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

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FWFMRX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
912 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION SUNDAY AND
AGAIN ON TUESDAY...PROVIDING DRY AND MILD WEATHER FOR THOSE DAYS. IN
BETWEEN...A COLD FRONT BRINGS SHOWERS TO THE REGION SUNDAY NIGHT
INTO MONDAY.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-300215-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
912 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      16-21 (-4)   49-54 (+15)  38-43        55-60
RH % (24H TREND)      56-61 (-17)  11-16 (-16)  71-76        29-34
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   W  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  6        SW  6        W  8 G16
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           30
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   5 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.18         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5100                      6000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  8                     W 20
DISPERSION                         20 GEN POOR               67 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   W  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  8 G17    SW  8 G18    W 11 G20

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-300215-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
912 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      15-20 (-5)   48-53 (+15)  34-39        53-58
RH % (24H TREND)      57-62 (-13)  10-15 (-18)  78-83        30-35
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      S  6         W  8 G15
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           40
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   5 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.17         0.04
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5800                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  6                     W 23
DISPERSION                         14 GEN POOR               64 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   W  8 G17
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7 G16    SW  6        S  7 G15     W 10 G19

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-300215-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
912 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      15-20 (-4)   48-53 (+13)  37-42        56-61
RH % (24H TREND)      59-64 (-20)  8-13 (-20)   76-81        25-30
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  6 G15    S  8 G16     NW  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           40
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.25         0.09
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5600                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  8                     NW 14
DISPERSION                         18 GEN POOR               37 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   W  7 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         SW  8 G18    S 10 G20     NW  7 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-300215-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
912 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      18-23 (-5)   53-58 (+13)  39-44        59-64
RH % (24H TREND)      65-70 (-11)  12-17 (-15)  81-86        29-34
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  7 G15     S  7 G15     NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           40
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.28         0.11
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4700                      5500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 10                      NW 13
DISPERSION                         24 FAIR                   38 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         S  9 G19     S  9 G18     NW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-300215-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
912 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      17-22 (-6)   52-57 (+12)  36-41        60-65
RH % (24H TREND)      69-74 (-9)   11-16 (-16)  90-95        26-31
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  7         S  5         NW  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           40
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.33         0.13
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5300                      6000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  9                      NW 16
DISPERSION                         23 FAIR                   53 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI                          2                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         S  9 G16     S  6 G15     NW  8 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-300215-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
912 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      17-22 (-6)   52-57 (+14)  37-42        58-63
RH % (24H TREND)      60-65 (-7)   13-18 (-14)  74-79        29-34
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           40
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   5 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.19         0.04
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4600                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  6                     W 16
DISPERSION                         14 GEN POOR               56 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  5        W  9 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-300215-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
912 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      20-25 (-3)   53-58 (+12)  39-44        59-64
RH % (24H TREND)      60-65 (-7)   14-19 (-10)  76-81        26-31
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  7        SW  7 G15    W  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           30
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   5 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.18         0.03
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4200                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 10                      NW 13
DISPERSION                         26 FAIR                   45 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  9 G18    SW  9 G18    W  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 40. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-300215-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
912 PM EDT SAT MAR 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      22-27 (-4)   55-60 (+11)  43-48        61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      66-71 (0)    14-19 (-7)   80-85        27-32
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  8         S  7         LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            70           40
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   5 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.20         0.04
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4200                      5000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 12                      NW 14
DISPERSION                         32 FAIR                   45 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SE  5                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S 10 G19     S  8 G18     NW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS NEAR 70.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS NEAR 70. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS NEAR 70. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$


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