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
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

.DISCUSSION...DENSE FOG ONGOING ACROSS SOUTH AND SOUTHEAST
FIRE DISTRICTS THIS MORNING AS VISIBILITIES HAVE BEEN REDUCED
DOWN TO 1/2 TO 1/4 MILE AT TIMES. THIS WILL SEVERELY LIMIT
ANY SMOKE DISPERSION THROUGH THE DAWN HOURS TO MID MORNING.
BETTER MIXING IN EXPECTED BY MID MORNING WITH WINDS OUT OF THE
SOUTH.

FOR THE REST OF TODAY, A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION
AND NW DELTA AREAS WILL BE MOST LIKELY REGION FOR SHOWERS
AND A FEW TSTORMS. COLD FRONT AND ASSOCIATED RAIN BAND WILL STAY
NORTH OF I-20 THROUGH 6AM WEDNESDAY WITH LIGHTER AMOUNTS SOUTH
OF I-20 WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

ANOTHER ROUND OF FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE FOR SOUTH MISSISSIPPI
WEDNESDAY MORNING BEFORE THE FRONT ARRIVES. A NOTABLE WIND
SHIFT WILL TAKE PLACE WITH THE FRONT AS IT MOVES THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-282215-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

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

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     39           85           23
TEMP (24H TREND)      80 (-8)      54 (-7)      69
RH % (24H TREND)      52 (+13)     100 (0)      41
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  4                      N  8
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SW  6        W  3         NE 10 G19
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            11           2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.25-0.50    0.50-1.00    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     73                        62
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1715                      1077
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5625                      3532
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  6                     NE  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 14                     NE 15
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   10290                     7539
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  78750                     52980
STAG INDEX            3            1            2
CATEGORY DAY          4                         3
STABILITY             C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  26           2            27

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-282215-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     27           90           22
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (-7)      54 (-7)      68
RH % (24H TREND)      52 (+15)     100 (0)      38
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  8                      N  6
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SW  9        NW  4        N 10 G17
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            9            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.50-1.00    0.50-1.00    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     74                        61
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1826                      925
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5990                      3035
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  6                     NE  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 14                     NE 14
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   10956                     5550
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  83860                     42490
STAG INDEX            3            1            2
CATEGORY DAY          4                         3
STABILITY             C            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  25           4            27

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-282215-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            82           49
TEMP (24H TREND)      80 (-6)      55 (-4)      69
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (+13)     100 (0)      42
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  5                      N  6
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SW  8        W  3         N  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                   8            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.50-1.00    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     73                        60
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1807                      508
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5929                      1666
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  4                     NE  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  9                     NE  9
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   7228                      2032
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  53361                     14994
STAG INDEX            3            1            2
CATEGORY DAY          3                         2
STABILITY             C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   1 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  21           4            19

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-282215-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            65           43
TEMP (24H TREND)      80 (-7)      57 (-3)      72
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (+12)     100 (0)      42
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  4                      N  5
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SW  8        LGT/VAR      N  9 G16
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                   6            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.25-0.50    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     73                        66
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1761                      719
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5778                      2359
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  4                     N  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  9                     N  9
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   7044                      2876
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  52002                     21231
STAG INDEX            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          3                         2
STABILITY             C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   1 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  19           3            14

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-282215-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            44           56
TEMP (24H TREND)      80 (-6)      58 (+1)      73
RH % (24H TREND)      48 (+11)     100 (0)      51
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  3                      N  4
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  6         LGT/VAR      N  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                   2            5
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.10-0.25    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     72                        69
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1747                      1009
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5732                      3309
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  2                     N  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  5                     N  9
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3494                      4036
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  28660                     29781
STAG INDEX            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          2                         3
STABILITY             C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         10           0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  11           4            16

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-282215-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            45           28
TEMP (24H TREND)      82 (-5)      58 (-3)      73
RH % (24H TREND)      47 (+2)      100 (0)      43
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  3                      N  5
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  6         LGT/VAR      NE  9 G16
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                   4            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.10-0.25    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     73                        67
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1726                      807
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5662                      2649
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  5                     N  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     N 12
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   8630                      4035
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  67944                     31788
STAG INDEX            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          4                         3
STABILITY             C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   1 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  20           3            15

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-282215-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            23           32
TEMP (24H TREND)      81 (-4)      60 (-1)      73
RH % (24H TREND)      49 (+8)      100 (0)      48
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  3                      NW  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  5         LGT/VAR      N  9 G16
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                   1            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         <0.10        0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     72                        71
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1556                      1080
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5106                      3543
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  4                      NW  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      NW  8
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   6224                      4320
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  45954                     28344
STAG INDEX            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          3                         3
STABILITY             C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  15           4            13

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-282215-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
412 AM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            42
TEMP (24H TREND)      81 (-4)      61 (+1)      76
RH % (24H TREND)      46 (+4)      100 (0)      49
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   NW  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  4         LGT/VAR      N  8
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                                2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         <0.10        0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     72                        73
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1688                      1439
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5539                      4722
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  2                      NW  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  5                      NW  8
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3376                      5756
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  27695                     37776
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         3
STABILITY             B            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 AM
PRECIP END                                      6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         10           0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  9            3            15

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$







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