Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
235 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...

DRIER CONDITIONS WILL RETURN TO MOST OF THE REGION TODAY...WITH
CHANCES FOR SHOWERS MAINLY FOR THE PLATEAU AND AREAS EAST OF I65.
OTHERWISE TEMPERATURES WILL WARM UP INTO THE WEEKEND...WITH HIGHS
IN THE 80S EXPECTED ON SATURDAY. MIN RH VALUES ON SATURDAY MAY GET
DOWN INTO THE 30 PERCENT RANGE...BUT WINDS LOOK TO STAY BELOW 15
MPH. CHANCES FOR SHOWERS WILL RETURN SUNDAY IN AREAS NEAR THE
TN/KY BORDER AND NORTHERN PLATEAU.


TNZ400-052230-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT (NORTH)-
235 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      58 (-9)      45 (+2)      70
RH % (24H TREND)      56 (+7)      96 (+1)      40
AM 20FT WND (MPH)     NW 10-14                  NW 9-13
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     NW 10-14 G20 NW 8-12      NW 8-12
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     40           10           0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HR)       2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2300                      2300
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   7500                      7600
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  9                     NW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 21                     NW 18
DISPERSION INDEX      83           20           84
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
RH RECOVERY                        EXCELLENT

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 IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ501-052230-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (NORTH)-
235 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      62 (-6)      46 (+1)      72
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (-2)      92 (+4)      40
AM 20FT WND (MPH)     NW 11-15 G21              NW 6-10
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     N 11-15 G21  NW 9-13      NW 8-12
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HR)
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2200                      2400
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   7100                      7700
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW 11                     NW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 25                     NW 17
DISPERSION INDEX      89           19           78
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
RH RECOVERY                        EXCELLENT

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ502-052230-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (SOUTH)-
235 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      64 (-8)      46 (+1)      73
RH % (24H TREND)      44 (+1)      93 (+5)      37
AM 20FT WND (MPH)     NW 10-14 G21              N 6-10
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     NW 12-16 G23 N 9-13       NW 8-12
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HR)
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2500                      2500
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   8200                      8100
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW 13                     NW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 30                     NW 18
DISPERSION INDEX      117          18           85
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
RH RECOVERY                        EXCELLENT

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$



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