Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS54 KMRX 050759 FWFMRX FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN 359 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015 .DISCUSSION... MOISTURE WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN REGION AS HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO WEAKEN. THIS WILL RESULT IN SCATTERED AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE WEEKEND. TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO NEAR SEASONAL NORMALS ON SUNDAY AS INCREASED CLOUD COVER WILL ACT TO SUPPRESS AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES A FEW DEGREES. VAZ001-002-005-006-008-060900- JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6- 359 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015 TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 81-86 (-3) 61-66 (0) 80-85 RH % (24H TREND) 46-51 (+2) 93-98 (-2) 47-52 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 20 30 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.10 0.02 0.09 LAL 3 3 3 LASI 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4500 4600 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 8 SE 6 DISPERSION 16 GEN POOR 14 GEN POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR REMARKS...NONE. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS. .TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ018-041-043-045-047-060900- NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST- 359 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015 TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 76-81 (-5) 58-63 (-2) 74-79 RH % (24H TREND) 52-57 (+3) 95-100 (+3) 53-58 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 30 40 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 8 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.18 0.02 0.08 LAL 3 3 3 LASI 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4400 5200 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 8 SE 8 DISPERSION 11 POOR 17 GEN POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 5 LGT/VAR 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR REMARKS...NONE. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS. .TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ072-074-060900- TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK- 359 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015 TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 77-82 (-5) 60-65 (-2) 73-78 RH % (24H TREND) 47-52 (+2) 92-97 (+6) 56-61 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 30 40 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.18 0.02 0.16 LAL 3 3 3 LASI 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4800 5300 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 1 E 5 DISPERSION 3 VERY POOR 7 POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR REMARKS...NONE. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S. LIGHT WINDS. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ087-102-060900- SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST- 359 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015 TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 81-86 (-5) 63-68 (0) 78-83 RH % (24H TREND) 48-53 (+3) 91-96 (+2) 54-59 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 20 40 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.13 0.02 0.14 LAL 3 3 3 LASI 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4200 5000 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 3 E 5 DISPERSION 6 VERY POOR 12 POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR REMARKS...NONE. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ NCZ060-061-060900- NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST- 359 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015 TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 79-84 (-6) 62-67 (+1) 77-82 RH % (24H TREND) 50-55 (+1) 95-100 (+3) 55-60 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 20 50 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.26 0.02 0.16 LAL 3 3 3 LASI 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4200 5200 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 5 SE 6 DISPERSION 7 POOR 14 GEN POOR MAX LVORI 5 5 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR REMARKS...NONE. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-060900- EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST- 359 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015 TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 84-89 (-3) 62-67 (0) 82-87 RH % (24H TREND) 43-48 (+2) 93-98 (0) 46-51 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 20 30 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.13 0.02 0.11 LAL 3 3 3 LASI 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4400 3800 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 8 SE 6 DISPERSION 19 GEN POOR 11 POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR REMARKS...NONE. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. LIGHT WINDS. .TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-060900- EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST- 359 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015 TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 85-90 (-3) 64-69 (0) 82-87 RH % (24H TREND) 41-46 (+2) 90-95 (+1) 49-54 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 20 30 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 8 PM PRECIP AMOUNT 0.06 0.01 0.10 LAL 3 3 3 LASI 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4300 3800 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 5 E 3 DISPERSION 12 POOR 7 POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR REMARKS...NONE. .SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT WINDS. .TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-060900- CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH- 359 AM EDT SAT SEP 5 2015 /259 AM CDT SAT SEP 5 2015/ TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 85-90 (-3) 65-70 (0) 83-88 RH % (24H TREND) 43-48 (+4) 87-92 (-3) 48-53 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 20 30 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 8 PM PRECIP AMOUNT 0.05 0.01 0.06 LAL 3 2 3 LASI 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 3500 3800 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 5 SE 6 DISPERSION 10 POOR 14 GEN POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR REMARKS...NONE. .SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO UPPER 80S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. .MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. .TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$

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