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
326 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW EMBEDDED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A BREAK IN THE PRECIPITATION IS
EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY BEFORE ANOTHER SYSTEM MOVES IN THURSDAY.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE WELL ABOVE NORMAL THROUGHOUT THE WORK WEEK AND
INTO THE WEEKEND.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-180930-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
326 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (-2)   43-48 (-3)   51-56
RH % (24H TREND)      70-75 (+7)   95-100 (0)   49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  9 G27                 W  8 G18
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 12 G30    SW 10 G26    NW  7 G17
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           60           20
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.24         0.23         0.01
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3600                      3900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 28                     W 13
DISPERSION            36 FAIR                   19 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW 11 G27                 W 10 G18
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 16 G30    SW 12 G26    NW  8 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER
50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 40S TO UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-180930-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
326 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      60-65 (+3)   44-49 (-1)   50-55
RH % (24H TREND)      63-68 (0)    95-100 (-1)  50-55
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  7 G24                 W 11 G27
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 10 G26    SW 10 G24    NW  9 G23
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           70           30
PRECIP DURATION       2            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.19         0.25         0.02
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5100                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 28                     W 16
DISPERSION            53 GEN GOOD               18 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  9 G24                 W 14 G27
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 13 G26    SW 12 G24    NW 11 G23

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S
TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-180930-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
326 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (+4)   45-50 (-6)   51-56
RH % (24H TREND)      59-64 (-7)   95-100 (+1)  50-55
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW 12 G33                 W  9 G28
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 14 G34    SW 12 G32    NW  7 G22
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           70           30
PRECIP DURATION       2            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.28         0.33         0.02
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4900                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 31                     W 15
DISPERSION            50 GEN GOOD               13 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW 15 G33                 W 11 G28
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 17 G34    SW 15 G32    NW  8 G22

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN
THE 30S TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-180930-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
326 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (+2)   49-54 (0)    55-60
RH % (24H TREND)      67-72 (+3)   95-100 (0)   53-58
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 10 G26                  NW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 11 G27    SW 10 G24    LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           70           30
PRECIP DURATION       2            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.26         0.33         0.03
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4100                      3400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 26                     NW  9
DISPERSION            46 GEN GOOD               10 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 12 G26                  NW  7
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 14 G27    SW 11 G24    NW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
40S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS NEAR 50. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-180930-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
326 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      61-66 (+1)   49-54 (+2)   55-60
RH % (24H TREND)      70-75 (+6)   95-100 (-1)  55-60
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  7 G21                  NW  7 G18
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  9 G22    SW  8 G19    NW  6 G17
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           70           40
PRECIP DURATION       2            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.21         0.30         0.04
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4500                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 22                     W 10
DISPERSION            41 GEN GOOD               12 POOR
MAX LVORI             4                         6
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  9 G21                  NW  9 G18
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 11 G22    SW 10 G19    NW  8 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-180930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
326 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+1)   46-51 (-2)   53-58
RH % (24H TREND)      64-69 (+5)   94-99 (-1)   51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  6 G23                  W  8 G18
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 11 G27    SW  8 G20    W  5 G15
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           60           30
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.24         0.25         0.01
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3800                      3600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 26                     W 13
DISPERSION            53 GEN GOOD               22 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  8 G23                  W 10 G18
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 14 G27    SW 11 G20    W  7 G15

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S.
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER
50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE 40S TO UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-180930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
326 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (+1)   45-50 (-6)   54-59
RH % (24H TREND)      67-72 (+3)   94-99 (+3)   54-59
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  9 G26                 NW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 12 G27    SW  9 G23    LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           60           20
PRECIP DURATION       3            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.31         0.20         0.01
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3000                      3400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 26                     NW  8
DISPERSION            40 FAIR                   16 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW 12 G26                 NW  7
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 15 G27    SW 11 G23    LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-180930-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
326 AM EST TUE JAN 17 2017 /226 AM CST TUE JAN 17 2017/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+1)   48-53 (-3)   56-61
RH % (24H TREND)      71-76 (+7)   93-98 (+3)   55-60
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 10 G24                  LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 11 G25    SW  9 G22    LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           60           20
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.29         0.18         0.01
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    2900                      3100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 26                     NW  7
DISPERSION            40 FAIR                   12 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 12 G24                  NW  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 14 G25    SW 11 G22    LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS NEAR 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
COOLER. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$


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