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
332 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE TENNESSEE VALLEY
AND SOUTHERN APPALACHIANS WILL PRODUCE A MOSTLY SUNNY AND VERY WARM
DAY TODAY.  A STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION THIS WEEKEND
PRODUCING AN INCREASING CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-300845-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
332 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      76-81 (+1)   51-56 (+1)   72-77
RH % (24H TREND)      25-30 (-19)  95-100 (+7)  45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           60
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.22
LAL                   1            3            4
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    7400                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 17                     S 17
DISPERSION            78 GOOD                   61 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  8         LGT/VAR      SW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-300845-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
332 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      73-78 (0)    51-56 (+1)   70-75
RH % (24H TREND)      31-36 (-15)  85-90 (0)    45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  5                     S  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      S  5
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         0.19
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    7300                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16                     S 18
DISPERSION            65 GOOD                   62 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NW  7 G16                 S  6 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  8 G16    LGT/VAR      S  6 G15

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-300845-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
332 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      77-82 (+4)   54-59 (+4)   72-77
RH % (24H TREND)      20-25 (-22)  77-82 (-2)   44-49
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   S  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7 G15
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         0.21
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  6                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    7200                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 12                     S 23
DISPERSION            42 GEN GOOD               62 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  5                      S  7 G18
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     N  5         LGT/VAR      S  8 G18

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-300845-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
332 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      81-86 (+4)   57-62 (+5)   77-82
RH % (24H TREND)      21-26 (-16)  80-85 (-3)   43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7
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         0.21
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  6                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6600                      7200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 10                      S 24
DISPERSION            40 FAIR                   104 VERY GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     NE  5                     SE  6 G17
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8 G18

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 50S
TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-300845-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
332 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      81-86 (+4)   53-58 (+3)   76-81
RH % (24H TREND)      19-24 (-16)  91-96 (+6)   43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  6
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         0.19
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  6                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    7100                      8000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 12                      S 22
DISPERSION            46 GEN GOOD               104 VERY GOOD
MAX LVORI             4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     N  5                      S  6 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-300845-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
332 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      78-83 (+1)   53-58 (+2)   76-81
RH % (24H TREND)      26-31 (-17)  93-98 (+6)   44-49
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            50
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.20
LAL                   1            1            4
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6900                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 13                     S 17
DISPERSION            57 GEN GOOD               77 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-300845-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
332 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      80-85 (+1)   57-62 (+5)   76-81
RH % (24H TREND)      23-28 (-15)  85-90 (-1)   44-49
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           60
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.21
LAL                   1            3            4
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6800                      5700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     S 22
DISPERSION            46 GEN GOOD               84 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  6

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S TO LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-300845-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
332 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016 /232 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      81-86 (+1)   56-61 (+4)   77-82
RH % (24H TREND)      25-30 (-11)  91-96 (+10)  47-52
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           60
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.23
LAL                   1            3            4
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6500                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  8                      S 24
DISPERSION            36 FAIR                   97 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SE  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7 G15

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S
TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$


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