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
350 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...

An upper level low pressure system will bring rain chances
to the Mid-South today into tonight. Rain chances will continue
into Wednesday across Northeast Mississippi. Drier air will
begin filtering into the rest of the Mid-South on Wednesday
as the upper level low pressure system moves to the southeast.
Some early morning fog will be possible Wednesday morning across
Eastern Arkansas and the Missouri Bootheel.


ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-212315-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
350 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     70           20           0
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.12         0.01         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      6            1
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   12 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      66 (-10)     53 (-4)      73
RH % (24h Trend)      77 (+26)     100 (+6)     59
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   E 5-9                     Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   E 2-6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    680                       637
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2232                      2091
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    766                       723
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   2514                      2373
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  2                     SW  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE  5                     SW  6
Vent Index (m2/s)     1532                      2169
Category Day          1                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 63                        62
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  E  5                      SW  2
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  E 12                      SW  5
Dispersion Index      27           9            9
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            3            3
Stability             C            E            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
51 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 43 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of rain showers. Partly cloudy.
Lows in the upper 30s. West winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 41 percent.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
47 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Lows in
the lower 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 59 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-212315-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
350 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     60           30           0
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.15         0.01         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      9            1
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   12 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      67 (-10)     54 (-4)      72
RH % (24h Trend)      75 (+28)     100 (+4)     66
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 4-8                     Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 4-8        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1220                      918
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   4004                      3011
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1282                      980
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   4207                      3215
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  5                      SW  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 12                      SW  3
Vent Index (m2/s)     6410                      1960
Category Day          3                         1
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 65                        66
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  5                      N  2
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 12                      N  4
Dispersion Index      41           6            10
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
Stability             C            E            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
47 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
45 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy. Lows
in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 43 percent.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 46 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy. Lows in
the mid 40s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 58 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-212315-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
350 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     80           40           0
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.20         0.01         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      11           2
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      66 (-8)      53 (-3)      72
RH % (24h Trend)      66 (+15)     100 (+15)    61
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   E 3-7                     Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 3-7       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    597                       854
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   1958                      2801
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    718                       975
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   2357                      3198
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  5                     SW  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE 12                     SW  6
Vent Index (m2/s)     3590                      2925
Category Day          2                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 63                        63
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  SE  6                     SW  2
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  SE 14                     SW  4
Dispersion Index      29           4            7
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
Stability             C            D            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
55 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 45 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy. Lows around 40. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 50. Minimum RH 42 percent.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 42 percent.
South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy. Lows
around 40. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 50 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-212315-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
350 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     80           40           0
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.29         0.02         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      11           2
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      67 (-9)      54 (-3)      73
RH % (24h Trend)      68 (+20)     100 (+16)    61
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 5-9                    Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 3-7       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    814                       885
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2669                      2905
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    935                       1006
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3066                      3302
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  4                      SW  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   S  9                      SW  3
Vent Index (m2/s)     3740                      2012
Category Day          2                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 63                        64
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  SE  7                     NW  2
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  SE 15                     NW  3
Dispersion Index      29           7            5
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
Stability             D            D            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
52 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
44 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 40 percent.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 40 percent.
South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy. Lows in
the lower 40s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 51 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-212315-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
350 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     80           40           0
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.23         0.02         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      11           2
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      67 (-12)     55 (-3)      72
RH % (24h Trend)      73 (+29)     99 (+5)      65
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 4-8                     Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 4-8        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1327                      1278
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   4353                      4193
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1398                      1350
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   4588                      4428
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  6                      SE  1
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 14                      SE  1
Vent Index (m2/s)     8388                      1350
Category Day          4                         1
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 66                        67
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  5                      N  2
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 12                      N  4
Dispersion Index      43           4            8
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            2            2
Stability             D            D            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 48 percent.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. South winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
45 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy. Lows
in the lower 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 41 percent.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. North winds
around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 41 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy. Lows in
the mid 40s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the
mid 60s. Minimum RH 53 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-212315-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
350 AM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     90           50           20
Precip Type           showers      showers      showers
Precip Amount (in)    0.50         0.05         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      12           2
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      66 (-11)     56 (-3)      72
RH % (24h Trend)      65 (+23)     96 (+13)     64
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 2-6                    Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 2-6       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    721                       1053
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2364                      3456
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    844                       1177
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   2770                      3862
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  4                      S  1
Transport Wnd (mph)   S  9                      S  2
Vent Index (m2/s)     3376                      1177
Category Day          2                         1
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 63                        64
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  5                      NE  2
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 11                      NE  3
Dispersion Index      26           6            7
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
Stability             D            D            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light and
variable winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
51 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
42 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 36 percent.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 37 percent.
South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of rain. Partly cloudy. Lows in
the lower 40s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the
mid 60s. Minimum RH 49 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

KRM



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