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
336 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...Moisture will continue to increase across the area
Friday and Saturday. Chances for showers and thunderstorms will
increase across all districts late Friday night into Saturday. A
few of these storms could be severe during this time. Although
some patchy fog will be possible early Friday morning, widespread
fog formation is not anticipated through Saturday morning.

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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-241015-
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
336 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           20           90           60
Temp (24H Trend)      62 (+7)      82 (0)       62           77
RH % (24H Trend)      96 (+17)     48 (+13)     93           43
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 12 G20                  SW 10 G18
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  7         S 14 G25     S 13 G23     SW  9 G17
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            7            5
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.99         0.07
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  67                        67
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1650                      1814
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5413                      5950
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 13                      SW  9
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 29                      SW 21
Vent Index (metric)                21450                     16326
Vent Index (English)               156977                    124950
Stag Index            2            2            2            2
Category Day                       5                         5
Stability             D            D            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   7 PM
Maximum LVORI         5                         5
Dispersion Index      4            88           27           86

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-241015-
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
336 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           80           70
Temp (24H Trend)      61 (+8)      81 (+1)      62           77
RH % (24H Trend)      97 (+32)     52 (+18)     94           51
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 12 G22                  S 13 G20
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  7        S 14 G26     S 15 G25     SW 11 G19
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                6            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.78         0.19
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  69                        68
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1600                      1611
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5250                      5287
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 14                      SW 10
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 31                      SW 22
Vent Index (metric)                22400                     16110
Vent Index (English)               162750                    116314
Stag Index            2            2            2            0
Category Day                       5                         5
Stability             D            D            D            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    7 PM         Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         5                         5
Dispersion Index      4            92           26           65

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-241015-
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
336 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            10           40           70
Temp (24H Trend)      58 (+11)     78 (0)       59           75
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+30)    53 (+18)     94           60
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE 10                     S 10
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  7        S 11         S 10         S  9 G17
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                2            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.22         0.39
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  67                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1390                      1423
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4560                      4670
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 16
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 25                      S 36
Vent Index (metric)                15290                     22768
Vent Index (English)               114000                    168120
Stag Index            2            2            2            0
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             D            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    10 PM        Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         5                         5
Dispersion Index      6            72           29           101

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South 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. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West
winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-241015-
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
336 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           70           70
Temp (24H Trend)      60 (+6)      81 (-2)      61           78
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (+23)     51 (+17)     94           56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 11 G18                  S 11
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  7        S 13 G21     S 13 G20     SW 10 G17
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                6            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.74         0.28
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  69                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1592                      1560
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5224                      5117
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 13                      SW 14
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 30                      SW 32
Vent Index (metric)                20696                     21840
Vent Index (English)               156720                    163744
Stag Index            2            2            2            0
Category Day                       5                         5
Stability             D            D            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    10 PM        Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         5                         5
Dispersion Index      5            88           23           109

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-241015-
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
336 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           30           80
Temp (24H Trend)      59 (+10)     78 (-3)      60           77
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+21)    54 (+18)     97           61
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  9                     S  9
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  7        S 10 G17     S  9         S  9
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                2            11
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.12         0.64
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  67                        68
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1390                      1432
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4560                      4697
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 24                      S 28
Vent Index (metric)                15290                     17184
Vent Index (English)               109440                    131516
Stag Index            3            2            2            0
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             D            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    10 PM        Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         5                         5
Dispersion Index      12           66           27           76

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs around 80. South winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-241015-
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
336 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           20           90           60
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (+5)      82 (-2)      63           80
RH % (24H Trend)      94 (+11)     49 (+15)     93           54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 12                      SW 11
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  8         S 14 G24     S 13 G22     SW 10
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            7            5
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.92         0.09
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  68                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1509                      1654
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4950                      5427
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 12                      SW 12
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 28                      SW 26
Vent Index (metric)                18108                     19848
Vent Index (English)               138600                    141102
Stag Index            2            2            2            2
Category Day                       5                         5
Stability             D            D            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         5                         5
Dispersion Index      4            83           23           95

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-241015-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
336 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           20           80           70
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (+5)      82 (-2)      64           80
RH % (24H Trend)      97 (+15)     50 (+17)     91           56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE 10 G18                 S  9
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  7        S 12 G19     S 11 G20     SW  9
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            5            8
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.78         0.26
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  69                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1486                      1492
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4876                      4895
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 13                      SW 12
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 29                      SW 28
Vent Index (metric)                19318                     17904
Vent Index (English)               141404                    137060
Stag Index            2            2            2            0
Category Day                       5                         5
Stability             D            D            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       1 PM         10 PM        Continuing
Precip End                         7 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         5                         6
Dispersion Index      3            84           15           100

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-241015-
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
336 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           20           40           80
Temp (24H Trend)      61 (+6)      80 (-4)      61           79
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+16)    55 (+21)     94           57
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  9 G17                 S  9
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  7        S 10 G18     SE 10        S  8
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            2            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.29         0.68
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  69                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1372                      1508
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4501                      4948
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 25                      S 26
Vent Index (metric)                15092                     18096
Vent Index (English)               112525                    128648
Stag Index            3            2            2            0
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             D            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       1 PM         10 PM        Continuing
Precip End                         7 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         5                         5
Dispersion Index      4            67           21           79

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$



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