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
319 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

...STRONG WIND GUSTS OF 40 TO  50 MPH IN THE EAST TN MOUNTAINS
TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN WILL CONTINUE FOR MOST OF THE DAY...ENDING TONIGHT
AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH. A SECOND SYSTEM WILL BRING A CHANCE
OF RAIN AGAIN ON THURSDAY...AND USHER IN MUCH COLDER AIR BEHIND IT.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-070930-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
319 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      48-53 (-1)   33-38 (-9)   47-52
RH % (24H TREND)      72-77 (+7)   95-100 (+7)  39-44
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE 10 G28                 LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 10 G25    W  8 G21     LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        RAIN         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          30           0
PRECIP DURATION       5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.70         0.02         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  2                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    2900                      3400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 15                      E  6
DISPERSION            11 POOR                   6 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE 13 G28                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 12 G25    W 10 G21     LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. MUCH
COLDER. LOWS 12 TO 20. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO LOWER 30S.
WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-070930-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
319 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      47-52 (-2)   32-37 (-9)   47-52
RH % (24H TREND)      74-79 (0)    95-100 (+7)  42-47
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE 20 G49                 LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 16 G41    NW 13 G32    LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        RAIN         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          30           0
PRECIP DURATION       5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.62         0.04         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  2                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3300                      3800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     SW  7
DISPERSION            6 VERY POOR               6 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE 25 G49                 N  5 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 20 G41    NW 16 G32    LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. MUCH
COLDER. LOWS 11 TO 21. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER TEENS TO
LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S
TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-070930-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
319 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      51-56 (+1)   33-38 (-11)  47-52
RH % (24H TREND)      77-82 (-4)   95-100 (+3)  51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 18 G51                  LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 16 G44    NW 10 G28    LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        RAIN         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          20           0
PRECIP DURATION       5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.50         0.02         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3500                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 22                     W 10
DISPERSION            8 POOR                    7 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 23 G51                  LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 20 G44    NW 11 G28    LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. MUCH
COLDER. LOWS 11 TO 21. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TO MID
30S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-070930-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
319 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      54-59 (+1)   36-41 (-10)  50-55
RH % (24H TREND)      80-85 (-1)   95-100 (0)   54-59
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE 13 G33                 LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 10 G28    NW  8 G21    LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          0            0
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            7 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.36         0.00         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    2900                      3400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 17                     W  8
DISPERSION            12 POOR                   9 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE 17 G33                 N  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 13 G28    NW 10 G21    LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. MUCH COLDER. LOWS 14 TO 21.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO MID 30S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S
TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-070930-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
319 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      54-59 (0)    38-43 (-8)   52-57
RH % (24H TREND)      77-82 (-4)   92-97 (-5)   53-58
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE 11 G29                 LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 10 G22    NW  9 G23    LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          0            0
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            7 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.40         0.00         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  2                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3200                      3600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     SW 10
DISPERSION            12 POOR                   11 POOR
MAX LVORI             5                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE 14 G29                 NE  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 11 G22    NW 10 G23    SW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. MUCH COLDER. LOWS 14 TO 20.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO MID 30S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO
LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-070930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
319 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      52-57 (+2)   33-38 (-11)  49-54
RH % (24H TREND)      73-78 (0)    95-100 (+6)  42-47
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE  9 G27                 LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 10 G24    W  9 G24     LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        RAIN         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          20           0
PRECIP DURATION       5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.60         0.01         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  2                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    2800                      3300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     NE  6
DISPERSION            17 GEN POOR               10 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE 12 G27                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 13 G24    W 11 G24     LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. MUCH COLDER. LOWS 11 TO 22. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TO MID
30S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-070930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
319 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-58 (+3)   34-39 (-11)  49-54
RH % (24H TREND)      79-84 (+2)   95-100 (+4)  46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  7 G22                  LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 10 G22    NW  7 G21    LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          0            0
PRECIP DURATION       5
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            7 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.45         0.00         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    2900                      3200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 20                     NE  6
DISPERSION            27 FAIR                   10 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  9 G22                  NE  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 12 G22    NW  9 G21    LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. MUCH COLDER. LOWS 14 TO 23.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO MID 30S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-070930-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
319 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016 /219 AM CST TUE DEC 6 2016/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-58 (+1)   35-40 (-11)  49-54
RH % (24H TREND)      77-82 (-2)   95-100 (+3)  49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  8 G21                  NE  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  9 G20     NW  7 G18    LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          0            0
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            7 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.25         0.00         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    2800                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 20                      S  5
DISPERSION            27 FAIR                   8 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 10 G21                  NE  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W 11 G20     NW  9 G18    LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. MUCH COLDER. LOWS 14 TO 23.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO UPPER 30S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND LIGHT FREEZING
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$


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