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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southwest Arkansas...
Northwest Louisiana...East Texas...and Extreme Southeast Oklahoma
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...
A flash flood watch remains across the area through Saturday afternoon as several inches
of rain has fallen across much of the area. most rain today will be across northern portions of
the region. An upper level low pressure system will bring additional heavy rain in addition to
possible strong storms as well during the day Saturday. Some showers may even linger south of
interstate 20 Saturday night into Sunday before a day or two of rain free days to begin next
workweek.


OKZ077-232230-
McCurtain-
Including the cities of Idabel and Broken Bow
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          60           100
TEMP (24H TREND)      62 (+15)     53 (+9)      68
RH % (24H TREND)      75 (-15)     100 (+1)     55
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  9
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SW  4        LGT/VAR      SW 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.03         0.41         1.43
PRECIP DURATION       12           6            12
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     585                       1275
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1920                      4183
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  1                     SW 16
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  1                     SW 37
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     585                       20400
CATEGORY DAY          1                         5
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   52                        66
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. South winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 3.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

ARZ050-051-059-232230-
Sevier-Howard-Little River-
Including the cities of De Queen, Nashville, Mineral Springs,
Dierks, and Ashdown
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          50           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      63 (+16)     56 (+10)     70
RH % (24H TREND)      76 (-13)     100 (0)      64
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  9
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  4         E  3         SW 12
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.13         0.19         1.28
PRECIP DURATION       12           2            12
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     583                       1273
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1914                      4177
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  2                     SW 17
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  5                     SW 38
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     1166                      21641
CATEGORY DAY          1                         5
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   58                        67
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. West winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 2.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper
60s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

ARZ060-061-070>073-232230-
Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-Columbia-Union-
Including the cities of Hope, Prescott, Texarkana, Stamps,
Lewisville, Bradley, Magnolia, and El Dorado
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     90           40           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      73 (+23)     60 (+14)     75
RH % (24H TREND)      74 (-15)     100 (0)      67
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  9
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  4         LGT/VAR      S 12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.72         0.14         0.72
PRECIP DURATION       7            2            12
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     577                       1266
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1892                      4155
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  2                     S 16
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  3                     S 36
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     1154                      20256
CATEGORY DAY          1                         5
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   66                        69
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. South winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 2.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. East winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 70. South winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-137-138-232230-
Red River-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-
Marion-Gregg-Harrison-
Including the cities of Clarksville, Bogata, Texarkana,
Mount Vernon, Mount Pleasant, Pittsburg, Daingerfield, Lone Star,
Naples, Omaha, Atlanta, Linden, Hughes Springs, Queen City,
Mineola, Winnsboro, Quitman, Hawkins, Gilmer, Big Sandy,
Jefferson, Longview, and Marshall
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          30           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      71 (+20)     58 (+12)     73
RH % (24H TREND)      69 (-19)     100 (0)      55
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S 10 G20
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       SE  4        SE  4        SW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.80         0.13         0.92
PRECIP DURATION       7            2            12
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     572                       1262
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1876                      4139
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  2                     SW 18
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  5                     SW 39
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     1144                      22716
CATEGORY DAY          1                         5
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   60                        70
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 3.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. East winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ136-149>153-232230-
Smith-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-Nacogdoches-Shelby-
Including the cities of Tyler, Jacksonville, Rusk, Henderson,
Carthage, Nacogdoches, and Center
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           30           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      76 (+17)     62 (+12)     76
RH % (24H TREND)      73 (-14)     100 (0)      59
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       E  4                      S 10 G19
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  4         SE  3        SW 13
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.07         0.50
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            12
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     569                       1259
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1866                      4129
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  2                     S 16
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  5                     S 36
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     1138                      20144
CATEGORY DAY          1                         5
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   66                        72
STABILITY CLASS       C            D            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
South winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 2.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. East winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ165>167-232230-
Angelina-San Augustine-Sabine-
Including the cities of Lufkin, San Augustine, Hemphill,
and Pineland
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           30           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      78 (+9)      65 (+9)      76
RH % (24H TREND)      68 (-14)     100 (0)      66
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       SE  4                     S  9
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  5         S  4         S 12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.06         0.19
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            11
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     580                       1270
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1902                      4165
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  4                      S 14
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      S 32
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     2320                      17780
CATEGORY DAY          2                         5
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   71                        73
STABILITY CLASS       D            E            D

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. South
winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 2.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. East
winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 70. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ001>004-012-232230-
Caddo-Bossier-Webster-Claiborne-Bienville-
Including the cities of Shreveport, Bossier City, Minden,
Springhill, Homer, Haynesville, Arcadia, Ringgold, and Gibsland
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           30           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      76 (+17)     64 (+12)     76
RH % (24H TREND)      72 (-16)     100 (0)      66
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  9
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  3         E  3         S 12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.17         0.09         0.39
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            12
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     575                       1265
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1886                      4149
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   E  1                      S 15
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  2                      S 33
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     575                       18975
CATEGORY DAY          1                         5
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   70                        71
STABILITY CLASS       C            D            C

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
South winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 3.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. East winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ005-006-013-014-232230-
Lincoln-Union-Jackson-Ouachita-
Including the cities of Ruston, Farmerville, Bernice, Jonesboro,
and Monroe
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      78 (+16)     65 (+11)     77
RH % (24H TREND)      66 (-18)     99 (0)       64
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       S  4                      S  9
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  5         SE  4        S 12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.14         0.19
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            11
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     581                       1271
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1907                      4170
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  4                      S 14
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  8                      S 31
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     2324                      17794
CATEGORY DAY          2                         5
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   73                        71
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            C

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. South
winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 3.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers and
isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. East winds up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. West
winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ010-011-017-018-232230-
De Soto-Red River-Sabine-Natchitoches-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Stonewall, Logansport,
Coushatta, Martin, Many, Zwolle, Pleasant Hill, and Natchitoches
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           30           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      77 (+6)      65 (+5)      77
RH % (24H TREND)      67 (-15)     100 (+1)     65
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       S  4                      S  9
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  4         S  4         S 12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.07         0.18
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            11
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     588                       1277
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1928                      4191
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  4                      S 15
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  8                      S 33
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     2352                      19155
CATEGORY DAY          2                         5
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   72                        72
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            C

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. South
winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 3.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs around 70. East winds
up to 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ019>022-232230-
Winn-Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-
Including the cities of Winnfield, Colfax, Montgomery, Dry Prong,
Clarks, Grayson, Columbia, Jena, Midway, and Olla
641 AM CST Fri Feb 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           40           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (+3)      65 (+1)      77
RH % (24H TREND)      67 (-7)      100 (+1)     68
20FTWND-AM(MPH)       S  4                      S  9
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  6         S  4         S 12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.16         0.10         0.11
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)     585                       1275
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    1920                      4183
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  5                      S 14
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 12                      S 32
VENT RATE (M^2/S)     2925                      17850
CATEGORY DAY          2                         5
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)   73                        72
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            C

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Rain showers likely and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in
the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
Category Day Index is 3.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 70. Northeast
winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 1.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 70. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.

$$

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