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
314 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT RAIN WILL BE TAPERING OFF THIS EVENING...BUT SKIES
WILL REMAIN CLOUDY. COOLER AIR WILL BE MOVING INTO THE AREA DURING
WEDNESDAY...WITH VERY COLD DAYS EXPECTED THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-072115-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
314 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-38 (-7)   46-51 (-3)   30-35        37-42
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+6)  50-55 (-26)  89-94        41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW  8 G20
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7 G17    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 11 G25
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         RAIN         SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            20           30
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM                      1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            1 AM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.01         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3800                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  5                      W 21
DISPERSION                         7 POOR                    68 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW 10 G20
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G17    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 14 G25

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 14 TO 21. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 19. WEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 30S
TO UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-072115-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
314 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      32-37 (-6)   47-52 (-1)   31-36        37-42
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+6)  47-52 (-27)  84-89        52-57
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW 10 G26
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 11 G28    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 13 G30
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         RAIN         SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           0            20           30
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM                      1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            1 AM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.01         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4300                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  3                      NW 22
DISPERSION                         5 VERY POOR               59 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW 12 G26
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 14 G28    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 16 G30

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 12 TO 22. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 13 TO 18. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. NOT AS COOL.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S
TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-072115-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
314 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-38 (-11)  46-51 (-6)   30-35        38-43
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+4)  52-57 (-26)  88-93        44-49
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW  9 G23
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G25    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 10 G27
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         RAIN         SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            20           30
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM                      1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            1 AM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.03         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4300                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  5                     NW 16
DISPERSION                         5 VERY POOR               35 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW 11 G23
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 11 G25    W  5         W  5         NW 13 G27

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 12 TO 21. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TO MID 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 20. NORTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S
TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-072115-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
314 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      36-41 (-9)   49-54 (-6)   32-37        40-45
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+2)  56-61 (-22)  89-94        46-51
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW  9 G23
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7 G19    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 11 G23
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20           30
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   7 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3700                      5000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  7                     NW 18
DISPERSION                         10 POOR                   47 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  N  5                      NW 11 G23
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G19    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 14 G23

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 22. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 16 TO 21. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO MID 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S
TO MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-072115-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
314 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      36-41 (-9)   51-56 (-3)   33-38        42-47
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+1)  55-60 (-23)  82-87        42-47
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW  9 G23
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6 G16    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 12 G25
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20           30
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   7 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 4100                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E  3                      NW 20
DISPERSION                         4 VERY POOR               49 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI                          6                         3
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW 11 G23
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7 G16    SW  5        LGT/VAR      NW 15 G25

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 21. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO MID 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS NEAR 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-072115-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
314 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      34-39 (-8)   48-53 (-5)   32-37        39-44
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+5)  49-54 (-25)  86-91        43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW  8 G21
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  9 G22     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 11 G24
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            20           30
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM                      1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            1 AM                      CONTINUING   7 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.02         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3700                      5500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  6                     W 18
DISPERSION                         10 POOR                   64 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW 11 G21
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W 11 G22     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 14 G24

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 12 TO 22. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TO MID 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 21. WEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S
TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-072115-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
314 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      34-39 (-10)  46-51 (-8)   31-36        38-43
RH % (24H TREND)      95-100 (+2)  53-58 (-25)  91-96        39-44
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   NW  8 G20
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  7 G20    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 10 G22
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            30           20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   1 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3500                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  8                     NW 17
DISPERSION                         16 GEN POOR               56 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  NE  5                     NW 10 G20
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  9 G20    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 12 G22

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 14 TO 23. NORTHWEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 22. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO MID 40S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-072115-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
314 PM EST TUE DEC 6 2016 /214 PM CST TUE DEC 6 2016/

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      35-40 (-9)   48-53 (-6)   31-36        40-45
RH % (24H TREND)      92-97 (+1)   54-59 (-25)  92-97        41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  N  6                      NW  9 G22
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  8 G22    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 10 G23
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            30           20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   1 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 3300                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 12                     NW 20
DISPERSION                         21 FAIR                   60 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  N  7                      NW 12 G22
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW 10 G22    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 13 G23

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 24. NORTHWEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 20S TO UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 17 TO 23. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$



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