Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
254 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A LARGE DOME OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE THE WEATHER OVER THE
SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN REGION THROUGH SATURDAY...WITH TEMPERATURES
REMAINING NEAR NORMAL FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
THEN MOVE INTO THE REGION ON SUNDAY...BRINGING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-200800-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
254 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      74-79 (+5)   54-59 (+5)   73-78
RH % (24H TREND)      45-50 (-7)   93-98 (-1)   47-52
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  5         SE  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM
PRECIP END            8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5600                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      S 10
DISPERSION            27 FAIR                   22 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  6 G15     SE  6 G15    S  5

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-200800-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
254 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      72-77 (+5)   53-58 (+5)   72-77
RH % (24H TREND)      47-52 (-7)   91-96 (-4)   46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SE  6        SE  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           0
PRECIP DURATION       1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.01         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5700                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 13                     SE 12
DISPERSION            31 FAIR                   17 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE  5                     SE  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SE  7        SE  7        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ072-074-200800-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
254 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      73-78 (+5)   54-59 (+5)   71-76
RH % (24H TREND)      42-47 (-11)  90-95 (-4)   47-52
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           0
PRECIP DURATION       1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.01         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5500                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  7                      SE  5
DISPERSION            13 GEN POOR               6 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  6        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ087-102-200800-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
254 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      77-82 (+4)   56-61 (+3)   75-80
RH % (24H TREND)      40-45 (-8)   88-93 (-5)   47-52
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5600                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  6                      SE  8
DISPERSION            17 GEN POOR               17 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  5         SE  8 G15    LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

NCZ060-061-200800-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
254 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      76-81 (+5)   53-58 (+1)   73-78
RH % (24H TREND)      40-45 (-10)  95-100 (-2)  49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SE  5        SE  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5700                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  8                     SE 10
DISPERSION            23 FAIR                   20 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI             4                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SE  6        SE  7 G15    LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-200800-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
254 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      77-82 (+5)   55-60 (+4)   75-80
RH % (24H TREND)      41-46 (-9)   90-95 (-3)   45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM
PRECIP END            8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5300                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  9                     S  9
DISPERSION            30 FAIR                   22 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  5         SE  6        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-200800-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
254 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      78-83 (+5)   56-61 (+4)   76-81
RH % (24H TREND)      39-44 (-10)  90-95 (-2)   45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5100                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  5                     S  7
DISPERSION            15 GEN POOR               16 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-200800-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
254 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      80-85 (+4)   58-63 (+3)   78-83
RH % (24H TREND)      40-45 (-5)   86-91 (-3)   46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR
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                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5300                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  3                     S 10
DISPERSION            14 GEN POOR               29 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   S  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  5         SE  6        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 60. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$



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