Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Extreme Southeast Arkansas,
Northeast Louisiana, and Central Mississippi
National Weather Service Jackson MS
351 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

.DISCUSSION...Dry weather will continue through tonight, but an
approaching cold front will bring rain chances back into the area
Friday. Patchy fog will be seen both this morning and again Friday
morning.

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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-152215-
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
351 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           60
Temp (24H Trend)      80 (+11)     58 (-1)      63
RH % (24H Trend)      57 (-28)     99 (0)       62
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SW  9 G18                 W  7 G17
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SW 12 G25    S  9         N 11 G22
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                7
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.05
SILT/500m MLT (F)     69                        59
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1013                      796
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3322                      2613
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SW 12                     NE  9
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 26                     NE 21
Vent Index (metric)   12156                     7164
Vent Index (English)  86372                     54873
Stag Index            2            2            2
Category Day          4                         3
Stability             C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       3 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      7
Dispersion Index      66           17           42

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 60. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Warmer. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds
up to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-152215-
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
351 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Rain         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           20           60
Temp (24H Trend)      79 (+11)     56 (-3)      63
RH % (24H Trend)      57 (-25)     100 (+1)     63
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SW 11 G20                 W  9 G20
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SW 14 G26    S 10         N 12 G23
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   0            7
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.06
SILT/500m MLT (F)     69                        58
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1086                      732
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3564                      2401
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SW 13                     NE  9
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 29                     NE 20
Vent Index (metric)   14118                     6588
Vent Index (English)  103356                    48020
Stag Index            2            2            2
Category Day          4                         3
Stability             D            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       3 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      5
Dispersion Index      66           16           39

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Warmer. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds
5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds
5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-152215-
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
351 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           60
Temp (24H Trend)      79 (+12)     59 (-1)      66
RH % (24H Trend)      56 (-26)     99 (-1)      60
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SW  8                     W  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SW  9 G19    S  7         N  7
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.05
SILT/500m MLT (F)     69                        61
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1088                      739
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3570                      2425
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SW 10                     N  7
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 23                     N 16
Vent Index (metric)   10880                     5173
Vent Index (English)  82110                     38800
Stag Index            2            3            3
Category Day          4                         3
Stability             C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       3 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      65           13           33

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Warmer. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-152215-
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
351 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           60
Temp (24H Trend)      81 (+7)      60 (-2)      69
RH % (24H Trend)      52 (-18)     99 (+1)      63
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S  9 G18                  SW  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SW 12 G24    S  8         N  8 G18
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.04
SILT/500m MLT (F)     69                        63
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1230                      773
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4036                      2536
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SW 11                     NW  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 25                     NW 13
Vent Index (metric)   13530                     4638
Vent Index (English)  100900                    32968
Stag Index            2            3            3
Category Day          4                         3
Stability             C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    6 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      68           15           25

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in
the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs around 70. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-152215-
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
351 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           60
Temp (24H Trend)      80 (+10)     60 (-1)      71
RH % (24H Trend)      55 (-22)     100 (0)      63
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SW  7                     SW  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SW  9 G19    S  7         NW  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                5
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)     69                        64
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1072                      888
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3516                      2913
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SW 10                     NW  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 23                     NW 12
Vent Index (metric)   10720                     4440
Vent Index (English)  80868                     34956
Stag Index            2            3            3
Category Day          4                         3
Stability             C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    6 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      8
Dispersion Index      66           15           26

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-152215-
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
351 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           60
Temp (24H Trend)      81 (+8)      61 (-1)      70
RH % (24H Trend)      54 (-23)     99 (0)       63
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S  9 G17                  SW  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SW 12 G25    S  8         N  9 G19
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.04
SILT/500m MLT (F)     69                        64
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1099                      823
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3604                      2699
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SW 12                     N  7
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 26                     N 15
Vent Index (metric)   13188                     5761
Vent Index (English)  93704                     40485
Stag Index            2            2            3
Category Day          4                         3
Stability             C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    6 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      5
Dispersion Index      66           23           29

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs around 70. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-152215-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
351 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           50
Temp (24H Trend)      81 (+5)      61 (-2)      72
RH % (24H Trend)      53 (-13)     99 (+1)      66
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S  8                      SW  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S 11 G21     S  7         NW  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)     69                        66
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1230                      915
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4035                      3001
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SW 11                     NW  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 24                     NW 10
Vent Index (metric)   13530                     4575
Vent Index (English)  96840                     30010
Stag Index            2            3            3
Category Day          4                         3
Stability             C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    9 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      63           16           22

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows
in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows around 60.
Highs in the lower 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-152215-
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
351 AM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           30
Temp (24H Trend)      81 (+9)      61 (-2)      75
RH % (24H Trend)      54 (-21)     100 (0)      62
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S  6                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  9 G18     S  6         Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.02
SILT/500m MLT (F)     70                        66
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1236                      1092
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4054                      3582
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SW  9                     NW  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 21                     NW 10
Vent Index (metric)   11124                     5460
Vent Index (English)  85134                     35820
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          4                         3
Stability             C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    9 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      9
Dispersion Index      66           10           25

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers. Lows
in the mid 50s. Highs around 70. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph.

$$



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