660  
FOUS54 KGSP 160532 AAA  
PFWGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
GAZ017-170900-  
CHATTOOGA #1-HABERSHAM GA-ELEV 1500 FT  
34.64N 83.52W ELEV. 1500 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 66 89 69 86 68  
TEMP 70 67 70 81 88 88 81 75 71 69 71 79 85 85 79 73 70 69 70  
DEWPT 68 67 69 68 67 68 71 70 69 68 69 73 73 73 72 70 68 68 69  
MAX/MIN RH 94 50 99 67 100  
RH 92100 97 66 51 53 73 84 92 97 94 80 67 69 80 89 93 98 95  
WIND DIR N N N SW SW S SW SW SW W W W SW SW SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 01 00 00 21 21 20 21 21 23 27 25 25 24 24 24 27 26 27 27  
WIND SPD 2 2 2 2 4 5 3 2 2 2 2 4 5 5 3 3 2 3 2  
CLOUDS SC FW FW SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 46 23 24 28 34 34 36 38 40 46 52 51 64 66 67 68 74 67 72  
VSBY 8 9 9 9 9 9  
ADI 1 2 2 43 45 49 4 1 1 2 7 21 28 46 8  
LVORI 6 7 6 1 1 1 3 6 7 8 6 3 3 1 4  
STABILITY G G B B C C G G F G B D D D F  
POP 12HR 10 20 30 50 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.01 0.01 0.17 0.23  
RAIN SHWRS C S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS C S S C C C L C S  
OBVIS PF  
LAL 1 2 3 2 3 3 3  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 6300 6700 700 500 4300 6200  
T WIND DIR N SW SW SW W W SW  
T WIND SPD 2 9 10 3 4 9 14  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 5500 7000 7800  
STA PRES 28.54 28.58 28.55 28.56 28.56 28.56 28.49 28.51 28.48  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 83 67 85 67 84 68 85 67 86  
TEMP 82 77 69 70 84 78 69 70 83 77 70 70 84 78 70 70 85 78  
DEWPT 72 71 68 68 73 72 68 68 73 72 69 69 73 72 69 68 70 70  
MIN/MAX RH 71 100 68 100 71 100 68 100 60  
RH 72 83 97 95 71 82 96 96 72 84 96 96 70 81 98 95 61 76  
WIND DIR SW W W W SW SW NW NW SW SW W SW SW W W NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 5 3 2 2 3 2 1 1 3 2 1 2 6 3 3 3 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC  
POP 12HR 70 70 60 60 60 60 60 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L L L L L L L C C L L C C L L C C C  
TSTMS L L L C L L L S C L L C C L L  
 

 
 
GAZ010-170900-  
TALLULAH #1-RABUN GA-ELEV 2728 FT  
34.91N 83.33W ELEV. 2728 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 65 84 67 81 67  
TEMP 69 66 68 77 83 83 77 72 69 68 69 76 80 80 75 71 69 67 69  
DEWPT 65 64 64 65 65 66 66 66 66 67 66 69 70 69 68 67 66 66 65  
MAX/MIN RH 84 53 96 69 95  
RH 86 94 88 67 55 57 69 83 90 97 90 80 71 70 79 87 90 94 90  
WIND DIR N N NW SW S S SW SW SW W W W SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 34 35 32 22 20 20 21 23 24 27 27 25 24 24 25 28 28 28 29  
WIND SPD 3 3 2 4 5 6 5 3 3 4 3 4 5 6 4 4 3 4 3  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 52 31 27 29 33 37 37 41 44 48 52 55 68 68 70 71 75 71 76  
VSBY 7 7 7 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 2 43 46 55 4 1 1 2 2 22 31 44 14  
LVORI 4 5 4 1 1 1 3 5 6 8 6 3 3 3 4  
STABILITY F G B C C C F F F E B D D D E  
POP 12HR 20 20 20 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.01 0.01 0.23 0.21  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S S S S S C C C L C  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 2 3 3 3 3 4  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 2 1  
MIX HGT 300 5500 5600 1400 300 4100 5000  
T WIND DIR N W SW SW W W SW  
T WIND SPD 2 10 11 3 2 9 16  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 8600 6000 7200 7700  
STA PRES 27.74 27.79 27.76 27.77 27.76 27.76 27.70 27.72 27.68  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 78 66 79 66 78 66 79 66 81  
TEMP 78 73 67 68 79 74 67 67 78 74 68 68 79 74 68 68 80 75  
DEWPT 68 67 65 65 69 68 65 65 70 68 66 65 70 68 65 64 67 65  
MIN/MAX RH 71 96 71 97 75 97 72 96 62  
RH 72 82 92 90 73 82 92 91 77 83 93 90 74 82 93 88 64 73  
WIND DIR W W W NW SW SW NW N S SW W W SW W NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 5 4 3 3 3 3 2 2 3 2 2 3 6 5 4 4 3 4  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 70 80 70 70 60 60 60 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L L D L C L L C C L L L L L L L C C  
TSTMS L L D C C L L S C L L S L L L  
 

 
 
SCZ001-170900-  
ANDREW PICKENS-OCONEE SC-ELEV 1650 FT  
34.81N 83.13W ELEV. 1650 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 67 86 69 84 68  
TEMP 71 67 70 79 85 85 79 74 71 69 71 78 83 83 78 73 70 69 70  
DEWPT 64 64 65 67 67 67 67 66 66 65 66 69 71 70 70 67 66 65 66  
MAX/MIN RH 86 51 90 64 91  
RH 78 88 85 67 54 54 68 78 84 89 86 74 66 64 77 81 88 89 87  
WIND DIR N N N SW S S SW SW W W W SW SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 34 35 34 22 20 20 22 24 26 27 27 24 23 24 25 27 28 27 29  
WIND SPD 3 2 2 3 5 5 3 3 2 3 2 4 5 6 3 4 2 3 2  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 51 29 29 28 29 30 37 37 37 41 48 46 62 59 67 61 70 62 71  
VSBY 7 7 8 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 2 20 44 52 3 1 1 2 2 24 32 40 14  
LVORI 5 6 5 2 1 1 3 4 5 6 6 3 3 1 4  
STABILITY F G B B C C F G F G B C D D E  
POP 12HR 20 20 20 50 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.17 0.15  
RAIN SHWRS S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S S C C C L C  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 2 3 2 2 3 3  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 5200 5500 300 300 4300 4800  
T WIND DIR N SW SW SW W SW SW  
T WIND SPD 3 9 10 3 2 9 16  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 5500 7700 8300  
STA PRES 28.61 28.65 28.61 28.63 28.63 28.62 28.55 28.58 28.54  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 82 67 83 67 81 67 83 67 83  
TEMP 82 76 69 69 82 76 69 69 81 76 69 70 82 77 69 70 83 77  
DEWPT 70 69 66 66 71 70 66 66 71 70 66 67 72 70 66 65 69 68  
MIN/MAX RH 66 94 68 95 71 96 68 93 62  
RH 67 78 89 88 70 79 89 89 73 82 91 90 70 79 90 85 64 75  
WIND DIR W W W W SW SW N N S SW W W SW W W NW W NW  
WIND SPD 5 3 2 2 3 2 1 1 3 2 1 2 6 4 3 3 3 3  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC  
POP 12HR 70 70 60 60 60 60 60 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L L L L C L L C C L L C C L L C C C  
TSTMS L L L C C L L S C L L S C L L  
 

 
 
SCZ008-170900-  
KINGS MOUNTAIN-CHEROKEE SC-ELEV 820 FT  
35.15N 81.40W ELEV. 820 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 69 93 72 91 71  
TEMP 72 70 72 84 91 91 84 78 75 72 74 84 90 90 83 77 74 72 74  
DEWPT 67 67 69 70 68 67 69 69 69 69 70 72 71 70 71 71 70 69 70  
MAX/MIN RH 95 43 92 52 93  
RH 83 92 90 63 46 45 59 74 83 90 86 69 55 52 66 81 87 92 88  
WIND DIR E SE NE SW SW SW S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 09 15 05 23 22 21 20 20 22 21 22 23 23 23 23 24 24 23 24  
WIND SPD 1 1 0 3 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 6 6 8 4 4 3 3 3  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1  
CLOUDS(%) 46 39 39 34 39 37 36 33 30 30 34 22 53 59 57 56 56 60 68  
VSBY 8 6 9 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 1 30 54 53 3 2 2 2 6 52 52 63 14  
LVORI 5 7 6 1 1 1 3 3 5 6 5 1 1 1 3  
STABILITY F F B B C C F G G G C C D D E  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 40 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.09 0.05  
RAIN SHWRS S C C C C C C C  
TSTMS S C C C C C S  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 1 2 2 2 3 3  
HAINES 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4  
DSI 3 2  
MIX HGT 300 6900 7300 400 300 6600 6900  
T WIND DIR W SW SW S SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 2 10 10 4 5 14 18  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 5300 NONE 8800  
STA PRES 29.30 29.34 29.30 29.32 29.32 29.31 29.24 29.27 29.23  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 88 70 87 70 86 70 88 70 88  
TEMP 87 81 72 72 86 80 72 72 86 80 72 73 87 81 73 73 87 81  
DEWPT 71 71 69 69 71 71 69 69 72 71 70 70 73 71 69 69 70 70  
MIN/MAX RH 59 98 60 98 63 99 60 95 56  
RH 59 73 91 90 61 74 91 90 64 76 93 91 62 72 89 88 57 69  
WIND DIR SW SW SW W SW SW E NE SE SE SE SW SW SW W W NW W  
WIND SPD 5 4 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 1 1 2 5 3 3 2 3 2  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 60 60 60 60 40 40 40 40 40  
RAIN SHWRS C L L C C L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS C L L C C L L C C C C C C C C C  
 

 
 
SCZ013-170900-  
WHITMIRE-UNION SC-ELEV 565 FT  
34.63N 81.60W ELEV. 565 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 70 92 73 91 72  
TEMP 73 70 73 84 91 91 84 78 75 73 75 84 90 90 84 78 75 73 75  
DEWPT 72 70 72 71 69 69 70 72 71 71 71 73 71 71 71 72 71 71 71  
MAX/MIN RH 95 45 94 53 96  
RH 95100 97 66 48 48 63 80 87 93 87 68 53 54 66 83 89 95 89  
WIND DIR S SW SW SW SW SW S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 19 22 21 23 22 21 20 20 21 21 23 23 23 23 23 23 23 23 24  
WIND SPD 1 1 1 3 5 5 3 3 3 3 4 6 8 8 5 4 3 4 4  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC B1  
CLOUDS(%) 37 40 41 38 48 53 47 41 35 36 40 32 59 61 60 62 60 50 62  
VSBY 8 8 7 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 0 38 48 53 5 2 2 3 4 60 55 61 15  
LVORI 6 8 7 1 1 1 3 4 6 6 5 1 1 1 3  
STABILITY G G B B C C E G F F C C D D E  
POP 12HR 5 20 20 40 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0 0.07 0.06  
RAIN SHWRS S S S C C C C C C C  
TSTMS S S S C C C C C S  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 1 2 2 2 3 3  
HAINES 3 4 4 4 4 4 4 4  
DSI 3 2  
MIX HGT 300 6900 7100 300 300 6500 6500  
T WIND DIR W SW SW S S SW SW  
T WIND SPD 1 10 10 4 5 14 19  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 5500 12500 NONE  
STA PRES 29.59 29.63 29.59 29.61 29.61 29.61 29.53 29.55 29.52  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 90 71 88 71 87 71 89 71 89  
TEMP 89 82 74 73 87 81 73 73 87 81 73 73 88 82 74 74 88 82  
DEWPT 70 72 71 71 72 72 71 71 72 73 72 71 72 72 72 71 70 71  
MIN/MAX RH 55 98 60 100 62 100 58 98 56  
RH 55 71 92 91 61 75 95 93 62 77 95 92 58 72 94 90 56 70  
WIND DIR SW SW SW W SW SW S SE SW S S SW SW SW SW W W W  
WIND SPD 6 5 3 3 4 2 1 1 2 2 1 2 6 4 3 3 4 2  
AVG CLOUDS B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1  
POP 12HR 50 50 50 50 50 50 40 40 30  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ048-170900-  
SEVEN MILE RIDGE-MADISON NC-ELEV 2150 FT  
35.80N 82.65W ELEV. 2150 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 64 88 65 83 66  
TEMP 66 64 67 79 87 86 79 72 68 66 68 77 82 82 76 71 68 66 68  
DEWPT 65 64 66 67 65 66 69 67 66 64 66 70 71 70 70 66 66 65 66  
MAX/MIN RH 95 46 97 66 98  
RH 97 99 94 66 49 51 72 84 91 96 92 81 69 66 80 86 93 96 94  
WIND DIR SE E E S SW S S S S S SW W W W W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 12 11 11 18 22 19 18 17 17 17 23 26 25 26 26 29 27 26 27  
WIND SPD 2 2 2 2 3 4 3 3 2 2 1 3 4 4 3 2 1 2 1  
CLOUDS B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 57 64 62 36 40 44 47 45 43 53 58 65 72 82 71 70 81 81 81  
VSBY 7 4 4 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 2 47 54 34 3 3 2 1 1 36 28 34 5  
LVORI 7 7 6 1 1 1 3 5 7 8 7 3 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F C B B C F F F F C D D D F  
POP 12HR 10 20 20 60 70  
QPF 12HR 0 0.03 0.01 0.48 0.16  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S S S S S C C C L  
OBVIS PF PF PF PF  
LAL 1 2 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 7500 8000 2900 1000 6400 6600  
T WIND DIR SE SW S S SE SW W  
T WIND SPD 2 6 6 4 2 9 10  
CEILING 3300 NONE NONE NONE NONE 7700 6300 7200 7700  
STA PRES 27.42 27.46 27.43 27.44 27.44 27.43 27.39 27.40 27.36  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 81 65 82 65 82 65 83 65 82  
TEMP 80 74 67 67 81 75 67 67 82 76 68 68 82 76 67 67 81 74  
DEWPT 70 69 65 66 70 68 66 65 70 69 66 66 71 69 66 65 67 66  
MIN/MAX RH 70 100 66 100 66 100 66 100 61  
RH 71 82 96 95 68 79 96 93 67 80 96 93 68 79 97 93 63 76  
WIND DIR W W W W W S SE SE S S SE S SW W W NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 3 2 1 1 2 1 1 2 2 3 2 2 5 3 2 3 4 4  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L L L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS L D D S L L L C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ049-170900-  
BUSICK-YANCEY NC-ELEV 2892 FT  
35.77N 82.19W ELEV. 2892 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 62 81 63 77 63  
TEMP 65 62 64 74 80 80 74 68 65 64 65 72 77 76 72 67 65 63 65  
DEWPT 62 61 62 65 66 67 65 63 62 62 62 67 69 68 66 63 62 61 62  
MAX/MIN RH 89 56 95 74 96  
RH 90 97 93 74 62 64 75 84 90 94 90 85 77 74 83 88 93 94 92  
WIND DIR W SW SW SW S S S SW SW W W W SW SW W NW W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 27 24 24 23 20 19 20 22 24 27 27 25 24 24 27 30 28 29 29  
WIND SPD 2 2 2 3 4 5 4 5 3 4 3 4 4 5 4 5 4 5 4  
CLOUDS B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 58 51 35 34 48 50 47 43 39 47 50 55 70 80 70 67 74 76 80  
VSBY 7 4 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 4 23 33 30 2 3 2 2 3 30 30 38 6  
LVORI 5 6 5 3 1 2 3 5 7 6 6 4 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F B C C D E E F E C C D D E  
POP 12HR 20 40 40 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.09 0.01 0.42 0.11  
RAIN SHWRS S C C S S S C C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S C C S S S C C C L C  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 4900 4700 400 300 4000 3700  
T WIND DIR NW W S SW W W W  
T WIND SPD 3 8 8 3 3 11 13  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 13000 6200 7000 8000  
STA PRES 27.29 27.33 27.30 27.31 27.30 27.29 27.25 27.27 27.22  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 75 62 76 61 75 62 77 62 76  
TEMP 75 70 64 64 75 70 63 63 74 70 64 64 76 71 64 64 75 70  
DEWPT 67 65 62 61 67 66 62 61 68 66 63 62 68 66 62 61 65 63  
MIN/MAX RH 76 98 74 100 79 100 74 99 68  
RH 78 86 94 92 76 86 95 94 81 89 97 93 77 85 96 91 71 79  
WIND DIR W W W NW S S NE E S SE S SW SW W NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 4 4 3 3 2 1 2 2 2 3 2 3 5 5 5 5 5 5  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC  
POP 12HR 70 70 60 60 50 50 60 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L L L L L L L L C C C C C L L C C C  
TSTMS L L L C L L L S C C C C L L  
 

 
 
NCZ058-170900-  
CHEOAH-GRAHAM NC-ELEV 2000 FT  
35.34N 83.82W ELEV. 2000 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 62 88 67 83 66  
TEMP 65 62 66 78 87 87 80 73 70 67 69 77 82 82 76 71 68 66 68  
DEWPT 63 62 65 68 67 67 69 68 68 67 67 70 71 72 70 67 66 65 66  
MAX/MIN RH 95 50 99 70 100  
RH 94 99 99 69 52 52 70 85 94 99 94 80 71 72 83 89 94 98 95  
WIND DIR SE SE SE SW SW SW S S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 14 14 14 21 22 21 19 18 19 19 21 22 24 24 22 21 21 21 22  
WIND SPD 2 2 1 3 5 4 3 3 2 2 2 3 4 4 2 2 1 2 1  
CLOUDS SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV OV  
CLOUDS(%) 33 55 53 32 32 34 43 50 57 64 70 82 81 85 79 80 87 92 88  
VSBY 4 1 1 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 2 77 61 53 6 3 3 4 9 37 44 48 7  
LVORI 7 7 7 1 1 1 3 5 6 9 6 3 3 3 4  
STABILITY G F C B C C E F F F C D D D F  
POP 12HR 10 20 20 60 70  
QPF 12HR 0 0.01 0.04 0.37 0.32  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S C C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S S S S S C C C L C  
OBVIS PF PF PF PF  
LAL 1 2 3 3 3 3 4  
HAINES 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 7500 7700 4000 1500 7100 6900  
T WIND DIR SE SW SW S SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 3 11 10 6 6 11 13  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 7200 6800 6000 7000 6300  
STA PRES 27.25 27.29 27.26 27.27 27.27 27.28 27.22 27.24 27.19  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 79 65 83 65 84 65 83 64 83  
TEMP 78 73 67 67 82 76 67 67 83 76 68 68 82 75 67 67 82 74  
DEWPT 71 69 66 66 71 70 66 66 71 70 67 66 72 70 67 65 66 66  
MIN/MAX RH 77 100 67 100 67 100 70 100 58  
RH 79 87 98 96 69 81 96 95 69 82 97 96 73 83 99 93 58 75  
WIND DIR W SW SW S W SW S S SW S S S SW SW W NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 4 2 1 1 2 1 1 1 3 2 2 2 5 3 2 2 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L L L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS L D D L L L L S C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ064-170900-  
DAVIDSON RIVER-TRANSYLVANIA NC-ELEV 3200 FT  
35.35N 82.78W ELEV. 3200 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 59 80 62 77 61  
TEMP 64 60 62 72 79 79 73 67 64 62 64 71 76 76 71 66 63 62 63  
DEWPT 62 60 61 63 64 66 65 63 62 62 61 67 67 67 65 63 61 61 60  
MAX/MIN RH 92 56 98 73 97  
RH 94100 97 73 60 64 75 87 92 97 90 87 74 74 82 89 92 96 91  
WIND DIR SW SW W SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 24 24 25 23 21 21 21 22 23 25 26 25 24 24 25 27 28 28 28  
WIND SPD 3 3 4 4 5 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 6 6 5 5 5 5 4  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 57 42 29 33 50 51 49 44 38 45 52 54 66 78 70 70 75 73 77  
VSBY 7 4 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 3 41 28 30 8 5 4 2 3 29 31 25 6  
LVORI 5 6 5 1 2 2 4 6 6 10 6 4 3 3 4  
STABILITY F E C C D D D D E F C C D D E  
POP 12HR 20 40 30 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.07 0.01 0.32 0.15  
RAIN SHWRS C C C S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS C C C S S C C C L S  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 2 3 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 5300 5200 1600 300 3700 3500  
T WIND DIR W SW SW SW SW W SW  
T WIND SPD 3 10 8 5 3 10 10  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 15200 6700 8500 7700  
STA PRES 26.80 26.84 26.81 26.82 26.81 26.81 26.75 26.77 26.73  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 74 61 76 60 74 61 76 61 76  
TEMP 73 69 62 63 75 70 62 62 74 69 63 63 76 70 63 63 75 70  
DEWPT 66 64 61 60 66 65 61 60 67 65 62 61 67 64 61 60 64 62  
MIN/MAX RH 75 99 73 100 76 100 72 98 66  
RH 77 86 94 92 75 84 95 93 79 86 97 91 75 82 94 89 68 77  
WIND DIR W W W NW SW S N E S S SW SW SW W NW NW NW N  
WIND SPD 5 5 4 4 3 3 2 3 3 4 3 4 8 8 5 5 4 6  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 70 70 60 70 60 60 60 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L L L L L L L C C L L L C L L C C C  
TSTMS L L L S L L L C L L C L L  
 

 
 
NCZ505-170900-  
GRANDFATHER-MCDOWELL NC-ELEV 1600 FT  
35.76N 82.04W ELEV. 1600 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 64 89 66 85 66  
TEMP 68 64 68 80 88 88 80 73 69 67 69 78 84 84 78 72 69 67 69  
DEWPT 67 64 67 68 67 69 69 67 66 65 66 71 71 73 70 68 66 65 67  
MAX/MIN RH 93 48 97 65 98  
RH 95100 98 66 50 54 69 83 90 95 90 79 65 68 78 87 92 95 93  
WIND DIR NW NW NW SW S S S SW W W W SW SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 32 32 31 21 19 20 20 24 27 29 29 23 24 24 27 29 29 29 29  
WIND SPD 2 2 1 2 4 4 2 2 1 2 2 3 4 4 3 3 2 2 2  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 57 45 32 30 41 49 45 40 35 42 45 46 68 78 70 65 71 72 79  
VSBY 5 4 6 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 4 48 40 47 1 2 2 2 4 47 38 65 2  
LVORI 6 6 6 1 1 1 3 5 7 8 6 3 3 1 4  
STABILITY F F B B C C F G G G B B D D F  
POP 12HR 20 30 30 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.03 0.01 0.30 0.08  
RAIN SHWRS S C C S S S S C C C L L L C C  
TSTMS S C C S S C C C L C  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 5 4 4 4 4 3 3 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 7500 7600 2400 300 7100 6800  
T WIND DIR NW W SW SW W W SW  
T WIND SPD 3 8 6 3 3 10 14  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 6300 8000 7800  
STA PRES 27.86 27.89 27.86 27.88 27.87 27.86 27.82 27.84 27.78  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 82 65 83 65 82 66 84 65 84  
TEMP 82 75 67 68 82 76 67 67 81 76 68 68 83 77 68 68 83 75  
DEWPT 70 69 66 65 70 69 66 66 71 70 67 67 71 69 67 65 68 66  
MIN/MAX RH 68 100 65 100 69 100 66 100 58  
RH 69 80 95 93 67 79 95 94 70 82 97 94 68 79 96 91 59 74  
WIND DIR W W NW NW S SE NE E SE SE S W SW W NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 3 2 1 2 1 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 4 3 3 3 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC  
POP 12HR 70 70 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L L L L L L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS C L L C L L L S C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ064-170900-  
GUION FARM-TRANSYLVANIA NC-ELEV 2600 FT  
35.21N 82.59W ELEV. 2600 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 63 82 66 80 65  
TEMP 67 64 66 75 82 81 76 71 68 66 68 75 79 79 74 69 67 65 67  
DEWPT 65 64 66 65 65 67 67 67 66 65 65 69 70 69 68 65 65 64 64  
MAX/MIN RH 92 54 97 72 96  
RH 92100 98 70 56 62 75 87 92 96 91 83 73 72 82 87 92 95 92  
WIND DIR W W W SW SW S SW SW SW W W SW SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 27 25 26 24 21 20 22 23 24 25 26 24 23 23 25 27 27 28 28  
WIND SPD 2 2 3 4 6 6 5 5 3 4 4 5 6 8 5 5 4 4 3  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 60 42 30 30 31 36 41 39 36 41 47 40 61 65 66 62 69 68 72  
VSBY 7 5 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 4 40 43 48 4 2 3 2 3 21 35 40 13  
LVORI 5 6 6 1 1 1 4 6 6 8 6 4 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F B C C C E F E F C C D D E  
POP 12HR 20 20 20 50 60  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.01 0 0.18 0.10  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S C C L L L C C  
TSTMS S S S S C C L C  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 2 3 3 2 3 3  
HAINES 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 4500 4400 900 300 3400 3400  
T WIND DIR NW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 3 11 10 4 4 10 17  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 7000 10500 7800  
STA PRES 27.76 27.79 27.76 27.78 27.77 27.76 27.70 27.73 27.68  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 77 64 78 64 76 64 78 64 79  
TEMP 76 72 66 66 77 72 65 65 76 71 66 66 78 73 66 66 78 73  
DEWPT 69 68 64 64 69 68 65 64 70 68 66 65 70 68 65 64 68 66  
MIN/MAX RH 77 100 75 100 80 100 75 100 69  
RH 78 87 96 93 76 88 98 96 82 90 99 95 77 86 96 92 71 79  
WIND DIR W W W W SW SW N NE S S W W SW W W NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 5 5 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 3 2 3 8 6 4 4 4 5  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 70 70 60 70 60 60 60 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L L L L C L L L L L L L C L L C C C  
TSTMS L L L S C L L S L L L C L L  
 

 
 
NCZ062-170900-  
HIGHLANDS-MACON NC-ELEV 3915 FT  
35.09N 83.22W ELEV. 3915 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 60 77 62 75 62  
TEMP 64 61 63 71 76 76 71 66 64 62 64 70 74 74 70 66 63 62 64  
DEWPT 60 60 61 63 62 63 63 62 62 61 61 65 66 65 63 62 61 60 61  
MAX/MIN RH 91 59 96 73 95  
RH 86 97 96 77 63 65 76 87 92 95 90 83 75 73 81 88 91 93 92  
WIND DIR SW SW W SW SW S SW SW SW W W W SW W W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 24 23 25 24 21 20 21 22 24 26 27 26 24 25 25 28 29 29 29  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 4 5 6 6 5 3 5 3 5 5 8 4 5 4 5 3  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 53 34 28 31 38 40 36 41 45 52 55 59 69 75 72 75 77 77 79  
VSBY 7 5 7 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 2 43 43 47 5 2 3 2 6 24 29 28 15  
LVORI 6 7 6 3 1 1 4 6 6 8 5 4 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F C C C C E F E E B D D D E  
POP 12HR 20 30 20 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0.01 0.29 0.19  
RAIN SHWRS S C S S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S C S S S S C C C L S  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 3 3 4  
HAINES 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 4300 3900 600 300 3500 3200  
T WIND DIR NE W SW SW SW W SW  
T WIND SPD 1 10 11 4 4 10 16  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 8500 7000 8800 7700  
STA PRES 27.04 27.08 27.06 27.07 27.06 27.06 27.00 27.02 26.98  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 75 61 74 61 73 62 74 61 75  
TEMP 74 69 63 63 74 69 63 63 73 69 63 63 74 69 63 63 74 69  
DEWPT 65 63 60 60 65 63 60 60 66 64 62 61 66 64 61 59 64 61  
MIN/MAX RH 71 97 72 98 77 98 74 94 67  
RH 73 81 92 90 74 82 93 92 78 85 95 92 76 82 92 87 70 76  
WIND DIR W W W NW SW SW N N S SW W W SW W NW NW NW N  
WIND SPD 5 4 4 3 4 2 2 2 4 3 3 4 8 5 4 4 4 4  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 70 70 60 60 60 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L C L L C C L L L L L L C C C  
TSTMS L D D C C L L C L L L L L  
 

 
 
NCZ059-170900-  
JACKSON COUNTY-JACKSON NC-ELEV 2800 FT  
35.32N 83.21W ELEV. 2800 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 63 84 65 80 64  
TEMP 65 63 66 76 83 83 76 70 67 65 67 74 79 79 74 69 66 64 66  
DEWPT 64 63 64 65 63 65 66 66 65 65 65 67 68 68 67 65 64 64 64  
MAX/MIN RH 96 50 98 69 98  
RH 96 99 95 69 52 55 70 85 93 99 93 78 70 70 80 88 93 97 94  
WIND DIR SE SE SE SW SW S SW S SW SW W W SW SW SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 13 12 14 24 23 18 21 20 22 23 25 25 24 24 24 26 27 26 27  
WIND SPD 1 1 0 2 3 4 3 2 2 2 2 3 5 4 3 2 2 2 2  
CLOUDS B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 54 53 54 36 34 40 41 44 46 53 59 67 70 78 74 73 79 80 82  
VSBY 4 2 1 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 1 51 75 47 3 3 3 2 19 47 40 38 10  
LVORI 7 8 7 1 1 1 3 5 6 8 5 3 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F C C B C F F F F B C D D E  
POP 12HR 10 30 20 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0.01 0.32 0.18  
RAIN SHWRS C S S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS C S S S S C C C L  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 2 3 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 2 1  
MIX HGT 300 7100 7500 3900 2100 6700 7000  
T WIND DIR SE SW SW SW SW W W  
T WIND SPD 1 10 9 5 5 10 12  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 10300 6700 8200 7300  
STA PRES 26.85 26.89 26.87 26.88 26.87 26.88 26.82 26.83 26.79  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 78 63 79 64 79 64 80 63 80  
TEMP 77 72 65 66 79 73 66 66 79 73 66 66 79 73 66 66 79 73  
DEWPT 68 67 64 63 68 67 65 64 69 67 66 64 69 67 65 63 64 64  
MIN/MAX RH 71 100 69 100 70 100 68 100 60  
RH 72 83 97 92 71 80 97 93 72 82 99 93 71 80 98 91 61 73  
WIND DIR W W W W SW S N E S S SW SW SW W W NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 4 3 2 1 2 2 1 1 3 3 2 2 5 4 2 3 3 4  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L C L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS L D D S C L L C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ070-170900-  
MOUNTAIN ISLAND LAKE-GASTON NC-ELEV 500 FT  
35.38N 80.99W ELEV. 500 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 69 92 73 91 72  
TEMP 72 70 72 83 90 90 84 78 75 73 75 84 90 90 83 77 74 72 74  
DEWPT 70 70 71 70 68 68 70 70 70 70 70 73 72 71 72 72 71 70 71  
MAX/MIN RH 96 44 92 54 94  
RH 94100 96 65 48 48 63 76 84 90 86 70 56 54 68 83 88 92 89  
WIND DIR S S SW SW SW SW S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 17 17 23 23 23 22 20 21 21 22 22 23 23 23 23 24 24 24 24  
WIND SPD 1 1 1 3 5 5 4 3 3 3 4 8 6 9 4 4 3 3 3  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1  
CLOUDS(%) 42 40 41 35 39 38 37 35 32 32 37 21 55 63 59 62 58 61 69  
VSBY 7 7 8 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 2 42 58 52 8 3 2 2 8 63 53 65 13  
LVORI 6 8 6 1 1 1 3 4 5 6 5 3 1 1 3  
STABILITY F F B B C C E F G F C C D D E  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 40 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.08 0.04  
RAIN SHWRS S C C C C C C C  
TSTMS S C C C C C S S  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 1 2 2 2 3 3  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4  
DSI 3 2  
MIX HGT 300 7000 7400 300 400 6900 7000  
T WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 1 11 11 6 5 16 18  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 5800 14200 8700  
STA PRES 29.30 29.34 29.29 29.32 29.32 29.31 29.23 29.26 29.22  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 89 70 87 70 86 71 88 71 88  
TEMP 88 82 73 73 86 80 72 72 85 80 73 73 87 81 73 73 87 80  
DEWPT 72 72 70 70 72 72 70 69 73 72 71 71 74 72 70 69 71 70  
MIN/MAX RH 58 97 62 98 65 98 62 96 58  
RH 58 73 91 90 62 76 92 91 66 77 93 91 64 74 91 88 59 70  
WIND DIR SW W SW W SW SW E E E SE SE S SW SW W W NW W  
WIND SPD 5 3 2 2 2 1 1 2 1 2 1 2 5 4 3 3 3 2  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 60 60 50 50 40 40 40 40 30  
RAIN SHWRS C L L C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS C L L C C C C C C C C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ503-170900-  
NORTH COVE-BURKE NC-ELEV 2657 FT  
35.82N 81.94W ELEV. 2657 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 64 86 66 83 66  
TEMP 68 65 67 78 85 85 78 72 69 67 69 77 82 82 76 71 68 67 68  
DEWPT 66 65 67 68 66 69 68 67 66 65 66 72 72 72 69 67 66 65 66  
MAX/MIN RH 94 50 95 71 97  
RH 93100 99 70 52 59 71 84 90 95 90 84 71 73 78 87 92 95 93  
WIND DIR NW NW NW SW S S SW SW W W W SW SW SW W W W NW W  
WIND DIR DEG 32 32 31 21 20 20 21 24 27 29 29 23 24 24 28 29 29 30 29  
WIND SPD 2 2 1 2 4 4 3 2 2 2 2 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 57 44 33 29 38 46 45 41 36 42 45 45 67 78 70 64 70 71 79  
VSBY 5 4 6 9 9 9  
ADI 1 2 4 29 36 41 1 2 2 2 2 30 34 67 3  
LVORI 6 7 6 3 1 1 3 5 7 7 6 4 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F B B C C F G F G B C D D F  
POP 12HR 20 30 30 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0 0.31 0.08  
RAIN SHWRS S C S S S S C C C L L L C C  
TSTMS S C S S C C C L C  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 5 3 4 4 4 3 3 3  
DSI 2 1  
MIX HGT 300 5600 5600 800 300 5100 5000  
T WIND DIR NW W SW SW W W SW  
T WIND SPD 3 8 6 3 3 10 16  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 6300 7800 8000  
STA PRES 28.05 28.08 28.05 28.07 28.06 28.05 28.00 28.03 27.97  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 81 65 80 65 79 66 81 66 82  
TEMP 80 74 67 67 80 74 67 67 79 74 68 68 80 75 68 68 81 74  
DEWPT 70 68 65 65 70 68 65 65 70 69 67 66 71 69 66 65 67 66  
MIN/MAX RH 71 99 71 100 73 100 71 99 62  
RH 73 80 93 93 73 81 94 94 75 84 97 94 74 81 96 90 63 76  
WIND DIR W W NW NW S SE NE E SE SE S W SW W NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 3 3 2 2 2 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 4 3 4 3 4 3  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC SC  
POP 12HR 70 70 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L L L L C L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS C L L C C L L S C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ508-170900-  
RUTHERFORD COUNTY-RUTHERFORD NC-ELEV 1056 FT  
35.43N 81.94W ELEV. 1056 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 68 91 70 88 69  
TEMP 71 68 71 82 89 89 82 76 73 70 72 81 87 87 81 75 72 70 72  
DEWPT 70 68 69 70 68 68 70 70 69 69 69 72 72 72 72 70 69 68 69  
MAX/MIN RH 95 46 97 61 96  
RH 95100 95 66 49 50 67 83 88 95 91 75 61 62 75 84 90 94 91  
WIND DIR N N NW SW S S S SW SW SW W SW SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 00 34 32 21 20 20 20 22 23 23 25 22 23 22 25 25 26 27 27  
WIND SPD 1 1 1 2 4 5 3 2 2 2 2 4 6 6 4 3 3 2 2  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 56 43 33 28 36 34 40 36 32 33 37 31 60 67 66 61 66 65 72  
VSBY 6 6 9 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 1 33 49 53 4 2 1 1 2 27 38 60 9  
LVORI 7 7 6 1 1 1 3 5 6 8 6 3 1 1 4  
STABILITY F G B B C C E G G G B C D D E  
POP 12HR 10 10 20 50 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.11 0.07  
RAIN SHWRS S S C C C C C C C  
TSTMS S S C C C C S  
LAL 1 2 3 3 2 3 3  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 6600 6500 300 300 6500 6300  
T WIND DIR NW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 2 9 10 3 2 9 16  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 8200 9200 7800  
STA PRES 28.95 28.99 28.94 28.97 28.96 28.96 28.89 28.92 28.87  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 85 68 85 68 84 69 86 68 86  
TEMP 84 78 70 70 84 78 70 70 83 78 71 71 85 79 71 71 85 78  
DEWPT 71 72 68 68 71 72 69 68 72 72 69 69 72 72 69 68 69 69  
MIN/MAX RH 64 99 64 100 69 100 64 99 58  
RH 64 80 93 92 64 80 96 94 69 83 96 94 65 79 95 91 59 74  
WIND DIR SW W W W SW S NE NE SE E E W SW SW W NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 4 3 2 2 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 5 3 3 3 4 2  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC  
POP 12HR 60 60 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS C L L C C L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS C L L C C L L S C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ035-170900-  
TAYLORSVILLE-ALEXANDER NC-ELEV 1190 FT  
35.91N 81.14W ELEV. 1190 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 66 90 70 89 70  
TEMP 70 66 69 81 89 89 82 76 72 70 72 82 88 87 81 75 72 70 72  
DEWPT 68 66 69 69 67 67 69 69 68 68 69 71 70 70 71 69 69 68 69  
MAX/MIN RH 94 46 94 55 95  
RH 93100 97 66 48 48 65 79 87 92 89 70 56 56 71 81 89 92 91  
WIND DIR NW NW NW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 32 33 31 22 21 21 21 22 23 23 23 23 23 23 24 26 27 26 25  
WIND SPD 1 1 1 3 5 5 3 3 2 2 2 5 5 6 3 3 2 2 2  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 42 43 38 28 30 32 35 33 30 33 37 30 60 68 63 64 65 68 73  
VSBY 7 5 6 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 2 48 51 47 2 3 2 2 6 35 45 66 7  
LVORI 6 7 6 1 1 1 3 4 6 7 5 3 1 1 3  
STABILITY F G B B C C F G G G B C D D F  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 40 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.10 0.03  
RAIN SHWRS S C C C C C C C  
TSTMS S C C C C S  
OBVIS PF  
LAL 1 1 2 2 2 3 3  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 6100 6100 300 300 6400 6400  
T WIND DIR NW W SW SW SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 2 10 9 4 4 11 17  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 6700 7500 7200  
STA PRES 28.89 28.92 28.88 28.90 28.90 28.88 28.82 28.85 28.81  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 86 68 84 68 83 69 85 68 86  
TEMP 85 78 70 70 83 77 70 70 82 77 71 71 85 79 71 71 85 78  
DEWPT 70 71 68 68 69 70 68 67 70 70 69 69 71 71 69 67 67 67  
MIN/MAX RH 60 99 62 99 67 99 64 97 55  
RH 60 77 92 92 62 77 93 92 67 79 93 92 64 78 93 88 56 70  
WIND DIR SW W NW NW SE E NE NE E E SE S SW SW W NW NW N  
WIND SPD 3 2 1 1 2 1 2 2 2 2 1 2 4 3 3 3 3 3  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 60 70 50 50 40 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS C L L C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS C L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ062-170900-  
FRANKLIN-MACON NC-ELEV 2160 FT  
35.17N 83.41W ELEV. 2160 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 63 87 66 83 66  
TEMP 66 64 67 78 86 86 79 72 69 66 68 77 82 82 76 71 68 66 67  
DEWPT 65 64 65 67 66 66 67 66 66 66 66 69 70 70 69 66 65 65 66  
MAX/MIN RH 95 49 99 66 98  
RH 98100 96 69 51 52 68 83 92 99 93 77 66 68 78 86 92 97 94  
WIND DIR SW S SW SW S S S S SW SW W W SW SW SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 21 18 24 23 20 19 20 19 21 23 25 25 24 24 24 26 27 26 27  
WIND SPD 1 1 1 2 3 4 3 2 1 2 1 3 4 4 2 2 1 2 1  
CLOUDS SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 50 59 64 39 36 37 38 43 48 55 60 70 73 78 76 77 80 80 82  
VSBY 4 1 1 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 1 48 47 49 5 2 2 2 15 47 35 45 8  
LVORI 7 7 6 1 1 1 3 5 6 8 5 3 3 1 4  
STABILITY F F C C C C E G F F B C D D F  
POP 12HR 10 20 20 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0.01 0.32 0.21  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S S S S S C C C L S  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 2 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 7500 7900 4200 2000 6400 7300  
T WIND DIR E SW SW S SW W SW  
T WIND SPD 2 9 9 5 4 10 13  
CEILING 1000 NONE NONE NONE NONE 8000 6800 8300 7300  
STA PRES 27.12 27.16 27.13 27.14 27.14 27.14 27.08 27.10 27.06  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 79 65 82 65 82 65 82 65 82  
TEMP 78 73 66 67 81 75 67 67 81 75 67 68 81 75 67 67 82 75  
DEWPT 69 68 65 65 69 68 66 65 70 69 66 66 70 68 66 65 65 66  
MIN/MAX RH 72 100 66 100 67 100 66 100 57  
RH 73 85 97 93 67 79 95 94 69 80 97 94 68 80 97 92 58 73  
WIND DIR W W W W SW SW N E S SW SW SW SW W NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 4 3 1 1 2 1 0 1 3 2 1 1 5 3 2 2 3 3  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L C L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS L D D C C L L C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ051-170900-  
COW MOUNTAIN-SWAIN NC-ELEV 2395 FT  
35.47N 83.32W ELEV. 2395 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 63 86 65 81 64  
TEMP 66 63 66 77 85 84 77 71 68 65 67 75 80 80 74 69 67 65 66  
DEWPT 64 63 64 67 66 66 68 67 66 65 65 69 70 70 68 66 65 64 65  
MAX/MIN RH 96 52 99 70 100  
RH 96100 94 71 54 55 72 86 94 99 93 82 72 71 82 90 94 99 94  
WIND DIR E E SE SW SW SW S S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 08 08 12 22 23 21 20 19 20 21 22 23 24 24 23 23 24 23 24  
WIND SPD 2 1 1 2 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 3 4 4 3 2 1 2 1  
CLOUDS B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 57 53 55 36 35 38 44 48 52 59 66 76 73 83 75 73 83 86 85  
VSBY 4 1 1 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 3 48 81 48 4 3 3 2 16 47 47 37 7  
LVORI 7 8 6 3 1 1 3 6 6 9 5 3 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F C C B C F F F F B C D D F  
POP 12HR 10 20 20 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.01 0.02 0.40 0.23  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S S S S S C S C L  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 2 1  
MIX HGT 1100 7700 7900 4400 2200 7200 7200  
T WIND DIR SE SW SW S SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 2 9 9 6 5 11 12  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 10300 8500 6500 7500 6500  
STA PRES 26.84 26.88 26.85 26.86 26.85 26.86 26.80 26.82 26.77  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 78 64 81 64 81 64 81 64 80  
TEMP 77 72 65 66 80 74 66 66 80 74 66 67 80 74 66 66 79 73  
DEWPT 71 68 65 64 70 68 65 64 71 69 66 64 71 68 66 63 67 65  
MIN/MAX RH 78 100 69 100 70 100 70 100 63  
RH 80 86 98 93 72 81 97 94 72 82 99 93 73 82100 92 65 76  
WIND DIR W W SW SW W S S SE SW S S S SW W W NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 3 2 1 1 2 1 1 1 3 2 2 2 5 4 2 3 3 3  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L L L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS L D D C L L L C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ051-170900-  
TOW STRING-SWAIN NC-ELEV 2927 FT  
35.55N 83.29W ELEV. 2927 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 62 83 64 78 64  
TEMP 65 63 65 75 82 82 75 70 67 64 66 73 77 77 72 68 65 64 65  
DEWPT 62 61 62 64 63 64 65 65 64 64 64 66 69 68 67 65 64 63 63  
MAX/MIN RH 90 50 98 73 99  
RH 92 95 90 67 52 54 70 85 91 98 91 80 75 74 84 91 95 98 94  
WIND DIR E E E SW SW SW SW S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 09 07 11 24 22 21 21 19 21 21 23 24 24 24 24 23 24 23 24  
WIND SPD 2 1 1 3 3 4 4 4 2 3 3 4 4 4 3 3 2 3 2  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 62 36 31 28 34 40 46 50 54 62 67 77 75 82 75 72 84 87 86  
VSBY 7 4 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 4 66 50 48 6 5 4 4 12 37 49 33 7  
LVORI 5 7 5 1 1 1 3 5 6 9 5 3 3 3 4  
STABILITY F G B B C C E E F E C D D D F  
POP 12HR 10 20 30 60 70  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0.02 0.43 0.24  
RAIN SHWRS S C S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S C S S S C C C L S  
OBVIS PF PF PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 3 3 4  
HAINES 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 900 7300 7300 3700 1600 6100 6000  
T WIND DIR S SW SW SW SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 3 10 10 8 5 12 12  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 7800 7200 6300 7500 6500  
STA PRES 26.52 26.56 26.53 26.54 26.53 26.53 26.48 26.50 26.45  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 75 63 78 63 78 64 78 63 78  
TEMP 74 70 64 65 77 72 65 65 77 72 66 66 78 72 65 65 77 71  
DEWPT 68 66 63 63 68 66 63 63 68 67 64 63 68 66 64 62 66 62  
MIN/MAX RH 79 99 71 99 71 98 71 99 65  
RH 80 87 95 92 73 82 95 92 74 82 95 91 73 82 97 90 68 73  
WIND DIR W W W W W S S S SW S S SW SW W W NW NW N  
WIND SPD 4 3 2 1 2 1 1 1 2 2 2 3 6 4 3 3 3 4  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 60 50 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L L L L C C C L C C C L C C C  
TSTMS L D D C L L L C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ303-170900-  
CHEROKEE-SWAIN NC-ELEV 3400 FT  
35.62N 83.21W ELEV. 3400 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 60 82 63 76 62  
TEMP 63 60 63 74 81 81 74 68 65 63 64 71 75 75 70 66 64 62 63  
DEWPT 60 60 61 63 62 64 65 64 63 63 62 66 67 68 65 63 62 62 62  
MAX/MIN RH 90 51 99 75 98  
RH 93 99 95 69 54 57 72 86 90 98 90 85 75 77 84 91 93 97 94  
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W  
WIND DIR DEG 21 22 23 24 24 22 21 20 21 22 23 24 24 24 24 24 24 23 25  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 4 4 4 4 5 3 5 3 5 5 5 3 4 3 4 3  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 63 39 31 29 36 40 46 50 54 62 66 76 74 80 73 72 84 87 86  
VSBY 7 4 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 5 32 31 36 6 5 4 4 9 23 28 19 10  
LVORI 6 6 5 3 1 1 3 5 6 9 5 4 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F B C C C E E F E D D D D E  
POP 12HR 10 20 30 60 70  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0.02 0.48 0.26  
RAIN SHWRS S C S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S C S S S C C C L S  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 3 3 4  
HAINES 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 4000 4000 900 400 2400 2400  
T WIND DIR S SW SW SW SW SW W  
T WIND SPD 4 9 9 9 6 12 11  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 6500 6200 6300 7300 6700  
STA PRES 26.52 26.56 26.54 26.54 26.54 26.54 26.49 26.50 26.46  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 71 61 76 61 76 62 76 61 75  
TEMP 71 67 62 63 75 70 63 63 75 70 64 64 76 70 63 63 74 69  
DEWPT 67 65 61 61 66 65 61 60 66 65 62 61 67 65 62 60 63 61  
MIN/MAX RH 85 100 72 99 72 98 72 99 65  
RH 87 93 97 93 74 84 94 91 74 84 94 90 74 84 97 90 67 75  
WIND DIR W W W W W S S S SW S S SW SW W W NW NW N  
WIND SPD 5 3 3 2 3 1 1 2 3 3 3 4 8 5 4 4 4 4  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 60 60 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L L L L C C C L C C L L C C C  
TSTMS L D D C L L L C C L C L L  
 

 
 
NCZ049-170900-  
JESSEN-YANCEY NC-ELEV 3634 FT  
36.05N 82.38W ELEV. 3634 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 62 80 65 76 64  
TEMP 65 62 64 73 79 79 74 70 67 66 66 72 76 76 71 67 65 64 65  
DEWPT 62 61 62 62 62 63 65 64 63 63 64 66 68 67 66 64 64 63 63  
MAX/MIN RH 88 52 95 74 98  
RH 89 99 94 67 55 57 73 83 87 92 90 82 78 74 83 90 94 97 93  
WIND DIR SW S SW SW W S S S SW SW W W W W W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 21 20 21 23 26 19 19 20 22 23 26 26 26 26 27 29 28 28 27  
WIND SPD 3 4 4 4 3 3 4 5 4 5 4 6 5 6 4 5 4 5 4  
CLOUDS B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 55 65 66 39 45 44 53 49 44 57 60 70 79 84 73 73 83 84 84  
VSBY 7 7 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 4 27 49 29 2 5 3 2 3 42 41 56 12  
LVORI 5 6 5 2 1 2 3 5 6 6 6 3 3 3 4  
STABILITY E E D D B B E E E E D D D D E  
POP 12HR 10 30 30 60 70  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0.01 0.52 0.15  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S C C C L L L L L L  
TSTMS C C S S S C C L L S  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 3 3 4  
HAINES 6 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 5900 6300 2100 300 4800 4800  
T WIND DIR SE SW S S S W W  
T WIND SPD 3 8 4 5 3 13 18  
CEILING 3300 NONE NONE NONE 6300 6000 6500 6300 7500  
STA PRES 27.13 27.17 27.13 27.14 27.14 27.14 27.10 27.10 27.06  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 75 62 75 63 75 64 76 62 75  
TEMP 75 70 64 64 75 70 64 64 75 71 65 65 75 70 64 64 74 69  
DEWPT 67 65 63 63 66 65 63 63 67 66 64 63 67 65 64 62 64 62  
MIN/MAX RH 74 100 73 100 75 99 74 100 69  
RH 76 82 95 94 75 83 95 94 76 84 96 93 77 84 99 94 72 78  
WIND DIR W W W NW W SE SE SE S S S S SW W W NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 4 3 3 3 2 2 2 3 3 4 3 3 6 5 5 5 6 6  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 50 50 60 40  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L L L L C C C C C C C L C C C  
TSTMS L D D C L L L C C C C C C L  
 

 
 
NCZ052-170900-  
IP STATION-HAYWOOD NC-ELEV 5291 FT  
35.65N 82.91W ELEV. 5291 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 62 81 65 76 64  
TEMP 65 62 65 74 80 80 75 69 67 65 66 72 76 76 71 67 65 64 65  
DEWPT 62 61 62 63 63 65 65 64 63 63 63 68 68 67 65 64 63 62 63  
MAX/MIN RH 86 53 95 74 96  
RH 92 96 92 69 57 60 72 84 88 94 89 86 76 74 82 89 92 95 93  
WIND DIR S SW SW SW SW S S S SW SW SW W W W W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 20 23 24 24 22 19 20 20 21 23 23 25 25 25 25 27 25 25 26  
WIND SPD 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 5 4 4 4 4 5 5 4 4 4 4 4  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 61 40 31 29 40 43 45 45 44 53 60 66 71 79 70 71 81 82 82  
VSBY 7 7 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 4 36 44 33 4 4 2 2 3 26 25 16 9  
LVORI 5 5 5 3 1 1 3 5 6 8 6 4 3 3 4  
STABILITY E F B B B C E E E E D D D D E  
POP 12HR 10 20 20 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0.01 0.47 0.22  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S S S S S S C C C L  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 1 2 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 5400 5200 500 400 3500 3300  
T WIND DIR S SW S S S SW W  
T WIND SPD 3 8 6 4 2 10 9  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 6700 6300 7300 7300  
STA PRES 27.01 27.05 27.02 27.03 27.03 27.02 26.98 26.99 26.94  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 73 63 75 63 75 64 76 63 75  
TEMP 73 69 64 64 75 70 64 65 75 71 65 65 75 71 64 64 75 70  
DEWPT 67 65 62 62 67 65 62 62 67 65 63 62 67 65 63 61 64 61  
MIN/MAX RH 80 98 74 97 75 96 73 97 67  
RH 82 87 93 93 76 84 92 91 77 83 92 90 75 83 94 90 70 74  
WIND DIR W W W NW W S S SE SW S S SW SW W W NW NW N  
WIND SPD 4 4 4 3 3 2 2 4 3 3 4 5 8 6 4 5 5 6  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L L L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS L D D S L L L C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ049-170900-  
BURNSVILLE TOWER-ELEV 2702 FT  
35.92N 82.28W ELEV. 2702 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 61 84 64 79 64  
TEMP 65 62 64 76 83 83 76 70 67 64 66 74 78 78 73 68 66 64 65  
DEWPT 62 61 63 65 64 66 66 64 63 63 64 68 69 69 67 64 64 63 64  
MAX/MIN RH 91 49 96 72 98  
RH 91 99 95 69 53 57 71 83 89 95 92 83 72 73 81 87 94 96 95  
WIND DIR S S S SW SW S S S SW SW W W W W W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 19 18 20 24 24 17 18 19 23 24 27 26 26 26 27 29 29 29 29  
WIND SPD 2 2 1 3 2 3 3 2 1 2 2 4 4 4 3 3 2 3 2  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 54 47 37 30 44 49 52 47 42 53 56 66 75 84 72 70 79 81 83  
VSBY 7 7 4 9 9 9  
ADI 0 1 1 42 49 22 1 3 2 1 2 41 37 52 7  
LVORI 6 6 6 1 1 2 3 5 7 7 7 4 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F B B B D F F F F C D D D F  
POP 12HR 10 30 30 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.03 0.01 0.48 0.11  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S S C C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS C C S S S C C C L S  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 3 3 4  
HAINES 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 6300 7300 2000 400 5700 5500  
T WIND DIR W W S S W W W  
T WIND SPD 1 6 4 4 2 12 16  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 6500 6300 6300 8000  
STA PRES 26.88 26.91 26.88 26.90 26.89 26.88 26.85 26.85 26.81  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 76 62 78 63 78 63 78 63 77  
TEMP 76 71 64 65 77 72 65 65 77 72 65 65 78 72 65 65 77 71  
DEWPT 67 65 63 63 67 66 63 63 67 66 64 63 68 66 64 62 64 63  
MIN/MAX RH 73 100 69 100 71 100 70 100 63  
RH 75 83 95 95 71 81 95 94 72 83 97 93 73 82 97 92 65 76  
WIND DIR W W W NW SW S E SE S SE S S SW W W NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 4 3 3 3 4 4  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L L L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS L D D C L L L C C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ049-170900-  
MOUNT MITCHELL STATE PARK-ELEV 6200 FT  
35.76N 82.27W ELEV. 6200 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 54 68 59 66 57  
TEMP 59 54 56 63 68 68 65 62 60 59 59 63 66 66 63 60 58 57 58  
DEWPT 53 53 55 56 59 61 59 58 57 56 56 60 63 62 58 58 56 57 56  
MAX/MIN RH 88 67 96 85 98  
RH 81 97 98 79 73 78 81 88 89 90 89 88 89 88 86 93 93 98 93  
WIND DIR W W W W SW S SW SW SW W W W W W W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 26 25 27 25 22 20 21 22 23 26 26 26 25 25 26 29 28 29 29  
WIND SPD 3 4 4 5 5 6 9 9 6 9 8 9 8 9 8 10 9 10 8  
CLOUDS B1 B1 SC SC SC B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 58 52 36 33 50 52 47 44 40 49 51 59 71 80 71 68 75 77 81  
VSBY 7 7 7 9 9 9  
ADI 1 2 3 7 20 12 8 4 3 3 4 11 27 16 9  
LVORI 4 5 5 3 3 3 4 6 6 8 6 5 4 4 5  
STABILITY F E C C D D D D D D D C D D D  
POP 12HR 20 40 40 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.05 0.01 0.59 0.15  
RAIN SHWRS S C C S S S C C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S C C S S S C C C L S  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 2800 2000 300 300 2600 1800  
T WIND DIR NW W SW SW W W W  
T WIND SPD 3 8 10 4 3 12 12  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 13000 6200 7000 7800  
STA PRES 27.10 27.14 27.11 27.13 27.12 27.11 27.06 27.08 27.03  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 66 56 65 56 64 57 66 56 65  
TEMP 65 62 57 57 65 62 58 57 64 61 58 58 66 62 58 58 65 62  
DEWPT 61 57 56 55 61 58 56 56 61 58 57 56 62 58 57 56 59 55  
MIN/MAX RH 83 96 82 99 85 98 82 99 75  
RH 86 83 94 92 86 88 96 95 89 88 97 92 88 86 99 93 80 79  
WIND DIR W W W NW SW S NE SE S S SW SW SW W NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 8 8 6 5 4 4 4 4 5 6 5 6 11 9 10 10 9 10  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 70 80 70 70 60 60 60 70 50  
RAIN SHWRS L L D L L L L L C L L C L L L L C C  
TSTMS L L D C L L L S C L L L L L  
 

 
 
NCZ035-170900-  
TAYLORSVILLE TOWER-ELEV 1167 FT  
35.91N 81.19W ELEV. 1167 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 66 89 69 88 69  
TEMP 69 66 69 81 88 88 81 75 72 70 72 81 87 86 80 74 72 70 71  
DEWPT 67 66 69 69 67 67 69 69 68 68 69 71 70 70 71 69 69 68 69  
MAX/MIN RH 95 47 96 57 96  
RH 93100 99 68 50 50 66 81 89 94 90 72 58 58 73 83 91 94 92  
WIND DIR NW NW NW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 31 32 31 22 21 21 21 22 23 23 24 23 23 24 25 26 27 26 26  
WIND SPD 1 1 1 3 5 5 3 3 2 2 2 5 5 6 3 3 2 2 2  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 43 42 38 28 30 32 35 33 30 33 38 31 60 68 64 64 66 69 74  
VSBY 7 5 6 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 1 46 49 46 2 3 2 2 5 35 43 67 7  
LVORI 6 7 7 1 1 1 3 5 6 8 6 3 1 1 3  
STABILITY F G B B C C F G G G B C D D F  
POP 12HR 10 10 10 50 50  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.10 0.03  
RAIN SHWRS S C C C C C C C  
TSTMS S C C C C S  
OBVIS PF  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 3 3  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 5800 6000 300 300 6300 6200  
T WIND DIR NW W SW SW SW SW SW  
T WIND SPD 2 10 8 5 3 11 18  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 6700 7500 7200  
STA PRES 28.86 28.89 28.85 28.87 28.87 28.86 28.79 28.83 28.79  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 85 67 83 67 82 68 85 68 85  
TEMP 84 78 70 69 83 77 69 69 81 76 70 71 84 78 70 70 84 77  
DEWPT 70 70 68 68 69 70 68 67 70 70 68 69 71 71 68 67 67 67  
MIN/MAX RH 61 100 63 100 68 100 65 98 56  
RH 61 77 93 94 64 78 95 94 68 80 95 94 66 79 94 90 57 71  
WIND DIR W W NW NW SE E NE NE E E SE S SW SW W NW NW N  
WIND SPD 3 2 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 1 4 3 3 3 3 3  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 60 70 50 50 40 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS C L L L C C C C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS C L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ052-170900-  
FRYING PAN MOUNTAIN-ELEV 5320 FT  
35.39N 82.77W ELEV. 5320 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 57 72 62 70 61  
TEMP 62 57 59 66 71 71 68 65 63 62 62 67 70 70 66 63 62 61 62  
DEWPT 58 57 59 61 62 63 62 61 60 60 59 64 65 64 61 61 60 60 60  
MAX/MIN RH 89 68 99 81 97  
RH 88100100 84 74 76 80 89 90 94 90 90 85 82 82 91 92 96 92  
WIND DIR SW SW W SW SW SW SW SW SW W W W SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 23 23 26 24 21 21 21 22 23 25 25 25 24 24 25 28 28 28 28  
WIND SPD 3 4 4 4 5 8 9 9 6 8 6 6 6 8 6 8 6 8 6  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 56 43 29 34 52 53 48 42 36 43 50 54 66 78 70 70 75 73 77  
VSBY 7 4 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 3 28 21 23 5 5 3 2 2 23 19 15 5  
LVORI 5 6 5 3 3 3 4 6 6 9 7 4 4 4 4  
STABILITY E E C C D D D D E E C C D D D  
POP 12HR 20 40 30 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.07 0.01 0.37 0.17  
RAIN SHWRS C C C S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS C C C S S C C C L S  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 3400 3300 900 300 1900 1700  
T WIND DIR W SW SW SW SW W SW  
T WIND SPD 3 10 8 5 3 9 8  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 14700 6700 8500 7800  
STA PRES 26.92 26.95 26.93 26.94 26.93 26.93 26.86 26.89 26.85  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 70 60 69 60 68 60 70 60 69  
TEMP 70 66 61 61 69 65 61 61 67 65 61 62 69 66 61 61 69 65  
DEWPT 63 60 58 59 64 61 59 59 64 61 60 59 64 61 59 58 62 59  
MIN/MAX RH 78 96 81 99 83 97 80 95 76  
RH 80 82 90 92 85 86 94 95 88 86 95 92 85 84 92 90 79 81  
WIND DIR W W W NW SW S N SE S S SW SW SW W NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 6 6 6 5 4 4 3 3 4 4 5 6 10 9 8 8 5 8  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 70 70 60 60 60 60 60 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L L L L L L L C C L L C C L L C C C  
TSTMS L L L S L L L C L L C L L  
 

 
 
NCZ052-170900-  
MOUNTAIN RES STATION-ELEV 2755 FT  
35.49N 82.97W ELEV. 2755 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 62 83 64 79 63  
TEMP 65 62 65 75 82 82 76 70 67 65 66 73 78 78 72 68 65 63 65  
DEWPT 63 61 63 65 64 66 66 65 64 64 63 67 68 68 66 64 63 62 63  
MAX/MIN RH 93 51 98 71 98  
RH 93 97 94 70 54 57 71 85 91 99 91 83 71 73 80 88 93 96 94  
WIND DIR S SW SW W SW S SW SW SW SW W W SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 20 22 23 25 23 20 21 21 22 24 25 25 24 24 25 26 26 25 27  
WIND SPD 2 2 2 3 3 3 4 3 2 3 2 3 4 4 3 2 2 2 2  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 59 49 44 31 35 40 41 43 44 51 57 62 67 78 70 68 78 78 80  
VSBY 7 4 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 3 56 62 37 5 5 5 2 15 45 39 29 6  
LVORI 6 6 6 1 1 1 3 5 6 9 5 4 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F C B B C E F F F B C D D F  
POP 12HR 10 20 20 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0.01 0.35 0.17  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S S S S S C C C L  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 3 3 3 2 3 4  
HAINES 4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 6800 6700 3100 1200 5500 6000  
T WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW W W  
T WIND SPD 3 9 8 11 6 12 10  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 11500 6500 7800 7500  
STA PRES 26.56 26.60 26.57 26.58 26.57 26.57 26.52 26.53 26.5  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 75 62 77 62 77 63 78 62 78  
TEMP 75 70 64 64 77 71 64 64 77 72 65 65 78 72 64 64 77 71  
DEWPT 67 66 63 62 67 66 63 62 67 66 63 63 68 66 63 62 64 63  
MIN/MAX RH 76 100 71 100 71 99 69 99 62  
RH 78 87 96 94 73 82 94 93 73 83 95 92 72 81 95 91 63 74  
WIND DIR W W W W SW S S SE SW S SW SW SW W W NW NW N  
WIND SPD 4 3 2 1 2 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 5 4 3 3 3 4  
AVG CLOUDS B2 OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L C L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS L D D S C L L C C C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ057-170900-  
PIEDMONT RES STATION-ELEV 703 FT  
35.70N 80.62W ELEV. 703 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 67 91 72 90 71  
TEMP 71 67 70 82 90 90 83 77 74 72 74 83 89 89 82 77 73 71 73  
DEWPT 69 67 70 71 69 69 71 71 70 70 70 74 72 71 72 71 70 70 71  
MAX/MIN RH 98 47 94 55 97  
RH 96100100 69 49 50 67 81 88 94 89 73 56 56 72 84 90 95 92  
WIND DIR S NE W SW SW SW S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
WIND DIR DEG 19 06 29 23 23 22 19 20 21 21 22 23 23 23 23 24 24 24 24  
WIND SPD 1 1 0 3 5 5 4 3 3 3 4 8 6 9 4 3 3 2 2  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC FW B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 32 31 45 35 38 35 29 31 32 31 36 18 53 60 61 69 62 66 72  
VSBY 7 6 9 9 9 9  
ADI 1 1 1 39 58 50 2 3 3 2 5 58 52 64 14  
LVORI 7 8 7 3 1 1 3 5 6 6 6 3 1 1 3  
STABILITY G G B B C C F F F F C C D D E  
POP 12HR 5 10 10 40 40  
QPF 12HR 0 0 0 0.08 0.04  
RAIN SHWRS S C C C C C C C  
TSTMS S C C C C C  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 1 1 2 2 2 3 3  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 3 4 4 4  
DSI 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 6400 6400 300 300 6600 6600  
T WIND DIR N SW SW S S SW SW  
T WIND SPD 1 12 9 5 5 16 18  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 6000 7500 7700  
STA PRES 29.28 29.31 29.27 29.30 29.29 29.28 29.21 29.24 29.21  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 88 69 86 69 84 70 87 70 87  
TEMP 87 81 72 72 85 79 71 71 84 79 72 72 86 80 72 72 86 79  
DEWPT 72 73 70 69 71 72 69 69 72 72 70 70 74 73 70 69 70 70  
MIN/MAX RH 60 99 64 100 67 100 65 98 59  
RH 60 77 93 92 64 80 94 93 68 80 95 93 66 78 93 89 59 73  
WIND DIR SW W W NW E E NE E E SE SE S SW SW W W NW NW  
WIND SPD 4 3 1 2 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 2 5 4 3 2 3 2  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 60 60 50 50 40 40 40 40 40  
RAIN SHWRS C L L L C C C C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS C L L L C C C C C C C S C C C S  
 

 
 
NCZ062-170900-  
WAYAH BALD MOUNTAIN-ELEV 5469 FT  
35.17N 83.58W ELEV. 5469 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 58 72 61 70 60  
TEMP 62 58 60 67 71 71 68 64 63 61 62 66 69 69 66 63 61 60 61  
DEWPT 54 55 58 60 61 62 62 61 60 60 60 63 65 63 62 61 60 59 60  
MAX/MIN RH 87 65 98 82 98  
RH 76 89 93 80 70 72 81 88 93 97 92 88 86 82 88 92 94 97 95  
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW SW W W SW SW W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 23 22 23 23 22 21 21 21 22 24 23 25 25 24 24 27 27 26 27  
WIND SPD 4 5 5 5 5 6 8 9 8 9 8 8 8 9 8 8 8 9 6  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 47 33 28 28 37 39 39 47 54 61 63 73 74 80 78 81 83 86 85  
VSBY 7 7 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 1 1 33 32 20 5 4 4 4 5 14 23 17 18  
LVORI 4 5 6 3 3 3 4 6 6 9 6 4 4 3 4  
STABILITY E F C C C D D E D D C D D D D  
POP 12HR 10 20 20 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0.02 0.34 0.27  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S S C C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S S S S S C C C L S  
OBVIS PF PF PF  
LAL 1 2 3 3 3 3 4  
HAINES 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 2600 2400 300 300 2100 1600  
T WIND DIR SE SW SW S SW W SW  
T WIND SPD 1 10 9 5 5 11 16  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE 21000 9300 6700 7800 6700  
STA PRES 27.08 27.13 27.10 27.11 27.11 27.11 27.05 27.06 27.03  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 70 60 70 60 70 61 70 59 70  
TEMP 70 66 61 61 69 66 61 61 69 66 62 62 69 66 61 61 69 66  
DEWPT 64 61 60 59 64 62 59 59 64 63 60 60 64 62 59 58 61 59  
MIN/MAX RH 79 99 80 98 82 97 81 97 73  
RH 81 85 96 93 82 88 94 93 84 88 94 93 84 89 95 90 75 80  
WIND DIR W W W W W SW SW S SW SW SW SW SW W W NW NW N  
WIND SPD 8 8 6 5 5 5 4 4 6 6 6 8 11 10 8 8 6 9  
AVG CLOUDS OV OV B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 80 80 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L D D L C L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS L D D C C L L S C C C S C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ065-170900-  
BEARWALLOW MOUNTAIN-ELEV 4219 FT  
35.46N 82.36W ELEV. 4219 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 62 76 65 74 64  
TEMP 66 62 64 71 75 75 71 68 66 65 66 70 74 74 70 67 65 64 65  
DEWPT 61 61 63 64 63 66 64 64 63 63 62 66 68 67 65 63 62 62 62  
MAX/MIN RH 88 62 98 80 95  
RH 83 96 97 79 67 72 79 88 90 94 89 86 83 80 84 89 91 95 89  
WIND DIR SW SW SW SW SW S SW SW SW W W W SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 24 23 24 24 21 20 21 22 23 25 26 25 24 23 25 28 27 29 28  
WIND SPD 3 4 5 5 5 8 8 9 6 9 6 6 6 9 8 8 6 6 5  
CLOUDS B1 B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 57 55 38 28 40 45 45 40 34 40 46 44 65 76 71 65 71 72 74  
VSBY 7 7 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 3 17 37 35 9 2 2 2 2 14 17 30 10  
LVORI 4 6 5 3 1 3 4 6 6 10 7 4 4 3 4  
STABILITY F E C C C D D E E E C C D D D  
POP 12HR 20 30 30 50 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.02 0 0.28 0.11  
RAIN SHWRS C C S S C C L L L C C  
TSTMS C C S S C C L C  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 2 3 3 1 3 3  
HAINES 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIX HGT 300 4600 4500 900 300 2200 2200  
T WIND DIR NW W SW SW W W SW  
T WIND SPD 3 9 11 4 2 8 12  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 6700 8800 7800  
STA PRES 27.81 27.84 27.81 27.83 27.82 27.81 27.76 27.78 27.75  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 74 62 73 62 71 63 73 62 73  
TEMP 74 69 64 64 72 68 63 63 70 68 64 64 73 69 64 64 72 69  
DEWPT 66 64 62 61 67 64 62 61 67 65 64 62 67 65 63 61 65 62  
MIN/MAX RH 75 97 80 100 86 100 81 97 74  
RH 77 83 95 91 83 88 98 95 88 91 99 92 83 88 97 90 77 79  
WIND DIR W W W W SW S N NE S S SW SW SW W NW NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 6 6 5 5 3 4 3 4 3 4 4 5 9 8 6 8 5 8  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC SC  
POP 12HR 70 70 60 60 60 60 60 60 50  
RAIN SHWRS L L L L L L L L C L L C C L L L C C  
TSTMS L L L S L L L S C L L C L L  
 

 
 
NCZ065-170900-  
MOUNTAIN HORTICULTURE CRS-ELEV 2067 FT  
35.43N 82.56W ELEV. 2067 FT  
131 AM EDT THU AUG 16 2018  
 
DATE 08/15/18 THU 08/16/18 FRI 08/17/18 SAT  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 64 86 66 83 66  
TEMP 67 65 67 78 85 85 78 72 69 67 69 77 82 82 76 71 68 66 68  
DEWPT 66 65 67 66 65 67 68 68 67 66 66 69 69 70 69 67 66 64 66  
MAX/MIN RH 94 49 97 65 96  
RH 95 99 97 67 51 56 70 85 93 97 90 78 65 68 79 86 93 93 93  
WIND DIR W W W W S S S SW SW W W SW SW SW W W W W W  
WIND DIR DEG 29 28 28 25 20 20 20 21 23 26 26 24 23 24 25 27 28 28 28  
WIND SPD 1 1 1 3 4 4 4 3 2 2 2 3 5 4 4 3 2 2 2  
CLOUDS B1 SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2  
CLOUDS(%) 55 49 39 29 40 46 47 41 35 44 50 48 67 76 71 68 72 71 75  
VSBY 7 3 7 9 9 9  
ADI 2 2 2 57 40 48 5 2 2 1 1 35 22 29 3  
LVORI 7 7 6 1 1 1 3 6 7 8 7 3 3 3 4  
STABILITY F F C B C C E G G G B B D D E  
POP 12HR 10 30 20 60 60  
QPF 12HR 0 0.03 0 0.25 0.10  
RAIN SHWRS S C S S S S C C C L L L L L  
TSTMS S C S S S S C C L S  
OBVIS PF PF  
LAL 1 2 3 3 1 3 4  
HAINES 5 4 4 3 3 3 4 3  
DSI 2 1  
MIX HGT 400 7400 7500 2800 600 4900 4900  
T WIND DIR NW SW SW SW W W SW  
T WIND SPD 3 9 9 4 2 6 8  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE 6700 8800 7800  
STA PRES 27.52 27.56 27.54 27.55 27.53 27.53 27.47 27.50 27.45  
 
DATE 08/18 SUN 08/19/18 MON 08/20/18 TUE 08/21/18 WED 08/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 80 65 81 65 80 66 82 65 81  
TEMP 79 74 67 67 80 75 67 67 79 74 68 68 81 75 68 68 80 74  
DEWPT 69 68 66 65 69 68 66 65 69 69 67 66 70 68 67 65 65 65  
MIN/MAX RH 70 100 68 100 70 100 67 100 59  
RH 71 83 96 94 69 81 97 94 71 83 99 94 69 79 97 91 60 73  
WIND DIR W W W W SW S N E S S S SW SW W W NW NW NW  
WIND SPD 4 3 2 2 2 1 1 2 2 2 1 2 5 4 3 4 4 4  
AVG CLOUDS B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 SC  
POP 12HR 70 70 60 60 50 50 50 50 40  
RAIN SHWRS L L L L C L L C C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS L L L C L L C C C C C C  
 

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