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
311 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A ridge of high pressure is expected to persist across
the Tennessee valley and southern Appalachians through the week.
This ridge will produce unusually dry conditions and summer-like
temperatures through Friday.

Minimum Relative Humidity values will be moderately dry but winds should
be light through the week.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-262015-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
311 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      57-62 (+2)   81-86 (-2)   58-63        82-87
RH % (24h trend)      93-98 (+3)   41-46 (+5)   95-100       43-48
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  5         LGT/VAR      N  6
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 6200                      6000
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  8                     N 12
Dispersion                         27 Fair                   38 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   N  5
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NE  5        N  6         LGT/VAR      N  7

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s to mid
60s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s.
North winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s to
mid 50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 60s to 70s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
50s to lower 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
60s to mid 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-262015-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
311 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      55-60 (0)    78-83 (-1)   56-61        79-84
RH % (24h trend)      89-94 (+5)   45-50 (+2)   95-100       44-49
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   NW  5
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  6         LGT/VAR      NW  7 G16
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 6300                      6100
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  8                     N 12
Dispersion                         25 Fair                   34 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  NE  5                     NW  6
33ft wind-PM(mph)     E  5         N  7         LGT/VAR      NW  9 G16

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows near 60. Northwest winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 80s.
Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the 40s to upper
50s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 60s to 70s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper
50s to mid 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the 50s
to mid 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 50s
to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ072-074-262015-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
311 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      56-61 (-1)   77-82 (-1)   56-61        78-83
RH % (24h trend)      84-89 (+8)   42-47 (-3)   95-100       44-49
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     E  5         N  6         LGT/VAR      N  6
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 6700                      6500
Transport wnd (mph)                N  7                      N  8
Dispersion                         22 Fair                   25 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  N  5                      LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     E  6         N  7         LGT/VAR      N  7

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 50s to mid 60s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 60s to mid 80s. North
winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 50s. Northeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 60s to 70s. Northeast winds
less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the 50s
to mid 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 50s to mid 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 60s to mid 70s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ087-102-262015-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
311 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      57-62 (-1)   81-86 (0)    57-62        82-87
RH % (24h trend)      91-96 (+7)   42-47 (-2)   95-100       42-47
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  7 G15     LGT/VAR      N  6
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 6200                      6000
Transport wnd (mph)                N  7                      N  8
Dispersion                         23 Fair                   29 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  8 G15     LGT/VAR      N  8

Remarks...None.

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

$$

NCZ060-061-262015-
Nantahala National Forest-
311 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

CLOUD COVER           Clear        MClear       MClear       MClear
TEMP (24H TREND)      55-60 (-1)   80-85 (-1)   55-60        83-88
RH % (24H TREND)      91-96 (+4)   44-49 (0)    95-100       42-47
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  6         LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6600                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  7                      N  7
DISPERSION                         27 Fair                   26 Fair
MAX LVORI                          4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      N  8         LGT/VAR      NW  6

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s to lower
60s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s. North winds
up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. North
winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 60s to
upper 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 50s to mid 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to mid 70s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-262015-
East Tennessee District East-
311 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      57-62 (0)    84-89 (0)    58-63        83-88
RH % (24h trend)      92-97 (+4)   38-43 (+2)   95-100       41-46
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               4                         3
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5300                      5100
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  6                     N  8
Dispersion                         19 Gen poor               24 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  5         LGT/VAR      NW  7

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s to mid
60s. Northwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 80s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the 50s. North
winds less than 10 mph early in the evening becoming light.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s to mid 70s. East winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the 60s to 70s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-262015-
East Tennessee District West-
311 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      59-64 (-1)   84-89 (0)    61-66        83-88
RH % (24h trend)      89-94 (0)    40-45 (-1)   95-100       41-46
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  5
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5400                      5200
Transport wnd (mph)                N  3                      N  7
Dispersion                         13 Gen poor               24 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      N  5         LGT/VAR      N  6

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s to mid
60s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s.
North winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the 50s to lower
60s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the upper 60s to lower 80s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 60s to
upper 70s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to
upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-262015-
Cumberland District South-
311 PM EDT Mon Sep 25 2017 /211 PM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017/

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      60-65 (0)    84-89 (+1)   61-66        84-89
RH % (24h trend)      91-96 (+2)   41-46 (-3)   95-100       41-46
20ft Wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  6 G15
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                               3                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)                 5500                      5300
Transport wnd (mph)                NW  1                     N  8
Dispersion                         6 Very poor               28 Fair
33ft wind-AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33ft wind-PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  8 G15

Remarks...None.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 60s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s to mid 80s.
North winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the 50s to lower
60s. North winds less than 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the 70s to lower 80s. North
winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to upper 70s. Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the 60s
to upper 70s. Southeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 70s.
Southeast winds less than 10 mph.

$$



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