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
247 PM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A weak cold front will move through the Midsouth late tonight,
leaving lower humidity over most of the Midsouth. Areas of
north Mississippi may still experience isolated thunderstorms
Friday afternoon.


ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-181130-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
247 PM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            20           30
Precip Type           NONE         NONE         tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.00         0.01         0.02
Precip Dur (hrs)                                1            2
Precip Begins                                   1 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends                                     Continuing   6 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      67 (-7)      88 (+2)      69           89
RH % (24h Trend)      98 (+1)      45 (-23)     93           56
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                Lgt/Var                   SW 2-6
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 3-7       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 1334                      703
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                4377                      2306
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 1420                      791
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                4660                      2594
Transport Wnd (m/s)                W  3                      SW  3
Transport Wnd (mph)                W  7                      SW  7
Vent Index (m2/s)                  4260                      2373
Category Day                       3                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              85                        83
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               NW  4                     SW  7
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               NW  8                     SW 15
Dispersion Index      22           21           6            28
LAL                   3            1            3            3
LASI                  4            5            4            3
Stability             F            B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and
variable.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny.
Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 53 percent. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. East winds
around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 63 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs around 90. Minimum RH 63 percent. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 65 percent. West winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-181130-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
247 PM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           0            20           30
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.04         0.00         0.02         0.02
Precip Dur (hrs)      1                         1            2
Precip Begins         6 PM                      1 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           6 AM                      Continuing   6 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      70 (-4)      89 (+3)      70           90
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (+1)     48 (-23)     94           60
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                Lgt/Var                   SW 2-6
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 3-7       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 1288                      652
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                4227                      2140
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 1351                      715
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                4431                      2345
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NW  3                     W  3
Transport Wnd (mph)                NW  6                     W  7
Vent Index (m2/s)                  4053                      2145
Category Day                       3                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              85                        85
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               NW  3                     W  6
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               NW  7                     W 14
Dispersion Index      23           20           5            33
LAL                   3            2            3            3
LASI                  3            4            4            3
Stability             F            A            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and
variable.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Light and
variable winds becoming east around 5 mph late in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Light and
variable winds.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs around 90. Minimum RH 64 percent. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 65 percent. West winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. West winds around 5 mph becoming
northeast late in the evening.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-181130-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
247 PM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           0            0            20
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE         tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1
Precip Begins         6 PM
Precip Ends           1 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      69 (-5)      88 (+2)      67           88
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (+2)     48 (-23)     97           56
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 3-7       W 2-6        Lgt/Var      W 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 1422                      578
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                4665                      1897
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 1544                      699
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                5065                      2294
Transport Wnd (m/s)                W  4                      SE  1
Transport Wnd (mph)                W  9                      SE  2
Vent Index (m2/s)                  6176                      699
Category Day                       3                         1
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              83                        81
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               NW  4                     SW  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               NW  9                     SW 11
Dispersion Index      22           22           4            19
LAL                   3            2            2            3
LASI                  3            4            4            3
Stability             E            B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and
variable.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 51 percent. Light
and variable winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. Light and
variable winds.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 60 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs around 90. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 66 percent. West winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-181130-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
247 PM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     30           0            0            20
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE         tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.03         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1
Precip Begins         6 PM
Precip Ends           6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      70 (-5)      88 (+1)      68           89
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (+2)     47 (-22)     94           55
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 2-6       NW 2-6       Lgt/Var      W 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 1336                      537
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                4384                      1762
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 1457                      658
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                4781                      2159
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NW  4                     E  3
Transport Wnd (mph)                NW  8                     E  6
Vent Index (m2/s)                  5828                      1974
Category Day                       3                         1
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              83                        82
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               NW  4                     SW  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               NW  8                     SW 12
Dispersion Index      20           21           4            17
LAL                   3            3            2            3
LASI                  3            4            4            3
Stability             F            B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. West winds
around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny.
Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Light and variable
winds becoming northwest around 5 mph late in the morning.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. Light and
variable winds.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 59 percent. South winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs around 90. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 63 percent. West winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph
becoming northeast late in the evening.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-181130-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
247 PM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     30           0            0            30
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         NONE         tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.05         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip Dur (hrs)      2                                      2
Precip Begins         6 PM                                   7 AM
Precip Ends           6 AM                                   6 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      72 (-2)      90 (+2)      70           90
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (+5)     49 (-18)     93           57
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 2-6       NW 2-6       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 1470                      632
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                4823                      2075
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 1542                      704
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                5059                      2309
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NW  4                     W  4
Transport Wnd (mph)                NW  8                     W  9
Vent Index (m2/s)                  6168                      2816
Category Day                       3                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              86                        85
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               NW  3                     SW  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               NW  7                     SW 11
Dispersion Index      21           24           3            32
LAL                   3            3            2            3
LASI                  3            4            5            3
Stability             E            B            F            A
Stagnation Index      3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and
variable.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Light and
variable winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Light and
variable winds.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 61 percent. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds
around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs around 90. Minimum RH 61 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph
becoming northeast late in the evening.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-181130-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
247 PM CDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     40           20           0            20
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        NONE         tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.08         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      2
Precip Begins         6 PM
Precip Ends           6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      73 (-1)      90 (+2)      69           91
RH % (24h Trend)      99 (+5)      45 (-15)     91           49
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SW 2-6       NW 2-6       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 1494                      1020
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                4903                      3345
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 1618                      1148
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                5309                      3765
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NW  4                     NW  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                NW  9                     NW 10
Vent Index (m2/s)                  6472                      5740
Category Day                       3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              84                        84
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               NW  3                     W  4
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               NW  8                     W  8
Dispersion Index      15           27           3            32
LAL                   3            3            1            3
LASI                  3            4            5            3
Stability             E            B            F            A
Stagnation Index      3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. West winds
around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny.
Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 47 percent. Light and variable
winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Light and
variable winds.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. South winds
around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.TUESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs around 90. Minimum RH 58 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph late
in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. North winds around
5 mph.

$$

ZDM/PWB


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