Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
300 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL KEEP THE POSSIBILITY OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE FORECAST THROUGH THURSDAY. THE COLD
FRONT MOVES SOUTHEAST OF THE APPALACHIANS BY THURSDAY EVENING...
FOLLOWED BY DRIER AND SLIGHTLY COOLER AIR INTO THE FIRST PART OF THE
WEEKEND.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-242000-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
300 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (-1)   75-80 (-5)   56-61        78-83
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+3)  63-68 (+3)   95-100       40-45
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           60           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       5            2
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.26         0.21         0.00         0.00
LAL                   5            4            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5800                      7000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      SW  7
DISPERSION                         36 FAIR                   32 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      N  5         LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
70S TO UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
70S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-242000-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
300 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (+1)   74-79 (-2)   54-59        76-81
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+1)  60-65 (-6)   95-100       41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           60           20           0
PRECIP DURATION       3            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.16         0.23         0.01         0.00
LAL                   4            4            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6400                      8100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 13                      SW  7
DISPERSION                         39 FAIR                   30 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         NW  7        N  5         LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. WEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
70S TO MID 80S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-242000-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
300 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (+1)   74-79 (-2)   56-61        74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+4)  56-61 (-8)   95-100       45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SW  6                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           60           20           0
PRECIP DURATION       3            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.29         0.36         0.01         0.00
LAL                   4            4            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6000                      7500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      W  6
DISPERSION                         28 FAIR                   22 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SW  8 G17                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  8 G16     NW  5        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 80S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-242000-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
300 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-70 (+2)   79-84 (-4)   60-65        81-86
RH % (24H TREND)      90-95 (-1)   57-62 (+3)   95-100       44-49
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SW  6                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  6        LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           60           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.29         0.31         0.00         0.00
LAL                   4            4            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5700                      7300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 10                      SW  7
DISPERSION                         32 FAIR                   32 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SW  8 G15                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SW  8        LGT/VAR      SW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-242000-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
300 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-70 (+3)   78-83 (-4)   60-65        81-86
RH % (24H TREND)      87-92 (-5)   56-61 (+2)   95-100       43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           60           20           0
PRECIP DURATION       1            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.20         0.30         0.01         0.00
LAL                   3            4            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6500                      8200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      SW  8
DISPERSION                         43 GEN GOOD               44 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI                          4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  SW  6 G15                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  8 G15     LGT/VAR      SW  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-242000-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
300 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (0)    78-83 (-4)   57-62        80-85
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+2)  58-63 (-1)   95-100       38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           60           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.29         0.28         0.00         0.00
LAL                   5            4            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5500                      6900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 13                      SW  7
DISPERSION                         43 GEN GOOD               31 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S.
WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE
70S TO UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. WEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-242000-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
300 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-70 (-1)   79-84 (-3)   59-64        81-86
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+3)  55-60 (-4)   95-100       38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  W  5                      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           50           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.48         0.19         0.00         0.00
LAL                   5            4            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5300                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 10                     SW  5
DISPERSION                         36 FAIR                   20 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  W  6                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  6         N  5         LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. WEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO
LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
MID 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-242000-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
300 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-71 (0)    82-87 (-4)   60-65        82-87
RH % (24H TREND)      93-98 (-1)   53-58 (+2)   95-100       38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  W  6                      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           50           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.38         0.12         0.00         0.00
LAL                   4            4            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5500                      6000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 10                     SW  5
DISPERSION                         40 FAIR                   20 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  W  8 G16                  LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      W  7         NW  5        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S
TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 80S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO MID 80S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$



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