400  
FNUS54 KBMX 172106  
FWFBMX  
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALABAMA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL  
405 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
 
RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE TODAY AS A FRONT SLOWLY MOVES THROUGH  
THE REGION. COOLER READINGS RETURN BY MID WEEK WITH A RAIN BREAK  
FOR LATE WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. HOWEVER, RAIN CHANCES RETURN  
AGAIN FOR LATE FRIDAY INTO THE WEEKEND AS ANOTHER FRONTAL SYSTEM  
MOVES INTO THE AREA. NO FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS ARE EXPECTED.  
 
ALZ011>013-015-022>025-181000-  
MARION-LAMAR-FAYETTE-WALKER-PICKENS-TUSCALOOSA-JEFFERSON-SHELBY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF HAMILTON, SULLIGENT, VERNON, FAYETTE,  
JASPER, CARROLLTON, TUSCALOOSA, BIRMINGHAM, HOOVER, COLUMBIANA,  
PELHAM, AND ALABASTER  
405 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
TEMP 49 70 51 76  
RH % 77 36 82 55  
20FT WND MPH (AM) NE 5 LGT/VAR  
20FT WND MPH (PM) N 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 10  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3100 3800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 8 SW 10  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
STABILITY CLASS F B F B  
MAX LVORI 4 4  
DISPERSION 33 FAIR 26 FAIR  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
60 PERCENT. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
85 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.  
LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
94 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
51 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH  
95 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
ALZ017>021-026>029-036>038-181000-  
BLOUNT-ETOWAH-CALHOUN-CHEROKEE-CLEBURNE-ST. CLAIR-TALLADEGA-CLAY-  
RANDOLPH-COOSA-TALLAPOOSA-CHAMBERS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ONEONTA, GADSDEN, ANNISTON, CENTRE,  
HEFLIN, PELL CITY, MOODY, TALLADEGA, SYLACAUGA, ASHLAND, ROANOKE,  
ROCKFORD, ALEXANDER CITY, DADEVILLE, VALLEY, LANETT,  
AND LAFAYETTE  
405 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
TEMP 49 72 49 73  
RH % 78 43 81 52  
20FT WND MPH (AM) NE 5 LGT/VAR  
20FT WND MPH (PM) N 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 10  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3600 2500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 5 S 9  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
STABILITY CLASS F B F C  
MAX LVORI 4 5  
DISPERSION 21 FAIR 13 GEN POOR  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SATURDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
85 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.  
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
93 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.  
LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH  
95 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH  
54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
ALZ030>035-039>042-181000-  
SUMTER-GREENE-HALE-PERRY-BIBB-CHILTON-MARENGO-DALLAS-AUTAUGA-  
LOWNDES-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LIVINGSTON, EUTAW, GREENSBORO,  
MOUNDVILLE, MARION, CENTREVILLE, CLANTON, DEMOPOLIS, LINDEN,  
SELMA, PRATTVILLE, FORT DEPOSIT, AND HAYNEVILLE  
405 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
TEMP 54 74 56 79  
RH % 77 38 82 54  
20FT WND MPH (AM) NE 5 LGT/VAR  
20FT WND MPH (PM) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3300 3900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 7 SW 8  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
STABILITY CLASS F B F B  
MAX LVORI 4 5  
DISPERSION 27 FAIR 21 FAIR  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. LIGHT  
WINDS.    
SATURDAY
 
SHOWERS LIKELY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. HIGHS  
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH  
94 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH  
96 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
ALZ043>050-181000-  
ELMORE-MONTGOMERY-MACON-BULLOCK-LEE-RUSSELL-PIKE-BARBOUR-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF WETUMPKA, TALLASSEE, MONTGOMERY,  
TUSKEGEE, UNION SPRINGS, AUBURN, OPELIKA, PHENIX CITY, TROY,  
AND EUFAULA  
405 PM CDT WED OCT 17 2018  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
TEMP 57 76 56 78  
RH % 88 44 78 55  
20FT WND MPH (AM) NE 5 LGT/VAR  
20FT WND MPH (PM) N 5 NE 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 10  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3700 1900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 6 SW 9  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
STABILITY CLASS F B E C  
MAX LVORI 6 4  
DISPERSION 28 FAIR 15 GEN POOR  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. LIGHT  
WINDS.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH  
92 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH  
96 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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