Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS54 KJAN 202003
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...
NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...AND CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
203 PM CST THU NOV 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...PATCHY LIGHT FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE SOUTHEAST FRIDAY
MORNING BUT ELSEWHERE NO SIGNIFICANT FOG DEVELOPMENT IS EXPECTED
FRIDAY OR SATURDAY MORNINGS. SURFACE RIDGING ALONG THE GULF COAST
WILL REMAIN DOMINANT OVER OUR AREA THROUGH FRIDAY BUT A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM BUT A SHORTWAVE MOVING ACROSS THE SOUTHERN PLAINS WILL BRING A
LOW CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN TONIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT IN THE WEST. RAIN
CHANCES WILL MAINLY BE LIMITED TO THE WEST THROUGH SATURDAY BUT A
STRENGTHENING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING WIDESPREAD STORMS...
SOME SEVERE...ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING. DRY
WEATHER IS EXPECTED MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED
THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH A RETURN TO COOLER THAN NORMAL TUESDAY
THROUGH THURSDAY.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-211030-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
203 PM CST THU NOV 20 2014

...EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS AND NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           33           19           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      46 (+9)      66 (+5)      47           72
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+3)     48 (-1)      95           49
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  4                     SE  8
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      LGT/VAR      SE  5        SE  4        SE  9 G16
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            2            1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        <0.10        0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  61                        61
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  951                       909
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3121                      2983
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S  9                      SE  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 21                      SE 13
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                8559                      5454
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               65541                     38779
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
STABILITY             F            C            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 AM
MAXIMUM LVORI         1            0            1            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  3            14           7            14

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-211030-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
203 PM CST THU NOV 20 2014

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     25           27           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      44 (+9)      65 (+5)      46           71
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+7)     50 (+1)      94           45
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   E  4                      SE  9
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      E  3         SE  6        SE  6        S 10 G17
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         <0.10        <0.10        0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  60                        59
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  974                       863
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3194                      2832
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  8                     SE  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 18                     SE 14
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                7792                      5178
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               57492                     39648
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         3
STABILITY             F            C            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         1            0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  3            13           8            16

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-211030-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
203 PM CST THU NOV 20 2014

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      40 (+7)      66 (+4)      41           68
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+15)    48 (+1)      93           46
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  3                     SE  9
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      LGT/VAR      SE  5        SE  5        SE  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         <0.10        0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  58                        56
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  1016                      855
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3333                      2804
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  6                     SE  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 13                     SE 13
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                6096                      5130
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               43329                     36452
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         3
STABILITY             F            C            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  2            7            10           16

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-211030-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
203 PM CST THU NOV 20 2014

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      43 (+7)      68 (+2)      44           73
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+9)     44 (+4)      92           48
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  4                     SE  9
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  3         SE  8        SE  5        SE  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         <0.10        0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  60                        60
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  1011                      880
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3316                      2886
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  8                     SE  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 18                     SE 13
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                8088                      5280
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               59688                     37518
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
STABILITY             F            C            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  4            14           9            13

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-211030-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
203 PM CST THU NOV 20 2014

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      39 (+6)      68 (+1)      40           70
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+2)     42 (-1)      97           48
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  3                     E  6
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      LGT/VAR      SE  5        E  3         SE  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  59                        58
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  1042                      876
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3420                      2875
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  6                     SE  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 14                     SE 13
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                6252                      5256
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               47880                     37375
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         3
STABILITY             F            B            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  3            5            8            12

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-211030-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
203 PM CST THU NOV 20 2014

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            32
TEMP (24H TREND)      46 (+8)      68 (+1)      47           73
RH % (24H TREND)      98 (+1)      45 (-1)      91           51
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  5                     SE  9
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  3        SE  8        SE  4        SE  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                                             2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         <0.10        0.00         <0.10
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  61                        63
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  948                       997
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3110                      3271
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  9                     S  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 21                     S 16
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                8532                      6979
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               65310                     52336
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
STABILITY             F            C            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 6 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         1            1            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  4            17           5            14

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-211030-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
203 PM CST THU NOV 20 2014

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            32
TEMP (24H TREND)      43 (+6)      69 (+1)      46           72
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+6)     42 (+2)      89           51
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  5                     SE  9
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  4         SE  9        SE  5        SE  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                                             2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00         <0.10
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  61                        63
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  990                       956
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3249                      3138
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  9                     SE  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 20                     SE 15
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                8910                      6692
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               64980                     47070
STAG INDEX            3            2            3            2
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
STABILITY             F            C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 6 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  6            13           9            13

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-211030-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
203 PM CST THU NOV 20 2014

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            26
TEMP (24H TREND)      41 (+6)      70 (+2)      44           70
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+5)     39 (0)       90           51
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   S  3                      SE  6
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      LGT/VAR      SE  8        SE  3        SE  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                                             2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00         <0.10
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  59                        61
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  1032                      921
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3387                      3020
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  7                     SE  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 16                     SE 13
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                7224                      5526
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               54192                     39260
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         3
STABILITY             F            C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 6 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  2            6            6            11

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$







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