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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
214 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE INFLUENCES SURFACE AND ALOFT WILL PROVIDE FOR DRY CONDITIONS
THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON. LIGHT SOUTHERLY SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS
TONIGHT WILL INCREASE INTO THE 5 TO 10 MPH RANGE DURING THE MORNING
HOURS WITH A TRANSITION TO 10 TO 15 MPH WINDS DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS
ON THURSDAY IS EXPECTED. MINIMUM AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES ON THURSDAY WILL BE MAINLY IN THE 30S....BUT WITH LIGHT 20 FOOT
WINDS EXPECTED...MARGINAL FIRE DANGER CRITERIA IS NOT EXPECTED TO BE
REACHED. A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE MID STATE ON THURSDAY NIGHT
PROVIDING MAINLY SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...WITH
DECREASING CLOUDINESS AS THE DAY PROGRESSES ON FRIDAY. AFTERNOON MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL BE MAINLY IN THE 30S AGAIN...BUT WITH LIGHT
20 FOOT WINDS EXPECTED AGAIN...MARGINAL FIRE DANGER CRITERIA IS NOT EXPECTED
TO BE REACHED.

HIGH PRESSURE INFLUENCES SURFACE AND ALOFT WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
MID STATE OVER THE WEEKEND...BEFORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ONCE AGAIN
BECOME THE PREDOMINATE WEATHER FOR THE FIRST PART OF NEXT WEEK...AS
A STRONG FRONTAL SYSTEM DEVELOPS TO OUR WEST AND PUSHES INTO THE MID STATE
MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY.

TNZ400-241100-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT (NORTH)-
CANNON-CLAY-CUMBERLAND-DEKALB-FENTRESS-JACKSON-MACON-OVERTON-
PICKETT-PUTNAM-SMITH-TROUSDALE-WARREN-WHITE-
214 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      43 (+1)      76 (+7)      57           74
RH % (24H TREND)      73 (+2)      35 (+9)      85           34
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     N 3-7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            60           20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.29         0.13
PRECIP DUR (HR)                                 5            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   1 PM
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 1900                      1300
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                6100                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S 12                      NW  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 26                      NW  6
DISPERSION INDEX      20           53           109          28
LAL                   1            1            4            2
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3            5
MAXIMUM LVORI         1            0            0            0
RH RECOVERY           MODERATE                  GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ501-241100-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (NORTH)-
CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-DICKSON-HOUSTON-HUMPHREYS-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-
RUTHERFORD-STEWART-SUMNER-WILSON-WILLIAMSON-
214 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      44 (+1)      79 (+9)      56           76
RH % (24H TREND)      75 (-4)      38 (+9)      81           33
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     N 4-8        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            60           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.35         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HR)                                 5
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM
PRECIP END                                      6 AM
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 1900                      1300
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                6200                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SW 11                     W  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 25                     W  7
DISPERSION INDEX      24           68           93           19
LAL                   1            1            4            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            1            0            0
RH RECOVERY           MODERATE                  MODERATE

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
36 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ502-241100-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (SOUTH)-
BEDFORD-GILES-HARDIN-HICKMAN-LEWIS-LAWRENCE-LINCOLN-MARSHALL-
MAURY-MOORE-PERRY-WAYNE-
214 PM CDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      46 (+2)      81 (+8)      56           77
RH % (24H TREND)      77 (-8)      39 (+11)     83           33
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     N 3-7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            60           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.35         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HR)                                 6
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM
PRECIP END                                      6 AM
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 2000                      1300
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                6700                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SW 12                     W  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 28                     W  5
DISPERSION INDEX      19           72           85           17
LAL                   1            1            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2            5
MAXIMUM LVORI         1            0            0            0
RH RECOVERY           MODERATE                  MODERATE

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
34 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$
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