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

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
000
FNUS54 KMEG 241016
FWFMEG

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the MidSouth
National Weather Service Memphis TN
516 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...

An upper level low pressure system will move across the Mid South
today bringing scattered showers and thunderstorms along with
below average temperatures. Highs will remain in the upper 60s
this afternoon. Rain chances should diminish tonight as the upper
low moves east.

High pressure will build in for the end of the week with mainly
dry weather conditions and warmer temperatures for Thursday into
Friday.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-242330-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
516 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Chance (%)     50           20           0
Precip Type           tstms        showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.07         0.01         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            1
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   1 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      69 (-7)      52 (-4)      77
RH % (24h Trend)      53 (+6)      93 (-2)      45
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 4-8                    W 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 7-11      NW 4-8       SW 5-9
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    2033                      1443
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   6669                      4735
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2119                      1529
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6951                      5017
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  7                     W  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 16                     W 12
Vent Index (m2/s)     14833                     7645
Category Day          4                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 63                        65
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NW  6                     W  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NW 14                     W 11
Dispersion Index      52           26           37
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             C            E            B
Stagnation Index      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northwest winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 45 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
46 percent. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-242330-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
516 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Chance (%)     50           20           0
Precip Type           tstms        showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.06         0.02         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            1
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   1 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      68 (-9)      53 (-5)      77
RH % (24h Trend)      54 (+8)      91 (-3)      44
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 4-8                    W 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 7-11      NW 4-8       SW 5-9
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1995                      1331
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   6546                      4367
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2057                      1393
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6749                      4570
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  7                     W  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 16                     W 13
Vent Index (m2/s)     14399                     8358
Category Day          4                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 63                        67
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NW  7                     W  4
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NW 15                     W 10
Dispersion Index      52           27           33
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             C            E            B
Stagnation Index      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
53 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Southwest winds
around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 65 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 47 percent. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
46 percent. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-242330-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
516 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Chance (%)     60           30           0
Precip Type           tstms        showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.20         0.02         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      6            1
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   1 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      68 (-9)      52 (-6)      75
RH % (24h Trend)      59 (+15)     96 (+2)      49
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 4-8                    W 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 5-9       W 3-7        W 6-10
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1710                      1587
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   5611                      5208
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1831                      1708
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6008                      5605
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  8                     W  7
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 17                     W 16
Vent Index (m2/s)     14648                     11956
Category Day          4                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 61                        64
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NW  7                     W  7
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NW 15                     W 15
Dispersion Index      49           22           57
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            E            B
Stagnation Index      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
52 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 70. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 63 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 46 percent. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 48 percent. West winds around
5 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-242330-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
516 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Chance (%)     70           30           0
Precip Type           tstms        showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.15         0.02         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      6            1
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   1 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      68 (-10)     51 (-7)      75
RH % (24h Trend)      58 (+14)     95 (-2)      47
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 4-8                    W 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 5-9       W 3-7        W 5-9
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1712                      1478
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   5616                      4850
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1833                      1599
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6014                      5247
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  8                     W  7
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 17                     W 15
Vent Index (m2/s)     14664                     11193
Category Day          4                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 61                        65
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NW  7                     W  6
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NW 15                     W 14
Dispersion Index      49           22           47
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            E            B
Stagnation Index      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. South winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
50 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Lows around 70. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 66 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 50 percent. West winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 49 percent. West winds around
5 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-242330-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
516 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Chance (%)     60           30           0
Precip Type           tstms        showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.08         0.02         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      6            1
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   1 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      69 (-8)      52 (-6)      76
RH % (24h Trend)      57 (+8)      95 (-3)      45
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 5-9                    W 2-6
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   W 6-10       W 3-7        SW 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1942                      1390
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   6372                      4559
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2014                      1461
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6607                      4794
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  7                      W  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 13
Vent Index (m2/s)     14098                     8766
Category Day          4                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 63                        67
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NW  8                     W  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NW 17                     W 10
Dispersion Index      53           22           36
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             C            E            B
Stagnation Index      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
49 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 67 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
49 percent. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-242330-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
516 AM CDT Wed May 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Chance (%)     70           30           0
Precip Type           tstms        showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.15         0.02         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      7            1
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   1 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      69 (-8)      51 (-8)      76
RH % (24h Trend)      57 (+5)      95 (-2)      43
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 4-8                    W 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 4-8       W 3-7        W 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1688                      1480
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   5537                      4856
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1811                      1604
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   5943                      5262
Transport Wnd (m/s)   W  8                      W  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 17                      W 14
Vent Index (m2/s)     14488                     9624
Category Day          4                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 62                        65
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  W  7                      W  6
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  W 16                      W 12
Dispersion Index      58           18           43
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3            4            3
Stability             C            E            B
Stagnation Index      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 43 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 70. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 66 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
47 percent. West winds around 5 mph.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.