459  
FNUS54 KMEG 151022  
FWFMEG  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE MIDSOUTH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
422 AM CST FRI DEC 15 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
MOISTURE LEVELS WILL INCREASE TODAY AND WINDS WILL DECREASE  
RESULTING IN LESS VOLATILE BURNING CONDITIONS. TEMPERATURES  
WILL TREND WARMER OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS WITH ENHANCED RAIN  
CHANCES SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY. ABOVE NORMAL  
TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH MIDWEEK.  
 
ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-152315-  
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-  
POINSETT-RANDOLPH-  
422 AM CST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 47 (+3) 31 (+3) 57  
RH % (24H TREND) 46 (-1) 98 (+9) 38  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR SW 5-9  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) W 4-8 SW 2-6 S 7-11  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1379 694  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 4525 2276  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1467 782  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 4814 2565  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) W 7 SW 10  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 15 SW 22  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 10269 7820  
CATEGORY DAY 4 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 43 50  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) W 5 SW 10  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) W 11 SW 22  
DISPERSION INDEX 37 6 46  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 3 4 4  
STABILITY C F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 77 PERCENT.  
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
67 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND  
60. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH  
45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE  
AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
58 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
ARZ035-036-048-049-058-152315-  
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-  
422 AM CST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 48 (-1) 33 (+6) 58  
RH % (24H TREND) 46 (0) 97 (+4) 37  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR S 4-8  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) W 3-7 LGT/VAR S 5-9  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1420 914  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 4660 2999  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1483 976  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 4865 3203  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) W 6 S 9  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 S 20  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 8898 8784  
CATEGORY DAY 4 4  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 44 51  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) W 4 SW 9  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) W 10 SW 20  
DISPERSION INDEX 31 6 44  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 3 4 4  
STABILITY C F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 76 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
71 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING WEST AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT.  
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ001>004-019>022-152315-  
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-  
422 AM CST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 44 (+3) 30 (+4) 55  
RH % (24H TREND) 48 (-5) 99 (+10) 40  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) W 2-6 SW 4-8  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) W 4-8 LGT/VAR SW 5-9  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1156 670  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3792 2198  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1280 794  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 4201 2605  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) W 6 SW 10  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 14 SW 22  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 7680 7940  
CATEGORY DAY 3 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 38 48  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) W 5 SW 9  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) W 12 SW 21  
DISPERSION INDEX 39 6 44  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 2 4 4  
STABILITY C F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT.  
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND  
VARIABLE.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
65 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.  
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ048>055-088>091-152315-  
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-  
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-  
422 AM CST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 46 (0) 31 (+4) 57  
RH % (24H TREND) 46 (-1) 98 (+8) 37  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR S 3-7  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) W 3-7 LGT/VAR S 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1071 713  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3515 2338  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1195 836  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 3920 2742  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 5 SW 8  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 12 SW 18  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 5975 6688  
CATEGORY DAY 3 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 39 49  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) W 5 SW 8  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) W 10 SW 18  
DISPERSION INDEX 37 6 41  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 3 4 4  
STABILITY C F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT.  
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND  
VARIABLE.    
MONDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
42 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND  
60. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-152315-  
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-  
422 AM CST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 48 (-5) 32 (+3) 58  
RH % (24H TREND) 45 (+4) 97 (+6) 36  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR S 3-7  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) W 2-6 LGT/VAR S 3-7  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1298 906  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 4260 2973  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1370 978  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 4496 3209  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 5 S 7  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 12 S 15  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 6850 6846  
CATEGORY DAY 3 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 43 50  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) NW 4 SW 7  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) NW 9 SW 16  
DISPERSION INDEX 35 5 38  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 3 4 4  
STABILITY B F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND  
VARIABLE.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
71 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50.  
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
59 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-152315-  
ALCORN-BENTON MS-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-ITAWAMBA-LAFAYETTE-LEE MS-  
MARSHALL-MONROE-PONTOTOC-PRENTISS-TIPPAH-TISHOMINGO-UNION-  
422 AM CST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 46 (-8) 30 (+2) 57  
RH % (24H TREND) 43 (+4) 94 (+9) 34  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) NW 2-6 LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) NW 2-6 LGT/VAR S 2-6  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1007 725  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3305 2377  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1133 849  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 3716 2784  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 5 S 5  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 10 S 12  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 5665 4245  
CATEGORY DAY 3 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 39 48  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) NW 4 SW 6  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) NW 10 SW 13  
DISPERSION INDEX 38 5 27  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 3 4 4  
STABILITY C F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM  
RH 72 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
MONDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING  
SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS  
AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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