422  
FOUS54 KGSP 160330 AAA  
PFWGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
GAZ017-160900-  
CHATTOOGA #1-HABERSHAM GA-ELEV 1500 FT  
34.64N 83.52W ELEV. 1500 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 26 54 32 55 43  
TEMP 30 28 27 39 52 54 45 39 36 34 32 42 51 54 50 47 46 44 44  
DEWPT 22 21 22 24 24 25 28 28 28 27 26 30 31 34 39 41 42 43 44  
MAX/MIN RH 80 32 80 45 100  
RH 73 78 80 55 33 33 52 65 71 75 80 62 46 47 65 77 88 94100  
WIND DIR W NW NW NW SW SW W NW NW NW NW S S SW SE NW NW W E  
WIND DIR DEG 29 30 31 31 24 23 26 30 30 32 33 18 19 22 13 33 30 29 08  
WIND SPD 4 3 3 2 3 4 2 2 2 2 1 1 2 2 0 1 1 1 0  
CLOUDS CL FW FW FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 2 8 12 6 4 6 14 27 39 52 64 71 78 84 91 92 93 94 95  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 40 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.01 0.07  
RAIN S C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 5 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 800 2600 3100 1300 300 2000 2000  
T WIND DIR NW NW W NW NW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 6 10 9 3 2 16 28  
ADI 7 38 41 2 2 52 74  
MAX LVORI 4 4 2 3 5 4 3  
STABILITY D B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 9800 4400 3200 2300  
STA PRES 28.55 28.62 28.60 28.65 28.63 28.64 28.58 28.57 28.56  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 60 47 64 41 60 38 57 42 61  
TEMP 57 55 50 47 61 55 46 42 57 51 43 39 54 51 45 43 57 53  
DEWPT 54 51 48 46 52 50 44 39 37 37 37 35 39 42 43 43 50 51  
MIN/MAX RH 79 97 66 95 44 88 54 100 72  
RH 87 87 94 96 73 84 93 89 48 59 81 88 57 71 90100 77 94  
WIND DIR SW W W W W W NW NW NW N E E SE E E SE SW SW  
WIND SPD 2 2 2 2 5 4 4 3 4 2 2 2 4 3 2 1 4 2  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV  
POP 12HR 60 50 50 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS L L C C C C S S S C C C C  
 

 
 
GAZ010-160900-  
TALLULAH #1-RABUN GA-ELEV 2728 FT  
34.91N 83.33W ELEV. 2728 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 26 51 36 51 45  
TEMP 29 28 27 38 49 51 44 40 38 37 36 43 49 51 49 47 46 46 45  
DEWPT 16 16 17 19 18 19 24 23 21 19 20 22 26 31 37 40 41 43 44  
MAX/MIN RH 61 27 52 40 99  
RH 59 60 64 46 28 28 46 49 49 47 52 44 40 46 62 75 82 90 97  
WIND DIR NW NW N N SW SW W NW NW NW NW SW SW SW SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 33 33 34 34 24 23 29 32 32 31 32 21 21 23 23 25 26 26 26  
WIND SPD 11 10 6 4 3 4 3 3 2 2 2 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
CLOUDS CL CL FW FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 3 5 6 11 4 6 14 28 41 55 68 74 80 85 91 91 92 93 93  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 50 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.01 0.06  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 5 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 1000 2400 2600 1000 300 1800 1800  
T WIND DIR NW NW W NW NW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 10 12 11 3 3 19 39  
ADI 10 38 44 2 2 44 73  
MAX LVORI 3 3 2 2 2 2 2  
STABILITY D C D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 14700 10000 4800 3300 2400  
STA PRES 27.68 27.75 27.74 27.79 27.78 27.79 27.74 27.72 27.71  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 59 50 62 43 55 40 53 45 57  
TEMP 56 55 52 50 60 54 47 43 53 49 43 40 51 50 46 45 55 52  
DEWPT 50 47 44 43 48 46 42 35 30 32 34 32 35 38 41 45 48 47  
MIN/MAX RH 71 76 59 84 39 73 52 100 71  
RH 80 73 75 76 64 74 83 72 40 51 68 73 54 65 83100 76 83  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW NW NW NE E E SE SE S SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 4 3 4 4 5 6 8 5 5 3 3 3 4 3 3 3 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV  
POP 12HR 50 40 50 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
SCZ001-160900-  
ANDREW PICKENS-OCONEE SC-ELEV 1650 FT  
34.81N 83.13W ELEV. 1650 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 29 51 35 54 45  
TEMP 31 30 30 39 48 51 44 40 38 36 35 43 51 53 50 48 47 46 45  
DEWPT 21 20 21 23 23 25 28 28 26 25 25 28 30 33 38 40 42 43 45  
MAX/MIN RH 70 35 67 44 100  
RH 66 67 69 53 36 36 53 60 63 64 67 56 44 46 62 73 84 91 98  
WIND DIR NW NW N N SW SW W NW NW NW NW SW SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 31 32 34 02 21 21 27 30 31 31 31 21 21 23 25 26 27 26 25  
WIND SPD 5 4 3 2 3 4 2 2 2 2 1 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 1  
CLOUDS CL FW FW FW CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 2 6 10 8 4 6 12 24 35 46 57 65 73 82 90 91 92 93 93  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 40 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.04  
RAIN S C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 5 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 1000 2400 2600 1000 300 1900 2100  
T WIND DIR NW NW W NW NW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 4 6 8 2 1 17 28  
ADI 3 28 34 1 1 39 74  
MAX LVORI 3 3 2 3 4 3 2  
STABILITY D B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 10500 4800 3300 2500  
STA PRES 28.62 28.69 28.67 28.72 28.70 28.71 28.66 28.64 28.63  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 60 49 64 43 58 40 55 44 59  
TEMP 57 55 51 49 62 56 47 43 56 51 44 40 52 51 47 45 57 54  
DEWPT 53 49 47 45 51 49 45 38 36 38 37 35 38 42 43 45 50 51  
MIN/MAX RH 76 87 63 91 45 80 57 100 75  
RH 84 80 85 86 69 79 90 82 48 60 76 80 59 71 89100 80 92  
WIND DIR SW W W W W W NW NW NW N E NE SE E NW S SW SW  
WIND SPD 3 2 2 2 4 5 5 3 4 2 1 1 3 2 2 1 3 2  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 40 40 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
SCZ008-160900-  
KINGS MOUNTAIN-CHEROKEE SC-ELEV 820 FT  
35.15N 81.40W ELEV. 820 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 27 51 30 55 43  
TEMP 31 29 28 38 49 51 43 37 35 32 31 42 51 55 50 47 46 44 43  
DEWPT 23 22 22 25 25 25 27 27 28 27 27 31 31 33 35 36 38 40 41  
MAX/MIN RH 79 36 87 42 92  
RH 71 76 78 57 39 36 53 66 75 80 87 65 45 43 56 65 74 84 92  
WIND DIR W NW W SW SW SW SW S SW S NW S S SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 29 30 28 21 22 22 21 20 21 19 31 19 20 21 21 22 23 23 22  
WIND SPD 2 2 2 2 5 5 3 2 1 1 0 2 4 4 3 3 3 3 2  
CLOUDS CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 2 3 1 2 4 3 3 16 28 40 53 61 70 78 87 87 87 88 88  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 10 20  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 400 2800 2700 900 300 1900 2600  
T WIND DIR W W SW S S SW SW  
T WIND SPD 2 9 9 3 2 17 24  
ADI 2 39 38 2 2 39 52  
MAX LVORI 4 4 2 4 6 5 2  
STABILITY E B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 12800 6200 4200 3900  
STA PRES 29.39 29.45 29.42 29.47 29.46 29.46 29.38 29.38 29.37  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 60 47 65 43 59 37 57 43 62  
TEMP 58 55 50 48 62 56 48 43 56 50 41 37 54 51 46 43 58 56  
DEWPT 50 51 49 46 52 51 46 39 33 33 31 30 37 40 42 42 50 53  
MIN/MAX RH 73 97 63 94 38 77 50 99 69  
RH 77 87 97 95 69 82 93 84 41 52 66 77 53 64 87 98 73 89  
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW W W NW NW N E E S SE S SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 4 3 4 3 6 5 4 3 4 2 1 1 2 2 2 1 5 3  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 50 30 30 10 10 10 10 30 40  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C  
 

 
 
SCZ013-160900-  
WHITMIRE-UNION SC-ELEV 565 FT  
34.63N 81.60W ELEV. 565 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 28 53 32 58 46  
TEMP 34 30 29 40 50 52 44 39 36 34 32 44 54 57 53 50 48 47 46  
DEWPT 25 24 24 25 25 25 30 29 30 29 30 32 32 34 38 38 40 42 44  
MAX/MIN RH 80 34 90 39 93  
RH 70 78 81 55 37 35 57 68 78 82 90 63 43 41 57 64 72 84 93  
WIND DIR NW W N SE SW SW SW S S S W S S SW S SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 31 29 34 15 21 22 21 20 20 19 25 19 20 21 20 22 23 23 21  
WIND SPD 3 2 2 2 4 4 2 2 1 1 1 2 4 3 2 2 2 2 1  
CLOUDS CL FW CL FW CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 3 8 5 8 2 3 3 15 27 39 51 60 69 78 87 88 89 90 92  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 20 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.02  
RAIN SHWRS S C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 400 2800 3000 800 300 2300 2300  
T WIND DIR W W SW S S SW SW  
T WIND SPD 2 4 8 2 2 14 19  
ADI 2 25 33 1 2 36 50  
MAX LVORI 5 4 3 4 7 5 2  
STABILITY E B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 13500 5900 3800 2600  
STA PRES 29.70 29.77 29.74 29.78 29.78 29.77 29.69 29.69 29.68  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 61 50 67 46 61 39 59 45 64  
TEMP 59 56 52 50 64 58 50 46 58 52 44 40 56 53 48 45 61 58  
DEWPT 51 53 52 49 54 54 48 42 36 37 35 34 39 43 45 45 51 55  
MIN/MAX RH 75 99 65 95 41 79 50 100 68  
RH 77 89 99 98 70 85 94 86 43 57 71 79 52 66 89100 71 89  
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW W NW N N NE E NE SE SE S S SW SW  
WIND SPD 4 3 4 3 6 5 4 3 4 2 1 1 2 2 2 1 5 2  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 60 40 40 20 10 10 20 30 40  
RAIN SHWRS L L C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ048-160900-  
SEVEN MILE RIDGE-MADISON NC-ELEV 2150 FT  
35.80N 82.65W ELEV. 2150 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 25 51 30 53 41  
TEMP 27 26 26 36 50 50 42 37 34 32 30 40 49 53 48 45 44 42 41  
DEWPT 20 19 20 23 23 23 23 24 24 23 22 26 28 29 33 36 39 40 41  
MAX/MIN RH 80 33 72 39 100  
RH 74 76 77 60 35 33 48 59 67 69 72 56 42 40 55 71 83 91100  
WIND DIR NW N NW NW NW NW N NE NE E E SE SW SE S S W S SW  
WIND DIR DEG 33 34 33 33 31 30 34 06 03 08 09 15 21 15 17 18 26 19 22  
WIND SPD 6 4 3 4 4 3 2 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 0 1 1  
CLOUDS FW FW FW CL FW CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 15 11 8 4 8 4 13 27 40 54 67 72 76 81 86 86 87 88 88  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 40 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.01 0.02  
RAIN S S C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 2700 3300 3300 1500 300 2100 2800  
T WIND DIR NW NW NW NE E SW SW  
T WIND SPD 11 16 11 1 1 13 27  
ADI 18 62 58 1 2 42 81  
MAX LVORI 4 3 2 4 4 3 2  
STABILITY E C D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 10300 5700 4200 4400  
STA PRES 27.36 27.41 27.40 27.44 27.43 27.42 27.36 27.37 27.37  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 60 45 60 37 54 35 58 39 61  
TEMP 57 54 48 45 58 51 42 37 51 46 39 35 54 51 43 39 58 52  
DEWPT 50 47 45 43 47 45 40 33 28 28 27 27 35 36 37 39 46 46  
MIN/MAX RH 68 94 61 95 38 72 44 100 59  
RH 77 76 91 93 67 80 94 84 41 48 61 72 49 56 80100 66 81  
WIND DIR W W W W W NW NW NW NW N SE SE S SE S S SW SW  
WIND SPD 3 2 3 2 5 6 9 5 6 2 3 3 4 4 3 2 3 2  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 40 50 20 5 5 10 30 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ049-160900-  
BUSICK-YANCEY NC-ELEV 2892 FT  
35.77N 82.19W ELEV. 2892 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 22 49 30 51 39  
TEMP 26 24 23 34 49 44 40 36 34 32 30 40 48 50 46 43 41 40 39  
DEWPT 19 19 19 20 20 21 21 20 18 18 18 21 23 27 31 35 38 39 39  
MAX/MIN RH 82 31 61 37 100  
RH 76 82 83 57 31 39 46 51 53 56 61 47 37 40 56 73 87 97100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW W W W W W W W S SW S SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 31 31 31 31 28 26 29 29 29 29 27 20 22 20 23 25 27 27 27  
WIND SPD 11 11 9 6 5 4 5 4 3 3 2 3 4 5 4 6 5 5 4  
CLOUDS FW FW FW CL FW CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV  
CLOUDS(%) 16 11 8 4 7 4 13 27 41 55 69 72 76 80 84 85 86 87 88  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 40 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.01  
RAIN S C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 5 5 4 4 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 1300 2100 2000 400 300 1100 1800  
T WIND DIR NW NW W NW NW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 11 21 14 4 3 18 34  
ADI 13 56 54 2 2 29 62  
MAX LVORI 4 4 2 2 3 3 2  
STABILITY C C D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 16500 11500 6300 4400 4000  
STA PRES 27.17 27.24 27.24 27.29 27.29 27.28 27.22 27.22 27.22  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 58 44 59 35 50 33 52 36 57  
TEMP 55 52 47 44 57 49 40 35 48 43 37 33 49 46 40 37 53 48  
DEWPT 47 43 43 41 44 42 38 28 23 27 26 26 33 35 38 37 44 46  
MIN/MAX RH 65 91 57 94 36 75 50 100 66  
RH 75 72 87 91 62 77 93 77 37 51 64 75 54 65 94100 72 90  
WIND DIR W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW SE S S S S SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 5 5 6 5 6 11 13 9 10 4 3 3 4 4 5 3 4 4  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 40 40 10 5 10 10 30 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ058-160900-  
CHEOAH-GRAHAM NC-ELEV 2000 FT  
35.34N 83.82W ELEV. 2000 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 22 53 28 53 40  
TEMP 24 23 23 36 51 53 42 36 33 30 28 39 49 53 48 45 43 42 41  
DEWPT 20 20 20 26 24 23 28 27 25 24 24 29 31 35 39 41 42 42 41  
MAX/MIN RH 90 31 82 47 100  
RH 87 89 90 68 34 31 58 68 74 77 82 65 48 50 70 88 97100100  
WIND DIR NW NW W W W SW S S SE SE SE S S S S S S S S  
WIND DIR DEG 32 32 27 26 26 23 19 16 15 15 14 17 18 17 17 18 19 19 19  
WIND SPD 2 2 1 2 3 3 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 4 2 3 2 3 2  
CLOUDS CL CL FW FW CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 2 5 7 9 5 5 16 30 43 57 70 75 81 86 91 91 92 93 93  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 50 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.04 0.09  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 1800 3300 3500 1500 300 2000 2000  
T WIND DIR NW W SW S S SW SW  
T WIND SPD 5 12 9 3 3 20 36  
ADI 5 51 47 2 4 69 80  
MAX LVORI 6 5 3 3 5 4 3  
STABILITY E B D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 13700 8300 4500 2400 1400  
STA PRES 27.18 27.24 27.23 27.27 27.25 27.24 27.19 27.20 27.20  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 61 44 62 37 57 34 59 39 61  
TEMP 57 54 47 44 59 52 42 37 54 48 39 35 55 51 43 40 58 51  
DEWPT 52 49 44 43 50 47 40 35 33 32 31 32 39 40 40 40 48 49  
MIN/MAX RH 74 97 64 94 41 90 49 100 63  
RH 83 84 90 97 71 84 91 93 45 54 72 90 54 66 87100 69 91  
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW W W NW NW N NE E SE S S S S SW W  
WIND SPD 3 2 2 2 3 3 4 2 4 2 3 3 4 4 4 2 4 2  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 OV OV  
POP 12HR 50 50 50 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ064-160900-  
DAVIDSON RIVER-TRANSYLVANIA NC-ELEV 3200 FT  
35.35N 82.78W ELEV. 3200 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 23 50 30 51 38  
TEMP 25 24 24 35 50 48 41 36 33 31 30 39 47 50 46 43 41 39 39  
DEWPT 15 15 15 17 17 18 18 15 12 11 11 14 21 28 36 39 39 39 39  
MAX/MIN RH 70 26 44 34 100  
RH 67 68 69 48 26 30 40 41 41 42 44 36 35 42 70 87 93100100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW W W W W W W W SW SW SW SW SW W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 32 32 31 31 28 26 29 28 28 25 25 22 22 22 23 24 25 25 25  
WIND SPD 12 11 9 6 5 4 5 4 3 3 4 6 6 9 9 10 8 8 8  
CLOUDS FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 8 8 4 4 3 8 13 27 41 56 70 74 78 83 87 87 87 87 87  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 40 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.01 0.02  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 5 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 700 2000 1900 500 300 900 1300  
T WIND DIR NW W W W W SW SW  
T WIND SPD 8 19 12 3 2 25 50  
ADI 9 48 46 2 4 38 76  
MAX LVORI 3 3 2 2 2 2 3  
STABILITY C C D F D D D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 14800 10700 5600 3000 1800  
STA PRES 26.65 26.72 26.72 26.77 26.77 26.76 26.70 26.71 26.71  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 57 44 59 35 51 33 52 37 57  
TEMP 54 51 46 44 56 49 40 35 48 44 37 33 49 46 40 37 53 49  
DEWPT 47 41 40 38 43 42 35 26 25 24 28 27 32 35 38 37 44 44  
MIN/MAX RH 67 80 56 85 37 78 50 100 63  
RH 78 68 78 80 61 76 84 71 40 46 70 78 53 66 93100 70 82  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW NW NW N S S S S SW SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 8 8 8 8 8 12 13 10 10 4 5 5 5 6 9 6 8 6  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 40 40 10 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ505-160900-  
GRANDFATHER-MCDOWELL NC-ELEV 1600 FT  
35.76N 82.04W ELEV. 1600 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 25 52 30 54 40  
TEMP 29 27 26 37 51 50 43 37 34 32 30 41 50 53 48 45 43 41 40  
DEWPT 21 21 21 22 21 24 24 24 23 22 22 26 27 30 33 35 37 38 40  
MAX/MIN RH 80 30 70 39 100  
RH 72 78 79 54 30 35 47 58 63 65 70 54 40 41 56 67 81 87100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW W W SW W NW NW NW N S S S SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 32 32 31 29 25 21 29 30 31 32 34 17 20 19 23 25 28 29 29  
WIND SPD 5 5 4 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 1 2 2 2 2  
CLOUDS FW CL CL CL FW CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV  
CLOUDS(%) 8 5 5 3 6 4 11 24 38 52 66 70 74 79 83 85 86 87 88  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 30 30  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.01  
RAIN S S  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C S  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 2400 3000 3200 1300 300 2500 2900  
T WIND DIR NW W W NW NW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 13 16 10 3 3 16 24  
ADI 19 61 55 2 2 49 79  
MAX LVORI 4 3 2 3 4 3 2  
STABILITY E B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 11800 6300 4500 13300  
STA PRES 27.79 27.85 27.85 27.89 27.89 27.89 27.82 27.82 27.81  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 61 45 62 38 56 34 56 38 59  
TEMP 58 55 48 45 60 52 43 38 53 47 38 34 52 49 41 38 56 51  
DEWPT 49 47 45 44 47 45 40 32 25 29 28 27 33 36 38 38 45 47  
MIN/MAX RH 66 94 58 91 32 73 45 100 63  
RH 73 75 90 94 63 77 90 78 33 50 65 73 49 61 86100 68 86  
WIND DIR SW W W W W W NW NW NW NW E SE S S S SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 3 3 4 4 5 6 9 5 5 2 1 1 3 2 1 1 2 2  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 30 30 10 5 10 10 30 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ064-160900-  
GUION FARM-TRANSYLVANIA NC-ELEV 2600 FT  
35.21N 82.59W ELEV. 2600 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 25 48 31 50 41  
TEMP 27 26 26 35 48 47 41 37 34 33 31 40 47 50 46 44 43 41 41  
DEWPT 17 18 19 20 19 19 23 22 22 21 21 22 25 27 34 38 40 41 41  
MAX/MIN RH 74 32 64 40 100  
RH 65 71 72 53 32 33 48 55 60 63 64 49 41 41 62 80 90100100  
WIND DIR NW N NW NW SW SW W W W W W SW SW SW SW SW W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 33 34 33 32 24 22 26 28 29 28 27 21 21 21 23 24 25 25 26  
WIND SPD 5 5 5 3 4 5 4 3 2 2 2 5 6 6 5 5 4 4 4  
CLOUDS CL FW CL CL CL FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV  
CLOUDS(%) 5 6 3 3 3 6 9 22 36 49 63 69 74 80 85 86 87 87 88  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 30 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.02  
RAIN S C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 5 5 5 4 3 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 500 2000 2000 600 300 1100 1400  
T WIND DIR NW W W W W SW SW  
T WIND SPD 8 13 10 3 2 24 42  
ADI 6 35 36 2 2 40 68  
MAX LVORI 3 3 2 3 3 3 1  
STABILITY E C D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 11700 5600 4000 4000  
STA PRES 27.69 27.76 27.74 27.79 27.78 27.78 27.72 27.72 27.71  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 57 46 61 38 53 36 52 40 57  
TEMP 54 52 48 46 58 52 43 38 50 46 39 36 49 47 42 40 54 51  
DEWPT 51 46 44 42 47 46 40 32 28 29 31 30 35 37 40 40 47 48  
MIN/MAX RH 77 87 60 91 40 79 54 100 72  
RH 89 79 85 87 65 80 89 79 42 51 71 79 57 68 93100 77 89  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW NW NW N S S S S S SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 5 5 5 4 6 10 10 8 6 3 2 3 3 3 4 3 5 4  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 30 30 10 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ062-160900-  
HIGHLANDS-MACON NC-ELEV 3915 FT  
35.09N 83.22W ELEV. 3915 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 23 45 32 49 41  
TEMP 25 24 24 34 44 45 40 36 34 33 32 39 46 48 45 44 42 42 41  
DEWPT 15 15 15 18 17 18 19 12 9 10 11 15 23 32 40 42 42 42 41  
MAX/MIN RH 68 32 43 36 100  
RH 64 67 70 51 32 34 43 36 34 38 42 37 39 53 80 95 97100100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW W W W NW W W SW SW SW SW SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 33 33 32 32 28 26 29 30 29 26 24 21 22 23 23 25 26 25 26  
WIND SPD 13 12 9 8 6 5 5 4 3 3 3 5 5 8 8 9 6 8 6  
CLOUDS CL FW FW FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 5 6 6 10 3 6 15 28 42 56 70 74 79 84 89 89 90 91 92  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 50 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.01 0.05  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 5 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 400 1300 1300 400 300 600 600  
T WIND DIR NW NW W NW NW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 9 18 12 3 1 23 46  
ADI 10 31 31 2 2 34 54  
MAX LVORI 3 3 2 2 2 2 3  
STABILITY C C D F E D D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 14700 10200 4800 3100 2400  
STA PRES 26.93 27.00 27.00 27.04 27.03 27.03 26.98 26.98 26.98  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 55 46 57 37 50 36 50 40 55  
TEMP 53 52 48 46 55 49 42 38 48 44 39 36 47 46 42 40 52 49  
DEWPT 48 41 41 40 45 43 36 28 26 28 31 30 34 38 40 40 45 46  
MIN/MAX RH 68 79 62 84 40 80 57 100 73  
RH 82 68 75 78 67 78 82 69 41 52 74 80 59 75 92100 78 88  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW N NW NE SE S S S SW SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 6 5 6 6 8 10 11 8 9 3 4 4 5 4 8 5 6 5  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 40 40 10 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ059-160900-  
JACKSON COUNTY-JACKSON NC-ELEV 2800 FT  
35.32N 83.21W ELEV. 2800 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 24 48 31 52 42  
TEMP 25 25 25 35 46 48 41 37 34 32 31 40 48 51 48 45 44 43 42  
DEWPT 18 18 18 22 21 20 23 23 22 18 19 25 28 32 37 40 40 41 42  
MAX/MIN RH 79 31 63 44 100  
RH 74 73 75 60 37 31 48 58 60 56 62 54 45 47 66 82 85 94 99  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW W W W SW NW S SE S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 32 32 32 31 27 26 27 21 30 20 15 20 21 21 21 22 23 23 24  
WIND SPD 2 2 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 2 3 3  
CLOUDS CL FW CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 5 6 4 5 3 5 14 28 42 56 69 74 79 84 89 89 89 90 90  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 40 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.02 0.05  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 2200 3100 3400 700 300 2600 2600  
T WIND DIR NW W W W SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 6 13 10 1 1 21 35  
ADI 6 58 61 1 3 68 109  
MAX LVORI 4 4 2 3 3 3 3  
STABILITY E B C F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 14800 9700 4900 2000 1700  
STA PRES 26.73 26.80 26.80 26.84 26.83 26.82 26.77 26.78 26.78  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 58 46 61 38 55 36 55 40 59  
TEMP 56 53 48 46 58 52 43 39 52 47 40 36 52 49 43 40 55 51  
DEWPT 49 46 44 42 46 44 40 34 31 27 32 31 35 36 39 40 46 46  
MIN/MAX RH 70 87 59 90 38 80 48 100 65  
RH 79 75 85 86 64 75 89 85 44 45 72 80 52 59 85100 70 83  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW NW N NE E SE S SE S S SW SW  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 3 4 5 6 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 40 40 10 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ070-160900-  
MOUNTAIN ISLAND LAKE-GASTON NC-ELEV 500 FT  
35.38N 80.99W ELEV. 500 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 27 51 31 55 43  
TEMP 30 29 28 38 49 51 43 38 35 32 31 42 51 55 50 47 45 44 43  
DEWPT 23 23 23 24 23 23 26 27 28 27 27 30 30 31 35 36 37 38 39  
MAX/MIN RH 81 33 86 39 90  
RH 74 79 80 56 35 33 52 66 76 79 86 62 43 40 56 66 72 81 88  
WIND DIR W NW W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW N S S SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 29 30 28 23 22 22 22 21 22 21 34 19 20 21 21 22 23 23 23  
WIND SPD 3 2 2 3 5 5 3 2 1 1 1 2 5 5 3 3 3 3 2  
CLOUDS CL CL CL CL FW CL CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 2 2 2 3 12 3 5 17 29 42 54 62 69 77 85 85 85 85 85  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 10 20  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 600 2800 2800 1200 300 2000 2700  
T WIND DIR W W SW SW SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 4 9 11 4 2 16 23  
ADI 3 39 42 3 2 38 52  
MAX LVORI 5 4 2 4 6 5 2  
STABILITY E B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 13200 6600 4300 12800  
STA PRES 29.38 29.45 29.42 29.47 29.46 29.46 29.38 29.37 29.37  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 60 47 66 42 59 36 57 42 62  
TEMP 57 55 49 47 63 56 47 42 56 50 40 36 53 51 45 42 58 55  
DEWPT 49 50 49 46 51 50 45 37 30 31 30 29 36 38 42 42 50 52  
MIN/MAX RH 71 99 60 94 35 75 48 100 68  
RH 73 85 97 98 66 79 93 82 37 49 65 75 51 62 88100 72 90  
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW W W NW NW N E E S S SW SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 4 4 4 3 6 5 5 4 5 2 1 1 3 3 2 2 6 4  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 40 30 30 10 10 10 10 30 40  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ503-160900-  
NORTH COVE-BURKE NC-ELEV 2657 FT  
35.82N 81.94W ELEV. 2657 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 26 48 32 51 42  
TEMP 30 27 27 36 47 47 42 38 36 34 32 41 48 51 48 45 44 43 42  
DEWPT 19 20 19 22 21 22 23 22 22 21 21 25 26 29 32 34 37 38 40  
MAX/MIN RH 74 35 62 40 95  
RH 64 73 74 55 35 36 46 52 57 58 62 54 42 43 54 65 77 82 92  
WIND DIR NW NW NW W W SW W NW NW NW N S S S SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 30 30 30 29 25 23 28 30 31 31 34 19 20 20 23 25 27 28 29  
WIND SPD 9 8 6 5 4 4 3 3 2 2 2 1 3 3 2 3 3 3 3  
CLOUDS FW CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 10 5 5 2 4 4 9 23 37 51 64 69 74 79 84 85 85 86 87  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 20 30  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.01  
RAIN S  
RAIN SHWRS S C C S S  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 1900 2600 2500 1000 300 1600 2100  
T WIND DIR NW W W NW NW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 12 16 10 3 3 14 23  
ADI 13 48 43 2 2 36 57  
MAX LVORI 3 3 2 3 3 3 2  
STABILITY D C D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 12200 6300 4500 16500  
STA PRES 27.99 28.06 28.05 28.10 28.10 28.09 28.03 28.02 28.01  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 59 47 60 39 53 35 53 40 57  
TEMP 56 54 49 47 58 52 44 39 51 46 39 36 50 48 43 40 54 50  
DEWPT 49 46 45 43 47 45 41 31 24 28 27 26 33 35 38 39 46 46  
MIN/MAX RH 69 88 61 92 33 68 49 97 68  
RH 76 74 87 87 66 77 92 73 34 48 61 67 53 61 82 96 73 87  
WIND DIR SW W W W W W NW NW NW NW SE SE S S SW W SW SW  
WIND SPD 3 3 5 5 5 8 10 8 8 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 3 3  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 30 30 30 10 5 10 10 30 40  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ508-160900-  
RUTHERFORD COUNTY-RUTHERFORD NC-ELEV 1056 FT  
35.43N 81.94W ELEV. 1056 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 26 51 30 54 41  
TEMP 29 27 27 37 49 51 42 37 34 32 30 41 50 53 49 45 44 42 41  
DEWPT 23 22 22 24 23 24 26 27 26 26 26 28 30 32 36 37 39 39 41  
MAX/MIN RH 82 34 84 42 100  
RH 76 80 81 57 35 35 52 66 74 78 84 61 45 44 61 71 83 90100  
WIND DIR W NW NW SW SW S SW SW NW N NW S S S S SW SW SW W  
WIND DIR DEG 27 30 30 23 21 20 21 23 31 34 33 18 20 19 20 22 24 24 26  
WIND SPD 2 1 2 2 4 5 3 1 1 1 1 1 4 4 2 3 2 2 1  
CLOUDS CL CL CL CL FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 1 2 2 2 6 2 8 20 33 46 59 66 72 78 85 85 86 86 87  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 20 30  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN S  
RAIN SHWRS S S C S S  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 400 2900 3200 1100 300 2200 2400  
T WIND DIR W W SW SW N SW SW  
T WIND SPD 2 9 10 2 1 17 26  
ADI 1 40 45 1 1 49 54  
MAX LVORI 6 4 2 4 6 4 2  
STABILITY E B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 12200 6300 7700 4800  
STA PRES 29.00 29.06 29.03 29.08 29.07 29.07 29.00 29.00 28.99  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 60 45 65 39 58 34 56 39 60  
TEMP 57 54 48 45 61 54 45 40 55 49 39 35 53 49 43 40 56 52  
DEWPT 50 50 46 44 50 49 42 35 29 32 31 29 35 39 40 40 47 50  
MIN/MAX RH 73 98 60 94 35 81 49 100 68  
RH 78 86 94 97 66 82 92 84 37 52 73 81 52 66 89100 72 91  
WIND DIR SW W W W W W NW NW NW N E NE S S S W SW SW  
WIND SPD 3 3 4 3 5 6 5 4 4 2 1 1 3 2 2 1 3 2  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 30 30 10 10 10 10 30 40  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ035-160900-  
TAYLORSVILLE-ALEXANDER NC-ELEV 1190 FT  
35.91N 81.14W ELEV. 1190 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 26 51 29 52 39  
TEMP 30 27 27 37 49 50 41 36 34 31 30 40 48 51 47 44 42 40 39  
DEWPT 21 20 21 22 22 23 25 26 25 24 25 28 29 30 33 34 35 36 37  
MAX/MIN RH 77 33 81 43 92  
RH 69 75 77 54 34 35 52 64 71 75 81 62 47 44 59 69 77 82 90  
WIND DIR W W W SW SW SW SW SW W W NW S S SW SW SW SW SW W  
WIND DIR DEG 27 27 26 24 22 22 23 24 28 25 33 18 20 21 22 23 23 24 26  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 3 6 5 3 2 1 1 1 1 4 4 3 3 3 2 2  
CLOUDS CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 2 1 4 1 2 2 6 19 32 46 59 66 72 79 86 85 84 84 83  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 900 2700 3000 1100 300 1600 2200  
T WIND DIR W W SW SW W SW SW  
T WIND SPD 5 11 11 3 1 16 24  
ADI 5 42 47 2 1 37 47  
MAX LVORI 4 3 2 3 6 4 2  
STABILITY E B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 12700 6800 4800 7800  
STA PRES 28.93 28.99 28.96 29.01 29.01 29.00 28.93 28.93 28.92  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 58 44 64 39 57 33 54 39 58  
TEMP 55 53 47 44 61 54 44 39 54 47 38 34 51 48 42 39 55 52  
DEWPT 46 47 44 43 48 45 42 33 26 28 28 26 34 36 39 39 45 48  
MIN/MAX RH 68 95 56 91 32 74 48 100 66  
RH 71 83 91 95 63 73 91 77 34 46 65 73 52 62 88100 69 87  
WIND DIR SW SW W W W W W NW NW NW NE NE S S SW SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 3 5 5 5 4 5 2 1 1 3 2 2 2 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 30 30 30 5 5 5 10 30 40  
RAIN SHWRS C C C S C C S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ062-160900-  
FRANKLIN-MACON NC-ELEV 2160 FT  
35.17N 83.41W ELEV. 2160 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 21 54 28 53 40  
TEMP 25 22 22 35 50 54 42 36 33 30 29 40 49 53 48 45 43 41 40  
DEWPT 19 18 18 23 22 22 26 25 24 22 22 27 30 34 39 40 40 41 40  
MAX/MIN RH 85 28 76 45 100  
RH 77 83 86 61 33 28 54 64 69 71 76 60 47 49 72 85 91 97100  
WIND DIR N N N NW W W W NW NW S SE S S S S SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 00 00 35 33 27 26 27 31 32 18 15 18 19 19 20 22 23 22 23  
WIND SPD 3 3 2 2 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 2 3 3 2 2 2 2 2  
CLOUDS CL CL CL FW CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 4 5 4 9 4 5 13 28 43 58 72 77 81 85 90 90 91 91 92  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 50 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.02 0.06  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 1800 3300 3600 1500 300 2000 2000  
T WIND DIR NW NW W NW SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 8 14 10 2 1 21 39  
ADI 12 60 63 1 3 63 97  
MAX LVORI 5 3 2 4 4 4 3  
STABILITY E B C F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 14700 8700 4800 2700 1900  
STA PRES 27.02 27.09 27.08 27.13 27.11 27.11 27.06 27.06 27.06  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 60 44 62 37 57 34 57 38 59  
TEMP 56 53 47 44 59 52 42 37 54 48 39 34 53 49 42 38 56 51  
DEWPT 51 48 44 42 48 46 40 34 32 31 33 31 36 38 39 38 46 48  
MIN/MAX RH 71 92 59 92 39 87 49 100 65  
RH 82 81 88 92 65 79 90 88 43 53 78 87 53 66 89100 70 90  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW NW NW NE E E S SE S S SW SW  
WIND SPD 3 2 2 2 4 4 5 3 4 2 2 2 4 3 3 2 4 2  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 40 40 10 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ051-160900-  
COW MOUNTAIN-SWAIN NC-ELEV 2395 FT  
35.47N 83.32W ELEV. 2395 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 23 52 28 53 40  
TEMP 26 25 24 35 50 51 41 36 33 30 29 39 49 52 47 44 42 41 40  
DEWPT 19 18 19 23 22 23 25 24 23 20 20 25 30 34 38 40 40 41 40  
MAX/MIN RH 84 31 70 47 100  
RH 74 77 79 61 34 32 52 61 65 64 69 56 49 50 71 87 93100100  
WIND DIR N N NW W W W SW S S S SE S S S S SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 34 34 30 28 26 25 22 18 19 17 14 19 20 19 20 21 22 21 22  
WIND SPD 2 2 2 2 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 2 3 2  
CLOUDS CL FW CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 5 6 4 5 3 5 14 28 43 58 73 77 81 85 89 89 90 90 91  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 50 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.02 0.06  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 2300 3300 3600 900 300 2800 2800  
T WIND DIR NW W W S S SW SW  
T WIND SPD 4 12 9 1 2 19 35  
ADI 4 57 54 1 3 64 113  
MAX LVORI 5 4 2 4 4 3 3  
STABILITY E B C F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 14300 9200 4900 2000 1700  
STA PRES 26.71 26.78 26.78 26.82 26.81 26.80 26.75 26.77 26.76  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 59 43 61 37 55 35 58 39 60  
TEMP 56 53 47 44 58 51 42 37 52 47 39 35 54 50 43 39 57 52  
DEWPT 52 47 44 42 49 45 40 35 32 29 29 31 38 38 39 39 47 47  
MIN/MAX RH 75 95 63 93 40 85 49 100 64  
RH 87 82 91 95 71 80 92 91 46 48 68 85 55 62 87100 71 85  
WIND DIR SW W W SW W NW NW N N NE E SE S S S S SW W  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 2 4 5 5 3 4 2 3 3 3 4 4 3 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 40 40 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ051-160900-  
TOW STRING-SWAIN NC-ELEV 2927 FT  
35.55N 83.29W ELEV. 2927 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 24 51 31 52 42  
TEMP 26 26 25 35 47 51 42 37 35 33 32 41 49 51 48 46 44 43 43  
DEWPT 17 17 17 20 21 20 23 22 20 17 18 22 28 32 37 40 40 42 42  
MAX/MIN RH 74 30 56 44 100  
RH 68 69 71 54 34 30 47 54 55 52 56 46 45 48 66 80 85 94 98  
WIND DIR NW NW NW W W W SW S SW S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 32 32 30 29 26 25 23 20 21 19 18 20 20 20 21 22 23 22 23  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 3 4 4 3 2 2 2 2 3 3 4 4 5 3 4 3  
CLOUDS FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 7 8 5 4 3 5 13 29 45 61 76 79 82 85 88 89 89 89 90  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.03 0.06  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS L L L C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 2000 2700 2900 1000 300 2100 2100  
T WIND DIR NW W W S S SW SW  
T WIND SPD 5 17 12 2 3 23 43  
ADI 8 56 53 2 4 71 91  
MAX LVORI 3 3 2 3 3 2 3  
STABILITY E B D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 14300 9300 4900 2400 1700  
STA PRES 26.37 26.43 26.43 26.48 26.47 26.46 26.41 26.43 26.42  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 59 46 59 38 53 37 57 41 60  
TEMP 56 54 49 46 57 51 43 38 51 47 40 37 54 51 45 42 57 52  
DEWPT 50 46 43 42 46 45 40 32 29 26 28 30 36 36 38 42 47 46  
MIN/MAX RH 72 83 62 91 38 75 46 100 62  
RH 80 75 82 83 66 80 89 79 42 45 61 75 51 57 79100 69 80  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW N N NE SE S S S S S SW SW  
WIND SPD 4 4 4 3 5 6 8 4 5 2 3 3 4 5 5 4 5 3  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 50 50 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ303-160900-  
CHEROKEE-SWAIN NC-ELEV 3400 FT  
35.62N 83.21W ELEV. 3400 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 22 49 30 50 40  
TEMP 25 24 23 34 47 49 40 36 33 31 30 39 47 50 46 43 42 41 40  
DEWPT 16 16 16 20 18 17 21 20 17 14 13 15 23 29 36 39 40 41 40  
MAX/MIN RH 75 28 52 37 100  
RH 70 73 73 55 31 28 46 52 51 48 48 37 39 45 68 85 91100100  
WIND DIR W W W W W W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 29 29 28 28 27 26 24 23 23 22 21 21 22 21 22 22 23 22 23  
WIND SPD 5 4 5 5 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 5 5 6 6 6 4 5 4  
CLOUDS FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 8 9 5 4 5 5 14 30 46 62 78 80 83 85 88 88 88 88 89  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 50 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.03 0.06  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS C L L C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 700 1300 1400 300 300 800 700  
T WIND DIR NW W W SW S SW SW  
T WIND SPD 8 20 13 3 4 25 50  
ADI 5 35 35 2 4 33 59  
MAX LVORI 4 3 2 2 2 2 1  
STABILITY E C D F D D D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 14500 9500 5300 2800 1700  
STA PRES 26.38 26.44 26.44 26.49 26.48 26.46 26.41 26.43 26.43  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 57 45 57 35 50 35 55 40 58  
TEMP 54 52 47 45 55 48 40 36 47 44 38 35 51 49 43 40 55 49  
DEWPT 48 43 42 40 43 42 36 28 24 24 27 28 33 36 37 40 45 41  
MIN/MAX RH 71 82 60 89 36 75 47 100 59  
RH 79 72 81 82 64 79 87 74 39 44 65 75 50 60 78100 68 74  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW N N NE S S S S S SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 6 5 5 5 8 10 11 5 10 3 4 4 5 6 8 5 6 4  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 50 50 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ049-160900-  
JESSEN-YANCEY NC-ELEV 3634 FT  
36.05N 82.38W ELEV. 3634 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 22 43 31 48 40  
TEMP 23 23 23 32 43 43 38 35 33 32 31 39 45 48 45 43 41 41 40  
DEWPT 19 19 19 22 21 18 19 19 18 16 17 17 21 26 33 37 39 41 40  
MAX/MIN RH 86 36 55 38 100  
RH 83 86 88 65 41 36 45 51 53 52 55 42 38 42 62 81 92100100  
WIND DIR NW NW W W W W W W W W E S SW S S SW W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 30 30 29 29 29 28 27 27 29 25 11 17 24 20 20 23 26 25 25  
WIND SPD 13 12 9 8 8 6 5 4 3 2 2 4 3 4 5 6 6 6 5  
CLOUDS SC FW FW FW CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 28 20 16 7 2 5 11 26 40 55 70 74 78 82 86 86 87 88 88  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 40 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.01 0.02  
RAIN S S C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 2500 2400 2400 1000 300 900 2100  
T WIND DIR NW W W W SE SW SW  
T WIND SPD 13 24 17 2 1 18 34  
ADI 23 74 71 1 2 26 68  
MAX LVORI 4 4 2 2 3 2 2  
STABILITY C C D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 16200 10500 6000 4200 4000  
STA PRES 27.03 27.09 27.08 27.13 27.12 27.10 27.05 27.06 27.06  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 55 45 55 34 46 34 51 39 56  
TEMP 53 51 47 45 53 46 38 34 44 41 36 34 48 46 41 39 53 48  
DEWPT 47 44 44 42 44 42 37 28 22 25 25 26 33 34 38 39 45 43  
MIN/MAX RH 72 89 67 96 40 74 52 100 67  
RH 81 78 88 89 70 86 94 78 41 52 62 73 57 62 89100 75 84  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW NW NW W SE S S S S SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 5 8 9 9 9 13 16 11 11 5 6 6 6 8 9 6 5 6  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 40 50 20 5 10 10 30 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ052-160900-  
IP STATION-HAYWOOD NC-ELEV 5291 FT  
35.65N 82.91W ELEV. 5291 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 24 46 31 49 41  
TEMP 25 25 25 34 45 46 40 36 34 33 32 39 46 49 46 44 43 42 42  
DEWPT 19 18 18 21 22 24 22 20 18 15 15 16 23 30 36 39 40 42 42  
MAX/MIN RH 78 38 50 38 100  
RH 77 75 76 60 38 41 47 50 50 46 49 39 39 47 66 83 89 98100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW W W W W SW S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 31 31 30 31 30 29 27 25 25 23 19 20 23 21 22 23 24 23 24  
WIND SPD 9 6 6 5 5 4 4 3 2 2 2 4 3 5 6 6 4 5 4  
CLOUDS FW FW FW CL FW CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 9 10 8 3 10 5 15 28 42 56 70 74 79 83 87 87 87 87 86  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 50 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.01 0.03  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 1300 2000 1900 600 300 800 1200  
T WIND DIR NW W W SW S SW SW  
T WIND SPD 8 20 12 1 1 20 44  
ADI 8 51 50 1 2 30 64  
MAX LVORI 4 4 2 2 2 2 1  
STABILITY D C D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 15200 9700 5700 3700 3000  
STA PRES 26.91 26.96 26.95 27.00 26.99 26.97 26.92 26.93 26.93  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 56 46 56 36 48 36 53 41 58  
TEMP 53 52 48 46 54 48 40 36 46 43 39 36 50 48 43 41 55 50  
DEWPT 48 44 43 41 45 43 38 30 26 25 28 29 35 35 38 41 46 45  
MIN/MAX RH 75 84 66 94 42 75 52 100 65  
RH 83 75 84 83 70 83 92 76 46 49 65 74 56 61 82100 71 83  
WIND DIR W W W W W NW NW NW N N SE S S S S SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 5 5 5 5 6 11 12 6 9 4 4 5 5 6 8 5 5 4  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 40 50 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ049-160900-  
BURNSVILLE TOWER-ELEV 2702 FT  
35.92N 82.28W ELEV. 2702 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 22 48 28 50 37  
TEMP 25 23 23 33 46 47 39 34 31 29 28 38 47 50 45 42 40 38 37  
DEWPT 19 19 19 23 22 22 22 21 21 19 19 24 25 28 32 34 37 37 37  
MAX/MIN RH 86 36 69 41 100  
RH 79 84 87 64 39 37 50 59 65 66 69 56 42 43 59 74 88 96100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW W W W W NW NW NE S SW S S SW W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 30 30 30 30 29 28 29 29 30 33 04 17 23 19 20 24 27 27 27  
WIND SPD 10 9 6 6 5 4 3 3 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 3 2 3 2  
CLOUDS FW FW FW CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 21 15 11 5 4 4 12 26 41 55 70 73 77 81 85 86 86 87 87  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 40 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.01 0.02  
RAIN S C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 4 4 5 5 4 4 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 2200 2500 2500 900 300 1200 1900  
T WIND DIR NW NW W NW N SW SW  
T WIND SPD 16 24 16 3 2 19 34  
ADI 14 71 66 2 2 34 77  
MAX LVORI 5 4 2 3 4 3 2  
STABILITY D C D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 16200 11000 6300 4200 4200  
STA PRES 26.74 26.81 26.81 26.86 26.85 26.84 26.78 26.79 26.79  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 58 42 57 33 50 31 54 35 57  
TEMP 54 51 45 42 55 47 38 33 47 43 35 31 50 46 39 35 53 48  
DEWPT 47 44 43 41 44 42 36 29 23 26 24 24 33 34 34 35 43 44  
MIN/MAX RH 68 95 62 94 37 74 47 100 61  
RH 76 76 92 94 68 81 92 83 38 52 65 73 52 62 85100 67 86  
WIND DIR W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW SE SE S S S S SW SW  
WIND SPD 4 4 4 4 5 9 11 6 9 3 2 2 4 3 3 2 3 3  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 40 40 20 5 10 10 30 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ049-160900-  
MOUNT MITCHELL STATE PARK-ELEV 6200 FT  
35.76N 82.27W ELEV. 6200 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 18 39 29 44 37  
TEMP 21 19 19 30 38 39 36 33 31 30 29 36 42 44 41 39 38 37 37  
DEWPT 9 10 11 11 11 7 5 5 6 6 3 -1 13 32 35 37 35 37 37  
MAX/MIN RH 68 26 35 21 100  
RH 59 65 71 45 32 26 26 30 34 35 32 21 30 62 79 91 90 98100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW W W W W W W W SW SW SW SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 30 30 30 30 29 29 29 29 28 25 27 21 24 23 24 26 27 27 27  
WIND SPD 27 25 20 19 16 14 12 10 8 6 6 10 10 16 14 14 12 14 12  
CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 20 16 12 7 8 4 13 27 42 56 70 74 77 81 84 85 86 87 87  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 40 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.01 0.01  
RAIN S C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 5 5 4 4 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 500 500 300 300 300 300  
T WIND DIR NW NW W NW NW W SW  
T WIND SPD 8 25 17 4 2 20 41  
ADI 9 34 28 4 4 29 49  
MAX LVORI 3 2 2 2 2 2 3  
STABILITY D D D D D D D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 16500 11300 6300 4300 4300  
STA PRES 26.97 27.04 27.04 27.09 27.09 27.08 27.02 27.03 27.03  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 49 42 49 31 41 31 44 36 49  
TEMP 47 46 44 42 48 42 35 31 39 37 33 31 42 41 37 36 47 44  
DEWPT 41 37 36 35 38 35 28 17 16 19 21 22 27 27 31 36 41 38  
MIN/MAX RH 69 76 63 79 37 69 52 100 69  
RH 79 69 75 76 68 76 74 56 38 48 61 68 56 58 77 99 78 78  
WIND DIR W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW SE S S S SW W SW SW  
WIND SPD 11 13 14 14 14 23 26 19 20 10 9 9 10 11 14 11 11 13  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 40 40 20 10 10 10 30 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ035-160900-  
TAYLORSVILLE TOWER-ELEV 1167 FT  
35.91N 81.19W ELEV. 1167 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 25 50 29 52 39  
TEMP 29 26 26 37 48 49 41 36 33 31 29 39 48 51 47 43 42 40 39  
DEWPT 21 21 21 22 22 23 25 26 25 24 24 28 29 30 33 34 35 36 37  
MAX/MIN RH 80 35 81 43 94  
RH 71 80 83 55 36 36 53 65 72 76 81 62 47 44 59 70 78 84 92  
WIND DIR W W W SW SW SW SW SW W W NW S S SW SW SW SW SW W  
WIND DIR DEG 27 28 26 24 22 21 23 23 29 26 33 19 20 21 22 23 23 24 26  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 3 5 5 3 2 1 1 1 1 4 4 2 3 2 2 1  
CLOUDS CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 3 1 4 1 2 2 6 19 33 46 59 66 73 79 86 85 85 84 83  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 700 2800 3000 1100 300 1600 2300  
T WIND DIR W W SW SW W SW SW  
T WIND SPD 6 11 11 3 1 16 24  
ADI 5 46 51 2 1 39 48  
MAX LVORI 5 4 2 3 6 4 2  
STABILITY E B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 12700 6800 4500 11000  
STA PRES 28.89 28.96 28.93 28.98 28.98 28.97 28.90 28.90 28.89  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 58 44 63 38 56 33 54 38 58  
TEMP 55 52 47 44 60 53 43 39 53 47 38 33 50 48 42 39 54 51  
DEWPT 46 48 44 43 48 46 41 32 26 28 28 26 35 36 39 39 45 48  
MIN/MAX RH 69 96 58 93 33 76 50 100 67  
RH 72 84 92 96 65 75 92 78 35 47 67 75 55 63 90100 70 90  
WIND DIR SW W W W W W W NW NW NW E NE S S SW SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 3 5 5 5 4 5 2 1 1 3 2 2 1 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 30 30 30 5 5 5 10 30 40  
RAIN SHWRS C C C S C C S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ052-160900-  
FRYING PAN MOUNTAIN-ELEV 5320 FT  
35.39N 82.77W ELEV. 5320 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 21 41 32 47 40  
TEMP 22 22 22 32 41 41 38 36 34 33 32 38 44 46 44 42 41 41 40  
DEWPT 12 12 12 13 13 14 11 8 6 6 4 8 19 31 39 41 40 41 40  
MAX/MIN RH 68 31 34 28 100  
RH 64 65 65 45 31 34 32 31 30 31 30 28 36 56 81 95 93100100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW W W W W W W W SW SW SW SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 31 31 30 30 29 27 29 27 27 25 25 22 23 23 24 25 26 25 25  
WIND SPD 17 14 12 10 9 8 8 5 4 5 5 9 9 12 12 13 10 11 10  
CLOUDS FW FW CL CL CL FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 8 8 5 4 3 7 12 26 40 55 69 74 78 83 87 87 87 87 86  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 40 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.01 0.02  
RAIN S S C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 400 1200 1100 300 300 500 500  
T WIND DIR NW NW W W W SW SW  
T WIND SPD 10 20 13 3 2 24 49  
ADI 13 32 29 2 3 33 61  
MAX LVORI 3 2 2 2 2 2 3  
STABILITY D C C E D D D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 15500 10700 5600 3400 2400  
STA PRES 26.78 26.85 26.85 26.89 26.89 26.88 26.82 26.83 26.83  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 52 45 54 35 45 34 47 39 52  
TEMP 50 49 47 45 52 46 39 35 43 41 36 34 45 44 41 39 50 47  
DEWPT 45 39 38 37 41 41 33 23 22 23 27 27 32 35 39 39 44 41  
MIN/MAX RH 68 75 64 84 41 75 58 100 71  
RH 82 68 72 73 66 81 80 59 42 49 68 75 59 72 94100 80 80  
WIND DIR W W W W W NW NW NW NW NW SW S S S SW W SW SW  
WIND SPD 10 9 10 10 11 16 18 13 13 5 6 6 8 8 12 9 10 9  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 40 40 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ052-160900-  
MOUNTAIN RES STATION-ELEV 2755 FT  
35.49N 82.97W ELEV. 2755 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 22 47 28 51 39  
TEMP 24 24 23 34 46 46 40 35 32 30 28 39 47 51 46 43 41 40 39  
DEWPT 18 18 18 22 24 25 23 22 21 18 18 24 27 32 35 38 39 40 39  
MAX/MIN RH 84 40 66 44 100  
RH 77 78 80 63 40 45 51 60 64 61 65 55 45 48 66 84 92100100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW W W SW W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W  
WIND DIR DEG 33 33 30 32 30 28 26 24 25 24 21 21 22 21 21 23 24 23 25  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 3 4 3 3 2 1 2 1 3 3 4 3 4 3 3 3  
CLOUDS FW FW CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 7 8 4 4 3 5 13 28 42 57 71 75 79 83 88 87 87 87 87  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 50 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.02 0.04  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 1400 2500 2500 400 300 1900 1900  
T WIND DIR NW W W W SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 9 17 11 3 3 21 40  
ADI 6 47 46 2 3 60 77  
MAX LVORI 5 4 2 3 3 3 3  
STABILITY E B D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 14800 9700 5300 2400 1700  
STA PRES 26.40 26.47 26.47 26.52 26.51 26.50 26.44 26.46 26.46  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 57 43 59 36 52 34 55 37 58  
TEMP 54 52 46 43 57 50 40 36 49 45 37 34 51 48 41 38 55 50  
DEWPT 49 45 43 41 46 44 38 32 30 28 28 29 36 36 38 38 45 46  
MIN/MAX RH 72 92 61 92 42 81 50 100 64  
RH 83 79 90 91 68 80 90 87 47 51 69 81 55 63 88100 69 86  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW NW N N SE SE S S S SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 4 3 3 3 4 8 8 5 5 3 3 3 3 4 4 3 3 3  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 40 40 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ057-160900-  
PIEDMONT RES STATION-ELEV 703 FT  
35.70N 80.62W ELEV. 703 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 25 50 29 55 40  
TEMP 29 26 26 37 48 50 41 36 33 31 29 40 51 54 49 45 43 41 40  
DEWPT 23 23 22 23 23 23 26 27 28 27 27 30 30 31 34 36 37 37 38  
MAX/MIN RH 86 34 92 40 92  
RH 77 85 85 58 36 34 54 70 81 87 92 65 45 41 57 70 78 86 92  
WIND DIR W W W SW SW SW SW SW SW SW NW S S SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 28 26 25 24 23 22 21 21 22 21 31 19 20 21 21 22 23 23 23  
WIND SPD 3 2 2 4 6 6 4 3 1 1 1 2 5 5 3 4 3 3 2  
CLOUDS CL CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 1 1 1 1 2 3 5 18 31 44 57 64 72 79 86 84 82 80 78  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 0 10 20  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 2800 2800 500 300 2000 2700  
T WIND DIR W W SW SW S SW SW  
T WIND SPD 3 11 11 4 2 17 26  
ADI 4 42 46 2 2 42 55  
MAX LVORI 6 4 2 5 7 6 2  
STABILITY E B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 13500 6900 4500 18300  
STA PRES 29.36 29.42 29.39 29.44 29.44 29.43 29.35 29.35 29.34  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 60 45 66 40 58 33 56 40 61  
TEMP 57 54 48 45 62 55 45 40 55 48 38 34 52 49 43 40 57 54  
DEWPT 47 48 47 45 50 47 43 35 28 29 28 28 34 37 40 40 48 50  
MIN/MAX RH 67 99 57 92 33 79 47 100 66  
RH 70 82 96 99 65 74 91 81 36 47 67 79 50 61 89100 71 87  
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW W W NW NW N E E S S SW SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 4 4 3 3 6 5 4 4 5 2 1 1 3 2 3 2 5 4  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2  
POP 12HR 40 40 30 10 10 10 10 30 40  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ062-160900-  
WAYAH BALD MOUNTAIN-ELEV 5469 FT  
35.17N 83.58W ELEV. 5469 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 20 43 30 47 40  
TEMP 22 21 21 32 43 42 39 35 33 32 30 38 45 47 44 42 41 40 40  
DEWPT 12 13 12 14 10 10 2 1 2 1 -2 8 25 38 40 42 41 40 40  
MAX/MIN RH 68 20 27 23 100  
RH 64 70 69 46 26 27 20 23 25 26 23 29 46 71 85100 99100100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW W W W W W SW S SW SW SW SW W SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 31 31 31 30 29 27 28 27 26 23 20 21 22 23 23 25 24 24 24  
WIND SPD 16 14 11 10 9 8 6 5 5 5 6 9 10 14 14 14 11 12 10  
CLOUDS CL FW FW FW CL FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV OV OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 5 9 9 11 4 6 15 30 44 59 74 78 82 87 91 91 92 92 92  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.05 0.09  
RAIN S C C  
RAIN SHWRS L L L C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 700 700 300 300 300 300  
T WIND DIR NW NW W SE E SW SW  
T WIND SPD 6 18 12 0 1 24 48  
ADI 8 25 15 1 3 38 57  
MAX LVORI 3 2 2 2 2 2 4  
STABILITY D C C E D D D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 14300 8500 4600 2600 1700  
STA PRES 26.99 27.05 27.05 27.09 27.08 27.07 27.02 27.03 27.03  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 53 45 53 35 47 34 48 39 53  
TEMP 50 49 46 45 52 46 39 35 45 42 37 34 46 45 41 39 50 47  
DEWPT 46 38 38 39 44 40 33 23 20 25 29 28 33 37 40 39 45 42  
MIN/MAX RH 66 82 68 83 37 78 59 100 72  
RH 84 66 74 80 76 80 79 61 37 50 73 78 61 74 96100 81 81  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW N NW N SE SE S S SW SW SW W  
WIND SPD 10 11 11 11 11 14 16 12 13 8 9 9 10 11 13 10 11 11  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 50 50 50 20 10 10 20 40 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ065-160900-  
BEARWALLOW MOUNTAIN-ELEV 4219 FT  
35.46N 82.36W ELEV. 4219 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 23 41 32 46 41  
TEMP 24 24 24 33 39 41 38 36 34 33 32 39 44 46 44 43 42 42 41  
DEWPT 17 16 17 19 19 18 18 17 16 15 14 15 21 27 35 39 39 41 41  
MAX/MIN RH 73 40 48 37 100  
RH 73 72 73 56 43 40 44 46 46 47 47 37 39 46 71 86 90 98100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW W W W W W W W SW SW SW SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 32 31 31 31 28 27 29 29 28 26 26 21 22 22 23 25 26 25 26  
WIND SPD 21 19 13 12 8 8 8 5 4 4 4 6 8 9 9 10 8 9 8  
CLOUDS FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV  
CLOUDS(%) 10 8 5 3 3 5 8 23 38 53 68 72 76 80 84 85 86 87 88  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 30 30  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.01  
RAIN S C  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 5 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 1000 1400 1700 400 300 500 1000  
T WIND DIR NW W W NW NW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 10 20 13 3 3 21 39  
ADI 12 34 40 2 3 29 50  
MAX LVORI 3 3 2 2 2 2 3  
STABILITY D C C E D D D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 11500 5900 4300 4500  
STA PRES 27.75 27.81 27.80 27.84 27.84 27.83 27.77 27.77 27.77  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 53 46 55 37 46 35 47 40 53  
TEMP 51 50 47 46 53 48 40 37 44 42 37 35 45 44 41 40 51 48  
DEWPT 47 43 42 41 45 43 38 27 25 24 28 28 33 36 40 40 45 46  
MIN/MAX RH 76 81 68 91 43 76 61 100 77  
RH 85 76 81 81 72 84 90 68 46 49 68 75 63 73 97100 81 93  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW NW NW NW S S S S SW SW SW SW  
WIND SPD 8 9 9 9 10 14 16 12 11 5 4 5 6 6 9 6 8 8  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 30 30 10 10 10 20 30 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ065-160900-  
MOUNTAIN HORTICULTURE CRS-ELEV 2067 FT  
35.43N 82.56W ELEV. 2067 FT  
1030 PM EST FRI DEC 15 2017  
 
DATE 12/15/17 SAT 12/16/17 SUN 12/17/17 MON  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EST 3HRLY 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07 10 13 16 19 22 01 04 07  
 
MIN/MAX 23 49 29 52 40  
TEMP 26 25 24 35 46 49 41 36 33 31 29 39 48 51 47 44 42 41 40  
DEWPT 20 20 20 22 22 24 24 25 24 24 23 26 27 29 33 37 39 40 40  
MAX/MIN RH 85 35 76 41 100  
RH 78 83 82 58 38 36 51 64 70 74 76 58 44 42 59 77 88 95100  
WIND DIR NW NW NW NW NW W NW NW NW NW N S S S S SW W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 33 33 32 33 30 26 30 31 31 31 34 17 19 19 20 23 26 25 25  
WIND SPD 9 8 5 4 4 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 4 3 3 2 3 2 3  
CLOUDS FW FW CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 7 9 4 4 3 5 9 23 38 52 67 72 76 81 86 86 86 87 87  
VSBY 9 9 9 9 7 7  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 30 30  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0.01  
RAIN S S  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C  
LAL 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 5 5 5 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 1900 2500 2800 900 300 1700 2000  
T WIND DIR NW W W NW NW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 13 16 9 3 2 19 34  
ADI 21 48 41 2 2 37 80  
MAX LVORI 4 3 2 3 4 3 2  
STABILITY D C D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 11200 5700 4000 4500  
STA PRES 27.44 27.51 27.49 27.54 27.54 27.52 27.46 27.46 27.46  
 
DATE 12/18 TUE 12/19/17 WED 12/20/17 THU 12/21/17 FRI 12/22/17  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EST 6HRLY 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19 01 07 13 19  
 
MAX/MIN 58 44 61 37 54 34 54 38 58  
TEMP 55 52 47 44 59 52 42 38 51 46 38 34 51 48 41 38 55 51  
DEWPT 50 47 44 42 47 46 39 33 29 29 29 29 35 37 39 38 46 47  
MIN/MAX RH 72 95 60 91 39 80 50 100 66  
RH 83 81 91 94 66 79 89 84 42 51 69 80 54 65 90100 72 87  
WIND DIR SW W W W W NW NW NW NW N SE SE S S S SW SW W  
WIND SPD 4 4 4 4 5 9 9 6 6 4 3 3 4 4 3 3 4 4  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B2 OV  
POP 12HR 40 30 30 10 10 10 20 30 50  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C S S C C C  
 

 
 
THIS PRODUCT IS FOR PLANNING AND REVIEW PURPOSES ONLY AND  
IS NOT TO BE SUBSTITUTED FOR AN OFFICIAL FIRE WEATHER SPOT  
FORECAST. THE DATA DISPLAYED ARE CACULATED FROM A 2.5 BY  
2.5 KM DIGITAL DATABASE AND ONLY APPROXIMATE WEATHER CONDITIONS  
IN HIGHLY VARYING TERRAIN. PLEASE RELAY ANY COMMENTS YOU HAVE TO  
THE NWS VIA EMAIL AT XXX.WEBMASTER@NOAA.GOV.  
 
BELOW IS A WEATHER ELEMENT KEY FOR THIS PRODUCT.  
(NOTE: WINDS DO NOT REFLECT LOCAL TERRAIN EFFECTS.)  
 
DAY 1 THROUGH 3...  
MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE  
TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE  
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE  
MIN/MAX RH OR MAX/MIN RH(%).........MAXIMUM/MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY  
WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS)...........20 FT. WIND DIRECTION  
WIND DIR DEG(DEGREES)...............20 FT. WIND DIRECTION IN TENS OF DEGREES  
RELATIVE TO DUE NORTH.  
EXAMPLE: 09 = 90 DEGREES = EAST; 18 = 180 DEGREES = SOUTH;  
27 = 270 DEGREES = WEST; 36 = 360 DEGREES = NORTH  
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED  
WIND GUST(MPH)......................20 FT. WIND GUST  
WIND CHILL..........................WIND CHILL TEMPERATURE  
HEAT INDX...........................HEAT INDEX  
CLOUDS(CAT).........................CLOUD COVER CATEGORY  
EXAMPLE: CL = CLEAR; FW = FEW; SC = SCATTERED;  
B1 = MOSTLY CLOUDY; B2 = CONSIDERABLE CLOUDS; OV = OVERCAST  
CLOUDS(%)...........................CLOUD COVER AS A PERCENTAGE  
VSBY................................VISIBILITY VALUE IN STATUTE MILES  
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY OF ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION  
QPF 12HR(IN)........................LIQUID EQUIVALENT PRECIPITATION AMOUNT  
WEATHER...  
TYPE...  
RAIN...........RAIN  
RAIN SHWRS.....RAIN SHOWERS  
TSTMS..........THUNDERSTORMS  
DRIZZLE........DRIZZLE  
SNOW...........SNOW  
SNOW SHWRS.....SNOW SHOWERS  
SLEET..........SLEET  
FLURRIES.......FLURRIES  
FRZG RAIN......FREEZING RAIN  
FRZG DRZL......FREEZING DRIZZLE  
COVERAGE...  
S..............SLIGHT CHANCE  
C..............CHANCE  
L..............LIKELY  
O..............OCCASIONAL  
D..............DEFINITE  
AR.............AREAS  
PA.............PATCHY  
OBVIS...............................OBSTRUCTION TO VISIBILITY  
TYPE...  
F..............FOG  
PF.............PATCHY FOG  
F+.............DENSE FOG  
H..............HAZE  
BS.............BLOWING SNOW  
K..............SMOKE  
BD.............BLOWING DUST  
AF.............VOLCANIC ASHFALL  
LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL  
HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX  
DSI (CAT)...........................DAVIS STABILITY INDEX  
MIX HGT(FT AGL).....................MIXING HEIGHT  
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION  
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED  
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX  
CEILING (FT)........................CEILING  
MAX LVORI (INDEX)...................LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX  
STA PRES (INCHES MERCURY)...........STATION PRESSURE  
STABILITY (CAT).....................PASQUILL TURNER STABILITY  
WATCH/WARNING/ADVISORY...  
EXAMPLE: W = WARNING; Y = ADVISORY; A = WATCH  
IN EFFECT FOR THE INDICATED HOUR  
 
DAY 4 THROUGH 7...  
MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE  
TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE  
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE  
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY  
WIND DIR............................20 FT. WIND DIRECTION  
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED  
AVG CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY  
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION  
WEATHER...  
SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS  
 
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