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
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...A cold front continues to move south through the area
with isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms expected through
the rest of today into the early evening hours. The front will hang up
south of I-20 on Thursday with afternoon showers and storms expected
again in the far south. Elsewhere, drier air will filter in behind the
front and will help to limit showers and storms. Little fog is expected
during the perid.

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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-241015-
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
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     40           10           10           10
Temp (24H Trend)      70 (-3)      87 (-2)      67           87
RH % (24H Trend)      93 (-3)      48 (-10)     84           50
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    NE  5                     NE  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  81                        81
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1695                      1424
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5561                      4672
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  6                     E  4
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE 13                     E  8
Vent Index (metric)                10170                     5696
Vent Index (English)               72293                     37376
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             F            A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         1 PM
Precip End            7 AM         7 PM
Maximum LVORI         7                         5
Dispersion Index      5            71           6            32

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the mid 80s. East
winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast
winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the upper
60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers. Lows around 70. Highs in the lower
80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-241015-
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
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     20           0            0            10
Temp (24H Trend)      67 (-5)      86 (-2)      63           87
RH % (24H Trend)      90 (-6)      44 (-14)     90           46
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   NE  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       NE  5        NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  81                        80
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1742                      1533
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5716                      5031
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  5                     E  4
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE 12                     E  8
Vent Index (metric)                8710                      6132
Vent Index (English)               68592                     40248
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             E            A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM
Precip End            1 AM
Maximum LVORI         7                         6
Dispersion Index      6            65           0            37

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast
winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the upper
60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers. Lows around 70.
Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-241015-
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
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     20           0            0            10
Temp (24H Trend)      66 (-6)      88 (0)       61           87
RH % (24H Trend)      89 (-6)      41 (-16)     90           43
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  81                        80
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1742                      1579
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5716                      5180
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  5                     NE  3
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE 10                     NE  6
Vent Index (metric)                8710                      4737
Vent Index (English)               57160                     31080
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM
Precip End            1 AM
Maximum LVORI         6                         6
Dispersion Index      5            61           3            29

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the mid 60s.
Highs in the lower 80s. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the upper
60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-241015-
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
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
Chance Precip (%)     30           20           10           10
Temp (24H Trend)      69 (-4)      88 (-2)      66           87
RH % (24H Trend)      96 (-2)      51 (-5)      85           52
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.01         0.01         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  83                        82
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1829                      1151
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6000                      3776
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  5                     E  3
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE 10                     E  6
Vent Index (metric)                9145                      3453
Vent Index (English)               60000                     22656
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       4                         2
Stability             F            A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         1 PM
Precip End            7 AM         7 PM
Maximum LVORI         8                         6
Dispersion Index      4            59           5            18

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid 80s. East winds
up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Lows in the
upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Numerous showers. Lows around 70.
Highs in the mid 80s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-241015-
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
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
Chance Precip (%)     20           20           10           10
Temp (24H Trend)      69 (-5)      88 (-2)      64           88
RH % (24H Trend)      95 (-2)      48 (-5)      87           49
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  83                        83
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1931                      1329
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6335                      4359
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  4                     E  2
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE  9                     E  5
Vent Index (metric)                7724                      2658
Vent Index (English)               57015                     21795
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         2
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         1 PM
Precip End            1 AM         7 PM
Maximum LVORI         8                         5
Dispersion Index      4            57           4            20

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast
winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Lows in the
upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the upper
60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-241015-
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
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     30           30           20           10
Temp (24H Trend)      72 (0)       88 (-2)      69           85
RH % (24H Trend)      98 (0)       56 (-4)      92           58
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   NE  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      NE  6        Lgt/Var      E  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            2            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.10         0.07         0.00         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  84                        83
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1795                      1215
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5889                      3985
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  5                     E  3
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE 12                     E  7
Vent Index (metric)                8975                      3645
Vent Index (English)               70668                     27895
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       4                         2
Stability             F            A-B          F            A-B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         Continuing   Continuing   7 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         8
Dispersion Index      3            42           3            17

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows around
70. Highs in the lower 80s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with numerous showers. Lows in the upper
60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-241015-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     30           40           20           20
Temp (24H Trend)      71 (-1)      87 (-2)      69           85
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (0)       61 (+3)      93           59
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            2            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.11         0.10         0.00         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  85                        83
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1761                      1172
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5778                      3846
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  4                     E  3
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE  9                     E  6
Vent Index (metric)                7044                      3516
Vent Index (English)               52002                     23076
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         2
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         Continuing   Continuing   7 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         10                        7
Dispersion Index      1            36           2            17

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 80. East winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with numerous showers. Lows in the upper
60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid
80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-241015-
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
335 PM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           30           20           10
Temp (24H Trend)      71 (-2)      89 (-1)      68           87
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+2)     56 (+1)      92           54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            2            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.11         0.09         0.00         0.01
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  86                        84
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1993                      1376
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6540                      4516
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  4                     E  3
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE  9                     E  6
Vent Index (metric)                7972                      4128
Vent Index (English)               58860                     27096
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         3
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         Continuing   Continuing   7 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         10                        7
Dispersion Index      2            41           2            17

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid 80s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely and chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 80. East winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Lows in the
upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Numerous showers. Lows around 70. Highs in the mid
80s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$



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