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
409 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Hot and humid conditions will continue across the region today
as afternoon temperatures reach the low to mid 90s. A cold front
will move across the region tonight through Wednesday morning.
Expect scattered thunderstorms to develop in advance of the front
across northern areas this afternoon. Scattered to numerous
showers and thunderstorms will spread across the Mid-South
tonight. A few strong to severe storms are possible this afternoon
into tonight. By Wednesday the best chances for showers and
thunderstorms will confined mainly to North Mississippi.


ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-222315-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
409 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     50           50           10
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.31         0.29         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            2
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      90 (-2)      68 (-6)      82
RH % (24h Trend)      61 (+2)      99 (+3)      50
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 4-8                    NE 5-9
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   W 5-9        NW 2-6       NE 5-9
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1747                      1364
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   5733                      4475
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1833                      1450
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6015                      4758
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  7                      N  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 15                      N 13
Vent Index (m2/s)     12831                     8700
Category Day          4                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 88                        77
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  W  6                      NE  7
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  W 14                      NE 15
Dispersion Index      57           17           46
LAL                   4            4            4
LASI                  4            3            4
Stability             C            D            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
50 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
51 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
54 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 60 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-222315-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
409 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     30           60           30
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.05         0.39         0.12
Precip Dur (hrs)      1            8            2
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      92 (0)       72 (-2)      83
RH % (24h Trend)      57 (0)       97 (0)       59
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 2-6                    N 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 4-8       Lgt/Var      N 6-10
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1972                      1523
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   6470                      4996
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2034                      1585
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6674                      5200
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  5                      N  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 12                      N 13
Vent Index (m2/s)     10170                     9510
Category Day          4                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 89                        80
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  SW  5                     NE  6
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  SW 12                     NE 14
Dispersion Index      44           14           36
LAL                   3            4            4
LASI                  4            3            3
Stability             B            D            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
52 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
54 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Northeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-222315-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
409 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     50           60           10
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.40         0.27         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            8
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      90 (-2)      69 (-3)      83
RH % (24h Trend)      61 (+3)      99 (0)       48
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 3-7                    N 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   W 6-10       Lgt/Var      N 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    2009                      1366
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   6592                      4482
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2131                      1489
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6990                      4885
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  8                      N  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 18                      N 10
Vent Index (m2/s)     17048                     7445
Category Day          5                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 87                        76
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  SW  7                     N  6
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  SW 16                     N 13
Dispersion Index      55           28           36
LAL                   3            4            4
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             C            D            B
Stagnation Index      2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
46 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
47 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
52 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. East winds around
5 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-222315-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
409 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     30           60           30
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.09         0.31         0.07
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            8            3
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      91 (0)       72 (-1)      84
RH % (24h Trend)      56 (-2)      97 (0)       53
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 2-6                    N 2-6
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   W 5-9        Lgt/Var      N 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1960                      1419
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   6429                      4655
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2081                      1541
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6827                      5055
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  6                      N  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 14                      N 10
Vent Index (m2/s)     12486                     7705
Category Day          4                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 87                        78
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  SW  5                     N  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  SW 12                     N 12
Dispersion Index      46           22           32
LAL                   3            4            4
LASI                  4            3            4
Stability             B            D            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. North winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 46 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
50 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 55 percent. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. East winds around
5 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-222315-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
409 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           50           40
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.19         0.29
Precip Dur (hrs)                   2            2
Precip Begins                      6 PM         Continuing
Precip Ends                        Continuing   6 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      92 (-1)      74 (0)       85
RH % (24h Trend)      54 (0)       94 (-2)      62
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   N 2-6
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 2-6       Lgt/Var      N 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    2151                      1758
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   7057                      5767
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2223                      1829
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   7293                      6002
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  4                      N  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  9                      N 12
Vent Index (m2/s)     8892                      9145
Category Day          4                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 89                        82
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  SW  4                     NE  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  SW  9                     NE 10
Dispersion Index      33           13           32
LAL                   2            4            4
LASI                  4            3            3
Stability             B            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 48 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
52 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-222315-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
409 AM CDT Tue Aug 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           50           50
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.12         0.27
Precip Dur (hrs)                   2            2
Precip Begins                      6 PM         Continuing
Precip Ends                        Continuing   6 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      93 (+1)      74 (+1)      86
RH % (24h Trend)      48 (-2)      92 (-2)      58
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   W 2-6        Lgt/Var      N 3-7
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    2140                      1577
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   7022                      5174
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2264                      1701
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   7429                      5580
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  4                      N  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  8                      N  9
Vent Index (m2/s)     9056                      6804
Category Day          4                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 88                        81
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  SW  4                     N  4
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  SW  8                     N  9
Dispersion Index      31           21           27
LAL                   2            4            4
LASI                  4            3            3
Stability             B            E            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 43 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 43 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
49 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 54 percent. East winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. East winds around
5 mph.

$$



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