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
311 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
The remnants of Cindy will move northeast across Kentucky this evening.
In advance of this system, increasing gusty winds, heavy tropical rainfall
and isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible through tonight.
The area begins to dry out over the weekend as Cindy continues to move off
the U.S. East Coast.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-240815-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
311 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      78-83 (+9)   64-69 (+1)   74-79
RH % (24h trend)      55-60 (-14)  95-100 (+1)  53-58
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     SW  9 G23                 W  8 G19
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW 11 G28    S 12 G31     W  7 G18
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     60           90           30
Precip duration       1            5            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   5 PM
Precip amount         0.13         0.75         0.03
LAL                   3            3            2
LASI                  3                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5800                      5600
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 30                     W 14
Dispersion            96 Good                   42 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)     SW 12 G23                 W 10 G19
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW 15 G28    S 16 G31     W  9 G18

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s.
Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s.
Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. West winds less
than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Northwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 60s to mid 70s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
mid 60s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-240815-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
311 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Temp (24h trend)      77-82 (+8)   63-68 (+1)   71-76
RH % (24h trend)      48-53 (-20)  95-100 (+3)  58-63
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     SW  8 G21                 W 10 G25
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW 12 G32    S 16 G38     W  9 G21
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     40           90           40
Precip duration       1            4            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   8 PM
Precip amount         0.03         0.55         0.09
LAL                   3            3            2
LASI                  4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6800                      5700
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 26                     W 16
Dispersion            96 Good                   40 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     SW 10 G21                 W 12 G25
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW 15 G32    S 20 G38     W 11 G21

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Northwest winds
up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. Northwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Northwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 50s
to upper 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-240815-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
311 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Temp (24h trend)      77-82 (+6)   62-67 (-1)   70-75
RH % (24h trend)      51-56 (-15)  95-100 (+5)  67-72
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     SW 13 G35                 W  8 G20
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW 18 G50    SW 20 G52    W  6 G15
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     50           90           50
Precip duration       1            5            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   8 PM
Precip amount         0.07         0.85         0.10
LAL                   3            3            2
LASI                  4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6700                      5500
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 36                     W 12
Dispersion            107 Very good             23 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     SW 17 G35                 W 10 G20
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW 23 G50    SW 24 G52    W  8 G15

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 60s to lower 80s. Northwest
winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 40s to upper 50s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 50s to upper 70s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 50s
to upper 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
60s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the 60s to mid 80s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-240815-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
311 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Temp (24h trend)      81-86 (+8)   65-70 (0)    74-79
RH % (24h trend)      51-56 (-17)  95-100 (+5)  67-72
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S 11 G27                  W  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S 17 G42     SW 15 G42    NW  5
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     60           90           40
Precip duration       2            7            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   8 PM
Precip amount         0.12         0.75         0.12
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5800                      5100
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 32                     W  8
Dispersion            102 Very good             20 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     S 14 G27                  W  7
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S 21 G42     SW 18 G42    NW  6

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. North
winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. Northeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to
70s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 60s
to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to
mid 80s. South winds up to 10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-240815-
Nantahala National Forest-
311 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      81-86 (+10)  65-70 (+1)   74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      52-57 (-20)  95-100 (+1)  67-72
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 10 G24                  W  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S 15 G38     SW 15 G39    NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        tstms        tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           90           50
PRECIP DURATION       2            5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
PRECIP END            Continuing   Continuing   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.60         0.15
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 29                     W  8
DISPERSION            95 Good                   21 Fair
MAX LVORI             4                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 13 G24                  W  7
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S 19 G38     SW 19 G39    NW  7

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows near 60. Northeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s.
South winds up to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-240815-
East Tennessee District East-
311 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      82-87 (+9)   66-71 (+1)   77-82
RH % (24h trend)      48-53 (-20)  95-100 (+3)  52-57
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     SW  6 G17                 W  8 G17
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW 12 G29    SW 14 G33    W  8 G16
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     50           90           40
Precip duration       1            5            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   5 PM
Precip amount         0.09         0.66         0.06
LAL                   2            3            2
LASI                  3                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5500                      5100
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 26                     W 13
Dispersion            93 Good                   39 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     SW  7 G17                 W 10 G17
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW 15 G29    SW 17 G33    W  9 G16

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s. West
winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 60s to upper 70s. West
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s to lower 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s to
mid 80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-240815-
East Tennessee District West-
311 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      80-85 (+5)   66-71 (0)    77-82
RH % (24h trend)      54-59 (-16)  95-100 (+5)  50-55
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S  9 G26                  W  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S 15 G35     SW 15 G36    W  6
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     60           80           40
Precip duration       2            5            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   5 PM
Precip amount         0.22         0.68         0.04
LAL                   3            3            2
LASI                  3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5100                      4800
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 30                     W  9
Dispersion            101 Very good             30 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     S 12 G26                  W  7
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S 19 G35     SW 18 G36    W  8

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Northwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to
upper 70s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the 70s to
lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid
80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-240815-
Cumberland District South-
311 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017 /211 AM CDT Fri Jun 23 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Temp (24h trend)      80-85 (+9)   68-73 (+1)   77-82
RH % (24h trend)      58-63 (-16)  95-100 (+2)  51-56
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S 11 G28                  W  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S 17 G37     SW 14 G36    NW  6 G17
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     70           80           40
Precip duration       2            5            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   5 PM
Precip amount         0.36         0.57         0.07
LAL                   3            3            2
LASI                  3                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5000                      4900
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 31                     NW  8
Dispersion            102 Very good             25 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     S 14 G28                  W  7
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S 21 G37     SW 18 G36    NW  8 G17

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s.
North winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s
to lower 80s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 70s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s to mid
80s. South winds less than 10 mph.

$$



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