Fire Weather Planning


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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the MidSouth
National Weather Service Memphis TN
302 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018
.DISCUSSION...
A few showers are possible tonight, but generally dry conditions
are anticipated on Monday. Rain chances trend upward on Tuesday
with widespread rain showers, heavy at times, possible Wednesday
through the end of the week. Gusty south winds are forecast Monday
and Tuesday, becoming northerly around midweek as a slow-moving
cold front passes. No fire weather concerns are expected through
next weekend.
ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-191100-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
302 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018
                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue          
Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        
Precip Chance (%)     40           20           30           50           
Precip Type           showers      showers      tstms        tstms        
Precip Amount (in)    0.04         0.01         0.04         0.13         
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            1            2            2            
Precip Begins         6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   
Temp (24h Trend)      51 (+20)     73 (+19)     62           75           
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (0)      67 (+7)      98           67           
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                S 10-14 G21               S 11-15 G23  
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 6-10       S 13-17 G24  S 9-13 G18   S 13-17 G24  
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 779                       1060         
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                2556                      3477         
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 865                       1146         
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                2838                      3759         
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 14                      S 13         
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 31                      S 30         
Vent Index (m2/s)                  12110                     14898        
Category Day                       4                         4            
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              66                        67           
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               S 14                      S 13         
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               S 31                      S 29         
Dispersion Index      18           69           22           75           
LAL                   1            1            2            2            
LASI                  2            3            2            3            
Stability             D            D            D            D            
Stagnation Index      3            1            1            1            
REMARKS...NONE.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 74 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 30s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...A chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 75 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 81 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH
74 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs around
60. Minimum RH 58 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph becoming
northeast in the afternoon. 
$$
ARZ035-036-048-049-058-191100-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
302 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018
                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue          
Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        
Precip Chance (%)     30           20           20           30           
Precip Type           showers      showers      showers      showers      
Precip Amount (in)    0.02         0.00         0.00         0.05         
Precip Dur (hrs)      2                                      2            
Precip Begins         6 PM                                   6 AM         
Precip Ends           6 AM                                   Continuing   
Temp (24h Trend)      54 (+18)     75 (+20)     63           77           
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (0)      64 (-2)      96           64           
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                S 9-13 G19                S 10-14 G21  
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 5-9        S 12-16 G22  S 8-12       S 11-15 G22  
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 856                       1076         
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                2809                      3531         
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 918                       1138         
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                3013                      3735         
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 12                      S 13         
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 28                      S 30         
Vent Index (m2/s)                  11016                     14794        
Category Day                       4                         4            
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              67                        67           
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               S 13                      S 13         
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               S 28                      S 29         
Dispersion Index      16           55           21           84           
LAL                   1            1            2            1            
LASI                  2            3            3            3            
Stability             D            D            D            D            
Stagnation Index      3            2            1            1            
REMARKS...NONE.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds around 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 82 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph
becoming northeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...A chance of rain showers. Cloudy. Highs in the lower
50s. Minimum RH 81 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. East winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY...Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 81 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
73 percent. Southwest winds around 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. 
.SUNDAY...A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 60 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
$$
TNZ001>004-019>022-191100-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
302 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018
                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue          
Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        
Precip Chance (%)     40           20           0            20           
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE         showers      
Precip Amount (in)    0.03         0.00         0.00         0.02         
Precip Dur (hrs)      2                                      1            
Precip Begins         6 PM                                   6 AM         
Precip Ends           6 AM                                   Continuing   
Temp (24h Trend)      55 (+25)     74 (+18)     63           78           
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (0)      61 (+11)     92           57           
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                S 9-13 G19                S 9-13 G19   
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 5-9        S 10-14 G20  S 8-12       S 11-15 G20  
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 831                       924          
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                2727                      3030         
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 952                       1045         
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                3124                      3428         
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 13         
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 25                      S 29         
Vent Index (m2/s)                  10472                     13585        
Category Day                       4                         4            
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              65                        66           
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               S 13                      S 11         
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               S 28                      S 26         
Dispersion Index      18           62           31           65           
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
LASI                  2            3            3            3            
Stability             D            C            D            D            
Stagnation Index      2            2            1            1            
REMARKS...NONE.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 75 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph
becoming east in the afternoon. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...A chance of rain showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
73 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds
around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
73 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
71 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers. Partly sunny. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
$$
TNZ048>055-088>091-191100-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
302 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018
                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue          
Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        
Precip Chance (%)     30           0            0            20           
Precip Type           showers      NONE         NONE         showers      
Precip Amount (in)    0.02         0.00         0.00         0.03         
Precip Dur (hrs)      2                                      1            
Precip Begins         6 PM                                   6 AM         
Precip Ends           6 AM                                   Continuing   
Temp (24h Trend)      55 (+23)     75 (+18)     63           78           
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (0)      61 (+12)     93           59           
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                S 8-12 G18                S 9-13 G19   
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 5-9        S 10-14 G20  S 7-11       S 10-14 G19  
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 809                       918          
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                2654                      3011         
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 930                       1039         
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                3051                      3408         
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 13         
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 24                      S 29         
Vent Index (m2/s)                  10230                     13507        
Category Day                       4                         4            
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              65                        66           
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               S 12                      S 11         
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               S 26                      S 25         
Dispersion Index      15           50           33           66           
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
LASI                  2            3            4            3            
Stability             D            C            D            D            
Stagnation Index      2            2            2            2            
REMARKS...NONE.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the
lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 78 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 76 percent. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds around
5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 71 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
71 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers. Partly sunny. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 54 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. 
$$
MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-191100-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
302 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018
                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue          
Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        
Precip Chance (%)     20           0            0            20           
Precip Type           showers      NONE         NONE         showers      
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02         
Precip Dur (hrs)                                             1            
Precip Begins                                                6 AM         
Precip Ends                                                  Continuing   
Temp (24h Trend)      56 (+17)     77 (+22)     63           78           
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (+1)     59 (-10)     94           61           
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                S 7-11 G18                S 9-13 G19   
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 4-8        S 10-14 G20  S 7-11       S 9-13 G19   
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 924                       839          
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                3032                      2754         
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 996                       911          
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                3267                      2989         
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 12         
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 24                      S 26         
Vent Index (m2/s)                  10956                     10932        
Category Day                       4                         4            
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              67                        67           
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               S 11                      S 11         
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               S 24                      S 24         
Dispersion Index      16           43           30           79           
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
LASI                  2            3            4            3            
Stability             D            C            D            C            
Stagnation Index      3            3            2            2            
REMARKS...NONE.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the
lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the
mid 60s. Minimum RH 80 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 82 percent. North winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds around
5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Highs around 70. Minimum RH
74 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
71 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers. Partly sunny. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph. 
$$
MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-191100-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
302 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018
                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue          
Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        
Precip Chance (%)     20           0            0            20           
Precip Type           showers      NONE         NONE         showers      
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01         
Precip Dur (hrs)                                             1            
Precip Begins                                                12 PM        
Precip Ends                                                  Continuing   
Temp (24h Trend)      55 (+17)     76 (+19)     63           79           
RH % (24h Trend)      100 (+3)     58 (-1)      91           58           
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)                S 5-9                     S 7-11       
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 4-8        S 7-11       S 6-10       S 7-11       
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)                 865                       739          
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)                2838                      2426         
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)                 989                       863          
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)                3244                      2832         
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  9                      S  9         
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 21                      S 21         
Vent Index (m2/s)                  8901                      7767         
Category Day                       4                         3            
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F)              66                        66           
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)               S  9                      S  9         
500m Tspt Wind (mph)               S 21                      S 19         
Dispersion Index      13           36           28           55           
LAL                   1            1            1            1            
LASI                  2            3            3            3            
Stability             D            C            E            C            
Stagnation Index      3            3            3            3            
REMARKS...NONE.
.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the
mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs
around 70. Minimum RH 71 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.THURSDAY...Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 76 percent. North winds around
5 mph. 
.THURSDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph. 
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
65 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds
5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
67 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph. 
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. 
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper
60s. Minimum RH 55 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph. 
$$