969  
FNUS52 KGSP 181041  
FWFGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MUCH OF WRN NC...NW SC AND NE GA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
   
..A BIT DRIER THIS WEEKEND
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
MOIST AND UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA  
THROUGH THE TONIGHT. SOME DRYING IS FAVORED OVER THE WEEKEND, WITH  
A RETURN TO MOIST AND ACTIVE WEATHER BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.  
 
NCZ033-049-050-501-503-505-182100-  
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-  
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF INGALLS, BANNER ELK, NEWLAND, SWISS,  
BURNSVILLE, CELO, MICAVILLE, RAMSEYTOWN, BUSICK,  
MOUNT MITCHELL STATE PARK, SPRUCE PINE, POPLAR, PATTERSON,  
JONAS RIDGE, ASHFORD, SUGAR HILL, WOODLAWN, AND OLD FORT  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 30 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 81 64 82  
MAX/MIN RH % 60 92 49  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 3 NW 6 G16 NW 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 6 NW 4 G16 W 3  
PRECIP DURATION 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.10 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 9 PM  
LAL 3 2 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 71/0900 NONE NONE  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5600 6600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 14 W 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 78400 46200  
ADI EARLY 46 GEN GOOD 44 GEN GOOD 30 FAIR  
ADI LATE 50 GEN GOOD 7 POOR 34 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 10 5 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 5 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 3 FOG 9  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH  
56 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM  
RH 65 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ048-052-053-064-065-507-509-182100-  
MADISON-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-  
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-POLK MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FAUST, MARS HILL, MARSHALL, WALNUT,  
ALLENSTAND, HOT SPRINGS, LUCK, WAYNESVILLE, WATERVILLE, CANTON,  
CRUSO, COVE CREEK, LAKE JUNALUSKA, ASHEVILLE, BREVARD,  
CEDAR MOUNTAIN, LITTLE RIVER, HENDERSONVILLE, FLETCHER, DANA,  
EAST FLAT ROCK, TUXEDO, ETOWAH, LAKE LURE, AND SALUDA  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 30 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 82 64 82  
MAX/MIN RH % 59 92 49  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 3 NW 6 NW 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 6 N 4 NW 3  
PRECIP DURATION 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.14 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 10 PM  
LAL 3 2 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 71/0900 NONE NONE  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 5  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6000 6900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 15 W 6  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 90000 41400  
ADI EARLY 54 GEN GOOD 46 GEN GOOD 31 FAIR  
ADI LATE 58 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 30 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 9 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 1 FOG 9  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM  
RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ303-182100-  
NORTH CAROLINA PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 20 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 78 62 80  
MAX/MIN RH % 63 89 48  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 NW 4 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 5 LGT/VAR NW 3  
PRECIP DURATION 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.15 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 9 PM  
LAL 3 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 69/0900 NONE NONE  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 5  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5100 7000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 17 W 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 86700 49000  
ADI EARLY 53 GEN GOOD 44 GEN GOOD 30 FAIR  
ADI LATE 53 GEN GOOD 4 VERY POOR 31 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 9 5 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 5 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 0 FOG 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 6 FOG 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ051-058-059-062-063-182100-  
SWAIN-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEWFOUND GAP, ALARKA, ALMOND,  
BRYSON CITY, LUADA, SMOKEMONT, WESSER, ROBBINSVILLE, STECOAH,  
CULLOWHEE, TUCKASEGEE, SYLVA, FRANKLIN, RAINBOW SPRINGS, KYLE,  
NANTAHALA LAKE, HIGHLANDS, WOLF MOUNTAIN, AND CASHIERS  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 81 62 82  
MAX/MIN RH % 59 91 46  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 3 NW 4 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 5 LGT/VAR W 3  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
LAL 3 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 66/0700 NONE NONE  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 5  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6100 7700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 17 W 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 103700 53900  
ADI EARLY 65 GOOD 47 GEN GOOD 32 FAIR  
ADI LATE 68 GOOD 4 VERY POOR 39 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 5 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 0 FOG 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ035-056-068-502-504-506-508-510-182100-  
ALEXANDER-CATAWBA-CLEVELAND-GREATER CALDWELL-GREATER BURKE-  
EASTERN MCDOWELL-GREATER RUTHERFORD-EASTERN POLK-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BETHLEHEM, ELLENDALE, MILLERSVILLE,  
TAYLORSVILLE, HIDDENITE, STONY POINT, HICKORY, NEWTON,  
ST. STEPHENS, SHELBY, KINGS MOUNTAIN, KINGS CREEK, LENOIR,  
SAWMILLS, GRANITE FALLS, MORGANTON, PLEASANT GROVE, VALDESE,  
MARION, NEBO, DYSARTSVILLE, FERO, GLENWOOD, FOREST CITY,  
RUTHERFORDTON, SPINDALE, TRYON, COLUMBUS, LAKE ADGER,  
AND MILL SPRING  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 50 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 90 69 88  
MAX/MIN RH % 53 92 46  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR W 3 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION 2 2 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.17 0.11 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 AM  
LAL 3 3 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 76/0900 0000 71/0800  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6000 5700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 16 NW 5  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 96000 28500  
ADI EARLY 36 FAIR 41 GEN GOOD 25 FAIR  
ADI LATE 66 GOOD 5 VERY POOR 28 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 10 4 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 3 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.  
HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ036-037-057-182100-  
IREDELL-DAVIE-ROWAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STATESVILLE, MOORESVILLE, FARMINGTON,  
FORK CHURCH, MOCKSVILLE, ADVANCE, AND SALISBURY  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 50 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 91 70 88  
MAX/MIN RH % 52 95 47  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR W 3 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION 2 2 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.08 0.10 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 3 3 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 77/0900 0000 75/0900  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5700 5700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 16 W 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 91200 39900  
ADI EARLY 29 FAIR 38 FAIR 27 FAIR  
ADI LATE 64 GOOD 4 VERY POOR 42 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 10 5 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 7 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 3 FOG 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 8 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.  
HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS  
AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ069>072-082-182100-  
LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLNTON, CROUSE, GASTONIA, CHARLOTTE,  
HUNTERSVILLE, MATTHEWS, CONCORD, KANNAPOLIS, MONROE, TRINITY,  
INDIAN TRAIL, AND WEDDINGTON  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 40 20  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 94 72 90  
MAX/MIN RH % 46 95 47  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 W 5 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 5 PM  
LAL 3 3 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 76/0800 2200 77/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 4  
DSI 2 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6700 6500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 18 W 6  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 120600 39000  
ADI EARLY 50 GEN GOOD 52 GEN GOOD 25 FAIR  
ADI LATE 74 GOOD 5 VERY POOR 41 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 4 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 7 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 5 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ010-017-182100-  
RABUN-HABERSHAM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLAYTON, PINE MOUNTAIN, MOUNTAIN CITY,  
CORNELIA, BALDWIN, DEMOREST, CLARKESVILLE, AND HOLLYWOOD  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 87 66 87  
MAX/MIN RH % 53 91 46  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 3 NW 5 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 6 NW 3 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
LAL 3 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 75/0900 2300 67/0700  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6100 6300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 18 W 5  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 109800 31500  
ADI EARLY 80 GOOD 58 GEN GOOD 21 FAIR  
ADI LATE 86 GOOD 4 VERY POOR 32 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 9 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 3 FOG 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ018-026-028-029-182100-  
STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BOYDVILLE, TOCCOA, ROYSTON, WHITWORTH,  
LAVONIA, FRANKLIN SPRINGS, CANON, HARTWELL, NUBERG, REED CREEK,  
ELBERTON, FORTSONIA, MIDDLETON, AND RUCKERSVILLE  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 30 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 93 72 92  
MAX/MIN RH % 49 87 41  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 W 5 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 9 W 3 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 12 AM  
LAL 3 2 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 81/0900 2300 75/0800  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5  
DSI 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6700 6000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 16 W 3  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 107200 18000  
ADI EARLY 87 GOOD 63 GOOD 21 FAIR  
ADI LATE 92 GOOD 4 VERY POOR 23 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 5 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 6 FOG 9  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND  
90. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ001>003-182100-  
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNTAIN REST, WALHALLA, WESTMINSTER,  
PUMPKINTOWN, TIGERVILLE, GOWENSVILLE, CAESARS HEAD, CLEVELAND,  
AND MARIETTA  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 30 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 91 69 88  
MAX/MIN RH % 50 86 47  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR W 4 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 7 NW 3 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 1 AM  
LAL 3 2 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 77/0900 0200 70/0700  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7200 6200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 18 W 5  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 129600 31000  
ADI EARLY 81 GOOD 59 GEN GOOD 22 FAIR  
ADI LATE 91 GOOD 4 VERY POOR 24 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 4 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 5 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 6 FOG 9  
MIN VSBY LATE 8 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ004>008-010-182100-  
GREATER OCONEE-GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-  
CHEROKEE-ANDERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SENECA, OAKWAY, EASLEY, DACUSVILLE,  
CLEMSON, GREENVILLE, TAYLORS, GREER, MAULDIN, FORK SHOALS,  
SIMPSONVILLE, BEREA, SPARTANBURG, GAFFNEY, AND ANDERSON  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 30 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 94 72 91  
MAX/MIN RH % 48 90 43  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 W 5 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 9 G16 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 5 AM  
LAL 3 3 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 76/0800 2300 74/0800  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 4  
DSI 2 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6600 6000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 22 NE 3  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 145200 18000  
ADI EARLY 82 GOOD 52 GEN GOOD 26 FAIR  
ADI LATE 89 GOOD 3 VERY POOR 25 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 6 FOG 9  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM  
RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ009-011>014-019-182100-  
YORK-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-UNION-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CATAWBA, ROCK HILL, ABBEVILLE,  
CALHOUN FALLS, LAURENS, CLINTON, UNION, MONARCH MILLS,  
BLACKSTOCK, CHESTER, CORNWELL, GREAT FALLS, WARE SHOALS,  
AND NINETY SIX  
640 AM EDT FRI AUG 18 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT SAT  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 40 20  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 95 73 92  
MAX/MIN RH % 45 94 42  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 5 SW 5 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 9 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
LAL 3 3 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 81/0900 2000 78/0900  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
DSI 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7100 6400  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 17 W 5  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 120700 32000  
ADI EARLY 77 GOOD 53 GEN GOOD 27 FAIR  
ADI LATE 80 GOOD 5 VERY POOR 27 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 4 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 7 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 6 FOG 9  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND  
90. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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