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
307 PM EDT Sun Sep 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will remain across the Tennessee
Valley and southern Appalachians through mid-week producing dry
conditions and warm temperatures.

VAZ001-002-005-006-008-182015-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
307 PM EDT Sun Sep 17 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      55-60 (0)    77-82 (+1)   56-61        77-82
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+5)  42-47 (-5)   95-100       52-57
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            2
LASI                               3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7100                      5900
Transport wnd (mph)                N  5                      NW  8
Dispersion                         19 Gen poor               29 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  5        NW  5

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-182015-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
307 PM EDT Sun Sep 17 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      55-60 (+1)   72-77 (-2)   54-59        73-78
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+6)  47-52 (-2)   95-100       52-57
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            20           0            20
Precip duration                    1                         1
Precip begin                       8 AM                      8 AM
Precip end                         8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.02         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            2            1            2
LASI                               3                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7000                      5900
Transport wnd (mph)                N  5                      NW 10
Dispersion                         17 Gen poor               28 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   W  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  5

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
West winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Northwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. North winds less than 10 mph shifting to the east after
midnight.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Southeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower
80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s to lower 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-182015-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
307 PM EDT Sun Sep 17 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      55-60 (0)    72-77 (-3)   54-59        73-78
RH % (24h trend)      92-97 (+7)   48-53 (-2)   94-99        49-54
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 6800                      5900
Transport wnd (mph)                N  6                      NW  9
Dispersion                         18 Gen poor               22 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   W  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  6         NE  5        NW  5

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. Northwest winds less than
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s to mid
60s. North winds less than 10 mph shifting to the southeast after
midnight.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 60s to mid 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 60s to lower 80s. East winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to lower 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-182015-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
307 PM EDT Sun Sep 17 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      56-61 (0)    77-82 (-2)   56-61        77-82
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+5)  46-51 (+1)   95-100       49-54
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 6500                      5500
Transport wnd (mph)                N  6                      NW  8
Dispersion                         23 Fair                   24 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  5

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows near 60. North winds less
than 10 mph shifting to the south after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph shifting to the northwest early in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s to mid
60s. North winds less than 10 mph shifting to the east after
midnight.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Southeast winds less than
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Southeast
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s to lower 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-182015-
Nantahala National Forest-
307 PM EDT Sun Sep 17 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

CLOUD COVER           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      54-59 (0)    77-82 (-1)   55-60        77-82
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+2)  48-53 (+3)   95-100       50-55
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 7300                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  5                      NW  9
DISPERSION                         18 Gen poor               30 Fair
MAX LVORI                          5                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  5

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows near 60. North winds less
than 10 mph shifting to the east after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows near 60. Northeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. East winds
less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s
to lower 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-182015-
East Tennessee District East-
307 PM EDT Sun Sep 17 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      56-61 (0)    79-84 (-1)   57-62        79-84
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+6)  42-47 (-2)   95-100       50-55
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            2
LASI                               3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 6300                      5300
Transport wnd (mph)                N  5                      NW  8
Dispersion                         18 Gen poor               26 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-182015-
East Tennessee District West-
307 PM EDT Sun Sep 17 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      59-64 (+1)   80-85 (0)    58-63        80-85
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+5)  44-49 (-1)   95-100       50-55
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            2
LASI                               3                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5600                      5000
Transport wnd (mph)                N  3                      NW  7
Dispersion                         14 Gen poor               24 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-182015-
Cumberland District South-
307 PM EDT Sun Sep 17 2017 /207 PM CDT Sun Sep 17 2017/

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      60-65 (+1)   81-86 (-1)   59-64        80-85
RH % (24h trend)      92-97 (+3)   43-48 (-1)   95-100       51-56
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5400                      5100
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  5                     N  7
Dispersion                         19 Gen poor               22 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 60s. Light winds
becoming south less than 10 mph after midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 60s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s. Southeast
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. East winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid
70s to lower 80s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$



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