Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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FWFMRX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
401 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS
MORNING...WITH REDEVELOPMENT EXPECTED IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS WILL HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO
BE STRONG TO SEVERE.



VAZ001-002-005-006-008-260915-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
401 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      61-66 (-1)   49-54 (+7)   61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      56-61 (+29)  95-100 (+6)  53-58
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE  5                     N  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  6         LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           90           60
PRECIP DURATION       8            5            2
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.28         0.76         0.06
LAL                   5            5            1
LASI                  2                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4900                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     NW 17
DISPERSION            36 FAIR                   61 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE  6 G15                 N  8
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  7 G16     S  5         N  9

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S TO MID 60S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-260915-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
401 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      60-65 (+1)   50-55 (+8)   61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      57-62 (+31)  95-100 (+6)  51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  7 G17                  NW  8
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  8 G17    LGT/VAR      NW  8
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           80           60
PRECIP DURATION       8            5            2
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.31         0.39         0.13
LAL                   5            5            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5200                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 18                     NW 21
DISPERSION            38 FAIR                   62 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  8 G21                  NW  9 G18
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 10 G21    SW  6 G17    NW 10 G18

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S TO MID 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO MID 60S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-260915-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
401 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+3)   53-58 (+8)   63-68
RH % (24H TREND)      60-65 (+31)  93-98 (+2)   48-53
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW  9 G23                 NW  9 G18
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 12 G25    SW 14 G30    NW  8 G17
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           70           50
PRECIP DURATION       8            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.44         0.36         0.12
LAL                   5            5            1
LASI                  3                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5400                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 31                     NW 23
DISPERSION            59 GEN GOOD               57 GEN GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SW 12 G29                 NW 11 G22
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 15 G32    SW 18 G38    NW 10 G21

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ087-102-260915-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
401 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-71 (+1)   54-59 (+4)   67-72
RH % (24H TREND)      62-67 (+29)  95-100 (+6)  48-53
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  8 G17                  NW  8 G15
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 10 G19    SW 11 G22    NW  8
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     90           50           30
PRECIP DURATION       5            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   5 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.51         0.24         0.03
LAL                   5            4            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4900                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 26                     NW 23
DISPERSION            64 GOOD                   82 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S 10 G21                  NW 10 G19
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 13 G24    SW 14 G27    NW 11 G19

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

NCZ060-061-260915-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
401 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (-2)   53-58 (+5)   67-72
RH % (24H TREND)      66-71 (+35)  95-100 (+4)  49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  6                      NW  9 G17
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  8 G17    SW 11 G23    NW  9 G17
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     90           50           30
PRECIP DURATION       8            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   5 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.53         0.23         0.02
LAL                   5            4            1
LASI                  2                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5400                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 23                     NW 26
DISPERSION            62 GOOD                   94 GOOD
MAX LVORI             3                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  8 G18                  NW 11 G22
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 11 G21    SW 13 G28    NW 11 G22

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-260915-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
401 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-71 (+1)   53-58 (+9)   64-69
RH % (24H TREND)      57-62 (+29)  95-100 (+3)  51-56
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   NW  7
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      NW  7
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           80           50
PRECIP DURATION       8            5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   5 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.32         0.48         0.09
LAL                   5            5            1
LASI                  2                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4400                      6000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 17                     NW 18
DISPERSION            44 GEN GOOD               70 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE  6 G15                 NW  9 G16
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  8 G16    SW  5        NW  9 G16

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S TO MID 40S. NORTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S
TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-260915-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
401 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      69-74 (+4)   54-59 (+6)   66-71
RH % (24H TREND)      55-60 (+25)  93-98 (+1)   49-54
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  6                      NW  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW  9 G18    SW  8 G18    N  7
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           70           30
PRECIP DURATION       5            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   5 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.35         0.37         0.03
LAL                   5            5            1
LASI                  2                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4500                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 25                     NW 18
DISPERSION            70 GOOD                   72 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  7 G18                  NW  8 G17
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 11 G22    SW 11 G22    N  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-260915-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
401 AM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      70-75 (+5)   56-61 (+3)   69-74
RH % (24H TREND)      57-62 (+24)  93-98 (+5)   48-53
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  6                      NW  6
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 10 G18    SW 11 G20    NW  7
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           40           20
PRECIP DURATION       5            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.41         0.10         0.01
LAL                   5            3            1
LASI                  3                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4500                      5700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 25                     NW 22
DISPERSION            72 GOOD                   84 GOOD
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  8 G17                  NW  8 G17
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SW 12 G22    SW 13 G25    NW  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$


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