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
518 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...THE DRY WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE AGAIN TODAY BUT SHOWERS AND
STORMS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE IN THE SOUTHWESTERN PORTIONS OF THE AREA THIS
AFTERNOON. BETTER RAIN CHANCES AREAWIDE WILL COME THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT
AS A COLD FRONT SWEEPS THROUGH THE REGION. DRY AND COOL WEATHER WILL RETURN FOR
THE WEEKEND. MIN RH`S WILL DROP TO 23-30 PERCENT FOR THE WEEKEND. SOME PATCHY FOG
WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS MORNING AND AGAIN THURSDAY MORNING.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-012215-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
518 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS AND NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     41           18           43
TEMP (24H TREND)      91 (+1)      68 (+3)      90
RH % (24H TREND)      45 (+12)     95 (-4)      57
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      E  3                      S  5
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  6         SE  3        S  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            1            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.10-0.25
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1704                      1715
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5590                      5626
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  7                      SW 10
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 16                      SW 22
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   11928                     17150
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  89440                     123772
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          4                         5
STABILITY             C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  19           6            23

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-012215-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
518 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     24           26           41
TEMP (24H TREND)      91 (+2)      68 (+5)      90
RH % (24H TREND)      40 (+7)      91 (-9)      55
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      SE  4                     S  6
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  6         S  4         S 11
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            2            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.10-0.25
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1701                      1695
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5581                      5560
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  5                      SW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 10                      SW 18
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   8505                      13560
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  55810                     100080
STAG INDEX            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
STABILITY             C            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  16           5            26

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND
70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-012215-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
518 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            25           41
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (+3)      65 (+4)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      40 (+1)      89 (-11)     55
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  3                      S  5
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  4         SE  3        S  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                   1            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         <0.10        0.10-0.25
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1727                      1705
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5665                      5593
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  2                      SW  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  5                      SW 14
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3454                      10230
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  28325                     78302
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         4
STABILITY             B            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  10           3            20

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR...COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-012215-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
518 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     33           25           44
TEMP (24H TREND)      91 (+2)      68 (+3)      90
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (+5)      93 (-7)      58
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      E  3                      S  5
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  5         SE  3        S  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            2            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.10-0.25
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1715                      1710
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5628                      5610
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  4                      SW  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  8                      SW 15
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   6860                      11970
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  45024                     84150
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
STABILITY             C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  11           5            20

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-012215-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
518 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            23           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (+2)      66 (+5)      91
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (+5)      92 (-8)      56
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   S  4
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  3        SE  3        S  8
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                   1            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         <0.10        0.10-0.25
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1733                      1698
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5687                      5571
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  2                     SW  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  3                     SW  9
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3466                      6792
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  17061                     50139
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         3
STABILITY             B            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  7            2            15

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS
AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-012215-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
518 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     56           18           47
TEMP (24H TREND)      91 (+1)      70 (+2)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      46 (+7)      94 (-6)      58
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      SE  4                     S  5
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  5         S  3         S  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      4            2            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.10-0.25    0.10-0.25
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1729                      1729
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5671                      5674
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  6                      SW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 14                      SW 20
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   10374                     15561
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  79394                     113480
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
STABILITY             C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  18           5            21

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-012215-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
518 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     56           25           48
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (+1)      70 (+3)      87
RH % (24H TREND)      47 (+2)      94 (-6)      66
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      SE  4                     S  4
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  5         S  3         S  8
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      4            2            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.10-0.25    0.10-0.25
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1697                      1704
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5567                      5589
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  5                      SW  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 10                      SW 15
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   8485                      11928
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  55670                     83835
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
STABILITY             C            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  13           7            18

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS
AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-012215-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
518 AM CDT WED OCT 1 2014

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     32           26           48
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (+1)      68 (+3)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      44 (-3)      94 (-6)      59
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   S  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  4         SE  3        S  6
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            2            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.10-0.25
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1748                      1687
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5734                      5534
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  3                     S  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  7                     S 10
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   5244                      8435
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  40138                     55340
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
STABILITY             B            F            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            1            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  7            5            12

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$







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