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
444 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...LOOK FOR MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES FOR MUCH OF THE DAY. A COLD
FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE NORTHEAST...BRIEFLY BRINGING CLOUDS AND
SMALL RAIN CHANCES LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING. WINDS WILL
INCREASE ACROSS THE AREA BY LATE MORNING...WITH SUSTAINED WINDS NEAR
20 MPH AND GUSTS NEAR 30 MPH FOR THE NORTHWEST PORTIONS OF THE AREA.
WIDESPREAD FOG IS NOT ANTICIPATED TONIGHT.


ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-042315-
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...LAKE PROVIDENCE
444 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      76 (+5)      49 (-3)      74
RH % (24H TREND)      43 (-6)      84 (-11)     34
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W  7 G21                  N  6 G19
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 12 G24     NW  5 G17    N  9 G22
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNT(INS)      0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)     70                        65
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2605                      1999
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    8546                      6559
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW 10                     N  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 23                     N 16
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   26050                     13993
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  196558                    104944
STAG INDEX            2            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          5                         4
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-042315-
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...GOODMAN
444 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      76 (+6)      47 (-5)      72
RH % (24H TREND)      41 (-7)      90 (-1)      36
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W  7 G22                  NW  7 G21
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 14 G27     NW  7 G21    N 11 G24
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNT(INS)      0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)     68                        64
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2938                      2129
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    9638                      6984
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W 11                      NW 10
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 25                      NW 22
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   32318                     21290
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  240950                    153648
STAG INDEX            2            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          5                         5
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            1            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-042315-
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...BROOKSVILLE
444 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      75 (+3)      45 (-6)      71
RH % (24H TREND)      38 (-11)     89 (-7)      35
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W  6 G17                  NW  7 G19
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 12 G22     NW  5 G17    NW 10 G21
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNT(INS)      0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)     67                        63
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2792                      2386
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    9161                      7829
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W 10                      NW 10
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 23                      NW 23
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   27920                     23860
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  210703                    180067
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          5                         5
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         1            1            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-042315-
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...
MORTON
444 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      77 (+3)      48 (-5)      73
RH % (24H TREND)      33 (-14)     84 (-7)      34
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W  5 G17                  NW  6 G19
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 12 G22     NW  5 G17    NW 12 G23
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNT(INS)      0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)     68                        64
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2612                      2067
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    8568                      6783
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  9                     NW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 20                     NW 20
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   23508                     18603
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  171360                    135660
STAG INDEX            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          5                         5
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-042315-
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...SHUBUTA
444 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      77 (+2)      47 (-6)      73
RH % (24H TREND)      36 (-15)     87 (-4)      31
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   NW  7 G17                 NW  9 G21
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NW 12 G23    W  6         NW 14 G25
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNT(INS)      0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)     66                        64
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2580                      2283
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    8463                      7491
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  9                     NW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 20                     NW 21
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   23220                     20547
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  169260                    157311
STAG INDEX            3            2            2
CATEGORY DAY          5                         5
STABILITY             B            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-042315-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RAYVILLE...DELHI...TALLULAH...
WINNSBORO...JONESVILLE...HARRISONBURG...NEWELLTON...ST. JOSEPH...
WATERPROOF...VIDALIA...FERRIDAY...WEST FERRIDAY
444 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      78 (+5)      50 (-3)      75
RH % (24H TREND)      39 (-10)     85 (-8)      36
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   W  5                      N  5 G17
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 10 G19     LGT/VAR      N 10 G21
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNT(INS)      0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)     69                        65
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2618                      1886
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    8589                      6188
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  9                     N  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 20                     N 16
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   23562                     13202
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  171780                    99008
STAG INDEX            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          5                         4
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-042315-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORT GIBSON...CRYSTAL SPRINGS...
HAZLEHURST...WESSON...FAYETTE...NATCHEZ...BUDE...ROXIE...
MEADVILLE...BROOKHAVEN
444 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      76 (+2)      50 (-4)      73
RH % (24H TREND)      38 (-12)     86 (-4)      35
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   NW  5                     N  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NW 10 G20    LGT/VAR      NW 11 G22
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNT(INS)      0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)     68                        65
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2557                      1850
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    8388                      6068
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  8                     NW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 18                     NW 18
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   20456                     14800
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  150984                    109224
STAG INDEX            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          5                         4
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-042315-
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...HATTIESBURG
444 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      77 (+1)      49 (-6)      75
RH % (24H TREND)      35 (-17)     83 (-7)      28
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   NW  7                     N  7 G17
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NW 12 G22    LGT/VAR      NW 12 G22
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNT(INS)      0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)     67                        65
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2484                      2026
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    8151                      6648
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  8                     NW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 17                     NW 21
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   19872                     18234
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  138567                    139608
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          5                         5
STABILITY             B            E            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$



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