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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
420 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL ADVANCE TOWARD THE SOUTHERN
APPALACHIANS TODAY...OVERSPREADING RAIN INTO THE REGION TONIGHT
THROUGH THURSDAY. COOLER TEMPERATURES ALSO EXPECTED.

VAZ001-002-005-006-008-290930-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
420 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      61-66 (+6)   41-46 (+7)   57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      30-35 (-5)   87-92 (+6)   48-53
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           60
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.12
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5700                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  9                     S  1
DISPERSION            28 FAIR                   2 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S
TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-290930-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
420 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (+6)   42-47 (+9)   53-58
RH % (24H TREND)      28-33 (-6)   83-88 (-3)   51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            40           80
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.06         0.20
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  7                      SE  5
DISPERSION            20 GEN POOR               6 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
30S TO UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO LOWER 60S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-290930-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
420 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (+4)   44-49 (+8)   53-58
RH % (24H TREND)      35-40 (-1)   84-89 (+4)   52-57
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            70           80
PRECIP DURATION                    2            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.18         0.21
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5800                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  5                     NE  6
DISPERSION            13 GEN POOR               9 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NE  5        LGT/VAR      NW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S TO UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER
70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-290930-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
420 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (+5)   46-51 (+8)   57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      35-40 (+1)   91-96 (+11)  54-59
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            90           80
PRECIP DURATION                    5            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.29         0.20
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5800                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  2                     NE  5
DISPERSION            9 POOR                    14 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
30S TO UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S TO MID 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-290930-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
420 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (+4)   45-50 (+9)   56-61
RH % (24H TREND)      34-39 (+1)   91-96 (+9)   52-57
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           90           80
PRECIP DURATION       1            5            8
PRECIP BEGIN          5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.38         0.30
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6300                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  2                      NE  5
DISPERSION            7 POOR                    14 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI             5                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
30S TO UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-290930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
420 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+5)   43-48 (+8)   57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      30-35 (-2)   86-91 (0)    50-55
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           70
PRECIP DURATION                    1            3
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.05         0.16
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5200                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  8                     SW  1
DISPERSION            27 FAIR                   4 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S TO MID 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-290930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
420 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (+4)   45-50 (+7)   58-63
RH % (24H TREND)      33-38 (0)    87-92 (+6)   52-57
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            50           70
PRECIP DURATION                    1            3
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.11         0.13
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5100                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  9                     N  3
DISPERSION            29 FAIR                   8 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NE  5                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NE  5        LGT/VAR      NW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
MID 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-290930-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
420 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-70 (+3)   47-52 (+6)   59-64
RH % (24H TREND)      35-40 (+2)   89-94 (+10)  53-58
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           80           80
PRECIP DURATION       1            5            5
PRECIP BEGIN          5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.23         0.15
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5100                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  8                     NE  3
DISPERSION            27 FAIR                   11 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NE  6                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TD/SON


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