Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
255 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE
REGION TODAY THEN WILL GRADUALLY DRIFT NORTH LATER TONIGHT INTO
FRIDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING THE POSSIBILITY OF SOME SHOWERS
ESPECIALLY NORTH ALONG WITH COOLER AIR.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-300800-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
255 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-70 (-11)  48-53 (-4)   63-68
RH % (24H TREND)      53-58 (+21)  95-100 (+16) 49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           40           20
PRECIP DURATION       2            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.05         0.02
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4900                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  6                      SW  7
DISPERSION            16 GEN POOR               25 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. SOUTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR 50. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-300800-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
255 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (-11)  46-51 (-4)   63-68
RH % (24H TREND)      53-58 (+6)   95-100 (+8)  46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           40           0
PRECIP DURATION       2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.03         0.00
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5600                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  8                     SW  3
DISPERSION            21 FAIR                   10 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         NW  5        LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER
50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-300800-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
255 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (-12)  43-48 (-5)   62-67
RH % (24H TREND)      45-50 (+13)  95-100 (+10) 45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           20           0
PRECIP DURATION       1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   5 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.02         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5900                      7700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 10                     W  6
DISPERSION            25 FAIR                   22 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  6                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  7         NW  5        W  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-300800-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
255 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-71 (-13)  44-49 (-4)   67-72
RH % (24H TREND)      42-47 (+13)  94-99 (+8)   41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6600                      7200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      W  7
DISPERSION            41 GEN GOOD               29 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  8         NW  5        W  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 70S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-300800-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
255 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      67-72 (-12)  43-48 (-4)   66-71
RH % (24H TREND)      41-46 (+5)   94-99 (+4)   41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6800                      7400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      W  7
DISPERSION            41 GEN GOOD               28 FAIR
MAX LVORI             4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  6 G15                  LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  8 G16     NW  5        W  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST LESS THAN 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 70S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-300800-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
255 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      67-72 (-12)  47-52 (-4)   66-71
RH % (24H TREND)      48-53 (+18)  95-100 (+11) 45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           40           20
PRECIP DURATION       2            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 AM         8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.03         0.01
LAL                   2            1            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5100                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      SW  6
DISPERSION            28 FAIR                   23 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      W  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID
50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-300800-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
255 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-71 (-12)  46-51 (-4)   66-71
RH % (24H TREND)      42-47 (+15)  94-99 (+11)  46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           20           20
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.02         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6000                      6700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     SW  6
DISPERSION            38 FAIR                   28 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-300800-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
255 AM EDT THU SEP 29 2016 /155 AM CDT THU SEP 29 2016/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-70 (-15)  46-51 (-4)   68-73
RH % (24H TREND)      42-47 (+14)  93-98 (+12)  45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7 G15    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6200                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 12                     W  6
DISPERSION            48 GEN GOOD               28 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  6                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G19    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S
TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$



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