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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN ALABAMA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
432 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW WILL INCREASE THIS AFTERNOON AHEAD OF A
COLD FRONT PUSHING SOUTH INTO THE AREA.  IN RESPONSE...SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND STORMS THIS AFTERNOON WILL INCREASE IN COVERAGE TONIGHT
BECOMING NUMEROUS OVER NORTHERN ALABAMA. SOME OF THESE STORMS COULD
BE SEVERE. LOWER DISPERSION INDEX VALUES ARE EXPECTED ON TUESDAY...AS
TRANSPORT WINDS LESSEN AND MIXING HEIGHTS DROP TO AROUND 4000 FEET.
DUE TO COOLER AIR IN PLACE BEHIND THE FRONT ON TUESDAY...AFTERNOON
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL REMAIN HIGH.

ALZ001>005-007-016-142130-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...DECATUR...CULLMAN
432 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP                  93           70           85
RH %                  40           100          49
20FT WND MPH (AM)     SW 5-9 G12                LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     SW 5-9       LGT/VAR      NW 5-9
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           90           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0-3          3-6          2-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.17         0.60         0.13
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4500                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 17                      N 10
LAL                   3            5            4
STABILITY CLASS       C            D            C
MAX LVORI                          9
DISPERSION            52 GEN GOOD               34 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ006-008>010-142130-
MADISON-MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...GUNTERSVILLE...
SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE
432 AM CDT MON JUL 14 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP                  92           69           83
RH %                  42           99           55
20FT WND MPH (AM)     SW 6-10 G16               W 3-7 G12
20FT WND MPH (PM)     SW 6-10 G16  LGT/VAR      NW 5-9 G14
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           90           80
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0-3          3-6          2-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.37         0.24
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5200                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 17                      NW  8
LAL                   3            5            4
STABILITY CLASS       C            D            C
MAX LVORI                          9
DISPERSION            52 GEN GOOD               24 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS 82 TO 88. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.


$$
KTW



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