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
452 AM CDT Mon Sep 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Unsettled weather will continue across the Mid-South through at
least midweek. A couple of cold fronts will move through the area
and keep healthy chances for showers and thunderstorms in the
forecast. Another 1 to 2 inches of rainfall can be expected
through Wednesday.

The Mid-South will start to dry out by late in the week as high
pressure settles over the region. Temperatures will remain near
normal with highs generally in the upper 70s and lower 80s with
lows in the 60s.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-242315-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
452 AM CDT Mon Sep 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     70           50           50
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.48         0.30         0.16
Precip Dur (hrs)      7            2            2
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      81 (+13)     71 (+7)      85
RH % (24h Trend)      73 (-16)     97 (-1)      64
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   S 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 3-7        S 2-6        SW 5-9
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    790                       1600
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2592                      5250
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    876                       1688
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   2874                      5539
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  4                      SW  8
Transport Wnd (mph)   S  9                      SW 17
Vent Index (m2/s)     3504                      13504
Category Day          2                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 77                        81
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  3                      S  7
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S  7                      S 16
Dispersion Index      14           7            51
LAL                   3            3            4
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 52 percent. North winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
55 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and
variable.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
56 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 64 percent. South winds around
5 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-242315-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
452 AM CDT Mon Sep 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     70           50           50
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.51         0.23         0.19
Precip Dur (hrs)      9            3            2
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      83 (+13)     71 (+6)      85
RH % (24h Trend)      70 (-16)     98 (-1)      64
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   S 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 3-7        SE 3-7       S 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1133                      1647
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3718                      5403
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1197                      1710
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3928                      5609
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  4                      SW  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   S  9                      SW 13
Vent Index (m2/s)     4788                      10260
Category Day          3                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 79                        82
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  4                      S  6
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S  8                      S 13
Dispersion Index      21           7            39
LAL                   3            3            4
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 59 percent. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
62 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and
variable.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
57 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 65 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 63 percent. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-242315-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
452 AM CDT Mon Sep 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     80           60           70
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    1.03         0.13         0.24
Precip Dur (hrs)      12           6            6
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      79 (+8)      70 (+4)      83
RH % (24h Trend)      76 (-14)     97 (-3)      70
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 2-6                    S 4-8
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 4-8        S 2-6        S 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    484                       511
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   1589                      1675
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    605                       629
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   1986                      2065
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  6                      S  6
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 13                      S 14
Vent Index (m2/s)     3630                      3774
Category Day          2                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 76                        79
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  7                      S  8
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 15                      S 19
Dispersion Index      17           9            32
LAL                   3            3            4
LASI                  2            3            3
Stability             D            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 57 percent. North winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
60 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Light and
variable winds.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 54 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Light and variable
winds.
.SATURDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South
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 80s. Minimum RH 64 percent. South winds
around 5 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-242315-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
452 AM CDT Mon Sep 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     80           50           70
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.67         0.11         0.33
Precip Dur (hrs)      12           3            5
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      81 (+7)      71 (+5)      84
RH % (24h Trend)      72 (-16)     97 (-3)      67
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   S 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 4-8        SE 2-6       S 4-8
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    599                       522
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   1965                      1713
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    725                       642
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   2377                      2107
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  5                      SW  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 10                      SW 12
Vent Index (m2/s)     3625                      3210
Category Day          2                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 77                        79
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  6                      S  7
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 12                      S 16
Dispersion Index      17           8            30
LAL                   3            3            4
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 60 percent. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 60. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
63 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. North
winds around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and
variable.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
55 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. East winds
around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.SATURDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds
around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny.
Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 63 percent. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-242315-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
452 AM CDT Mon Sep 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     70           50           60
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.28         0.11         0.34
Precip Dur (hrs)      8            3            5
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      84 (+4)      71 (+3)      85
RH % (24h Trend)      67 (-10)     97 (-2)      65
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   S 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 3-7        SE 2-6       S 3-7
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1089                      1043
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3572                      3421
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1162                      1116
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3813                      3663
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  5                      S  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 10                      S 10
Vent Index (m2/s)     5810                      5580
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 80                        80
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  5                      S  6
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 11                      S 13
Dispersion Index      25           7            31
LAL                   3            3            4
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 61 percent. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Northeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 66 percent. North winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. North
winds around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and
variable.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds
around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.SATURDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 65 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and
variable.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-242315-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
452 AM CDT Mon Sep 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     70           50           60
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.23         0.08         0.28
Precip Dur (hrs)      8            3            8
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      84 (+3)      71 (+2)      85
RH % (24h Trend)      66 (-5)      95 (-3)      63
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 2-6                     S 3-7
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 3-7        SE 2-6       S 3-7
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    661                       1436
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2170                      4712
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    791                       1563
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   2594                      5127
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S  6                      S  5
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 13                      S 12
Vent Index (m2/s)     4746                      7815
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 79                        81
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S  6                      S  6
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 13                      S 13
Dispersion Index      35           6            38
LAL                   3            3            4
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            E            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around
70. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 64 percent. West winds
around 5 mph becoming north late in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 65 percent. North
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. North winds around 5 mph
late in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.FRIDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds
around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and variable.
.SATURDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly
sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph late in the afternoon becoming light and
variable.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$


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