618  
FOUS54 KGSP 211001 AAA  
PFWGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
GAZ017-212100-  
CHATTOOGA #1-HABERSHAM GA-ELEV 1500 FT  
34.64N 83.52W ELEV. 1500 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 86 65 83 62 84  
TEMP 65 79 85 85 76 71 68 66 67 77 82 81 72 67 65 63 65 77 83 82 72  
DEWPT 62 66 65 65 67 66 64 64 64 67 65 65 67 66 64 63 62 65 62 62 64  
MIN/MAX RH 50 96 55 100 49  
RH 90 66 50 53 75 85 89 94 91 70 56 58 82 94 98100 91 67 50 52 75  
WIND DIR N E SE SE NE N N N NE E E E NE N N N N E E E E  
WIND DIR DEG 00 09 13 15 04 01 02 02 03 08 10 10 04 02 02 01 00 08 10 11 09  
WIND SPD 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 4 4 4 1 1 1 2 1 4 4 4 1  
CLOUDS FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 9 10 34 48 50 42 33 42 38 41 44 45 43 34 24 20 16 23 30 32 22  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 9 8  
POP 12HR 30 30 40 20 10  
QPF 12HR 0.07 0.05 0.06 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S C C S S S C C S  
TSTMS S C C S S S C C S  
LAL 3 3 3 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 6000 5900 1400 300 6300 6000 300 300 5100 5200  
T WIND DIR NE NE N N NE E NE N NE NE  
T WIND SPD 3 3 3 4 6 6 5 4 5 8  
ADI 23 23 2 5 32 34 3 5 24 34  
MAX LVORI 4 4 7 8 4 5 10 10 4 4  
STABILITY B C F D B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 28.49 28.44 28.46 28.47 28.49 28.45 28.48 28.47 28.50 28.46  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 61 84 61 84 62 85 61 86  
TEMP 64 64 83 72 64 64 83 73 64 65 84 73 64 65 85 74  
DEWPT 61 60 61 63 60 59 61 63 61 60 61 63 61 60 61 62  
MAX/MIN RH 97 47 93 47 94 45 94 44  
RH 92 87 48 73 89 83 47 71 88 85 46 71 90 84 44 68  
WIND DIR N N E E N N NE N N N N NW N N NW NW  
WIND SPD 1 1 5 1 2 2 4 1 2 2 4 2 2 2 5 3  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 20 10 10 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
GAZ010-212100-  
TALLULAH #1-RABUN GA-ELEV 2728 FT  
34.91N 83.33W ELEV. 2728 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 81 65 77 63 78  
TEMP 64 75 80 79 73 69 67 65 66 73 77 76 70 66 65 63 65 73 78 77 70  
DEWPT 59 64 63 65 62 62 61 61 61 64 62 63 63 62 61 60 60 62 59 60 60  
MIN/MAX RH 55 87 61 90 53  
RH 84 69 55 60 69 77 80 85 86 74 61 65 78 85 88 90 83 68 53 57 71  
WIND DIR N E S SE NE NE NE NE NE E SE E E NE N N N E SE SE E  
WIND DIR DEG 00 11 17 14 04 03 05 05 04 08 12 11 07 04 02 02 01 09 12 13 08  
WIND SPD 3 2 3 3 3 4 3 3 3 4 4 4 2 2 2 2 2 3 4 4 1  
CLOUDS FW FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 21 16 44 64 55 38 30 44 34 40 46 49 46 35 24 22 21 29 37 40 31  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 8 6  
POP 12HR 50 20 40 20 10  
QPF 12HR 0.20 0.04 0.08 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C C S  
TSTMS C C S S S S C C S  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 4  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 5600 5500 800 300 5300 5000 1100 300 4500 4800  
T WIND DIR N N NE NE NE E N N NE NE  
T WIND SPD 3 4 3 4 4 5 3 4 5 5  
ADI 20 20 2 5 19 31 2 6 23 23  
MAX LVORI 4 3 5 6 4 4 6 6 4 3  
STABILITY B D E E B D F E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.69 27.66 27.67 27.68 27.70 27.65 27.68 27.67 27.70 27.67  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 62 79 62 79 62 80 62 80  
TEMP 64 64 78 70 64 64 78 70 64 65 79 71 64 65 80 71  
DEWPT 58 57 57 58 56 56 57 59 57 57 58 59 58 57 58 59  
MAX/MIN RH 85 49 80 49 82 48 84 47  
RH 81 78 49 66 76 75 49 67 78 77 48 67 81 77 48 64  
WIND DIR N N E E N N NE N N N N N N N NW NW  
WIND SPD 2 3 4 2 3 3 3 2 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 20 10 10 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
SCZ001-212100-  
ANDREW PICKENS-OCONEE SC-ELEV 1650 FT  
34.81N 83.13W ELEV. 1650 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 83 66 82 63 83  
TEMP 67 77 83 82 75 71 69 67 68 77 81 80 73 68 66 64 66 77 82 81 73  
DEWPT 61 66 65 66 66 65 64 64 64 66 65 65 66 65 64 62 62 65 62 62 64  
MIN/MAX RH 56 91 58 95 50  
RH 83 68 56 59 75 83 85 89 87 69 59 60 80 91 93 95 86 66 52 53 74  
WIND DIR N E SE E N N NE NE NE E E E NE N N N N E E SE NE  
WIND DIR DEG 35 09 14 09 01 02 03 03 03 07 10 10 05 02 02 01 00 08 11 12 06  
WIND SPD 3 2 2 2 3 4 3 3 3 4 4 4 2 2 2 2 2 3 4 4 1  
CLOUDS FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 18 12 37 57 48 31 32 41 35 38 40 40 35 29 23 20 17 24 30 31 22  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 9 7  
POP 12HR 30 20 30 20 10  
QPF 12HR 0.09 0.04 0.06 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S C S S S S C C S  
TSTMS S C S S S C C S  
OBVIS PF  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 5  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 4900 4900 800 300 5400 5100 500 300 4500 4500  
T WIND DIR NE N N N NE E N NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 3 3 3 4 6 6 4 4 5 8  
ADI 20 20 2 4 31 36 2 6 27 32  
MAX LVORI 4 4 5 6 4 5 7 8 4 3  
STABILITY B C E D B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 28.56 28.52 28.53 28.54 28.56 28.52 28.55 28.54 28.57 28.53  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 62 83 62 83 63 85 63 86  
TEMP 65 65 82 73 65 65 82 73 65 66 84 74 65 66 85 74  
DEWPT 62 60 60 62 60 59 61 63 61 60 61 63 62 60 61 63  
MAX/MIN RH 91 48 87 48 89 46 90 45  
RH 88 83 48 70 83 79 48 71 84 81 46 70 88 81 45 67  
WIND DIR N N E NE N N E N N N NE N N N NW NW  
WIND SPD 2 2 4 1 2 2 3 1 2 3 3 2 2 3 4 4  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 20 10 10 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
SCZ008-212100-  
KINGS MOUNTAIN-CHEROKEE SC-ELEV 820 FT  
35.15N 81.40W ELEV. 820 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 87 66 85 63 85  
TEMP 68 80 86 85 76 71 68 66 68 79 84 83 74 69 66 64 66 78 84 83 74  
DEWPT 64 68 66 66 67 67 66 65 66 68 66 66 67 66 64 64 64 67 64 63 64  
MIN/MAX RH 51 98 55 100 49  
RH 87 67 52 53 74 86 91 95 92 70 55 58 78 90 94 99 92 68 51 51 73  
WIND DIR N NE NE NE NE N NE N N NE NE NE NE N N N N NE NE NE E  
WIND DIR DEG 01 03 03 04 04 02 03 02 02 04 05 04 03 01 35 00 00 03 05 05 07  
WIND SPD 2 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 4 1  
CLOUDS FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 9 6 23 35 38 26 30 39 35 37 39 37 26 21 17 18 19 24 29 27 12  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 10 10  
POP 12HR 20 10 20 5 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.02 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S  
TSTMS S S S  
LAL 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 5  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 5300 5100 300 300 5600 5300 700 300 4700 4900  
T WIND DIR N NE N N NE NE NW NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 8 4 8 4 8 6 1 1 4 8  
ADI 41 27 4 5 40 42 1 1 31 38  
MAX LVORI 4 3 6 9 5 4 8 10 5 3  
STABILITY B C G E B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 29.25 29.19 29.22 29.24 29.27 29.24 29.25 29.24 29.27 29.22  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 62 84 63 84 64 85 63 87  
TEMP 65 65 83 73 65 66 83 74 66 67 85 74 66 67 86 75  
DEWPT 62 61 60 63 61 60 62 64 63 63 64 65 63 62 63 63  
MAX/MIN RH 94 46 91 50 96 49 95 46  
RH 90 85 47 69 85 83 50 72 88 88 50 72 89 86 46 67  
WIND DIR NE N NE NE N N NE NE N N N N N N N NW  
WIND SPD 1 2 4 2 2 2 4 2 1 2 4 1 2 2 5 2  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
SCZ013-212100-  
WHITMIRE-UNION SC-ELEV 565 FT  
34.63N 81.60W ELEV. 565 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 90 67 86 64 86  
TEMP 70 83 89 88 79 73 70 68 69 80 85 84 75 70 67 65 67 80 86 84 75  
DEWPT 66 68 66 65 67 67 67 66 66 67 64 64 66 66 65 64 65 66 61 60 63  
MIN/MAX RH 45 97 49 100 42  
RH 87 62 46 46 68 81 90 95 91 65 49 51 74 89 94 99 91 62 44 45 67  
WIND DIR N NE N NE NE NE NE NE N NE NE NE NE NE N N N NE NE NE E  
WIND DIR DEG 35 03 02 03 03 03 03 03 01 05 06 06 06 03 01 01 01 04 06 05 07  
WIND SPD 2 3 3 3 2 2 1 1 2 4 4 4 2 1 1 1 1 4 4 4 1  
CLOUDS FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 16 7 19 25 34 30 34 42 37 41 44 43 34 26 18 18 19 24 28 27 12  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 10 10  
POP 12HR 20 10 20 10 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0.04 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S  
TSTMS S S S S  
LAL 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 4  
DSI 3 2 2  
MIX HGT 6100 6400 300 300 6500 6400 400 300 5100 5200  
T WIND DIR N N N N NE NE N NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 6 3 6 4 8 9 3 1 5 8  
ADI 40 32 4 5 37 47 3 1 29 34  
MAX LVORI 4 3 6 8 4 3 7 10 5 3  
STABILITY B C G D B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 29.54 29.47 29.50 29.51 29.54 29.51 29.53 29.52 29.55 29.50  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 63 85 63 86 64 87 64 88  
TEMP 66 66 84 74 66 66 85 75 67 67 86 76 67 67 87 76  
DEWPT 63 62 58 61 62 61 59 63 63 63 61 63 63 62 60 62  
MAX/MIN RH 95 41 92 41 95 42 95 39  
RH 89 86 41 65 85 82 42 66 87 85 42 66 88 84 40 61  
WIND DIR NE N NE NE N N NE NE N N N N N N N NW  
WIND SPD 1 2 6 2 1 2 5 2 1 2 5 2 2 2 6 2  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 10 10 5  
 

 
 
NCZ048-212100-  
SEVEN MILE RIDGE-MADISON NC-ELEV 2150 FT  
35.80N 82.65W ELEV. 2150 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 83 60 84 58 84  
TEMP 62 76 82 81 72 66 63 61 63 76 83 81 71 65 62 59 62 76 83 82 71  
DEWPT 59 65 63 64 63 62 61 59 59 64 63 64 63 62 60 59 58 63 61 61 62  
MIN/MAX RH 51 97 51 99 47  
RH 89 69 51 55 74 87 92 93 88 66 51 55 77 91 96 99 88 64 47 51 73  
WIND DIR NE NW N N NE E SE SE E S NW E NE E SE E E N N E E  
WIND DIR DEG 04 33 34 35 03 10 12 13 09 20 33 10 04 09 12 11 08 35 02 10 10  
WIND SPD 1 3 5 3 2 1 2 2 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 3 3 1  
CLOUDS SC FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 50 16 43 51 47 45 38 40 40 43 46 46 39 37 36 31 27 34 41 42 33  
VSBY 2 10 10 10 10 10  
POP 12HR 30 20 30 10 10  
QPF 12HR 0.07 0.01 0.09 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S C S S S S C  
TSTMS S C S S S S C  
OBVIS F PF PF  
LAL 3 3 2 1 3 3 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 3 3 3 4 3 3 4 5 4  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 6400 6500 2700 1300 7500 7500 1700 300 7100 7400  
T WIND DIR N N E E NE E SE E NE NE  
T WIND SPD 9 9 2 3 3 2 1 1 4 5  
ADI 73 82 1 4 27 27 1 1 44 36  
MAX LVORI 4 3 7 8 4 4 9 10 4 3  
STABILITY B C F E B C G E B C  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.40 27.35 27.36 27.37 27.40 27.36 27.37 27.36 27.39 27.36  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 57 84 57 83 58 83 58 83  
TEMP 61 61 83 70 60 61 82 71 61 61 82 71 61 61 82 71  
DEWPT 59 56 58 59 56 54 58 59 58 57 59 60 59 57 59 59  
MAX/MIN RH 96 42 90 44 95 45 95 45  
RH 93 84 42 67 86 80 44 67 89 85 45 70 91 84 46 68  
WIND DIR E E NE E E NE N NE E N N NW NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 2 1 1 3 1 1 1 4 2 1 1 6 3  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ049-212100-  
BUSICK-YANCEY NC-ELEV 2892 FT  
35.77N 82.19W ELEV. 2892 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 77 59 76 57 77  
TEMP 59 70 76 75 68 64 61 59 61 71 76 75 67 62 60 58 60 71 77 75 67  
DEWPT 58 63 62 63 62 60 59 58 58 62 62 62 62 60 58 57 57 61 60 61 61  
MIN/MAX RH 62 98 62 97 57  
RH 96 76 62 66 82 88 93 96 90 74 62 65 84 91 94 97 89 70 57 61 81  
WIND DIR NW N N E N E E E E NE E SE E E SE E N N SE E E  
WIND DIR DEG 33 34 00 07 02 07 09 11 07 05 11 12 07 09 14 11 01 01 14 11 07  
WIND SPD 4 4 3 3 2 2 2 3 2 3 4 4 2 1 1 1 1 3 3 4 1  
CLOUDS FW FW B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 23 12 56 62 53 39 37 44 40 43 46 47 42 38 34 30 25 34 43 45 34  
VSBY 2 10 10 10 10 7  
POP 12HR 40 20 30 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.10 0.01 0.04 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C C S S S  
TSTMS C C S S S C C S  
OBVIS F PF PF  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 2 2  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 4 4 3 5 5 3  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 4600 4300 1100 300 5000 4900 400 300 3700 3700  
T WIND DIR N NE NW NW NE N NW NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 10 5 4 3 4 3 3 3 8 5  
ADI 40 18 4 4 23 14 2 4 36 25  
MAX LVORI 5 4 7 9 5 5 7 8 5 5  
STABILITY C D F E B C G E B D  
CEILING NONE 3100 NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.25 27.23 27.24 27.24 27.26 27.23 27.23 27.22 27.25 27.23  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 56 77 56 76 57 77 57 77  
TEMP 59 59 76 66 59 59 75 67 60 60 76 67 59 60 76 67  
DEWPT 57 54 56 58 54 53 58 59 56 56 59 60 57 56 59 59  
MAX/MIN RH 95 51 87 54 92 55 95 56  
RH 92 85 51 73 84 81 54 75 88 85 55 77 92 87 56 75  
WIND DIR NE NE E E NE N NE NE N N N N N NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 1 2 3 2 2 2 3 2 1 2 4 3 3 4 6 4  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 20 10 20 10 20  
RAIN SHWRS S S S  
TSTMS S  
 

 
 
NCZ058-212100-  
CHEOAH-GRAHAM NC-ELEV 2000 FT  
35.34N 83.82W ELEV. 2000 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 84 59 83 59 83  
TEMP 62 76 83 82 72 66 63 60 63 76 82 80 71 65 62 59 62 76 82 81 71  
DEWPT 58 66 64 65 65 62 61 59 60 65 64 65 65 64 61 59 59 65 63 63 63  
MIN/MAX RH 53 100 55 100 50  
RH 89 71 53 57 79 88 93 95 91 71 55 59 83 96 99100 91 68 52 53 78  
WIND DIR E N NW N NE E E SE SE N NW NW E E E E SE N N N E  
WIND DIR DEG 10 34 33 00 03 08 10 13 13 02 31 31 08 10 11 11 12 34 35 35 07  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 3 2 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 1  
CLOUDS OV FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 91 19 29 42 38 27 17 38 35 41 48 51 48 38 29 27 25 34 43 45 33  
VSBY 0 9 10 9 8 5  
POP 12HR 40 10 40 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.10 0 0.11 0 0.02  
RAIN SHWRS C C S C C S S S  
TSTMS C C S C C S S S  
OBVIS F+ PF PF F  
LAL 3 3 1 2 3 3 2 1 2 2  
HAINES 5 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 6900 6800 1900 300 8000 7700 1500 300 6800 7200  
T WIND DIR NE N E E NE NE SE E NE NE  
T WIND SPD 6 9 5 4 3 4 4 2 3 4  
ADI 56 56 4 4 28 28 2 2 34 34  
MAX LVORI 4 4 6 9 4 5 10 10 5 4  
STABILITY B D G E B C F E B C  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.22 27.17 27.19 27.19 27.21 27.17 27.19 27.19 27.22 27.18  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 58 84 57 83 58 84 58 83  
TEMP 61 61 83 71 61 61 82 71 61 62 83 71 61 61 82 70  
DEWPT 59 57 60 61 58 56 59 62 58 57 59 61 58 57 59 61  
MAX/MIN RH 97 46 93 46 94 45 94 45  
RH 94 86 46 73 90 84 46 73 90 85 45 72 90 84 45 71  
WIND DIR NE NE N E E NE NW N NE NE NW N NE N NW NW  
WIND SPD 1 0 2 1 1 1 3 1 0 0 4 2 1 0 5 2  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ064-212100-  
DAVIDSON RIVER-TRANSYLVANIA NC-ELEV 3200 FT  
35.35N 82.78W ELEV. 3200 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 76 58 74 55 75  
TEMP 58 69 75 74 67 63 60 58 60 69 73 72 64 60 58 56 58 69 74 73 64  
DEWPT 57 62 61 61 60 59 58 57 57 61 61 60 60 58 56 56 54 58 57 58 58  
MIN/MAX RH 60 97 64 99 55  
RH 95 78 61 62 79 88 92 97 90 77 65 67 85 93 95 99 88 69 55 60 78  
WIND DIR N N N N NE NE E E NE NE E SE E E SE SE N N E E E  
WIND DIR DEG 34 35 00 00 04 06 07 08 06 05 09 12 08 09 15 12 01 02 10 10 08  
WIND SPD 4 4 5 1 3 3 3 3 2 3 4 5 3 2 2 2 2 5 5 5 2  
CLOUDS SC FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 26 16 48 57 47 46 39 48 42 46 49 48 41 36 30 28 26 34 42 44 33  
VSBY 1 9 10 9 9 8  
POP 12HR 50 20 40 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.11 0.03 0.08 0.01 0  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C C S  
TSTMS C C S S C C S  
OBVIS F PF F  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 5 4 3 3 3 4 4 4 5 5  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 4400 4200 700 300 5000 4600 300 300 3900 4100  
T WIND DIR N N N NW NE NE NW W N NE  
T WIND SPD 10 8 4 2 4 4 2 3 6 9  
ADI 41 26 5 2 19 25 2 4 25 35  
MAX LVORI 5 4 7 8 5 5 8 10 4 4  
STABILITY C C F E B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 26.76 26.72 26.74 26.74 26.76 26.72 26.74 26.73 26.76 26.73  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 54 75 54 74 55 75 55 76  
TEMP 57 57 74 64 56 57 74 65 57 58 74 65 57 58 75 66  
DEWPT 54 53 55 55 52 51 55 56 54 53 57 57 55 53 57 56  
MAX/MIN RH 96 51 89 53 92 54 93 53  
RH 92 86 51 73 86 82 53 74 88 85 54 75 90 84 53 72  
WIND DIR NE NE E E NE N NE N N N N N N NW N N  
WIND SPD 2 3 5 3 3 3 4 3 3 3 5 4 3 4 6 6  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 20 10 10 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ505-212100-  
GRANDFATHER-MCDOWELL NC-ELEV 1600 FT  
35.76N 82.04W ELEV. 1600 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 85 62 84 60 86  
TEMP 64 78 84 83 73 68 65 63 64 77 83 82 72 66 63 61 64 78 85 83 72  
DEWPT 60 66 65 66 66 64 62 61 62 65 64 65 66 64 62 60 60 64 63 63 65  
MIN/MAX RH 53 99 53 98 47  
RH 87 68 53 58 77 86 92 95 93 68 53 56 81 90 95 98 87 63 48 51 77  
WIND DIR NW N NE NE N N N NW N E SE SE N N NW N NW N SE E NE  
WIND DIR DEG 33 35 03 06 35 34 35 33 00 07 12 12 01 35 32 34 33 02 12 11 03  
WIND SPD 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 2 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 3 3 1  
CLOUDS FW FW B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 15 8 52 52 47 27 30 39 37 39 41 40 37 33 29 26 23 30 38 39 27  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 10 8  
POP 12HR 40 20 30 10 20  
QPF 12HR 0.09 0 0.03 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C  
TSTMS C C S S S C  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 3 3 2 1 3 3 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 4 4 3 4 4 3  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 6400 6300 2300 300 7600 7300 1600 300 7000 6900  
T WIND DIR N NE NW NW NE N NW NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 9 5 6 4 4 3 3 3 8 8  
ADI 72 24 5 5 36 34 2 4 69 68  
MAX LVORI 3 4 6 9 4 5 8 10 4 4  
STABILITY B D F E B D G E B C  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.81 27.79 27.80 27.81 27.83 27.79 27.80 27.79 27.82 27.79  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 59 85 59 84 60 85 60 85  
TEMP 63 63 84 72 62 63 83 72 64 64 84 73 63 63 84 73  
DEWPT 60 58 58 62 57 56 60 63 60 59 61 64 61 59 61 63  
MAX/MIN RH 95 42 89 45 94 46 96 46  
RH 93 84 42 70 84 80 45 72 89 85 46 73 92 86 46 71  
WIND DIR N N E NE N N NE N N N N N N NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 1 1 1 3 1 1 2 4 2 2 3 5 3  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 10 10 20 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ064-212100-  
GUION FARM-TRANSYLVANIA NC-ELEV 2600 FT  
35.21N 82.59W ELEV. 2600 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 80 62 77 59 77  
TEMP 62 73 79 78 71 66 64 62 63 72 76 75 68 64 61 59 62 72 77 76 68  
DEWPT 60 64 62 63 63 62 61 61 61 64 62 63 63 61 60 59 59 61 60 60 61  
MIN/MAX RH 55 96 63 100 55  
RH 93 73 55 60 76 85 89 95 91 76 63 66 84 91 94100 91 70 55 59 78  
WIND DIR N N N E NE N NE NE N NE E SE E N N N N NE E E E  
WIND DIR DEG 00 01 02 10 04 02 03 03 02 04 09 12 07 02 01 00 00 04 10 11 08  
WIND SPD 4 4 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 4 5 5 2 1 1 2 2 4 5 5 2  
CLOUDS FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 22 13 41 58 46 44 40 45 43 43 44 41 32 29 26 24 23 29 35 35 25  
VSBY 3 10 10 10 10 10  
POP 12HR 40 20 30 20 10  
QPF 12HR 0.09 0.03 0.05 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S C S S S S C S  
TSTMS S C S S S C S  
OBVIS PF  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 5 4 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 4  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 4900 4700 500 300 4300 4200 400 300 3700 3900  
T WIND DIR N N N NW NE NE NW NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 10 6 6 4 6 5 3 4 8 10  
ADI 43 23 5 5 23 26 2 5 33 34  
MAX LVORI 5 4 6 8 5 5 7 9 4 4  
STABILITY C D F D B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.71 27.67 27.69 27.70 27.72 27.68 27.69 27.68 27.72 27.68  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 58 77 58 77 58 78 59 79  
TEMP 60 60 76 67 60 60 76 68 61 61 77 68 61 61 78 69  
DEWPT 58 57 57 59 56 55 58 60 58 57 60 60 58 58 60 60  
MAX/MIN RH 96 52 90 54 94 55 95 53  
RH 92 89 52 74 86 84 54 76 89 87 55 75 91 87 53 73  
WIND DIR NE N E NE N N NE NE N N N N N NW N N  
WIND SPD 2 3 5 3 2 3 4 2 2 3 4 4 3 4 6 5  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 20 10 10 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ062-212100-  
HIGHLANDS-MACON NC-ELEV 3915 FT  
35.09N 83.22W ELEV. 3915 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 73 59 72 57 74  
TEMP 58 68 72 72 66 63 61 60 61 68 72 71 65 61 59 58 60 69 73 72 65  
DEWPT 56 60 60 61 60 59 57 57 58 61 60 60 60 58 56 56 55 59 57 58 57  
MIN/MAX RH 65 93 67 93 56  
RH 92 77 65 69 79 86 88 92 89 77 67 69 84 90 90 93 85 70 56 60 76  
WIND DIR N N W SE E E E E E E E SE E E E E NE NE SE SE E  
WIND DIR DEG 02 02 27 15 07 08 09 09 08 08 11 13 08 08 07 07 03 04 12 12 08  
WIND SPD 3 2 2 3 3 4 4 4 3 3 4 4 2 2 2 2 2 4 5 5 2  
CLOUDS SC FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 27 18 48 62 53 41 34 42 37 45 52 54 46 37 28 27 26 35 44 47 37  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 9 6  
POP 12HR 50 30 40 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.18 0.04 0.18 0 0.01  
RAIN SHWRS C C C S S S C C S  
TSTMS C C C S S C C S  
OBVIS PF F  
LAL 3 3 3 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 3 3 3 4 4 5 5  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 4100 3500 300 300 3200 3100 500 300 3600 3900  
T WIND DIR N N N NE NE NE N N NE NE  
T WIND SPD 4 5 3 3 3 3 2 3 4 5  
ADI 21 18 2 3 11 8 1 4 14 21  
MAX LVORI 5 4 6 7 6 5 7 7 4 4  
STABILITY B D E D B D F E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.00 26.95 26.97 26.98 27.00 26.96 26.98 26.97 27.00 26.97  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 56 75 56 74 57 75 57 76  
TEMP 58 59 74 65 58 58 73 65 59 59 75 66 59 59 75 67  
DEWPT 55 54 55 56 53 53 55 56 54 54 56 57 55 54 56 56  
MAX/MIN RH 93 52 87 53 89 52 89 51  
RH 89 85 52 71 82 81 53 72 84 83 52 72 86 82 51 69  
WIND DIR NE NE E E NE N NE N N N N N N N NW N  
WIND SPD 2 2 4 2 3 3 4 2 2 3 4 3 3 4 5 5  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 20 10 10 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ059-212100-  
JACKSON COUNTY-JACKSON NC-ELEV 2800 FT  
35.32N 83.21W ELEV. 2800 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 79 59 79 59 80  
TEMP 60 72 79 78 69 65 62 60 63 73 78 77 69 64 62 60 62 74 79 78 69  
DEWPT 58 64 61 62 62 61 60 58 59 63 61 62 62 62 60 59 58 62 58 59 59  
MIN/MAX RH 55 97 56 97 48  
RH 91 75 55 59 77 88 92 94 88 72 56 59 78 92 93 97 87 67 48 52 70  
WIND DIR NE N N NW NE NE E E NE N E SE NE E E E N N E SE E  
WIND DIR DEG 06 00 34 30 06 06 09 09 06 02 08 13 05 07 08 07 01 01 09 12 08  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 1 2 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 2 3 1  
CLOUDS OV FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 91 18 40 50 43 30 26 40 38 43 48 50 44 37 30 28 26 35 43 45 34  
VSBY 0 9 10 10 8 6  
POP 12HR 40 20 40 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.09 0.03 0.12 0 0.01  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C C S  
TSTMS C C S S S C C S  
OBVIS F+ PF F  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 4 5 5  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 6300 6400 1600 400 7500 7300 2400 300 6800 6900  
T WIND DIR N NE NE E NE NE E NE NE NE  
T WIND SPD 5 6 4 3 3 4 2 2 4 6  
ADI 48 40 4 2 27 42 2 2 42 43  
MAX LVORI 4 4 7 8 4 4 7 8 4 3  
STABILITY B C G E B C F E B C  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 26.81 26.77 26.78 26.79 26.81 26.77 26.79 26.78 26.81 26.78  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 58 81 57 80 58 81 58 81  
TEMP 61 61 80 69 60 61 79 69 61 62 80 70 61 62 80 70  
DEWPT 58 56 57 57 56 55 57 58 57 56 57 58 58 56 57 58  
MAX/MIN RH 94 45 90 46 92 45 92 44  
RH 91 84 45 65 85 81 46 66 86 82 45 67 88 82 45 65  
WIND DIR NE NE E E NE N NE N N N N N N N NW N  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 2 1 1 2 1 1 1 3 2 2 2 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ070-212100-  
MOUNTAIN ISLAND LAKE-GASTON NC-ELEV 500 FT  
35.38N 80.99W ELEV. 500 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 87 66 85 64 86  
TEMP 69 80 86 85 76 71 69 66 68 79 84 83 74 69 67 64 67 79 85 84 74  
DEWPT 65 67 65 64 66 66 66 65 66 66 64 64 65 65 64 64 64 65 63 62 64  
MIN/MAX RH 49 98 50 98 46  
RH 87 64 49 50 71 84 90 94 91 65 51 52 74 86 93 97 90 63 47 48 70  
WIND DIR N NE N NE NE NE NE NE N NE NE NE NE NE N N N N NE NE NE  
WIND DIR DEG 00 03 02 04 05 05 04 03 01 04 05 05 06 06 34 00 00 02 04 05 06  
WIND SPD 2 3 3 3 2 2 1 1 2 4 4 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 3 4 2  
CLOUDS FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 14 11 30 37 38 31 27 40 36 37 39 36 26 22 18 20 21 26 31 28 11  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 10 10  
POP 12HR 20 10 10 5 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S  
TSTMS S  
LAL 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 5 5 4 3 4 5 5 4 5 5  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 5400 5400 300 300 5800 5400 900 300 4700 5000  
T WIND DIR N NE NE N NE N NW NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 8 5 8 3 8 5 1 1 5 9  
ADI 38 25 4 5 41 39 1 1 28 33  
MAX LVORI 4 3 6 9 4 4 8 10 5 3  
STABILITY B D G E B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 29.25 29.20 29.23 29.24 29.27 29.24 29.24 29.24 29.27 29.22  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 63 84 63 84 65 86 64 87  
TEMP 66 66 83 74 66 66 83 74 67 68 85 75 67 67 86 76  
DEWPT 62 60 60 62 61 61 61 64 64 64 63 64 64 63 62 63  
MAX/MIN RH 92 44 90 48 96 48 94 44  
RH 89 83 45 67 84 83 48 70 89 87 48 70 89 85 45 65  
WIND DIR NE N NE NE N N NE NE N N N N N N N NW  
WIND SPD 1 2 5 3 2 3 5 2 2 2 5 3 3 3 6 3  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ503-212100-  
NORTH COVE-BURKE NC-ELEV 2657 FT  
35.82N 81.94W ELEV. 2657 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 82 62 80 60 82  
TEMP 64 75 81 80 72 67 64 62 64 74 80 79 70 65 62 60 63 75 81 80 70  
DEWPT 60 64 65 66 64 63 62 61 62 65 64 64 64 63 61 60 59 63 62 63 63  
MIN/MAX RH 58 98 58 98 53  
RH 87 69 58 62 77 87 92 95 93 72 59 61 81 91 95 98 88 66 53 56 77  
WIND DIR NW N NE NE N N N N N NE SE SE N N NW NW NW NE E SE NE  
WIND DIR DEG 33 00 04 06 01 01 01 35 01 06 13 13 02 34 32 32 33 03 11 13 04  
WIND SPD 3 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 2 2 3 3 1 1 1 1 2 3 3 3 1  
CLOUDS FW FW B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 15 13 53 54 46 32 26 39 37 39 41 40 36 32 29 26 23 31 38 39 27  
VSBY 7 10 10 9 9 7  
POP 12HR 30 20 30 10 20  
QPF 12HR 0.11 0 0.02 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S C S S S S C  
TSTMS S C S S S C  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 3 3 2 1 2 3 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 3  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 4800 4600 1000 300 5700 5500 800 300 4900 4900  
T WIND DIR N SE NW NW NE N W NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 9 4 5 4 4 3 3 3 6 6  
ADI 47 18 3 5 30 20 2 4 46 38  
MAX LVORI 4 4 6 9 5 5 8 10 4 4  
STABILITY B C G E B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 28.00 27.97 28.0 28.00 28.02 27.98 27.98 27.98 28.01 27.98  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 59 81 59 81 60 81 60 81  
TEMP 62 62 80 70 61 62 80 70 63 63 80 71 63 63 80 71  
DEWPT 59 57 58 59 56 56 59 61 59 59 61 62 60 58 61 61  
MAX/MIN RH 94 47 88 49 94 51 94 51  
RH 92 84 47 70 84 80 49 72 88 86 51 73 90 86 51 71  
WIND DIR NE N E NE N N NE NE N N N N N NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 2 2 4 1 2 2 3 1 2 2 4 3 3 4 6 3  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 20 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ508-212100-  
RUTHERFORD COUNTY-RUTHERFORD NC-ELEV 1056 FT  
35.43N 81.94W ELEV. 1056 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 86 64 84 62 85  
TEMP 67 79 85 84 75 70 67 65 67 77 83 82 73 68 65 63 65 78 84 82 73  
DEWPT 63 67 64 67 68 67 65 64 65 68 66 66 68 67 64 63 63 66 63 62 66  
MIN/MAX RH 50 99 56 100 47  
RH 87 67 50 56 79 90 94 97 93 72 56 60 85 96 98100 92 67 50 50 80  
WIND DIR N N NE NE NE N N N N NE E E NE N NW NW N N E E NE  
WIND DIR DEG 34 02 05 05 03 01 00 35 35 05 09 09 05 00 33 33 35 02 09 09 06  
WIND SPD 2 2 2 3 2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3 1  
CLOUDS FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 8 7 28 42 44 22 29 36 35 36 37 35 26 23 21 20 19 24 30 29 16  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 10 10  
POP 12HR 20 20 20 10 10  
QPF 12HR 0.05 0 0.02 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S  
TSTMS S S S S S  
LAL 2 2 2 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 5 5  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 5900 5700 600 300 5800 5600 700 300 4900 4900  
T WIND DIR N N N N NE N NW NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 9 5 6 4 5 4 2 2 6 8  
ADI 53 37 4 5 30 36 1 4 39 39  
MAX LVORI 4 4 7 9 5 6 10 10 4 4  
STABILITY B C G E B C G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 28.90 28.86 28.89 28.90 28.92 28.89 28.89 28.88 28.92 28.88  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 61 83 61 83 62 85 62 85  
TEMP 64 64 82 72 64 65 83 73 65 66 84 74 65 65 85 74  
DEWPT 63 60 60 64 61 59 61 65 63 62 63 66 63 61 62 65  
MAX/MIN RH 98 46 91 48 97 49 97 47  
RH 94 87 46 74 88 82 48 76 92 87 49 77 93 86 47 74  
WIND DIR N N NE NE N N NE NE N N N N N NW N NW  
WIND SPD 1 2 4 2 2 2 4 2 2 2 4 2 2 3 5 3  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ035-212100-  
TAYLORSVILLE-ALEXANDER NC-ELEV 1190 FT  
35.91N 81.14W ELEV. 1190 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 85 64 83 61 84  
TEMP 66 78 84 83 74 69 66 64 66 77 82 81 72 67 64 62 65 77 83 82 72  
DEWPT 62 65 64 65 67 66 65 63 64 66 64 64 66 65 63 62 62 65 63 62 65  
MIN/MAX RH 52 99 53 99 49  
RH 87 64 52 56 78 90 94 96 93 68 54 56 80 93 96 99 91 66 51 52 77  
WIND DIR N NE NE NE NE N N N N NE NE E NE N NW N N NE NE E E  
WIND DIR DEG 34 03 05 06 04 02 01 00 00 04 06 09 06 34 32 34 35 03 06 07 07  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 4 2 2 2 1 2 3 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3 1  
CLOUDS FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 10 11 38 38 41 21 26 39 35 36 38 36 28 26 25 24 23 28 33 32 16  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 10 10  
POP 12HR 20 20 10 5 5  
QPF 12HR 0.03 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF  
LAL 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 5 4 5  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 5000 4800 300 300 4900 4600 600 300 4300 4500  
T WIND DIR N NE N N NE NW W NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 11 6 3 3 5 4 3 2 8 8  
ADI 46 37 2 4 36 31 2 2 36 35  
MAX LVORI 4 4 7 10 4 5 8 10 5 4  
STABILITY B D G E B C G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 28.84 28.80 28.83 28.84 28.87 28.83 28.83 28.82 28.86 28.82  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 60 82 61 82 62 83 62 84  
TEMP 63 63 81 71 63 64 81 72 65 65 82 72 65 65 83 73  
DEWPT 61 59 58 62 59 59 61 64 62 62 63 65 62 61 61 63  
MAX/MIN RH 94 46 91 51 98 52 95 48  
RH 92 84 46 71 86 84 51 76 92 89 52 77 91 87 48 71  
WIND DIR N N NE NE N N NE NE N N N N N NW N NW  
WIND SPD 2 2 4 2 2 3 4 1 2 2 4 2 3 3 6 3  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 20 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ062-212100-  
FRANKLIN-MACON NC-ELEV 2160 FT  
35.17N 83.41W ELEV. 2160 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 85 60 81 59 82  
TEMP 61 76 84 83 73 67 63 61 63 75 80 79 70 65 62 60 62 75 81 80 70  
DEWPT 58 65 62 63 63 62 60 59 60 64 63 63 64 62 60 59 59 63 60 60 62  
MIN/MAX RH 48 99 55 97 47  
RH 89 68 48 51 73 84 89 94 90 71 56 57 81 92 94 97 88 67 48 51 74  
WIND DIR NW N NW NE NE N NE NE N NE SE SE NE NE NE NE N N E SE E  
WIND DIR DEG 33 35 32 03 06 00 03 03 02 05 13 13 04 06 03 03 35 00 09 12 09  
WIND SPD 1 1 2 1 2 1 1 1 1 2 2 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 2 2 1  
CLOUDS OV FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 91 16 35 49 47 32 26 41 36 42 48 50 46 36 27 25 24 33 41 44 35  
VSBY 0 9 10 10 8 5  
POP 12HR 40 20 40 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.09 0.04 0.10 0 0.01  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C C S  
TSTMS C C S S S C C S  
OBVIS F+ PF F  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 5 4 3 3 3 3 4 4 4 5  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 7200 7100 1600 300 7700 7500 2400 300 6700 7000  
T WIND DIR N N NE E NE NE E NE NE NE  
T WIND SPD 5 6 5 4 3 4 2 2 4 5  
ADI 53 52 3 4 28 35 2 2 33 43  
MAX LVORI 4 3 6 9 4 5 7 8 4 3  
STABILITY B C G E B C F E B C  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.08 27.04 27.05 27.06 27.08 27.04 27.06 27.05 27.08 27.05  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 59 82 58 82 59 83 59 83  
TEMP 62 62 81 70 61 61 81 70 62 62 82 71 62 62 82 71  
DEWPT 58 57 58 60 57 56 58 61 58 57 58 61 58 57 58 60  
MAX/MIN RH 94 45 91 46 93 45 93 44  
RH 90 84 46 70 85 82 46 71 87 84 45 70 88 83 44 68  
WIND DIR NE NE E E NE N N N N N N N N N NW N  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 1 1 1 3 1 1 1 3 2 1 2 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ051-212100-  
COW MOUNTAIN-SWAIN NC-ELEV 2395 FT  
35.47N 83.32W ELEV. 2395 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 82 59 81 59 82  
TEMP 61 75 81 80 71 65 62 60 63 75 80 79 70 65 62 59 62 75 81 80 70  
DEWPT 58 67 66 67 65 62 60 58 59 66 67 67 65 63 61 59 59 65 64 64 63  
MIN/MAX RH 60 98 62 100 55  
RH 90 76 60 64 83 89 93 94 89 74 63 66 85 95 97100 89 72 55 59 79  
WIND DIR NE N N N NE E E E E W N E NE SE SE SE E N N E E  
WIND DIR DEG 06 35 34 02 05 08 10 11 11 26 00 11 06 12 14 14 09 01 02 11 08  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 2 2 2 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 0 2 2 2 1  
CLOUDS OV FW SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 91 17 38 47 39 26 24 39 37 43 50 52 47 39 31 29 27 36 44 45 32  
VSBY 0 10 10 10 8 5  
POP 12HR 40 20 40 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.07 0.02 0.12 0.01 0.03  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S C C S S S  
TSTMS C C S S C C S  
OBVIS F+ PF F  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 5 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 5 5  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 7200 7100 3600 1900 8200 8000 2900 300 7900 7800  
T WIND DIR N NE NE E NE NE E E NE NE  
T WIND SPD 6 8 3 2 3 3 2 2 4 5  
ADI 62 55 3 6 29 23 1 2 47 47  
MAX LVORI 4 5 7 9 4 5 8 10 4 4  
STABILITY B C G E B D F E B C  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 26.80 26.76 26.77 26.78 26.80 26.76 26.77 26.77 26.80 26.77  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 58 83 57 82 58 83 58 83  
TEMP 61 61 82 70 61 61 81 70 61 61 82 70 61 62 82 70  
DEWPT 59 56 61 61 57 55 62 61 58 57 61 62 59 56 61 61  
MAX/MIN RH 96 50 91 52 92 50 92 49  
RH 93 84 50 73 89 82 52 74 89 84 50 74 91 83 50 72  
WIND DIR E E NE E E E N N E N N N N N NW N  
WIND SPD 1 1 2 1 1 1 3 1 1 1 3 2 1 1 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ051-212100-  
TOW STRING-SWAIN NC-ELEV 2927 FT  
35.55N 83.29W ELEV. 2927 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 80 60 78 59 79  
TEMP 62 73 79 78 70 65 62 60 63 73 78 77 69 64 62 60 62 73 79 78 69  
DEWPT 58 62 62 62 61 60 59 58 58 61 62 62 62 60 59 58 57 60 60 60 59  
MIN/MAX RH 56 93 58 93 51  
RH 87 69 56 58 75 84 87 91 86 68 59 60 78 87 91 93 84 64 52 54 72  
WIND DIR NE N N N NE E SE SE SE SW N E NE SE S S S N N E E  
WIND DIR DEG 04 00 34 35 05 08 13 15 15 22 35 09 05 13 16 17 17 00 02 08 08  
WIND SPD 2 2 4 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 3 3 3 2  
CLOUDS FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 25 18 39 45 37 29 28 42 38 45 52 54 48 40 33 31 29 38 47 48 34  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 9 7  
POP 12HR 40 20 40 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.07 0.01 0.17 0.01 0.03  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S C C S S S  
TSTMS C C S S C C S  
OBVIS PF F  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 5 5  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 6500 6300 3000 1300 7300 7100 2500 500 7000 7000  
T WIND DIR N NE NE SE NE NE SE SE NE NE  
T WIND SPD 8 9 4 2 3 3 2 1 4 5  
ADI 61 56 4 4 25 16 2 1 43 43  
MAX LVORI 4 4 6 7 4 4 7 8 4 3  
STABILITY B D G E B D F E B C  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 26.48 26.44 26.45 26.45 26.47 26.44 26.45 26.44 26.47 26.45  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 58 80 58 79 58 80 58 79  
TEMP 61 61 79 69 61 61 78 69 61 61 79 69 61 61 79 69  
DEWPT 57 55 57 57 55 53 57 58 56 55 57 58 56 55 57 58  
MAX/MIN RH 89 46 84 48 86 48 87 48  
RH 86 80 47 66 80 76 48 67 82 79 48 68 84 79 48 67  
WIND DIR E E NE E E E N N E N N N N N NW N  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 2 2 1 3 1 1 1 4 2 1 2 5 3  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ303-212100-  
CHEROKEE-SWAIN NC-ELEV 3400 FT  
35.62N 83.21W ELEV. 3400 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 77 58 76 57 77  
TEMP 60 71 76 75 67 63 61 59 61 71 76 75 67 62 60 58 60 71 76 75 66  
DEWPT 57 62 60 61 60 58 57 56 57 61 60 61 60 58 57 56 56 60 57 59 58  
MIN/MAX RH 59 93 59 96 52  
RH 90 74 59 62 77 85 89 91 87 72 59 63 80 88 91 96 87 68 52 57 75  
WIND DIR NE N N N NE SE S S S NE NE E E SE S S S N N E E  
WIND DIR DEG 06 02 00 00 05 13 17 18 18 05 06 07 07 13 17 18 20 00 01 08 07  
WIND SPD 1 3 5 3 3 2 3 3 2 3 3 4 2 2 2 2 1 4 4 5 2  
CLOUDS SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 29 18 40 43 40 35 32 43 40 46 53 55 48 41 34 31 28 38 47 49 34  
VSBY 1 7 10 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 40 10 40 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.06 0 0.13 0 0.02  
RAIN SHWRS C C S C C S S S  
TSTMS C C S C C S  
OBVIS F PF F  
LAL 3 3 1 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 5 5  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 3800 3500 800 300 4200 4000 600 300 4000 4100  
T WIND DIR N N NE S NE E SE S NE NE  
T WIND SPD 8 8 3 3 3 4 2 2 4 5  
ADI 34 28 3 4 11 12 2 1 19 22  
MAX LVORI 4 4 7 7 4 5 7 9 5 4  
STABILITY B D G D B D F E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 26.49 26.46 26.46 26.46 26.49 26.45 26.47 26.45 26.48 26.46  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 56 77 55 76 56 76 56 76  
TEMP 58 59 76 66 58 58 75 66 59 59 76 66 59 59 75 66  
DEWPT 55 53 55 56 53 52 55 56 54 53 56 57 55 54 56 56  
MAX/MIN RH 93 47 86 49 88 50 89 50  
RH 89 83 47 69 82 79 49 70 83 81 50 71 85 82 50 70  
WIND DIR SE E NE E SE SE N NE SE NW N N NW NW NW N  
WIND SPD 2 2 4 2 3 2 4 1 2 2 4 3 2 3 6 4  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ049-212100-  
JESSEN-YANCEY NC-ELEV 3634 FT  
36.05N 82.38W ELEV. 3634 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 75 60 76 58 76  
TEMP 61 70 74 74 68 64 62 61 62 71 76 75 67 63 60 58 60 70 75 74 66  
DEWPT 59 62 61 62 61 61 60 59 59 61 60 61 61 60 59 58 57 60 59 59 59  
MIN/MAX RH 64 95 59 98 56  
RH 94 76 64 67 81 89 92 94 89 71 59 62 80 93 94 98 89 70 56 59 78  
WIND DIR NW NW N N NE SE SE SE SE S N E E SE SE SE E N N E E  
WIND DIR DEG 33 33 35 02 05 12 13 15 14 18 00 08 08 12 15 15 10 35 35 07 07  
WIND SPD 3 5 5 4 3 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 1 3 4 4 2  
CLOUDS OV FW SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 91 21 46 56 52 44 31 38 39 44 49 49 39 37 36 33 30 37 44 46 37  
VSBY 0 10 10 9 9 7  
POP 12HR 40 20 30 10 20  
QPF 12HR 0.08 0 0.04 0 0.01  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S C S S  
TSTMS C C S S S C S S  
OBVIS F+ PF PF  
LAL 3 3 2 2 2 3 1 1 2 2  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 5200 5100 1600 300 6100 6100 700 300 5500 5500  
T WIND DIR N N NE SE NE NE NE E NE NE  
T WIND SPD 10 9 2 4 3 2 1 1 5 6  
ADI 50 43 2 3 23 23 1 1 26 25  
MAX LVORI 5 5 7 8 4 6 8 10 5 4  
STABILITY C D E E B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.10 27.06 27.07 27.08 27.10 27.07 27.07 27.06 27.09 27.06  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 56 78 57 76 57 76 57 76  
TEMP 59 59 77 67 59 59 75 67 60 60 75 67 60 60 75 66  
DEWPT 57 55 55 56 54 53 56 57 56 56 57 58 57 56 57 57  
MAX/MIN RH 95 47 87 51 92 53 96 54  
RH 93 85 47 68 83 80 51 71 88 85 53 75 92 88 54 73  
WIND DIR E E E E E E N NE NE N N N NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 2 2 4 3 3 3 4 2 2 2 5 4 3 4 8 4  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 10 10 20 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ052-212100-  
IP STATION-HAYWOOD NC-ELEV 5291 FT  
35.65N 82.91W ELEV. 5291 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 76 60 75 58 76  
TEMP 62 71 75 74 68 64 62 61 62 70 75 74 67 63 61 59 61 70 75 74 66  
DEWPT 59 63 62 62 61 60 59 59 58 62 61 61 60 59 58 57 57 59 58 59 58  
MIN/MAX RH 64 93 62 94 55  
RH 90 77 64 66 78 86 89 93 86 73 62 65 79 88 92 94 86 68 55 61 75  
WIND DIR N N N N NE SE SE S S S E E E SE S S S N NE E E  
WIND DIR DEG 00 00 35 35 05 14 15 16 16 20 08 10 08 13 16 17 17 00 04 10 08  
WIND SPD 2 3 5 4 3 2 3 4 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 1 4 3 4 2  
CLOUDS SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 29 17 44 47 43 44 36 41 42 46 50 50 43 39 35 31 26 34 42 44 34  
VSBY 1 9 10 10 9 8  
POP 12HR 40 20 30 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.07 0.01 0.11 0 0.01  
RAIN SHWRS S C S S C C S  
TSTMS S C S S S C S  
OBVIS F PF F  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 4 3 3 4 4 5  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 4400 4200 1200 500 5000 4900 700 300 4200 4600  
T WIND DIR N N NW S E E SW SW N NE  
T WIND SPD 10 8 2 2 3 3 2 2 4 5  
ADI 46 35 3 2 17 14 1 2 19 19  
MAX LVORI 5 4 7 7 5 4 7 7 4 4  
STABILITY B D F D B D F E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 26.99 26.95 26.96 26.96 26.98 26.95 26.96 26.95 26.98 26.95  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 57 76 57 75 58 75 58 75  
TEMP 59 60 75 66 59 59 74 66 60 60 75 67 60 60 75 67  
DEWPT 56 54 56 56 53 52 56 56 55 55 57 57 56 55 57 57  
MAX/MIN RH 91 50 84 52 87 53 88 54  
RH 89 82 51 69 81 78 52 69 83 81 53 71 86 82 54 70  
WIND DIR SE E NE E SE E N NE SE SW N N NW W N NW  
WIND SPD 2 3 4 3 4 3 4 2 3 3 5 3 3 4 6 4  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ049-212100-  
BURNSVILLE TOWER-ELEV 2702 FT  
35.92N 82.28W ELEV. 2702 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 78 58 79 56 79  
TEMP 60 71 77 76 68 63 61 59 61 72 78 77 68 62 59 57 60 72 78 77 67  
DEWPT 58 63 62 64 62 60 59 58 58 62 61 62 62 60 58 57 57 61 59 61 60  
MIN/MAX RH 60 98 55 99 53  
RH 94 74 60 65 82 88 95 96 90 70 55 61 82 92 96 99 90 68 53 58 78  
WIND DIR NW NW N NE N E SE SE SE S E E E E SE E N N NE E E  
WIND DIR DEG 31 33 34 03 02 11 13 14 12 17 10 09 10 09 12 11 02 35 03 10 07  
WIND SPD 1 3 4 3 1 1 2 2 1 3 3 3 1 1 1 0 1 2 3 3 1  
CLOUDS SC FW B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 27 15 51 62 50 43 34 39 40 44 48 49 43 39 36 32 29 37 44 46 36  
VSBY 2 10 10 10 10 7  
POP 12HR 40 20 30 10 20  
QPF 12HR 0.10 0 0.04 0 0.01  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C S S  
TSTMS C C S S S S C S  
OBVIS F PF PF  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 1 1 2 2  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 4 4 4  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 5400 5200 2100 600 6300 6300 900 300 6000 6000  
T WIND DIR N NW N E NE N NW N NE NE  
T WIND SPD 10 6 2 1 3 2 2 1 5 4  
ADI 66 33 2 1 24 24 1 1 42 31  
MAX LVORI 4 5 9 10 5 6 8 10 5 4  
STABILITY B D F E B C F E B C  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 26.84 26.81 26.82 26.83 26.85 26.81 26.82 26.81 26.84 26.81  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 55 79 55 78 56 78 56 78  
TEMP 58 59 78 67 58 58 77 67 59 59 77 67 59 59 77 67  
DEWPT 57 54 55 57 54 53 56 58 55 55 57 59 57 55 57 58  
MAX/MIN RH 96 46 89 48 96 50 96 50  
RH 94 86 46 70 85 81 48 72 88 88 50 74 93 87 50 72  
WIND DIR E NE E E E NE NE NE N N N N N NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 2 1 2 3 1 1 2 4 2 2 3 6 3  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 10 10 20 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ049-212100-  
MOUNT MITCHELL STATE PARK-ELEV 6200 FT  
35.76N 82.27W ELEV. 6200 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 62 54 64 52 65  
TEMP 55 59 61 61 58 56 55 54 55 61 63 63 58 55 53 52 54 61 64 63 58  
DEWPT 52 54 57 57 55 55 54 53 52 54 55 56 55 54 51 51 50 52 54 55 53  
MIN/MAX RH 83 97 75 97 69  
RH 89 84 85 88 91 97 96 96 91 80 75 79 89 97 93 96 87 74 69 75 86  
WIND DIR N N N E E E E E E NE E E E SE E E NE N SW E E  
WIND DIR DEG 34 35 35 08 08 10 09 11 09 04 09 10 08 12 10 08 03 00 23 11 07  
WIND SPD 6 5 5 4 3 5 6 5 4 4 4 5 3 3 3 3 3 8 6 9 3  
CLOUDS FW FW B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC B1 SC  
CLOUDS(%) 25 15 60 66 54 41 34 45 40 46 51 52 42 38 34 30 25 36 47 51 40  
VSBY 3 10 10 10 10 7  
POP 12HR 40 20 40 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.15 0.01 0.09 0 0.01  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C C S S S  
TSTMS C C S S S C C S S  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 2 2  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 4 4 3 5 5 4  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 2600 1900 300 300 800 800 300 300 1500 2000  
T WIND DIR N N N NW NE E NW NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 10 5 3 2 4 3 3 3 8 5  
ADI 27 11 4 3 6 4 2 4 16 15  
MAX LVORI 5 6 8 8 6 7 8 8 5 6  
STABILITY C D E D C D F E C D  
CEILING NONE 1300 NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.06 27.03 27.05 27.05 27.07 27.04 27.04 27.03 27.06 27.03  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 50 65 50 64 52 64 51 64  
TEMP 52 52 64 58 52 52 63 58 53 53 64 58 53 53 64 58  
DEWPT 50 48 50 50 48 47 51 51 50 50 52 52 51 50 53 52  
MAX/MIN RH 97 61 87 63 92 66 95 66  
RH 93 85 61 77 85 83 63 79 89 87 66 82 94 90 67 79  
WIND DIR E NE E E NE N NE NE N N N N N NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 5 5 6 5 5 5 6 4 5 5 8 6 6 9 10 9  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 20 10 20 20 20  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S  
 

 
 
NCZ035-212100-  
TAYLORSVILLE TOWER-ELEV 1167 FT  
35.91N 81.19W ELEV. 1167 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 84 63 83 61 84  
TEMP 66 77 83 82 74 69 66 64 66 77 82 81 72 67 64 62 64 77 83 82 72  
DEWPT 62 65 64 66 66 66 64 63 63 65 64 64 65 65 63 61 62 65 63 63 64  
MIN/MAX RH 54 99 54 98 49  
RH 89 67 54 58 78 90 94 96 92 68 54 57 80 93 96 98 91 66 50 53 77  
WIND DIR N N NE NE NE N N N N NE E E NE N NW N N NE NE E E  
WIND DIR DEG 34 02 05 06 04 02 01 00 00 04 07 07 06 34 33 34 34 03 06 08 07  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 4 2 2 2 1 2 3 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3 1  
CLOUDS FW FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW SC SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 10 11 39 39 42 22 26 40 35 37 39 37 29 27 25 24 23 29 34 32 17  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 10 10  
POP 12HR 20 20 10 5 5  
QPF 12HR 0.03 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 2 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 5 4 5  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 5000 4900 300 300 5300 4900 600 300 4500 4500  
T WIND DIR N NE N N NE N W NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 11 6 3 3 5 4 3 2 8 8  
ADI 46 38 2 4 35 33 2 2 37 37  
MAX LVORI 4 4 7 10 4 5 8 10 4 4  
STABILITY B D G E B C G E B C  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 28.81 28.77 28.80 28.81 28.84 28.80 28.80 28.79 28.83 28.79  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 60 82 61 82 62 83 62 84  
TEMP 63 63 81 71 63 64 81 72 64 65 82 72 64 65 83 73  
DEWPT 61 58 58 61 59 58 61 64 62 61 63 64 62 60 61 63  
MAX/MIN RH 94 46 90 51 97 52 95 48  
RH 92 85 46 71 86 83 51 76 93 88 52 76 92 86 48 72  
WIND DIR N N NE NE N N NE NE N N N N NW NW N NW  
WIND SPD 2 2 4 1 2 2 4 1 2 2 4 2 3 3 5 3  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 20 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ052-212100-  
FRYING PAN MOUNTAIN-ELEV 5320 FT  
35.39N 82.77W ELEV. 5320 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 66 57 67 56 68  
TEMP 59 64 66 66 62 60 59 58 58 64 66 66 61 58 57 56 57 64 68 67 61  
DEWPT 56 59 59 59 58 58 57 57 56 58 58 58 57 57 55 55 53 56 56 57 56  
MIN/MAX RH 79 97 76 95 66  
RH 89 85 79 80 87 94 95 97 93 82 76 78 88 94 93 95 87 75 66 70 82  
WIND DIR N N N NW NE E E SE SE NE E E E E S S N N E E E  
WIND DIR DEG 34 35 35 33 05 10 07 15 12 06 09 11 08 10 16 17 02 02 11 10 07  
WIND SPD 5 5 6 2 4 4 2 4 3 4 4 5 3 3 3 3 3 6 5 8 3  
CLOUDS FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 25 14 45 55 47 45 37 46 42 46 49 48 40 35 30 28 25 34 43 45 34  
VSBY 1 9 10 9 9 8  
POP 12HR 40 20 30 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.11 0.03 0.07 0.01 0  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C C S  
TSTMS C C S S C C  
OBVIS F PF F  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 5  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 3500 3100 400 300 3900 3400 300 300 2700 3200  
T WIND DIR N N NW W NE NE NW W N NE  
T WIND SPD 11 8 4 2 4 4 2 3 6 9  
ADI 37 23 7 2 17 16 2 4 24 31  
MAX LVORI 5 5 9 8 6 6 8 8 5 5  
STABILITY C C E E B D G E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 26.88 26.84 26.86 26.86 26.88 26.85 26.86 26.85 26.88 26.85  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 54 69 54 68 55 69 55 69  
TEMP 56 56 68 61 56 56 67 61 57 57 68 62 57 57 69 62  
DEWPT 54 52 54 53 51 50 54 54 53 53 55 55 54 52 55 54  
MAX/MIN RH 94 60 87 62 90 62 91 61  
RH 92 86 60 75 84 82 62 76 87 85 62 77 89 85 62 75  
WIND DIR NE NE E E NE N NE NE N N N N N NW N N  
WIND SPD 3 4 6 4 4 4 5 3 4 4 6 5 5 6 8 8  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 20 10 10 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ052-212100-  
MOUNTAIN RES STATION-ELEV 2755 FT  
35.49N 82.97W ELEV. 2755 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 78 59 78 57 79  
TEMP 60 71 77 76 68 64 61 59 61 72 77 76 67 63 60 58 60 72 78 77 67  
DEWPT 58 63 62 63 61 60 59 57 58 62 61 62 61 60 58 57 57 60 58 59 58  
MIN/MAX RH 61 95 58 98 50  
RH 92 76 61 64 78 88 91 93 88 71 58 61 79 90 93 98 88 65 50 55 73  
WIND DIR W N N N NE NW S S S N E E NE SW S S W N E E E  
WIND DIR DEG 27 00 00 00 03 31 19 20 19 00 09 11 05 23 17 20 29 02 07 10 08  
WIND SPD 1 3 4 3 2 1 2 2 1 2 3 3 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3 1  
CLOUDS SC FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 42 17 43 50 41 43 35 45 44 46 49 49 44 39 34 31 27 35 42 44 32  
VSBY 1 8 10 9 9 7  
POP 12HR 40 20 30 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.08 0.02 0.08 0 0.01  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S C C S  
TSTMS C C S S S C C  
OBVIS F PF F  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 3 4 4 4 5 5  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 5400 5300 2300 1200 6800 6600 1700 300 5700 6100  
T WIND DIR N N NW SW E E SW SW N NE  
T WIND SPD 8 8 4 2 3 3 2 2 5 6  
ADI 53 42 4 4 23 21 1 2 44 47  
MAX LVORI 5 4 7 8 4 4 7 10 4 3  
STABILITY B D G E B D F E B C  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 26.52 26.48 26.5 26.50 26.52 26.48 26.50 26.48 26.52 26.49  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 56 78 56 78 57 79 57 79  
TEMP 59 59 77 67 59 59 77 67 59 60 78 68 60 60 78 68  
DEWPT 56 54 56 56 54 52 56 57 55 54 56 58 56 55 57 57  
MAX/MIN RH 93 47 87 48 91 48 92 48  
RH 89 83 47 68 83 79 48 69 86 83 48 71 88 83 48 69  
WIND DIR E NE E E E NE NE N W NW N N NW NW N N  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 2 2 2 3 1 1 2 4 2 1 2 5 3  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ057-212100-  
PIEDMONT RES STATION-ELEV 703 FT  
35.70N 80.62W ELEV. 703 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 86 64 85 62 85  
TEMP 67 79 85 84 75 70 67 65 67 78 84 83 73 68 65 63 65 78 84 83 73  
DEWPT 64 68 66 66 68 67 65 64 64 66 65 64 66 66 64 63 63 65 63 62 65  
MIN/MAX RH 53 100 52 100 48  
RH 90 69 53 55 79 90 95 96 92 67 53 54 79 92 96100 92 65 50 51 77  
WIND DIR N N NE NE NE NE N N N NE NE NE NE N NW N N N NE NE E  
WIND DIR DEG 35 02 03 05 06 03 02 00 01 03 04 05 06 00 33 35 00 02 04 05 07  
WIND SPD 1 3 3 3 2 1 1 1 1 4 3 3 1 1 0 1 1 3 3 4 2  
CLOUDS FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 17 12 35 43 46 26 32 47 38 39 39 36 23 21 20 21 22 27 32 29 11  
VSBY 3 10 10 10 10 6  
POP 12HR 20 10 10 5 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS S  
TSTMS S  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 3 4 4 5 5 5 5  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 4800 4900 300 300 5200 4900 500 300 4400 5000  
T WIND DIR N NE N N NE N W W NE NE  
T WIND SPD 8 5 4 3 9 5 2 1 8 9  
ADI 32 28 2 5 42 38 1 1 31 33  
MAX LVORI 4 4 8 10 4 4 9 10 5 4  
STABILITY B D G E B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 29.23 29.18 29.22 29.22 29.26 29.22 29.22 29.22 29.25 29.21  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 61 84 62 83 63 85 63 86  
TEMP 64 64 83 73 65 65 83 73 66 66 84 74 66 66 86 75  
DEWPT 61 59 60 63 61 60 62 65 64 63 64 66 64 62 62 64  
MAX/MIN RH 94 45 92 50 98 51 96 45  
RH 91 84 45 71 87 84 50 76 93 89 51 76 93 86 46 69  
WIND DIR NE N NE NE N N NE NE N N N N N N N N  
WIND SPD 1 2 5 2 2 2 5 2 2 2 6 2 3 3 8 3  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
NCZ062-212100-  
WAYAH BALD MOUNTAIN-ELEV 5469 FT  
35.17N 83.58W ELEV. 5469 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 67 57 66 54 68  
TEMP 58 64 67 66 62 59 58 57 57 63 66 65 60 57 56 55 56 63 67 66 60  
DEWPT 53 58 59 59 57 57 56 56 56 58 59 59 57 56 55 54 53 57 56 57 55  
MIN/MAX RH 76 97 78 98 67  
RH 84 80 76 78 85 90 93 96 94 84 78 81 90 96 96 98 89 78 67 72 84  
WIND DIR N NW NW NE E E E SE SE SE E E NE E E E NE NW E SE E  
WIND DIR DEG 01 33 33 06 07 09 11 14 12 13 10 10 06 10 10 10 05 32 09 14 09  
WIND SPD 3 2 3 3 3 4 5 4 4 3 3 4 3 3 4 2 2 5 5 5 3  
CLOUDS FW FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 24 17 40 56 50 34 28 38 37 45 52 55 48 38 27 26 25 35 46 50 41  
VSBY 7 10 10 10 8 5  
POP 12HR 40 20 40 20 20  
QPF 12HR 0.14 0.03 0.12 0 0.01  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C C S S S S  
TSTMS C C S S S C C S S  
OBVIS PF F F  
LAL 3 3 2 2 3 3 2 1 1 1  
HAINES 5 4 3 3 3 3 4 4 3 5  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 3500 3100 300 300 3300 2500 300 300 2400 2200  
T WIND DIR N N NE E NE NE E NE NE NE  
T WIND SPD 5 6 3 1 3 4 2 1 3 4  
ADI 24 22 3 1 10 8 2 1 10 10  
MAX LVORI 5 5 7 9 6 6 9 10 6 5  
STABILITY B D F E B D F E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.05 27.00 27.02 27.02 27.05 27.00 27.02 27.02 27.05 27.02  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 53 69 53 68 54 69 54 68  
TEMP 55 55 68 61 55 55 67 61 56 56 68 61 56 56 68 61  
DEWPT 53 52 55 54 51 50 54 54 52 51 54 54 52 51 54 53  
MAX/MIN RH 97 61 90 63 91 61 91 62  
RH 93 88 61 79 88 85 63 79 87 84 61 78 88 85 62 76  
WIND DIR NE NE E E NE NE NW N NE N N N N N NW N  
WIND SPD 4 4 5 4 5 4 6 4 4 5 8 6 5 5 9 8  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 20 10 10 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ065-212100-  
BEARWALLOW MOUNTAIN-ELEV 4219 FT  
35.46N 82.36W ELEV. 4219 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 70 61 70 58 71  
TEMP 62 67 70 69 65 63 62 61 61 67 70 69 64 61 60 59 60 67 71 70 64  
DEWPT 58 62 62 62 61 61 60 60 59 61 60 61 60 59 58 57 56 59 58 59 59  
MIN/MAX RH 77 96 72 95 64  
RH 87 83 77 79 86 92 93 96 91 80 72 75 87 93 93 95 88 75 64 69 83  
WIND DIR N N N E NE E E E E NE E SE E E SE E N N E E E  
WIND DIR DEG 35 35 00 09 04 08 08 09 07 05 10 12 07 07 12 11 01 02 11 11 07  
WIND SPD 4 4 4 4 4 4 5 5 4 4 5 5 3 3 3 2 2 5 5 6 3  
CLOUDS FW FW B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 21 16 59 59 50 40 36 42 41 43 44 43 34 31 27 26 24 31 39 40 29  
VSBY 4 10 10 10 10 10  
POP 12HR 40 20 30 10 10  
QPF 12HR 0.22 0.02 0.04 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S S C  
TSTMS C C S S S C  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 3 3 2 1 3 3 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4  
DSI 1 1 1  
MIX HGT 3700 3300 500 300 3600 3200 300 300 2600 3200  
T WIND DIR N NE NW NW NE E W NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 9 6 4 3 5 3 3 4 8 9  
ADI 29 13 7 4 18 15 2 5 27 30  
MAX LVORI 5 5 7 8 5 6 7 8 4 5  
STABILITY C D E D C D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.76 27.73 27.75 27.76 27.78 27.74 27.75 27.74 27.77 27.74  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 57 71 57 70 58 72 58 72  
TEMP 59 59 70 64 59 59 70 64 59 60 71 65 60 60 72 65  
DEWPT 57 54 55 56 54 53 56 57 56 55 57 58 57 55 57 57  
MAX/MIN RH 94 58 86 61 91 62 92 60  
RH 93 85 58 75 83 81 61 77 88 86 62 79 90 85 61 76  
WIND DIR NE N NE E NE N NE NE N N N N N NW N N  
WIND SPD 3 3 5 4 4 4 5 3 3 4 5 5 4 5 8 6  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 20 10 10 10 10  
RAIN SHWRS S  
 

 
 
NCZ065-212100-  
MOUNTAIN HORTICULTURE CRS-ELEV 2067 FT  
35.43N 82.56W ELEV. 2067 FT  
600 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017  
 
DATE THU 09/21/17 FRI 09/22/17 SAT 09/23/17  
UTC 3HRLY 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00  
EDT 3HRLY 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20  
 
MAX/MIN 82 60 80 59 81  
TEMP 61 74 81 80 71 66 63 61 63 74 79 78 69 64 61 59 62 74 80 79 69  
DEWPT 59 64 62 63 64 63 62 60 60 64 62 62 63 62 61 59 59 61 59 60 61  
MIN/MAX RH 53 99 56 100 48  
RH 93 70 53 56 77 89 95 95 91 70 56 58 80 93 98100 90 65 49 52 75  
WIND DIR N N N N N N NW NW N NE E SE E N NW NW NW N E E E  
WIND DIR DEG 34 35 35 34 01 34 33 32 00 04 11 13 07 35 33 33 33 02 10 11 08  
WIND SPD 2 4 4 1 2 1 1 1 1 3 4 4 1 0 0 0 1 3 3 3 1  
CLOUDS SC FW SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC  
CLOUDS(%) 50 10 43 55 50 42 42 45 42 43 43 42 36 33 29 27 26 31 37 37 28  
VSBY 2 10 10 10 10 10  
POP 12HR 40 20 30 10 10  
QPF 12HR 0.08 0.02 0.04 0 0  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S S C  
TSTMS C C S S S C  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 3 3 2 1 2 3 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 4 4 4 4 4 4  
DSI 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 6100 6000 2200 1200 7100 6900 1400 300 5700 6000  
T WIND DIR N N N NW NE E NW NW NE NE  
T WIND SPD 10 6 5 3 4 3 2 3 6 8  
ADI 53 28 5 6 31 22 2 4 51 39  
MAX LVORI 4 4 8 10 4 6 10 10 4 4  
STABILITY B C F D B D G E B D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
STA PRES 27.49 27.45 27.47 27.47 27.49 27.45 27.46 27.45 27.49 27.46  
 
DATE SUN 09/24/17 MON 09/25/17 TUE 09/26/17 WED 09/27/17  
UTC 6HRLY 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MIN/MAX 58 80 57 81 59 81 59 82  
TEMP 61 61 80 69 60 61 80 70 62 62 80 70 61 62 81 70  
DEWPT 59 57 57 59 57 55 58 60 59 57 59 61 59 58 59 60  
MAX/MIN RH 96 46 91 48 94 49 96 47  
RH 93 86 46 70 88 82 48 71 91 85 49 73 93 86 47 70  
WIND DIR N N E E NE N NE NE N N N N NW NW N NW  
WIND SPD 1 1 3 2 1 2 3 1 1 2 3 2 2 2 5 3  
AVG CLOUDS SC FW FW FW FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
 

 
 
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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