Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNUS54 KJAN 152109
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...
NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...AND CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
309 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

.DISCUSSION...NO SIGNIFICANT FOG DEVELOPMENT IS EXPECTED TUESDAY OR
WEDNESDAY MORNINGS. A COLD FRONT NEARING THE WESTERN DISTRICTS THIS
AFTERNOON WILL SWING ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A
FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR AHEAD OF THE COLD FRONT BUT RAINFALL
WILL AVERAGE LESS THAN A HALF INCH ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA. COOLER
AND DRIER WEATHER IS EXPECTED TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE NORTH. RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE AGAIN
OVER THE NORTHERN DISTRICTS WEDNESDAY NIGHT AS AN UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCE AND A WEAK BOUNDARY MOVES OVER FROM THE SOUTHERN PLAINS.
ANOTHER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL APPROACH THE AREA THURSDAY AND MOVE
ACROSS THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT. MODELS DIFFER ON STRENGTH AND EVOLUTION
OF THIS SYSTEM BUT THIS SHOULD BRING THE NEXT BEST CHANCE FOR
WIDESPREAD WETTING RAIN TO THE REGION. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY DRY
WEATHER AGAIN NEXT WEEKEND. NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED
WEDNESDAY WITH A WARMING TREND EXPECTED INTO FRIDAY. COOLER AND DRIER
WEATHER WILL RETURN FRO THE WEEKEND.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-161030-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
309 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

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

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      38 (-12)     56 (-15)     32           53
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      40 (-9)      94           46
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   W  9                      N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SW  8        NW  9        NW  3        NE  3
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  47                        43
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  927                       759
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3040                      2490
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     NE  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 12                     NE  3
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                4635                      1518
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               36480                     7470
STAG INDEX            3            2            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
STABILITY             E            B-C          F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            1            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  9            40           2            9

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-161030-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
309 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      40 (-9)      55 (-13)     32           53
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      43 (-24)     96           45
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   W  9                      N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SW  8        NW  8        NW  3        N  3
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  46                        43
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  932                       794
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3058                      2606
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     N  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 12                     N  2
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                4660                      794
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               36696                     5212
STAG INDEX            3            2            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
STABILITY             D            B-C          F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         1            1            1            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  7            45           2            8

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-161030-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
309 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     38           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      41 (0)       57 (-8)      31           53
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      42 (-25)     97           45
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   W  8                      N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  8         NW  6        NW  3        N  3
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  48                        44
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  965                       845
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3165                      2772
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W  5                      N  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      N  2
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                4825                      845
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               37980                     5544
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
STABILITY             D            B-C          F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            1            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  11           54           3            10

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-161030-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
309 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     28           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      40 (-8)      57 (-13)     32           57
RH % (24H TREND)      99 (-1)      38 (-24)     96           43
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   W  8                      N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  8         W  8         NW  3        N  3
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  48                        45
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  929                       814
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3047                      2672
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W  5                      N  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      N  2
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                4645                      814
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               36564                     5344
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
STABILITY             D            B-C          F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            2            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  10           43           3            8

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-161030-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
309 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      45 (+4)      60 (-9)      32           57
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      37 (-22)     96           42
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   W  8                      N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  9         NW  8        NW  3        N  3
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  51                        46
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  951                       830
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3120                      2722
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W  5                      N  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      N  2
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                4755                      830
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               37440                     5444
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
STABILITY             D            B-C          F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            2            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  16           50           4            10

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-161030-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
309 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      39 (-14)     60 (-12)     33           57
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      31 (-23)     94           38
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   W  8                      N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SW  6        NW  8        N  3         NE  3
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  50                        45
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  919                       791
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3016                      2596
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     NE  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 12                     NE  3
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                4595                      1582
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               36192                     7788
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
STABILITY             E            B-C          F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            1            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  6            37           2            10

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-161030-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
309 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     28           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      41 (-11)     58 (-14)     34           58
RH % (24H TREND)      96 (-4)      33 (-23)     93           40
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   NW  8                     N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SW  6        NW  8        N  3         NE  3
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  51                        46
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  917                       786
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3010                      2579
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  5                     NE  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 12                     NE  2
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                4585                      786
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               36120                     5158
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
STABILITY             E            B-C          F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            1            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  13           42           3            8

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-161030-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
309 PM CST MON DEC 15 2014

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     51           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      44 (-2)      62 (-10)     33           59
RH % (24H TREND)      95 (-5)      32 (-27)     95           39
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   NW  8                     N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  9         NW  8        NW  3        N  3
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  53                        47
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  917                       801
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3007                      2627
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W  5                      N  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      N  2
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                4585                      801
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               36084                     5254
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
STABILITY             D            B-C          F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            6 AM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  17           44           4            9

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$







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