Mid-South Suppression Forecast



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

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FNUS74 KMEG 112002
FWSMEG

Spot Forecast for Jonesboro Wildfire...911 Call Center
National Weather Service Memphis TN
202 PM CST Mon Dec 11 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1500 CST on December 11.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...
Gusty southwest winds continue across the Jonesboro at this time
but will become more westerly between 4-6 PM, eventually shifting
from the northwest near or just after 6 PM as a dry cold front
moves across the area. Northwest winds of 10-15 mph, gusting to 20
mph at times, will be possible overnight in the wake of this
front. Relative humidity will drop as low as 25% but will recover
to around 65% by sunrise Tuesday.

.REST OF TODAY...
TIME (CST)      3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........11  15  18
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0   0   0
Temp............65  63  58
Dewpoint........31  31  31
RH..............28  30  36
20 FT wind dir..SW  SW  W
20 FT wind spd..14  13  12
20 FT wind gust.19  18  16
Mix hgt (kft)...0.9 0.7 0.3
Transp wind dir.SW  SW  W
Transp wind spd.22  18  15

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........22  35  47  60  57  55  52  49  47  44  36  28
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Temp............54  51  48  47  45  43  42  41  40  39  38  37
Dewpoint........31  31  31  31  31  30  30  29  29  28  27  27
RH..............41  46  51  53  58  60  62  62  64  64  64  67
20 FT wind dir..W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT wind spd..10  10  9   8   8   8   9   9   8   8   8   9
20 FT wind gust.14  14  13  12  12  12  13  13  12  12  12  13
Mix hgt (kft)...0.1 0.1 0.2 0.6 1.5 2.7 3.6 4.1 4.2 4.2 3.9 3.5
Transp wind dir.W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
Transp wind spd.12  13  15  18  23  28  31  32  31  30  29  28

.TUESDAY...
TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........20  15  9   4   3   2   1   2   2   3   4   4
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Temp............36  36  37  39  41  43  44  45  46  46  45  42
Dewpoint........26  25  24  23  22  21  20  19  18  17  17  18
RH..............67  64  59  52  46  41  38  35  32  31  32  37
20 FT wind dir..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  W   W
20 FT wind spd..10  12  12  12  12  10  10  10  10  9   8   7
20 FT wind gust.14  16  16  16  16  14  14  14  14  13  12  10
Mix hgt (kft)...3.1 2.8 2.6 2.4 2.5 2.8 3.0 3.4 3.6 3.5 2.5 1.2
Transp wind dir.NW  NW  N   N   N   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  W
Transp wind spd.26  24  22  20  18  17  16  16  15  14  12  8

$$
Forecaster...Johnson
Requested by...Jay Presley
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1719836.0/MEG

Mid-South Suppression Forecast from: NOAA-NWS