Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for East Tennessee...UPDATED
Virginia...and Extreme Southwest North Carolina
National Weather Service Morristown TN
1026 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017


...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES THIS AFTERNOON...

.DISCUSSION...
For the rest of the week, dry weather with gradually
warming temperatures can be expected. The next chance of rain will
arrive Sunday night and Monday.



VAZ001-002-005-006-008-201530-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
1026 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Temp (24h trend)      69-74 (+2)   42-47 (+2)   72-77
RH % (24h trend)      30-35 (-1)   91-96 (+3)   30-35
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4200                      3800
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      N  3
Dispersion            12 Poor                   5 Very poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s to mid 50s.
Light winds becoming southeast less than 10 mph after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s.
South winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 40s to mid 50s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Southeast winds less than
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the 50s to mid 60s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the mid 40s to upper 50s. West winds up to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-201530-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
1026 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Temp (24h trend)      67-72 (+3)   42-47 (0)    70-75
RH % (24h trend)      30-35 (-3)   82-87 (-5)   29-34
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4300                      4000
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  8                     N  5
Dispersion            9 Poor                    4 Very poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 60s to lower 80s. Southeast winds
up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 40s to mid 50s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the 50s to upper 70s. Southeast winds up
to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the lower 60s to mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 40.
Highs in the mid 50s to upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in
the lower 30s. Highs in the 40s to 50s. Northwest winds up to
10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-201530-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
1026 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Temp (24h trend)      66-71 (+2)   42-47 (-2)   69-74
RH % (24h trend)      25-30 (-9)   81-86 (-7)   26-31
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4500                      4200
Transport wnd (mph)   N  7                      NE  5
Dispersion            7 Poor                    5 Very poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s.
South winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s.
South winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s to mid
50s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 60s to 70s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the 60s to lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the 50s to mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs in the 40s to 50s. Northwest winds up to
10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-201530-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
1026 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Temp (24h trend)      70-75 (+2)   39-44 (+2)   73-78
RH % (24h trend)      29-34 (-3)   95-100 (+4)  31-36
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    3600                      3200
Transport wnd (mph)   N  6                      W  3
Dispersion            7 Poor                    3 Very poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Southeast
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s to mid
50s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 60s to 70s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the lower 60s to mid 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the 50s to mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
30s. Highs in the mid 40s to upper 50s. Northwest winds up to
10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-201530-
Nantahala National Forest-
1026 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

CLOUD COVER           MClear       Clear        Clear
TEMP (24H TREND)      71-76 (+2)   37-42 (+3)   72-77
RH % (24H TREND)      25-30 (-6)   95-100 (+2)  29-34
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3800                      3400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  6                     S  5
DISPERSION            8 Poor                    5 Very poor
MAX LVORI             8                         6
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 40s. Southeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 40s to mid 50s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 60s to 70s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the 60s to lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the 50s to mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
30s. Highs in the mid 40s to upper 50s. Northwest winds up to
10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-201530-
East Tennessee District East-
1026 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Temp (24h trend)      70-75 (+2)   39-44 (0)    74-79
RH % (24h trend)      31-36 (-2)   95-100 (+1)  30-35
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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)    3900                      3500
Transport wnd (mph)   W  6                      NE  5
Dispersion            12 Poor                   7 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 40s to lower 50s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 40s to mid 50s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. Southeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to mid 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the 50s to upper 60s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in
the mid 30s. Highs in the mid 40s to upper 50s. West winds up to
10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-201530-
East Tennessee District West-
1026 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Temp (24h trend)      70-75 (+3)   41-46 (+1)   74-79
RH % (24h trend)      31-36 (-6)   95-100 (+1)  32-37
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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)    3600                      3200
Transport wnd (mph)   W  3                      E  5
Dispersion            8 Poor                    7 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s.
Light winds becoming southeast less than 10 mph after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 70s. South winds less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s to mid
50s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 60s to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to mid 70s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the 50s. West winds up to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-201530-
Cumberland District South-
1026 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017 /926 AM CDT Thu Oct 19 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Temp (24h trend)      70-75 (+2)   41-46 (+2)   74-79
RH % (24h trend)      29-34 (-4)   95-100 (+5)  30-35
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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)    3200                      2800
Transport wnd (mph)   NE  3                     NE  5
Dispersion            6 Very poor               6 Very poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s.
East winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. Southeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the 70s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Southwest winds up to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 30s. Highs in the 50s to lower 60s. West winds up to
10 mph.

$$



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