Mid-South Fire Weather Forecast



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NWS Memphis - Mid-South Fire Weather Forecast
County Warning Area [CWA]: MEG
Regional NWS Weather Office: Memphis, TN

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the MidSouth
National Weather Service Memphis TN
422 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...

An upper level disturbance will bring the threat for a few showers
across the northern portion of the Midsouth over the next 24 to 36
hours...with drier weather prevailing for tomorrow night into
Wednesday. Gulf moisture will surge north Thursday bringing greater
rain chances to the area through the upcoming weekend. Slightly below
average temperatures will persist for the entire week.


ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-262315-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
422 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           40           0
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.02         0.10         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1            2
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      81 (-4)      63 (-3)      84
RH % (24h Trend)      44 (+14)     96 (+13)     46
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 2-6                    NE 2-6
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   E 2-6        Lgt/Var      E 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1266                      1437
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   4154                      4715
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1352                      1525
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   4436                      5002
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  1                     E  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE  2                     E  3
Vent Index (m2/s)     1352                      3050
Category Day          1                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 76                        75
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  E  5                      E  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  E 12                      E  7
Dispersion Index      27           8            9
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             B            E            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
46 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
54 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 65 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-262315-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
422 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           10           0
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.02         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1
Precip Begins         7 AM
Precip Ends           6 PM
Temp (24h Trend)      84 (0)       65 (+1)      86
RH % (24h Trend)      42 (+5)      91 (+4)      45
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 2-6                    NE 2-6
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   E 2-6        Lgt/Var      E 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1760                      1617
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   5773                      5304
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1822                      1679
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   5977                      5508
Transport Wnd (m/s)   SE  2                     E  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   SE  3                     E  6
Vent Index (m2/s)     3644                      5037
Category Day          2                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 80                        80
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  4                     E  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE  8                     E  7
Dispersion Index      25           3            17
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4            4            4
Stability             B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
46 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 55 percent. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 65 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-262315-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
422 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           40           0
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.02         0.17         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1            2
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      80 (-3)      60 (+1)      83
RH % (24h Trend)      42 (+9)      97 (+7)      43
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1030                      1909
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3378                      6262
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1151                      2030
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3777                      6659
Transport Wnd (m/s)   NE  2                     N  3
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  5                     N  6
Vent Index (m2/s)     2302                      6090
Category Day          2                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 73                        74
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  4                     N  2
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE 10                     N  4
Dispersion Index      19           6            23
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4            3            3
Stability             B            E            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and
variable winds becoming southeast around 5 mph late in the
evening.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
43 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
53 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 68 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-262315-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
422 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           30           0
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.02         0.04         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)      1            2
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   6 AM
Temp (24h Trend)      82 (-1)      61 (+1)      84
RH % (24h Trend)      43 (+11)     94 (0)       46
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   NE 2-6       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1530                      1460
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   5021                      4789
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1651                      1581
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   5418                      5188
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  2                      NE  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  5                      NE  5
Vent Index (m2/s)     3302                      3162
Category Day          2                         2
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 77                        76
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  4                     E  3
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE  9                     E  7
Dispersion Index      24           6            11
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4            3            3
Stability             B            E            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
43 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 68 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-262315-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
422 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     10           0            0
Precip Type           showers      NONE         NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)
Precip Begins
Precip Ends
Temp (24h Trend)      86 (+2)      65 (+2)      88
RH % (24h Trend)      40 (0)       90 (-3)      43
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1544                      2010
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   5067                      6593
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1616                      2081
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   5303                      6828
Transport Wnd (m/s)   E  2                      NE  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   E  3                      NE  5
Vent Index (m2/s)     3232                      4162
Category Day          2                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 80                        82
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  NE  2                     E  2
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  NE  5                     E  4
Dispersion Index      12           3            12
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4            5            4
Stability             B            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
46 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-262315-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
422 AM CDT Mon Jun 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     10           10           0
Precip Type           showers      showers      NONE
Precip Amount (in)    0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Dur (hrs)
Precip Begins
Precip Ends
Temp (24h Trend)      86 (+3)      63 (+1)      87
RH % (24h Trend)      37 (+2)      91 (+3)      40
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE 2-6
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1863                      1917
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   6112                      6288
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1987                      2040
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   6518                      6694
Transport Wnd (m/s)   N  3                      N  2
Transport Wnd (mph)   N  6                      N  5
Vent Index (m2/s)     5961                      4080
Category Day          3                         3
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 80                        80
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  N  2                      E  2
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  N  5                      E  4
Dispersion Index      25           2            15
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4            4            4
Stability             A            F            B
Stagnation Index      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
43 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 70. South winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. South winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 63 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

Mid-South Fire Weather Forecast from: NOAA-NWS