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
405 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...Active weather period is in store this week, starting on Monday. Several rounds
of potentially severe weather will occur during this time along with some
chance for locally heavy rain. Patchy fog will be possible tonight.


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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-271015-
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
405 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           40           30           20
Temp (24H Trend)      62 (+12)     82 (+1)      59           80
RH % (24H Trend)      93 (-3)      54 (+14)     97           60
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  9 G18                  Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  5         SW 10 G18    SW  5        Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2            2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.34         0.08         0.02
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  72                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1522                      1378
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4995                      4521
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SW 10                     S  4
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 22                     S  8
Vent Index (metric)                15220                     5512
Vent Index (English)               109890                    36168
Stag Index            3            2            3            3
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             E            C            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          4 AM         Continuing   Continuing   7 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   4 AM         7 PM
Maximum LVORI         5                         9
Dispersion Index      0            61           5            24

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-271015-
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
405 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           50           40           20
Temp (24H Trend)      61 (+5)      81 (+4)      58           78
RH % (24H Trend)      95 (-3)      54 (+5)      98           59
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 11 G19                  Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  5        SW 11 G19    SW  6        Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2            2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.42         0.18         0.01
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  71                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1681                      1451
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5514                      4762
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SW 10                     SW  4
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 23                     SW  8
Vent Index (metric)                16810                     5804
Vent Index (English)               126822                    38096
Stag Index            3            2            3            3
Category Day                       5                         3
Stability             E            C            E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          4 AM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   7 PM
Maximum LVORI         5                         9
Dispersion Index      6            64           5            23

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Northeast winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-271015-
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
405 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           60           60           30
Temp (24H Trend)      60 (+2)      82 (+5)      60           78
RH % (24H Trend)      95 (-2)      49 (-3)      100          60
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  8                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  8         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   6            5            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.17         0.24         0.05
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  71                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1875                      1353
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6151                      4440
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SW 10                     SW  4
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 22                     SW  9
Vent Index (metric)                18750                     5412
Vent Index (English)               135322                    39960
Stag Index            3            2            3            3
Category Day                       5                         3
Stability             E            C            E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   7 PM
Maximum LVORI         6                         9
Dispersion Index      4            68           4            29

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-271015-
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
405 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           40           40           30
Temp (24H Trend)      62 (+3)      83 (+2)      62           80
RH % (24H Trend)      94 (-2)      48 (+4)      99           56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  9                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  5         S  9         S  5         Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.25         0.13         0.11
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  72                        71
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1846                      1559
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6057                      5114
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SW 10                     SW  4
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 22                     SW  9
Vent Index (metric)                18460                     6236
Vent Index (English)               133254                    46026
Stag Index            3            2            3            3
Category Day                       5                         3
Stability             E            C            E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   7 PM
Maximum LVORI         6                         8
Dispersion Index      1            71           5            30

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-271015-
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
405 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           40           40           30
Temp (24H Trend)      61 (+3)      82 (+3)      62           80
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (+2)      47 (-6)      100          54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  7                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  8         S  5         Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.08         0.12         0.11
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  71                        71
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1833                      1450
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6015                      4756
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SW  9                     SW  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 21                     SW 10
Vent Index (metric)                16497                     7250
Vent Index (English)               126315                    47560
Stag Index            3            2            3            3
Category Day                       5                         3
Stability             E            C            E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   7 PM
Maximum LVORI         8                         8
Dispersion Index      8            64           9            31

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower
80s. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-271015-
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
405 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           40           30           30
Temp (24H Trend)      64 (+5)      82 (0)       63           82
RH % (24H Trend)      95 (+1)      54 (+7)      96           55
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  9 G17                  S  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  6         SW 10 G18    S  7         S  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.23         0.04         0.11
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  73                        72
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1663                      1614
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5456                      5296
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SW 10                     S  6
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 22                     S 14
Vent Index (metric)                16630                     9684
Vent Index (English)               120032                    74144
Stag Index            3            2            3            3
Category Day                       5                         4
Stability             D            C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       9 AM         Continuing   7 AM
Precip End                         Continuing   4 AM         7 PM
Maximum LVORI         5                         8
Dispersion Index      4            66           9            46

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-271015-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
405 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           40           30           30
Temp (24H Trend)      64 (+2)      85 (+2)      64           82
RH % (24H Trend)      94 (-2)      47 (+1)      100          53
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  8                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  6         S  9         S  5         Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2            2            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.17         0.05         0.13
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  73                        72
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1874                      1729
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6147                      5671
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SW  9                     SW  6
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 21                     SW 13
Vent Index (metric)                16866                     10374
Vent Index (English)               129087                    73723
Stag Index            3            2            3            3
Category Day                       5                         4
Stability             E            C            E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       9 AM         Continuing   7 AM
Precip End                         Continuing   4 AM         7 PM
Maximum LVORI         6                         8
Dispersion Index      12           68           9            44

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-271015-
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
405 PM CDT Sun Mar 26 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           40           20           30
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (+6)      84 (+4)      63           82
RH % (24H Trend)      97 (-2)      48 (-1)      100          52
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  7                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  5         S  9         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2            1            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.10         0.08         0.11
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  71                        72
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1939                      1728
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6360                      5668
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SW  9                     SW  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 21                     SW 10
Vent Index (metric)                17451                     8640
Vent Index (English)               133560                    56680
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       5                         4
Stability             E            C            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   7 PM
Maximum LVORI         7                         9
Dispersion Index      7            66           7            39

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds up to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$



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