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

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FWFMRX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
333 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE TENNESSEE
VALLEY AND SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS TODAY AND SUNDAY.  BESIDES EARLY
MORNING FLURRIES...SKIES WILL BECOME CLEAR WITH MILD DAYS AND COLD
NIGHTS.  A HARD FREEZE IS EXPECTED AREA-WIDE LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY
MORNING.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-290845-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
333 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      35-40 (-6)   16-21 (-4)   49-54
RH % (24H TREND)      23-28 (-19)  59-64 (-21)  12-17
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      SW  6
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4700                      5000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 15                     SW  8
DISPERSION            34 FAIR                   20 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  9 G17                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G18    LGT/VAR      SW  8 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-290845-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
333 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-38 (-8)   15-20 (-5)   48-53
RH % (24H TREND)      24-29 (-19)  59-64 (-17)  10-15
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  9 G17                 LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G17    NW  5        SW  5
PRECIP TYPE           FLURRIES     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                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4500                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 20                     SW  6
DISPERSION            28 FAIR                   14 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW 11 G21                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 11 G21    NW  7 G16    SW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO
LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO
LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-290845-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
333 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      35-40 (-5)   16-21 (-3)   49-54
RH % (24H TREND)      27-32 (-19)  59-64 (-23)  8-13
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  6                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      SW  7
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                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4900                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 14                     SW  8
DISPERSION            20 GEN POOR               17 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  7                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  8 G16    N  5         SW  8 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO
LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-290845-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
333 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      40-45 (-7)   19-24 (-4)   52-57
RH % (24H TREND)      23-28 (-17)  63-68 (-15)  13-18
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  6                      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      S  7
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4400                      4700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 14                     S 10
DISPERSION            27 FAIR                   23 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  7                      S  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G16    N  5         S 10 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO
LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER
70S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-290845-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
333 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      40-45 (-7)   18-23 (-5)   50-55
RH % (24H TREND)      22-27 (-18)  68-73 (-15)  12-17
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  6                      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      S  7
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4400                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 15                     S  9
DISPERSION            27 FAIR                   23 FAIR
MAX LVORI             3                         3
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  7                      S  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G18    N  5         S  9 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER
60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S. WEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-290845-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
333 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      38-43 (-7)   18-23 (-5)   52-57
RH % (24H TREND)      23-28 (-16)  59-64 (-12)  12-17
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  6                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      SW  5
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4400                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 13                     SW  6
DISPERSION            32 FAIR                   14 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  7 G15                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G16    LGT/VAR      SW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-290845-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
333 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      41-46 (-5)   21-26 (-2)   53-58
RH % (24H TREND)      22-27 (-14)  60-65 (-11)  15-20
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      SW  8 G15
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4200                      4200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 10                     S 10
DISPERSION            26 FAIR                   26 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  5                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      SW 10 G19

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-290845-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
333 AM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-48 (-6)   23-28 (-3)   54-59
RH % (24H TREND)      21-26 (-13)  67-72 (0)    15-20
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  5                      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      S  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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4100                      4200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 12                     S 12
DISPERSION            28 FAIR                   32 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  7                      SE  6 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  8        N  5         S 11 G18

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$


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