Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southwest Arkansas...
Northwest Louisiana...East Texas...and Extreme Southeast Oklahoma
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Variable cloudiness today across most of the area, with the East Texas Lakes area remaining sunny.
Clouds along with temperatures remaining in the 60s have kept humidities fairly high. Friday will
be similar with northwest winds again at 5 to 10 mph and variable upper level clouds.
High pressure on Saturday will bring mostly sunny skies and lower humidities between 30 and 35 percent.
Temperatures will rise close to 80 degrees this weekend with steep lapse rates leading to increased
mixing heights. Deepening southwest flow by early next week with isolated to possibly scattered showers
and thunderstorms through mid week.


OKZ077-271015-
McCurtain-
Including the cities of Idabel and Broken Bow
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MClear       Clear        Clear
PRECIP TYPE           None         None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      49 (+2)      73 (+6)      47           78
RH % (24H TREND)      94 (+3)      36 (-20)     73           32
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW  4                     NW  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       N  3         NW  6        NW  4        E  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  2260                      2347
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7413                      7699
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     NE  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 12                     NE  5
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  11300                     4694
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                60                        63
STABILITY CLASS       F            B            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 5.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80. South
winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

ARZ050-051-059-271015-
Sevier-Howard-Little River-
Including the cities of De Queen, Nashville, Mineral Springs,
Dierks, and Ashdown
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MClear       Clear        Clear
PRECIP TYPE           None         None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      50 (0)       74 (+6)      48           79
RH % (24H TREND)      96 (+7)      40 (-21)     77           34
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     NW  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  5        NW  4        E  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  2263                      2350
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7425                      7710
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     NE  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 12                     NE  5
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  11315                     4700
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                62                        64
STABILITY CLASS       F            B            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. East winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

ARZ060-061-070>073-271015-
Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-Columbia-Union-
Including the cities of Hope, Prescott, Texarkana, Stamps,
Lewisville, Bradley, Magnolia, and El Dorado
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        PCldy        Clear        MClear
PRECIP TYPE           None         None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      50 (+1)      76 (+7)      48           79
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+14)    42 (-15)     84           32
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     NW  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  5        NW  4        NE  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  2263                      2350
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7425                      7711
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     NE  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 10                     NE  5
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  11315                     4700
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                64                        66
STABILITY CLASS       F            B            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. East winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 5.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-137-138-271015-
Red River-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-
Marion-Gregg-Harrison-
Including the cities of Clarksville, Bogata, Texarkana,
Mount Vernon, Mount Pleasant, Pittsburg, Daingerfield, Lone Star,
Naples, Omaha, Atlanta, Linden, Hughes Springs, Queen City,
Mineola, Winnsboro, Quitman, Hawkins, Gilmer, Big Sandy,
Jefferson, Longview, and Marshall
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MClear       Clear        Clear
PRECIP TYPE           showers      None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+4)      75 (+6)      48           79
RH % (24H TREND)      95 (+8)      40 (-16)     81           31
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     NW  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  6        NW  4        NE  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            0            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  2260                      2347
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7414                      7699
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     NE  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 12                     NE  3
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  11300                     4694
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                63                        65
STABILITY CLASS       F            B            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 80.
Southeast winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 5.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 80. North winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ136-149>153-271015-
Smith-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-Nacogdoches-Shelby-
Including the cities of Tyler, Jacksonville, Rusk, Henderson,
Carthage, Nacogdoches, and Center
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        MClear       Clear        MClear
PRECIP TYPE           showers      None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      50 (+3)      76 (+5)      50           80
RH % (24H TREND)      96 (+11)     43 (-10)     84           34
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     NW  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       N  3         NW  6        NW  4        N  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            0            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  2275                      2362
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7464                      7749
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  6                     NW  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 13                     NW  2
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  13650                     2362
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         2
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                64                        66
STABILITY CLASS       F            B            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. East winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.

$$

TXZ165>167-271015-
Angelina-San Augustine-Sabine-
Including the cities of Lufkin, San Augustine, Hemphill,
and Pineland
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        MClear       Clear        MClear
PRECIP TYPE           showers      None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      50 (0)       77 (+2)      51           81
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (+11)     45 (-7)      84           36
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     NW  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       NW  3        NW  6        NW  4        NW  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            0            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  2277                      2364
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7472                      7757
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     NW  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 12                     NW  3
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  11385                     4728
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                65                        68
STABILITY CLASS       F            B            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. East winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.

$$

LAZ001>004-012-271015-
Caddo-Bossier-Webster-Claiborne-Bienville-
Including the cities of Shreveport, Bossier City, Minden,
Springhill, Homer, Haynesville, Arcadia, Ringgold, and Gibsland
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        PCldy        Clear        MClear
PRECIP TYPE           showers      None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+2)      76 (+5)      51           80
RH % (24H TREND)      99 (+13)     45 (-12)     85           33
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     N  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  5        NW  4        N  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            0            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  2264                      2351
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7428                      7714
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     N  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 10                     N  5
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  11320                     4702
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                64                        67
STABILITY CLASS       F            B            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 80.
East winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 5.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.

$$

LAZ005-006-013-014-271015-
Lincoln-Union-Jackson-Ouachita-
Including the cities of Ruston, Farmerville, Bernice, Jonesboro,
and Monroe
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        PCldy        MClear       MClear
PRECIP TYPE           None         showers      None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (0)       76 (+5)      52           80
RH % (24H TREND)      97 (+10)     43 (-13)     83           31
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     N  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       NW  3        NW  5        W  4         N  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            1            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  2262                      2349
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7422                      7708
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  4                     N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  9                     N  6
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  9048                      7047
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                65                        69
STABILITY CLASS       F            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 80.
East winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 5.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.

$$

LAZ010-011-017-018-271015-
De Soto-Red River-Sabine-Natchitoches-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Stonewall, Logansport,
Coushatta, Martin, Many, Zwolle, Pleasant Hill, and Natchitoches
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        Clear        MClear
PRECIP TYPE           None         showers      None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+1)      77 (+4)      52           81
RH % (24H TREND)      97 (+12)     44 (-8)      84           35
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     N  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       N  3         NW  5        NW  4        NW  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  2267                      2354
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7436                      7722
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     NW  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 10                     NW  3
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  11335                     4708
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                65                        68
STABILITY CLASS       F            B            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. East winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.

$$

LAZ019>022-271015-
Winn-Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-
Including the cities of Winnfield, Colfax, Montgomery, Dry Prong,
Clarks, Grayson, Columbia, Jena, Midway, and Olla
344 PM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        MClear       MClear
PRECIP TYPE           None         showers      None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (-1)      77 (+4)      53           81
RH % (24H TREND)      95 (+8)      48 (-6)      84           36
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     N  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       N  3         NW  5        W  4         N  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            1            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  2256                      2344
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7403                      7689
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  4                     NW  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  9                     NW  5
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  9024                      4688
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                66                        69
STABILITY CLASS       F            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. East winds around 5 mph. Category Day Index is 5.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.

$$

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