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
417 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

.DISCUSSION...

A clipper disturbance will swing through the Midsouth this morning bringing
accumulating snow to most of the region. In addition a reinforcement of
arctic air will surge into the area today and linger through Thursday...with
subzero wind chill during the overnight hours. The airmass will modify Friday
but temperatures will remain below normal. Wetter and warmer weather is
anticipated next weekend with a threat for thunderstorms.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-162330-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
417 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip Chance (%)     20           0            0
Precip Type           snow         NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)
Precip Begins
Precip Ends
Temp (24h Trend)      18 (-17)     7 (-6)       25
RH % (24h Trend)      52 (-17)     90 (-1)      54
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 7-11                   NW 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 5-9       NW 3-7       W 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1037                      890
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3403                      2921
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1123                      977
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3685                      3204
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  6                     NW  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 14                     NW  6
Vent Index (m2/s)     6738                      2931
Category Day          3                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 13                        22
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NW  7                     NW  4
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NW 15                     NW  9
Dispersion Index      42           26           17
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            2            3
Stability             C            F            C
Stagnation Index      2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 10 to 15. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 61 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
75 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows
around 50. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 77 percent. South winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Rain showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows
in the lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 50. Minimum RH 55 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-162330-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
417 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip Chance (%)     50           0            0
Precip Type           snow         NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           12 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      19 (-23)     9 (-8)       26
RH % (24h Trend)      57 (-5)      88 (-6)      55
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   N 9-13                    N 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   N 7-11       N 3-7        Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1060                      935
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3479                      3066
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1122                      996
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3682                      3269
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  7                     NW  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 15                     NW  5
Vent Index (m2/s)     7854                      1992
Category Day          3                         1
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 16                        21
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  N  8                      NW  4
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  N 17                      NW  9
Dispersion Index      46           39           22
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             C            F            C
Stagnation Index      2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 10 to 15. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Minimum RH 52 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 59 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH
73 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows
in the lower 50s. South winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 76 percent. South winds 10 to
20 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH
54 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-162330-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
417 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Chance (%)     40           0            0
Precip Type           snow         NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           12 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      16 (-20)     4 (-8)       23
RH % (24h Trend)      59 (0)       99 (+7)      61
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   N 4-8                     NW 2-6
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 4-8       NW 2-6       W 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    866                       792
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2842                      2599
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    987                       915
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3239                      3001
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  5                     NW  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 12                     NW  8
Vent Index (m2/s)     4935                      3660
Category Day          3                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 12                        19
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NW  6                     NW  4
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NW 12                     NW 10
Dispersion Index      37           23           21
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            2            3
Stability             C            F            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 5 to 10. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Minimum RH 52 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 20. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 55 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
63 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows
in the upper 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 68 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs around
50. Minimum RH 53 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-162330-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
417 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Chance (%)     60           0            0
Precip Type           snow         NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.03         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      5
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           12 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      19 (-23)     6 (-10)      25
RH % (24h Trend)      57 (+6)      92 (0)       56
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   N 5-9                     NW 2-6
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NW 4-8       N 2-6        NW 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    868                       874
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2849                      2866
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    989                       995
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3246                      3266
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NW  6                     NW  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   NW 13                     NW  8
Vent Index (m2/s)     5934                      3980
Category Day          3                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 15                        19
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  N  6                      NW  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  N 14                      NW 10
Dispersion Index      39           24           24
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            2            3
Stability             C            F            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows near 10. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Minimum RH 46 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 51 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
64 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows
around 50. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 70 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 52 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-162330-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
417 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip Chance (%)     70           0            0
Precip Type           snow         NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.05         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      5
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           12 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      21 (-26)     9 (-10)      27
RH % (24h Trend)      58 (+8)      89 (-4)      54
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   N 7-11                    N 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   N 6-10       N 3-7        NW 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    942                       930
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3089                      3051
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1013                      1002
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3325                      3286
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  6                      N  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   N 14                      N  7
Vent Index (m2/s)     6078                      3006
Category Day          3                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 18                        20
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  N  8                      N  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  N 17                      N 11
Dispersion Index      48           45           28
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             D            F            C
Stagnation Index      2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows 10 to 15. Northwest winds around
5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum RH 52 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH
67 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows
in the lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 73 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH
53 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-162330-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
417 AM CST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Chance (%)     90           0            0
Precip Type           snow         NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      7
Precip Begins         6 AM
Precip Ends           6 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      23 (-28)     9 (-12)      28
RH % (24h Trend)      52 (+17)     80 (-7)      45
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   N 6-10                    N 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   N 5-9        N 4-8        N 3-7
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    806                       962
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2643                      3155
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    929                       1085
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3049                      3561
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  6                      N  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   N 14                      N 10
Vent Index (m2/s)     5574                      5425
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 19                        20
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  N  7                      N  5
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  N 16                      N 12
Dispersion Index      43           41           34
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            3            4
Stability             D            F            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows near 10. North winds around 5 mph
becoming light and variable.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. Minimum RH 34 percent.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum RH 41 percent.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH
59 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows
in the upper 40s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 66 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Lows in
the mid 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
mid 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$



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