Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Memphis, TN

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the MidSouth
National Weather Service Memphis TN
524 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Rain will be heavy at times today through Saturday,
especially along and north of the Interstate 40 corridor.
Several inches of rain is possible. Temperatures will
remain above normal.  Severe thunderstorms are possible
tomorrow afternoon.


ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-232315-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
524 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Chance (%)     90           70           100
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.57         0.48         1.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      11           9            12
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      59 (+12)     50 (+6)      71
RH % (24h Trend)      86 (-2)      100 (0)      75
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   S 6-10
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var      NE 2-6       S 10-14 G21
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    169                       205
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   554                       672
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    255                       290
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   836                       953
Transport Wnd (m/s)   E  2                      S 10
Transport Wnd (mph)   E  3                      S 22
Vent Index (m2/s)     510                       2900
Category Day          1                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 61                        69
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  N  4                      S 14
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  N  9                      S 31
Dispersion Index      9            14           34
LAL                   5            5            5
LASI                  2            2            3
Stability             D            D            D
Stagnation Index      3            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower
40s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 43 percent.
Northwest winds around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds
around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
North winds around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 55 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s.
Minimum RH 78 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper
50s. Minimum RH 54 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-232315-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
524 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy
Precip Chance (%)     70           70           90
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.78         0.30         0.56
Precip Dur (hrs)      9            9            11
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      66 (+17)     54 (+9)      74
RH % (24h Trend)      85 (-2)      100 (+1)     71
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 2-6                    S 9-13
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var      E 2-6        S 12-16 G22
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    148                       620
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   484                       2034
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    210                       682
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   688                       2238
Transport Wnd (m/s)   E  3                      S 14
Transport Wnd (mph)   E  7                      S 31
Vent Index (m2/s)     630                       9548
Category Day          1                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 67                        70
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  N  6                      S 13
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  N 14                      S 30
Dispersion Index      9            18           49
LAL                   4            5            5
LASI                  2            2            3
Stability             C            D            D
Stagnation Index      3            3            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph after
midnight.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH
42 percent. North winds around 5 mph becoming southeast in the
afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Mostly clear. Lows in
the lower 40s. South winds around 5 mph becoming west after
midnight.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
mid 60s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower
50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s.
Minimum RH 78 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs around 60.
Minimum RH 54 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-232315-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
524 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip Chance (%)     80           70           90
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.54         0.38         0.53
Precip Dur (hrs)      11           9            11
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      68 (+13)     56 (+5)      75
RH % (24h Trend)      79 (-7)      100 (+1)     67
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 4-8                    S 7-11
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S 9-13
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    250                       777
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   819                       2548
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    371                       898
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   1216                      2945
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  2                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  5                      S 26
Vent Index (m2/s)     742                       10776
Category Day          1                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 66                        69
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  W  5                      S 13
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  W 12                      S 29
Dispersion Index      15           12           67
LAL                   5            5            5
LASI                  2            2            2
Stability             D            D            D
Stagnation Index      3            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper
40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 39 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Light and
variable winds.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 39 percent.
North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. East winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower
50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s.
Minimum RH 76 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers. Lows around 50. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 51 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-232315-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
524 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     60           70           80
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.35         0.36         0.38
Precip Dur (hrs)      6            9            11
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      72 (+17)     57 (+6)      76
RH % (24h Trend)      76 (-11)     100 (+1)     65
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 4-8                    S 7-11
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 2-6       Lgt/Var      S 9-13
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    429                       983
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   1406                      3226
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    550                       1104
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   1803                      3623
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  4                     S 13
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW  8                     S 29
Vent Index (m2/s)     2200                      14352
Category Day          2                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 69                        70
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  W  6                      S 13
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  W 13                      S 28
Dispersion Index      28           20           69
LAL                   4            5            5
LASI                  2            2            3
Stability             C            D            D
Stagnation Index      3            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper
40s. South winds 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH
37 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Light and variable winds.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 38 percent.
North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower
50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s.
Minimum RH 76 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 50 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-232315-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
524 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     40           70           70
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.14         0.36         0.29
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            9            6
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      74 (+21)     59 (+8)      77
RH % (24h Trend)      77 (-11)     98 (-1)      64
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 4-8                     S 8-12 G17
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 2-6        SE 2-6       S 10-14 G20
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    447                       1019
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   1467                      3343
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    519                       1091
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   1703                      3579
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  3                      S 14
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  7                      S 32
Vent Index (m2/s)     1557                      15274
Category Day          1                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 72                        71
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  6                      S 12
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 14                      S 27
Dispersion Index      22           21           76
LAL                   4            4            5
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            D            D
Stagnation Index      3            2            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 50.
South winds 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 43 percent. North winds
around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. South winds
around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 41 percent.
North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers. Sunny. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s.
Minimum RH 76 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 53 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-232315-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
524 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           70           60
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.03         0.35         0.17
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            9            6
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      78 (+11)     63 (+4)      78
RH % (24h Trend)      63 (-14)     97 (+1)      60
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 3-7                     S 6-10
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 3-7        Lgt/Var      S 8-12
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    723                       1211
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2373                      3973
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    848                       1335
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   2783                      4380
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  5                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 10                      S 28
Vent Index (m2/s)     4240                      16020
Category Day          3                         5
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 73                        71
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  6                      S 10
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 13                      S 23
Dispersion Index      36           20           72
LAL                   3            4            5
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            D            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 40 percent. Northwest
winds around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Light and
variable winds.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 38 percent.
North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 45 percent.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
60s. Minimum RH 74 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Partly sunny. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 50 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$


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