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
356 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

.DISCUSSION...An upper level disturbance will maintain widespread
rain chances tonight, including heavy rain over the western
districts. The rain will end Monday but fuels will remain wet as
rain chances increase Tuesday and Tuesday night associated with
another disturbance. There will be a lull in rain chances
Wednesday but widespread wetting rain will return Wednesday
evening and continue into Thursday morning before a cold front
moves through. Cooler and drier weather is expected Friday. Light
fog can be expected with the rain tonight but dense fog
development is not expected.

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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-261015-
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
356 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear       MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     100          10           0            50
Temp (24H Trend)      48 (-4)      68 (+9)      43           69
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+1)     47 (-33)     100          58
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N  5                      E  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      NE  5        Lgt/Var      SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      7                                      1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.45         0.00         0.00         0.14
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  53                        59
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1190                      942
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 3905                      3091
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  3                     SE  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE  7                     SE 10
Vent Index (metric)                3570                      4710
Vent Index (English)               27335                     30910
Stag Index            1            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         3
Stability             E            C            F            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 PM                                   12 PM
Precip End            6 AM                                   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         9
Dispersion Index      8            33           2            26

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs
in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Northeast winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 60s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-261015-
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
356 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     100          20           0            20
Temp (24H Trend)      48 (-4)      67 (+7)      40           70
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+2)     51 (-23)     100          51
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N  5                      E  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       E  6         N  5         Lgt/Var      SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      9            0                         1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.54         0.00         0.00         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  54                        58
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1290                      1054
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4231                      3459
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  3                     SE  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE  7                     SE 10
Vent Index (metric)                3870                      5270
Vent Index (English)               29617                     34590
Stag Index            1            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         3
Stability             E            C            F            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing                12 PM
Precip End            Continuing   10 AM                     Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         9
Dispersion Index      7            31           2            32

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in
the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower
60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-261015-
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
356 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      None         None
Chance Precip (%)     100          30           0            10
Temp (24H Trend)      51 (0)       66 (+6)      40           71
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (+1)      53 (-27)     100          47
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       E  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      10           1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.95         0.01         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  56                        57
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1309                      1105
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4296                      3626
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  3                      SE  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                N  6                      SE 10
Vent Index (metric)                3927                      5525
Vent Index (English)               25776                     36260
Stag Index            1            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         3
Stability             E            B            F            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   2 PM
Maximum LVORI         9                         10
Dispersion Index      7            27           2            32

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. North winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. East winds up to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-261015-
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
356 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     100          20           0            30
Temp (24H Trend)      53 (+2)      68 (+8)      44           72
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+3)     53 (-25)     100          54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N  5                      E  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       E  7         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      10           0                         1
Rain Amount(ins)      1.09         0.00         0.00         0.04
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  56                        60
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1168                      984
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 3831                      3229
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  3                      SE  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                N  6                      SE 10
Vent Index (metric)                3504                      4920
Vent Index (English)               22986                     32290
Stag Index            1            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         3
Stability             E            C            F            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing                12 PM
Precip End            Continuing   10 AM                     Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         10
Dispersion Index      9            28           3            26

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the upper
50s. Highs around 70. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. East winds up to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-261015-
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
356 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      None         None
Chance Precip (%)     100          30           0            10
Temp (24H Trend)      54 (+3)      68 (+8)      42           72
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+2)     58 (-20)     100          53
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       NE  6        N  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      11           1
Rain Amount(ins)      1.22         0.01         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  58                        59
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1220                      1080
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4001                      3543
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  3                      SE  4
Transport Wnd (mph)                N  7                      SE  8
Vent Index (metric)                3660                      4320
Vent Index (English)               28007                     28344
Stag Index            1            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         3
Stability             E            C            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing                3 PM
Precip End            Continuing   2 PM                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         10
Dispersion Index      7            26           4            21

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the upper 60s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. East winds up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-261015-
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
356 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     100          20           0            50
Temp (24H Trend)      51 (+1)      69 (+11)     45           73
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+1)     54 (-28)     100          61
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N  7                      E  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       E  7         NE  6        Lgt/Var      SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      9            0                         1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.91         0.00         0.00         0.17
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  56                        62
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1158                      913
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 3799                      2994
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  4                     SE  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE  8                     SE 12
Vent Index (metric)                4632                      4565
Vent Index (English)               30392                     35928
Stag Index            2            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         3
Stability             D            C            F            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing                10 AM
Precip End            Continuing   10 AM                     Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         9
Dispersion Index      10           36           4            27

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-261015-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
356 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     100          20           0            40
Temp (24H Trend)      54 (+4)      69 (+8)      48           73
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+5)     60 (-21)     100          60
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   E  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       NE  8        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      10           0                         1
Rain Amount(ins)      1.04         0.01         0.00         0.09
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  58                        62
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1108                      922
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 3636                      3025
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  3                     SE  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE  7                     SE 12
Vent Index (metric)                3324                      4610
Vent Index (English)               25452                     36300
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         3
Stability             E            C            F            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing                12 PM
Precip End            Continuing   10 AM                     Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         8
Dispersion Index      7            30           6            27

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-261015-
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
356 PM CST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     100          40           0            30
Temp (24H Trend)      55 (+3)      72 (+7)      47           74
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+4)     58 (-21)     100          56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       NE  8        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      11           1                         1
Rain Amount(ins)      1.42         0.02         0.00         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  59                        62
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1142                      1061
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 3748                      3480
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  3                      SE  4
Transport Wnd (mph)                N  7                      SE  9
Vent Index (metric)                3426                      4244
Vent Index (English)               26236                     31320
Stag Index            1            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         3
Stability             D            B            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing                12 PM
Precip End            Continuing   2 PM                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         9
Dispersion Index      8            23           5            24

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. North winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around
70. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70.
East winds up to 5 mph.

$$



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