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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
231 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DIP SOUTHEAST
INTO THE AREA TONIGHT...THEN WILL DRIFT SLOWLY NORTHWEST AND NORTH
THROUGH SATURDAY ALLOWING DRIER AIR TO MOVE IN BEHIND IT.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-301945-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
231 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      50-55 (-2)   67-72 (+2)   45-50        69-74
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+12) 47-52 (-9)   93-98        37-42
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM
PRECIP END            5 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5500                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     SW  9
DISPERSION                         22 FAIR                   31 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-301945-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
231 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      48-53 (-2)   64-69 (-1)   44-49        68-73
RH % (24H TREND)      93-98 (+6)   47-52 (-11)  90-95        40-45
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM
PRECIP END            5 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6200                      7100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  6                     SW  6
DISPERSION                         18 GEN POOR               23 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-301945-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
231 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      44-49 (-4)   63-68 (-1)   44-49        68-73
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+9)  44-49 (-5)   85-90        38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM
PRECIP END            2 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6800                      7200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  6                      SW  7
DISPERSION                         18 GEN POOR               27 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  5         LGT/VAR      W  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO UPPER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S TO UPPER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-301945-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
231 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      44-49 (-4)   67-72 (-1)   45-50        72-77
RH % (24H TREND)      93-98 (+4)   41-46 (0)    88-93        36-41
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6700                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     SW  8
DISPERSION                         28 FAIR                   30 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-301945-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
231 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-48 (-4)   67-72 (-3)   44-49        71-76
RH % (24H TREND)      92-97 (+4)   40-45 (-2)   91-96        38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7000                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     SW  7
DISPERSION                         28 FAIR                   26 FAIR
MAX LVORI                          4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-301945-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
231 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      49-54 (-2)   68-73 (+2)   46-51        72-77
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+9)  44-49 (-4)   90-95        35-40
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM
PRECIP END            2 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5300                      6000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  6                     SW  7
DISPERSION                         18 GEN POOR               28 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  5         LGT/VAR      SW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID
50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST EARLY IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-301945-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
231 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      46-51 (-4)   68-73 (+2)   47-52        72-77
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+8)  41-46 (-3)   91-96        37-42
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM
PRECIP END            11 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5700                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  8                     SW  9
DISPERSION                         29 FAIR                   37 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
70S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-301945-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
231 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016 /131 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016/

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      46-51 (-4)   68-73 (+1)   48-53        73-78
RH % (24H TREND)      92-97 (+8)   42-47 (+5)   89-94        37-42
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5900                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     SW  9
DISPERSION                         29 FAIR                   38 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S. WEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO MID 80S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S
TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
70S TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$



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