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
306 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL ADVANCE TOWARD THE SOUTHERN
APPALACHIANS ON TUESDAY...OVERSPREADING RAIN INTO THE REGION ON
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. COOLER TEMPERATURES ALSO EXPECTED.



VAZ001-002-005-006-008-282015-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
306 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      34-39 (-2)   60-65 (+5)   42-47        57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      91-96 (+9)   32-37 (-7)   82-87        54-59
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            30           60
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            3
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.08         0.26
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5100                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 10                     SE 13
DISPERSION                         26 FAIR                   26 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  NE  5                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        NE  5        LGT/VAR      NE  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
40S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S TO MID 60S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-282015-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
306 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-38 (-2)   58-63 (+5)   40-45        54-59
RH % (24H TREND)      92-97 (+6)   31-36 (-7)   86-91        56-61
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50           80
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            8
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.19         0.46
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5500                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  8                      SE 15
DISPERSION                         18 GEN POOR               25 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6 G15    LGT/VAR      SE  5        NE  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 30S TO
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S TO MID 60S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-282015-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
306 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      37-42 (0)    57-62 (+2)   42-47        55-60
RH % (24H TREND)      83-88 (-4)   38-43 (0)    88-93        58-63
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   E  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            80           90
PRECIP DURATION                                 5            8
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.36         0.55
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5200                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  7                     E 14
DISPERSION                         13 GEN POOR               18 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  NE  5                     E  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         N  5         SE  5        NE  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S TO UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-282015-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
306 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      39-44 (-2)   62-67 (+3)   46-51        57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      79-84 (-1)   39-44 (+3)   84-89        59-64
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           90           80
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.36         0.37
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5200                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  2                     E 16
DISPERSION                         7 POOR                    43 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 30S TO
UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-282015-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
306 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      38-43 (-3)   62-67 (+2)   45-50        57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      82-87 (+2)   39-44 (+5)   83-88        56-61
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   E  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           90           80
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.37         0.44
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 5700                      5500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  2                      E 18
DISPERSION                         8 POOR                    52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI                          4                         3
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   E  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
30S TO UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-282015-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
306 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      35-40 (-3)   61-66 (+3)   43-48        58-63
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+14) 31-36 (-5)   85-90        54-59
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50           70
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            3
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.19         0.36
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4600                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  9                     SE 14
DISPERSION                         25 FAIR                   33 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  NE  5                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      NE  5        LGT/VAR      NE  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
40S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.THURSDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-282015-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
306 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      39-44 (-1)   63-68 (+3)   46-51        58-63
RH % (24H TREND)      87-92 (+9)   34-39 (-1)   84-89        57-62
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  NE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            60           80
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            8
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.35         0.22
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4500                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 10                     E 13
DISPERSION                         28 FAIR                   32 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  NE  6                     NE  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      NE  5        LGT/VAR      NE  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
40S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-282015-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
306 PM EDT MON APR 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-47 (0)    64-69 (+2)   48-53        58-63
RH % (24H TREND)      78-83 (0)    39-44 (+4)   84-89        60-65
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  NE  6                     NE  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           80           80
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.39         0.16
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4500                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E  9                      E 16
DISPERSION                         27 FAIR                   43 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  NE  7 G15                 NE  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  6         NE  5        LGT/VAR      NE  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
40S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS NEAR 70.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$



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