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
250 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN
REGION OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS...LEADING TO MAINLY DRY
CONDITIONS...AND TEMPERATURES JUST A COUPLE DEGREES ABOVE THEIR
SEASONAL NORMALS FOR MUCH OF THE WORK WEEK.

VAZ001-002-005-006-008-012000-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
250 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      60-65 (+1)   82-87 (+3)   62-67        81-86
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+4)  46-51 (-1)   95-100       47-52
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           0            20
PRECIP DURATION                    1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END                         8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            2            1            2
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4500                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  6                     N  7
DISPERSION                         13 GEN 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 90S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO
MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-012000-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
250 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (+2)   77-82 (0)    59-64        77-82
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+4)  49-54 (+1)   95-100       46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1            1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM        8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.09         0.00         0.02
LAL                   2            2            1            2
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4900                      4900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  5                      N  6
DISPERSION                         8 POOR                    10 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID
60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID
60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-012000-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
250 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      61-66 (+3)   75-80 (-1)   59-64        78-83
RH % (24H TREND)      89-94 (-1)   51-56 (-2)   93-98        44-49
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1            1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM        8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.08         0.00         0.01
LAL                   2            2            1            2
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5000                      5100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  5                     N  7
DISPERSION                         9 POOR                    12 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-012000-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
250 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (+4)   80-85 (+2)   61-66        83-88
RH % (24H TREND)      93-98 (-1)   48-53 (-7)   94-99        44-49
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1            1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM        8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.04         0.00         0.01
LAL                   2            2            1            2
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4200                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  3                      N  6
DISPERSION                         7 POOR                    10 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-012000-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
250 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      61-66 (+4)   80-85 (+2)   60-65        82-87
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+1)  50-55 (-5)   95-100       47-52
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           0            20
PRECIP DURATION       1            1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         12 PM                     2 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM        8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.06         0.00         0.01
LAL                   2            2            1            2
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4400                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  2                     NW  3
DISPERSION                         5 VERY POOR               6 VERY POOR
MAX LVORI                          6                         7
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID
60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. EAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 80S. EAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 80S. EAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-012000-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
250 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      61-66 (+1)   84-89 (+2)   62-67        84-89
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+2)  41-46 (-7)   95-100       43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            10           0            0
PRECIP DURATION                    1
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 AM
PRECIP END                         8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3700                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  5                     N  6
DISPERSION                         9 POOR                    10 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 90S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 90S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-012000-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
250 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (+1)   84-89 (+3)   63-68        85-90
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (0)   42-47 (-9)   93-98        41-46
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                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3700                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  6                     NE  6
DISPERSION                         11 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.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO
UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-012000-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
250 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015 /150 PM CDT MON AUG 31 2015/

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+2)   84-89 (+4)   64-69        86-91
RH % (24H TREND)      93-98 (0)    43-48 (-10)  91-96        39-44
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)                 3700                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  5                     NE  6
DISPERSION                         10 POOR                   10 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER
70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO UPPER
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO UPPER
80S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$


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