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
328 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE REGION TODAY...THEN
MOVE EAST OF THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS TONIGHT. A WEAK FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE AREA LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING PRODUCING
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND POSSIBLY THUNDER.  DRY WEATHER WILL RETURN
FOR MONDAY AFTERNOON AND TUESDAY.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-300830-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
328 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      47-52 (+13)  34-39 (+18)  52-57
RH % (24H TREND)      13-18 (-9)   93-98 (+38)  32-37
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6        S  9 G19     W  8 G16
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            70           30
PRECIP DURATION                    3            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.09         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5100                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  7                     W 17
DISPERSION            17 GEN POOR               30 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  7 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  8 G16    S 11 G24     W 11 G20

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-300830-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
328 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      46-51 (+13)  33-38 (+18)  50-55
RH % (24H TREND)      12-17 (-11)  95-100 (+43) 38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  7 G17
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  9 G19     W 10 G20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           60
PRECIP DURATION                    3            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.17         0.04
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5800                      5000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  5                     W 22
DISPERSION            11 POOR                   42 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  9 G21
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6 G17    S 11 G24     W 13 G25

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-300830-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
328 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      47-52 (+12)  36-41 (+21)  52-57
RH % (24H TREND)      17-22 (-7)   95-100 (+38) 37-42
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  8 G19
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6 G15    S 13 G30     NW  9 G17
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           60
PRECIP DURATION                    3            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.27         0.05
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5600                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  7                     W 18
DISPERSION            15 GEN POOR               34 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  9 G24
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  8 G19    S 16 G38     NW 11 G22

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-300830-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
328 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      50-55 (+10)  38-43 (+20)  57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      18-23 (-5)   95-100 (+35) 36-41
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  8 G15     S 11 G22     NW  8 G15
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           60
PRECIP DURATION                    3            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.29         0.05
LAL                   1            2            1
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4700                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      W 14
DISPERSION            21 FAIR                   27 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  6 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S 10 G19     S 14 G28     NW 10 G19

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-300830-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
328 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      49-54 (+9)   36-41 (+19)  57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      18-23 (-5)   95-100 (+32) 36-41
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  6 G15
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  7         S  9 G17     NW  9 G17
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           60
PRECIP DURATION                    3            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.31         0.06
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5300                      4900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  8                      W 17
DISPERSION            20 GEN POOR               37 FAIR
MAX LVORI             2                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  8 G19
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  9 G17     S 11 G21     NW 12 G22

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. WEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-300830-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
328 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      50-55 (+12)  35-40 (+18)  55-60
RH % (24H TREND)      15-20 (-8)   95-100 (+40) 32-37
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  6 G15     W  8 G16
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           30
PRECIP DURATION                    3            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.15         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4600                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  5                      W 17
DISPERSION            11 POOR                   36 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  7 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  5        S  8 G18     W 11 G20

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-300830-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
328 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      51-56 (+10)  39-44 (+19)  57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      18-23 (-3)   95-100 (+38) 29-34
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  7 G15    S 10 G20     NW  7
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           20
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.20         0.01
LAL                   1            2            1
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4200                      3900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      W 14
DISPERSION            23 FAIR                   31 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  9 G19    S 12 G25     NW  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-300830-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
328 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      52-57 (+8)   41-46 (+19)  60-65
RH % (24H TREND)      22-27 (+2)   95-100 (+35) 30-35
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  8 G16     S  9 G18     NW  7
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           30
PRECIP DURATION                    3            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.28         0.03
LAL                   1            2            1
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4200                      3900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 10                      NW 14
DISPERSION            29 FAIR                   31 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE  5                     W  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S 10 G20     S 12 G22     NW  9 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.

$$


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