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 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will build in through the week.
Drier and cooler weather can be expected for the first
half of this week...with temperatures gradually warming
through the latter half of the week.



VAZ001-002-005-006-008-180815-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
313 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Temp (24h trend)      62-67 (+6)   37-42 (+2)   66-71
RH % (24h trend)      26-31 (-16)  83-88 (+2)   28-33
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4600                      4600
Transport wnd (mph)   NE  6                     S  7
Dispersion            12 Poor                   14 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     NE  5                     LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming
light.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 60s to mid 70s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 40s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Southeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
mid 60s to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to 70s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50. Highs
in the lower 60s to mid 70s. South winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-180815-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
313 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Temp (24h trend)      59-64 (+6)   35-40 (0)    62-67
RH % (24h trend)      28-33 (-24)  89-94 (+9)   30-35
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4800                      4800
Transport wnd (mph)   N  5                      SE  7
Dispersion            8 Poor                    13 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. South
winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 60s to mid 70s. Northwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Southeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
60s to 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Southeast winds less than
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 70s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-180815-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
313 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Temp (24h trend)      59-64 (+4)   34-39 (-2)   65-70
RH % (24h trend)      23-28 (-30)  90-95 (+2)   25-30
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5000                      5000
Transport wnd (mph)   NE  6                     N  5
Dispersion            10 Poor                   8 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 30s to mid 40s. South winds
less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s to mid 70s. North winds
less than 10 mph early in the morning becoming light.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 60s to mid 70s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 60s
to mid 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the 60s to 70s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the upper 50s to lower 70s. Southwest winds less
than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-180815-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
313 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Temp (24h trend)      63-68 (+4)   36-41 (0)    68-73
RH % (24h trend)      30-35 (-18)  95-100 (+12) 29-34
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4100                      4100
Transport wnd (mph)   N  5                      S  5
Dispersion            8 Poor                    8 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 60s to mid 70s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
mid 60s to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
50s. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the 60s to lower 70s. Southeast winds less than
10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-180815-
Nantahala National Forest-
313 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

CLOUD COVER           Clear        Clear        MClear
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+3)   34-39 (0)    69-74
RH % (24H TREND)      27-32 (-18)  95-100 (+10) 27-32
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4300                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  3                     S  6
DISPERSION            6 Very poor               10 Poor
MAX LVORI             5                         6
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming
light.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows near 40. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s. Light
winds.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
60s to mid 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the 60s to 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the 60s to lower 70s. Southeast winds less than
10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-180815-
East Tennessee District East-
313 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Temp (24h trend)      63-68 (+4)   36-41 (-1)   67-72
RH % (24h trend)      28-33 (-12)  93-98 (+10)  30-35
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4300                      4300
Transport wnd (mph)   NE  6                     SE  5
Dispersion            15 Gen poor               12 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     NE  5                     LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming
light.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s. Light
winds.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
mid 60s to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. Southeast winds less
than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the lower 60s to mid 70s. South winds less than
10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-180815-
East Tennessee District West-
313 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Temp (24h trend)      64-69 (+5)   38-43 (0)    67-72
RH % (24h trend)      31-36 (-9)   91-96 (+6)   31-36
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4100                      4100
Transport wnd (mph)   NE  6                     S  5
Dispersion            15 Gen poor               10 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     NE  5                     LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s. Light
winds.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
60s to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the 60s to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-180815-
Cumberland District South-
313 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017 /213 AM CDT Tue Oct 17 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Temp (24h trend)      64-69 (+3)   38-43 (-1)   68-73
RH % (24h trend)      30-35 (-13)  95-100 (+11) 31-36
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    3800                      3800
Transport wnd (mph)   NE  6                     SE  5
Dispersion            13 Gen poor               11 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     NE  5                     LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s to mid 40s. South
winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 70s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 40s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 60s to upper 70s. Southeast
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
60s to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
50s. Highs in the 70s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs near 70. South winds less than 10 mph.

$$



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