000  
FNUS52 KGSP 221035  
FWFGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MUCH OF WRN NC...NW SC AND NE GA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
   
..INCREASED FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
BROAD CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WILL CENTER OVER THE LOWER MS VALLEY  
AND DEEP SOUTH TODAY AND SHIFT OVER THE CAROLINAS AND EVENTUALLY  
OFFSHORE ON FRIDAY. MUCH BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES DEVELOP ACROSS  
THE REGION TODAY AND TONIGHT, WHILE REMAINING OVER THE AREA THROUGH  
FRIDAY. A MORE SIGNIFICANT LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL CROSS OUR REGION  
SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS FOR THE EARLY  
PART OF NEXT WEEK WITH WARMER TEMPERATURES EXPECTED THROUGH THE  
MIDDLE PART OF THE WEEK.  
 
NCZ033-049-050-501-503-505-222100-  
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-  
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF INGALLS, BANNER ELK, NEWLAND, SWISS,  
BURNSVILLE, CELO, MICAVILLE, RAMSEYTOWN, BUSICK, SPRUCE PINE,  
POPLAR, PATTERSON, JONAS RIDGE, ASHFORD, SUGAR HILL, WOODLAWN,  
AND OLD FORT  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 51 29 60  
MAX/MIN RH % 23 91 30  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 8 G23 NW 10 G29 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 16 G32 LGT/VAR SW 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 27/0600 0000 40/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7800 6900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 26 W 13  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 202800 89700  
ADI EARLY 63 GOOD 70 GOOD 23 FAIR  
ADI LATE 91 GOOD 3 VERY POOR 52 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 3 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 4 6 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ048-052-053-064-065-507-509-222100-  
MADISON-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-  
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-POLK MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FAUST, MARS HILL, MARSHALL, WALNUT,  
ALLENSTAND, HOT SPRINGS, LUCK, WAYNESVILLE, WATERVILLE, CANTON,  
CRUSO, COVE CREEK, ASHEVILLE, BLACK MOUNTAIN, CANDLER, BREVARD,  
CEDAR MOUNTAIN, LITTLE RIVER, HENDERSONVILLE, FLETCHER, DANA,  
EAST FLAT ROCK, TUXEDO, ETOWAH, CHIMNEY ROCK STATE PARK,  
AND SALUDA  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 53 31 60  
MAX/MIN RH % 23 86 32  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 8 G23 NW 10 G29 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 15 G30 LGT/VAR SW 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 27/0600 0000 41/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7500 6500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 22 SW 10  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 165000 65000  
ADI EARLY 55 GEN GOOD 62 GOOD 17 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 76 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 40 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 3 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 5 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 4 6 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ303-222100-  
NORTH CAROLINA PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 48 30 56  
MAX/MIN RH % 29 86 37  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 5 G17 NW 7 G23 SW 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 13 G26 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 26/0600 0100 39/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6400 5400  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 23 SW 12  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 147200 64800  
ADI EARLY 62 GOOD 57 GEN GOOD 18 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 72 GOOD 1 VERY POOR 30 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 5 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 4 6 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 72 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS  
IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR, WARMER. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS  
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ051-058-059-062-063-222100-  
SWAIN-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ALARKA, ALMOND, BRYSON CITY, LUADA,  
WESSER, ROBBINSVILLE, STECOAH, CULLOWHEE, TUCKASEGEE, SYLVA,  
FRANKLIN, RAINBOW SPRINGS, KYLE, HIGHLANDS, WOLF MOUNTAIN,  
AND CASHIERS  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 52 30 59  
MAX/MIN RH % 25 93 33  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 4 NW 7 G23 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 12 G25 LGT/VAR SW 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 27/0600 0200 40/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 2  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6900 6600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 22 SW 12  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 151800 79200  
ADI EARLY 61 GOOD 58 GEN GOOD 21 FAIR  
ADI LATE 71 GOOD 1 VERY POOR 38 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 3 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 6 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 4 6 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS  
IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ035-056-068-502-504-506-508-510-222100-  
ALEXANDER-CATAWBA-CLEVELAND-GREATER CALDWELL-GREATER BURKE-  
EASTERN MCDOWELL-GREATER RUTHERFORD-EASTERN POLK-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BETHLEHEM, ELLENDALE, MILLERSVILLE,  
TAYLORSVILLE, HIDDENITE, STONY POINT, HICKORY, NEWTON,  
ST. STEPHENS, SHELBY, KINGS MOUNTAIN, KINGS CREEK, LENOIR,  
SAWMILLS, GRANITE FALLS, MORGANTON, PLEASANT GROVE, VALDESE,  
MARION, NEBO, DYSARTSVILLE, FERO, GLENWOOD, FOREST CITY,  
RUTHERFORDTON, SPINDALE, TRYON, COLUMBUS, AND MILL SPRING  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 60 33 65  
MAX/MIN RH % 19 90 27  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 3 NW 5 G22 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 10 G24 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 33/0800 0100 44/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 5  
DSI 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 8200 6800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 21 SW 12  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 172200 81600  
ADI EARLY 55 GEN GOOD 63 GOOD 12 POOR  
ADI LATE 79 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 52 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 2 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 5 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 3 6 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS: FAVORABLE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. WARMER.  
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. WEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ036-037-057-222100-  
IREDELL-DAVIE-ROWAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STATESVILLE, MOORESVILLE, FARMINGTON,  
FORK CHURCH, MOCKSVILLE, ADVANCE, AND SALISBURY  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 60 32 66  
MAX/MIN RH % 21 92 28  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 3 W 4 G16 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 10 G21 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 41/0900 2300 44/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 6 5 4  
DSI 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 8400 6500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 21 SW 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 176400 91000  
ADI EARLY 66 GOOD 75 GOOD 11 POOR  
ADI LATE 77 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 62 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 2 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 5 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 3 7 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS: FAVORABLE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
WARMER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ069>072-082-222100-  
LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION NC-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLNTON, CROUSE, GASTONIA, CHARLOTTE,  
HUNTERSVILLE, MATTHEWS, CONCORD, KANNAPOLIS, MONROE, TRINITY,  
INDIAN TRAIL, AND WEDDINGTON  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 62 34 67  
MAX/MIN RH % 20 90 27  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 3 W 3 G16 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 9 G21 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 42/0900 0000 46/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 4  
DSI 3 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 8200 6200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 18 SW 13  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 147600 80600  
ADI EARLY 56 GEN GOOD 65 GOOD 11 POOR  
ADI LATE 67 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 54 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 2 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 5 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 3 7 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS: FAVORABLE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ010-017-222100-  
RABUN-HABERSHAM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLAYTON, PINE MOUNTAIN, MOUNTAIN CITY,  
CORNELIA, BALDWIN, DEMOREST, CLARKESVILLE, AND HOLLYWOOD  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 58 35 64  
MAX/MIN RH % 20 84 31  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 4 NW 6 G20 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 10 G23 NW 3 S 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 31/0800 0100 44/0900  
DISPERSION POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3  
DSI 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6700 6400  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 20 SW 10  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 134000 64000  
ADI EARLY 46 GEN GOOD 64 GOOD 13 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 69 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 33 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 4 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 4 6 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 76 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
WARMER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH  
37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ018-026-028-029-222100-  
STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BOYDVILLE, TOCCOA, ROYSTON, GUMLOG,  
LAVONIA, FRANKLIN SPRINGS, CANON, HARTWELL, NUBERG, REED CREEK,  
ELBERTON, FORTSONIA, MIDDLETON, AND RUCKERSVILLE  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 64 38 69  
MAX/MIN RH % 18 85 27  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR W 4 G16 NE 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 8 G19 LGT/VAR S 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 36/0800 0100 48/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 4  
DSI 4 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6900 6200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 16 SW 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 110400 43400  
ADI EARLY 35 FAIR 55 GEN GOOD 18 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 62 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 25 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 2 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 4 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 3 6 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
75 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ001>003-222100-  
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNTAIN REST, WALHALLA, WESTMINSTER,  
PUMPKINTOWN, TIGERVILLE, GOWENSVILLE, CLEVELAND,  
AND SLATER-MARIETTA  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 61 36 65  
MAX/MIN RH % 19 84 30  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 3 NW 6 G18 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 8 G19 NW 3 S 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 32/0800 0100 46/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3  
DSI 3 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7700 6800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 16 SW 12  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 123200 81600  
ADI EARLY 39 FAIR 60 GEN GOOD 13 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 62 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 53 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 4 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 3 6 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
WARMER. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ004>008-010-222100-  
GREATER OCONEE-GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-  
CHEROKEE-ANDERSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SENECA, OAKWAY, EASLEY, DACUSVILLE,  
CLEMSON, GREENVILLE, TAYLORS, GREER, MAULDIN, FORK SHOALS,  
SIMPSONVILLE, BEREA, SPARTANBURG, GAFFNEY, AND ANDERSON  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 63 37 68  
MAX/MIN RH % 19 83 27  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 4 G17 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 8 G22 LGT/VAR S 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 42/0900 0100 47/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 5  
DSI 4 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7800 6000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 15 SW 10  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 117000 60000  
ADI EARLY 37 FAIR 48 GEN GOOD 14 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 61 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 48 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 2 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 4 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 3 7 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ009-011>014-019-222100-  
YORK-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-UNION SC-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CATAWBA, ROCK HILL, ABBEVILLE,  
CALHOUN FALLS, LAURENS, CLINTON, UNION, MONARCH MILLS,  
BLACKSTOCK, CHESTER, CORNWELL, GREAT FALLS, WARE SHOALS,  
AND NINETY SIX  
634 AM EDT THU APR 22 2021  
 
...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM NOON EDT TODAY THROUGH  
THIS EVENING...  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR CLEAR PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 63 36 69  
MAX/MIN RH % 19 86 26  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR W 3 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 7 G17 LGT/VAR S 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 42/0900 2000 47/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 5  
DSI 4 3  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7600 6100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 15 SW 9  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 114000 54900  
ADI EARLY 42 GEN GOOD 47 GEN GOOD 17 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 68 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 44 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 2 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 1 4 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 9 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9 9  
TURNER STABILITY 3 7 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
RAIN AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.  
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 75 PERCENT.  
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

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

 
 
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