704  
FNUS54 KMRX 181910  
FWFMRX  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EAST TENNESSEE...SOUTHWEST  
VIRGINIA...AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MORRISTOWN TN  
310 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE IN CONTROL OF OUR  
WEATHER THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO THE FIRST PART OF THE WORK  
WEEK, KEEPING US MOSTLY RAIN FREE THROUGH MONDAY.  
 
VAZ001-002-005-006-008-192015-  
JEFFERSON NATIONAL FOREST/VIRGINIA DISTRICT 6-  
310 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
TEMP (24H TREND) 60-65 (-5) 82-87 (+5) 60-65 82-87  
RH % (24H TREND) 93-98 (-1) 46-51 (-29) 95-100 39-44  
20FT WIND-AM(MPH) SW 5 G15 LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND-PM(MPH) W 5 G15 SW 7 G15 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 5000 7700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 S 3  
DISPERSION 16 GEN POOR 15 GEN POOR  
33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SW 6 G15 E 5  
33FT WIND-PM(MPH) W 7 G15 SW 8 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS  
BECOMING SOUTH LESS THAN 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.   
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 60S TO LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S  
TO LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ018-041-043-045-047-192015-  
NORTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-  
310 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59-64 (-4) 79-84 (+4) 58-63 80-85  
RH % (24H TREND) 89-94 (-4) 46-51 (-24) 90-95 42-47  
20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND-PM(MPH) NW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 5100 8200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 6 S 6  
DISPERSION 12 POOR 27 FAIR  
33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SW 5 SE 5  
33FT WIND-PM(MPH) NW 7 W 6 LGT/VAR SE 5  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. SOUTH WINDS  
LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO UPPER 80S. WEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. NORTH  
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  
LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ072-074-192015-  
TENNESSEE PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK-  
310 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59-64 (-4) 79-84 (+3) 59-64 82-87  
RH % (24H TREND) 86-91 (-5) 44-49 (-23) 84-89 41-46  
20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND-PM(MPH) NW 5 NW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 5 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 5500 8200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 5 S 3  
DISPERSION 8 POOR 13 GEN POOR  
33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
33FT WIND-PM(MPH) NW 6 NW 6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S TO UPPER 60S.  
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO MID 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO  
LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ087-102-192015-  
SOUTHERN CHEROKEE NATIONAL FOREST-  
310 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61-66 (-3) 84-89 (+4) 61-66 86-91  
RH % (24H TREND) 93-98 (-1) 44-49 (-21) 93-98 39-44  
20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND-PM(MPH) NW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 5 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4700 7300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 3 SW 6  
DISPERSION 7 POOR 26 FAIR  
33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
33FT WIND-PM(MPH) NW 6 W 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.  
SOUTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO  
MID 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO  
MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ060-061-192015-  
NANTAHALA NATIONAL FOREST-  
310 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59-64 (-4) 83-88 (+3) 59-64 85-90  
RH % (24H TREND) 95-100 (-1) 46-51 (-20) 93-98 39-44  
20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND-PM(MPH) NW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR S 5  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 5 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 5000 7300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 3 S 7  
DISPERSION 7 POOR 28 FAIR  
MAX LVORI 6 4  
33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 5  
33FT WIND-PM(MPH) NW 6 W 5 LGT/VAR S 6  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS  
LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.  
LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO MID 80S. NORTH WINDS  
LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AND SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S  
TO MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ015>017-038>040-042-044-046-070-192015-  
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT EAST-  
310 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61-66 (-5) 84-89 (+4) 60-65 85-90  
RH % (24H TREND) 93-98 (+2) 45-50 (-21) 93-98 39-44  
20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND-PM(MPH) W 5 SW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 5 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4500 7900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 5 SE 3  
DISPERSION 11 POOR 19 GEN POOR  
33FT WIND-AM(MPH) S 5 E 6  
33FT WIND-PM(MPH) W 7 SW 7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S. EAST  
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 60S TO LOWER 70S.  
LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO  
LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ012>014-035>037-067>069-071-073-086-192015-  
EAST TENNESSEE DISTRICT WEST-  
310 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
TEMP (24H TREND) 63-68 (-5) 85-90 (+3) 62-67 85-90  
RH % (24H TREND) 90-95 (+1) 44-49 (-17) 95-100 38-43  
20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND-PM(MPH) W 5 G15 SW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 5 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4700 8000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 3 S 2  
DISPERSION 12 POOR 16 GEN POOR  
33FT WIND-AM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR  
33FT WIND-PM(MPH) W 6 G15 SW 7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.  
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 70. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO MID 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 70S TO MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S TO  
MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
TNZ077-079>085-097>101-192015-  
CUMBERLAND DISTRICT SOUTH-  
310 PM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017 /210 PM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017/  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
TEMP (24H TREND) 64-69 (-4) 85-90 (+2) 64-69 86-91  
RH % (24H TREND) 89-94 (-2) 44-49 (-15) 93-98 39-44  
20FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FT WIND-PM(MPH) NW 5 SW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
LASI 5 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL) 4500 7600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 3 S 3  
DISPERSION 10 POOR 22 FAIR  
33FT WIND-AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
33FT WIND-PM(MPH) NW 6 SW 6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.  
EAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.   
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S TO LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID  
60S. HIGHS IN THE 80S. NORTH WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE 70S  
TO UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO MID 80S. EAST WINDS LESS THAN  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
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