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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for East Tennessee...Southwest
Virginia...and Extreme Southwest North Carolina
National Weather Service Morristown TN
257 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
...Summer-like Temperatures and low afternoon Relative Humidity is
Expected through the Week...

A ridge of high pressure is expected across the
Tennessee valley and southern Appalachians through the week. This
ridge will produce dry conditions and summer-like temperatures for
today through Friday.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-250800-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
257 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      82-87 (-1)   56-61 (-1)   82-87
RH % (24h trend)      32-37 (-7)   84-89 (-4)   36-41
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5800                      6300
Transport wnd (mph)   E  6                      E  6
Dispersion            18 Gen poor               20 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  5

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows near 60. Northeast winds less
than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows near 60. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s to mid 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s to mid 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-250800-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
257 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      79-84 (+1)   55-60 (0)    78-83
RH % (24h trend)      35-40 (-9)   83-88 (-2)   41-46
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6000                      6300
Transport wnd (mph)   E  6                      NE  6
Dispersion            16 Gen poor               17 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  6

Remarks...None.

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

$$

TNZ072-074-250800-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
257 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      80-85 (+2)   55-60 (0)    76-81
RH % (24h trend)      36-41 (-10)  82-87 (-1)   42-47
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  5
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6400                      6500
Transport wnd (mph)   E  3                      NE  3
Dispersion            10 Poor                   10 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NE  5        E  5         N  6

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 60s to upper 80s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 60s to upper 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to lower 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to 70s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 50s to mid 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-250800-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
257 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      83-88 (+2)   56-61 (+1)   80-85
RH % (24h trend)      37-42 (-11)  92-97 (+2)   42-47
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6000                      6500
Transport wnd (mph)   SE  3                     NE  2
Dispersion            14 Gen poor               9 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     SE  5                     LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows near 60. East winds less than
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 70s to 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
60s to mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 60s
to mid 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-250800-
Nantahala National Forest-
257 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        MClear       MClear
TEMP (24H TREND)      81-86 (+1)   54-59 (+1)   80-85
RH % (24H TREND)      41-46 (-8)   93-98 (0)    41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6300                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  6                      NE  3
DISPERSION            18 Gen poor               11 Poor
MAX LVORI             5                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
East winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. Northwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
70s to mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the 60s to
mid 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-250800-
East Tennessee District East-
257 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      85-90 (+1)   57-62 (-1)   83-88
RH % (24h trend)      33-38 (-7)   85-90 (-3)   34-39
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5700                      6100
Transport wnd (mph)   E  5                      E  5
Dispersion            16 Gen poor               18 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s.
Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s.
North winds less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s.
Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 60s
to mid 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-250800-
East Tennessee District West-
257 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      84-89 (+1)   59-64 (-1)   83-88
RH % (24h trend)      36-41 (-8)   90-95 (0)    38-43
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5700                      6400
Transport wnd (mph)   SE  3                     NE  3
Dispersion            14 Gen poor               14 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower to mid 60s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming
light.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 80s to lower 90s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s to mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
60s to mid 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-250800-
Cumberland District South-
257 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017 /157 AM CDT Sun Sep 24 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      84-89 (+1)   59-64 (-2)   84-89
RH % (24h trend)      40-45 (-6)   95-100 (+8)  40-45
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5400                      6300
Transport wnd (mph)   SE  5                     E  2
Dispersion            18 Gen poor               8 Poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower to mid 60s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 80s to lower 90s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 60s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 80s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s
to mid 80s. North winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 70s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s to mid 70s. North winds less than 10 mph.

$$



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