Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS54 KMRX 030757 FWFMRX FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN 257 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015 .DISCUSSION... A WARM FRONT DRIFT NORTH ACROSS THE AREA TODAY...THEN A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT. VAZ001-002-005-006-008-040900- JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6- 257 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY TEMP (24H TREND) 51-56 (+10) 45-50 (+15) 52-57 RH % (24H TREND) 66-71 (+14) 95-100 (+4) 67-72 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 6 G17 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 5 SW 7 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 80 PRECIP DURATION 2 3 5 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.12 0.18 0.46 LAL 1 1 1 LASI 2 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 2200 3400 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 18 SW 18 DISPERSION 3 VERY POOR 21 FAIR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 5 G15 SW 9 G21 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) S 5 G15 S 6 G17 SW 9 G18 REMARKS...NONE. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS...CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET. LOWS IN THE 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. COLDER. LOWS 5 TO 14. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ018-041-043-045-047-040900- NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST- 257 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY TEMP (24H TREND) 47-52 (+5) 44-49 (+12) 52-57 RH % (24H TREND) 65-70 (+13) 95-100 (+13) 65-70 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 6 SW 9 G19 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) S 5 SW 5 G15 SW 8 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 70 PRECIP DURATION 2 3 3 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.11 0.09 0.19 LAL 1 1 1 LASI 2 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 2900 4900 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 26 SW 24 DISPERSION 3 VERY POOR 43 GEN GOOD 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 8 G18 SW 11 G23 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) S 7 G17 SW 7 G18 SW 11 G19 REMARKS...NONE. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS...CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET. LOWS IN THE 20S TO LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. COLDER. LOWS 8 TO 17. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. $$ TNZ072-074-040900- TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK- 257 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 49-54 (+6) 47-52 (+9) 54-59 RH % (24H TREND) 68-73 (+6) 92-97 (+9) 63-68 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) SW 8 G19 SW 10 G25 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) SW 9 G22 SW 11 G25 SW 10 G20 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 70 PRECIP DURATION 3 3 3 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.16 0.11 0.23 LAL 1 1 1 LASI 2 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 3100 4500 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 35 SW 29 DISPERSION 3 VERY POOR 32 FAIR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SW 10 G23 SW 13 G32 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SW 11 G28 SW 14 G31 SW 13 G25 REMARKS...NONE. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS...CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. MUCH COLDER. LOWS 7 TO 19. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ087-102-040900- SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST- 257 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 53-58 (+5) 50-55 (+10) 58-63 RH % (24H TREND) 73-78 (+8) 95-100 (+6) 60-65 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 5 S 8 G19 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) S 6 G15 SE 7 G17 SW 9 G16 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 70 PRECIP DURATION 3 3 3 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.17 0.10 0.19 LAL 1 1 1 LASI 2 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 2200 3300 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 28 SW 23 DISPERSION 4 VERY POOR 23 FAIR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 6 S 10 G23 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) S 8 G18 SE 9 G22 SW 11 G20 REMARKS...NONE. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE 20S TO MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS 13 TO 23. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ NCZ060-061-040900- NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST- 257 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 54-59 (+3) 50-55 (+8) 58-63 RH % (24H TREND) 74-79 (+6) 94-99 (+5) 60-65 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 8 G17 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 5 SW 9 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 70 PRECIP DURATION 3 3 3 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.18 0.09 0.15 LAL 1 1 1 LASI 2 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 2400 3800 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 21 SW 22 DISPERSION 3 VERY POOR 26 FAIR MAX LVORI 8 5 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 10 G22 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 5 G15 SE 6 G18 SW 11 G19 REMARKS...NONE. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE 20S TO UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS 16 TO 23. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-040900- EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST- 257 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY TEMP (24H TREND) 53-58 (+9) 47-52 (+14) 55-60 RH % (24H TREND) 63-68 (+10) 95-100 (+12) 66-71 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 7 G15 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 8 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 70 PRECIP DURATION 2 3 3 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.12 0.12 0.32 LAL 1 1 1 LASI 2 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 1700 3600 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 15 SW 24 DISPERSION 2 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 10 G19 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 11 G19 REMARKS...NONE. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS...CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND LIGHT SLEET. LOWS IN THE 20S TO LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS 8 TO 17. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-040900- EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST- 257 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 53-58 (+9) 49-54 (+15) 56-61 RH % (24H TREND) 68-73 (+11) 95-100 (+3) 60-65 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 7 G16 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 5 SW 8 G15 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 80 PRECIP DURATION 3 3 5 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.13 0.15 0.41 LAL 1 1 1 LASI 2 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 1500 2800 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 17 SW 17 DISPERSION 3 VERY POOR 24 FAIR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 9 G20 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SW 6 SW 6 SW 10 G19 REMARKS...NONE. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE 20S TO LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. MUCH COLDER. LOWS 6 TO 21. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-040900- CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH- 257 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 56-61 (+11) 51-56 (+12) 58-63 RH % (24H TREND) 68-73 (+9) 95-100 (+1) 60-65 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 7 G15 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 9 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 70 90 PRECIP DURATION 3 3 5 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.11 0.10 0.25 LAL 1 1 1 LASI 2 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 1500 2700 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 17 SW 20 DISPERSION 4 VERY POOR 27 FAIR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 9 G18 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) S 5 S 6 SW 11 G19 REMARKS...NONE. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S TO MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS 13 TO 24. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$

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