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
303 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.DISCUSSION...Dry conditions will previal through much of the period.
A storm system with rain and thunderstorms will impact the area Saturday
night through Sunday. Min RH values will drop to near 30% tomorrow, but
winds less than 10kts will preclude any fire weather concerns. No fog is
anticipated over the next few mornings.

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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-201015-
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
303 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Temp (24H Trend)      41 (-8)      68 (+3)      48           73
RH % (24H Trend)      90 (-2)      30 (-10)     84           44
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    NE  8                     E  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       NE  5        NE  7        Lgt/Var      SE  9
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                             1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  51                        63
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1451                      1676
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4761                      5497
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  6                      S  8
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 14                      S 17
Vent Index (metric)                8706                      13408
Vent Index (English)               66654                     93449
Stag Index            3            3            3            2
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             F            B            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                                 1 PM
Precip End                                                   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         6                         5
Dispersion Index      4            57           3            55

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs around
70. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. North winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
mid 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-201015-
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
303 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            10
Temp (24H Trend)      40 (-8)      68 (+5)      47           73
RH % (24H Trend)      86 (+6)      29 (-12)     80           41
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    NE  9                     E  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       N  6         NE  8        E  5         SE 10 G17
Rain Duratn(hrs)
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  51                        62
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1570                      1889
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5151                      6199
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  6                      SE  8
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 14                      SE 17
Vent Index (metric)                9420                      15112
Vent Index (English)               72114                     105383
Stag Index            3            2            3            2
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             F            B            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin
Precip End
Maximum LVORI         5                         4
Dispersion Index      4            59           4            57

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs
in the upper 60s. East winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds up to
15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. North winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
mid 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-201015-
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
303 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)      38 (-13)     70 (+7)      45           75
RH % (24H Trend)      89 (-3)      29 (-12)     80           37
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    NE  6                     SE  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       N  5         E  6         Lgt/Var      SE  9
Rain Duratn(hrs)
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  52                        62
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1750                      1816
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5743                      5958
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  6                      SE  8
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 13                      SE 17
Vent Index (metric)                10500                     14528
Vent Index (English)               74659                     101286
Stag Index            3            3            3            2
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             F            A-B          F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin
Precip End
Maximum LVORI         6                         4
Dispersion Index      4            73           1            59

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs
in the upper 60s. East winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 70. North winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
mid 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-201015-
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
303 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            10
Temp (24H Trend)      38 (-15)     69 (+3)      48           74
RH % (24H Trend)      89 (-3)      32 (-9)      82           43
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    NE  7                     SE  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       N  5         NE  6        Lgt/Var      SE  9 G17
Rain Duratn(hrs)
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  52                        63
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1536                      1731
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5038                      5678
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  5                      SE  8
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 12                      SE 17
Vent Index (metric)                7680                      13848
Vent Index (English)               60456                     96526
Stag Index            3            3            3            2
Category Day                       3                         4
Stability             F            A-B          F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin
Precip End
Maximum LVORI         6                         5
Dispersion Index      4            62           3            53

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds up
to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
mid 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-201015-
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
303 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24H Trend)      39 (-17)     71 (+2)      46           75
RH % (24H Trend)      87 (0)       30 (-7)      78           37
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    NE  7                     E  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       N  6         NE  6        Lgt/Var      SE  7
Rain Duratn(hrs)
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  53                        63
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1681                      1835
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5514                      6020
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  6                      SE  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 13                      SE 15
Vent Index (metric)                10086                     12845
Vent Index (English)               71682                     90300
Stag Index            3            3            3            2
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             F            A-B          F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin
Precip End
Maximum LVORI         5                         4
Dispersion Index      5            69           1            53

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60.
Highs in the lower 70s. East winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds up
to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 70s.
West winds up to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-201015-
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
303 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Temp (24H Trend)      41 (-14)     70 (+2)      49           75
RH % (24H Trend)      91 (-5)      32 (-9)      85           48
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    NE  8                     SE  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       N  6         NE  7        Lgt/Var      SE  8
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                             1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  52                        64
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1498                      1635
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4916                      5363
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  5                      S  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 10                      S 16
Vent Index (metric)                7490                      11445
Vent Index (English)               49160                     85808
Stag Index            2            2            3            2
Category Day                       3                         4
Stability             F            B            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                                 1 PM
Precip End                                                   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         7                         5
Dispersion Index      4            47           3            51

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs
in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. North winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-201015-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
303 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            10
Temp (24H Trend)      41 (-16)     70 (+1)      49           75
RH % (24H Trend)      87 (-3)      34 (-6)      83           50
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    NE  6                     SE  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       N  5         NE  5        Lgt/Var      SE  8
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                             1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  53                        63
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1494                      1568
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4903                      5145
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  4                      SE  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                E  9                      SE 16
Vent Index (metric)                5976                      10976
Vent Index (English)               44127                     82320
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         4
Stability             F            A-B          F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                                 1 PM
Precip End                                                   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         6                         5
Dispersion Index      4            52           2            46

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs
in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. North winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-201015-
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
303 PM CDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0            10
Temp (24H Trend)      41 (-17)     71 (0)       49           75
RH % (24H Trend)      83 (-9)      30 (-7)      81           45
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   E  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       N  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  53                        64
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1591                      1680
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5220                      5512
Transport Wnd (m/s)                E  5                      SE  6
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 10                      SE 14
Vent Index (metric)                7955                      10080
Vent Index (English)               52200                     77168
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         4
Stability             F            A-B          F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin
Precip End
Maximum LVORI         4                         5
Dispersion Index      6            58           2            38

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$


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