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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Extreme Southeast Arkansas,
Northeast Louisiana, and Central Mississippi
National Weather Service Jackson MS
238 PM CDT Sun May 20 2018

.DISCUSSION...Expect scattered thunderstorms for the remainder of the afternoon which
will decrease in coverage this evening as we lose daytime heating. Expect better
coverage of thunderstorms on Monday, which will decrease in coverage Monday evening.
Rain chances will continue through the work week into Saturday. Transport winds will
be light for Monday and Tuesday with minimum humidity around 50 percent.
Patchy fog will be possible in areas that receive rainfall for early Monday and early
Tuesday.


Use the following link for a graphical forecast of LVORI indices:
http://www.weather.gov/jan/fire_weather_lvori

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-211015-
Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, and Lake Providence
238 PM CDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     30           70           20           40
Temp (24H Trend)      70 (0)       89 (-1)      68           91
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (+4)      51 (+2)      100          47
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            6            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.06         0.36         0.00         0.05
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  82                        79
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  2301                      1907
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 7548                      6258
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  1                      NE  1
Transport Wnd (mph)                N  2                      NE  2
Vent Index (metric)                2301                      1907
Vent Index (English)               15096                     12516
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         1
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         Continuing   Continuing   11 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         10                        10
Dispersion Index      3            15           1            13

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the lower 90s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 90s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs around 90. Northeast winds
up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Northwest
winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs around 90. North winds up to
5 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-211015-
Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Washington-Humphreys-
Holmes-
Including the cities of Cleveland, Indianola, Ruleville,
Greenwood, Grenada, Vaiden, North Carrollton, Carrollton,
Greenville, Belzoni, Isola, Durant, Tchula, Lexington, Pickens,
and Goodman
238 PM CDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           60           20           50
Temp (24H Trend)      69 (-3)      88 (-2)      67           89
RH % (24H Trend)      98 (+5)      53 (+5)      100          48
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            6            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.17         0.20         0.00         0.04
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  80                        76
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  2073                      1848
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6802                      6062
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  2                      N  2
Transport Wnd (mph)                E  5                      N  3
Vent Index (metric)                4146                      3696
Vent Index (English)               34010                     18186
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         2
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         Continuing   Continuing   11 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         10
Dispersion Index      4            23           3            13

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs around 90. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs around 90. Northeast winds
up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. East winds
up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
North winds up to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-211015-
Montgomery-Webster-Clay-Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Attala-Winston-
Noxubee-
Including the cities of Winona, Eupora, Maben, Mathiston,
West Point, Columbus, Ackerman, Weir, Starkville, Kosciusko,
Louisville, Macon, and Brooksville
238 PM CDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           50           20           40
Temp (24H Trend)      67 (0)       85 (-4)      65           88
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (+1)      54 (+4)      100          51
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            2            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.14         0.06         0.00         0.05
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  77                        73
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1782                      1791
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5845                      5877
Transport Wnd (m/s)                SE  4                     N  2
Transport Wnd (mph)                SE  9                     N  5
Vent Index (metric)                7128                      3582
Vent Index (English)               52605                     29385
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         2
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         Continuing   Continuing   11 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         10
Dispersion Index      3            50           3            19

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. East
winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northwest winds up to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-211015-
Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-Madison MS-Leake-Warren-Hinds-Rankin-
Scott-
Including the cities of Mayersville, Rolling Fork, Anguilla,
Yazoo City, Ridgeland, Madison, Canton, Carthage, Vicksburg,
Jackson, Pearl, Brandon, Richland, Forest, and Morton
238 PM CDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           60           20           50
Temp (24H Trend)      68 (-2)      87 (-2)      66           90
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (+3)      55 (+3)      100          49
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            6            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.12         0.21         0.00         0.06
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  79                        76
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1910                      1833
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6267                      6014
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  2                      N  1
Transport Wnd (mph)                E  5                      N  2
Vent Index (metric)                3820                      1833
Vent Index (English)               31335                     12028
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         1
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         Continuing   Continuing   11 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         10
Dispersion Index      3            23           2            10

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Northeast
winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northwest winds up to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-211015-
Neshoba-Kemper-Newton-Lauderdale-Jasper-Clarke-
Including the cities of Philadelphia, Pearl River, De Kalb,
Scooba, Newton, Union, Decatur, Conehatta, Meridian, Bay Springs,
Heidelberg, Quitman, Stonewall, and Shubuta
238 PM CDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           50           20           40
Temp (24H Trend)      67 (-2)      85 (-5)      65           89
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+6)     55 (+8)      100          49
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            2            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.09         0.07         0.00         0.06
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  77                        74
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1677                      1850
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5501                      6071
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  3                      N  2
Transport Wnd (mph)                E  7                      N  3
Vent Index (metric)                5031                      3700
Vent Index (English)               38507                     18213
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         2
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         Continuing   Continuing   11 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         10
Dispersion Index      1            34           1            16

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northwest winds up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-211015-
Richland-Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-Concordia-
Including the cities of Rayville, Delhi, Tallulah, Winnsboro,
Jonesville, Harrisonburg, Newellton, St. Joseph, Waterproof,
Vidalia, Ferriday, and West Ferriday
238 PM CDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     30           70           20           50
Temp (24H Trend)      70 (-1)      90 (0)       68           91
RH % (24H Trend)      98 (+2)      50 (-1)      100          48
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            5            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.05         0.32         0.00         0.07
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  82                        80
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  2201                      2050
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 7222                      6725
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  1                      NE  1
Transport Wnd (mph)                N  1                      NE  1
Vent Index (metric)                2201                      2050
Vent Index (English)               7222                      6725
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         2
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         7 AM         Continuing   11 AM
Precip End            1 AM         Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         10                        10
Dispersion Index      2            11           1            8

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs around 90. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs around 90. Northeast
winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. East winds
up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
North winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs around 90. North winds up to
5 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-211015-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
238 PM CDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     30           60           20           40
Temp (24H Trend)      68 (-3)      87 (-2)      67           90
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+5)     54 (+4)      100          49
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            6            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.06         0.32         0.00         0.07
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  79                        79
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1956                      1975
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 6416                      6481
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  2                     NW  1
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE  3                     NW  2
Vent Index (metric)                3912                      1975
Vent Index (English)               19248                     12962
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         1
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         7 AM         Continuing   11 AM
Precip End            1 AM         Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         10
Dispersion Index      2            16           1            10

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Northwest winds up to 5 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-211015-
Simpson-Smith-Lawrence-Jefferson Davis-Covington-Jones-Marion-
Lamar-Forrest-
Including the cities of Magee, Mendenhall, Taylorsville, Raleigh,
Monticello, New Hebron, Prentiss, Bassfield, Collins,
Mount Olive, Laurel, Columbia, West Hattiesburg, Lumberton,
Purvis, and Hattiesburg
238 PM CDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     40           60           30           50
Temp (24H Trend)      68 (0)       86 (-3)      66           90
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (+1)      56 (+8)      100          47
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Rain Duratn(hrs)      2            4            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.08         0.20         0.01         0.11
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  78                        77
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1803                      1986
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5916                      6515
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NE  2                     NW  2
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE  5                     NW  3
Vent Index (metric)                3606                      3972
Vent Index (English)               29580                     19545
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       2                         2
Stability             F            A            F            A
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         Continuing   Continuing   11 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   1 AM         Continuing
Maximum LVORI         10                        10
Dispersion Index      2            25           2            14

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Northwest winds up to 5 mph.

$$



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