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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
928 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL KEEP THE AREA DRY
WITH WARMER WEATHER ON FRIDAY. THE NEXT WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE IN
THIS WEEKEND...BRINGING A CHANCE FOR PRECIPITATION TO THE SOUTHERN
APPALACHIAN REGION.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-270330-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
928 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      22-27 (-10)  54-59 (+13)  31-36        56-61
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+2)  23-28 (-30)  78-83        30-35
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3500                      3600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     SW 17
DISPERSION                         8 POOR                    23 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS NEAR 40. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-270330-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
928 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      23-28 (-7)   51-56 (+11)  32-37        56-61
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+1)  22-27 (-28)  72-77        19-24
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3600                      3800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  5                     SW 13
DISPERSION                         3 VERY POOR               11 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-270330-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
928 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (-3)   50-55 (+9)   34-39        55-60
RH % (24H TREND)      87-92 (-4)   16-21 (-36)  60-65        14-19
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 4 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3900                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     SW 15
DISPERSION                         4 VERY POOR               8 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-270330-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
928 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      25-30 (-6)   54-59 (+10)  33-38        56-61
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+2)  22-27 (-29)  88-93        26-31
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            40
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 1 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.03
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3400                      3100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  6                      SW 15
DISPERSION                         6 VERY POOR               13 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-270330-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
928 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      23-28 (-8)   54-59 (+11)  29-34        56-61
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+2)  22-27 (-27)  95-100       25-30
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            40
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 1 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.03
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3600                      3400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  5                     SW 14
DISPERSION                         4 VERY POOR               13 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI                          7                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-270330-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
928 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      23-28 (-9)   54-59 (+11)  28-33        57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+1)  28-33 (-23)  89-94        32-37
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3300                      2500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  5                     SW 14
DISPERSION                         7 POOR                    12 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-270330-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
928 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (-6)   53-58 (+8)   31-36        53-58
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+1)  30-35 (-21)  88-93        38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 4 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3100                      2100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  8                     SW 16
DISPERSION                         12 POOR                   12 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
MID 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-270330-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
928 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      27-32 (-5)   54-59 (+9)   33-38        53-58
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+3)  31-36 (-22)  91-96        46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            40
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 7 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.05
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3100                      1900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  8                      SW 17
DISPERSION                         13 GEN POOR               11 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$


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