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

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
688
FNUS54 KMRX 180810
FWFMRX

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for East Tennessee...Southwest
Virginia...and Extreme Southwest North Carolina
National Weather Service Morristown TN
310 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...
It will be breezy and mild today ahead of a cold front.
Rain will be likely along the cold front this evening. Colder and
drier air filters in behind the front Sunday through early next week.



VAZ001-002-005-006-008-190915-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
310 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Temp (24h trend)      61-66 (+5)   33-38 (-6)   39-44
RH % (24h trend)      38-43 (+6)   95-100 (+21) 50-55
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S 12 G36                  NW 12 G27
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S 20 G44     SW 19 G43    NW 11 G25
Precip type           showers      tstms        showers
Chance precip (%)     30           100          30
Precip duration       1            5            1
Precip begin          4 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   1 PM
Precip amount         0.03         0.59         0.01
LAL                   1            2            1
LASI/Haines           3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    3700                      4400
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   1700                      2300
Transport wnd (mph)   S 23                      NW 21
Dispersion            32 Fair                   40 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     S 16 G36                  NW 15 G27
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S 25 G44     SW 24 G43    NW 14 G25

Remarks...None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 20s. West winds up to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. South winds less
than 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s to mid 30s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 40s to upper 50s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
40s to lower 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
upper 30s to lower 50s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the 40s
to lower 50s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-190915-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
310 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Temp (24h trend)      59-64 (+4)   31-36 (-7)   37-42
RH % (24h trend)      42-47 (+11)  95-100 (+18) 51-56
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S 13 G36                  NW 16 G37
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S 19 G43     SW 19 G45    NW 14 G33
Precip type           NONE         tstms        showers
Chance precip (%)     0            100          40
Precip duration                    4            1
Precip begin                       Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   1 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.61         0.02
LAL                   1            2            1
LASI/Haines           4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    3800                      4300
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   1100                      1600
Transport wnd (mph)   S 21                      NW 26
Dispersion            18 Gen poor               33 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     S 17 G36                  NW 20 G37
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S 23 G43     SW 24 G45    NW 18 G33

Remarks...None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 20s. Northwest winds
5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. South winds
up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 60s. West
winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower
40s to mid 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the 40s to
lower 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the 40s
to mid 50s. West winds less than 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ072-074-190915-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
310 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Temp (24h trend)      58-63 (+1)   30-35 (-8)   37-42
RH % (24h trend)      48-53 (+17)  95-100 (+16) 46-51
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S 20 G54                  NW 11 G31
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW 24 G59    SW 21 G58    NW 11 G27
Precip type           showers      tstms        showers
Chance precip (%)     30           100          30
Precip duration       1            5            1
Precip begin          4 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   1 PM
Precip amount         0.04         0.89         0.02
LAL                   1            2            1
LASI/Haines           3                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    4100                      4900
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   1100                      1900
Transport wnd (mph)   S 30                      NW 20
Dispersion            24 Fair                   29 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     S 26 G54                  NW 14 G31
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW 31 G59    SW 27 G58    NW 13 G27

Remarks...None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 20s to lower 30s.
North winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. South winds
5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 40s to upper 50s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 40s to mid 50s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. Northeast winds less
than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the 40s to
mid 50s. West winds less than 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ087-102-190915-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
310 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      61-66 (0)    34-39 (-8)   43-48
RH % (24h trend)      51-56 (+16)  88-93 (+3)   44-49
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S 16 G41                  NW 11 G26
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S 21 G45     W 19 G44     NW 10 G23
Precip type           showers      tstms        NONE
Chance precip (%)     50           100          0
Precip duration       1            5
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   7 AM
Precip amount         0.04         0.67         0.00
LAL                   1            2            1
LASI/Haines           3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    3000                      4400
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   1000                      2400
Transport wnd (mph)   S 24                      NW 18
Dispersion            19 Gen poor               36 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     S 20 G41                  NW 13 G26
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S 26 G45     W 24 G44     NW 12 G23

Remarks...None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Northeast winds up
to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 40s to upper 50s. East winds less
than 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 30s. Southeast winds up
to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s to lower 60s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
mid 40s to upper 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 40s to mid 50s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
40s to mid 50s. West winds less than 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

NCZ060-061-190915-
Nantahala National Forest-
310 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      60-65 (-1)   35-40 (-2)   44-49
RH % (24H TREND)      56-61 (+22)  85-90 (-8)   42-47
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 13 G34                  NW 13 G32
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S 18 G40     SW 17 G40    NW 11 G27
PRECIP TYPE           showers      tstms        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           100          0
PRECIP DURATION       1            5
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         Continuing
PRECIP END            Continuing   7 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.59         0.00
LAL                   1            2            1
LASI/Haines           2                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3400                      4300
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)*   1200                      2000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 20                      NW 21
DISPERSION            19 Gen poor               34 Fair
MAX LVORI             5                         3
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 16 G34                  NW 16 G32
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S 23 G40     SW 22 G40    NW 14 G27

Remarks...None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 20s to lower 30s. North winds
up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 50s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower to mid 30s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 40s to lower 60s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
40s to upper 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 30s. Highs in the 40s to mid 50s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the 40s
to upper 50s. West winds less than 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-190915-
East Tennessee District East-
310 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      64-69 (+7)   36-41 (-3)   41-46
RH % (24h trend)      43-48 (+8)   90-95 (+8)   48-53
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     SE 10 G32                 NW 12 G26
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW 19 G41    SW 19 G42    W 11 G26
Precip type           showers      tstms        showers
Chance precip (%)     30           100          20
Precip duration       1            5            1
Precip begin          4 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   10 AM
Precip amount         0.03         0.63         0.01
LAL                   1            2            1
LASI/Haines           4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    3400                      4300
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   1900                      2800
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 22                     NW 20
Dispersion            35 Fair                   47 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)     SE 13 G32                 NW 15 G26
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW 24 G41    SW 24 G42    W 14 G26

Remarks...None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 20s. West winds up to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 40s to mid 50s. South winds less
than 10 mph in the morning becoming light.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Southeast
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s to lower 60s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
40s to mid 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the 40s to
lower 50s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
40s to lower 50s. Light winds.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-190915-
East Tennessee District West-
310 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      61-66 (+4)   34-39 (-8)   41-46
RH % (24h trend)      56-61 (+16)  95-100 (+16) 45-50
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S 15 G39                  NW  8 G20
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S 21 G45     W 20 G46     NW  9 G20
Precip type           showers      tstms        NONE
Chance precip (%)     50           100          0
Precip duration       1            5
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing
Precip amount         0.09         0.56         0.00
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI/Haines           2                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    3000                      4200
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   1700                      2900
Transport wnd (mph)   S 26                      NW 16
Dispersion            39 Fair                   40 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     S 19 G39                  NW 11 G20
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S 26 G45     W 25 G46     NW 11 G20

Remarks...None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 20s to lower 30s. Northwest
winds less than 10 mph shifting to the east after midnight.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 40s to upper 50s. Southeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 30s. South winds up to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 50s to lower 60s. West
winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 40s
to upper 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 40s to mid 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the 40s to
mid 50s. West winds less than 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-190915-
Cumberland District South-
310 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 /210 AM CST Sat Nov 18 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MClear
Temp (24h trend)      62-67 (+2)   35-40 (-9)   44-49
RH % (24h trend)      59-64 (+20)  95-100 (+14) 41-46
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     S 15 G41                  NW 10 G23
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S 21 G44     W 20 G44     NW  9 G23
Precip type           showers      tstms        NONE
Chance precip (%)     70           100          0
Precip duration       1            4
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM
Precip amount         0.11         0.44         0.00
LAL                   2            2            1
LASI/Haines           2                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    2500                      4200
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   1300                      3000
Transport wnd (mph)   S 25                      NW 18
Dispersion            29 Fair                   47 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)     S 19 G41                  NW 13 G23
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S 26 G44     W 25 G44     NW 11 G23

Remarks...None.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 20s to lower 30s. Northeast
winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 50s. Light winds becoming southeast
less than 10 mph in the afternoon.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds
up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 50s to lower 60s. West
winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
40s to upper 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the 40s
to mid 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the 40s to
upper 50s. West winds less than 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.