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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Extreme Southeast Arkansas,
Northeast Louisiana, and Central Mississippi
National Weather Service Jackson MS
332 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...Patchy shallow fog will be possible this morning but not
Saturday morning due to increasing cloudiness. Otherwise one more dry day
will be the general rule. Rain chances will increase over the weekend as
a weather system comes in from the west. Minimum humidity will be 35 to 40
percent which will increase to 55 to 65 percent on Saturday.


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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-202230-
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
332 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            10           40
Temp (24H Trend)      83 (+3)      60 (+9)      84
RH % (24H Trend)      36 (0)       100 (+5)     58
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  5        SE  5        SE  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.10
SILT/500m MLT (F)     73                        76
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1671                      1618
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5483                      5308
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  5                     S  7
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE 12                     S 15
Vent Index (metric)   8355                      11326
Vent Index (English)  65796                     79620
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          4                         4
Stability             C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    11 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      9
Dispersion Index      60           0            44

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers with thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
West winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-202230-
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
332 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            10           20
Temp (24H Trend)      82 (+3)      58 (+9)      84
RH % (24H Trend)      37 (+1)      90 (-7)      53
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  6        SE  5        SE  7
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                0
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.02
SILT/500m MLT (F)     71                        76
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1581                      1685
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5186                      5527
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  5                     S  7
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE 10                     S 16
Vent Index (metric)   7905                      11795
Vent Index (English)  51860                     88432
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         4
Stability             C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    3 PM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      54           0            49

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers with thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 70.
Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
mid 60s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 70. South
winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-202230-
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
332 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            10
Temp (24H Trend)      82 (+4)      54 (+8)      82
RH % (24H Trend)      36 (-5)      88 (-12)     52
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     71                        75
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1536                      1539
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5038                      5050
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  3                     SE  7
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE  7                     SE 15
Vent Index (metric)   4608                      10773
Vent Index (English)  35266                     75750
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         4
Stability             B            F            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin
Precip End
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      37           1            47

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...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.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
mid 60s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
South winds up to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-202230-
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
332 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            10           30
Temp (24H Trend)      83 (+3)      58 (+8)      84
RH % (24H Trend)      40 (-1)      92 (-6)      54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  6        SE  5        SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)     72                        76
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1685                      1683
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5527                      5523
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  5                     SE  7
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE 12                     SE 15
Vent Index (metric)   8425                      11781
Vent Index (English)  66324                     82845
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          4                         4
Stability             C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    11 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      7
Dispersion Index      66           0            46

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers with thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 80. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs around 70. South
winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-202230-
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
332 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            10
Temp (24H Trend)      82 (+3)      57 (+8)      83
RH % (24H Trend)      39 (-5)      89 (-9)      51
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     73                        75
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1595                      1471
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5232                      4825
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  4                     SE  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE  9                     SE 14
Vent Index (metric)   6380                      8826
Vent Index (English)  47088                     67550
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         4
Stability             B            F            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin
Precip End
Maximum LVORI                      6
Dispersion Index      48           4            50

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Rain showers with thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
South winds up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-202230-
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
332 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            10           50
Temp (24H Trend)      84 (+4)      63 (+9)      85
RH % (24H Trend)      38 (-2)      100 (+4)     60
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  6        SE  5        SE  7
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.09
SILT/500m MLT (F)     74                        77
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1767                      1677
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5798                      5502
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  5                     S  7
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE 12                     S 15
Vent Index (metric)   8835                      11739
Vent Index (English)  69576                     82530
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          4                         4
Stability             C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    10 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      9
Dispersion Index      62           1            45

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers with thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the upper 60s. Highs around 80. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Northwest winds up to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-202230-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
332 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            10           50
Temp (24H Trend)      83 (+3)      63 (+10)     84
RH % (24H Trend)      46 (0)       100 (+3)     64
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.11
SILT/500m MLT (F)     74                        76
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1761                      1622
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5778                      5323
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  6                     SE  7
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE 13                     SE 15
Vent Index (metric)   10566                     11354
Vent Index (English)  75114                     79845
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          4                         4
Stability             C            E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    11 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      8
Dispersion Index      70           5            51

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers with thunderstorms likely. Lows in
the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-202230-
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
332 AM CDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            30
Temp (24H Trend)      83 (+3)      60 (+7)      84
RH % (24H Trend)      43 (-5)      94 (-4)      59
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       E  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.04
SILT/500m MLT (F)     74                        76
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1677                      1423
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5502                      4669
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  5                     SE  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE 12                     SE 14
Vent Index (metric)   8385                      8538
Vent Index (English)  66024                     65366
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          4                         4
Stability             C            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    3 PM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      8
Dispersion Index      68           3            43

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers with thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
South winds up to 5 mph.

$$



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