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
258 PM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A ridge of high pressure is expected to persist across
the Tennessee Valley and southern Appalachians through the week.
This ridge will produce dry conditions and summer-like temperatures
through Friday.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-272000-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
258 PM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      59-64 (+4)   80-85 (-2)   60-65        73-78
RH % (24h trend)      95-100 (+4)  46-51 (+6)   95-100       45-50
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  7 G17     LGT/VAR      N  6
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms        NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           0
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    2 AM
Precip end                                      8 AM
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.00
LAL                   1            1            3            1
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 8000                      6800
Transport wnd (mph)                N 13                      NW 16
Dispersion                         64 Good                   66 Good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  N  5                      NW  6
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  9 G17     LGT/VAR      N  8

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 60s to 70s. North winds less than
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 70s. East winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
60s to mid 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the 60s to 70s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-272000-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
258 PM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      58-63 (+3)   77-82 (0)    58-63        71-76
RH % (24h trend)      91-96 (+5)   50-55 (+4)   93-98        49-54
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  NW  5 G17                 NW  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      NW  8 G21    LGT/VAR      NW  7 G16
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           0
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    2 AM
Precip end                                      Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.00
LAL                   1            1            3            1
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7800                      7300
Transport wnd (mph)                N 13                      N 17
Dispersion                         55 Gen good               65 Good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  NW  6 G17                 NW  7
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      NW 11 G21    NW  5        NW  9 G16

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s to mid
50s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Northwest winds less
than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 70s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
50s to mid 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the 50s
to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 50s
to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-272000-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
258 PM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      58-63 (+4)   76-81 (0)    59-64        72-77
RH % (24h trend)      88-93 (+4)   48-53 (+1)   93-98        54-59
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  7 G16     LGT/VAR      N  6
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            20
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            2
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7600                      7500
Transport wnd (mph)                N 10                      N 13
Dispersion                         40 Fair                   48 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  N  5                      LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  9 G16     LGT/VAR      N  7

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 40s to upper 50s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 60s to 70s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the lower 40s to
mid 50s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 70s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the 50s
to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the 60s to 70s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-272000-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
258 PM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      59-64 (+5)   81-86 (+1)   60-65        76-81
RH % (24h trend)      88-93 (+1)   46-51 (+3)   95-100       51-56
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  7 G18     LGT/VAR      N  7 G16
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7400                      7100
Transport wnd (mph)                N 13                      N 14
Dispersion                         59 Gen good               60 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  NE  5                     LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N 10 G18     LGT/VAR      N  9 G16

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 60s to 70s. East winds
less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the 60s to 70s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-272000-
Nantahala National Forest-
258 PM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

CLOUD COVER           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      56-61 (+4)   81-86 (+2)   57-62        78-83
RH % (24H TREND)      92-97 (+1)   46-51 (+2)   95-100       50-55
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  6 G15     LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 8400                      8500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  9                      N 12
DISPERSION                         48 Gen good               65 Good
MAX LVORI                          4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  8         LGT/VAR      NW  7

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. North winds
less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. Northwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the mid 60s to upper 70s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
60s to mid 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the 60s to 70s.
East winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-272000-
East Tennessee District East-
258 PM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      59-64 (+5)   82-87 (-1)   60-65        77-82
RH % (24h trend)      92-97 (+3)   44-49 (+6)   92-97        42-47
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      NW  7 G16    LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7800                      7000
Transport wnd (mph)                N 10                      N 13
Dispersion                         54 Gen good               62 Good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      NW  8 G16    LGT/VAR      NW  8

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 40s to upper 50s.
North winds less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 60s to upper 70s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 40s to mid 50s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the lower 60s to mid 70s. East
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to lower 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-272000-
East Tennessee District West-
258 PM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      61-66 (+4)   83-88 (0)    61-66        76-81
RH % (24h trend)      91-96 (+4)   43-48 (+4)   93-98        45-50
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  6 G15     LGT/VAR      N  6 G15
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7400                      6300
Transport wnd (mph)                N 12                      N 12
Dispersion                         61 Good                   52 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   N  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  7 G15     LGT/VAR      N  8

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s. Northeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s to mid 50s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 60s to upper 70s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the 60s to upper
70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to upper 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 70s to
lower 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-272000-
Cumberland District South-
258 PM EDT Tue Sep 26 2017 /158 PM CDT Tue Sep 26 2017/

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      61-66 (+5)   84-89 (+1)   62-67        78-83
RH % (24h trend)      90-95 (+4)   44-49 (+5)   92-97        46-51
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   N  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  8 G21     LGT/VAR      N  9 G23
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 7100                      6200
Transport wnd (mph)                N 13                      N 14
Dispersion                         66 Good                   58 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  N  5                      N  7
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N 10 G21     N  5         N 11 G23

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to lower 60s.
North winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s. Northeast winds up
to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 70s. East winds up to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 70s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 70s.
East winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 70s to
lower 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.

$$


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