Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...UPDATED
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
1017 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HOT AND MUGGY CONDITIONS CONTINUE TODAY WITH A CHANCE OF
MAINLY AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
ACROSS THE TENNESSEE VALLEY AND SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS TOMORROW WITH
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ACCOMPANYING THE FRONT. SLIGHTLY COOLER
TEMPERATURES WITH LESS HUMID CONDITIONS EXPECTED FRIDAY AND INTO THE
WEEKEND.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-301530-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
1017 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      86-91 (+1)   66-71 (+1)   81-86
RH % (24H TREND)      49-54 (-3)   95-100 (0)   55-60
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           30           40
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.12         0.03         0.23
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4500                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  3                      W  9
DISPERSION            7 POOR                    27 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-301530-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
1017 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      83-88 (+4)   64-69 (0)    80-85
RH % (24H TREND)      51-56 (-4)   95-100 (+2)  52-57
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           30           50
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.20         0.04         0.40
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5600                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     NW  9
DISPERSION            12 POOR                   26 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   N  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER
80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-301530-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
1017 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      83-88 (+4)   66-71 (0)    80-85
RH % (24H TREND)      51-56 (-5)   93-98 (0)    50-55
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           30           50
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.15         0.03         0.33
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6000                      6000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  7                      N 17
DISPERSION            16 GEN POOR               44 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   NE  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      N  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER
80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-301530-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
1017 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      86-91 (+1)   67-72 (-2)   84-89
RH % (24H TREND)      50-55 (-3)   95-100 (+2)  52-57
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           20           40
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.15         0.03         0.27
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4900                      5000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  7                     N 17
DISPERSION            18 GEN POOR               45 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   N  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      N  8

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
LOWER 90S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER
90S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-301530-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
1017 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      84-89 (0)    65-70 (-3)   84-89
RH % (24H TREND)      52-57 (-3)   95-100 (+2)  51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           20           40
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.21         0.04         0.34
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5200                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     NW 12
DISPERSION            12 POOR                   39 FAIR
MAX LVORI             5                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER
80S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-301530-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
1017 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      86-91 (-1)   68-73 (0)    85-90
RH % (24H TREND)      49-54 (0)    95-100 (-2)  51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           40           50
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.12         0.03         0.27
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4500                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  5                      W  7
DISPERSION            11 POOR                   16 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH
EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
80S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER
80S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-301530-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
1017 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      88-93 (0)    69-74 (0)    85-90
RH % (24H TREND)      48-53 (-1)   95-100 (0)   50-55
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           40           40
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.04         0.21
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4300                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     N 10
DISPERSION            13 GEN POOR               27 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO UPPER 80S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S TO LOWER 90S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO UPPER
80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO
LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-301530-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
1017 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015 /917 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      88-93 (-2)   70-75 (0)    87-92
RH % (24H TREND)      48-53 (+1)   95-100 (0)   48-53
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           30           40
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.05         0.22
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4800                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  7                     N 12
DISPERSION            23 FAIR                   31 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   N  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         LGT/VAR      N  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER
70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 80S
TO LOWER 90S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 80S
TO LOWER 90S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO
LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$


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