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...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
255 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN WILL BEGIN TO SPREAD INTO THE AREA TONIGHT AS A
DEVELOPING STORM SYSTEM ACROSS TEXAS TRACKS SLOWLY EAST. THIS SYSTEM
WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD CLOUDS AND RAIN INTO THE REGION FROM SUNDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-040900-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
255 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-47 (-2)   32-37 (+6)   42-47
RH % (24H TREND)      48-53 (+6)   88-93 (+1)   69-74
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            50           80
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.06         0.13
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4200                      3100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  8                      SE  7
DISPERSION            15 GEN POOR               7 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  5                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO
LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
COLDER. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER.
LOWS AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE UPPER TEENS TO LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-040900-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
255 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-47 (+1)   31-36 (+6)   40-45
RH % (24H TREND)      42-47 (-2)   91-96 (+7)   67-72
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  6 G16                 SE  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         LGT/VAR      SE  8 G20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SNOW/RAIN    RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            60           90
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.11         0.27
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4200                      3500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     SE 10
DISPERSION            11 POOR                   6 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  7 G16                 SE  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  6         LGT/VAR      SE 10 G20

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO UPPER
50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW.
LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
COLDER. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER.
LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-040900-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
255 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      44-49 (0)    33-38 (+6)   42-47
RH % (24H TREND)      37-42 (0)    91-96 (+14)  67-72
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  5                      SE  6 G17
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8 G26
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            90           100
PRECIP DURATION                    4            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.24         0.50
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3900                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 10                      S 15
DISPERSION            6 VERY POOR               6 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  6                      SE  7 G17
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         SE  5        S 10 G26

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO UPPER
50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW.
LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. COLDER. LOWS
AROUND 15. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 13. HIGHS IN THE UPPER TEENS TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-040900-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
255 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      48-53 (0)    36-41 (+6)   44-49
RH % (24H TREND)      37-42 (+3)   93-98 (+14)  69-74
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  5                      SE  6 G17
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         LGT/VAR      SE  5 G15
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            100          100
PRECIP DURATION                    6            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.37         0.66
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3100                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 10                      SE 14
DISPERSION            9 POOR                    19 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  6                      SE  8 G17
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  6         E  5         SE  7 G15

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. EAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. COLDER. LOWS AROUND
18. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-040900-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
255 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      50-55 (+1)   37-42 (+7)   43-48
RH % (24H TREND)      37-42 (+4)   91-96 (+10)  66-71
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SE  6 G19
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            100          100
PRECIP DURATION                    4            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.37         0.70
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3300                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  8                      SE 13
DISPERSION            7 POOR                    23 FAIR
MAX LVORI             4                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  6                      SE  8 G19
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. COLDER. LOWS AROUND
17. HIGHS NEAR 40. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 16. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO
UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-040900-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
255 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      45-50 (-1)   34-39 (+8)   43-48
RH % (24H TREND)      45-50 (+5)   90-95 (+5)   71-76
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            60           80
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.11         0.25
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3600                      2100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  7                     SE  8
DISPERSION            12 POOR                   4 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   E  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S
TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO
LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 17. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TO MID 30S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-040900-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
255 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      46-51 (-3)   35-40 (+6)   43-48
RH % (24H TREND)      43-48 (+8)   88-93 (+8)   72-77
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            80           80
PRECIP DURATION                    4            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.18         0.33
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3100                      2200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  9                     SE  8
DISPERSION            14 GEN POOR               7 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   E  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NE  5        LGT/VAR      SE  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO
MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO 30S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-040900-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
255 AM EST SAT DEC 3 2016 /155 AM CST SAT DEC 3 2016/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      49-54 (-2)   38-43 (+9)   44-49
RH % (24H TREND)      40-45 (+6)   87-92 (+6)   70-75
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   E  5 G16
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NE  5        LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            100          100
PRECIP DURATION                    6            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.38         0.59
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         2
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    2600                      3200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 10                     SE 13
DISPERSION            13 GEN POOR               23 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NE  5                     E  7 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NE  7        LGT/VAR      SE  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S
TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. COLDER. LOWS AROUND
20. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO UPPER
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$



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