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

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FNUS54 KJAN 031139
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...
NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...AND CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
539 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH
TONIGHT...THEN RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE ALONG WITH A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS AS A STRONG COLD FRONT PUSHES ACROSS THE AREA LATE
TOMORROW. SHARPLY COLDER AIR WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION...WITH A CHANCE
FOR WINTRY PRECIPITATION...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE ARKLAMISS DELTA
AREA. PRECIPITATION WILL END THURSDAY MORNING...WITH DRY CONDITIONS
CONTINUING INTO FRIDAY. WIDESPREAD FOG WILL BE AN ISSUE THROUGH PART
OF THIS MORNING...AND AREAS OF FOG WILL AGAIN BE TONIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-032215-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
539 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     32           33           94
TEMP (24H TREND)      71 (+28)     60 (+19)     71
RH % (24H TREND)      79 (-4)      99 (0)       82
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  3                      SW  8
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  8         S  8 G15     NW  6 G18
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            2            12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.50-1.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)     67                        68
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     735                       576
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    2413                      1891
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  8                      S  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 17                      S 15
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   5880                      4032
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  41021                     28365
STAG INDEX            3            3            1
CATEGORY DAY          3                         3
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  13           18           27

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...FREEZING RAIN...RAIN...SLEET AND CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-032215-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
539 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     38           40           96
TEMP (24H TREND)      71 (+26)     60 (+17)     70
RH % (24H TREND)      78 (-6)      99 (-1)      77
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  4                      S  8
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  8         S  8         W  6 G19
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            2            12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.10-0.25    0.50-1.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)     67                        67
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     705                       497
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    2312                      1629
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  7                     SW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     SW 18
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   4935                      3976
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  34680                     29322
STAG INDEX            3            2            1
CATEGORY DAY          3                         2
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  14           14           24

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...FREEZING RAIN...RAIN...SLEET AND CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-032215-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
539 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     38           44           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      74 (+25)     60 (+14)     74
RH % (24H TREND)      75 (-8)      97 (-3)      67
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  4                      S  8
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  6         S  8         SW  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            2            12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.10-0.25    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     69                        66
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     823                       708
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    2699                      2323
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  9                     S  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 20                     S 21
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   7407                      6372
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  53980                     48783
STAG INDEX            3            3            1
CATEGORY DAY          3                         3
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  16           17           27

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN...FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND CHANCE
OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. NOT AS COOL. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-032215-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
539 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           37           78
TEMP (24H TREND)      74 (+22)     61 (+12)     76
RH % (24H TREND)      75 (-6)      98 (-2)      70
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      SE  3                     S  8
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  9         S  8         S  9 G16
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            2            12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.25-0.50
SILT/500M MLT (F)     69                        68
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     874                       740
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    2866                      2427
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  9                     SW 11
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 21                     SW 24
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   7866                      8140
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  60186                     58248
STAG INDEX            3            3            0
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  20           18           29

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND CHANCE OF LIGHT SLEET. LOWS
IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-032215-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
539 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           30           62
TEMP (24H TREND)      75 (+18)     60 (+7)      76
RH % (24H TREND)      69 (-15)     99 (-1)      70
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  4                      S  6
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  9         S  8         SW  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            2            9
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     70                        68
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     897                       706
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    2942                      2315
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  9                     S 10
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 20                     S 23
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   8073                      7060
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  58840                     53245
STAG INDEX            3            3            0
CATEGORY DAY          4                         3
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  20           17           24

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...RAIN...CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET.
LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-032215-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
539 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     39           36           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      75 (+26)     62 (+17)     76
RH % (24H TREND)      77 (-1)      99 (0)       63
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   S  9
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  9         S  8         S 11
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            2            12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.25-0.50
SILT/500M MLT (F)     68                        70
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     910                       804
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    2987                      2637
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S 10                      S 12
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 22                      S 26
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   9100                      9648
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  65714                     68562
STAG INDEX            3            3            0
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         10           1            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  17           19           33

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...RAIN...FREEZING RAIN...SLEET AND CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND
50. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-032215-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
539 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     43           37           63
TEMP (24H TREND)      75 (+19)     62 (+10)     76
RH % (24H TREND)      72 (-6)      99 (-1)      70
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  3                      S  8
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  8         S  6         S  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            2            9
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     69                        69
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     914                       736
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    2999                      2415
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S 10                      S 11
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 22                      S 24
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   9140                      8096
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  65978                     57960
STAG INDEX            3            3            0
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
STABILITY             C            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  21           19           29

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND CHANCE OF LIGHT SLEET. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-032215-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
539 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     31           30           51
TEMP (24H TREND)      76 (+13)     61 (+2)      77
RH % (24H TREND)      68 (-11)     99 (-1)      70
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  4                      S  6
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  9         S  8         S  9
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            2            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     70                        69
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     935                       728
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    3069                      2390
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  9                      S 10
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 20                      S 23
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   8415                      7280
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  61380                     54970
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          4                         3
STABILITY             C            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  22           16           23

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN...FREEZING RAIN AND CHANCE OF LIGHT
SLEET. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$








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