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
325 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A weak storm system will move across the Tennessee
valley and southern Appalachians Today through Wednesday producing a
chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Afternoon temperatures will
remain warm with mild morning lows.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-200830-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
325 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      78-83 (+1)   58-63 (+3)   77-82
RH % (24h trend)      44-49 (-2)   95-100 (+1)  57-62
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     10           30           40
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   2 AM         8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.08
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5800                      5600
Transport wnd (mph)   W  3                      NW  7
Dispersion            12 Poor                   23 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s to mid
60s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. Light
winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 70s to mid 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
70s to mid 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
70s to lower 80s. Light winds.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-200830-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
325 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      75-80 (+2)   57-62 (+3)   74-79
RH % (24h trend)      45-50 (-1)   91-96 (-1)   55-60
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip type           NONE         showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            20           30
Precip duration                    1            1
Precip begin                       8 PM         8 AM
Precip end                         2 AM         8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.12
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6100                      5900
Transport wnd (mph)   W  5                      NW  9
Dispersion            13 Gen poor               26 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  7

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. West winds less than 10 mph shifting to the northeast after
midnight.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. Southeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s. Southeast winds less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
60s to mid 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
60s to mid 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 70s to
lower 80s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-200830-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
325 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      76-81 (+2)   57-62 (+2)   74-79
RH % (24h trend)      44-49 (-2)   93-98 (0)    56-61
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           40           30
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   2 AM         8 PM
Precip amount         0.02         0.01         0.11
LAL                   2            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6400                      5900
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  6                     NW  8
Dispersion            14 Gen poor               20 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   NW  6
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      NW  7

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s.
East winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 60s to mid 80s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s to mid
60s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the 60s to mid 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 60s to
lower 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to
mid 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
60s to lower 80s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-200830-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
325 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      80-85 (0)    59-64 (+4)   79-84
RH % (24h trend)      43-48 (-1)   95-100 (+1)  56-61
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip type           NONE         showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Precip duration                    1            1
Precip begin                       8 PM         8 AM
Precip end                         2 AM         Continuing
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.09
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5900                      6000
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  5                     NW  9
Dispersion            16 Gen poor               32 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   N  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  7

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s to mid 60s. East winds less
than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. Southeast winds less than
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to
mid 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower
70s to mid 80s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s
to lower 80s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

NCZ060-061-200830-
Nantahala National Forest-
325 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
TEMP (24H TREND)      79-84 (0)    57-62 (+5)   79-84
RH % (24H TREND)      45-50 (0)    95-100 (0)   54-59
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         showers      tstms
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           20
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 PM         8 AM
PRECIP END                         2 AM         Continuing
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.11
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  4                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6200                      6700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  6                     NW  9
DISPERSION            18 Gen poor               37 Fair
MAX LVORI             5                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   N  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  7

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows near 60. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s to lower 60s. East winds less
than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s to lower
80s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
70s to mid 80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 70s to
lower 80s. Light winds.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-200830-
East Tennessee District East-
325 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      80-85 (0)    59-64 (+5)   80-85
RH % (24h trend)      44-49 (+1)   95-100 (0)   55-60
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           NONE         showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            30           20
Precip duration                    1            1
Precip begin                       8 PM         8 AM
Precip end                         2 AM         8 PM
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.09
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5700                      5500
Transport wnd (mph)   W  3                      NW  7
Dispersion            13 Gen poor               24 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s to mid
60s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s to mid
60s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s to upper 80s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the 70s to mid
80s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s
to mid 80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s
to mid 80s. Light winds.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-200830-
East Tennessee District West-
325 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      80-85 (-1)   61-66 (+2)   80-85
RH % (24h trend)      46-51 (+1)   95-100 (0)   57-62
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          11 AM        Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   2 AM         8 PM
Precip amount         0.03         0.01         0.07
LAL                   4            1            3
LASI                  4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5600                      5300
Transport wnd (mph)   W  3                      NW  5
Dispersion            12 Poor                   16 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 60s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. East winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid
80s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s to
mid 80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper
70s to mid 80s. Light winds.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-200830-
Cumberland District South-
325 AM EDT Tue Sep 19 2017 /225 AM CDT Tue Sep 19 2017/

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      82-87 (-1)   61-66 (+1)   81-86
RH % (24h trend)      48-53 (+5)   95-100 (+3)  58-63
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     40           20           30
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          11 AM        Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   2 AM         Continuing
Precip amount         0.03         0.01         0.07
LAL                   3            1            3
LASI                  4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5600                      4900
Transport wnd (mph)   W  5                      NW  6
Dispersion            18 Gen poor               18 Gen poor
33ft wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  5

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the 60s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Northeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 60s. Northeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the 70s to upper 80s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the 70s to mid
80s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper
70s to mid 80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s to
mid 80s. Light winds.

$$



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