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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6
000
FNUS54 KMEG 280857
FWFMEG

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE MIDSOUTH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
357 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A LARGE UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DROP SOUTH FROM THE
GREAT LAKES INTO THE OHIO VALLEY TODAY. AN ASSOCIATED SURFACE COLD
FRONT WILL DROP THROUGH THE MIDSOUTH LATE THIS AFTERNOON, BRINGING A
REINFORCING PUSH OF COOL AND DRIER AIR.

DAYTIME TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO BELOW NORMAL LEVELS ON THURSDAY,
WITH INCREASED CLOUDS HELPING TO KEEP TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL
THROUGH SATURDAY. MIDSOUTH RAIN CHANCES WILL REMAIN LIMITED OVER
AREAS OUTSIDE OF THE TENNESSEE RIVER VALLEY.

ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO THE MIDSOUTH BY SUNDAY, AND
PERSIST THROUGH AT LEAST THE MIDDLE PART OF NEXT WEEK.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-282315-
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-
POINSETT-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING...MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...NORTHEAST ARKANSAS
357 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      80 (0)       53 (-1)      74
RH % (24H TREND)      38 (+11)     85 (+5)      47
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   SW 4-8                    N 5-9
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NW 6-10      N 5-9        N 7-11
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1509                      1670
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4951                      5478
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    1595                      1757
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   5233                      5765
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  8                     N 10
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 17                     N 22
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     12760                     17570
CATEGORY DAY          4                         5
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 79                        65
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  W  9                      N  8
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  W 19                      N 18
DISPERSION INDEX      59           12           59
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4            4            3
STABILITY             C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-282315-
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-
INCLUDING...EAST-CENTRAL ARKANSAS...ST. FRANCIS NATIONAL FOREST
357 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      84 (+4)      54 (0)       75
RH % (24H TREND)      33 (+8)      83 (+1)      45
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   SW 2-6                    N 4-8
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   W 6-10       N 5-9        N 7-11
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1914                      1816
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6279                      5957
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    1976                      1878
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   6483                      6162
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W 10                      N 10
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 22                      N 22
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     19760                     18780
CATEGORY DAY          5                         5
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 81                        66
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  W  8                      N  8
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  W 17                      N 18
DISPERSION INDEX      65           35           56
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5            4            3
STABILITY             C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-282315-
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT NORTH
357 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            10
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (+1)      51 (0)       70
RH % (24H TREND)      41 (+12)     89 (-2)      54
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   SW 3-7                    NW 4-8
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   W 7-11       N 5-9        N 6-10
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1587                      1696
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5206                      5564
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    1708                      1818
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   5603                      5963
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W  9                      N  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 21                      N 20
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     15372                     16362
CATEGORY DAY          4                         5
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 77                        62
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  W 10                      NW  7
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  W 22                      NW 15
DISPERSION INDEX      76           20           55
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4            4            2
STABILITY             C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-282315-
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT SOUTH
357 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      82 (+3)      52 (0)       72
RH % (24H TREND)      34 (+8)      86 (-5)      50
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   SW 2-6                    N 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   W 7-11       N 5-9        N 7-11
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    2153                      1820
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7065                      5972
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2275                      1943
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   7463                      6373
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W 11                      N  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 24                      N 20
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     25025                     17487
CATEGORY DAY          5                         5
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 79                        63
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  W  8                      NW  7
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  W 19                      NW 16
DISPERSION INDEX      79           29           55
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4            4            2
STABILITY             C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5 MPH
LATE IN THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-282315-
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-
INCLUDING...NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI...
SOUTH UNIT HOLLY SPRINGS NATIONAL FOREST
357 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      85 (+3)      54 (+1)      75
RH % (24H TREND)      29 (+6)      82 (-6)      42
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   N 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   W 5-9        NW 4-8       N 6-10
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1954                      1876
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6411                      6154
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2026                      1948
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   6647                      6390
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W  8                      N  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 18                      N 18
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     16208                     15584
CATEGORY DAY          5                         4
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 79                        66
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  W  6                      N  7
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  W 12                      N 16
DISPERSION INDEX      53           45           53
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5            3            4
STABILITY             B            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING NORTH LATE IN THE MORNING.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-282315-
ALCORN-BENTON MS-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-ITAWAMBA-LAFAYETTE-LEE MS-
MARSHALL-MONROE-PONTOTOC-PRENTISS-TIPPAH-TISHOMINGO-UNION-
INCLUDING...NORTH MISSISSIPPI PORTION NATCHEZ TRACE PARKWAY...
NORTH UNIT HOLLY SPRINGS NATIONAL FOREST...
NORTH UNIT TOMBIGBEE NATIONAL FOREST...NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI
357 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      84 (+1)      54 (0)       74
RH % (24H TREND)      28 (+6)      81 (-3)      42
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   N 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   W 4-8        NW 3-7       N 5-9
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1704                      1840
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5592                      6037
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    1828                      1964
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   5998                      6444
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W  7                      NW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 16                      NW 17
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     12796                     15712
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 77                        64
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  W  5                      N  6
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  W 12                      N 14
DISPERSION INDEX      41           41           50
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5            3            3
STABILITY             B            F            B
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND
VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
40 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.