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
323 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...
THE ATMOSPHERE WILL ONCE AGAIN BECOME DEEPLY MIXED TODAY
WITH GOOD TO VERY GOOD SMOKE DISPERSION.  SOUTHERLY
TRANSPORT WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE TODAY THROUGH
EARLY FRIDAY IN ADVANCE OF A COLD FRONT.  A LINE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL ARRIVE AFTER MIDNIGHT IN NORTHWEST
ALABAMA...THEN TRACK RAPIDLY EASTWARD EXITING NORTHEAST
ALABAMA JUST AFTER DAYBREAK FRIDAY MORNING.  A FEW OF THE
STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF GUSTY WINDS.  ADDITIONAL
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS MAY ACCOMPANY THE COLD FRONT ITSELF
ON FRIDAY AFTERNOON.  WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE WEST-NORTHWEST
BRINGING MUCH COOLER AND DRIER AIR TO THE REGION OVER THE
WEEKEND. RH VALUES WILL DROP BELOW 30 PERCENT AT MANY LOCATIONS
SUNDAY AFTERNOON.



ALZ001>005-007-016-022230-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...DECATUR...CULLMAN
323 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP                  90           67           78
RH %                  44           99           58
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   SW 8-12 G17
20FT WND MPH (PM)     S 5-9        S 4-8        W 10-14 G18
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           90           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0-1          1-3          1-2
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.98         0.59
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7200                      6800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 15                      SW 23
LAL                   3            5            5
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            D
MAX LVORI                          7
DISPERSION            106 VERY GOOD             70 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ006-008>010-022230-
MADISON-MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...GUNTERSVILLE...
SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE
323 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP                  88           64           78
RH %                  42           100          61
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   S 5-9 G15
20FT WND MPH (PM)     S 3-7        LGT/VAR      W 9-13 G17
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           80           80
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0-1          1-3          1-2
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.49         0.77
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6800                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 12                      SW 22
LAL                   2            5            5
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            D
MAX LVORI                          9
DISPERSION            76 GOOD                   67 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS 75 TO
80. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.


$$


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