Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
248 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.DISCUSSION...
AS A COLD FRONT EXITS THE REGION...DRY AND COOLER
CONDITIONS WILL MOVE IN THROUGH THE DAY. AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL BRING ANOTHER CHANCE OF SHOWERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND
THURSDAY...ALONG WITH ANOTHER SHOT OF COOLER AIR.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-280800-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
248 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      70-75 (-8)   47-52 (-8)   71-76
RH % (24H TREND)      41-46 (-12)  90-95 (-1)   30-35
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      SW  9
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            30
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    2 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4100                      8200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      SW 17
DISPERSION            17 GEN POOR               90 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   S  5 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  7         LGT/VAR      SW 11 G19

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-280800-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
248 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      67-72 (-8)   48-53 (-8)   68-73
RH % (24H TREND)      49-54 (-10)  90-95 (-3)   30-35
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      W  8
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4200                      8000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 12                      W 16
DISPERSION            14 GEN POOR               72 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  7         LGT/VAR      W 10 G18

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S
TO UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-280800-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
248 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      68-73 (-8)   50-55 (-5)   68-73
RH % (24H TREND)      51-56 (-5)   90-95 (-3)   27-32
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      W  8
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         6
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4400                      7500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      W 15
DISPERSION            14 GEN POOR               57 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  5 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  7         LGT/VAR      W 10 G18

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S TO MID 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
50S TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 50S
TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-280800-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
248 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      72-77 (-9)   52-57 (-5)   74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      52-57 (0)    82-87 (-11)  30-35
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  3                         6
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3500                      7200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      W 13
DISPERSION            14 GEN POOR               55 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  8 G15    LGT/VAR      W  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S
TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-280800-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
248 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      73-78 (-6)   51-56 (-6)   74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      50-55 (-4)   82-87 (-13)  23-28
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  7         LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  3                         6
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3600                      7300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      W 13
DISPERSION            14 GEN POOR               52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI             6                         3
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  9 G18     LGT/VAR      W  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-280800-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
248 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      71-76 (-9)   48-53 (-10)  74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      46-51 (-6)   89-94 (-1)   31-36
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      SW  8 G15
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    5 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  3                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3900                      8000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      SW 16
DISPERSION            20 GEN POOR               94 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      SW 10 G19

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
COLDER. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S
TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-280800-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
248 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      72-77 (-8)   49-54 (-8)   74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      39-44 (-12)  87-92 (0)    28-33
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    2 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  3                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3600                      7500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  8                      SW 16
DISPERSION            17 GEN POOR               87 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  5 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      SW 10 G18

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-280800-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
248 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 /148 AM CDT TUE SEP 27 2016/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      74-79 (-8)   51-56 (-7)   76-81
RH % (24H TREND)      41-46 (-8)   83-88 (-6)   27-32
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3200                      7100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     W 14
DISPERSION            15 GEN POOR               69 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  5                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         LGT/VAR      SW  9 G18

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 40S TO UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER
50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$


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