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
331 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...
An area of high pressure will keep us mainly rain free through
Monday with a mostly clear sky. Precipitation chances will
increase by mid week as the next cold front moves in.

VAZ001-002-005-006-008-212030-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
331 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      62-67 (+4)   84-89 (+1)   64-69        81-86
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (0)   44-49 (+3)   94-99        48-53
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6 G15
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 12 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7600                      6600
Transport wnd (mph)                SW  6                     SW 16
Dispersion                         29 Fair                   66 Good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  6
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  8

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
60s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
60s to lower 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper
60s to lower 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 60s to lower 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to
lower 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-212030-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
331 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      61-66 (+4)   80-85 (-1)   63-68        78-83
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+3)  52-57 (+7)   91-96        51-56
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            20           0            20
Precip duration                    1                         1
Precip begin                       2 PM                      12 PM
Precip end                         8 PM                      Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.07
LAL                   1            3            1            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7400                      6600
Transport wnd (mph)                SW  5                     W 12
Dispersion                         17 Gen poor               37 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   W  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s. West winds less than
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
60s to lower 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s. North winds
less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to lower 80s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 60s to lower 80s. Southeast
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-212030-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
331 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      60-65 (+2)   79-84 (-3)   63-68        79-84
RH % (24h trend)      92-97 (+2)   50-55 (+4)   90-95        49-54
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 12 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.05
LAL                   1            1            1            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 6700                      6700
Transport wnd (mph)                SW  2                     SW 12
Dispersion                         8 Poor                    37 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s to lower 70s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
60s to lower 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s. Northeast winds less
than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 60s to lower 80s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 60s
to lower 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 60s to lower
80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs in the 60s to lower 80s. South winds less
than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-212030-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
331 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      62-67 (+4)   84-89 (-3)   65-70        83-88
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+1)  46-51 (+5)   91-96        47-52
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 12 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            2
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7400                      6600
Transport wnd (mph)                S  5                      SW 10
Dispersion                         21 Fair                   42 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s to mid 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s. North winds less
than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 60s to mid 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to mid
80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-212030-
Nantahala National Forest-
331 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

CLOUD COVER           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      60-65 (+4)   83-88 (-2)   64-69        82-87
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+1)  50-55 (+5)   95-100       51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         tstms        NONE         tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            30
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 12 PM
PRECIP END                                                   Continuing
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.09
LAL                   1            1            1            3
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7400                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  5                      SW  9
DISPERSION                         21 Fair                   34 Fair
MAX LVORI                          5                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the 70s
to mid 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower to mid 60s. Northwest winds less
than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Northeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to
mid 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s to
mid 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-212030-
East Tennessee District East-
331 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      63-68 (+3)   86-91 (0)    66-71        85-90
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+1)  42-47 (+2)   90-95        46-51
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 6700                      6600
Transport wnd (mph)                SW  5                     SW 15
Dispersion                         19 Gen poor               65 Good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  8

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the 70s
to lower 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s to
mid 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
lower 70s to mid 80s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to
mid 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-212030-
East Tennessee District West-
331 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      65-70 (+3)   86-91 (0)    67-72        85-90
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (0)   44-49 (+1)   90-95        48-53
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 12 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7200                      6600
Transport wnd (mph)                SW  5                     SW 15
Dispersion                         24 Fair                   70 Good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  7

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s to lower 70s. West winds less
than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the 70s
to mid 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower
70s to mid 80s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s.
Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 70s to mid
80s. South winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-212030-
Cumberland District South-
331 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017 /231 PM CDT Sun Aug 20 2017/

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      66-71 (+3)   86-91 (-2)   68-73        85-90
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+1)  44-49 (+2)   89-94        48-53
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 12 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7200                      6600
Transport wnd (mph)                S  5                      SW 13
Dispersion                         26 Fair                   61 Good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s to mid 70s. West winds less
than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the 70s
to upper 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the 60s. North winds less than
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. Northeast
winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
70s to mid 80s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s to mid
80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. South winds
less than 10 mph.

$$

TD



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