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
233 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
It will continue to be hot through mid week with some
isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms around at times. The
chances of precipitation as well as a break in the temperatures will
increase late in the week as a cold front pushes through the region.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-250745-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
233 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Temp (24h trend)      84-89 (+1)   63-68 (-2)   81-86
RH % (24h trend)      42-47 (-6)   95-100 (+3)  42-47
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  7 G18     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          2 PM
Precip end            8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    7200                      6400
Transport wnd (mph)   W 12                      NW  6
Dispersion            53 Gen good               23 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  6                      LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  9 G18     LGT/VAR      N  5

Remarks...A quick inch or more of rain and brief strong gusty
winds will be possible with any thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower to mid 60s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming
light.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 90s. South
winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 60s. South winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 70s to upper 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. Northwest 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. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. East
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-250745-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
233 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      82-87 (+2)   62-67 (-2)   80-85
RH % (24h trend)      40-45 (-14)  89-94 (+2)   45-50
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     W  6 G15                  LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  7 G18     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      8 AM
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.02
LAL                   2            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    7000                      6700
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10                     NW  8
Dispersion            39 Fair                   27 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  8 G15                  LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  9 G18     LGT/VAR      NW  5

Remarks...A quick inch or more of rain and brief strong gusty
winds will be possible with any thunderstorms.

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

$$

TNZ072-074-250745-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
233 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      82-87 (+2)   62-67 (-1)   79-84
RH % (24h trend)      44-49 (-13)  92-97 (+2)   47-52
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
Precip amount         0.02         0.01         0.04
LAL                   2            2            3
LASI                  5                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6600                      6800
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  7                     N  7
Dispersion            21 Fair                   24 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      N  5

Remarks...A quick inch or more of rain and brief strong gusty
winds will be possible with any thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to upper 60s. Northeast winds less
than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to 80s. Light winds becoming northwest less than
10 mph early in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s to lower 70s. Light winds
becoming south less than 10 mph after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 60s to upper 80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. West
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. East
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-250745-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
233 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      86-91 (+2)   63-68 (-1)   83-88
RH % (24h trend)      45-50 (-12)  95-100 (+7)  49-54
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
Precip amount         0.03         0.01         0.05
LAL                   3            2            3
LASI                  5                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5500                      6100
Transport wnd (mph)   W  6                      N  6
Dispersion            17 Gen poor               20 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      N  5

Remarks...A quick inch or more of rain and brief strong gusty
winds will be possible with any thunderstorms.

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

$$

NCZ060-061-250745-
Nantahala National Forest-
233 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      86-91 (+2)   61-66 (-3)   83-88
RH % (24H TREND)      48-53 (-11)  95-100 (+4)  51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           tstms        tstms        tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           20           30
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         Continuing   8 AM
PRECIP END            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.01         0.06
LAL                   3            2            3
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6700                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  7                     N  6
DISPERSION            25 Fair                   20 Gen poor
MAX LVORI             5                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...A quick inch or more of rain and brief strong gusty
winds will be possible with any thunderstorms.

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

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-250745-
East Tennessee District East-
233 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      87-92 (+3)   64-69 (-1)   84-89
RH % (24h trend)      40-45 (-13)  95-100 (+3)  43-48
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  7 G18     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            10
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      8 AM
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.01
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6600                      6400
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      NW  7
Dispersion            39 Fair                   29 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  6                      LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  9 G18     LGT/VAR      NW  5

Remarks...A quick inch or more of rain and brief strong gusty
winds will be possible with any thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 60s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s to lower 90s. Light winds
becoming southwest less than 10 mph early in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s.
Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 70s to lower 90s. 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. Northwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s.
Light winds.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-250745-
East Tennessee District West-
233 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      87-92 (+2)   67-72 (+2)   85-90
RH % (24h trend)      41-46 (-12)  90-95 (0)    45-50
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      8 AM
Precip end            8 PM                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.02
LAL                   2            1            3
LASI                  5                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6500                      6500
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      N  7
Dispersion            30 Fair                   30 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      N  5

Remarks...A quick inch or more of rain and brief strong gusty
winds will be possible with any thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming
light.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the 80s to lower 90s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows near 70. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 80s to lower 90s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Northwest
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. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s to upper
80s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-250745-
Cumberland District South-
233 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017 /133 AM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      87-92 (0)    68-73 (+1)   85-90
RH % (24h trend)      45-50 (-9)   93-98 (+6)   51-56
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
Precip amount         0.03         0.01         0.05
LAL                   3            2            3
LASI                  5                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4800                      5500
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  6                     N  3
Dispersion            17 Gen poor               13 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      N  5

Remarks...A quick inch or more of rain and brief strong gusty
winds will be possible with any thunderstorms.

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

$$



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