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
306 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...
FOR TODAY AND THURSDAY...VERY LOW AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
CAN BE EXPECTED.

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE SOUTHERN
APPALACHIANS PRODUCING DRY CONDITIONS TODAY AND THURSDAY. ANOTHER
COLD NIGHT IS IN STORE FOR TONIGHT WITH AREAS OF FROST EXPECTED ARE-
WIDE.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-170815-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
306 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      55-60 (+8)   28-33 (+5)   61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      16-21 (-34)  72-77 (-3)   23-28
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     E  5         SE  5        SE  7
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3900                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 10                      SE  8
DISPERSION            16 GEN POOR               29 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH LESS THAN 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-170815-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
306 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-58 (0)    27-32 (+6)   59-64
RH % (24H TREND)      14-19 (-39)  74-79 (-6)   24-29
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G15
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SE  5        SE  6        SE  9 G17
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4000                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  8                      SE 10
DISPERSION            8 POOR                    32 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST LESS THAN 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-170815-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
306 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      56-61 (+11)  27-32 (+6)   58-63
RH % (24H TREND)      7-12 (-47)   74-79 (-11)  26-31
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4200                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  7                      S  6
DISPERSION            6 VERY POOR               15 GEN POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S.
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-170815-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
306 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (+16)  29-34 (+4)   61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      16-21 (-30)  85-90 (+8)   27-32
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  5        S  5
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4000                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  6                     SE  9
DISPERSION            9 POOR                    33 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID
40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S TO UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-170815-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
306 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      58-63 (+8)   27-32 (+2)   60-65
RH % (24H TREND)      14-19 (-29)  85-90 (+7)   27-32
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SE  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SE  5        SE  6        SE  7
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4000                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  8                     SE 10
DISPERSION            11 POOR                   35 FAIR
MAX LVORI             3                         3

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER
40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH LESS THAN 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-170815-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
306 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      57-62 (+9)   27-32 (+3)   62-67
RH % (24H TREND)      14-19 (-34)  83-88 (+7)   24-29
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   E  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  6
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3900                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 10                      SE  8
DISPERSION            21 FAIR                   33 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-170815-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
306 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      58-63 (+18)  30-35 (+6)   62-67
RH % (24H TREND)      14-19 (-26)  81-86 (+3)   25-30
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3900                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 10                      SE  6
DISPERSION            25 FAIR                   23 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID
40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-170815-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
306 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (+17)  31-36 (+6)   63-68
RH % (24H TREND)      16-21 (-19)  84-89 (+9)   26-31
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     E  6                      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  6         S  6         SE  5
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3900                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 10                      SE 13
DISPERSION            25 FAIR                   54 GEN GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$



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