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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NASHVILLE TN
201 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
CLOUDY SKIES ARE IN STORE FOR MIDDLE TENNESSEE THROUGH AT LEAST
WEDNESDAY WITH THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS INCREASING TONIGHT INTO
TUESDAY ALSO AS A FRONTAL SYSTEM SLOWLY MOVES ACROSS THE AREA.
THERE MAYBE ENOUGH LINGERING MOISTURE TO SUPPORT A WINTRY MIX
ACROSS NORTH PORTIONS OF HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT NORTH AND
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT NORTH WEDNESDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY CHRISTMAS
DAY...BUT NO ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED. MINIMUM AFTERNOON
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ON TUESDAY WILL BE IN THE UPPER 60S
TO LOWER 70S WITH MINIMUM AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
ON WEDNESDAY IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.

DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED CHRISTMAS DAY THROUGH FRIDAY WITH
MILD TEMPERATURES. ANOTHER FRONTAL SYSTEM IS EXPECTED TO MOVE
ACROSS THE MID STATE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY BRINGING
WITH IT SOME SCATTERED SHOWERS MAINLY LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO
SATURDAY MORNING...WITH SOME LINGERING SHOWERS ACROSS THE AREA
THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT. DRY AND SEASONABLE WEATHER IS EXPECTED
SUNDAY THROUGH THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT WEEK.

TNZ501-231200-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (NORTH)-
CHEATHAM-DAVIDSON-DICKSON-HOUSTON-HUMPHREYS-MONTGOMERY-ROBERTSON-
RUTHERFORD-STEWART-SUMNER-WILSON-WILLIAMSON-
201 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+11)     60 (+4)      49           54
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+8)     82 (+14)     99           66
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  S 6-10                    W 7-11
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     S 9-13       S 7-11       E 4-8        W 7-11 G16
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     70           80           80           70
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.15         0.28         0.49         0.24
PRECIP DUR (HR)       9            11           12           9
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 900                       900
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                2900                      2800
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SW  4                     N  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  9                     N 16
DISPERSION INDEX      11           11           9            28
LAL                   1            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ502-231200-
HIGHLAND RIM DISTRICT (SOUTH)-
BEDFORD-GILES-HARDIN-HICKMAN-LEWIS-LAWRENCE-LINCOLN-MARSHALL-
MAURY-MOORE-PERRY-WAYNE-
201 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+9)      63 (+6)      50           55
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+5)     81 (+11)     99           64
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  S 6-10                    W 8-12 G18
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     S 10-14      SE 7-11      E 6-10       W 7-11 G18
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     70           90           80           60
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.14         0.46         0.57         0.14
PRECIP DUR (HR)       9            11           12           6
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 800                       900
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                2800                      3100
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SW  3                     NW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  6                     NW 21
DISPERSION INDEX      9            7            9            27
LAL                   1            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
61 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ400-231200-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT (NORTH)-
CANNON-CLAY-CUMBERLAND-DEKALB-FENTRESS-JACKSON-MACON-OVERTON-
PICKETT-PUTNAM-SMITH-TROUSDALE-WARREN-WHITE-
201 PM CST MON DEC 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      50 (+9)      61 (+6)      55           58
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+13)    82 (+14)     98           63
AM 20FT WND (MPH)                  S 7-11                    SW 7-11
PM 20FT WND (MPH)     S 8-12       SE 7-11      SE 6-10      W 7-11
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     50           80           80           70
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.06         0.43         0.68         0.15
PRECIP DUR (HR)       2            11           12           9
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 500                       800
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                1600                      2600
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S  3                      W  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  6                      W 18
DISPERSION INDEX      11           7            4            10
LAL                   1            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
RH RECOVERY           EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
59 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$
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