weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
NWS Homepage
This page is being discontinued on March 12, 2014.
The same data is available at this site. Please update your bookmarks.
Thank you, and we apologize for the inconvenience.
Please send an email to SR-SRH.Webmaster@noaa.gov with any concerns.


Current Version
Previous Version:    01  02  03  04  05  
[Printable]
358
FNUS54 KMRX 240708
FWFMRX

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
308 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL LINGER OVER THE SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN REGION FOR
THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS...BRINGING DRY AND TRANQUIL CONDITIONS THROUGH
EARLY NEXT WEEK. A WARMING TREND WILL DEVELOP WITH ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES EXPECTED THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK...BRINGING THE
NEXT CHANCE FOR RAIN.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-250815-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
308 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      61-66 (+4)   38-43 (+3)   65-70
RH % (24H TREND)      30-35 (-12)  87-92 (+1)   38-43
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4900                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  6                     W 10
DISPERSION            14 GEN POOR               22 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S.
WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING SOUTH LESS THAN 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-250815-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
308 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      58-63 (+4)   37-42 (+3)   62-67
RH % (24H TREND)      29-34 (-14)  82-87 (-2)   35-40
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  7
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5400                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  8                     NW 12
DISPERSION            18 GEN POOR               17 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   NW  5
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  9 G17

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTH
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-250815-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
308 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-64 (+5)   38-43 (+2)   63-68
RH % (24H TREND)      23-28 (-19)  81-86 (0)    33-38
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    5300                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  7                     NW  9
DISPERSION            14 GEN POOR               12 POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  7

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO UPPER 40S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO UPPER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-250815-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
308 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-70 (+7)   40-45 (+1)   68-73
RH % (24H TREND)      23-28 (-17)  81-86 (-1)   33-38
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4800                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  7                     NW  9
DISPERSION            17 GEN POOR               18 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

NCZ060-061-250815-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
308 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-70 (+7)   37-42 (+1)   68-73
RH % (24H TREND)      20-25 (-18)  85-90 (+3)   29-34
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4900                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  7                     NW  8
DISPERSION            16 GEN POOR               17 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI             4                         4
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR

REMARKS...NONE.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 70S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE WEST EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S TO UPPER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-250815-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
308 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-68 (+4)   38-43 (+1)   67-72
RH % (24H TREND)      30-35 (-10)  88-93 (+3)   36-41
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4800                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     W  8
DISPERSION            15 GEN POOR               20 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-250815-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
308 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (+4)   40-45 (+1)   68-73
RH % (24H TREND)      32-37 (-8)   86-91 (+2)   37-42
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         5
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4700                      4200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  5                      W  7
DISPERSION            13 GEN POOR               18 GEN POOR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-250815-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
308 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-71 (+4)   43-48 (+2)   70-75
RH % (24H TREND)      29-34 (-10)  85-90 (+1)   37-42
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4600                      4200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  6                      NW  9
DISPERSION            16 GEN POOR               23 FAIR
33FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
33FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$




U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE