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
250 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...
FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL PUSH SOUTH OF THE AREA AND STALL LATE
TONIGHT. OVERRUNNING PRECIPITATION WILL THEREFORE OCCUR TONIGHT
WITH SOME LIGHT FREEZING RAIN POSSIBLE LATE NORTH. OTW...FRONT
WILL PUSH BACK TO THE NORTH AS A WARM FRONT AND BRING A MOIST AND
SEMI UNSTABLE AIRMASS TO THE MID STATE BY TUESDAY. AN ARCTIC FRONT
WILL THEN ROAR THROUGH AND PRODUCE SHOWERS AND TSTMS FOR TUES AND
TUES NT WITH 1 TO 2 INCH RAINFALL AMOUNTS BEING COMMON. THE ARCTIC
FRONT WILL THEN STALL AND OLD MAN WINTER WILL COME MARCHING BACK
AND PROVIDE THE MID STATE WITH SOME ACCUMULATIONS OF SLEET AND
SNOW FOR WED AND WED NT.

TNZ501-021200-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (NORTH)-
CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-DICKSON-HOUSTON-HUMPHREYS-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-
RUTHERFORD-STEWART-SUMNER-WILSON-WILLIAMSON-
250 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      31 (-5)      44 (-5)      37           61
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+10)    56 (-8)      89           77
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  NE 6-10                   S 8-12
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     NW 3-7       NE 4-8       NE 3-7       S 10-14
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     60           40           40           80
PRECIP TYPE           FRZ DRZL     FRZ DRZL     RAIN         TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.13         0.00         0.05         0.40
PRECIP DUR (HR)       6            0            2            11
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 800                       900
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                2600                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  6                     SW 21
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 13                     SW 46
DISPERSION INDEX      18           25           14           62
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            2            0
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT                 POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
NEAR 100 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW AND LIGHT SLEET. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM
RH 82 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
90 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. MUCH
COLDER. LOWS AROUND 19. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. NOT AS COOL. LOWS AROUND 12. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ502-021200-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (SOUTH)-
BEDFORD-GILES-HARDIN-HICKMAN-LEWIS-LAWRENCE-LINCOLN-MARSHALL-
MAURY-MOORE-PERRY-WAYNE-
250 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      34 (-6)      43 (-8)      41           64
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+11)    67 (+4)      82           69
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  NE 7-11                   S 8-12
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     W 3-7        NE 3-7       LGT/VAR      S 10-14
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     80           50           50           70
PRECIP TYPE           FRZ DRZL     FRZ DRZL     RAIN         TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.21         0.07         0.08         0.29
PRECIP DUR (HR)       11           2            2            6
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 800                       800
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                2500                      2700
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  5                     SW 17
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 12                     SW 38
DISPERSION INDEX      15           20           13           46
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT                 POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW...SHOWERS...LIGHT SLEET AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 93 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. MUCH
COLDER. LOWS AROUND 20. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 14. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM
RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ400-021200-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT (NORTH)-
CANNON-CLAY-CUMBERLAND-DEKALB-FENTRESS-JACKSON-MACON-OVERTON-
PICKETT-PUTNAM-SMITH-TROUSDALE-WARREN-WHITE-
250 PM CST SUN MAR 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      32 (-7)      44 (-5)      36           59
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+14)    57 (-8)      86           75
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  N 4-8                     S 8-12
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     LGT/VAR      NE 3-7       LGT/VAR      S 10-14
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     70           50           40           80
PRECIP TYPE           FRZ DRZL     FRZ DRZL     RAIN         TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.16         0.00         0.05         0.43
PRECIP DUR (HR)       9            0            2            11
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 800                       900
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                2500                      3100
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NE  6                     SW 20
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 14                     SW 44
DISPERSION INDEX      17           20           11           51
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            2            0
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT                 POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW...RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MINIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW. MUCH
COLDER. LOWS AROUND 19. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SNOW.
COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. NOT AS COOL. LOWS AROUND 12. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH 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.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

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