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
513 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA BETWEEN 2PM TO 6PM THIS
AFTERNOON. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO FORM ALONG
THE FRONT AND AN ISOLATED STRONG THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE WITH
GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL THE PRIMARY IMPACTS. THE FRONT WILL BE
QUICK MOVING AND DURATION OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IS EXPECTED
TO BE BRIEF. WINDS QUICKLY SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST BEHIND THE FRONT.
WINDS ON THURSDAY ARE EXPECTED TO VERY BREEZY WITH SURFACE GUSTS
UPWARDS OF 35 MPH...WHICH WILL RESULT IN GOOD DISPERSION. DRY WEATHER
IS EXPECTED FROM THURSDAY THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH RH VALUES RANGING
FROM 30 TO 40 PERCENT.

RAIN CHANCES BEGIN TO INCREASE NEXT WEEK AS WE RETURN TO A S/SW FLOW.

ALZ001>003-042300-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...SHEFFIELD...
TUSCUMBIA...RUSSELLVILLE...RED BAY
513 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP                  73           48           69
RH %                  39           79           34
20FT WND MPH (AM)     W  8 G20                  NW 11 G21
20FT WND MPH (PM)     W 13 G22     NW  7        NW 13 G21
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP DURATION       1-2          0            0
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   8700                      6800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 28                      NW 26
LAL                   4            2            1
STABILITY CLASS       C            F            C
MAX LVORI                          5
DISPERSION            108 VERY GOOD             99 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ004-014-042300-
LAWRENCE-WINSTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOULTON...TOWN CREEK...HALEYVILLE
513 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP                  73           48           68
RH %                  37           82           34
20FT WND MPH (AM)     W  8 G18                  NW 10 G20
20FT WND MPH (PM)     W 13 G21     NW  6        NW 13 G21
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP DURATION       1-2          0            0
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   8500                      7200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 25                      NW 27
LAL                   4            3            1
STABILITY CLASS       C            F            C
MAX LVORI                          5
DISPERSION            98 GOOD                   100 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ005>007-016-042300-
LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...CULLMAN
513 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP                  72           46           67
RH %                  36           86           35
20FT WND MPH (AM)     W  8 G18                  NW 12 G23
20FT WND MPH (PM)     W 13 G22     NW  7        NW 14 G24
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           20           10
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP DURATION       1-2          0            0
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   8600                      7400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 24                      NW 27
LAL                   4            3            1
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            C
MAX LVORI                          6
DISPERSION            97 GOOD                   105 VERY GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ008>010-042300-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DE KALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBERTVILLE...BOAZ...GUNTERSVILLE...
ARAB...SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE...RAINSVILLE
513 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP                  71           44           63
RH %                  37           91           40
20FT WND MPH (AM)     W  9 G21                  NW 17 G32
20FT WND MPH (PM)     W 14 G24     NW 11 G22    NW 18 G31
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           50           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP DURATION       1-2          0            0
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.02         0.01
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   8400                      6700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 22                      NW 29
LAL                   4            3            1
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            D
MAX LVORI                          6
DISPERSION            87 GOOD                   99 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.


$$


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