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
336 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...
THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN REGION WILL REMAIN IN A
RATHER ACTIVE WEATHER PATTERN THIS WEEK.  A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TODAY.  THE WEAKENING FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL
STALL NEAR THE TENNESSEE GEORGIA BORDER AND CONTINUE THE CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-300845-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
336 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      76-81 (+2)   55-60 (-1)   74-79
RH % (24h trend)      45-50 (-13)  95-100 (-2)  44-49
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     W  5                      SW  5 G15
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  7 G15
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            30
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    8 AM
Precip end                                      Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.03
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5200                      8300
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      W 10
Dispersion            28 Fair                   54 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  7                      SW  6 G15
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  7        LGT/VAR      SW  9

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-300845-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
336 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      72-77 (-1)   53-58 (-2)   72-77
RH % (24h trend)      43-48 (-15)  95-100 (0)   41-46
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  6 G15     LGT/VAR      W  6
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            30
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          12 PM                     8 AM
Precip end            Continuing                Continuing
Precip amount         0.05         0.00         0.02
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5400                      7900
Transport wnd (mph)   W 12                      W  8
Dispersion            25 Fair                   36 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  8 G17                  W  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  8 G15     LGT/VAR      W  8

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s. West winds less than
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 60s to lower 80s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. West
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-300845-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
336 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      70-75 (-2)   55-60 (+1)   71-76
RH % (24h trend)      50-55 (-11)  95-100 (+1)  44-49
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      W  6
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     40           20           30
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   12 AM        Continuing
Precip amount         0.12         0.03         0.03
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5400                      8200
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      W  9
Dispersion            21 Fair                   37 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  6                      W  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  7         SW  5        W  8

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s. West winds less than
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 50s to lower 80s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 40s to upper 50s. Northwest winds less
than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 60s to lower 80s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 60s to lower 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds
up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. West
winds up to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-300845-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
336 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      74-79 (-1)   58-63 (+1)   75-80
RH % (24h trend)      55-60 (-6)   95-100 (-1)  46-51
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      W  5
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     60           30           30
Precip duration       2            1            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM         Continuing
Precip amount         0.22         0.04         0.03
LAL                   4            1            3
LASI                  4                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4700                      8200
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      W  8
Dispersion            21 Fair                   39 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      W  6

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows near 60. South winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s. Northwest winds less
than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. South winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. South
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-300845-
Nantahala National Forest-
336 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      75-80 (0)    56-61 (+2)   74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      55-60 (-6)   95-100 (+1)  49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        showers      tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           40           30
PRECIP DURATION       2            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         Continuing   8 AM
PRECIP END            Continuing   4 AM         Continuing
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.26         0.06         0.03
LAL                   4            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4800                      8800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      W 10
DISPERSION            21 Fair                   56 Gen good
MAX LVORI             5                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  5                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  7         LGT/VAR      W  5

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. West winds less
than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph
early in the evening becoming light.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. South winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. South
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. West winds
less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-300845-
East Tennessee District East-
336 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      77-82 (0)    56-61 (-2)   77-82
RH % (24h trend)      47-52 (-10)  95-100 (+1)  41-46
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      W  7
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            30
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          12 PM                     8 AM
Precip end            8 PM                      Continuing
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.02
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4900                      7700
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      W  8
Dispersion            31 Fair                   42 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  5                      SW  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      W  9

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s. West winds less than 10 mph early
in the evening becoming light.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-300845-
East Tennessee District West-
336 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      76-81 (-1)   58-63 (0)    77-82
RH % (24h trend)      49-54 (-11)  95-100 (-2)  44-49
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           0            30
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          8 AM                      8 AM
Precip end            Continuing                Continuing
Precip amount         0.04         0.00         0.03
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4700                      7400
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  9                     W  8
Dispersion            29 Fair                   43 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  6

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s. Southwest winds less
than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s. West winds less than
10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. Southwest winds less
than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-300845-
Cumberland District South-
336 AM EDT Mon May 29 2017 /236 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      76-81 (-1)   59-64 (-1)   77-82
RH % (24h trend)      53-58 (-8)   95-100 (+1)  43-48
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     60           20           30
Precip duration       2            1            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   12 AM        Continuing
Precip amount         0.18         0.02         0.03
LAL                   4            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4400                      7500
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  8                     W  6
Dispersion            23 Fair                   33 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s. Southwest winds less
than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows near 60. Northwest winds less than 10 mph
early in the evening becoming light.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. South winds
less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.

$$



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