Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
311 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

.DISCUSSION...
WARM TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TODAY, BUT A COLD
FRONT WILL BRING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS ON MONDAY, FOLLOWED BY COOLER
TEMPERATURES ON TUESDAY.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-260815-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
311 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      82-87 (-2)   62-67 (+3)   76-81
RH % (24H TREND)      40-45 (0)    93-98 (+1)   54-59
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   S  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.22
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      6000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     SW 16
DISPERSION            17 GEN POOR               57 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   S  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  8 G15

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 40S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
MID 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-260815-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
311 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      80-85 (0)    60-65 (+4)   72-77
RH % (24H TREND)      42-47 (-1)   95-100 (+7)  59-64
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            50
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          4 PM                      8 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING                CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.30
LAL                   2            1            3
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      7000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  6                     SW 14
DISPERSION            16 GEN POOR               51 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      SE  5        SW  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 40S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO 70S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

TNZ072-074-260815-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
311 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      81-86 (-1)   60-65 (+3)   73-78
RH % (24H TREND)      39-44 (-2)   94-99 (+15)  56-61
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            50
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          12 PM                     8 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING                CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.26
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6300                      6000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  6                     SW 15
DISPERSION            18 GEN POOR               37 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  8 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         S  6         W  8 G15

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO MID 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-260815-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
311 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      86-91 (0)    62-67 (+4)   79-84
RH % (24H TREND)      37-42 (+1)   95-100 (+11) 49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            50
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          4 PM                      8 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING                CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.25
LAL                   2            1            3
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      7000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  7                      SW 13
DISPERSION            23 FAIR                   54 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   S  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        SE  5        W  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER
50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 70S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

NCZ060-061-260815-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
311 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      83-88 (-3)   60-65 (+4)   78-83
RH % (24H TREND)      39-44 (0)    95-100 (+8)  52-57
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           50
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.02         0.30
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      8200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  7                      SW 12
DISPERSION            21 FAIR                   56 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI             5                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 70S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO
UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-260815-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
311 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      86-91 (0)    62-67 (+3)   79-84
RH % (24H TREND)      37-42 (+1)   94-99 (+5)   50-55
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.24
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     SW 16
DISPERSION            19 GEN POOR               71 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   S  5 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  8 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S TO UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER
50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S TO UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-260815-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
311 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      87-92 (0)    64-69 (+4)   80-85
RH % (24H TREND)      37-42 (+1)   90-95 (+4)   49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.15
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     W 15
DISPERSION            19 GEN POOR               63 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO
LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID
70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-260815-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
311 AM EDT SUN SEP 25 2016 /211 AM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      89-94 (0)    65-70 (+4)   82-87
RH % (24H TREND)      34-39 (+1)   89-94 (+4)   46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.13
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6100                      7100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  5                      W 12
DISPERSION            20 GEN POOR               61 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  7 G15

REMARKS...NONE.

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE 40S TO MID
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$



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