Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
216 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

.DISCUSSION...
CLEARING SKIES ARE EXPECTED WEST TO EAST AS THE AFTERNOON HOURS PROGRESS
WITH STRONG MIDWEST SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE INFLUENCES BUILDING INTO THE
MID STATE BY LATE TONIGHT. WITH SNOWFALL COVER ACROSS MOST OF MID STATE...
EXPECT A MAX RADIATIONAL SITUATION TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA OVERNIGHT WITH
RECORD LOWS POSSIBLE ACROSS AT LEAST HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT NORTH. SURFACE
HIGH PRESSURE INFLUENCES WILL BE THE MAIN PLAYER THRU SAT NIGHT WITH MAINLY
MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES EXPECTED. MINIMUM AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ON
FRIDAY WILL BE IN THE 40 PERCENT RANGE ACROSS THE SOUTH TO MID 60S ACROSS
THE NORTH. MINIMUM AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ON SATURDAY WILL BE
IN THE UPPER 30S SOUTH TO UPPER 50S NORTH. TEMPERATURES ARE GENERALLY
EXPECTED TO REMAIN BELOW FREEZING ACROSS THE MID STATE THROUGH THE MORNING
HOURS ON SATURDAY. A MILDER WEATHER PATTERN IS IN STORE FOR THE AREA FOR
THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEKEND AND INTO THE WORK WEEK WITH THE POSSIBILITY OF
ON AND OFF SHOWERS EACH DAY. HIGH TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE
MID 60S BY LATE NEXT WEEK.

TNZ501-061200-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (NORTH)-
CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-DICKSON-HOUSTON-HUMPHREYS-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-
RUTHERFORD-STEWART-SUMNER-WILSON-WILLIAMSON-
216 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      1 (-18)      34 (+10)     23           47
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (-3)      55 (-17)     86           50
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   S 4-8
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     N 9-13       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 7-11
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HR)
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 700                       600
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                2300                      2000
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  1                     SW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  2                     SW 18
DISPERSION INDEX      29           6            9            14
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         10           10           2            7
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT                 POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
65 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
62 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ502-061200-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (SOUTH)-
BEDFORD-GILES-HARDIN-HICKMAN-LEWIS-LAWRENCE-LINCOLN-MARSHALL-
MAURY-MOORE-PERRY-WAYNE-
216 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      8 (-14)      37 (+10)     24           51
RH % (24H TREND)      85 (-10)     40 (-23)     85           37
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     N 10-14      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 4-8
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HR)
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 700                       700
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                2300                      2200
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                N  3                      SW  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  6                      SW 16
DISPERSION INDEX      32           9            7            14
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            2            3
RH RECOVERY           POOR                      POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ400-061200-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT (NORTH)-
CANNON-CLAY-CUMBERLAND-DEKALB-FENTRESS-JACKSON-MACON-OVERTON-
PICKETT-PUTNAM-SMITH-TROUSDALE-WARREN-WHITE-
216 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      6 (-15)      36 (+13)     23           50
RH % (24H TREND)      96 (-4)      47 (-32)     82           42
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     N 10-14      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 4-8
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HR)
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 800                       700
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                2600                      2300
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  2                     SW  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  3                     SW 16
DISPERSION INDEX      37           7            10           18
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         2            2            2            7
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT                 POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$
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