173  
FNUS52 KGSP 141910  
FWFGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MUCH OF WRN NC...NW SC AND NE GA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
   
..INCREASING THUNDERSTORM CHANCES LATER IN THE WEEK
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
AN UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH WILL MOVE AWAY FORECAST AREA ALLOWING RIDGING  
TO DEVELOP AND KEEPING CONDITIONS MOSTLY DRY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.  
MOISTURE LEVELS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE THURSDAY CONTINUING INTO THE  
WEEKEND, AS ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL SYSTEMS BEGINS TO IMPACT THE AREA.  
 
NCZ033-049-050-501-503-505-150900-  
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  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 20 40  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 61 81 64 82  
MAX/MIN RH % 95 50 93 57  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 3 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 3 W 4 LGT/VAR SW 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 2 2 3  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 0100 67/0900 2300 69/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 5 4 5  
DSI 2 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7400 6100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 SW 9  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 51800 54900  
ADI EARLY 32 FAIR 27 FAIR 17 GEN POOR 30 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 30 FAIR 1 VERY POOR 37 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 7 5 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 7 2 7 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 7 2 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 3 FOG 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A  
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80.  
MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. MINIMUM RH 70 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 UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. MINIMUM RH 72 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ048-052-053-064-065-507-509-150900-  
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  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 20 30  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 62 81 64 82  
MAX/MIN RH % 94 49 91 55  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 3 LGT/VAR W 3 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR W 4 LGT/VAR SW 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 2 2 3  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 0200 67/0900 0100 69/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5 5  
DSI 2 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6800 6200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 8 SW 10  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 54400 62000  
ADI EARLY 27 FAIR 27 FAIR 19 GEN POOR 39 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 31 FAIR 2 VERY POOR 47 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 7 5 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 8 1 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 1 FOG 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM  
RH 70 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
70S. MINIMUM RH 71 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 UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 70 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 UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ303-150900-  
NORTH CAROLINA PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 30 30 30  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 60 77 63 78  
MAX/MIN RH % 88 54 90 61  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 3 LGT/VAR W 3 S 4  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR W 5 S 3 SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 2 2 3  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 0100 65/0900 0100 67/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 5 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6100 4800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 12 SW 12  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 73200 57600  
ADI EARLY 22 FAIR 28 FAIR 20 GEN POOR 41 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 32 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 42 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 6 5 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 3 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 7 2 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 4 FOG 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY  
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 76 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
70S. MINIMUM RH 79 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
70S. MINIMUM RH 77 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST 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 73 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
70S. MINIMUM RH 77 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ051-058-059-062-063-150900-  
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  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 30 30 30  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 61 80 63 80  
MAX/MIN RH % 92 51 92 58  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 3 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR W 4 LGT/VAR SW 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 3 2 3  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 0100 66/0900 0100 68/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 5 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7300 5700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 12 SW 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 87600 79800  
ADI EARLY 27 FAIR 31 FAIR 25 FAIR 46 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 1 VERY POOR 36 FAIR 2 VERY POOR 51 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 7 5 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 7 0 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 1 FOG 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 76 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ035-056-068-502-504-506-508-510-150900-  
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  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 66 89 68 89  
MAX/MIN RH % 92 43 93 49  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 3 LGT/VAR SW 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 3  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2200 73/0900 2300 74/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 5  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7500 6500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 5 SW 12  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 37500 78000  
ADI EARLY 30 FAIR 20 GEN POOR 19 GEN POOR 33 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 24 FAIR 1 VERY POOR 55 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 7 4 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 7 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 7 4 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 4 FOG 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 59 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 60 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 60 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ036-037-057-150900-  
IREDELL-DAVIE-ROWAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STATESVILLE, MOORESVILLE, FARMINGTON,  
FORK CHURCH, MOCKSVILLE, ADVANCE, AND SALISBURY  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 67 90 69 91  
MAX/MIN RH % 95 45 94 49  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 3 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 74/0900 2000 76/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 5 5 5  
DSI 3 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6700 6500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 6 SW 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 40200 91000  
ADI EARLY 29 FAIR 19 GEN POOR 17 GEN POOR 47 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 26 FAIR 1 VERY POOR 62 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 7 5 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 7 2 7 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 8 5 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 5 FOG 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.  
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ069>072-082-150900-  
LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLNTON, CROUSE, GASTONIA, CHARLOTTE,  
HUNTERSVILLE, MATTHEWS, CONCORD, KANNAPOLIS, MONROE, TRINITY,  
INDIAN TRAIL, AND WEDDINGTON  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 68 91 70 92  
MAX/MIN RH % 92 41 93 48  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR W 3 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 75/0900 2100 77/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 5  
DSI 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7700 6700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 6 SW 15  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 46200 100500  
ADI EARLY 36 FAIR 20 GEN POOR 18 GEN POOR 48 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 30 FAIR 1 VERY POOR 70 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 7 4 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 7 2 7 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 8 5 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 5 FOG 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH  
59 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ010-017-150900-  
RABUN-HABERSHAM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLAYTON, PINE MOUNTAIN, MOUNTAIN CITY,  
CORNELIA, BALDWIN, DEMOREST, CLARKESVILLE, AND HOLLYWOOD  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 30 20 30  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 64 85 67 85  
MAX/MIN RH % 90 48 93 56  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 3 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) N 4 SW 4 LGT/VAR SW 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING 10 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 1 AM CONTINUING  
LAL 1 3 2 3  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2300 71/0900 2300 72/0900  
DISPERSION POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 6 4  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7100 5100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 SW 13  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 92300 66300  
ADI EARLY 26 FAIR 24 FAIR 29 FAIR 52 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 43 GEN GOOD 2 VERY POOR 50 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 6 5 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 2 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 8 4 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 6 FOG 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
80S. MINIMUM RH 70 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 LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 68 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 68 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ018-026-028-029-150900-  
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  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 68 92 71 91  
MAX/MIN RH % 90 41 92 51  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR W 3 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
LAL 1 2 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 75/0900 2100 77/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 5 4  
DSI 3 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7300 5900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 8 SW 12  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 58400 70800  
ADI EARLY 23 FAIR 13 GEN POOR 25 FAIR 46 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 39 FAIR 1 VERY POOR 51 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 6 4 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 6 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 8 7 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ001>003-150900-  
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNTAIN REST, WALHALLA, WESTMINSTER,  
PUMPKINTOWN, TIGERVILLE, GOWENSVILLE, CAESARS HEAD, CLEVELAND,  
AND MARIETTA  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 20 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 67 88 69 87  
MAX/MIN RH % 88 46 90 54  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) N 3 SW 4 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING 11 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 10 PM CONTINUING  
LAL 1 2 2 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2200 73/0900 2200 74/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 5 5  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7400 6000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 9 SW 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 66600 84000  
ADI EARLY 28 FAIR 22 FAIR 27 FAIR 47 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 43 GEN GOOD 2 VERY POOR 55 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 6 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 2 6 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 8 6 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM  
RH 65 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 66 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 64 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 65 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ004>008-010-150900-  
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  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 68 91 70 91  
MAX/MIN RH % 91 42 92 50  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 3 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 75/0900 2000 77/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 4  
DSI 3 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7400 6300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 8 SW 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 59200 88200  
ADI EARLY 28 FAIR 16 GEN POOR 30 FAIR 46 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 38 FAIR 1 VERY POOR 61 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 7 4 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 7 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 8 7 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 8 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH  
59 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ009-011>014-019-150900-  
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  
309 PM EDT TUE AUG 14 2018  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 20  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 69 92 71 91  
MAX/MIN RH % 93 39 95 49  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR W 4 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 76/0900 2000 77/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4  
DSI 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7500 6600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 6 SW 13  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 45000 85800  
ADI EARLY 28 FAIR 17 GEN POOR 19 GEN POOR 41 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 1 VERY POOR 32 FAIR 1 VERY POOR 52 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 8 4 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 7 2 7 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 7 6 FOG 8  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 7 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.  
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.  
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.  
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

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

 
 
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