725  
FNUS52 KGSP 191913  
FWFGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MUCH OF WRN NC...NW SC AND NE GA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
   
..BECOMING COLD AND DRY SATURDAY NIGHT
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A NARROW BAND OF SHOWERS CROSSES OUR REGION AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT ON  
SATURDAY. MUCH COOLER AND DRIER AIR ARRIVES BEHIND THE FRONT  
SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY. THE DRY AND COOL AIR WILL LINGER INTO  
THE EARLY PART OF THE WEEK BEFORE THE WEATHER BECOMES MORE UNSETTLED  
BY LATE WEEK.  
 
NCZ033-049-050-501-503-505-200900-  
AVERY-YANCEY-MITCHELL-CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-  
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF INGALLS, BANNER ELK, NEWLAND, SWISS,  
BURNSVILLE, CELO, MICAVILLE, RAMSEYTOWN, BUSICK,  
MOUNT MITCHELL STATE PARK, SPRUCE PINE, POPLAR, PATTERSON,  
JONAS RIDGE, ASHFORD, SUGAR HILL, WOODLAWN, AND OLD FORT  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 50 10 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 52 59 31 48  
MAX/MIN RH % 96 65 88 36  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 G15 NW 10 G25 NW 17 G37 NW 11 G26  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 7 G25 NW 12 G29 NW 16 G36 NW 8 G18  
PRECIP DURATION 0 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.06 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE NONE NONE  
DISPERSION FAIR EXCELLENT  
HAINES INDEX 5 3 2 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4000 3600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 31 N 21  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 124000 75600  
ADI EARLY 35 FAIR 63 GOOD 82 GOOD 74 GOOD  
ADI LATE 16 GEN POOR 80 GOOD 55 GEN GOOD 72 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 5 4 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 4 3 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 4 FOG 5 FOG  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH  
66 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ048-052-053-064-065-507-509-200900-  
MADISON-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-  
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-POLK MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FAUST, MARS HILL, MARSHALL, WALNUT,  
ALLENSTAND, HOT SPRINGS, LUCK, WAYNESVILLE, WATERVILLE, CANTON,  
CRUSO, COVE CREEK, LAKE JUNALUSKA, ASHEVILLE, BREVARD,  
CEDAR MOUNTAIN, LITTLE RIVER, HENDERSONVILLE, FLETCHER, DANA,  
EAST FLAT ROCK, TUXEDO, ETOWAH, LAKE LURE, AND SALUDA  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 50 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 53 61 32 50  
MAX/MIN RH % 97 66 87 36  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 5 G17 NW 9 G21 NW 15 G32 N 11 G23  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 7 G22 NW 12 G24 N 16 G31 N 8 G17  
PRECIP DURATION 0 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.07 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE NONE NONE  
DISPERSION FAIR EXCELLENT  
HAINES INDEX 5 3 4 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4000 3500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 26 N 20  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 104000 70000  
ADI EARLY 38 FAIR 60 GEN GOOD 70 GOOD 67 GOOD  
ADI LATE 13 GEN POOR 69 GOOD 56 GEN GOOD 65 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 5 4 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 4 3 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 4 FOG 6 FOG  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH  
65 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ303-200900-  
NORTH CAROLINA PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 60 80 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 51 57 29 47  
MAX/MIN RH % 97 69 89 35  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 7 G21 W 9 G23 NW 15 G31 N 9 G21  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 9 G25 NW 10 G23 N 14 G31 N 7 G15  
PRECIP DURATION 2 4 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.09 0.16 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE NONE NONE  
DISPERSION GOOD EXCELLENT  
HAINES INDEX 5 2 2 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3500 3100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 25 N 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 87500 52700  
ADI EARLY 41 GEN GOOD 50 GEN GOOD 58 GEN GOOD 61 GOOD  
ADI LATE 13 GEN POOR 60 GEN GOOD 47 GEN GOOD 58 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 5 4 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 4 4 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 0 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 1 FOG 5 FOG  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. EAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT.  
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ051-058-059-062-063-200900-  
SWAIN-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEWFOUND GAP, ALARKA, ALMOND,  
BRYSON CITY, LUADA, SMOKEMONT, WESSER, ROBBINSVILLE, STECOAH,  
CULLOWHEE, TUCKASEGEE, SYLVA, FRANKLIN, RAINBOW SPRINGS, KYLE,  
NANTAHALA LAKE, HIGHLANDS, WOLF MOUNTAIN, AND CASHIERS  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 60 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 53 59 31 51  
MAX/MIN RH % 97 68 87 33  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 6 G17 NW 7 G21 NW 13 G28 N 7 G20  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 7 G22 NW 9 G22 N 12 G28 N 5  
PRECIP DURATION 2 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.11 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 4 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE NONE NONE  
DISPERSION FAIR EXCELLENT  
HAINES INDEX 5 3 2 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3800 3700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 25 N 16  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 95000 59200  
ADI EARLY 48 GEN GOOD 54 GEN GOOD 61 GOOD 70 GOOD  
ADI LATE 13 GEN POOR 63 GOOD 45 GEN GOOD 66 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 6 4 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 4 3 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 0 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 1 FOG 4 FOG  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
66 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ035-056-068-502-504-506-508-510-200900-  
ALEXANDER-CATAWBA-CLEVELAND-GREATER CALDWELL-GREATER BURKE-  
EASTERN MCDOWELL-GREATER RUTHERFORD-EASTERN POLK-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BETHLEHEM, ELLENDALE, MILLERSVILLE,  
TAYLORSVILLE, HIDDENITE, STONY POINT, HICKORY, NEWTON,  
ST. STEPHENS, SHELBY, KINGS MOUNTAIN, KINGS CREEK, LENOIR,  
SAWMILLS, GRANITE FALLS, MORGANTON, PLEASANT GROVE, VALDESE,  
MARION, NEBO, DYSARTSVILLE, FERO, GLENWOOD, FOREST CITY,  
RUTHERFORDTON, SPINDALE, TRYON, COLUMBUS, LAKE ADGER,  
AND MILL SPRING  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 40 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 55 68 38 58  
MAX/MIN RH % 95 56 80 30  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 SW 4 NW 9 G17 N 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 4 W 8 G17 NW 10 G18 N 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 3 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE NONE NONE  
DISPERSION FAIR EXCELLENT  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 5 4  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4400 4200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 22 NW 10  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 96800 42000  
ADI EARLY 43 GEN GOOD 48 GEN GOOD 69 GOOD 80 GOOD  
ADI LATE 15 GEN POOR 70 GOOD 34 FAIR 70 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 5 3 2  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 3 3 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 3 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 6 FOG 7  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ036-037-057-200900-  
IREDELL-DAVIE-ROWAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STATESVILLE, MOORESVILLE, FARMINGTON,  
FORK CHURCH, MOCKSVILLE, ADVANCE, AND SALISBURY  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 40 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 55 69 39 57  
MAX/MIN RH % 97 59 86 32  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 SW 4 W 8 G15 N 7  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 5 W 8 G16 NW 10 G16 N 7  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 3 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 59/0900 2200 MIXED/0400  
DISPERSION FAIR GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 5 3 5 4  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4500 4200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 22 N 18  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 99000 75600  
ADI EARLY 45 GEN GOOD 51 GEN GOOD 73 GOOD 94 GOOD  
ADI LATE 18 GEN POOR 75 GOOD 31 FAIR 81 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 5 4 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 3 3 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 4 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 8  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
62 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ069>072-082-200900-  
LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLNTON, CROUSE, GASTONIA, CHARLOTTE,  
HUNTERSVILLE, MATTHEWS, CONCORD, KANNAPOLIS, MONROE, TRINITY,  
INDIAN TRAIL, AND WEDDINGTON  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 30 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 57 71 41 59  
MAX/MIN RH % 97 62 83 31  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 SW 5 NW 8 N 7  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 5 W 8 NW 9 N 7  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 5 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2200 59/0700 2000 42/0600  
DISPERSION POOR GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 5 4  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4400 4200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 24 N 16  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 105600 67200  
ADI EARLY 46 GEN GOOD 40 FAIR 81 GOOD 93 GOOD  
ADI LATE 18 GEN POOR 90 GOOD 24 FAIR 73 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 5 3 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 3 3 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 8 9  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ010-017-200900-  
RABUN-HABERSHAM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLAYTON, PINE MOUNTAIN, MOUNTAIN CITY,  
CORNELIA, BALDWIN, DEMOREST, CLARKESVILLE, AND HOLLYWOOD  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 30 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 56 65 36 59  
MAX/MIN RH % 96 64 85 29  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 NW 7 G16 NW 11 G22 N 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 4 NW 9 G20 NW 10 G22 N 3  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 2 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE NONE NONE  
DISPERSION POOR EXCELLENT  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3300 3900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 26 N 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 85800 27300  
ADI EARLY 39 FAIR 62 GOOD 65 GOOD 58 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 14 GEN POOR 64 GOOD 42 GEN GOOD 55 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 5 4 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 3 3 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 2 FOG 6 FOG  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID  
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF  
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH  
66 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ018-026-028-029-200900-  
STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BOYDVILLE, TOCCOA, ROYSTON, WHITWORTH,  
LAVONIA, FRANKLIN SPRINGS, CANON, HARTWELL, NUBERG, REED CREEK,  
ELBERTON, FORTSONIA, MIDDLETON, AND RUCKERSVILLE  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 59 72 43 63  
MAX/MIN RH % 96 58 81 26  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR W 6 W 10 G18 N 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 4 W 10 G18 NW 8 NE 3  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 4 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0000 44/0600  
DISPERSION VERY POOR GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 5 4  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3800 4000  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 25 N 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 95000 28000  
ADI EARLY 27 FAIR 57 GEN GOOD 63 GOOD 54 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 15 GEN POOR 69 GOOD 22 FAIR 51 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 5 3 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 2 3 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 4 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 10  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF  
RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ001>003-200900-  
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNTAIN REST, WALHALLA, WESTMINSTER,  
PUMPKINTOWN, TIGERVILLE, GOWENSVILLE, CAESARS HEAD, CLEVELAND,  
AND MARIETTA  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 57 69 39 59  
MAX/MIN RH % 94 57 80 29  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 W 5 NW 9 G19 N 6 G16  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 4 W 7 G16 NW 9 G19 N 3  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 AM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 2 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE NONE NONE  
DISPERSION FAIR GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 5 4  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4200 4500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 18 N 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 75600 31500  
ADI EARLY 48 GEN GOOD 52 GEN GOOD 65 GOOD 64 GOOD  
ADI LATE 12 POOR 63 GOOD 23 FAIR 62 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 5 3 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 3 3 2  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 6 FOG 9  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
62 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ004>008-010-200900-  
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  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 30 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 59 72 41 61  
MAX/MIN RH % 97 57 81 27  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 SW 6 NW 9 G18 N 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 5 W 9 G19 NW 8 N 4  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 3 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE NONE NONE  
DISPERSION FAIR GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 5 4  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4300 4100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 20 N 8  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 86000 32800  
ADI EARLY 44 GEN GOOD 51 GEN GOOD 57 GEN GOOD 76 GOOD  
ADI LATE 14 GEN POOR 63 GOOD 22 FAIR 65 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 5 3 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 3 3 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 5 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 9  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ009-011>014-019-200900-  
YORK-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-UNION-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CATAWBA, ROCK HILL, ABBEVILLE,  
CALHOUN FALLS, LAURENS, CLINTON, UNION, MONARCH MILLS,  
BLACKSTOCK, CHESTER, CORNWELL, GREAT FALLS, WARE SHOALS,  
AND NINETY SIX  
312 PM EDT FRI OCT 19 2018  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
MIN/MAX TEMP 59 73 42 61  
MAX/MIN RH % 98 60 87 29  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 SW 6 W 8 G16 N 7  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 4 W 8 G17 NW 8 N 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM  
PRECIP END 5 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 2000 43/0600  
DISPERSION POOR GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 5 4  
DSI 2 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4400 3900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 24 N 14  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 105600 54600  
ADI EARLY 40 FAIR 56 GEN GOOD 66 GOOD 72 GOOD  
ADI LATE 15 GEN POOR 71 GOOD 21 FAIR 64 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 5 4 3  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 3 3 1  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 6 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 9  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

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

 
 
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