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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
229 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIDE EAST AND GIVE WAY TO A WEAK FRONTAL
PASSAGE ON SUNDAY. AS A RESULT...MOISTURE WILL INCREASE WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN TONIGHT AND SUNDAY. THE RAIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
MONDAY AS WELL AS THE SUB TROPICAL JET CONTINUES TO PUMP SOME
MOISTURE ACROSS THE AREA.

RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL BECOME RATHER APPRECIABLE BY TUESDAY NIGHT
AS A STRONG ARCTIC FRONT YIELDS SHOWER AND TSTM ACTIVITY OUT AHEAD
OF IT.

BEHIND THE ARCTIC FRONT...TEMPS WILL BECOME SHARPLY COLDER AND A
MIXTURE OF SLEET AND SNOW WILL RETURN FOR WED AND WED NT.

TNZ501-011200-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (NORTH)-
CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-DICKSON-HOUSTON-HUMPHREYS-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-
RUTHERFORD-STEWART-SUMNER-WILSON-WILLIAMSON-
229 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      39 (+17)     48 (+5)      33           44
RH % (24H TREND)      88 (+26)     70 (+27)     99           62
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  S 3-7                     NE 6-10
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     SE 3-7       SW 3-7       NW 3-7       NE 4-8
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           40           70           10
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.01         0.06         0.17         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HR)       2            2            6            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   12 PM
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 900                       900
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                2900                      2800
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S  8                      NE  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 18                      NE 12
DISPERSION INDEX      22           15           17           23
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         8            0            0            0
RH RECOVERY           MODERATE                  EXCELLENT

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 40. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 79 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PERIODS OF RAIN...SNOW AND LIGHT SLEET. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 18.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. CHANCE OF SNOW 70 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ502-011200-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (SOUTH)-
BEDFORD-GILES-HARDIN-HICKMAN-LEWIS-LAWRENCE-LINCOLN-MARSHALL-
MAURY-MOORE-PERRY-WAYNE-
229 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      38 (+12)     50 (+3)      36           46
RH % (24H TREND)      85 (+29)     62 (+23)     96           63
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  SE 3-7                    NE 6-10
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     SE 4-8       S 3-7        LGT/VAR      NE 3-7
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           40           70           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.01         0.05         0.24         0.02
PRECIP DUR (HR)       1            2            9            1
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 1000                      800
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                3200                      2500
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S  6                      NE  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 14                      NE 12
DISPERSION INDEX      29           18           15           20
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         10           0            0            0
RH RECOVERY           MODERATE                  EXCELLENT

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 79 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
90 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PERIODS OF RAIN. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
MINIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN
90 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW LIKELY AND RAIN. MUCH COLDER.
LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS AROUND 30. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ400-011200-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT (NORTH)-
CANNON-CLAY-CUMBERLAND-DEKALB-FENTRESS-JACKSON-MACON-OVERTON-
PICKETT-PUTNAM-SMITH-TROUSDALE-WARREN-WHITE-
229 PM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      37 (+15)     46 (+2)      33           45
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (+29)     69 (+24)     99           63
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  S 3-7                     N 4-8
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     SE 3-7       SW 3-7       LGT/VAR      NE 4-8
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           40           70           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.01         0.04         0.12         0.01
PRECIP DUR (HR)       1            2            9            1
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   12 PM
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 1000                      900
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                3300                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S  7                      NE  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 15                      NE 10
DISPERSION INDEX      21           23           20           21
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         9            0            0            0
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 79 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...PERIODS OF RAIN. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
MINIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH. CHANCE OF
RAIN 90 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SNOW AND RAIN. MUCH COLDER. LOWS
AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

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