Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the MidSouth
National Weather Service Memphis TN
442 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Breezy, warm and humid conditions will prevail over the Midsouth
through mid-afternoon. Thereafter, a line of thunderstorms will lift
east through the region late this afternoon and early evening. Some
of these thunderstorms will be severe, especially along and west of
the Mississippi River.

Following cooler and drier conditions Thursday, warm and humid
conditions will return Friday in advance of a deep low pressure
system. This system will bring several rounds of thunderstorms to
the Midsouth from late Friday night through Sunday.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-262315-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
442 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     60           90           0
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.62         0.94         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      3            8
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      76 (-5)      52 (-8)      69
RH % (24h Trend)      66 (+26)     94 (+3)      46
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 9-13 G20                W 5-9
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 14-18 G25  SW 10-14 G24 SW 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    555                       1041
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   1820                      3415
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    640                       1127
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   2101                      3697
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 13                      SW  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 29                      SW  8
Vent Index (m2/s)     8320                      4508
Category Day          4                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 70                        56
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 13                      W  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 29                      W 10
Dispersion Index      50           47           34
LAL                   4            5            3
LASI                  2            2            3
Stability             D            D            B
Stagnation Index      0            1            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs around 80. Minimum RH 58 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy. Highs
in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 59 percent. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper
60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 70s.
Minimum RH 56 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
43 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
46 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-262315-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
442 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     60           90           0
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.36         0.81         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      3            8
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      79 (-2)      53 (-7)      71
RH % (24h Trend)      61 (+23)     94 (+5)      46
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 9-13 G19                W 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 15-19 G28  SW 12-16 G27 SW 3-7
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1124                      1062
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3687                      3484
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1186                      1124
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3891                      3688
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 15                      SW  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 33                      SW  5
Vent Index (m2/s)     17790                     2248
Category Day          5                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 72                        58
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 14                      W  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 32                      W  7
Dispersion Index      54           60           24
LAL                   4            5            3
LASI                  2            2            3
Stability             D            D            B
Stagnation Index      0            0            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 57 percent. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper
60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 70s.
Minimum RH 57 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 50. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 42 percent.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-262315-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
442 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     0            90           20
Precip Type           NONE         tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.61         0.03
Precip Dur (hrs)                   11           2
Precip Begins                      6 PM         Continuing
Precip Ends                        Continuing   1 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      81 (+2)      55 (-2)      68
RH % (24h Trend)      52 (+9)      99 (+10)     51
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 6-10                    W 5-9
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 10-14 G21  S 11-15 G21  SW 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    975                       874
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3198                      2869
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1097                      996
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3598                      3267
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 11                      SW  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 25                      SW  9
Vent Index (m2/s)     12067                     3984
Category Day          4                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 71                        54
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 10                      SW  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 23                      SW 11
Dispersion Index      59           50           37
LAL                   3            5            5
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            D            B
Stagnation Index      3            0            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid
60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 55 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
Minimum RH 63 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
43 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
44 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-262315-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
442 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     0            80           0
Precip Type           NONE         tstms        NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.65         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)                   11
Precip Begins                      6 PM
Precip Ends                        6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      82 (+2)      55 (-2)      70
RH % (24h Trend)      52 (+12)     98 (+8)      50
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 6-10                    W 5-9
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 11-15 G22  S 10-14 G20  SW 3-7
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1062                      902
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3485                      2959
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1183                      1023
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3882                      3357
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 12                      SW  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 28                      SW  7
Vent Index (m2/s)     14196                     3069
Category Day          4                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 71                        55
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 10                      W  4
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 23                      W  9
Dispersion Index      55           52           35
LAL                   3            5            5
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            D            B
Stagnation Index      2            0            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
Minimum RH 63 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy.
Lows around 50. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
42 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 42 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-262315-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
442 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     0            90           0
Precip Type           NONE         tstms        NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.84         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)                   7
Precip Begins                      6 PM
Precip Ends                        6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      82 (+2)      54 (-4)      72
RH % (24h Trend)      55 (+17)     95 (+3)      46
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 7-11 G18                W 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 14-18 G27  S 12-16 G25  SW 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1219                      987
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3998                      3237
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1291                      1059
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   4234                      3473
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 15                      SW  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 33                      SW  3
Vent Index (m2/s)     19365                     2118
Category Day          5                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 72                        58
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 12                      W  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 26                      W  7
Dispersion Index      58           54           25
LAL                   4            5            4
LASI                  2            2            3
Stability             C            D            B
Stagnation Index      1            1            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 54 percent. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
Minimum RH 61 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 50. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
42 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 42 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-262315-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
442 AM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     0            80           0
Precip Type           NONE         tstms        NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.57         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)                   9
Precip Begins                      7 PM
Precip Ends                        6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      85 (+5)      57 (+2)      73
RH % (24h Trend)      43 (+7)      96 (+5)      44
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 5-9                     W 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 11-15 G21  S 10-14 G20  SW 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1115                      918
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3659                      3013
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1239                      1042
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   4066                      3420
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 12                      SW  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 26                      SW  5
Vent Index (m2/s)     14868                     2084
Category Day          4                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 73                        59
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  9                      W  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 20                      W  7
Dispersion Index      61           49           26
LAL                   1            5            5
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            D            B
Stagnation Index      3            1            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 50 percent. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Minimum RH 62 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy.
Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
38 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 38 percent.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$



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