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 15 16
000
FNUS54 KMRX 220700
FWFMRX

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for East Tennessee...Southwest
Virginia...and Extreme Southwest North Carolina
National Weather Service Morristown TN
300 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Warm and mainly dry conditions will persist across the
upper Tennessee Valley and Southern Appalachians through the
weekend. A few showers and thunderstorms will be possible, but
mainly across the higher terrain.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-230800-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
300 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      81-86 (+2)   57-62 (-2)   81-86
RH % (24h trend)      46-51 (-3)   94-99 (-1)   40-45
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                  3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6600                      7000
Transport wnd (mph)   NE  2                     NE  6
Dispersion            9 Poor                    25 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  5

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. Southeast
winds less than 10 mph early in the morning becoming light.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
East winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s
to mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s to mid 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to
lower 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-230800-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
300 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Temp (24h trend)      76-81 (+1)   56-61 (-1)   77-82
RH % (24h trend)      48-53 (-5)   90-95 (-2)   45-50
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      2 PM
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.01
LAL                   3            1            2
LASI                  3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6200                      6900
Transport wnd (mph)   E  2                      NE  6
Dispersion            7 Poor                    20 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s to 80s. Southeast winds less
than 10 mph early in the morning becoming light.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s to mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s to mid 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to
lower 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-230800-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
300 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      74-79 (-1)   58-63 (0)    76-81
RH % (24h trend)      52-57 (-2)   88-93 (+1)   47-52
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           0            10
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      2 PM
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.01
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6000                      6500
Transport wnd (mph)   N  2                      NE  5
Dispersion            6 Very poor               14 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     N  5         SE  5        N  5

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s to mid 60s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 60s to mid 80s. Northeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s. South
winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 60s to mid 80s. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 60s
to mid 80s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
60s to mid 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower
80s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-230800-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
300 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      80-85 (-1)   59-64 (-2)   80-85
RH % (24h trend)      50-55 (+2)   95-100 (+9)  48-53
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           0            10
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      2 PM
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.01
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6200                      6400
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  2                     NE  5
Dispersion            8 Poor                    16 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. Southeast
winds less than 10 mph early in the morning becoming light.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s
to mid 80s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 60s
to mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to
lower 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-230800-
Nantahala National Forest-
300 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      80-85 (-2)   57-62 (-1)   80-85
RH % (24H TREND)      49-54 (+2)   95-100 (+4)  46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        NONE         tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            10
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.01
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    7300                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  1                      NE  5
DISPERSION            5 Very poor               17 Gen poor
MAX LVORI             7                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. East winds
less than 10 mph early in the morning becoming light.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s. Light
winds.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s to mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s to mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s to lower
80s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-230800-
East Tennessee District East-
300 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      82-87 (+1)   58-63 (0)    83-88
RH % (24h trend)      45-50 (-1)   94-99 (+2)   41-46
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                  3                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5600                      6200
Transport wnd (mph)   E  3                      NE  5
Dispersion            11 Poor                   18 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. East winds
less than 10 mph early in the morning becoming light.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
East winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
70s to upper 80s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
lower 70s to mid 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s to lower
80s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-230800-
East Tennessee District West-
300 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      83-88 (+2)   61-66 (-1)   83-88
RH % (24h trend)      47-52 (-1)   95-100 (+6)  44-49
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                  3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5500                      5800
Transport wnd (mph)   NE  3                     NE  3
Dispersion            14 Gen poor               14 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s.
East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. Southeast
winds less than 10 mph early in the morning becoming light.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows near 60. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 70s
to upper 80s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 70s to upper 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s to
mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-230800-
Cumberland District South-
300 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017 /200 AM CDT Fri Sep 22 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      83-88 (+1)   61-66 (-2)   82-87
RH % (24h trend)      49-54 (0)    95-100 (+8)  48-53
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            10
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    2 PM
Precip end                                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5200                      5300
Transport wnd (mph)   SE  2                     E  3
Dispersion            10 Poor                   11 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Southeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s.
Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 80s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
70s to upper 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.

$$


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