039  
FNUS54 KMEG 191024  
FWFMEG  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE MIDSOUTH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
524 AM CDT TUE MAR 19 2019  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
LIGHT EASTERLY WINDS AND LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY FOR TODAY.  
RAIN CHANCES WILL RETURN TO THE REGION ON WEDNESDAY AS A WEAK  
COLD FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE AREA.  
 
ARZ009-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-192315-  
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-POINSETT-  
524 AM CDT TUE MAR 19 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.17  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 5  
PRECIP BEGINS 7 AM  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59 (+3) 39 (+1) 57  
RH % (24H TREND) 36 (-1) 74 (-2) 57  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) SE 2-6 S 4-8  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) SE 3-7 SE 2-6 SW 6-10  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1534 206  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5034 675  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1618 282  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 5308 926  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) E 2 W 12  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 3 W 26  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 3236 3384  
CATEGORY DAY 2 2  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 53 54  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SE 6 SW 9  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SE 14 SW 21  
DISPERSION INDEX 16 16 32  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 3 3 2  
STABILITY B F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS  
AROUND 40. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.  
MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
ARZ035-036-048-049-058-192315-  
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-  
524 AM CDT TUE MAR 19 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 50  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.20  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 2  
PRECIP BEGINS 7 AM  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61 (+3) 39 (+1) 61  
RH % (24H TREND) 35 (-1) 77 (-2) 47  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) E 3-7 S 3-7  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) E 3-7 LGT/VAR SW 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1469 191  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 4821 625  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1533 242  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 5030 794  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NE 3 W 10  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 7 W 22  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 4599 2420  
CATEGORY DAY 3 2  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 53 57  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SE 7 SW 8  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SE 15 SW 18  
DISPERSION INDEX 26 13 31  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 3 3 3  
STABILITY B F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS  
AROUND 40. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
44 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND  
50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID  
60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ001>004-019>022-192315-  
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-  
524 AM CDT TUE MAR 19 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 50  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.10  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 2  
PRECIP BEGINS 7 AM  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 58 (+3) 36 (+4) 59  
RH % (24H TREND) 31 (+5) 81 (-2) 48  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR S 3-7  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5-9  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1785 435  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5857 1426  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1910 547  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 6266 1795  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NE 2 SW 9  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 5 SW 20  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 3820 4923  
CATEGORY DAY 2 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 51 51  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) E 4 SW 8  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) E 9 SW 17  
DISPERSION INDEX 24 12 42  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 4 3 2  
STABILITY B F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. MOSTLY  
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
49 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
35 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID  
60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50.  
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 72 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ048>055-088>091-192315-  
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-  
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-  
524 AM CDT TUE MAR 19 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 50  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.09  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 2  
PRECIP BEGINS 7 AM  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59 (+3) 36 (+3) 61  
RH % (24H TREND) 28 (0) 79 (-4) 42  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) E 2-6 S 2-6  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) E 2-6 LGT/VAR SW 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1707 416  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5599 1364  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1831 539  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 6008 1768  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NE 3 SW 6  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 7 SW 13  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 5493 3234  
CATEGORY DAY 3 2  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 51 54  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) E 5 SW 6  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) E 11 SW 14  
DISPERSION INDEX 32 11 27  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 4 3 3  
STABILITY B F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. MOSTLY  
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
48 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
36 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-192315-  
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-  
524 AM CDT TUE MAR 19 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 30  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.07  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 2  
PRECIP BEGINS 7 AM  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61 (+1) 38 (+3) 63  
RH % (24H TREND) 30 (-1) 78 (-6) 41  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) E 3-7 LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) E 3-7 LGT/VAR SW 4-8  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1575 638  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5166 2092  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1648 710  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 5407 2328  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NE 5 W 5  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 10 W 12  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 8240 3550  
CATEGORY DAY 4 2  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 53 57  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) E 6 SW 5  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) E 14 SW 12  
DISPERSION INDEX 37 10 27  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 4 3 3  
STABILITY B F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-192315-  
ALCORN-BENTON MS-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-ITAWAMBA-LAFAYETTE-LEE MS-  
MARSHALL-MONROE-PONTOTOC-PRENTISS-TIPPAH-TISHOMINGO-UNION-  
524 AM CDT TUE MAR 19 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT WED  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN) 0.00 0.00 0.02  
PRECIP DUR (HRS) 1  
PRECIP BEGINS 1 PM  
PRECIP ENDS CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 60 (+1) 35 (+1) 63  
RH % (24H TREND) 26 (0) 78 (-2) 36  
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH) E 2-6 LGT/VAR  
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH) NE 2-6 LGT/VAR SW 3-7  
MIXING HGT (M-AGL) 1659 974  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5444 3194  
MIXING HGT (M-MSL) 1786 1099  
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL) 5859 3604  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) NE 4 W 5  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 9 W 10  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 7144 5495  
CATEGORY DAY 3 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 51 55  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) E 5 S 4  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) E 12 S 8  
DISPERSION INDEX 42 10 20  
LAL 1 1 1  
LASI 5 4 3  
STABILITY B F C  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
36 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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