Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN ALABAMA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
444 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL SPREAD ACROSS NORTH ALABAMA THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING AHEAD OF A WARM FRONT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
TODAY AHEAD OF THE FRONT WILL LEAD TO GENERALLY POOR TO FAIR
DISPERSION DESPITE GOOD MIXING. AFTER A NIGHT OF PROLONGED
RAINFALL...WARMER AND MORE HUMID WEATHER WILL PREVAIL SUNDAY AS
SHOWERS AND STORMS BECOME MORE SCATTERED IN NATURE. OCCASIONALLY
GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL MAKE FOR A LARGE IMPROVEMENT IN DISPERSION
SUNDAY AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY...
BRINGING THE VERY WET AND UNSETTLED PATTERN TO A TEMPORARY END.

ALZ001>005-007-016-182200-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...DECATUR...CULLMAN
444 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP                  77           62           81
RH %                  56           96           46
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   SW 12
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 10 G17
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           100          30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0-2          4-6          0-2
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.82         0.10
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3900                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  7                     SW 21
LAL                   2            3            3
STABILITY CLASS       C            D            D
MAX LVORI                          5
DISPERSION            22 FAIR                   84 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

ALZ006-008>010-182200-
MADISON-MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...GUNTERSVILLE...
SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE
444 AM CDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP                  75           61           78
RH %                  52           93           46
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   SW 12
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 10 G18
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           100          70
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0-1          4-6          2-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.69         0.24
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3900                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  6                     SW 20
LAL                   2            3            3
STABILITY CLASS       C            D            D
MAX LVORI                          5
DISPERSION            18 GEN POOR               75 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 78 PERCENT. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

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