Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for East Tennessee...Southwest
Virginia...and Extreme Southwest North Carolina
National Weather Service Morristown TN
308 AM EDT Tue May 30 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TODAY, PRODUCING A CHANCE OF AFTERNOON SHOWERS
AND THUNDERTORMS. THE WEAKENING FRONT WILL STALL NEAR THE TENNESSEE
GEORGIA BORDER AND CONTINUE THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH WEDNESDAY.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-310815-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
308 AM EDT Tue May 30 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      75-80 (-1)   54-59 (-1)   75-80
RH % (24h trend)      46-51 (-3)   94-99 (+2)   44-49
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     SW  5                     SW  6 G17
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  6 G15     LGT/VAR      W  8 G18
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           0            40
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          12 PM                     Continuing
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.03         0.00         0.08
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6400                      5400
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      W 13
Dispersion            49 Gen good               38 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     SW  6                     SW  7 G17
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  8 G15     SW  5        W 10 G18

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 50s.
Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. West
winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds less
than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. West
winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Northwest winds
less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-310815-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
308 AM EDT Tue May 30 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      72-77 (0)    53-58 (0)    73-78
RH % (24h trend)      47-52 (-2)   90-95 (-6)   44-49
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     W  6 G16                  W  5 G19
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  7 G16     LGT/VAR      W  9 G21
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            40
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          4 PM                      8 AM
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.06
LAL                   2            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6700                      5700
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      W 14
Dispersion            43 Gen good               36 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  7 G16                  W  6 G19
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  9 G16     LGT/VAR      W 12 G21

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s to mid
50s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. Northwest
winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. West
winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Northwest winds
less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-310815-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
308 AM EDT Tue May 30 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      74-79 (+4)   52-57 (-1)   72-77
RH % (24h trend)      45-50 (-8)   94-99 (-2)   48-53
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5 G17
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      W  8 G19
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            40
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          4 PM                      8 AM
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.06
LAL                   2            1            3
LASI                  4                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6700                      6000
Transport wnd (mph)   W 12                      W 12
Dispersion            35 Fair                   30 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  6                      W  7 G17
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  7         SW  5        W 10 G19

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s to upper
50s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. Northwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s.
South winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the 60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs in the 60s to lower 80s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Northwest winds up
to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-310815-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
308 AM EDT Tue May 30 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      79-84 (+5)   54-59 (-1)   77-82
RH % (24h trend)      42-47 (-13)  95-100 (-2)  46-51
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            40
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          4 PM                      Continuing
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.06
LAL                   2            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6500                      5600
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      W  9
Dispersion            34 Fair                   26 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   NW  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      W  8

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 40s to upper 50s.
West winds less than 10 mph shifting to the northeast after
midnight.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Northeast
winds less than 10 mph shifting to the northwest early in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. Light winds becoming southeast less than 10 mph after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. South winds less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds up to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. West
winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-310815-
Nantahala National Forest-
308 AM EDT Tue May 30 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      80-85 (+5)   52-57 (-2)   77-82
RH % (24H TREND)      43-48 (-10)  95-100 (-2)  45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        NONE         tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            40
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          4 PM                      8 AM
PRECIP END            8 PM                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.05
LAL                   2            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6800                      5700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      W  9
DISPERSION            34 Fair                   28 Fair
MAX LVORI             4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   NW  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      W  8

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s to mid
50s. West winds less than 10 mph shifting to the north after
midnight.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. Northeast
winds less than 10 mph shifting to the northwest early in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. Light winds becoming southeast less than 10 mph after
midnight.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. Southwest
winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-310815-
East Tennessee District East-
308 AM EDT Tue May 30 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      77-82 (0)    54-59 (-2)   78-83
RH % (24h trend)      44-49 (-5)   95-100 (0)   43-48
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      W  8 G19
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           0            40
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          12 PM                     Continuing
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.06
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  4                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6200                      5300
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      W 13
Dispersion            50 Gen good               40 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     SW  6                     SW  5 G15
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  7         LGT/VAR      W 10 G19

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. West winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. West
winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. West
winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s.
Northwest winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-310815-
East Tennessee District West-
308 AM EDT Tue May 30 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      79-84 (+3)   55-60 (-2)   78-83
RH % (24h trend)      41-46 (-11)  95-100 (+3)  46-51
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      W  6
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           20           40
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          12 PM        2 AM         Continuing
Precip end            8 PM         Continuing   8 PM
Precip amount         0.03         0.01         0.06
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6400                      5300
Transport wnd (mph)   W 12                      W  9
Dispersion            50 Gen good               31 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     SW  5                     S  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      W  8

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. Northwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. Northeast
winds less than 10 mph shifting to the west early in the
afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s to mid
60s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. West winds
less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-310815-
Cumberland District South-
308 AM EDT Tue May 30 2017 /208 AM CDT Tue May 30 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      79-84 (+3)   57-62 (-1)   79-84
RH % (24h trend)      44-49 (-10)  95-100 (+4)  43-48
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           20           40
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          12 PM        2 AM         Continuing
Precip end            8 PM         Continuing   8 PM
Precip amount         0.02         0.01         0.06
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6500                      5200
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  8                     W  8
Dispersion            39 Fair                   28 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   NW  5 G17
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        S  5         W  6

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. West winds less than 10 mph shifting to the north after
midnight.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower to mid 60s.
Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s. West
winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.

$$



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