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

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FNUS54 KMRX 282012
FWFMRX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
312 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
CLOUDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE OVERNIGHT AS A RELATIVELY
WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES TOWARD THE AREA. A FEW BANDS OF LIGHT
RAIN SHOWERS CAN BE ANTICIPATED FOR THURSDAY. AS TEMPERATURES COOL
THURSDAY NIGHT ANY REMAINING PRECIPITATION WILL FALL AS SNOW. LITTLE
OR NO ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED. DRY CONDITIONS RETURN ON FRIDAY.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-292115-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
312 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      21-26 (+5)   46-51 (+10)  25-30        31-36
RH % (24H TREND)      73-78 (+3)   43-48 (+10)  88-93        45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  S  5                      NW  9 G18
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  8 G15    W  9 G17     NW  9 G18
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SNOW SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            50           60           20
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.11         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3500                      3200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 21                     NW 18
DISPERSION                         26 FAIR                   18 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  S  6 G17                  NW 11 G23
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW 10 G19    W 11 G22     NW 11 G23

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S
TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
30S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-292115-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
312 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      19-24 (+5)   44-49 (+10)  23-28        29-34
RH % (24H TREND)      75-80 (+6)   41-46 (+8)   90-95        45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW 12 G24
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  6 G16    W 11 G25     NW 11 G23
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SNOW SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           70           30
PRECIP DURATION                    1            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.11         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3600                      3300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 13                     NW 25
DISPERSION                         8 POOR                    10 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW 15 G30
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  8 G20    W 14 G31     NW 14 G29

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 16 TO 22. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO UPPER 40S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO
UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 20S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. EAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-292115-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
312 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      21-26 (+6)   44-49 (+8)   22-27        32-37
RH % (24H TREND)      80-85 (+4)   49-54 (+15)  95-100       39-44
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SW  6 G16                 NW  8 G17
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  9 G20    W 10 G21     N  7 G16
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           60           20
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.09         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3900                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 22                     NW 17
DISPERSION                         14 GEN POOR               7 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SW  8 G20                 NW 10 G21
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW 12 G25    W 12 G26     N  9 G20

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17 TO 22. NORTHEAST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COLD. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-292115-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
312 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      25-30 (+5)   48-53 (+6)   27-32        38-43
RH % (24H TREND)      77-82 (+2)   47-52 (+17)  94-99        38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  S  5                      N  8
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  6        W  7 G16     N  8 G15
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           20           0
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   4 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.06         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3500                      3200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 21                      N 17
DISPERSION                         25 FAIR                   16 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  S  6 G15                  N 11 G19
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  9 G17    W  9 G20     N 10 G19

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COLD. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-292115-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
312 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      24-29 (+4)   48-53 (+5)   26-31        40-45
RH % (24H TREND)      85-90 (+9)   45-50 (+17)  95-100       33-38
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   N 10 G18
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  5        W  8 G17     N  8 G18
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           20           0
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   1 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.05         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3600                      3300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 15                      N 18
DISPERSION                         17 GEN POOR               16 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI                          4                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   N 13 G23
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  6        W  9 G22     N 11 G22

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COLD. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-292115-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
312 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      22-27 (+6)   48-53 (+10)  26-31        34-39
RH % (24H TREND)      71-76 (0)    40-45 (+7)   89-94        42-47
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW  8 G16
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  6        W  9 G16     NW  8 G16
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            40           60           0
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   7 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.11         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3100                      2800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 16                     NW 16
DISPERSION                         22 FAIR                   17 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW 10 G20
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  8 G17    W 11 G20     NW 10 G20

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 16 TO 21. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO UPPER 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 30. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO
UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-292115-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
312 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (+7)   47-52 (+7)   27-32        36-41
RH % (24H TREND)      71-76 (-1)   46-51 (+12)  89-94        40-45
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  S  5                      NW  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  7        W  7         N  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           30           0
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   7 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.06         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3300                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 25                     NW 13
DISPERSION                         45 GEN GOOD               19 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  S  7 G15                  NW  7 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  9 G17    W  9 G17     N  7 G15

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 18 TO 23. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SNOW SHOWERS. NOT AS COLD. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-292115-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
312 PM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      30-35 (+8)   49-54 (+5)   28-33        39-44
RH % (24H TREND)      70-75 (-3)   46-51 (+15)  90-95        38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  S  5                      N  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  7        W  6         N  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           20           0
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   1 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.04         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3300                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 24                     N 15
DISPERSION                         47 GEN GOOD               24 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  S  7 G16                  N  8
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  9 G16    W  8 G17     N  8

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. EAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. NOT AS
COOL. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER
40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$


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