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...UPDATED
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
745 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL KEEP THE AREA DRY
WITH WARMER TEMPERATURES CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY. THE NEXT WEATHER
SYSTEM WILL MOVE IN LATE THIS WEEKEND...BRINGING A CHANCE FOR
PRECIPITATION MAINLY SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-280145-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
745 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      29-34 (+6)   57-62 (+5)   40-45        50-55
RH % (24H TREND)      82-87 (-8)   24-29 (-3)   91-96        63-68
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           80
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            8
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.15         0.39
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3900                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 12                     SW  6
DISPERSION                         18 GEN POOR               5 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COLDER.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
20S TO UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY OR CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-280145-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
745 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      31-36 (+8)   56-61 (+4)   39-44        53-58
RH % (24H TREND)      68-73 (-11)  22-27 (-2)   95-100       60-65
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           80
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            5
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.15         0.38
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4500                      2900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     SW  8
DISPERSION                         10 POOR                   1 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COLDER.
LOWS IN THE 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY OR CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-280145-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
745 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-38 (+8)   55-60 (+5)   42-47        55-60
RH % (24H TREND)      64-69 (-11)  23-28 (+4)   95-100       65-70
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            80           80
PRECIP DURATION                                 5            5
PRECIP BEGIN                                    CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.36         0.51
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4300                      3200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 10                     SW 12
DISPERSION                         10 POOR                   1 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  5         S  5         SW  5        SW  6 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COLDER.
LOWS IN THE 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 40S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-280145-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
745 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      29-34 (+4)   56-61 (+3)   44-49        57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      90-95 (+4)   31-36 (+6)   95-100       68-73
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           80           80
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       4 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.51         0.55
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3800                      2500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 13                      S 10
DISPERSION                         18 GEN POOR               3 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SE  5        S  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
40S TO UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COLDER.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-280145-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
745 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-31 (+3)   56-61 (+4)   43-48        57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+7)  32-37 (+11)  95-100       68-73
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           90           80
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       4 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.51         0.53
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4300                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  9                      S  8
DISPERSION                         16 GEN POOR               5 VERY POOR
MAX LVORI                          4                         8
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
40S TO UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-280145-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
745 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      27-32 (+4)   58-63 (+5)   38-43        54-59
RH % (24H TREND)      86-91 (-6)   26-31 (-3)   95-100       68-73
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           80
PRECIP DURATION                                 5            8
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.20         0.40
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3500                      1700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  6                      SW  3
DISPERSION                         9 POOR                    0 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COLDER.
LOWS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST LESS THAN 10 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY OR CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-280145-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
745 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      30-35 (+4)   55-60 (+2)   41-46        52-57
RH % (24H TREND)      89-94 (-1)   34-39 (+4)   91-96        69-74
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SPRINKLES    RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           80           80
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       4 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.37         0.46
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3100                      1500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 13                     SW  3
DISPERSION                         19 GEN POOR               1 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S
TO UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COLDER.
LOWS IN THE 30S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 40S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN OR SNOW. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-280145-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
745 PM EST FRI DEC 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      30-35 (+4)   55-60 (+3)   43-48        54-59
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+4)  41-46 (+9)   94-99        74-79
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SPRINKLES    RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            40           90           80
PRECIP DURATION                    1            8            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.58         0.52
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3100                      1500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 15                      S  6
DISPERSION                         26 FAIR                   2 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO LOWER
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
40S TO UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 30S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$


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