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
338 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...Areas of dense fog will persist through the mid morning
hours across portions of the area today and will possible again
tonight into tomorrow morning. Otherwise, showers with some isolated
thunderstorms are ongoing mainly south of I-20 this morning and will
persist but gradually shift south through the early afternoon. A break
in the shower activity is expected tonight, but rain chances will
ramp back up Tuesday through Wednesday.

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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-182215-
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
338 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            40           80
Temp (24H Trend)      62 (+13)     52 (+7)      69
RH % (24H Trend)      74 (-15)     94 (-5)      78
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            12
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.08         0.69
SILT/500m MLT (F)     56                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     495                       487
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    1624                      1598
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  1                      S  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  2                      S  6
Vent Index (metric)   495                       1461
Vent Index (English)  3248                      9588
Stag Index            3            3            1
Category Day          1                         1
Stability             A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       12 AM        Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      9
Dispersion Index      3            1            7

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70.
Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in
the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Cooler. Lows
in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northeast winds up to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds up
to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-182215-
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
338 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Rain         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            30           80
Temp (24H Trend)      62 (+11)     52 (+7)      68
RH % (24H Trend)      74 (0)       91 (-8)      77
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            12
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.02         0.62
SILT/500m MLT (F)     55                        68
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     471                       483
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    1545                      1586
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  2                      S  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  3                      S  5
Vent Index (metric)   942                       966
Vent Index (English)  4635                      7930
Stag Index            3            3            1
Category Day          1                         1
Stability             A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       3 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      8
Dispersion Index      6            2            5

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs around 70. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Cooler. Lows
in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. North winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds up to
5 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-182215-
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
338 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Rain         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           60
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (+9)      52 (+6)      67
RH % (24H Trend)      75 (+17)     98 (-1)      76
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   0            6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.37
SILT/500m MLT (F)     56                        68
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     511                       463
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    1676                      1520
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  2                      S  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  5                      S  6
Vent Index (metric)   1022                      1389
Vent Index (English)  8380                      9120
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          1                         1
Stability             A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       3 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      8            1            6

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs around 60. North winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds up
to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-182215-
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
338 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Rain         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           30           50
Temp (24H Trend)      65 (+6)      56 (+6)      73
RH % (24H Trend)      78 (+15)     99 (0)       74
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.01         0.17
SILT/500m MLT (F)     60                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     553                       703
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    1814                      2307
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  2                     S  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW  3                     S  9
Vent Index (metric)   1106                      2812
Vent Index (English)  5442                      20763
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          1                         2
Stability             A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         12 AM        Continuing
Precip End            9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      6            1            17

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 60s.
Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Cooler. Lows
in the upper 40s. Highs around 60. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds up
to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-182215-
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
338 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Rain         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     30           20           40
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (+9)      55 (+7)      70
RH % (24H Trend)      81 (+19)     99 (0)       76
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            0            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.02         0.00         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)     62                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     537                       532
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    1762                      1746
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  1                      S  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  2                      S  8
Vent Index (metric)   537                       2128
Vent Index (English)  3524                      13968
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          1                         2
Stability             A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         3 AM         Continuing
Precip End            3 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      4            1            13

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 60s. South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 60. Southeast winds up to
5 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-182215-
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
338 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           30           60
Temp (24H Trend)      64 (+7)      57 (+8)      75
RH % (24H Trend)      80 (-6)      95 (-5)      72
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.01         0.04         0.17
SILT/500m MLT (F)     61                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     497                       836
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    1630                      2742
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  2                     S  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  3                     S 12
Vent Index (metric)   994                       4180
Vent Index (English)  4890                      32904
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          1                         3
Stability             A-B          F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         12 AM        Continuing
Precip End            9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      9
Dispersion Index      5            1            22

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely. Cooler. Lows in
the upper 40s. Highs around 60. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. East winds around
5 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-182215-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
338 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Rain         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           30           40
Temp (24H Trend)      66 (+4)      60 (+6)      75
RH % (24H Trend)      84 (+3)      100 (+1)     71
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            1            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.04         0.01         0.05
SILT/500m MLT (F)     65                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     558                       822
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    1830                      2696
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  1                     S  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW  2                     S 12
Vent Index (metric)   558                       4110
Vent Index (English)  3660                      32352
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          1                         3
Stability             A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         12 AM        Continuing
Precip End            3 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      4            1            24

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Cooler. Lows
in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds up
to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-182215-
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
338 AM CST Mon Dec 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Rain         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           20           30
Temp (24H Trend)      67 (+7)      60 (+7)      75
RH % (24H Trend)      87 (+12)     100 (+1)     75
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            0            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.12         0.00         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)     67                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     500                       696
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    1639                      2282
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  1                      S  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  1                      S  9
Vent Index (metric)   500                       2784
Vent Index (English)  1639                      20538
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          1                         2
Stability             A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         3 AM         Continuing
Precip End            6 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      3            3            20

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South
winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds
up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds up
to 5 mph.

$$


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