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
439 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...widespread light to moderate rainfall is expected
today into tonight. Drier conditions will return Wednesday. Fog
could be a concern late tonight into Wednesday morning if skies
manage to clear.

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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-212215-
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
439 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      None
Chance Precip (%)     60           30           10
Temp (24H Trend)      65 (-14)     54 (-3)      74
RH % (24H Trend)      72 (+15)     100 (+4)     56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SW  6                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       W  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      4            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.15         0.01         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     62                        65
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1218                      1179
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3996                      3869
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  4                      NE  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  9                      NE  5
Vent Index (metric)   4872                      2358
Vent Index (English)  35964                     19345
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         2
Stability             C            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   6 AM
Precip End            Continuing   12 AM        12 PM
Maximum LVORI                      9
Dispersion Index      21           4            18

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the lower 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-212215-
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
439 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     70           40           20
Temp (24H Trend)      66 (-14)     54 (-4)      74
RH % (24H Trend)      71 (+27)     100 (+6)     56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SW  6                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      6            2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.24         0.02         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     63                        65
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     997                       1265
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3270                      4149
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SW  4                     E  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW  8                     E  5
Vent Index (metric)   3988                      2530
Vent Index (English)  26160                     20745
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          2                         2
Stability             C            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   12 PM
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      19           2            15

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. South winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
around 60. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-212215-
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
439 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     90           50           20
Temp (24H Trend)      65 (-15)     55 (-3)      73
RH % (24H Trend)      65 (+22)     100 (+10)    59
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      11           2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.58         0.07         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     65                        64
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1022                      1373
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3354                      4506
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  4                      E  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   S  8                      E  5
Vent Index (metric)   4088                      2746
Vent Index (English)  26832                     22530
Stag Index            1            3            3
Category Day          3                         2
Stability             B            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      20           3            18

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the lower 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-212215-
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
439 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     70           40           20
Temp (24H Trend)      66 (-15)     53 (-5)      74
RH % (24H Trend)      67 (+23)     100 (+5)     55
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      7            2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.25         0.04         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     63                        65
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1305                      1329
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4280                      4359
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  4                      NE  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  9                      NE  6
Vent Index (metric)   5220                      3987
Vent Index (English)  38520                     26154
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         2
Stability             B            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      26           1            17

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-212215-
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
439 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     90           50           20
Temp (24H Trend)      65 (-16)     54 (-5)      73
RH % (24H Trend)      72 (+29)     100 (+6)     57
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      12           2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.63         0.09         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     65                        65
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1099                      1350
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    3605                      4429
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SW  4                     E  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW  8                     E  7
Vent Index (metric)   4396                      4050
Vent Index (English)  28840                     31003
Stag Index            1            3            3
Category Day          3                         3
Stability             B            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      19           2            22

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs
in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-212215-
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
439 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     60           30           20
Temp (24H Trend)      67 (-11)     54 (-4)      73
RH % (24H Trend)      65 (+4)      100 (+4)     58
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SW  5                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      4            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.08         0.01         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     63                        65
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1377                      1221
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4519                      4006
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  4                      NE  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  9                      NE  6
Vent Index (metric)   5508                      3663
Vent Index (English)  40671                     24036
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         2
Stability             C            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   6 AM
Precip End            Continuing   12 AM        12 PM
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      28           3            27

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in
the mid 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-212215-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
439 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     60           30           20
Temp (24H Trend)      67 (-13)     53 (-5)      74
RH % (24H Trend)      63 (+8)      100 (+4)     53
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      6            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.11         0.03         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     63                        66
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1407                      1340
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4617                      4396
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  4                      NE  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  9                      NE  7
Vent Index (metric)   5628                      4020
Vent Index (English)  41553                     30772
Stag Index            3            3            3
Category Day          3                         3
Stability             B            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   6 AM
Precip End            Continuing   12 AM        6 PM
Maximum LVORI                      10
Dispersion Index      28           1            26

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around
80. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80.
South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in
the mid 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper
60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-212215-
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
439 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     90           40           20
Temp (24H Trend)      67 (-14)     52 (-5)      74
RH % (24H Trend)      64 (+21)     100 (+3)     53
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      8            2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.32         0.06         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)     64                        66
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1318                      1480
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4325                      4855
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  4                      NE  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  8                      NE  8
Vent Index (metric)   5272                      5920
Vent Index (English)  34600                     38840
Stag Index            1            3            3
Category Day          3                         3
Stability             B            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Maximum LVORI                      9
Dispersion Index      25           2            35

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in
the upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper
60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$



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