520  
FNUS54 KMEG 161937  
FWFMEG  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE MIDSOUTH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
237 PM CDT SAT OCT 16 2021  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
COOL, DRY WEATHER ACROSS THE MID-SOUTH EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS.  
HIGHS ARE IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S WITH LOWS IN THE 40S THIS WEEKEND.  
VIRTUALLY NO CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL MID TO LATE NEXT WEEK. WINDS ARE GENERALLY  
NORTH TO NORTHWESTERLY AROUND 5-10KT.  
 
ARZ009-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-171115-  
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-POINSETT-  
237 PM CDT SAT OCT 16 2021  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 42 (-5) 71 (+3) 44 72  
RH % (24H TREND) 84 (-11) 34 (+5) 88 37  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR S 2-6  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) NW 2-6 W 3-7 LGT/VAR S 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1404 1542  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 4605 5060  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1483 1622  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 4866 5321  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 3 SW 4  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 6 SW 8  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 5152 7216  
CATEGORY DAY 5 5  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 61 66  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) NW 3 SW 3  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) NW 7 SW 7  
DISPERSION INDEX 7 18 4 23  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 5 5 5 5  
STABILITY F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
ARZ035-036-048-049-058-171115-  
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-  
237 PM CDT SAT OCT 16 2021  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 43 (-3) 70 (+4) 45 72  
RH % (24H TREND) 85 (-11) 33 (-2) 85 37  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1392 1423  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 4567 4669  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1454 1485  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 4771 4873  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) N 3 S 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 6 S 6  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 4631 5599  
CATEGORY DAY 5 5  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 61 65  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) N 3 S 2  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) N 8 S 5  
DISPERSION INDEX 8 22 2 19  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 5 4 5 5  
STABILITY F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
53 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY.  
LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ001>004-019>022-171115-  
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-  
237 PM CDT SAT OCT 16 2021  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 41 (-5) 70 (+5) 42 72  
RH % (24H TREND) 90 (-10) 36 (-1) 92 40  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR W 2-6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1294 1614  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 4244 5294  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1415 1735  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 4641 5691  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NW 4 SW 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 8 SW 7  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 5244 6362  
CATEGORY DAY 5 5  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 60 66  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) NW 3 W 3  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) NW 8 W 7  
DISPERSION INDEX 8 22 4 19  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 4 5 5 5  
STABILITY F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND  
VARIABLE.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
56 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ048>055-088>091-171115-  
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-  
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-  
237 PM CDT SAT OCT 16 2021  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 41 (-7) 69 (+4) 43 72  
RH % (24H TREND) 90 (-8) 36 (0) 90 39  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1261 1456  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 4136 4776  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1382 1577  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 4533 5173  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) N 4 S 2  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 8 S 5  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 5585 4608  
CATEGORY DAY 5 5  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 60 65  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) N 4 SW 2  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) N 8 SW 4  
DISPERSION INDEX 7 24 4 13  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 5 4 5 5  
STABILITY F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE  
WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
53 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS  
AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTH  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-171115-  
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-  
237 PM CDT SAT OCT 16 2021  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 43 (-5) 70 (+3) 44 72  
RH % (24H TREND) 91 (-6) 36 (-3) 88 40  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1251 1255  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 4105 4116  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1323 1326  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 4341 4351  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) N 3 SE 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 7 SE 6  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 5849 3875  
CATEGORY DAY 5 5  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 60 64  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) N 5 SE 2  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) N 10 SE 5  
DISPERSION INDEX 7 27 2 18  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 4 4 4 4  
STABILITY F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
57 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
57 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-171115-  
ALCORN-BENTON MS-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-ITAWAMBA-LAFAYETTE-LEE MS-  
MARSHALL-MONROE-PONTOTOC-PRENTISS-TIPPAH-TISHOMINGO-UNION-  
237 PM CDT SAT OCT 16 2021  
 
TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DUR (HRS)  
PRECIP BEGINS  
PRECIP ENDS  
TEMP (24H TREND) 43 (-8) 70 (+4) 44 72  
RH % (24H TREND) 87 (-9) 35 (0) 87 39  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) N 2-6 N 3-7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1146 1214  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3759 3983  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1270 1338  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 4165 4390  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) N 4 SE 2  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 8 SE 5  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 5525 3468  
CATEGORY DAY 5 5  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 59 64  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) N 5 E 2  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) N 10 E 5  
DISPERSION INDEX 7 33 2 15  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 5 4 4 4  
STABILITY F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
55 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS  
IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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