098  
FNUS54 KMEG 171139  
FWFMEG  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE MIDSOUTH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
539 AM CST SUN DEC 17 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
RAIN WILL COME TO AN END EARLY TODAY. WARM CONDITIONS  
WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE UPCOMING WORK WEEK WITH MORE  
RAIN EXPECTED TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY.  
 
ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-172345-  
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-  
POINSETT-RANDOLPH-  
539 AM CST SUN DEC 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 60 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.06 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 5  
PRECIP BEGINS 6 AM  
PRECIP ENDS 12 PM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 52 (-2) 42 (+4) 60  
RH % (24H TREND) 71 (+26) 100 (+4) 61  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) SE 2-6 SW 2-6  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 306 670  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 1003 2197  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 392 756  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 1285 2479  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 2 SW 5  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 3 SW 10  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 784 3780  
CATEGORY DAY 1 2  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 49 53  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) S 3 SW 6  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) S 6 SW 14  
DISPERSION INDEX 13 7 24  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 2 2 4  
STABILITY C D C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY  
CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
59 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH  
57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
ARZ035-036-048-049-058-172345-  
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-  
539 AM CST SUN DEC 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 60 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.06 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 1  
PRECIP BEGINS 6 AM  
PRECIP ENDS 12 PM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 55 (+1) 44 (+6) 62  
RH % (24H TREND) 69 (+23) 100 (+5) 62  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) SE 3-7 LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR S 2-6  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 395 584  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 1295 1915  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 457 646  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 1499 2118  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 1 SW 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 2 SW 7  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 457 1938  
CATEGORY DAY 1 1  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 53 53  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SE 3 S 4  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SE 7 S 9  
DISPERSION INDEX 12 6 18  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 2 3 4  
STABILITY C E C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
75 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
62 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
63 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ001>004-019>022-172345-  
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-  
539 AM CST SUN DEC 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 90 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.12 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 7  
PRECIP BEGINS 6 AM  
PRECIP ENDS 6 PM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 51 (-3) 42 (+6) 58  
RH % (24H TREND) 62 (+20) 100 (+7) 64  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) SE 2-6 LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 3-7  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 308 403  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 1012 1323  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 429 524  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 1409 1720  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 3 SW 4  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 7 SW 9  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 1287 2096  
CATEGORY DAY 1 2  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 46 52  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) S 4 SW 6  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) S 9 SW 13  
DISPERSION INDEX 18 6 14  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 2 2 3  
STABILITY C D C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
69 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID  
50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
THURSDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.  
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH  
63 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ048>055-088>091-172345-  
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-  
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-  
539 AM CST SUN DEC 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 90 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.19 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 7  
PRECIP BEGINS 6 AM  
PRECIP ENDS 6 PM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 53 (-1) 43 (+6) 61  
RH % (24H TREND) 62 (+20) 99 (+5) 58  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) SE 2-6 LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 2-6  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 317 490  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 1040 1609  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 438 612  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 1438 2007  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) S 4 SW 4  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 9 SW 8  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 1752 2448  
CATEGORY DAY 1 2  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 48 52  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SE 4 S 5  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SE 9 S 10  
DISPERSION INDEX 23 5 17  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 2 2 4  
STABILITY C D C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS  
AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
74 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH  
60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
THURSDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
65 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-172345-  
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-  
539 AM CST SUN DEC 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 80 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.15 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 6  
PRECIP BEGINS 6 AM  
PRECIP ENDS 12 PM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 57 (+2) 44 (+6) 63  
RH % (24H TREND) 65 (+23) 100 (+5) 61  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) E 3-7 LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 363 431  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 1190 1414  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 435 503  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 1426 1649  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 2 SW 2  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 3 SW 3  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 870 1006  
CATEGORY DAY 1 1  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 54 56  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) E 3 S 3  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) E 7 S 6  
DISPERSION INDEX 15 4 9  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 2 4 3  
STABILITY C E B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 79 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
59 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-172345-  
ALCORN-BENTON MS-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-ITAWAMBA-LAFAYETTE-LEE MS-  
MARSHALL-MONROE-PONTOTOC-PRENTISS-TIPPAH-TISHOMINGO-UNION-  
539 AM CST SUN DEC 17 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 90 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.44 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 7  
PRECIP BEGINS 6 AM  
PRECIP ENDS 6 PM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 53 (0) 43 (+8) 62  
RH % (24H TREND) 55 (+14) 100 (+8) 60  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) E 3-7 LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 171 344  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 560 1130  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 295 468  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 967 1536  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SE 3 SW 2  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 7 SW 3  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 885 936  
CATEGORY DAY 1 1  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 51 55  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SE 4 S 2  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SE 9 S 6  
DISPERSION INDEX 14 2 7  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 2 4 4  
STABILITY C D B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.    
TUESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 80 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
61 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
SATURDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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