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
346 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL KEEP THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE FORECAST THROUGH TODAY. THE COLD FRONT
MOVES SOUTHEAST OF THE APPALACHIANS BY THIS EVENING... FOLLOWED BY A
DRIER AIR MASS FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. THE NEXT FEW NIGHTS WILL BE
COOLER THAN NORMAL FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR BUT DAYTIME HIGHS WILL WARM
TO NEAR NORMAL FRIDAY AND ABOVE NORMAL SATURDAY.

VAZ001-002-005-006-008-250900-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
346 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      75-80 (-5)   56-61 (-6)   79-84
RH % (24H TREND)      62-67 (0)    95-100 (+1)  41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.21         0.00         0.00
LAL                   4            1            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6000                      7100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  6                      SW  5
DISPERSION            22 FAIR                   22 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        N  5         LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-250900-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
346 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      74-79 (-2)   54-59 (-8)   77-82
RH % (24H TREND)      59-64 (-7)   95-100 (+1)  42-47
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           20           0
PRECIP DURATION       2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.24         0.01         0.00
LAL                   4            1            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6400                      8200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      W  8
DISPERSION            27 FAIR                   36 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7 G15    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ072-074-250900-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
346 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      74-79 (-2)   56-61 (-4)   75-80
RH % (24H TREND)      57-62 (-7)   95-100 (0)   45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.20         0.00         0.00
LAL                   4            1            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5700                      7600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 12                      W  8
DISPERSION            24 FAIR                   31 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  6                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S.
WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 80S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S
TO UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-250900-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
346 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      79-84 (-4)   60-65 (-3)   82-87
RH % (24H TREND)      57-62 (+2)   95-100 (+1)  43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.28         0.00         0.00
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5700                      7400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      W  9
DISPERSION            30 FAIR                   40 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  6                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

NCZ060-061-250900-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
346 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      78-83 (-4)   60-65 (-2)   82-87
RH % (24H TREND)      56-61 (+1)   95-100 (0)   41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           20           0
PRECIP DURATION       1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.28         0.01         0.00
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6700                      8300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      W  9
DISPERSION            35 FAIR                   49 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI             4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  8 G15     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-250900-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
346 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      78-83 (-4)   57-62 (-6)   81-86
RH % (24H TREND)      57-62 (-3)   95-100 (+2)  40-45
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.19         0.00         0.00
LAL                   4            1            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5600                      7000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  8                      SW  6
DISPERSION            29 FAIR                   29 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-250900-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
346 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      79-84 (-3)   59-64 (-6)   82-87
RH % (24H TREND)      54-59 (-5)   95-100 (-1)  39-44
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        N  5         LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.00         0.00
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5500                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      SW  5
DISPERSION            36 FAIR                   22 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  6                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7 G15    N  6         LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-250900-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
346 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      82-87 (-4)   61-66 (-6)   83-88
RH % (24H TREND)      53-58 (+2)   95-100 (-1)  38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.00         0.00
LAL                   3            1            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5500                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      SW  7
DISPERSION            38 FAIR                   29 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6 G15     NW  6        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TD/SON


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