Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Middle Tennessee
National Weather Service Nashville TN
538 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Upper ridging will control the weather pattern today and Tuesday.
The ridge will become suppressed by Wednesday and this will allow a
cold front to move our way. Shower and tstm chances will increase by
Tuesday night and into Wednesday. Drier air will follow with only a
slight chance of showers and tstms returning by next weekend.

TNZ501-221200-
Highland Rim District - North-
Including the Counties of Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Houston,
Humphreys, Montgomery, Robertson, Rutherford, Stewart, Sumner,
Williamson, and Wilson
538 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24H Trend)      92 (0)       73 (+3)      90
RH % (24H Trend)      47 (+3)      89 (-5)      58
AM 20FT Wnd (MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW 4-8
PM 20FT Wnd (MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 7-11
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            40
Precip Type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Precip Amount (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.04
Precip Dur (HR)                                 2
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt (M-MSL)    2900                      2600
Mixing Hgt (FT-MSL)   9400                      8400
Transport Wnd (M/S)   SW  1                     W  7
Transport Wnd (MPH)   SW  2                     W 16
Dispersion Index      13           1            50
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          2            2            2
Maximum LVORI         4            0            0
RH Recovery                        Moderate

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
70s. West winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
59 percent. North winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation
40 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows around 60. North winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
45 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 47 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 55 percent. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$

TNZ502-221200-
Highland Rim District - South-
Including the Counties of Bedford, Giles, Hardin, Hickman, Lawrence,
Lewis, Lincoln, Marshall, Maury, Moore, Perry, and Wayne
538 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24H Trend)      91 (0)       72 (+2)      90
RH % (24H Trend)      49 (+4)      89 (-6)      55
AM 20FT Wnd (MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW 3-7
PM 20FT Wnd (MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 4-8
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            30
Precip Type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Precip Amount (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Dur (HR)                                 2
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt (M-MSL)    2900                      2800
Mixing Hgt (FT-MSL)   9600                      9100
Transport Wnd (M/S)   SW  1                     W  5
Transport Wnd (MPH)   SW  1                     W 12
Dispersion Index      7            1            40
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          3            2            2
Maximum LVORI         4            0            0
RH Recovery                        Moderate

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
70s. West winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 63 percent. North winds up to 5 mph. Chance of
precipitation 60 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the lower 60s.
North winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
47 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 49 percent. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 54 percent. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$

TNZ400-221200-
Cumberland District - North-
Including the Counties of Cannon, Clay, Cumberland, DeKalb,
Fentress, Jackson, Macon, Overton, Pickett, Putnam, Smith,
Trousdale, Warren, and White
538 AM CDT Mon Aug 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24H Trend)      89 (-1)      71 (+3)      88
RH % (24H Trend)      49 (0)       90 (-4)      59
AM 20FT Wnd (MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW 3-7
PM 20FT Wnd (MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 4-8
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            40
Precip Type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Precip Amount (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip Dur (HR)                                 1
Precip Begin                                    10 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt (M-MSL)    2700                      2500
Mixing Hgt (FT-MSL)   8800                      8200
Transport Wnd (M/S)   SW  2                     W  6
Transport Wnd (MPH)   SW  5                     W 14
Dispersion Index      20           0            46
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          3            2            2
Maximum LVORI         2            0            0
RH Recovery                        Moderate

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
70s. Southwest winds up to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 66 percent. Northwest winds up to 5 mph. Chance of
precipitation 60 percent.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the upper 50s.
North winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
49 percent. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 57 percent. South winds up to 5 mph.

$$

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