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
354 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

.DISCUSSION...
EXPECT UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES AND MAINLY DRY
CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE AS AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE CONTROLS OUR
WEATHER THROUGH THE WEEKEND.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-252100-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
354 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (+7)   81-86 (-3)   59-64        77-82
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (0)   42-47 (+3)   91-96        51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            40
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.22
LAL                   1            1            1            3
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7300                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  3                     SW 17
DISPERSION                         17 GEN POOR               66 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  8

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-252100-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
354 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      57-62 (+6)   78-83 (-2)   57-62        74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      93-98 (-1)   41-46 (-1)   92-97        55-60
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           20           50
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM        CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.01         0.28
LAL                   1            3            2            3
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7600                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  3                      W 15
DISPERSION                         17 GEN POOR               46 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S  7
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5        W  8

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ072-074-252100-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
354 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      60-65 (+7)   81-86 (-1)   59-64        74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      83-88 (-9)   38-43 (-2)   88-93        51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  7
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5         W  7
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           0            50
PRECIP DURATION                    1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM                     8 AM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING                CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.26
LAL                   1            3            2            3
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7900                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  3                      W 17
DISPERSION                         16 GEN POOR               44 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  9 G17
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  6         W  9 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S
TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-252100-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
354 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      61-66 (+6)   86-91 (0)    61-66        78-83
RH % (24H TREND)      88-93 (-5)   32-37 (-4)   88-93        49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           0            40
PRECIP DURATION                    1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM                     8 AM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING                CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.23
LAL                   1            3            1            3
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 8100                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  5                     SW 15
DISPERSION                         23 FAIR                   55 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S  7
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5        W  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO 70S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-252100-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
354 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (+8)   83-88 (-3)   60-65        77-82
RH % (24H TREND)      92-97 (-3)   37-42 (-1)   91-96        52-57
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           20           40
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM        CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.01         0.28
LAL                   1            3            2            3
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 8600                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  5                     SW 14
DISPERSION                         27 FAIR                   48 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI                          4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5         SW  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO
UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-252100-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
354 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      60-65 (+7)   85-90 (-1)   61-66        79-84
RH % (24H TREND)      92-97 (-3)   35-40 (0)    89-94        50-55
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            40
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.23
LAL                   1            1            1            3
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6700                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  2                     W 17
DISPERSION                         9 POOR                    73 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  8

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-252100-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
354 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (+6)   87-92 (0)    62-67        81-86
RH % (24H TREND)      90-95 (-4)   33-38 (-2)   87-92        48-53
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            40
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.15
LAL                   1            1            1            3
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6500                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  1                     W 16
DISPERSION                         6 VERY POOR               72 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-252100-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
354 PM EDT SAT SEP 24 2016 /254 PM CDT SAT SEP 24 2016/

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+5)   88-93 (-1)   64-69        83-88
RH % (24H TREND)      88-93 (-3)   30-35 (-3)   85-90        45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            40
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.13
LAL                   1            1            1            3
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6700                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  2                     SW 14
DISPERSION                         9 POOR                    61 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 60. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS NEAR 50. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$



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