Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Jackson, MS

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Extreme Southeast Arkansas,
Northeast Louisiana, and Central Mississippi
National Weather Service Jackson MS
312 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...Clouds will continue to increase through tonight and
tomorrow. Fog issues are not expected Saturday morning. Afternoon
showers will be possible tomorrow, particularly in the southwest
zones. A cold front will move through the region on Sunday and
bring more substantial rainfall.


Use the following link for a graphical forecast of LVORI indices:
http://www.weather.gov/jan/fire_weather_lvori

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-211015-
Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, and Lake Providence
312 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           40           40           90
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (+9)      83 (+3)      67           77
RH % (24H Trend)      95 (0)       58 (+15)     100          74
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  6                     S  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SE  7        SE  8        SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            2            12
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.09         0.04         1.48
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  76                        75
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1596                      1170
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5237                      3837
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  7                      S  6
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 16                      S 13
Vent Index (metric)                11172                     7020
Vent Index (English)               83792                     49881
Stag Index            3            3            3            1
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         7
Dispersion Index      1            64           6            30

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-211015-
Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Washington-Humphreys-
Holmes-
Including the cities of Cleveland, Indianola, Ruleville,
Greenwood, Grenada, Vaiden, North Carrollton, Carrollton,
Greenville, Belzoni, Isola, Durant, Tchula, Lexington, Pickens,
and Goodman
312 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           20           20           80
Temp (24H Trend)      60 (+9)      84 (+4)      66           78
RH % (24H Trend)      84 (-11)     50 (+8)      98           71
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  8                     S  9
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  5        SE  8        SE  8        SE  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            2            12
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.01         0.00         1.31
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  77                        75
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1775                      1148
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5824                      3767
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  8                      S  8
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 17                      S 18
Vent Index (metric)                14200                     9184
Vent Index (English)               99008                     67806
Stag Index            3            3            3            1
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             E            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         5                         7
Dispersion Index      1            65           4            44

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
West winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 70. South
winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-211015-
Montgomery-Webster-Clay-Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Attala-Winston-
Noxubee-
Including the cities of Winona, Eupora, Maben, Mathiston,
West Point, Columbus, Ackerman, Weir, Starkville, Kosciusko,
Louisville, Macon, and Brooksville
312 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            10           0            70
Temp (24H Trend)      55 (+9)      83 (+4)      63           79
RH % (24H Trend)      78 (-18)     50 (+7)      98           67
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  6                     SE  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SE  5        SE  5        SE  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                             6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.63
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  76                        73
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1598                      994
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5243                      3260
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SE  7                     SE  6
Transport Wnd (mph)                SE 15                     SE 14
Vent Index (metric)                11186                     5964
Vent Index (English)               78645                     45640
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             F            C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                                 7 AM
Precip End                                                   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         5                         8
Dispersion Index      0            68           4            31

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds up
to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the upper 60s. South
winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-211015-
Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-Madison MS-Leake-Warren-Hinds-Rankin-
Scott-
Including the cities of Mayersville, Rolling Fork, Anguilla,
Yazoo City, Ridgeland, Madison, Canton, Carthage, Vicksburg,
Jackson, Pearl, Brandon, Richland, Forest, and Morton
312 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           30           20           80
Temp (24H Trend)      60 (+7)      84 (+3)      65           79
RH % (24H Trend)      87 (-9)      55 (+9)      98           71
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  7                     SE  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SE  7        SE  7        SE  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            1            11
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.02         0.00         1.16
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  77                        75
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1651                      1111
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5418                      3645
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SE  7                     S  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                SE 15                     S 16
Vent Index (metric)                11557                     7777
Vent Index (English)               81270                     58320
Stag Index            3            3            3            1
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             E            C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         6                         7
Dispersion Index      2            62           4            36

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 70.
Northwest winds up to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
mid 60s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-211015-
Neshoba-Kemper-Newton-Lauderdale-Jasper-Clarke-
Including the cities of Philadelphia, Pearl River, De Kalb,
Scooba, Newton, Union, Decatur, Conehatta, Meridian, Bay Springs,
Heidelberg, Quitman, Stonewall, and Shubuta
312 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            10           10           70
Temp (24H Trend)      57 (+6)      83 (+2)      64           79
RH % (24H Trend)      78 (-17)     52 (+7)      97           69
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  5                     SE  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SE  6        Lgt/Var      SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                             6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.66
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  76                        74
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1563                      1045
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5127                      3428
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SE  6                     SE  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                SE 14                     SE 15
Vent Index (metric)                9378                      7315
Vent Index (English)               71778                     51420
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             F            C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                                 7 AM
Precip End                                                   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         5                         8
Dispersion Index      0            63           6            34

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 70.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
South winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-211015-
Richland-Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-Concordia-
Including the cities of Rayville, Delhi, Tallulah, Winnsboro,
Jonesville, Harrisonburg, Newellton, St. Joseph, Waterproof,
Vidalia, Ferriday, and West Ferriday
312 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           40           30           80
Temp (24H Trend)      65 (+7)      85 (+3)      68           78
RH % (24H Trend)      96 (+1)      56 (+9)      100          70
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  6                     S  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SE  7        SE  7        SW  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            2            12
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.12         0.05         1.08
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  77                        76
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1683                      1032
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5522                      3387
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  7                      S  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 16                      S 12
Vent Index (metric)                11781                     5160
Vent Index (English)               88352                     40644
Stag Index            3            3            3            1
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             E            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       11 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         7
Dispersion Index      1            64           9            27

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-211015-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
312 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           40           20           90
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (+5)      84 (+3)      67           78
RH % (24H Trend)      94 (-1)      62 (+11)     100          75
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  6                     SE  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SE  5        SE  6        SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            1            11
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.07         0.01         1.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  76                        75
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1590                      953
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5217                      3126
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SE  7                     S  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                SE 15                     S 15
Vent Index (metric)                11130                     6671
Vent Index (English)               78255                     46890
Stag Index            3            3            3            1
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             F            C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         7                         7
Dispersion Index      3            60           11           30

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 70.
Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-211015-
Simpson-Smith-Lawrence-Jefferson Davis-Covington-Jones-Marion-
Lamar-Forrest-
Including the cities of Magee, Mendenhall, Taylorsville, Raleigh,
Monticello, New Hebron, Prentiss, Bassfield, Collins,
Mount Olive, Laurel, Columbia, West Hattiesburg, Lumberton,
Purvis, and Hattiesburg
312 PM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            40           10           80
Temp (24H Trend)      61 (+6)      83 (+2)      67           79
RH % (24H Trend)      88 (-7)      60 (+10)     99           72
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  5                     SE  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            0            7
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.02         0.00         1.02
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  77                        74
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1498                      928
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4915                      3044
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SE  7                     SE  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                SE 15                     SE 15
Vent Index (metric)                10486                     6496
Vent Index (English)               73725                     45660
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             F            C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       1 PM         Continuing   7 AM
Precip End                         Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
Maximum LVORI         7                         7
Dispersion Index      1            46           5            34

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 70. South
winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. South winds up to 10 mph.

$$



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