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Spot Forecast for French Broad Fields...US Forest Service
National Weather Service Morristown TN
1027 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 EST on February 22.

If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
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.DISCUSSION...
Warm, humid air will keep its hold on the Tennessee
Valley for the remainder of the week. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms are possible today and this evening, with the best
chances over the Cumberland Plateau. Rain chances on Friday look to
be minimal, but showers and isolated thunderstorms will return over
the weekend.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms late in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 81.
Min humidity........48 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 6 to 7 mph in the late morning and
                    early afternoon becoming light. Gusty and
                    erratic winds expected near thunderstorms late
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height MSL...6800 ft MSL.
Bottom mix hgt AGL..5750 ft AGL.
Top mix hgt AGL.....5600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 22 mph.
Dispersion..........108.
Rainfall amount.....0.01 inches.

TIME (EST)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Sky (%).........49  50  50  49  48  47  47  48
Weather cov.....                    SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....                    RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........                    SCH SCH SCH
Temp............73  74  76  78  79  79  78  76
RH..............55  55  52  48  49  49  50  54
20 FT wind dir..SW  SW  W   W   W   W   W   W
20 FT wind spd..6   7   7   7   7   6   3   2
20 FT wind gust.7   10  11  10  10  7   5   4

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms early in the evening.
Min temperature.....Around 55.
Max humidity........93 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds. Gusty and erratic winds expected
                    near thunderstorms early in the evening.
Mixing height MSL...
Bottom mix hgt AGL..
Top mix hgt AGL.....
Transport winds.....
Dispersion..........
Rainfall amount.....0.01 inches.

TIME (EST)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM
Sky (%).........48  46  43  41  38  31  27  27  27  27  30  36
Weather cov.....SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........SCH SCH SCH
Temp............73  69  67  66  64  63  62  61  60  59  58  57
RH..............59  66  70  73  78  81  84  84  87  87  86  90
20 FT wind dir..W   W   S   SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..1   1   1   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
20 FT wind gust.                                4   4   4   4

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 79.
Min humidity........48 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon, then becoming
                    light late in the afternoon.
Mixing height MSL...6600 ft MSL.
Bottom mix hgt AGL..5550 ft AGL.
Top mix hgt AGL.....5400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph.
Dispersion..........49.
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.

TIME (EST)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Sky (%).........40  37  33  31  31  31  30  30  28  27  27  28
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............56  58  61  64  67  71  73  75  77  77  76  74
RH..............93  90  84  78  73  63  59  54  48  48  48  51
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  S
20 FT wind spd..2   2   3   3   5   5   6   6   7   7   6   3
20 FT wind gust.4   4   5   5   6   6   7   7   10  10  7   5

$$
Forecaster...Matt Anderson
Requested by...Thomas Jenkins
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1802370.0/MRX



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