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
906 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY EXPECTED ON THURSDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
APPALACHIANS...PRODUCING DRY CONDITIONS INTO THURSDAY.
MINIUMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES THURSDAY AFTERNOON WILL FALL INTO
THE 15 TO 25 PERCENT RANGE IN MOST SPOTS...ALTHOUGH WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO BE LESS THAN 10 MPH.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-180215-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
906 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      27-32 (+4)   61-66 (+9)   34-39        62-67
RH % (24H TREND)      69-74 (-1)   18-23 (-9)   76-81        30-35
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  6        SE  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6000                      5500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 13                     W  8
DISPERSION                         43 GEN GOOD               26 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-180215-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
906 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (+5)   58-63 (+7)   34-39        61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      68-73 (-7)   19-24 (-6)   71-76        31-36
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SE  7                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SE  6        SE  8        SE  7        NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6200                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 15                     W  8
DISPERSION                         46 GEN GOOD               20 GEN POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ072-074-180215-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
906 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (+5)   58-63 (+5)   36-41        61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      64-69 (-14)  15-20 (-9)   79-84        35-40
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  5         S  5         N  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            30
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6000                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  8                      N  8
DISPERSION                         18 GEN POOR               16 GEN POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ087-102-180215-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
906 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      29-34 (+4)   61-66 (+4)   39-44        63-68
RH % (24H TREND)      75-80 (+2)   22-27 (-5)   77-82        38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  6        LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            30
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM
PRECIP END                                                   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5400                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 13                     E  8
DISPERSION                         37 FAIR                   21 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

NCZ060-061-180215-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
906 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      27-32 (+2)   61-66 (+5)   39-44        62-67
RH % (24H TREND)      78-83 (+3)   19-24 (-8)   77-82        38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  7        LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            30
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM
PRECIP END                                                   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5600                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 15                     SE  6
DISPERSION                         43 GEN GOOD               16 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI                          2                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-180215-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
906 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (+2)   61-66 (+6)   36-41        64-69
RH % (24H TREND)      73-78 (+1)   18-23 (-7)   79-84        32-37
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5800                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 13                     NW  7
DISPERSION                         45 GEN GOOD               23 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
50. HIGHS NEAR 70. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S
TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-180215-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
906 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      29-34 (+5)   62-67 (+7)   38-43        64-69
RH % (24H TREND)      73-78 (-1)   20-25 (-5)   81-86        36-41
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         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM
PRECIP END                                                   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5500                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  8                     N  7
DISPERSION                         30 FAIR                   24 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING NORTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-180215-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
906 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      30-35 (+5)   62-67 (+6)   40-45        65-70
RH % (24H TREND)      76-81 (+5)   24-29 (+2)   79-84        39-44
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            30
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM
PRECIP END                                                   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5300                      5000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 14                     SE  9
DISPERSION                         49 GEN GOOD               31 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$



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