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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN
250 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...
...VERY LOW AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES CAN BE EXPECTED
AGAIN TODAY...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
APPALACHIANS TODAY AND TONIGHT...PRODUCING DRY CONDITIONS. A WEAK
COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE TENNESSEE VALLEY FRIDAY BRINGING WITH
IT A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.


VAZ001-002-005-006-008-180800-
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-
250 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (+12)  35-40 (+8)   58-63
RH % (24H TREND)      16-21 (-5)   79-84 (+18)  37-42
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3400                      3100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 10                     SW  3
DISPERSION            11 POOR                   3 VERY POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S TO MID 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ018-041-043-045-047-180800-
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
250 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      62-67 (+11)  33-38 (+7)   57-62
RH % (24H TREND)      16-21 (-4)   80-85 (+17)  40-45
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SE  5        SE  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         4
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4200                      3300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 14                     N  3
DISPERSION            16 GEN POOR               1 VERY POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 70S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTHWEST
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
MID 70S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ072-074-180800-
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-
250 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      60-65 (+7)   36-41 (+10)  56-61
RH % (24H TREND)      13-18 (-5)   84-89 (+24)  43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4500                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  6                     NE  6
DISPERSION            6 VERY POOR               3 VERY POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S. EAST WINDS UP
TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO MID 70S. NORTH WINDS
LESS THAN 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO
70S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ087-102-180800-
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-
250 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (+7)   38-43 (+9)   58-63
RH % (24H TREND)      19-24 (-4)   85-90 (+17)  45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4100                      3200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 13                     E  5
DISPERSION            23 FAIR                   5 VERY POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

NCZ060-061-180800-
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-
250 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (+8)   35-40 (+8)   58-63
RH % (24H TREND)      16-21 (-7)   92-97 (+20)  45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     SE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    4700                      3500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 14                     E  5
DISPERSION            29 FAIR                   5 VERY POOR
MAX LVORI             2                         4

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-180800-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-
250 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-70 (+10)  35-40 (+9)   60-65
RH % (24H TREND)      17-22 (-3)   83-88 (+14)  39-44
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3000                      2700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 10                     S  2
DISPERSION            14 GEN POOR               2 VERY POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-180800-
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-
250 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-69 (+9)   37-42 (+8)   60-65
RH % (24H TREND)      19-24 (-3)   87-92 (+19)  43-48
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3700                      2800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  7                     E  5
DISPERSION            13 GEN POOR               6 VERY POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TNZ076-077-079>085-097>101-180800-
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-
250 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-70 (+9)   38-43 (+8)   61-66
RH % (24H TREND)      22-27 (+2)   86-91 (+18)  45-50
20FT WIND-AM(MPH)     S  5                      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND-PM(MPH)     S  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      8 PM
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  5                         3
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)    3500                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 16                     E  8
DISPERSION            32 FAIR                   13 GEN POOR

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$




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