184  
FNUS54 KMEG 092040  
FWFMEG  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE MIDSOUTH  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN  
340 PM CDT TUE AUG 9 2022  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL LINGER OVER THE AREA THROUGH EARLY  
THURSDAY WITH SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE. RAIN FREE WEATHER  
RETURNS BY THE END OF THE WEEK AND WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND.  
LESS HUMID CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND.  
 
ARZ009-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-101015-  
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-POINSETT-  
340 PM CDT TUE AUG 9 2022  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 60 70 50 10  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.25 0.25 0.04 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION (HRS) 3 7 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 AM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 72 (-1) 85 (-3) 69 86  
RH % (24H TREND) 99 (+1) 77 (+13) 100 62  
AM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR NE 4-8  
PM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR N 2-6 LGT/VAR NE 6-10  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL) 900 1300  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3000 4300  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1000 1400  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3300 4600  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) W 2 NE 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 3 NE 7  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 600 1000  
CATEGORY DAY 2 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 82 79  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) NW 2 NE 5  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) NW 5 NE 11  
DISPERSION INDEX 5 8 9 18  
LAL 4 4 3 1  
LASI/HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
STABILITY CLASS F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.  
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH  
63 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH  
65 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
ARZ035-036-048-049-058-101015-  
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-  
340 PM CDT TUE AUG 9 2022  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 50 70 60 20  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.19 0.38 0.11 0.03  
PRECIP DURATION (HRS) 2 5 2 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 72 (-1) 86 (-4) 69 86  
RH % (24H TREND) 99 (+2) 75 (+17) 100 68  
AM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR NE 2-6  
PM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 4-8  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL) 1200 1400  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3800 4600  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1200 1500  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4000 4800  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) W 2 NE 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 3 NE 6  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 500 700  
CATEGORY DAY 2 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 82 80  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SW 4 N 3  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SW 9 N 7  
DISPERSION INDEX 9 10 4 12  
LAL 4 4 4 3  
LASI/HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
STABILITY CLASS F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ001>004-019>022-101015-  
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-  
340 PM CDT TUE AUG 9 2022  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 60 70 60 10  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.29 0.35 0.13 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION (HRS) 3 5 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 AM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 71 (-1) 88 (-1) 69 87  
RH % (24H TREND) 99 (0) 72 (+11) 100 60  
AM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR N 2-6  
PM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 4-8  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL) 1000 1300  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3400 4200  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1100 1400  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3800 4600  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) W 2 NE 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 3 NE 7  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 700 900  
CATEGORY DAY 2 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 82 79  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) W 3 N 4  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) W 6 N 9  
DISPERSION INDEX 4 11 5 15  
LAL 4 4 4 1  
LASI/HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 4  
STABILITY CLASS F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH  
50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH  
58 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ048>055-088>091-101015-  
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-  
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-  
340 PM CDT TUE AUG 9 2022  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 60 70 60 20  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.21 0.35 0.13 0.03  
PRECIP DURATION (HRS) 3 5 2 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 71 (-1) 88 (-1) 69 87  
RH % (24H TREND) 99 (+1) 65 (+6) 100 63  
AM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 4-8  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL) 1200 1300  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3800 4200  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1300 1400  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4200 4600  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 2 N 3  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 5 N 6  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 700 700  
CATEGORY DAY 2 3  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 83 80  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SW 4 N 3  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SW 9 N 7  
DISPERSION INDEX 7 12 2 13  
LAL 4 4 4 3  
LASI/HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
STABILITY CLASS F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH  
47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-101015-  
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-  
340 PM CDT TUE AUG 9 2022  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 50 70 60 50  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.18 0.44 0.19 0.06  
PRECIP DURATION (HRS) 2 5 2 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
TEMP (24H TREND) 71 (-2) 87 (-5) 69 88  
RH % (24H TREND) 99 (+2) 74 (+18) 100 70  
AM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR S 2-6 LGT/VAR NE 2-6  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL) 1000 1400  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3300 4700  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1100 1500  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3500 5000  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 2 NE 2  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 5 NE 3  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 600 600  
CATEGORY DAY 2 2  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 82 80  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SW 5 N 2  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SW 11 N 4  
DISPERSION INDEX 7 12 3 9  
LAL 3 4 4 3  
LASI/HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
STABILITY CLASS F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. NORTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-101015-  
ALCORN-BENTON MS-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-ITAWAMBA-LAFAYETTE-LEE MS-  
MARSHALL-MONROE-PONTOTOC-PRENTISS-TIPPAH-TISHOMINGO-UNION-  
340 PM CDT TUE AUG 9 2022  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 50 70 60 50  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.18 0.30 0.12 0.10  
PRECIP DURATION (HRS) 2 5 2 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
TEMP (24H TREND) 71 (-2) 88 (-1) 69 88  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+4) 66 (+8) 100 64  
AM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PM WIND 20FT (MPH) LGT/VAR SW 2-6 LGT/VAR N 2-6  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL) 1000 1300  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3400 4400  
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1200 1500  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3800 4800  
TRANSPORT WND (M/S) SW 2 NE 2  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 5 NE 3  
VENT INDEX (M2/S) 600 600  
CATEGORY DAY 2 2  
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 82 80  
500M TSPT WIND (M/S) SW 4 N 2  
500M TSPT WIND (MPH) SW 9 N 4  
DISPERSION INDEX 6 10 3 9  
LAL 4 4 4 3  
LASI/HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
STABILITY CLASS F B F B  
STAGNATION INDEX 3 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.  
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH  
51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY SUNNY.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SJM  
 
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