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
313 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

.DISCUSSION...
ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS THIS AFTERNOON WILL
WEAKEN AND DISSIPATE THIS EVENING. A COLD FRONT ON THURSDAY WILL BRING
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DURING THE DAY WITH COOLER AND
DRIER WEATHER SWEEPING IN BY THURSDAY NIGHT AND PERSISTING INTO THE
HOLIDAY WEEKEND.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-012015-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
313 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (0)    76-81 (-8)   57-62        74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      92-97 (+4)   60-65 (+14)  95-100       48-53
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  6         N  5         NE  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           50           20           10
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM         CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.15         0.01         0.02
LAL                   3            3            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5900                      5100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  9                     NE 15
DISPERSION                         28 FAIR                   40 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  7         N  6         NE  6

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-012015-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
313 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      61-66 (0)    76-81 (-4)   59-64        69-74
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+9)  57-62 (+2)   95-100       56-61
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           50           30           30
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM         CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.26         0.01         0.16
LAL                   3            3            1            2
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4700                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  9                     NE 12
DISPERSION                         14 GEN POOR               31 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      NW  7        NE  5        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ072-074-012015-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
313 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (0)    77-82 (-2)   61-66        70-75
RH % (24H TREND)      93-98 (+13)  53-58 (0)    95-100       57-62
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  6         NE  5        NE  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           50           30           30
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM         CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   2 AM         8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.18         0.02         0.09
LAL                   3            3            3            2
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5400                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  8                     NE 15
DISPERSION                         14 GEN POOR               34 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  7         NE  7 G15    NE  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 80S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S.
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 80S. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-012015-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
313 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (-1)   82-87 (-2)   63-68        76-81
RH % (24H TREND)      93-98 (+10)  47-52 (+1)   93-98        54-59
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  6         NE  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           40           20           30
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM         CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   2 AM         8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.13         0.03         0.05
LAL                   3            3            3            2
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5900                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  7                      N 14
DISPERSION                         21 FAIR                   47 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  8         NE  7 G15    N  5

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

NCZ060-061-012015-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
313 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (+1)   82-87 (-2)   64-69        75-80
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+10) 45-50 (-5)   91-96        58-63
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           40           30           30
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM         CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   2 AM         8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.13         0.04         0.12
LAL                   3            3            3            2
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6200                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  6                     N 10
DISPERSION                         20 GEN POOR               34 FAIR
MAX LVORI                          5                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  6         NE  5        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO
UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-012015-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
313 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (-1)   80-85 (-6)   60-65        77-82
RH % (24H TREND)      90-95 (+6)   52-57 (+9)   95-100       46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           50           20           20
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM         CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.20         0.01         0.04
LAL                   3            3            1            2
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6100                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  7                     NE 14
DISPERSION                         27 FAIR                   37 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  6         NE  5        NE  5

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-012015-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
313 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-71 (0)    82-87 (-5)   61-66        78-83
RH % (24H TREND)      90-95 (+6)   49-54 (+5)   91-96        45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  6         NE  5        NE  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           40           20           10
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM         CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   11 PM        8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.09         0.01         0.01
LAL                   3            3            2            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6300                      4200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  7                      NE 16
DISPERSION                         29 FAIR                   41 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  7         NE  7        NE  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO MID 80S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO
LOWER 90S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 80S
TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-012015-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
313 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016 /213 PM CDT WED AUG 31 2016/

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-71 (0)    84-89 (-4)   63-68        80-85
RH % (24H TREND)      91-96 (+7)   46-51 (+2)   91-96        44-49
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  7
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  6         N  7         NE  7
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           40           20           0
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         8 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   11 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.07         0.01         0.00
LAL                   3            3            3            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6600                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  7                      N 17
DISPERSION                         31 FAIR                   52 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  9 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  8 G16     N  9 G16     NE  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO UPPER 80S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 60S. EAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S
TO LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$



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