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

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FNUS54 KJAN 161000
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...
NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...AND CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
500 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION DURING THE
COURSE OF TODAY AND TONIGHT BRINGING RAIN CHANCES ALONG WITH IT.
BEHIND THE FRONT...SOME SLIGHTLY DRIER AIR WILL ADVECT SOUTH AND INTO
THE REGION. FOG IS NOT EXPECTED THIS MORNING...BUT WITH COOLER
TEMPERATURES AND CLEARING SKIES TONIGHT INTO EARLY WEDNESDAY
MORNING...A BETTER POTENTIAL FOR FOG WILL EXIST.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-162215-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
500 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

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

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     21           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (+3)      65 (-1)      91
RH % (24H TREND)      49 (-1)      100 (+3)     41
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      NE  3                     NE  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      N  3         NE  3        E  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1866                      1921
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    6122                      6302
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  1                      SE  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  2                      SE  1
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   1866                      1921
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  12244                     6302
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          1                         1
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            2            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  11           2            9

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-162215-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
500 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     26           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      88 (+2)      64 (-2)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      47 (-1)      94 (-6)      38
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      N  3                      N  4
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      N  5         N  4         NE  5
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1968                      1888
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    6455                      6193
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  2                      NW  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  3                      NW  5
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3936                      3776
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  19365                     30965
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            2            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  11           2            13

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-162215-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
500 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     23           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      88 (-1)      64 (-2)      89
RH % (24H TREND)      47 (0)       93 (-7)      37
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      N  3                      N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      N  4         N  3         NE  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1959                      1845
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    6428                      6054
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  2                      NW  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  5                      NW 10
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3918                      9225
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  32140                     60540
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         4
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            2            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  14           3            27

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-162215-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
500 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     22           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (0)       65 (-3)      91
RH % (24H TREND)      47 (-2)      100 (+2)     38
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      N  3                      NE  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      N  4         LGT/VAR      NE  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1798                      1948
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5899                      6390
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  2                      N  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  3                      N  3
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3596                      3896
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  17697                     19170
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          11 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            3            4
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  11           2            13

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. EAST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-162215-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
500 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     26           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (-1)      66 (-1)      91
RH % (24H TREND)      47 (-1)      98 (-2)      38
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      N  3                      N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      N  4         LGT/VAR      N  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        <0.10        0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1910                      2049
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    6265                      6721
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  2                      NW  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  5                      NW  7
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3820                      6147
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  31325                     47047
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         3
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          11 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            2            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  13           3            24

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-162215-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
500 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     26           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (0)       64 (-5)      91
RH % (24H TREND)      52 (-1)      100 (0)      42
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      NE  3                     NE  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      NE  4        LGT/VAR      NE  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    <0.10        <0.10
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1536                      1876
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    5039                      6154
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  1                     E  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  2                     E  3
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   1536                      3752
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  10078                     18462
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          1                         2
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          11 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            1            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  6            1            11

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-162215-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
500 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     31           18           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (+1)      66 (-3)      91
RH % (24H TREND)      53 (+1)      100 (0)      41
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      NE  3                     N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      NE  5        LGT/VAR      NE  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    <0.10        <0.10
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1486                      1862
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    4875                      6108
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  3                     E  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  6                     E  2
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   4458                      1862
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  29250                     12216
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         1
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          11 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  9            1            12

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-162215-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
500 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     38           24           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (-1)      67 (-2)      91
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (+1)      100 (0)      37
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      N  3                      NE  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      N  4         LGT/VAR      N  3
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            1
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    <0.10        0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1523                      1945
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    4996                      6382
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  2                     N  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     N  3
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3046                      3890
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  24980                     19146
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
STABILITY             B            F            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          11 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  11           2            17

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. NORTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$







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