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
323 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE AREA
THIS MORNING.  WEDNESDAY WILL BE DRY...THEN ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL
AFFECT THE REGION BY THURSDAY.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-280930-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
323 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      31-36 (-6)   15-20 (-5)   35-40
RH % (24H TREND)      44-49 (-24)  72-77 (-19)  33-38
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  6                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        NW  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            4 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5300                      3900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16                     NW  5
DISPERSION            44 GEN GOOD               7 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  8 G18                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G18    NW  6        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 27. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS IN
THE 20S TO LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. COLDER. HIGHS IN
THE 20S TO UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 12. HIGHS IN
THE 20S TO UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-280930-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
323 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      29-34 (-6)   14-19 (-4)   34-39
RH % (24H TREND)      40-45 (-25)  74-79 (-18)  33-38
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  8 G16                 NW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G17    NW  9 G18    LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            4 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5800                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 20                     NW  8
DISPERSION            49 GEN GOOD               9 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW 11 G20                 NW  7 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 12 G22    NW 11 G23    NW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18 TO 27. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS IN
THE 20S TO LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 13. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-280930-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
323 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      30-35 (-4)   15-20 (-4)   36-41
RH % (24H TREND)      56-61 (-17)  80-85 (-15)  32-37
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  7                     NE  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7 G15    NW  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            4 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5600                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 17                     N  7
DISPERSION            34 FAIR                   6 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  8 G18                 NE  6 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G19    NW  7 G17    N  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER TEENS TO LOWER
30S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE 20S TO LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS NEAR
40. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS AROUND 18.
HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-280930-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
323 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      36-41 (-1)   19-24 (-6)   41-46
RH % (24H TREND)      52-57 (-18)  80-85 (-10)  29-34
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            1 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5400                      3600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 18                      N  7
DISPERSION            51 GEN GOOD               9 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  6 G16                 N  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  8         N  6         N  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S TO LOWER 30S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-280930-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
323 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      37-42 (-1)   19-24 (-4)   41-46
RH % (24H TREND)      52-57 (-18)  80-85 (-9)   29-34
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            1 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5200                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 18                     NW  6
DISPERSION            47 GEN GOOD               8 POOR
MAX LVORI             4                         3
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  6                     N  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  8         LGT/VAR      NW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S TO LOWER 30S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-280930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
323 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-38 (-5)   16-21 (-7)   37-42
RH % (24H TREND)      43-48 (-22)  75-80 (-12)  33-38
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7        W  5         LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            4 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5300                      3600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 14                     N  2
DISPERSION            44 GEN GOOD               5 VERY POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  7 G15                 LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G16    W  6         LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 29. SOUTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE 20S TO LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. COLDER.
HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS NEAR 40. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS AROUND 16.
HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-280930-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
323 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      35-40 (-2)   18-23 (-6)   40-45
RH % (24H TREND)      49-54 (-17)  78-83 (-10)  32-37
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            1 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5100                      3300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 13                     E  5
DISPERSION            43 GEN GOOD               8 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  6                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  8 G15    NW  5        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER
30S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 19. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-280930-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
323 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      39-44 (+2)   21-26 (-6)   43-48
RH % (24H TREND)      48-53 (-17)  80-85 (-5)   29-34
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  5                      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  8 G15     N  5         LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            1 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5000                      3100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 15                     NE  6
DISPERSION            50 GEN GOOD               10 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N 10 G19     N  7 G16     LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID
30S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS NEAR 50.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$


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