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
429 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...SOME EARLY MORNING FOG WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE HATTIESBURG AREA
THIS MORNING AND SUNDAY MORNING. OTHERWISE HOT HUMID CONDITIONS WILL BE PREVALENT
FOR THIS WEEKEND WITH HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 90S. HEAT INDICES WILL MAX
AT AT 105 TO 109 DEGREES. IT WILL ALSO BE WARM ON MONDAY OVER THE WEST HALF
OF THE REGION WITH HEAT INDICES GREATER THAN 100. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE SOUTH TODAY AND ACROSS THE EAST SUNDAY.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-232215-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
429 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

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

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      99 (+3)      72 (+1)      99
RH % (24H TREND)      41 (-3)      100 (+2)     40
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      SW  3                     NW  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      NW  4        LGT/VAR      N  3
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2181                      2488
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    7157                      8162
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W  1                      NE  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  2                      NE  2
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   2181                      2488
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  14314                     16324
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  7            2            9

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-232215-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
429 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      98 (+2)      71 (0)       99
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (-1)      100 (+3)     40
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      SW  3                     LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      W  5         NW  3        N  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2171                      2417
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    7123                      7931
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  2                     NE  1
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  3                     NE  2
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   4342                      2417
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  21369                     15862
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         2
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  13           2            16

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. WEST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS AROUND 90.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-232215-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
429 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            19
TEMP (24H TREND)      98 (+2)      70 (-2)      98
RH % (24H TREND)      43 (+4)      100 (+4)     40
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      W  4         LGT/VAR      N  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)                                0
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         <0.10
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2107                      2335
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    6913                      7662
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  2                     N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     N  7
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   4214                      7005
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  34565                     53634
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         3
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN                                    3 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  14           1            16

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-232215-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
429 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      98 (+2)      70 (-2)      99
RH % (24H TREND)      43 (+3)      100 (+2)     40
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      N  3                      LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      NW  5        LGT/VAR      N  5
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1856                      2294
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    6088                      7525
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  2                     N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  3                     N  6
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3712                      6882
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  18264                     45150
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         3
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  8            1            16

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS AROUND 90.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-232215-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
429 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      98 (+1)      71 (-1)      99
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (+4)      100 (+3)     39
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   N  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      NW  4        LGT/VAR      N  5
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         <0.10
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2223                      2387
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    7294                      7831
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  3                     N  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  6                     N  8
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   6669                      9548
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  43764                     62648
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  16           2            17

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-232215-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
429 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      98 (+2)      71 (-1)      98
RH % (24H TREND)      43 (-1)      100 (0)      42
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   NE  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      W  3         LGT/VAR      NW  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1918                      2288
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    6291                      7505
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W  1                      N  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  1                      N  5
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   1918                      4576
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  6291                      37525
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          1                         3
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  6            1            10

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-232215-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
429 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      97 (+2)      71 (-1)      97
RH % (24H TREND)      45 (+1)      100 (+2)     43
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      N  3                      NE  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      NW  3        LGT/VAR      NW  5
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1986                      2126
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    6517                      6976
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  2                     N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     N  6
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   3972                      6378
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  32585                     41856
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         3
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         1            2            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  9            1            10

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-232215-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
429 AM CDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      98 (+2)      71 (-1)      98
RH % (24H TREND)      43 (+1)      100 (+2)     41
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      NW  3        LGT/VAR      N  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      0
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2205                      2224
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    7233                      7295
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  2                     N  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     N  8
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   4410                      8896
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  36165                     58360
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         1            2            1
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  14           2            16

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$


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