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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for East Tennessee...UPDATED
Virginia...and Extreme Southwest North Carolina
National Weather Service Morristown TN
1018 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Sunday will be warm and humid with the chances of
showers and thunderstorms increasing through the afternoon and
evening.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-240330-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
1018 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      68-73 (+2)   84-89 (-4)   65-70        81-86
RH % (24h trend)      93-98 (+6)   50-55 (+4)   95-100       54-59
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  SW  6 G19                 SW  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW  5 G15    SW  8 G21    S  6 G22     SW  5
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           60           60           30
Precip duration       1            2            2            1
Precip begin          8 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip amount         0.13         0.38         0.31         0.12
LAL                   3            4            4            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5000                      4400
Transport wnd (mph)                SW 16                     SW  7
Dispersion                         43 Gen good               13 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  SW  8 G19                 SW  7
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  7 G15    SW 10 G21    S  8 G22     SW  6

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid to upper 60s. West winds less than
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to 80s. West winds less than 10 mph shifting to
the north early in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to 80s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s.
Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s to
mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-240330-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
1018 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      66-71 (+2)   83-88 (-2)   64-69        78-83
RH % (24h trend)      90-95 (+4)   46-51 (-2)   94-99        55-60
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  W  7 G19                  W  6
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W  8 G21     NW  8 G22    W  5
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     40           60           60           40
Precip duration       1            2            2            1
Precip begin          8 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip amount         0.10         0.25         0.20         0.17
LAL                   3            4            4            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5400                      5000
Transport wnd (mph)                W 15                      W  8
Dispersion                         35 Fair                   14 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  W  9 G19                  W  7
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        W 11 G21     NW 10 G22    W  7

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TNZ072-074-240330-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
1018 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Temp (24h trend)      65-70 (+1)   82-87 (0)    64-69        77-82
RH % (24h trend)      87-92 (+3)   45-50 (-7)   91-96        58-63
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  W  7 G16                  SW  6 G15
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        W  8 G19     W  9 G24     W  7 G15
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           50           70           40
Precip duration       1            1            2            1
Precip begin          8 PM         11 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            8 AM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip amount         0.04         0.21         0.42         0.23
LAL                   3            3            4            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5900                      5100
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      W 10
Dispersion                         35 Fair                   16 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  W  9                      SW  7 G15
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  7        W 10 G19     W 11 G24     W  9

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TNZ087-102-240330-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
1018 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Temp (24h trend)      66-71 (+1)   86-91 (+1)   66-71        80-85
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+6)  50-55 (-4)   95-100       60-65
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  SW  6                     SW  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W  7 G16     W  6 G18     W  8 G15
Precip type           NONE         tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            40           50           40
Precip duration                    1            1            1
Precip begin                       2 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.15         0.36         0.19
LAL                   1            3            3            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5800                      4600
Transport wnd (mph)                W 13                      W  9
Dispersion                         39 Fair                   18 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  SW  7                     SW  6
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        W  8 G16     W  8 G18     W  9

Remarks...None.

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

$$

NCZ060-061-240330-
Nantahala National Forest-
1018 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (+2)   85-90 (+1)   66-71        80-85
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+3)  50-55 (-7)   95-100       62-67
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  5         W  6 G15     W  6
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           50           50           40
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         2 PM         Continuing   Continuing
PRECIP END            12 AM        Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.16         0.27         0.20
LAL                   2            3            3            3
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5800                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      W  8
DISPERSION                         34 Fair                   18 Gen poor
MAX LVORI                          4                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  W  6                      S  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  7         W  8 G15     W  8

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s. Northwest winds less
than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. Northwest winds less than
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to 80s. West
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. West winds
less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-240330-
East Tennessee District East-
1018 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      68-73 (+2)   87-92 (-2)   67-72        83-88
RH % (24h trend)      93-98 (+4)   46-51 (+1)   95-100       52-57
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  SW  7 G21                 SW  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W  9 G22     W  7 G20     SW  6
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           60           60           30
Precip duration       1            2            2            1
Precip begin          8 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip amount         0.08         0.26         0.33         0.17
LAL                   3            4            4            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5300                      4400
Transport wnd (mph)                SW 17                     W  6
Dispersion                         55 Gen good               16 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  SW  9 G21                 SW  6
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        W 11 G22     W  9 G20     SW  7

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. West winds less than 10 mph
shifting to the north early in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 70s to
upper 80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the upper
60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-240330-
East Tennessee District West-
1018 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      70-75 (+1)   88-93 (-1)   68-73        83-88
RH % (24h trend)      92-97 (+5)   48-53 (+1)   94-99        55-60
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  SW  7 G18                 SW  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        W  7 G18     SW  6 G19    SW  6 G15
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     10           60           60           40
Precip duration       1            2            2            1
Precip begin          12 AM        Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip amount         0.01         0.24         0.45         0.15
LAL                   1            4            4            3
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5500                      4200
Transport wnd (mph)                SW 15                     SW  8
Dispersion                         55 Gen good               19 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  SW  9 G18                 SW  7
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  6        W  9 G18     SW  8 G19    SW  7 G15

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s to mid 70s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 70s to lower 90s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 70s to lower
90s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the upper
60s. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-240330-
Cumberland District South-
1018 PM EDT Sat Jul 22 2017 /918 PM CDT Sat Jul 22 2017/

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Temp (24h trend)      71-76 (+1)   88-93 (-1)   69-74        83-88
RH % (24h trend)      91-96 (+4)   49-54 (+1)   95-100       60-65
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  SW  6                     SW  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      SW  7 G18    W  7 G20     SW  8 G16
Precip type           NONE         tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            30           50           50
Precip duration                    1            1            1
Precip begin                       2 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.13         0.37         0.20
LAL                   1            3            3            3
LASI                               4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5800                      4300
Transport wnd (mph)                SW 13                     SW  8
Dispersion                         50 Gen good               23 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  SW  7                     SW  6
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        SW  9 G18    W  9 G20     SW  9

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. West winds less than
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 80s to lower 90s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the 80s to lower
90s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the 80s. West winds less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 80s. North winds up to 10 mph.

$$



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