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000 FNUS54 KMRX 182026 FWFMRX Fire Weather Planning Forecast for East Tennessee...Southwest Virginia...and Extreme Southwest North Carolina National Weather Service Morristown TN 326 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 .DISCUSSION... Breezy conditions and rain will be likely tonight ahead of a cold front. Drier weather returns on Sunday and Monday with below normal temperatures expected. VAZ001-002-005-006-008-192130- Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6- 326 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 Tonight Sun Sun Night Mon Cloud cover MCldy PCldy PCldy MClear Temp (24h trend) 33-38 (-6) 37-42 (-21) 20-25 47-52 RH % (24h trend) 91-96 (+17) 55-60 (+12) 83-88 29-34 20ft Wind-AM(mph) NW 11 G25 LGT/VAR 20ft Wind-PM(mph) SW 18 G44 W 11 G24 W 8 G21 LGT/VAR Precip type tstms NONE NONE NONE Chance precip (%) 90 0 0 0 Precip duration 5 Precip begin 7 PM Precip end Continuing Precip amount 0.51 0.00 0.00 0.00 LAL 2 1 1 1 LASI/Haines 3 4 Mixing hgt(ft-MSL) 4500 3300 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)* 2400 1300 Transport wnd (mph) W 18 SW 10 Dispersion 39 Fair 11 Poor 33ft wind-AM(mph) NW 14 G25 SW 6 33ft wind-PM(mph) SW 23 G44 W 14 G24 W 10 G21 S 5 Remarks...None. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 20s to mid 30s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the 30s. West winds less than 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s 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. West 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. .SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the 40s to upper 50s. West winds up to 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. $$ TNZ018-041-043-045-047-192130- Northern Cherokee National Forest- 326 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 Tonight Sun Sun Night Mon Cloud cover MCldy PCldy PCldy MClear Temp (24h trend) 31-36 (-7) 35-40 (-25) 20-25 46-51 RH % (24h trend) 90-95 (+13) 57-62 (+14) 79-84 30-35 20ft Wind-AM(mph) NW 14 G36 W 5 20ft Wind-PM(mph) SW 19 G48 NW 14 G31 NW 11 G29 LGT/VAR Precip type tstms snow/rain NONE NONE Chance precip (%) 90 20 0 0 Precip duration 5 1 Precip begin 7 PM Continuing Precip end Continuing 1 PM Precip amount 0.55 0.01 0.00 0.00 LAL 2 1 1 1 LASI/Haines 3 5 Mixing hgt(ft-MSL) 4900 3400 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)* 2100 600 Transport wnd (mph) NW 24 W 10 Dispersion 42 Gen good 5 Very poor 33ft wind-AM(mph) NW 18 G36 W 7 33ft wind-PM(mph) SW 24 G48 NW 18 G31 NW 14 G29 W 6 Remarks...None. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 20s to mid 30s. South winds up to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s to mid 50s. South winds up to 10 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. North winds less than 10 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the 40s to upper 50s. West winds up to 10 mph. *The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide. For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed. $$ TNZ072-074-192130- Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park- 326 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 Tonight Sun Sun Night Mon Cloud cover MCldy PCldy MClear MClear Temp (24h trend) 30-35 (-8) 36-41 (-21) 21-26 47-52 RH % (24h trend) 95-100 (+10) 55-60 (+2) 79-84 29-34 20ft Wind-AM(mph) NW 10 G27 W 5 20ft Wind-PM(mph) SW 24 G64 NW 10 G26 NW 9 G26 W 5 Precip type snow/rain snow NONE NONE Chance precip (%) 90 20 0 0 Precip duration 5 1 Precip begin 7 PM Continuing Precip end Continuing 10 AM Precip amount 0.89 0.01 0.00 0.00 LAL 2 1 1 1 LASI/Haines 3 5 Mixing hgt(ft-MSL) 5300 3500 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)* 2200 500 Transport wnd (mph) NW 18 W 12 Dispersion 33 Fair 4 Very poor 33ft wind-AM(mph) NW 13 G27 W 7 33ft wind-PM(mph) SW 30 G64 NW 14 G26 NW 11 G26 W 6 Remarks...None. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s to mid 30s. South winds up to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s to upper 50s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 40s to lower 60s. West winds up to 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. $$ TNZ087-102-192130- Southern Cherokee National Forest- 326 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 Tonight Sun Sun Night Mon Cloud cover MCldy PCldy MClear MClear Temp (24h trend) 33-38 (-9) 40-45 (-19) 23-28 52-57 RH % (24h trend) 90-95 (+6) 47-52 (-6) 79-84 27-32 20ft Wind-AM(mph) NW 10 G23 LGT/VAR 20ft Wind-PM(mph) SW 19 G47 NW 10 G22 N 8 G21 LGT/VAR Precip type tstms NONE NONE NONE Chance precip (%) 90 0 0 0 Precip duration 5 Precip begin 7 PM Precip end 7 AM Precip amount 0.60 0.00 0.00 0.00 LAL 2 1 1 1 LASI/Haines 3 5 Mixing hgt(ft-MSL) 4800 3200 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)* 2700 1100 Transport wnd (mph) NW 17 NW 9 Dispersion 41 Gen good 9 Poor 33ft wind-AM(mph) NW 12 G23 NE 5 33ft wind-PM(mph) SW 23 G47 NW 12 G22 N 10 G21 SW 5 Remarks...None. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 40s to upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid to upper 30s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph shifting to the northwest after midnight. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s. North winds less than 10 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. North winds less than 10 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the 50s to lower 60s. West winds up to 10 mph. *The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide. For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed. $$ NCZ060-061-192130- Nantahala National Forest- 326 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 Tonight Sun Sun Night Mon CLOUD COVER MCldy MClear MClear MClear TEMP (24H TREND) 33-38 (-4) 41-46 (-17) 22-27 52-57 RH % (24H TREND) 92-97 (+1) 44-49 (-20) 76-81 26-31 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) NW 11 G27 LGT/VAR 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) SW 17 G41 NW 11 G25 N 8 G23 LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE tstms NONE NONE NONE CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 0 0 0 PRECIP DURATION 4 PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM PRECIP END 4 AM PRECIP AMOUNT 0.54 0.00 0.00 0.00 LAL 2 1 1 1 LASI/Haines 3 5 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 5100 3400 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)* 2800 1200 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 20 NW 10 DISPERSION 49 Gen good 10 Poor MAX LVORI 4 4 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) NW 14 G27 NE 5 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SW 22 G41 NW 14 G25 N 10 G23 S 5 Remarks...None. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the 50s. South winds less than 10 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph shifting to the northwest after midnight. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 40s to mid 50s. North winds less than 10 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the 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. $$ TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-192130- East Tennessee District East- 326 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 Tonight Sun Sun Night Mon Cloud cover MCldy PCldy MClear MClear Temp (24h trend) 35-40 (-4) 40-45 (-22) 22-27 49-54 RH % (24h trend) 88-93 (+9) 51-56 (+4) 82-87 30-35 20ft Wind-AM(mph) W 11 G25 LGT/VAR 20ft Wind-PM(mph) SW 19 G44 W 11 G25 W 7 G19 LGT/VAR Precip type tstms NONE NONE NONE Chance precip (%) 90 0 0 0 Precip duration 5 Precip begin 7 PM Precip end 7 AM Precip amount 0.57 0.00 0.00 0.00 LAL 2 1 1 1 LASI/Haines 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-MSL) 4300 3000 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)* 2800 1500 Transport wnd (mph) W 18 SW 8 Dispersion 45 Gen good 10 Poor 33ft wind-AM(mph) W 14 G25 LGT/VAR 33ft wind-PM(mph) SW 24 G44 W 14 G25 W 8 G19 LGT/VAR Remarks...None. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 50s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s. West winds less than 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph. .THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. Light winds. .FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 40s to lower 60s. West winds less than 10 mph. *The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide. For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed. $$ TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-192130- East Tennessee District West- 326 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 Tonight Sun Sun Night Mon Cloud cover MCldy PCldy MClear MClear Temp (24h trend) 35-40 (-7) 41-46 (-18) 23-28 50-55 RH % (24h trend) 89-94 (+9) 48-53 (-8) 84-89 30-35 20ft Wind-AM(mph) NW 8 G20 LGT/VAR 20ft Wind-PM(mph) W 20 G46 NW 8 G20 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR Precip type tstms NONE NONE NONE Chance precip (%) 100 0 0 0 Precip duration 3 Precip begin 7 PM Precip end 4 AM Precip amount 0.48 0.00 0.00 0.00 LAL 2 1 1 1 LASI/Haines 3 4 Mixing hgt(ft-MSL) 4200 2900 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)* 2900 1600 Transport wnd (mph) NW 16 S 9 Dispersion 39 Fair 13 Gen poor 33ft wind-AM(mph) NW 10 G20 LGT/VAR 33ft wind-PM(mph) W 25 G46 NW 11 G20 NW 6 G17 LGT/VAR Remarks...None. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower to mid 30s. South winds less than 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 50s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. North winds less than 10 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the 40s to lower 50s. Light winds. .FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the 40s to mid 50s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 40. Highs in the 50s to lower 60s. West winds up to 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. $$ TNZ077-079>085-097>101-192130- Cumberland District South- 326 PM EST Sat Nov 18 2017 /226 PM CST Sat Nov 18 2017/ Tonight Sun Sun Night Mon Cloud cover MCldy MClear MClear MClear Temp (24h trend) 34-39 (-10) 42-47 (-18) 24-29 53-58 RH % (24h trend) 90-95 (+7) 43-48 (-13) 81-86 29-34 20ft Wind-AM(mph) NW 9 G21 LGT/VAR 20ft Wind-PM(mph) W 20 G48 NW 9 G21 N 5 G17 LGT/VAR Precip type tstms NONE NONE NONE Chance precip (%) 100 0 0 0 Precip duration 3 Precip begin 7 PM Precip end 4 AM Precip amount 0.33 0.00 0.00 0.00 LAL 2 1 1 1 LASI/Haines 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-MSL) 4100 2900 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)* 2900 1700 Transport wnd (mph) NW 16 E 9 Dispersion 42 Gen good 14 Gen poor 33ft wind-AM(mph) NW 11 G21 LGT/VAR 33ft wind-PM(mph) W 26 G48 NW 11 G21 N 7 G17 LGT/VAR Remarks...None. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 30s. South winds less than 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid to upper 50s. South winds up to 10 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s. West winds less than 10 mph shifting to the northwest after midnight. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 40s to mid 50s. North winds less than 10 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s. North winds less than 10 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the 50s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 50s to lower 60s. West winds less than 10 mph. *The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide. For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed. $$

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