576  
FNUS54 KJAN 222033  
FWFJAN  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS,  
NORTHEAST LOUISIANA, AND CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS  
233 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
DRY AND COOL CONDITIONS WILL EXIST THROUGH THE WEEK  
WITH A GRADUAL WARMING TREND INTO THE WEEKEND. WET WEATHER WILL  
RETURN FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND.  
 
USE THE FOLLOWING LINK FOR A GRAPHICAL FORECAST OF LVORI INDICES:  
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/JAN/FIRE_WEATHER_LVORI  
 
ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-231015-  
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CROSSETT, NORTH CROSSETT, HAMBURG,  
WEST CROSSETT, DERMOTT, LAKE VILLAGE, EUDORA, BASTROP, OAK GROVE,  
EPPS, AND LAKE PROVIDENCE  
233 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 35 (-18) 56 (-9) 31 57  
RH % (24H TREND) 78 (-14) 35 (-4) 91 37  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) W 7 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) W 8 NW 7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
RAIN DURATN(HRS)  
RAIN AMOUNT(INS) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
SILT/500M MLT (F) 48 46  
MIXING HGT(M AGL) 1328 1486  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 4356 4874  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 6 N 5  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 14 N 10  
VENT INDEX (METRIC) 7968 7430  
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH) 60984 48740  
STAG INDEX 3 3 3 3  
CATEGORY DAY 3 3  
STABILITY E C F B  
WIND SHIFTS  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MAXIMUM LVORI 4 7  
DISPERSION INDEX 6 56 2 54  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-231015-  
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-  
HOLMES-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLEVELAND, INDIANOLA, RULEVILLE,  
GREENWOOD, GRENADA, VAIDEN, NORTH CARROLLTON, CARROLLTON,  
GREENVILLE, BELZONI, ISOLA, DURANT, TCHULA, LEXINGTON, PICKENS,  
AND GOODMAN  
233 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 36 (-16) 54 (-11) 30 53  
RH % (24H TREND) 82 (-11) 43 (-1) 97 41  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) W 8 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) SW 9 NW 8 LGT/VAR NW 5  
RAIN DURATN(HRS)  
RAIN AMOUNT(INS) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
SILT/500M MLT (F) 46 43  
MIXING HGT(M AGL) 1229 1299  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 4033 4261  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 8 NW 5  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 17 NW 12  
VENT INDEX (METRIC) 9832 6495  
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH) 68561 51132  
STAG INDEX 3 2 3 3  
CATEGORY DAY 4 3  
STABILITY E C F B  
WIND SHIFTS  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MAXIMUM LVORI 4 9  
DISPERSION INDEX 6 62 0 55  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ028>033-037>039-231015-  
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-  
NOXUBEE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WINONA, EUPORA, MABEN, MATHISTON,  
WEST POINT, COLUMBUS, ACKERMAN, WEIR, STARKVILLE, KOSCIUSKO,  
LOUISVILLE, MACON, AND BROOKSVILLE  
233 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 37 (-19) 53 (-15) 29 54  
RH % (24H TREND) 76 (-15) 42 (-4) 99 36  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) W 7 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) W 7 NW 7 LGT/VAR NW 6  
RAIN DURATN(HRS)  
RAIN AMOUNT(INS) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
SILT/500M MLT (F) 47 42  
MIXING HGT(M AGL) 1317 1363  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 4321 4473  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 8 NW 7  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 18 NW 15  
VENT INDEX (METRIC) 10536 9541  
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH) 77778 67095  
STAG INDEX 3 3 3 3  
CATEGORY DAY 4 4  
STABILITY F C F C  
WIND SHIFTS  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MAXIMUM LVORI 4 9  
DISPERSION INDEX 2 68 2 69  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO  
10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ040>044-047>050-231015-  
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-  
SCOTT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MAYERSVILLE, ROLLING FORK, ANGUILLA,  
YAZOO CITY, RIDGELAND, MADISON, CANTON, CARTHAGE, VICKSBURG,  
JACKSON, PEARL, BRANDON, RICHLAND, FOREST, AND MORTON  
233 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 36 (-23) 56 (-13) 31 56  
RH % (24H TREND) 78 (-16) 39 (-1) 97 35  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) W 7 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) W 7 NW 8 LGT/VAR N 6  
RAIN DURATN(HRS)  
RAIN AMOUNT(INS) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
SILT/500M MLT (F) 49 45  
MIXING HGT(M AGL) 1262 1322  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 4139 4336  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 7 N 6  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 16 N 13  
VENT INDEX (METRIC) 8834 7932  
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH) 66224 56368  
STAG INDEX 3 3 3 3  
CATEGORY DAY 4 3  
STABILITY F C F C  
WIND SHIFTS  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MAXIMUM LVORI 4 9  
DISPERSION INDEX 4 60 2 61  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-231015-  
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PHILADELPHIA, PEARL RIVER, DE KALB,  
SCOOBA, NEWTON, UNION, DECATUR, CONEHATTA, MERIDIAN, BAY SPRINGS,  
HEIDELBERG, QUITMAN, STONEWALL, AND SHUBUTA  
233 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 38 (-20) 57 (-13) 30 56  
RH % (24H TREND) 76 (-15) 38 (-11) 100 33  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) W 7 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) W 6 NW 7 LGT/VAR NW 5  
RAIN DURATN(HRS)  
RAIN AMOUNT(INS) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
SILT/500M MLT (F) 50 43  
MIXING HGT(M AGL) 1256 1364  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 4122 4474  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 8 N 7  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 17 N 15  
VENT INDEX (METRIC) 10048 9548  
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH) 70074 67110  
STAG INDEX 3 3 3 3  
CATEGORY DAY 4 4  
STABILITY F C F C  
WIND SHIFTS  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MAXIMUM LVORI 4 9  
DISPERSION INDEX 3 66 3 76  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
LAZ015-016-023>026-231015-  
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF RAYVILLE, DELHI, TALLULAH, WINNSBORO,  
JONESVILLE, HARRISONBURG, NEWELLTON, ST. JOSEPH, WATERPROOF,  
VIDALIA, FERRIDAY, AND WEST FERRIDAY  
233 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 37 (-14) 58 (-10) 31 56  
RH % (24H TREND) 78 (-17) 34 (-6) 90 37  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) NW 6 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) W 7 NW 7 LGT/VAR N 5  
RAIN DURATN(HRS)  
RAIN AMOUNT(INS) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
SILT/500M MLT (F) 51 47  
MIXING HGT(M AGL) 1422 1304  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 4666 4279  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 7 N 5  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 15 N 12  
VENT INDEX (METRIC) 9954 6520  
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH) 69990 51348  
STAG INDEX 3 3 3 3  
CATEGORY DAY 4 3  
STABILITY F C F C  
WIND SHIFTS  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MAXIMUM LVORI 4 7  
DISPERSION INDEX 3 58 3 53  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ053-054-059>062-231015-  
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PORT GIBSON, CRYSTAL SPRINGS, HAZLEHURST,  
WESSON, FAYETTE, NATCHEZ, BUDE, ROXIE, MEADVILLE, AND BROOKHAVEN  
233 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 38 (-22) 58 (-11) 32 57  
RH % (24H TREND) 72 (-21) 36 (-4) 92 36  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) NW 6 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) W 6 NW 7 LGT/VAR N 5  
RAIN DURATN(HRS)  
RAIN AMOUNT(INS) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
SILT/500M MLT (F) 52 47  
MIXING HGT(M AGL) 1339 1284  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 4392 4211  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 7 N 6  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 15 N 13  
VENT INDEX (METRIC) 9373 7704  
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH) 65880 54743  
STAG INDEX 3 3 3 3  
CATEGORY DAY 4 3  
STABILITY F C F C  
WIND SHIFTS  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MAXIMUM LVORI 4 7  
DISPERSION INDEX 3 62 3 60  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-231015-  
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-  
LAMAR-FORREST-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MAGEE, MENDENHALL, TAYLORSVILLE, RALEIGH,  
MONTICELLO, NEW HEBRON, PRENTISS, BASSFIELD, COLLINS,  
MOUNT OLIVE, LAUREL, COLUMBIA, WEST HATTIESBURG, LUMBERTON,  
PURVIS, AND HATTIESBURG  
233 PM CST MON JAN 22 2018  
 
TONIGHT TUE TUE NIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 39 (-18) 59 (-12) 32 58  
RH % (24H TREND) 73 (-21) 36 (-11) 95 34  
20FTWND-AM(MPH) NW 6 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-PM(MPH) W 5 NW 7 LGT/VAR N 6  
RAIN DURATN(HRS)  
RAIN AMOUNT(INS) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
SILT/500M MLT (F) 52 45  
MIXING HGT(M AGL) 1307 1354  
MIXING HGT(FT AGL) 4287 4443  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 7 N 7  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 16 N 15  
VENT INDEX (METRIC) 9149 9478  
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH) 68592 66645  
STAG INDEX 3 3 3 3  
CATEGORY DAY 4 4  
STABILITY F C F C  
WIND SHIFTS  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MAXIMUM LVORI 4 8  
DISPERSION INDEX 3 64 3 68  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
THURSDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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