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
321 AM EDT Fri Apr 27 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Drier air will move in today and it will be seasonably
warm. A weak frontal boundary will move through over the weekend
bringing a brief return to below normal temperatures. However, a
warm up is in store with dry conditions through much of the upcoming
work week thanks to an extended period of southerly winds.



VAZ001-002-005-006-008-280830-
Jefferson National Forest/Virginia District 6-
321 AM EDT Fri Apr 27 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      64-69 (+6)   42-47 (-1)   62-67
RH % (24h trend)      35-40 (-10)  86-91 (-7)   36-41
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     W  5                      SW  9 G26
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  9 G21     LGT/VAR      W 12 G27
Precip type           NONE         NONE         showers
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            1
LASI/Haines           4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    7300                      7500
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   5300                      5500
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      W 21
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    102200                    157500
Dispersion            63 Good                   100 Good
Max LVORI             4                         4
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  6                      SW 11 G26
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W 11 G21     W  6         W 15 G27

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 30s. Northwest winds
up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 60s. Northwest
winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Patchy frost. Lows in the lower to mid
30s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear, warmer. Highs in the upper 50s to lower 70s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 60s
to lower 80s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-280830-
Northern Cherokee National Forest-
321 AM EDT Fri Apr 27 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      61-66 (+6)   42-47 (-1)   60-65
RH % (24h trend)      39-44 (-20)  86-91 (-8)   39-44
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     W  6 G18                  W 10 G24
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  9 G22     W  6 G18     W 14 G32
Precip type           showers      NONE         showers
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          8 AM                      2 PM
Precip end            11 AM                     8 PM
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.01
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI/Haines           4                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    7100                      8100
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   4400                      5300
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 23
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    106500                    186300
Dispersion            57 Gen good               109 Very good
Max LVORI             4                         4
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  8 G18                  W 12 G24
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W 11 G22     W  7 G18     W 17 G32

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 20s to lower
40s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 60s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Patchy frost. Lows in the 30s. Northwest
winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear, warmer. Highs in the upper 50s to lower 70s.
West winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the 60s
to 70s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s to
mid 80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ072-074-280830-
Tennessee Portion Of The Great Smoky Mountain National Park-
321 AM EDT Fri Apr 27 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      62-67 (+10)  42-47 (0)    60-65
RH % (24h trend)      36-41 (-34)  84-89 (-12)  38-43
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     NW  6 G19                 W  9 G23
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  9 G22     W  6 G18     W 15 G34
Precip type           NONE         NONE         showers
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI/Haines           4                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6500                      8200
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   3500                      5200
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      W 23
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    91000                     188600
Dispersion            41 Gen good               103 Very good
Max LVORI             4                         3
33ft wind-AM(mph)     NW  8 G19                 W 11 G23
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W 12 G22     W  8 G18     W 18 G34

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s to lower
40s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 40s to lower 60s. Northwest winds
up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 30s. Northeast winds less than
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear, warmer. Highs in the 50s to mid 70s. Southwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
50s to upper 70s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 50s to lower 80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
60s to lower 80s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ087-102-280830-
Southern Cherokee National Forest-
321 AM EDT Fri Apr 27 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      67-72 (+12)  42-47 (-2)   65-70
RH % (24h trend)      34-39 (-38)  92-97 (-4)   36-41
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     NW  6 G18                 W  7 G21
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     NW  9 G21    LGT/VAR      W 12 G28
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI/Haines           4                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    5900                      7900
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   3800                      5900
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 13                     W 20
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    76700                     158000
Dispersion            42 Gen good               101 Very good
Max LVORI             4                         4
33ft wind-AM(mph)     NW  7 G18                 W  9 G21
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NW 11 G21    W  5         W 15 G28

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s.
North winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s to mid 60s. North winds
up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid to upper 30s. Northeast
winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear, warmer. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 70s. South
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the 60s to
70s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
mid 60s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 60s
to lower 80s. South winds up to 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

NCZ060-061-280830-
Nantahala National Forest-
321 AM EDT Fri Apr 27 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      68-73 (+14)  41-46 (-2)   64-69
RH % (24h trend)      33-38 (-39)  95-100 (-3)  37-42
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     NW  6 G18                 W  8 G21
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     NW  9 G22    LGT/VAR      W 12 G28
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI/Haines           4                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6100                      8000
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   3800                      5700
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 13                     W 20
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    79300                     160000
Dispersion            43 Gen good               95 Good
Max LVORI             4                         4
33ft wind-AM(mph)     NW  8 G18                 W 10 G21
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NW 11 G22    NW  5        W 15 G28

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s to mid 60s. North winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 30s. Northeast winds less than
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear, warmer. Highs in the lower 60s to mid 70s. South
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
mid 60s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 60s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-280830-
East Tennessee District East-
321 AM EDT Fri Apr 27 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Temp (24h trend)      66-71 (+8)   43-48 (-2)   65-70
RH % (24h trend)      34-39 (-20)  92-97 (-1)   36-41
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     W  6 G16                  W  9 G26
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  9 G21     LGT/VAR      W 13 G27
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI/Haines           4                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6500                      7200
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   5000                      5800
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 22
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    97500                     158400
Dispersion            64 Good                   108 Very good
Max LVORI             4                         4
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  7 G16                  W 11 G26
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W 11 G21     SW  5        W 16 G27

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s.
Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s to mid 60s. Northwest
winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 30s. Southwest winds less than
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear, warmer. Highs in the lower 60s to mid 70s. South
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
60s to upper 70s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
70s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s to mid 80s.
Southwest winds less than 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-280830-
East Tennessee District West-
321 AM EDT Fri Apr 27 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      67-72 (+11)  45-50 (+1)   66-71
RH % (24h trend)      34-39 (-34)  85-90 (-10)  34-39
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  7 G24
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     W  8 G18     LGT/VAR      W 12 G27
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI/Haines           4                         4
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6400                      7600
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   5100                      6300
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      W 21
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    83200                     159600
Dispersion            58 Gen good               115 Very good
Max LVORI             4                         4
33ft wind-AM(mph)     W  5                      W 10 G24
33ft wind-PM(mph)     W  9 G18     W  5         W 16 G27

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
North winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s to mid 60s. Northwest
winds less than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the 30s to lower 40s. North winds
less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear, warmer. Highs in the lower 60s to mid 70s. South
winds less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
60s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the 70s to
lower 80s. Southwest winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
70s to lower 80s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$

TNZ077-079>085-097>101-280830-
Cumberland District South-
321 AM EDT Fri Apr 27 2018 /221 AM CDT Fri Apr 27 2018/

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Temp (24h trend)      67-72 (+12)  45-50 (+3)   68-73
RH % (24h trend)      34-39 (-37)  89-94 (-6)   35-40
20ft Wind-AM(mph)     NW  5 G17                 W  6 G21
20ft Wind-PM(mph)     NW  8 G20    LGT/VAR      W 12 G27
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI/Haines           4                         5
Mixing hgt(ft-MSL)    6300                      7500
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)*   5100                      6300
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 13                     W 20
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    81900                     150000
Dispersion            58 Gen good               109 Very good
Max LVORI             4                         4
33ft wind-AM(mph)     NW  6 G17                 W  8 G21
33ft wind-PM(mph)     NW 11 G20    LGT/VAR      W 15 G27

Remarks...None.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the 30s to mid 40s. North
winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the 50s to upper 60s. North winds less
than 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
Northeast winds less than 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Clear. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. South winds
less than 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the 70s
to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 70s to lower 80s. South winds less than 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 70s to lower 80s. South winds up to 10 mph.


*The AGL Mixing Height is calculated from an average elevation for
the entire Forecast Zone and should only be used as a guide.
For a specific AGL Mixing Height a Spot Forecast will be needed.

$$



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