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
1100 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Expect clear and dry conditions today with highs in the
upper 70s to middle 80s. Relative humidity will be low this
afternoon, but winds are expected to remain light. Chances for
rain return Thursday and will linger through the holiday weekend.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-291600-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
1100 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      78-83 (+7)   57-62 (+9)   80-85
RH % (24h trend)      29-34 (-5)   90-95 (+2)   41-46
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  6 G16
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8 G19
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    7200                      6600
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  7                     S 12
Dispersion            31 Fair                   42 Gen good
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  8 G16
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  6        S  5         S 10 G19

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s to mid
60s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s to mid 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 70s to mid
80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to 80s.
South winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to 80s. South winds less
than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-291600-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
1100 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      75-80 (+6)   57-62 (+9)   76-81
RH % (24h trend)      33-38 (-3)   86-91 (-1)   46-51
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  5 G15
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      S  5         S  8 G25
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    2 PM
Precip end                                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  5                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    7800                      6500
Transport wnd (mph)   W  3                      S 12
Dispersion            15 Gen poor               35 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  6 G15
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        S  6         S 10 G25

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s to mid
60s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
60s to mid 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s.
Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 70s to 80s.
South winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to 80s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-291600-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
1100 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      74-79 (+4)   57-62 (+9)   73-78
RH % (24h trend)      37-42 (0)    89-94 (+4)   51-56
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  7 G24
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      S  5 G15     S  8 G29
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            30
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    2 PM
Precip end                                      Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.05
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    7600                      5800
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  3                     S 13
Dispersion            11 Poor                   26 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  9 G24
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        S  7 G15     S 10 G29

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s. South winds 5 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to upper 60s. Southwest winds up
to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid
60s to lower 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 60s to mid 80s. Northwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 60s to upper
80s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 60s to upper 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-291600-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
1100 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      80-85 (+6)   60-65 (+12)  76-81
RH % (24h trend)      34-39 (-3)   90-95 (-2)   54-59
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  8 G19
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  5         S  5         SE  9 G23
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            40
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    8 AM
Precip end                                      Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.11
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    7200                      4400
Transport wnd (mph)   S  6                      S 16
Dispersion            27 Fair                   32 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S 11 G19
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S  6         S  6         SE 11 G23

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 50s to upper 60s. South winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the 70s to
lower 80s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s to mid 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to 80s.
Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to 80s. South winds less
than 10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-291600-
Nantahala National Forest-
1100 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

CLOUD COVER           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      79-84 (+5)   58-63 (+13)  74-79
RH % (24H TREND)      36-41 (-1)   95-100 (+1)  59-64
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G17
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  8 G20
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            4
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    7400                      4700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  6                      SE 16
DISPERSION            25 Fair                   32 Fair
MAX LVORI             4                         5
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SE  9 G17
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  5         SE  5        SE 11 G20

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s. South winds up
to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the 70s to
lower 80s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s to mid 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to 80s.
Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to 80s. Light winds.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-291600-
East Tennessee District East-
1100 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      81-86 (+7)   58-63 (+9)   82-87
RH % (24h trend)      29-34 (-4)   90-95 (-1)   43-48
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7 G20
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    2 PM
Precip end                                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    7000                      6100
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  5                     S 10
Dispersion            20 Gen poor               40 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  6
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        S  5         S  9 G20

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s to upper 60s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s to lower 70s. Southwest winds less
than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s to mid 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 70s to upper
80s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 70s to lower 90s. South
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-291600-
East Tennessee District West-
1100 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      81-86 (+6)   62-67 (+12)  81-86
RH % (24h trend)      33-38 (-2)   88-93 (-3)   47-52
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  6 G18
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      S  8 G20
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            30
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    2 PM
Precip end                                      8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.04
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6300                      4900
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  7                     S 14
Dispersion            27 Fair                   40 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  8 G18
33ft wind-PM(mph)     SW  6        S  5         S 10 G20

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the 60s. South winds up
to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 70s to mid 80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Southwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the 70s to
mid 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Light
winds.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the 70s to upper
80s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-291600-
Cumberland District South-
1100 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017 /1000 AM CDT Wed Jun 28 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      81-86 (+5)   63-68 (+11)  78-83
RH % (24h trend)      31-36 (-5)   89-94 (+1)   60-65
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  7 G19
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     S  5         LGT/VAR      S  9 G22
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            60
Precip duration                                 2
Precip begin                                    8 AM
Precip end                                      Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.11
LAL                   1            1            4
LASI                  4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5700                      3400
Transport wnd (mph)   S  7                      S 15
Dispersion            27 Fair                   29 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   S  9 G19
33ft wind-PM(mph)     S  6         S  5         S 11 G22

Remarks...None.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s to lower 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows near 70. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
70s to mid 80s. West winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the 80s. Northwest winds less
than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the 80s to lower
90s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the 80s to lower 90s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.

$$



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