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
1025 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE SOUTHERN
APPALACHIAN REGION TONIGHT BRINGING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BOTH TONIGHT
AND THURSDAY...ALONG WITH ANOTHER SHOT OF COOLER AIR.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-291530-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
1025 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      74-79 (+3)   48-53 (+2)   61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      28-33 (-11)  90-95 (+5)   54-59
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           60
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.07         0.15
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  6                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5400                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     SW  7
DISPERSION            32 FAIR                   17 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  7        LGT/VAR      W  7 G15

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-291530-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
1025 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      73-78 (+5)   47-52 (-1)   61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      37-42 (-29)  89-94 (-5)   49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  5         LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           60
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM         2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            8 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.11
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  4                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6400                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      SW  8
DISPERSION            32 FAIR                   17 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SE  5 G15
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  8 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING
TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTH LESS THAN 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 70S.
WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-291530-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
1025 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      73-78 (+3)   47-52 (-3)   60-65
RH % (24H TREND)      31-36 (-32)  91-96 (0)    45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           30
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.04
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  6                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6700                      6000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      W  9
DISPERSION            39 FAIR                   24 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  5                     LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     W  8         SW  6        NW  8

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 50S
TO UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-291530-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
1025 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      78-83 (+4)   48-53 (-2)   65-70
RH % (24H TREND)      27-32 (-30)  94-99 (+3)   41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      NW  7
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            30
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  6                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    6800                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 12                      W  9
DISPERSION            46 GEN GOOD               32 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  8 G15    LGT/VAR      NW  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. WEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ060-061-291530-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
1025 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      78-83 (+2)   48-53 (-3)   67-72
RH % (24H TREND)      30-35 (-25)  91-96 (-4)   34-39
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  7        LGT/VAR      W  7
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            2
LASI                  6                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    7600                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 14                      W  9
DISPERSION            65 GOOD                   32 FAIR
MAX LVORI             4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   SW  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  8 G16    LGT/VAR      W  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 70S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-291530-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
1025 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      77-82 (+5)   50-55 (+2)   64-69
RH % (24H TREND)      26-31 (-20)  89-94 (0)    48-53
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           60
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.10
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  6                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5100                      5000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  9                     W  8
DISPERSION            30 FAIR                   26 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  7        LGT/VAR      W  8 G15

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S
TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-291530-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
1025 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      77-82 (+3)   51-56 (+3)   64-69
RH % (24H TREND)      26-31 (-8)   92-97 (+11)  45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      NW  7
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            30           40
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.06         0.05
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  6                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5000                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  9                     NW  9
DISPERSION            30 FAIR                   36 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   W  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  8        LGT/VAR      NW  8 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S
TO MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-291530-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
1025 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016 /925 AM CDT WED SEP 28 2016/

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      79-84 (+3)   49-54 (-1)   66-71
RH % (24H TREND)      24-29 (-13)  88-93 (+8)   41-46
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   NW  5
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            20           20
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 AM         2 PM
PRECIP END                         8 AM         8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.01
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  6                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5400                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  8                      NW 10
DISPERSION            31 FAIR                   45 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   NW  6
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  7 G15    W  5         NW  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$



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