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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...
NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...AND CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
257 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...WETTING RAIN CHANCES WILL BE ON THE INCREASE TONIGHT AS
A DISTURBANCE PASSES TO THE SOUTHEAST OF THE DISTRICTS. BEST CHANCE
FOR WETTING RAINS WILL BE ACROSS AREAS EAST OF I-55 AND ALONG HIGHWAY
84 THROUGH THE DAY TOMORROW. THE RAINS WILL COME TO AN END BY
TOMORROW EVENING WITH DRY WEATHER EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY. FOG DOES
NOT LOOK TO BE AN ISSUE THROUGH THE PERIOD.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-181030-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
257 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

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

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            32           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      52 (+11)     73 (+3)      51           78
RH % (24H TREND)      97 (+2)      43 (+9)      100          40
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   NE  4                     LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      LGT/VAR      NE  6        LGT/VAR      NE  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                   1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  1615                      1749
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 5297                      5737
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  5                     E  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 10                     E  8
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                8075                      6996
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               52970                     45896
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
STABILITY             F            A-B          F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 AM
PRECIP END                         1 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            2            3
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  3            23           3            35

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-181030-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
257 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            32           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+10)     73 (+3)      47           77
RH % (24H TREND)      97 (+5)      41 (+13)     100          40
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   NE  6                     NE  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  4        NE  9        NE  3        N  5
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                   1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  1263                      1750
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 4144                      5740
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  5                     E  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 12                     E  9
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                6315                      7000
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               49728                     51660
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         3
STABILITY             F            B            F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 AM
PRECIP END                         1 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            1            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  4            21           3            43

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-181030-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
257 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     32           39           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      49 (+11)     69 (0)       45           76
RH % (24H TREND)      96 (+5)      44 (+18)     100          35
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   E  9 G16                  N  4
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  5        NE  9 G16    NE  4        N  8
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.10-0.25    0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  885                       1762
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 2902                      5781
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  4                     E  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  8                     E 14
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                3540                      10572
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               23216                     80934
STAG INDEX            3            2            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       2                         4
STABILITY             E            B            F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          3 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            1            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  7            13           4            40

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-181030-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
257 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     31           36           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (+12)     72 (+3)      47           77
RH % (24H TREND)      97 (+2)      43 (+18)     100          35
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   NE  8 G15                 NE  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      E  4         NE  9        NE  3        N  6
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.10-0.25    0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  982                       1751
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3223                      5744
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  6                     E  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 13                     E 10
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                5892                      8755
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               41899                     57440
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         4
STABILITY             E            B            F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            2            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  5            18           3            40

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-181030-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
257 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     72           54           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      52 (+14)     69 (+1)      43           77
RH % (24H TREND)      96 (-1)      45 (+21)     100          33
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   NE  9 G16                 NW  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  4        NE  9        NE  5        N  8
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      5            3
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.50-1.00    0.25-0.50    0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  991                       1744
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3251                      5722
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  2                     NE  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  5                     NE 13
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                1982                      10464
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               16255                     74386
STAG INDEX            3            2            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       1                         4
STABILITY             E            B            F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  7            13           5            41

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-181030-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
257 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            27           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (+11)     71 (+2)      51           77
RH % (24H TREND)      95 (-2)      46 (+13)     100          42
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   NE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      E  3         NE  9        NE  3        NE  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                   1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  1493                      1775
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 4898                      5822
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  6                     E  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 13                     E  7
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                8958                      5325
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               63674                     40754
STAG INDEX            3            2            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         3
STABILITY             F            B            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 AM
PRECIP END                         1 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            3            3
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  3            26           4            32

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-181030-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
257 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     27           26           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (+11)     71 (+2)      48           77
RH % (24H TREND)      99 (+4)      47 (+19)     100          38
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   NE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      E  3         NE  9        E  3         N  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.10-0.25    0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  1220                      1768
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 4003                      5801
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  6                     E  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 14                     E  8
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                7320                      7072
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               56042                     46408
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         3
STABILITY             F            B            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            6            8
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  4            20           4            37

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-181030-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
257 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     74           33           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      52 (+12)     70 (+2)      45           77
RH % (24H TREND)      98 (0)       47 (+22)     100          34
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   NE  9 G16                 NW  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      E  4         NE 10        NE  3        N  6
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      5            3
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.50-1.00    0.25-0.50    0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  1010                      1745
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 3315                      5725
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  4                     NE  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  8                     NE 13
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                4040                      10470
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               26520                     74425
STAG INDEX            3            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         4
STABILITY             E            B            F            A-B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            1            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  7            9            5            39

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$







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