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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN ALABAMA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
350 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE AGAIN EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATER
TODAY...AS A COLD FRONT GRADUALLY APPROACHES FROM THE WEST. A FEW
STORMS MAY PRODUCE GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS AND BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL.
RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT AND INTO MON...AS THE FRONT SLOWLY
BEGINS TO CROSS THE AREA. RAINFALL MAY NOT BEGIN TO TAPER OFF FROM
THE WEST UNTIL EARLY TUE MORNING...AS THE FRONT FINALLY EXITS TO THE
EAST. COOLER AND DRIER WEATHER IS THEN EXPECTED STARTING AROUND THE
MIDDLE OF THE WORK WEEK...AS A STRONG DOME OF HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES
INTO THE REGION.


ALZ001>003-012230-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...SHEFFIELD...
TUSCUMBIA...RUSSELLVILLE...RED BAY
350 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP                  80           61           74
RH %                  59           94           64
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     SW  7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           60           70
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       1-2          2-3          3-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.10         0.53
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7600                      5100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 19                     SW 16
LAL                   4            4            4
STABILITY CLASS       C            F            C
MAX LVORI                          10
DISPERSION            89 GOOD                   50 GEN GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ004-014-012230-
LAWRENCE-WINSTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOULTON...TOWN CREEK...HALEYVILLE
350 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP                  80           62           74
RH %                  62           93           65
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     SW  7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           60           70
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       2-3          2-3          3-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.19         0.15         1.05
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6800                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 17                     S 14
LAL                   4            4            4
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            C
MAX LVORI                          10
DISPERSION            67 GOOD                   45 GEN GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ005>007-016-012230-
LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...CULLMAN
350 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP                  80           62           75
RH %                  61           94           62
20FT WND MPH (AM)     S  5                      LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     SW  7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           60           70
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       1-2          2-3          3-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.21         0.14         1.14
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7400                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 17                     S 15
LAL                   4            4            4
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            C
MAX LVORI                          10
DISPERSION            69 GOOD                   47 GEN GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ008>010-012230-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DE KALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBERTVILLE...BOAZ...GUNTERSVILLE...
ARAB...SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE...RAINSVILLE
350 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP                  79           61           75
RH %                  60           94           59
20FT WND MPH (AM)     SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     SW  7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           50           70
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       1-2          1-2          3-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.27         0.15         1.62
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7900                      6800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 18                     S 13
LAL                   4            4            4
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            C
MAX LVORI                          10
DISPERSION            58 GEN GOOD               51 GEN GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
50 PERCENT. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.


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