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Spot Forecast for Great Smokey Mountains Eclipse Event...NPS
National Weather Service Morristown TN
655 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 0700 EDT on August 21.

If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service...at 1-800-697-0075. If possible...please provide feedback
for every spot forecast request.

.DISCUSSION...
A ridge of high pressure will remain across the Tennessee Valley and
southern Appalachians producing mostly dry conditions, except for a slight
chance of showers and thunderstorms across the higher elevations.
Precipitation chances will increase by mid week as the next cold front moves in.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny then becoming partly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 86.
Min humidity........51 percent.
Max apparent temp...87.
Surface winds.......South winds around 5 mph early in the morning
                    becoming light.
Mixing height MSL...9100 ft MSL.
Bottom mix hgt AGL..9099 ft AGL.
Top mix hgt AGL.....9099 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 1 mph.
Dispersion..........7.
Rainfall amount.....0.04 inches.
Snowfall amount.....0.0 inches.

TIME (EDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM
Sky (%).........13  9   8   5   3   11  26  34  52  55  57  53  51
Weather cov.....                            SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....                            RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........                            SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Chc of pcpn (%).0   10  10  10  10  10  10  20  20  20  20  20  20
Temp............65  67  70  74  77  80  82  83  80  84  85  84  83
RH..............97  87  81  74  67  60  55  53  58  53  51  53  57
Aparnt tmp (F)..65  67  70  74  77  82  83  84  82  86  87  86  85
Surface wnd dir.S   S   S   W   NW  NW  N   N   N   E   E   SE  SE
Surface wnd spd.5   4   3   2   2   2   3   3   3   2   2   2   3
Surface wnd gst.10  5   5               5   5   5               5

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers in the
                    evening.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 66.
Max humidity........93 percent.
Max apparent temp...82.
Surface winds.......Light winds becoming south 5 to 6 mph late in
                    the evening.
Mixing height MSL...
Bottom mix hgt AGL..
Top mix hgt AGL.....
Transport winds.....
Dispersion..........
Rainfall amount.....0.02 inches.
Snowfall amount.....0.0 inches.

TIME (EDT)      8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM   6 AM
Sky (%).........38     35     33     31     39     39
Weather cov.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
Weather type....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).20     20     20     10     10     10
Temp............80     75     72     70     69     67
RH..............62     71     79     84     84     90
Aparnt tmp (F)..82     75     72     70     69     67
Surface wind....SE 3   S 3    S 4    S 6    S 5    S 5
Surface wnd gst.5      5      5      10     10     10

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the late morning and
                    afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 87.
Min humidity........51 percent.
Max apparent temp...89.
Surface winds.......Southwest winds around 5 mph.
Mixing height MSL...4900 ft MSL.
Bottom mix hgt AGL..4899 ft AGL.
Top mix hgt AGL.....4899 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 8 mph.
Dispersion..........23.
Rainfall amount.....0.08 inches.
Snowfall amount.....0.0 inches.

TIME (EDT)      8 AM      11 AM     2 PM      5 PM
Sky (%).........33        36        46        44
Weather cov.....                    S CHC     S CHC
Weather type....NONE      NONE      RNSHWR    RNSHWR
Tstm cov........                    S CHC     S CHC
Chc of pcpn (%).10        10        20        20
Temp............68        78        85        86
RH..............93        71        55        51
Aparnt tmp (F)..68        78        88        88
Surface wind....S 5G10    W 5G10    W 5G10    W 5G10

$$
Forecaster...David Hotz
Requested by...Denver Ingram
Type of request...OTHER
.TAG 1714663.0/MRX



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