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
516 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Warm and humid conditions expected across the Mid-South into next
week. Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms potentially
becoming more numerous this weekend into early next week as a system
approaches the region from the Gulf of Mexico. Overall fire danger will
be low into next week.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-242330-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
516 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           40
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.01         0.00         0.13
Precip Dur (hrs)      1                         2
Precip Begins         6 AM                      7 AM
Precip Ends           6 PM                      Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      88 (+1)      70 (0)       88
RH % (24h Trend)      50 (-6)      93 (-2)      52
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   E 2-6        Lgt/Var      SW 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1964                      1980
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   6443                      6497
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2050                      2066
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6725                      6778
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  2                     SW  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  5                     SW  8
Vent Index (m2/s)     4100                      8264
Category Day          3                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 83                        83
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  E  3                      SW  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  E  7                      SW  6
Dispersion Index      22           3            20
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  3            4            4
Stability             B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 55 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 54 percent. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. Northeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs around 90. Minimum RH 51 percent. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs around 90. Minimum RH 51 percent. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-242330-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
516 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     40           20           40
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.05         0.01         0.14
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            1            2
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   7 AM
Precip Ends           Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      88 (+2)      71 (+2)      88
RH % (24h Trend)      54 (-7)      95 (-3)      53
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    2175                      2029
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   7136                      6656
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2237                      2091
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   7340                      6860
Transport Wnd (m/s)   E  2                      SW  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   E  5                      SW  7
Vent Index (m2/s)     4474                      6273
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 84                        83
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  E  2                      SW  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  E  4                      SW  7
Dispersion Index      16           2            24
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 54 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 54 percent. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 55 percent. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs around 90. Minimum RH 51 percent. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-242330-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
516 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            40
Precip Type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.00         0.08
Precip Dur (hrs)                                2
Precip Begins                                   7 AM
Precip Ends                                     Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      87 (0)       67 (0)       87
RH % (24h Trend)      46 (-3)      94 (-1)      52
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 2-6       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1561                      1719
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   5120                      5639
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1682                      1840
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   5517                      6036
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  3                     SW  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  7                     SW  6
Vent Index (m2/s)     5046                      5520
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 81                        82
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  E  3                      SW  2
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  E  8                      SW  5
Dispersion Index      24           4            15
LAL                   1            1            4
LASI                  4            4            4
Stability             B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 57 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-242330-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
516 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           0            60
Precip Type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.00         0.15
Precip Dur (hrs)                                5
Precip Begins                                   7 AM
Precip Ends                                     Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      88 (0)       68 (0)       87
RH % (24h Trend)      48 (-4)      95 (-3)      55
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1794                      1949
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   5885                      6395
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1915                      2071
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6282                      6793
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  2                     SW  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  5                     SW  7
Vent Index (m2/s)     3830                      6213
Category Day          2                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 83                        83
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  E  3                      SW  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  E  6                      SW  6
Dispersion Index      20           3            25
LAL                   3            3            4
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-242330-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
516 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     40           20           40
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.07         0.02         0.22
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            1            2
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing   7 AM
Precip Ends           Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      88 (+2)      70 (+2)      87
RH % (24h Trend)      54 (-5)      97 (-1)      54
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1842                      2027
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   6044                      6650
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1914                      2099
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6280                      6886
Transport Wnd (m/s)   E  1                      SW  4
Transport Wnd (mph)   E  2                      SW  8
Vent Index (m2/s)     1914                      8396
Category Day          1                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 83                        83
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  E  2                      SW  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  E  4                      SW  7
Dispersion Index      11           3            24
LAL                   3            3            4
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 55 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 70. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 59 percent. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 70. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 70. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 70. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. North winds around
5 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-242330-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
516 AM CDT Thu May 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     30           20           60
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.02         0.01         0.27
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            1            5
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing   7 AM
Precip Ends           Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      88 (0)       69 (0)       87
RH % (24h Trend)      49 (0)       98 (+2)      56
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    2139                      1924
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   7016                      6313
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    2262                      2048
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   7422                      6719
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  2                      SW  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  3                      SW  6
Vent Index (m2/s)     4524                      6144
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 84                        82
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  1                     SW  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE  3                     SW  6
Dispersion Index      16           3            18
LAL                   3            3            4
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 55 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 60 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 60 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

SJM



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