Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southwest Arkansas...
Northwest Louisiana...East Texas...and Extreme Southeast Oklahoma
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Widespread rain and embedded thunderstorms will continue to spread across remaining
portions of the area by late this morning. Two to four inches of rain can be expected
areawide through tomorrow morning with a few locations, mainly across southwest Arkansas
possibly receiving more. Although the bulk of heavy rainfall will occur today, high rain chances
will continue across the region until a cold front moves the moisture out of the area by early
Sunday.



OKZ077-212215-
McCurtain-
Including the cities of Idabel and Broken Bow
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     90           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (-21)     40 (-7)      55
RH % (24H TREND)      77 (+9)      100 (+9)     78
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       N  8                      NE  5
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       NE  8        NE  5        E  3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.62         0.15         0.35
PRECIP DURATION       12           6            5
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     506                       575
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1659                      1888
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  5                     E  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 12                     E  6
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     2530                      1725
CATEGORY DAY          2                         1
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   48                        55
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            C

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Rain showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows around
50. Highs in the upper 50s. East winds up to 5 mph. Category Day
Index is 1.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs
in the mid 60s. West winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of rain showers. Lows
in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 60s.
East winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

ARZ050-051-059-212215-
Sevier-Howard-Little River-
Including the cities of De Queen, Nashville, Mineral Springs,
Dierks, and Ashdown
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (-21)     43 (-9)      56
RH % (24H TREND)      75 (+9)      100 (+3)     78
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       NE 10                     NE  5
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       NE  8        NE  6        E  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.92         0.37         0.26
PRECIP DURATION       12           11           6
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     483                       555
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1586                      1822
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  8                     E  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 17                     E  9
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     3864                      2220
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   54                        58
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            C

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Rain showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the lower 60s. East winds up to 5 mph.
Category Day Index is 1.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph. Category Day
Index is 1.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds up
to 5 mph.

$$

ARZ060-061-070>073-212215-
Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-Columbia-Union-
Including the cities of Hope, Prescott, Texarkana, Stamps,
Lewisville, Bradley, Magnolia, and El Dorado
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          100          60
TEMP (24H TREND)      62 (-18)     43 (-15)     60
RH % (24H TREND)      63 (+10)     100 (+1)     75
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       NE 10                     NE  5
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       NE 10        NE  9        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         2.33         0.88         0.25
PRECIP DURATION       12           12           9
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     461                       532
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1512                      1747
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE 10                     E  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 23                     E 10
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     4610                      2660
CATEGORY DAY          3                         2
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   63                        63
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            C

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Rain showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
Category Day Index is 2.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s.
Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Category Day
Index is 1.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. East
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. East winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds up to
5 mph.

$$

TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-137-138-212215-
Red River-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-
Marion-Gregg-Harrison-
Including the cities of Clarksville, Bogata, Texarkana,
Mount Vernon, Mount Pleasant, Pittsburg, Daingerfield, Lone Star,
Naples, Omaha, Atlanta, Linden, Hughes Springs, Queen City,
Mineola, Winnsboro, Quitman, Hawkins, Gilmer, Big Sandy,
Jefferson, Longview, and Marshall
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      58 (-17)     42 (-10)     58
RH % (24H TREND)      77 (+14)     100 (+4)     77
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       N  9                      NE  5
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       NE 10        NE  8        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.65         0.43         0.29
PRECIP DURATION       12           7            9
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     462                       534
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1517                      1753
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  8                     E  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 18                     E  7
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     3696                      1602
CATEGORY DAY          2                         1
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   56                        61
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Rain showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Category Day Index is 1.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in
the upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds around
5 mph.

$$

TXZ136-149>153-212215-
Smith-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-Nacogdoches-Shelby-
Including the cities of Tyler, Jacksonville, Rusk, Henderson,
Carthage, Nacogdoches, and Center
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          90           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      66 (-11)     45 (-13)     64
RH % (24H TREND)      70 (+6)      99 (+2)      76
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       N  8                      N  5
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       N  9         N  7         NE  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         2.22         0.72         0.24
PRECIP DURATION       12           7            9
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     464                       542
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1523                      1779
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  6                      SE  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 14                      SE  6
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     2784                      1626
CATEGORY DAY          2                         1
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   63                        66
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Cloudy with chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph. Category Day Index is 2.
.SATURDAY...Thunderstorms and chance of rain showers. Lows in the
mid 60s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Category Day Index is 1.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Northeast winds up
to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds
around 5 mph.

$$

TXZ165>167-212215-
Angelina-San Augustine-Sabine-
Including the cities of Lufkin, San Augustine, Hemphill,
and Pineland
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          90           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      73 (-5)      53 (-13)     72
RH % (24H TREND)      63 (-2)      100 (+5)     72
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       NE  7                     NE  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       N  5         NE  4        SE  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.98         0.79         0.20
PRECIP DURATION       12           12           11
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     461                       604
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1512                      1983
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W  4                      S  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      S 14
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     1844                      3624
CATEGORY DAY          1                         2
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   74                        71
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph. Category Day Index is 3.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Category
Day Index is 1.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain
showers. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds
up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ001>004-012-212215-
Caddo-Bossier-Webster-Claiborne-Bienville-
Including the cities of Shreveport, Bossier City, Minden,
Springhill, Homer, Haynesville, Arcadia, Ringgold, and Gibsland
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          100          80
TEMP (24H TREND)      68 (-13)     48 (-15)     67
RH % (24H TREND)      60 (+7)      100 (+4)     73
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       NE  8                     NE  5
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       NE 12        NE  9        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         2.89         0.90         0.27
PRECIP DURATION       12           12           11
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     460                       546
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1510                      1791
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  9                     SE  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 21                     SE  8
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     4140                      2184
CATEGORY DAY          3                         2
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   70                        68
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            C

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Cloudy with chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 3.
.SATURDAY...Thunderstorms with rain showers likely. Lows in the
mid 60s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
Category Day Index is 1.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds up to
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds up to
5 mph.

$$

LAZ005-006-013-014-212215-
Lincoln-Union-Jackson-Ouachita-
Including the cities of Ruston, Farmerville, Bernice, Jonesboro,
and Monroe
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          100          80
TEMP (24H TREND)      72 (-11)     50 (-16)     72
RH % (24H TREND)      55 (+8)      100 (+5)     69
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       SE  8                     NE  5
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       NE  8        NE  8        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         2.15         1.11         0.33
PRECIP DURATION       12           12           11
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     446                       577
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1463                      1893
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  6                     S  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 14                     S 10
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     2676                      2885
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   76                        71
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 3.
.SATURDAY...Rain showers likely and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s. East winds up to
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds up to
5 mph.

$$

LAZ010-011-017-018-212215-
De Soto-Red River-Sabine-Natchitoches-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Stonewall, Logansport,
Coushatta, Martin, Many, Zwolle, Pleasant Hill, and Natchitoches
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          100          80
TEMP (24H TREND)      76 (-4)      53 (-14)     76
RH % (24H TREND)      61 (+3)      100 (+5)     70
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       SE  7                     NE  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       E  8         NE  6        SE  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         2.28         0.78         0.24
PRECIP DURATION       12           12           11
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     454                       603
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1489                      1979
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  6                     S  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 13                     S 16
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     2724                      4221
CATEGORY DAY          2                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   74                        72
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Category Day Index is 3.
.SATURDAY...Rain showers likely and isolated thunderstorms. Lows
in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around
10 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely and isolated
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds around
5 mph.

$$

LAZ019>022-212215-
Winn-Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-
Including the cities of Winnfield, Colfax, Montgomery, Dry Prong,
Clarks, Grayson, Columbia, Jena, Midway, and Olla
605 AM CST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     90           100          80
TEMP (24H TREND)      76 (-7)      56 (-12)     77
RH % (24H TREND)      67 (+14)     100 (+6)     67
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       S  8                      SE  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SE  8        E  5         S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.47         0.69         0.24
PRECIP DURATION       12           12           11
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     437                       606
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1435                      1989
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  9                      S  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 20                      S 17
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     3933                      4848
CATEGORY DAY          2                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   74                        73
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Category Day Index is 3.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds around 10 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 60s. East winds up to 5 mph.

$$

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