674  
FNUS52 KGSP 241901  
FWFGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MUCH OF WRN NC...NW SC AND NE GA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
   
..SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND THURSDAY
 
THEN DRYING  
A BIT...  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE TO OUR WEST WILL PUSH A WARM FRONT NORTHWARD  
THROUGH THE AREA TONIGHT. UNSTABLE CONDITIONS SOUTH OF THE FRONT  
WILL LEAD TO SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN. A FEW  
MORE SHOWERS MAY OCCUR THURSDAY BEFORE DRIER AND WARMER CONDITIONS  
RETURN TO END THE WORK WEEK.  
 
NCZ033-049-050-501-503-505-250900-  
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  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 60 40 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 50 61 51 72  
MAX/MIN RH % 95 53 96 44  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 6 G16 W 8 G17 W 13 G26 NW 9 G23  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 6 W 12 G22 NW 11 G25 W 8 G18  
PRECIP DURATION 3 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.37 0.17 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 AM  
LAL 4 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE NONE NONE  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 3  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5000 4500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 29 W 20  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 145000 90000  
ADI EARLY 46 GEN GOOD 71 GOOD 54 GEN GOOD 76 GOOD  
ADI LATE 14 GEN POOR 72 GOOD 22 FAIR 71 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 5 4 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 2 4 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 2 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 3 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ048-052-053-064-065-507-509-250900-  
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  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 50 30 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 50 62 51 74  
MAX/MIN RH % 95 52 93 41  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 7 G17 W 6 G15 W 11 G23 NW 7 G18  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 5 W 12 G21 NW 8 G21 W 7  
PRECIP DURATION 2 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.28 0.15 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 2 AM  
LAL 3 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0000 51/0600  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 4  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4800 4500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 28 W 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 134400 76500  
ADI EARLY 59 GEN GOOD 60 GEN GOOD 64 GOOD 66 GOOD  
ADI LATE 11 POOR 74 GOOD 17 GEN POOR 65 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 5 4 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 1 5 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 6 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 4 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM  
RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ303-250900-  
NORTH CAROLINA PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 50 40 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 47 58 49 72  
MAX/MIN RH % 96 60 93 43  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 9 G20 W 7 G16 W 12 G23 W 7 G17  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 6 W 13 G23 W 9 G21 W 8  
PRECIP DURATION 2 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.23 0.18 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 2 AM  
LAL 2 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0000 49/0600  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4000 4100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 26 W 20  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 104000 82000  
ADI EARLY 63 GOOD 60 GEN GOOD 46 GEN GOOD 58 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 14 GEN POOR 61 GOOD 19 GEN POOR 61 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 5 4 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 2 5 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 4 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 2 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
70S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ051-058-059-062-063-250900-  
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  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 50 30 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 48 61 49 74  
MAX/MIN RH % 96 56 94 41  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 7 G17 W 6 W 11 G22 W 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 4 W 12 G22 W 7 G19 W 6  
PRECIP DURATION 2 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.22 0.13 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 AM  
LAL 3 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0000 50/0600  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 4  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4500 4700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 24 W 18  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 108000 84600  
ADI EARLY 59 GEN GOOD 62 GOOD 58 GEN GOOD 63 GOOD  
ADI LATE 11 POOR 69 GOOD 12 POOR 66 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 6 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 1 5 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 5 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 3 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH  
50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ035-056-068-502-504-506-508-510-250900-  
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  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 50 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 55 70 54 79  
MAX/MIN RH % 97 49 93 41  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) S 6 W 5 W 9 G15 W 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 4 W 10 G17 W 6 W 6  
PRECIP DURATION 4 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.38 0.11 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 3 2 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0100 56/0700  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 5  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5500 4800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 22 W 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 121000 67200  
ADI EARLY 65 GOOD 71 GOOD 61 GOOD 63 GOOD  
ADI LATE 8 POOR 73 GOOD 7 POOR 61 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 6 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 6 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 4 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 3 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60.  
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ036-037-057-250900-  
IREDELL-DAVIE-ROWAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STATESVILLE, MOORESVILLE, FARMINGTON,  
FORK CHURCH, MOCKSVILLE, ADVANCE, AND SALISBURY  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 50 30 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 58 72 55 79  
MAX/MIN RH % 98 52 93 43  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) S 8 SW 6 W 9 W 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 5 SW 10 G16 W 6 W 8  
PRECIP DURATION 4 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.50 0.13 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 8 PM  
LAL 3 2 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 0200 58/0600 0000 57/0700  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 5  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4800 4800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 22 W 18  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 105600 86400  
ADI EARLY 56 GEN GOOD 71 GOOD 68 GOOD 68 GOOD  
ADI LATE 15 GEN POOR 80 GOOD 6 VERY POOR 74 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 7 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 7 1 6 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 4 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 3 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM  
RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM  
RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ069>072-082-250900-  
LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLNTON, CROUSE, GASTONIA, CHARLOTTE,  
HUNTERSVILLE, MATTHEWS, CONCORD, KANNAPOLIS, MONROE, TRINITY,  
INDIAN TRAIL, AND WEDDINGTON  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 50 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 59 73 56 80  
MAX/MIN RH % 97 50 90 41  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) S 8 SW 7 W 9 G18 W 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 7 SW 11 G20 W 6 W 7  
PRECIP DURATION 4 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.44 0.11 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 3 2 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 2300 58/0700  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 6  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4800 4700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 22 W 15  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 105600 70500  
ADI EARLY 67 GOOD 66 GOOD 60 GEN GOOD 64 GOOD  
ADI LATE 23 FAIR 77 GOOD 7 POOR 70 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 6 3 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 5 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 6 FOG 4 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 5 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ010-017-250900-  
RABUN-HABERSHAM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLAYTON, PINE MOUNTAIN, MOUNTAIN CITY,  
CORNELIA, BALDWIN, DEMOREST, CLARKESVILLE, AND HOLLYWOOD  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 30 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 52 68 52 79  
MAX/MIN RH % 94 47 92 42  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 6 W 6 W 9 G20 W 4  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 4 W 13 G21 W 5 W 7  
PRECIP DURATION 2 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.20 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 3 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0200 54/0700  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 4  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4700 4500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 26 W 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 122200 76500  
ADI EARLY 50 GEN GOOD 60 GEN GOOD 65 GOOD 67 GOOD  
ADI LATE 12 POOR 74 GOOD 7 POOR 68 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 6 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 1 6 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 6 FOG 3 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 5 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH 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.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ018-026-028-029-250900-  
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  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 57 74 56 83  
MAX/MIN RH % 93 45 89 41  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 8 W 8 G16 W 9 G19 W 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 5 W 14 G22 W 4 W 7  
PRECIP DURATION 3 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.25 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 PM  
LAL 4 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 2300 58/0700  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5 5  
DSI 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4900 4700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 25 W 15  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 122500 70500  
ADI EARLY 47 GEN GOOD 58 GEN GOOD 60 GEN GOOD 62 GOOD  
ADI LATE 9 POOR 77 GOOD 4 VERY POOR 67 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 6 3 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 1 6 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 7 5 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ001>003-250900-  
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNTAIN REST, WALHALLA, WESTMINSTER,  
PUMPKINTOWN, TIGERVILLE, GOWENSVILLE, CAESARS HEAD, CLEVELAND,  
AND MARIETTA  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 30 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 54 71 54 81  
MAX/MIN RH % 93 45 90 40  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 6 W 5 W 9 G18 W 4  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 4 W 13 G21 W 4 W 5  
PRECIP DURATION 3 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.26 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 6 PM  
LAL 3 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0200 56/0700  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5700 5100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 24 W 13  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 136800 66300  
ADI EARLY 47 GEN GOOD 67 GOOD 69 GOOD 46 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 8 POOR 79 GOOD 5 VERY POOR 64 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 6 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 1 6 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 6 FOG 4 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 6 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH  
47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH  
51 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ004>008-010-250900-  
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  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 30 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 56 73 55 81  
MAX/MIN RH % 97 46 90 41  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 7 SW 7 G16 W 10 G20 W 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 5 W 14 G23 W 5 W 6  
PRECIP DURATION 3 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.29 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 5 PM  
LAL 4 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0000 57/0700  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 5  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4700 4600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 25 W 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 117500 64400  
ADI EARLY 49 GEN GOOD 55 GEN GOOD 64 GOOD 45 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 10 POOR 78 GOOD 5 VERY POOR 68 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 6 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 6 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 6 FOG 4 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 6 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ009-011>014-019-250900-  
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  
300 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 40 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 57 73 56 81  
MAX/MIN RH % 98 47 91 40  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) S 7 SW 8 G15 W 10 G19 W 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 6 W 13 G22 W 5 W 7  
PRECIP DURATION 4 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.35 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 7 AM  
PRECIP END 3 AM 5 PM  
LAL 4 2 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0000 61/0800  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 5  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4400 4300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 28 W 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 123200 60200  
ADI EARLY 50 GEN GOOD 55 GEN GOOD 64 GOOD 53 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 11 POOR 78 GOOD 7 POOR 65 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 6 3 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 6 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 6 FOG 5 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 6 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

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

 
 
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