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
502 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...

WIDESPREAD LIGHT RAIN WILL BEGIN TO PUSH INTO THE FORECAST AREA
THIS AFTERNOON...AS MOISTURE INCREASES IN THE SOUTHERLY FLOW AT
THE SURFACE. RAIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS AND
MOVE OUT OF THE AREA BY MONDAY AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHTS WILL
LIFT...WITH TRANSPORT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST BY THE AFTERNOON
ON MONDAY...CREATING FAIR DISPERSION VALUES. WIDESPREAD WETTING
RAINS WILL MOVE BACK INTO THE AREA BY TUESDAY AS A COLD FRONT
APPROACHES THE AREA. RAIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING
AND THEN BEGIN TO TRANSITION TO FROZEN PRECIP BY THE AFTERNOON
AS THE COLD FRONT PUSHES THROUGH THE AREA. PRECIP WILL TAPER
OFF AND END AS LIGHT SNOW BY THURSDAY AFTERNOON.


ALZ001>005-007-016-012230-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...DECATUR...CULLMAN
502 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP                  53           37           47
RH %                  74           100          65
20FT WND MPH (AM)     SE  5                     NE  6
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     90           90           60
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP DURATION       3-4          3-4          2-3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.16         0.29
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1500                      2200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  7                      NE  7
LAL                   1            1            1
STABILITY CLASS       C            D            D
MAX LVORI                          10
DISPERSION            10 POOR                   24 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ006-008>010-012230-
MADISON-MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...GUNTERSVILLE...
SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE
502 AM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP                  51           38           46
RH %                  71           100          68
20FT WND MPH (AM)     SE  5                     N  5
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           90           50
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP DURATION       3-4          3-4          2-3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.10         0.26
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1300                      2000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  6                     N  5
LAL                   1            1            1
STABILITY CLASS       C            D            D
MAX LVORI                          10
DISPERSION            9 POOR                    15 GEN POOR

REMARKS...NONE.


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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM
RH 100 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 78 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS OR FREEZING RAIN OR CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT. COOLER. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 77 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND SNOW. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT. MUCH COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
MAXIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. MAXIMUM
RH 69 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
68 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.


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