Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FWFMRX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
402 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

.DISCUSSION...
BITTERLY COLD AIR WILL SETTLE INTO THE REGION THIS MORNING.
HOWEVER...PLENTY OF SUNSHINE TODAY WILL HELP TEMPERATURES
RISE ABOVE FREEZING OVER ALL BUT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. DRY
WEATHER AND A WARMING TREND CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

VAZ001-002-005-006-008-071000-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
402 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      30-35 (+1)   16-21 (+9)   44-49
RH % (24H TREND)      33-38 (-33)  87-92 (-4)   30-35
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  9
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)    2400                      4700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  6                      SW 16
DISPERSION            2 VERY POOR               36 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  7 G18
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 11 G19

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO MID 50S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID
50S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-071000-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
402 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      32-37 (-1)   19-24 (+11)  45-50
RH % (24H TREND)      27-32 (-35)  65-70 (-27)  20-25
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      W  8 G16
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)    2900                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 10                     W 16
DISPERSION            2 VERY POOR               36 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  7 G18
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  7         LGT/VAR      W 11 G21

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 30. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S.
WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S
TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE 40S TO UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-071000-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
402 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      32-37 (-5)   20-25 (+11)  45-50
RH % (24H TREND)      32-37 (-33)  66-71 (-28)  17-22
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      W  8 G18
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                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3300                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     W 13
DISPERSION            2 VERY POOR               20 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  6 G17
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      W 11 G23

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 30. WEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S.
WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S
TO MID 50S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-071000-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
402 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      37-42 (+3)   20-25 (+6)   49-54
RH % (24H TREND)      34-39 (-29)  77-82 (-18)  22-27
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  6
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)    2500                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 10                     SW  7
DISPERSION            4 VERY POOR               14 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      SW  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS NEAR 60. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-071000-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
402 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      39-44 (-2)   19-24 (+4)   50-55
RH % (24H TREND)      32-37 (-27)  76-81 (-19)  17-22
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      W  6
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                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    2600                      5500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     W  6
DISPERSION            3 VERY POOR               16 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI             9                         3
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      W  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S. EAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS NEAR 60. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-071000-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
402 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-38 (0)    18-23 (+7)   48-53
RH % (24H TREND)      33-38 (-28)  77-82 (-7)   25-30
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  8
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)    2200                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  7                     SW 13
DISPERSION            4 VERY POOR               33 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  6 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      SW 10 G19

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S.
WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S
TO MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-071000-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
402 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-38 (+3)   18-23 (+7)   48-53
RH % (24H TREND)      34-39 (-30)  84-89 (-6)   24-29
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  7
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)    2100                      3800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  6                      SW 10
DISPERSION            4 VERY POOR               23 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  9

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-071000-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
402 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      38-43 (+6)   20-25 (+5)   51-56
RH % (24H TREND)      31-36 (-29)  80-85 (-9)   23-28
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
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)    2100                      3800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  8                      SW  7
DISPERSION            6 VERY POOR               16 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NE  5                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TG/TD


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