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
330 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...A cold front will slowly move south through the area
today into tonight. Scattered to numerous showers and
thunderstorms will increase in advance of the front as it moves
through during max heating. Cooler air will begin moving in from
the north after midnight and overspread the area Thursday. Little
fog is expected each morning.

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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-232215-
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
330 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance Precip (%)     60           20           10
Temp (24H Trend)      90 (-5)      69 (-4)      89
RH % (24H Trend)      63 (+13)     87 (-10)     43
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NE  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       NE  5        NE  5        NE  7
Rain Duratn(hrs)      6            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.44         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     85                        80
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1793                      1697
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5883                      5566
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  3                     NE  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  6                     NE 14
Vent Index (metric)   5379                      10182
Vent Index (English)  35298                     77924
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         4
Stability             A            E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 AM         Continuing   1 PM
Precip End            Continuing   7 AM         7 PM
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      21           7            63

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds
up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Northeast winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-232215-
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
330 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None
Chance Precip (%)     50           10           0
Temp (24H Trend)      89 (-5)      66 (-7)      86
RH % (24H Trend)      62 (+10)     82 (-16)     43
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NE  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       N  6         NE  5        NE  7
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.22         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     84                        79
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1743                      1764
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5720                      5787
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  4                     NE  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  8                     NE 13
Vent Index (metric)   6972                      10584
Vent Index (English)  45760                     75231
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         4
Stability             A-B          E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 AM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   1 AM
Maximum LVORI                      5
Dispersion Index      28           5            61

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds
up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-232215-
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
330 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance Precip (%)     60           20           10
Temp (24H Trend)      90 (-2)      66 (-6)      88
RH % (24H Trend)      58 (+2)      83 (-14)     38
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NE  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      6            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.19         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     84                        80
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1837                      1821
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    6027                      5974
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  4                      NE  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  8                      NE 10
Vent Index (metric)   7348                      9105
Vent Index (English)  48216                     59740
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         4
Stability             A            F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 AM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   1 AM
Maximum LVORI                      5
Dispersion Index      31           3            67

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 80. East winds
up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East
winds around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-232215-
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
330 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     60           30           20
Temp (24H Trend)      90 (-3)      69 (-4)      88
RH % (24H Trend)      57 (+5)      92 (-5)      47
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NE  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      6            2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.35         0.01         0.02
SILT/500m MLT (F)     85                        82
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1964                      1824
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    6442                      5984
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  2                      NE  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  5                      NE 10
Vent Index (metric)   3928                      9120
Vent Index (English)  32210                     59840
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          2                         4
Stability             A            F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 AM         Continuing   1 PM
Precip End            Continuing   7 AM         7 PM
Maximum LVORI                      8
Dispersion Index      25           4            61

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds
up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-232215-
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
330 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     50           30           20
Temp (24H Trend)      91 (-1)      69 (-5)      88
RH % (24H Trend)      54 (+2)      93 (-4)      44
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NE  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      6            2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.20         0.01         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)     86                        82
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     2064                      1886
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    6772                      6188
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  3                      NE  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  6                      NE  9
Vent Index (metric)   6192                      7544
Vent Index (English)  40632                     55692
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         3
Stability             A            F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 AM         Continuing   1 PM
Precip End            Continuing   7 AM         7 PM
Maximum LVORI                      8
Dispersion Index      31           3            62

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds
up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-232215-
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
330 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     50           30           30
Temp (24H Trend)      91 (-2)      71 (-2)      88
RH % (24H Trend)      58 (+3)      95 (-3)      52
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NE  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE  8
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.13         0.09         0.10
SILT/500m MLT (F)     85                        83
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1922                      1818
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    6306                      5965
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  1                      NE  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  2                      NE 13
Vent Index (metric)   1922                      10908
Vent Index (English)  12612                     77545
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          1                         4
Stability             A            E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      7
Dispersion Index      17           3            46

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs around 80. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-232215-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
330 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     50           40           40
Temp (24H Trend)      90 (-3)      71 (-1)      87
RH % (24H Trend)      58 (+6)      99 (+1)      58
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.08         0.11         0.16
SILT/500m MLT (F)     85                        84
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1916                      1815
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    6285                      5954
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  2                      NE  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  3                      NE 10
Vent Index (metric)   3832                      9075
Vent Index (English)  18855                     59540
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          2                         4
Stability             A            F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      20           1            38

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs around 80. East winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around 70. Highs
in the upper 70s. Northeast winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 80. East winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-232215-
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
330 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     50           40           30
Temp (24H Trend)      91 (-1)      71 (-3)      89
RH % (24H Trend)      56 (+4)      98 (-1)      54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.08         0.13         0.19
SILT/500m MLT (F)     86                        85
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1982                      1947
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    6504                      6387
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  2                      NE  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  3                      NE  9
Vent Index (metric)   3964                      7788
Vent Index (English)  19512                     57483
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          2                         3
Stability             A            F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      9
Dispersion Index      23           1            37

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the mid 80s. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 80. East winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.

$$



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