125  
FNUS54 KMEG 261926  
FWFMEG  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE MIDSOUTH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
226 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
ANOTHER HOT AND HUMID DAY IS EXPECTED ON THURSDAY BEFORE A COLD  
FRONT SWEEPS THROUGH THE AREA ON FRIDAY. THUNDERSTORMS ACCOMPANY  
THE COLD FRONT FOLLOWED BY MUCH LESS HUMID AND COOLER WEATHER FOR  
THE WEEKEND.  
 
ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-271115-  
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-  
POINSETT-RANDOLPH-  
226 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 30 60 40  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.02 0.39 0.20  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 1 8 3  
PRECIP BEGINS 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 75 (-1) 93 (-2) 75 87  
RH % (24H TREND) 95 (-2) 57 (+6) 97 63  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) SW 3-7 NW 3-7  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) S 3-7 SW 5-9 SW 3-7 N 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 2044 1727  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 6705 5667  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 2130 1813  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 6988 5948  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) W 5 N 7  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 10 N 15  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 10650 12691  
CATEGORY DAY 4 4  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 92 85  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SW 6 N 7  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SW 14 N 15  
DISPERSION INDEX 6 37 14 47  
LAL 1 3 4 4  
LASI 5 3 3 3  
STABILITY F B D C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. EAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
ARZ035-036-048-049-058-271115-  
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-  
226 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 20 50 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.17 0.30  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 2 8  
PRECIP BEGINS 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 75 (+1) 95 (0) 76 87  
RH % (24H TREND) 92 (-4) 53 (+2) 94 67  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) SW 3-7 W 3-7  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) S 2-6 SW 5-9 SW 3-7 NW 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 2203 1127  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 7226 3696  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 2265 1189  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 7430 3900  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 6 N 6  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 13 N 13  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 13590 7134  
CATEGORY DAY 4 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 91 87  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SW 7 NW 7  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SW 15 NW 15  
DISPERSION INDEX 5 36 11 42  
LAL 1 2 3 4  
LASI 5 4 3 3  
STABILITY F B E C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 2 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ001>004-019>022-271115-  
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-  
226 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 30 60 40  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.03 0.47 0.25  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 1 8 3  
PRECIP BEGINS 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 74 (0) 92 (-1) 74 85  
RH % (24H TREND) 98 (-1) 56 (+2) 99 68  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) SW 2-6 W 3-7  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR SW 5-9 SW 2-6 NW 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 2019 1535  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 6623 5037  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 2140 1656  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 7021 5434  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) W 6 N 7  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 N 15  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 12840 11592  
CATEGORY DAY 4 4  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 90 83  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) W 7 N 6  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) W 16 N 13  
DISPERSION INDEX 5 39 11 43  
LAL 2 3 4 4  
LASI 4 4 3 2  
STABILITY F B D C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING WEST LATE IN THE MORNING.  
 

 
 
TNZ048>055-088>091-271115-  
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-  
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-  
226 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 20 50 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.01 0.26 0.32  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 1 2 8  
PRECIP BEGINS 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 74 (0) 94 (0) 75 86  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (-1) 52 (0) 97 67  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) SW 2-6 W 3-7  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR SW 4-8 SW 2-6 NW 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 2040 1248  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 6694 4095  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 2162 1369  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 7092 4492  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 6 N 6  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 13 N 13  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 12972 8214  
CATEGORY DAY 4 4  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 90 84  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) W 6 NW 7  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) W 14 NW 16  
DISPERSION INDEX 5 41 11 31  
LAL 2 2 4 4  
LASI 4 4 3 3  
STABILITY F B E C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-271115-  
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-  
226 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 10 30 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.07 0.31  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 2 8  
PRECIP BEGINS 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 74 (+1) 95 (+1) 75 88  
RH % (24H TREND) 94 (-3) 50 (0) 94 64  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR SW 3-7  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR SW 4-8 SW 2-6 W 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 2182 1347  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 7158 4419  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 2253 1419  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 7393 4654  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 6 NW 7  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 14 NW 15  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 13518 9933  
CATEGORY DAY 4 4  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 91 87  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SW 5 W 7  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SW 12 W 17  
DISPERSION INDEX 5 35 9 45  
LAL 1 2 3 4  
LASI 5 4 3 3  
STABILITY F B E C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 2 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING  
NORTH LATE IN THE EVENING.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH  
45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-271115-  
ALCORN-BENTON MS-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-ITAWAMBA-LAFAYETTE-LEE MS-  
MARSHALL-MONROE-PONTOTOC-PRENTISS-TIPPAH-TISHOMINGO-UNION-  
226 PM CDT WED JUL 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 20 30 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.06 0.35  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 2 8  
PRECIP BEGINS 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 74 (+1) 95 (+1) 75 87  
RH % (24H TREND) 94 (-2) 46 (+1) 92 61  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR W 2-6  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR W 3-7 LGT/VAR W 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1979 735  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 6493 2411  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 2103 860  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 6901 2820  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 6 W 5  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 14 W 12  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 12618 4300  
CATEGORY DAY 4 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 90 82  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) W 5 W 9  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) W 11 W 20  
DISPERSION INDEX 4 33 16 34  
LAL 2 2 3 4  
LASI 4 4 3 2  
STABILITY F B F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING  
NORTH LATE IN THE EVENING.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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