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

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FWFMRX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
409 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL GIVE WAY TO A COLD FRONT EARLY TONIGHT...WITH
AN INCREASE IN CLOUDS AND JUST A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN FOR
NORTHEAST TENNESSEE AND SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA. A SLIGHT
WARMING TREND WILL NUDGE TEMPERATURES CLOSE TO SEASONAL VALUES.

VAZ001-002-005-006-008-210930-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
409 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (+5)   43-48 (+8)   55-60
RH % (24H TREND)      43-48 (-1)   95-100 (+5)  55-60
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  5                     W  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6        SW  5        NW  7
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           30           30
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.03         0.04
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5500                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 17                     NW 18
DISPERSION            52 GEN GOOD               79 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  6 G17                 W  7 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  8 G17    SW  6        NW  9 G18

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE 30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S TO UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S
TO UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-210930-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
409 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      58-63 (+5)   40-45 (+5)   54-59
RH % (24H TREND)      42-47 (-1)   95-100 (+8)  49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  7 G15
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  9 G18
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           20
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.03
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6200                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      NW 22
DISPERSION            31 FAIR                   82 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  5                     W  9 G19
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW 12 G22

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
40S TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-210930-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
409 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      58-63 (+3)   39-44 (+4)   57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      40-45 (+4)   95-100 (+10) 43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  7
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      NW  8
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5800                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 13                     NW 16
DISPERSION            29 FAIR                   55 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  6 G15                 W  8 G18
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  7 G15     W  6 G16     NW 10 G19

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 60S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 60S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO 60S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S
TO LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-210930-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
409 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+3)   42-47 (+6)   62-67
RH % (24H TREND)      40-45 (+3)   92-97 (-1)   41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      NW  7
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5300                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 13                     NW 15
DISPERSION            33 FAIR                   53 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  5 G15                 W  6 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  7 G15    LGT/VAR      NW  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-210930-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
409 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+2)   40-45 (+5)   63-68
RH % (24H TREND)      36-41 (+3)   94-99 (0)    37-42
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   NW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  8
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5900                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     NW 16
DISPERSION            32 FAIR                   63 GOOD
MAX LVORI             4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   NW  6 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      NW 10 G18

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER
40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER
70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-210930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
409 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+5)   43-48 (+8)   60-65
RH % (24H TREND)      41-46 (+1)   95-100 (+2)  46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  8
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           20
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5600                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     NW 17
DISPERSION            54 GEN GOOD               79 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  5 G16                 W  8 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  7 G17    LGT/VAR      NW 10 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-210930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
409 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+4)   44-49 (+6)   62-67
RH % (24H TREND)      43-48 (+1)   95-100 (0)   43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5200                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     NW 15
DISPERSION            54 GEN GOOD               64 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  8 G15    SW  5        NW  9

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO 60S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER
40S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S TO MID 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-210930-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
409 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-71 (+4)   44-49 (+5)   65-70
RH % (24H TREND)      40-45 (0)    95-100 (0)   39-44
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5000                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 13                     NW 15
DISPERSION            41 GEN GOOD               59 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   NW  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  7        LGT/VAR      NW  8 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO MID 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TG/TD


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