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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN ALABAMA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
244 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...
CLOUDS WILL INCREASE FROM THE WEST THIS EVENING...AS AN
APPROACHING COLD FRONT NEARS. THIS NEXT SYSTEM WILL BRING
A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR WETTING RAIN ACROSS NORTHWEST ALABAMA
BEGINNING MONDAY MORNING. SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES
WILL INCREASE FROM WEST TO EAST MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
THE BEST RAIN CHANCES ACROSS THE AREA ARE EXPECTED FROM LATE
MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY. RAIN CHANCES WILL DECREASE FROM
WEST TO EAST TUESDAY NIGHT...AS THE SYSTEM EXITS THE REGION.
DRY CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST FROM TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY...WITH RAIN CHANCES RETURNING ONCE AGAIN FOR THE
LATTER PART OF THE WORK WEEK.

DESPITE LIGHT WINDS ON MONDAY...RELATIVELY HIGH MIXING
HEIGHTS AND A 10 MPH TRANSPORT WIND WILL CREATE GENERALLY
GOOD DISPERSION RATES ON MONDAY. GENERALLY GOOD DISPERSION
IS ALSO FORECAST ON TUESDAY.


ALZ001>005-007-016-211030-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...DECATUR...CULLMAN
244 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP                  50           76           56           76
RH %                  95           36           89           50
20FT WND MPH (AM)                  S 3-7                     NW 3-7
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      SW 5-9       LGT/VAR      NW 6-10
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           60           70
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0            0-1          1-3          1-3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.07         0.13
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                8000                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 10                     NW 10
LAL                   1            2            4            4
STABILITY CLASS       E            C            D            D
MAX LVORI             10                        7
DISPERSION                         48 GEN GOOD               50 GEN GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


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ALZ006-008>010-211030-
MADISON-MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...GUNTERSVILLE...
SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE
244 PM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP                  48           75           56           75
RH %                  93           38           91           54
20FT WND MPH (AM)                  LGT/VAR                   W 4-8
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      SW 4-8       LGT/VAR      NW 6-10
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            40           70
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0-2          1-3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.20
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                7200                      4700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  9                     NW  9
LAL                   1            1            4            4
STABILITY CLASS       E            C            E            D
MAX LVORI             10                        7
DISPERSION                         46 GEN GOOD               46 GEN GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM
RH 88 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.


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