692  
FNUS52 KGSP 261941  
FWFGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MUCH OF WRN NC...NW SC AND NE GA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON FOR NORTHEAST  
GEORGIA...    
..VERY DRY THIS AFTERNOON...MOISTURE BEGINS RETURNING ON MONDAY
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
COOL HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN MOVE OFF THE CAROLINA COAST TONIGHT.  
WITH WARMER AIR RETURNING DURING THE FIRST HALF OF THE UPCOMING  
WEEK. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT NORTH THROUGH THE AREA TUESDAY THEN A  
COLD FRONT CROSSES FROM THE NORTHWEST WEDNESDAY NIGHT. COOL HIGH  
PRESSURE BRINGS TEMPERATURES A LITTLE BELOW NORMAL AT THE END OF THE  
WEEK.  
 
NCZ033-049-050-501-503-505-270900-  
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  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 30 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 31 54 42 62  
MAX/MIN RH % 68 31 100 66  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 3 S 4 S 6 G16 S 4  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) S 3 S 8 G16 S 4 S 7  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.14  
PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2300 36/0800 0300 51/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 6 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3900 3300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 23 SW 31  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 89700 102300  
ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 43 GEN GOOD 22 FAIR 45 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 55 GEN GOOD 2 VERY POOR 64 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 9 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS  
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. MUCH COOLER. LOWS IN THE  
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 26 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ048-052-053-064-065-507-509-270900-  
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  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 30 50  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 31 56 44 64  
MAX/MIN RH % 69 29 100 61  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 S 5 S 7 G17 S 6 G15  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) S 3 S 9 G16 S 5 G15 S 8 G15  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.13  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2300 42/0900 0300 53/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 6 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4000 3600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 25 SW 33  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 100000 118800  
ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 46 GEN GOOD 26 FAIR 52 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 4 VERY POOR 65 GOOD 4 VERY POOR 71 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 8 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY  
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS  
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ303-270900-  
NORTH CAROLINA PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 30 40 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 30 55 44 62  
MAX/MIN RH % 61 28 100 64  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 S 7 G16 S 10 G23 S 9 G19  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) S 5 S 11 G21 S 9 G20 S 9 G19  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.20  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 0000 41/0900 0000 52/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 6 3 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4300 3200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 31 SW 40  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 133300 128000  
ADI EARLY 4 VERY POOR 48 GEN GOOD 26 FAIR 60 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 8 POOR 74 GOOD 10 POOR 76 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 2 4 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 2 1 8 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY  
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
RAIN SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS OR SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 26 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ051-058-059-062-063-270900-  
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  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 30 40 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 30 55 45 62  
MAX/MIN RH % 69 29 100 68  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 S 5 S 7 G16 S 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) S 3 S 9 G16 S 5 G15 S 6  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.17  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 0000 41/0900 0400 52/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 3 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4600 3300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 26 SW 33  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 119600 108900  
ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 50 GEN GOOD 22 FAIR 57 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 5 VERY POOR 67 GOOD 5 VERY POOR 67 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 9 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY  
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS  
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ035-056-068-502-504-506-508-510-270900-  
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  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 30 40  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 33 62 46 67  
MAX/MIN RH % 70 28 97 66  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR S 5 LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2100 39/0800 2100 55/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 5 3  
DSI 2 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4400 3000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 16 SW 25  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 70400 75000  
ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 42 GEN GOOD 7 POOR 37 FAIR  
ADI LATE 1 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD 2 VERY POOR 59 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 7 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND  
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 24 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 25 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ036-037-057-270900-  
IREDELL-DAVIE-ROWAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STATESVILLE, MOORESVILLE, FARMINGTON,  
FORK CHURCH, MOCKSVILLE, ADVANCE, AND SALISBURY  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20 40  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 32 63 48 69  
MAX/MIN RH % 73 26 97 65  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SE 3 S 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR S 7 LGT/VAR SW 7  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 3  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 1900 39/0800 2100 57/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 5 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4500 3100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 15 SW 24  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 67500 74400  
ADI EARLY 2 VERY POOR 33 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 46 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 49 GEN GOOD 2 VERY POOR 58 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 3 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 8 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND  
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 25 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 26 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ069>072-082-270900-  
LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLNTON, CROUSE, GASTONIA, CHARLOTTE,  
HUNTERSVILLE, MATTHEWS, CONCORD, KANNAPOLIS, MONROE, TRINITY,  
INDIAN TRAIL, AND WEDDINGTON  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20 30  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 34 66 51 72  
MAX/MIN RH % 72 26 98 61  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SE 3 S 4  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR S 6 LGT/VAR SW 8  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 3  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 42/0800 0200 60/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 5 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4600 3300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 14 SW 22  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 64400 72600  
ADI EARLY 2 VERY POOR 35 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 48 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 54 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 3 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 2 8 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 24 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 26 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ010-017-270900-  
RABUN-HABERSHAM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLAYTON, PINE MOUNTAIN, MOUNTAIN CITY,  
CORNELIA, BALDWIN, DEMOREST, CLARKESVILLE, AND HOLLYWOOD  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
   
..INCREASED FIRE DANGER UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING
 
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 40 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 33 59 48 65  
MAX/MIN RH % 72 35 100 72  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR E 3 E 4 E 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 6 NE 3 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.13  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 44/0900 0300 55/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 3 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3900 2600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 16 SW 23  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 62400 59800  
ADI EARLY 4 VERY POOR 39 FAIR 10 POOR 43 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 46 GEN GOOD 1 VERY POOR 58 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 9 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY  
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS  
LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS AROUND 40.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ018-026-028-029-270900-  
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  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
   
..INCREASED FIRE DANGER UNTIL 6 PM EST THIS EVENING
 
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 30 40  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 37 67 52 72  
MAX/MIN RH % 71 34 100 63  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR E 3 NE 3 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 6 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 50/0900 0000 60/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 3 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4100 3300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 15 SW 16  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 61500 52800  
ADI EARLY 2 VERY POOR 35 FAIR 7 POOR 37 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 41 GEN GOOD 2 VERY POOR 41 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 9 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY  
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND  
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 25 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ001>003-270900-  
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNTAIN REST, WALHALLA, WESTMINSTER,  
PUMPKINTOWN, TIGERVILLE, GOWENSVILLE, CAESARS HEAD, CLEVELAND,  
AND MARIETTA  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 30 50  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 34 62 49 66  
MAX/MIN RH % 68 31 98 72  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 4 LGT/VAR SW 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.09  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2200 41/0800 0400 56/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 3 3  
DSI 2 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4500 2800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 14 SW 21  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 63000 58800  
ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 40 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 39 FAIR  
ADI LATE 1 VERY POOR 41 GEN GOOD 1 VERY POOR 49 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 8 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY  
AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND  
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 24 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ004>008-010-270900-  
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  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 30 40  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 36 66 50 70  
MAX/MIN RH % 71 28 98 64  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR E 3 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 5 LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 3  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 43/0800 2100 59/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 3 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4300 3200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 14 SW 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 60200 54400  
ADI EARLY 2 VERY POOR 36 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 34 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 42 GEN GOOD 2 VERY POOR 43 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 4 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 2 8 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND  
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 23 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 26 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ009-011>014-019-270900-  
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  
240 PM EST SUN FEB 26 2017  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20 30  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS TSTMS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 35 68 53 74  
MAX/MIN RH % 79 26 100 60  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR E 3 SE 3 S 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 5 LGT/VAR SW 7  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 43/0800 2100 62/0900  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4500 3600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 13 SW 16  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 58500 57600  
ADI EARLY 2 VERY POOR 35 FAIR 7 POOR 43 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 43 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 2 4 4 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 2 9 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 10  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.  
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND  
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 24 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

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

 
 
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