Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS54 KMRX 220813 FWFMRX FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN 313 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 .DISCUSSION... A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL EXIT THE REGION EARLY TODAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH ON TUESDAY...BEFORE SWINGING THROUGH OUR AREA ON WEDNESDAY. RAIN SHOWERS ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY MAY CHANGE TO SNOW SHOWERS BY WEDNESDAY NIGHT. VAZ001-002-005-006-008-230915- JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6- 313 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 47-52 (0) 37-42 (+5) 55-60 RH % (24H TREND) 63-68 (+12) 95-100 (+11) 59-64 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 6 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 5 S 6 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 20 50 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM 1 AM 10 AM PRECIP END 10 AM 7 AM CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.02 0.05 LAL 1 1 1 LASI 3 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 3600 2700 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 12 S 14 DISPERSION 15 GEN POOR 8 POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 8 G18 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 5 SE 6 S 8 G17 REMARKS...NONE. .TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 20S TO UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. $$ TNZ018-041-043-045-047-230915- NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST- 313 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY TEMP (24H TREND) 43-48 (-3) 37-42 (+3) 51-56 RH % (24H TREND) 67-72 (+13) 95-100 (+14) 66-71 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 6 S 9 G18 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 7 G15 SE 9 G18 S 8 G17 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 30 70 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 2 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM 7 PM CONTINUING PRECIP END 4 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.05 0.26 LAL 1 1 3 LASI 3 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4200 3200 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 14 S 17 DISPERSION 17 GEN POOR 6 VERY POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 8 G15 S 11 G23 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 8 G19 SE 11 G23 S 10 G21 REMARKS...NONE. .TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 20S TO UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. $$ TNZ072-074-230915- TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK- 313 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY TEMP (24H TREND) 45-50 (0) 39-44 (+2) 53-58 RH % (24H TREND) 67-72 (+7) 92-97 (+10) 62-67 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 5 S 10 G21 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 6 G17 S 11 G25 S 10 G24 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 40 70 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 2 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.08 0.36 LAL 1 1 3 LASI 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4000 3500 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 12 S 22 DISPERSION 8 POOR 7 POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 7 G16 S 12 G26 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 8 G22 S 14 G32 S 13 G30 REMARKS...NONE. .TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. MUCH COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. $$ TNZ087-102-230915- SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST- 313 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY TEMP (24H TREND) 49-54 (+2) 41-46 (+2) 52-57 RH % (24H TREND) 67-72 (+5) 95-100 (+7) 71-76 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 6 S 8 G17 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 6 G15 SE 9 G19 S 9 G20 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 50 90 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 5 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.10 0.43 LAL 1 1 3 LASI 3 2 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 3200 2400 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 15 SE 18 DISPERSION 14 GEN POOR 5 VERY POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 7 G15 S 11 G21 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 8 G19 SE 11 G23 S 11 G25 REMARKS...NONE. .TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. MUCH COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. $$ NCZ060-061-230915- NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST- 313 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY TEMP (24H TREND) 50-55 (+2) 41-46 (+2) 52-57 RH % (24H TREND) 67-72 (+2) 95-100 (+8) 70-75 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 5 SE 7 G16 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 5 SE 7 S 8 G17 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 50 90 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 7 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.11 0.45 LAL 1 1 3 LASI 3 2 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 3300 2500 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 13 SE 15 DISPERSION 11 POOR 3 VERY POOR MAX LVORI 5 8 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 7 SE 9 G20 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 7 G16 SE 8 G18 S 9 G22 REMARKS...NONE. .TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 20S TO UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. $$ TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-230915- EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST- 313 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY TEMP (24H TREND) 49-54 (-1) 38-43 (+4) 57-62 RH % (24H TREND) 60-65 (+11) 95-100 (+12) 56-61 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 6 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 5 SE 5 S 5 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 20 60 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 2 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM 7 PM CONTINUING PRECIP END 10 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.03 0.13 LAL 1 1 3 LASI 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 3000 2000 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 10 SE 13 DISPERSION 14 GEN POOR 5 VERY POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 7 G18 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 6 SE 7 S 6 G16 REMARKS...NONE. .TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. $$ TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-230915- EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST- 313 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY TEMP (24H TREND) 51-56 (+1) 41-46 (+3) 55-60 RH % (24H TREND) 60-65 (+13) 93-98 (+10) 62-67 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 5 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 30 80 PRECIP DURATION 1 3 PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.07 0.29 LAL 1 1 3 LASI 3 2 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 3300 2400 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 10 S 13 DISPERSION 19 GEN POOR 11 POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 7 G16 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 5 SE 6 S 5 G16 REMARKS...NONE. .TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT. .WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH. $$ TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-230915- CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH- 313 AM EST MON DEC 22 2014 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY TEMP (24H TREND) 50-55 (+2) 44-49 (+5) 54-59 RH % (24H TREND) 66-71 (+11) 95-100 (+11) 72-77 20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR S 6 20FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 6 S 5 LGT/VAR PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS TSTMS CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 40 90 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 5 PRECIP BEGIN 4 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.09 0.49 LAL 1 1 3 LASI 3 2 MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 2500 2200 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 15 S 15 DISPERSION 18 GEN POOR 12 POOR 33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SE 5 S 8 G16 33FT WIND-PM(MPH) SE 7 S 7 G15 S 6 G16 REMARKS...NONE. .TUESDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS NEAR 50. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH. $$

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