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
332 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN REGION TODAY BRINGING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. IT WILL BE ANOTHER HOT DAY WITH HIGHS IN
THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 80S NORTH TO THE LOWER 90S SOUTH.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-250845-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
332 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      79-84 (0)    63-68 (+3)   83-88
RH % (24H TREND)      52-57 (+6)   95-100 (+7)  53-58
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING                8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.03
LAL                   2            1            2
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5900                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  9                     SW  8
DISPERSION            31 FAIR                   24 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. SOUTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO
UPPER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-250845-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
332 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      75-80 (+1)   61-66 (+3)   80-85
RH % (24H TREND)      56-61 (0)    95-100 (+4)  52-57
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.00         0.07
LAL                   3            1            2
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5900                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      NW  8
DISPERSION            25 FAIR                   19 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 90S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 60S. EAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-250845-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
332 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      76-81 (+1)   62-67 (+2)   79-84
RH % (24H TREND)      56-61 (-2)   95-100 (+6)  49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           20           20
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM        8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.01         0.06
LAL                   3            2            2
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5900                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  5                      NW  7
DISPERSION            8 POOR                    20 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER
70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. EAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-250845-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
332 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      80-85 (-2)   64-69 (+1)   85-90
RH % (24H TREND)      57-62 (+7)   95-100 (+7)  47-52
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.00         0.04
LAL                   3            1            2
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5400                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  6                     W  7
DISPERSION            15 GEN POOR               23 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO MID 90S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-250845-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
332 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      77-82 (-4)   61-66 (-1)   84-89
RH % (24H TREND)      62-67 (+6)   95-100 (+3)  46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.00         0.07
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  6                     W  6
DISPERSION            17 GEN POOR               20 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI             5                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-250845-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
332 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      82-87 (+1)   64-69 (+2)   85-90
RH % (24H TREND)      51-56 (+4)   95-100 (+7)  50-55
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            10
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          12 PM                     2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.01
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4900                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  8                      W  8
DISPERSION            24 FAIR                   27 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S TO MID 90S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 80S
TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-250845-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
332 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      84-89 (+2)   67-72 (+3)   86-91
RH % (24H TREND)      51-56 (+5)   95-100 (+7)  47-52
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.00         0.01
LAL                   3            1            2
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4400                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  5                     W  7
DISPERSION            13 GEN POOR               27 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER
70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S TO MID 90S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO MID 90S. EAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S TO MID 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S
TO MID 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE 80S
TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-250845-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
332 AM EDT WED AUG 24 2016 /232 AM CDT WED AUG 24 2016/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      85-90 (+1)   67-72 (+1)   87-92
RH % (24H TREND)      51-56 (+5)   93-98 (+8)   43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.00         0.01
LAL                   3            1            2
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4400                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  5                     SW  5
DISPERSION            15 GEN POOR               22 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER
70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO MID 90S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
NORTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S TO MID 90S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE 80S
TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$


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