Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the MidSouth
National Weather Service Memphis TN
510 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Showers will diminish across the Midsouth today as an upper level
disturbance moves away from the region. Highs will be cooler today
with temperatures in the mid 50s north to the 60s south. A warm
front will move north across the Midsouth on Thursday with highs
rising back into the 70s. Showers and thunderstorms will gradually
return to the area Friday afternoon into Saturday as a strong cold
front moves through the region. Additional upper level disturbances
will produce shower and thunderstorm chances Sunday night through
Tuesday. Temperatures will remain warm in the 70s for the upcoming
weekend into early next week.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-230015-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
510 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     40           0            0
Precip Type           showers      NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.10         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      2
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           1 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      56 (-10)     43 (-7)      69
RH % (24h Trend)      46 (-16)     73 (-17)     51
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 9-13 G19               E 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 9-13      NE 6-10      S 5-9
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    925                       777
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3034                      2548
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1011                      863
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3316                      2830
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  8                     S  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE 17                     S 13
Vent Index (m2/s)     8088                      5178
Category Day          4                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 50                        63
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  9                     SE  6
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE 21                     SE 13
Dispersion Index      50           19           18
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  3            2            2
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 61 percent. South
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 70. Minimum
RH 62 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph
decreasing to around 5 mph late in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
55 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s. Minimum RH 65 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 60 percent. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-230015-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
510 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     40           0            0
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           1 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      61 (-18)     47 (-7)      74
RH % (24h Trend)      47 (0)       77 (-7)      49
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 9-13                   E 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 9-13      NE 5-9       S 6-10
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    753                       1099
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2472                      3606
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    816                       1161
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   2676                      3810
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  7                     S  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE 16                     S 14
Vent Index (m2/s)     5712                      6966
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 54                        67
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  9                     SE  7
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE 21                     SE 15
Dispersion Index      46           22           28
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 58 percent. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around 60.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s.
Minimum RH 59 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph decreasing to around 5 mph late in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 52 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s. Minimum RH 62 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-230015-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
510 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           0            0
Precip Type           showers      NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.03         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           1 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      56 (-14)     41 (-10)     68
RH % (24h Trend)      37 (-19)     71 (-20)     48
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 7-11                   E 2-6
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 6-10      NE 4-8       S 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    945                       938
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3100                      3077
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1066                      1062
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3497                      3483
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  7                     S  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE 15                     S 14
Vent Index (m2/s)     7462                      6372
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 48                        63
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  9                     SE  7
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE 19                     SE 15
Dispersion Index      50           11           28
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  4            4            3
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
54 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s.
Minimum RH 66 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
mid 70s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s. Minimum RH 61 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 58 percent. West winds around
5 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-230015-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
510 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     50           0            0
Precip Type           showers      NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.10         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      2
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           1 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      59 (-18)     43 (-11)     71
RH % (24h Trend)      39 (-16)     73 (-12)     47
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 7-11                   SE 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 6-10      NE 4-8       S 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    853                       998
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2799                      3275
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    974                       1121
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3197                      3679
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  7                     S  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE 15                     S 14
Vent Index (m2/s)     6818                      6726
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 51                        65
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  8                     SE  7
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE 18                     SE 15
Dispersion Index      46           14           30
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  3            3            2
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
55 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 60. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 70. Minimum
RH 65 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
mid 70s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s. Minimum RH 61 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 57 percent. West winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-230015-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
510 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           0            0
Precip Type           showers      NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.03         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           1 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      65 (-19)     49 (-8)      76
RH % (24h Trend)      45 (+10)     76 (-7)      47
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 7-11                   SE 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 6-10      NE 3-7       SE 5-9
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    741                       1182
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2430                      3879
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    813                       1254
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   2666                      4115
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  6                     S  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE 14                     S 14
Vent Index (m2/s)     4878                      7524
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 57                        68
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  8                     SE  7
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE 18                     SE 15
Dispersion Index      39           16           30
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Southeast winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
53 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around 60.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s.
Minimum RH 61 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
51 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 70s.
Minimum RH 61 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 56 percent. West winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-230015-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
510 AM CDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     40           0            0
Precip Type           showers      NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.06         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           1 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      65 (-20)     47 (-11)     74
RH % (24h Trend)      37 (+3)      73 (-9)      46
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 6-10                   SE 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 5-9       NE 3-7       S 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    824                       1109
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2703                      3638
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    948                       1233
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3109                      4045
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  5                     S  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE 12                     S 13
Vent Index (m2/s)     4740                      7398
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 56                        66
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  7                     SE  6
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE 16                     SE 14
Dispersion Index      37           18           31
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
52 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 60. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s. Minimum RH 63 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
mid 70s. Minimum RH 50 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 59 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 55 percent. West winds
around 5 mph.

$$



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