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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
000
FNUS54 KMRX 181943
FWFMRX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
243 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...
MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY...WITH
A CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION BEGINNING FRIDAY NIGHT...AND CONTINUING
INTO SATURDAY. SEASONAL TEMPERATURES CAN BE ANTICIPATED FOR THE NEXT
FEW DAYS.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-192045-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
243 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      24-29 (0)    41-46 (-1)   28-33        39-44
RH % (24H TREND)      83-88 (-7)   41-46 (-9)   90-95        65-70
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SNOW         SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20           50
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    4 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.08
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3600                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  7                     S  5
DISPERSION                         8 POOR                    7 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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S
TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-192045-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
243 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (0)    40-45 (+1)   28-33        37-42
RH % (24H TREND)      78-83 (-3)   43-48 (-2)   91-96        69-74
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SNOW/RAIN    SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50           80
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            4
PRECIP BEGIN                                    10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.11
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4000                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  8                     SE  8
DISPERSION                         8 POOR                    15 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  NW  5                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        NW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-192045-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
243 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (0)    41-46 (+2)   31-36        40-45
RH % (24H TREND)      89-94 (+14)  47-52 (+4)   91-96        69-74
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50           80
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            4
PRECIP BEGIN                                    10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.08         0.13
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4000                      5100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  7                      SE  7
DISPERSION                         6 VERY 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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-192045-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
243 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      28-33 (+1)   45-50 (+3)   32-37        44-49
RH % (24H TREND)      87-92 (-1)   47-52 (-3)   95-100       68-73
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            60           70
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            3
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.12         0.13
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3100                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  8                      SE  8
DISPERSION                         7 POOR                    17 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  N  5                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-192045-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
243 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      28-33 (+2)   47-52 (+3)   32-37        44-49
RH % (24H TREND)      90-95 (+2)   44-49 (-1)   95-100       69-74
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            60           80
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            4
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.13         0.14
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3500                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  7                     SE  9
DISPERSION                         7 POOR                    24 FAIR
MAX LVORI                          4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO
LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS
NEAR 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO
MID 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-192045-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
243 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (0)    43-48 (+2)   28-33        41-46
RH % (24H TREND)      81-86 (-7)   40-45 (-12)  95-100       63-68
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SNOW         SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50           50
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3200                      3500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  6                     SE  5
DISPERSION                         9 POOR                    9 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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-192045-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
243 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (0)    43-48 (+1)   30-35        42-47
RH % (24H TREND)      83-88 (-6)   42-47 (-8)   92-97        60-65
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SNOW/RAIN    RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50           50
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.07         0.09
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3000                      3400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  7                      NE  5
DISPERSION                         10 POOR                   7 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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE 30S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S
TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-192045-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
243 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      28-33 (+1)   45-50 (+2)   31-36        45-50
RH % (24H TREND)      84-89 (-4)   45-50 (-9)   93-98        61-66
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            60           70
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.12         0.09
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               2                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 2700                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  7                      NE  6
DISPERSION                         10 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...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID TO UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS NEAR 50. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.