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
457 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...Areas of fog will develop across the region early this morning
with some patchy dense fog. Look for rain to redevelop this afternoon and continue
into the weekend. It will remain moist with above normal temperatures
through Saturday. The next front will move into the area Saturday, bringing a chance of
severe storms Saturday afternoon and evng.


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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-232300-
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
457 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     50           60           60
Temp (24H Trend)      78 (+20)     65 (+14)     80
RH % (24H Trend)      68 (-14)     100 (+2)     58
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S  5                      S 11 G21
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  5         Lgt/Var      S 17 G28
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            6            6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.11         0.23         0.17
SILT/500m MLT (F)     71                        71
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1216                      1228
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3989                      4030
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  6                      S 14
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 13                      S 31
Vent Index (metric)   7296                      17192
Vent Index (English)  51857                     124930
Stag Index            3            3            2
Category Day          3                         5
Stability             C            E            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      7
Dispersion Index      31           3            79

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

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

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-232300-
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
457 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           60           60
Temp (24H Trend)      80 (+19)     64 (+10)     81
RH % (24H Trend)      60 (-23)     100 (+2)     57
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S  6                      S 13 G23
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  6         SE  5        S 17 G27
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            4            6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.06         0.34         0.18
SILT/500m MLT (F)     69                        71
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1284                      1332
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4213                      4369
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  5                      S 13
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 10                      S 29
Vent Index (metric)   6420                      17316
Vent Index (English)  42130                     126701
Stag Index            3            3            2
Category Day          3                         5
Stability             C            E            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      31           4            76

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

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

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-232300-
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
457 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           50           50
Temp (24H Trend)      80 (-1)      64 (+1)      80
RH % (24H Trend)      50 (-5)      99 (+5)      57
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   S 10
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  5         Lgt/Var      S 13
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.25         0.10
SILT/500m MLT (F)     68                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1325                      1318
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4346                      4323
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  5                      S 11
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 10                      S 24
Vent Index (metric)   6625                      14498
Vent Index (English)  43460                     103752
Stag Index            3            3            2
Category Day          3                         4
Stability             C            E            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          3 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      43           7            67

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain showers and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-232300-
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
457 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           50           50
Temp (24H Trend)      81 (+2)      65 (+2)      82
RH % (24H Trend)      51 (-5)      100 (+4)     55
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S  5                      S 11 G20
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  6         SE  6        S 15 G25
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.08         0.25         0.10
SILT/500m MLT (F)     68                        71
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1342                      1386
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4404                      4546
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  5                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 12                      S 26
Vent Index (metric)   6710                      16632
Vent Index (English)  52848                     118196
Stag Index            3            3            2
Category Day          3                         5
Stability             C            E            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      41           9            74

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

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

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-232300-
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
457 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     30           40           50
Temp (24H Trend)      81 (-3)      64 (+1)      82
RH % (24H Trend)      49 (+1)      100 (+3)     56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   S  9 G17
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  6         S  5         S 13
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.02         0.12         0.06
SILT/500m MLT (F)     67                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1351                      1227
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4434                      4025
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  5                      S 10
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 12                      S 23
Vent Index (metric)   6755                      12270
Vent Index (English)  53208                     92575
Stag Index            3            3            2
Category Day          3                         4
Stability             C            E            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      46           3            61

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows
around 60. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the upper
50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 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.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-232300-
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
457 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     60           50           50
Temp (24H Trend)      82 (+3)      66 (+2)      83
RH % (24H Trend)      62 (-1)      99 (+2)      57
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S  6                      S 12 G21
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  7         SE  5        S 18 G28
Rain Duratn(hrs)      3            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.15         0.13         0.10
SILT/500m MLT (F)     71                        71
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1309                      1378
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4296                      4520
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  6                      S 14
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 14                      S 32
Vent Index (metric)   7854                      19292
Vent Index (English)  60144                     144640
Stag Index            3            3            2
Category Day          3                         5
Stability             C            E            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      7
Dispersion Index      40           7            90

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely. Lows around 50.
Highs around 70. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 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.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-232300-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
457 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     60           50           40
Temp (24H Trend)      82 (-4)      66 (0)       83
RH % (24H Trend)      56 (+9)      98 (+5)      57
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S  5                      S 10 G18
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  6        SE  5        S 14 G22
Rain Duratn(hrs)      3            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.21         0.16         0.08
SILT/500m MLT (F)     68                        72
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1342                      1385
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4402                      4544
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  6                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 14                      S 28
Vent Index (metric)   8052                      16620
Vent Index (English)  61628                     127232
Stag Index            3            3            2
Category Day          4                         5
Stability             C            E            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      7
Dispersion Index      39           12           79

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs
in the upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Rain showers. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs around 70. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 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.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-232300-
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
457 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     60           50           40
Temp (24H Trend)      82 (-3)      65 (0)       82
RH % (24H Trend)      61 (+11)     100 (+2)     56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   S  9 G17
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  6        Lgt/Var      S 13
Rain Duratn(hrs)      3            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.08         0.16         0.06
SILT/500m MLT (F)     67                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1188                      1388
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3896                      4554
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  6                      S 11
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 13                      S 24
Vent Index (metric)   7128                      15268
Vent Index (English)  50648                     109296
Stag Index            3            3            2
Category Day          3                         4
Stability             C            F            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      8
Dispersion Index      36           9            67

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

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

$$


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