668  
FNUS52 KGSP 231959  
FWFGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MUCH OF WRN NC...NW SC AND NE GA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
   
..DRY TODAY THEN MOISTURE RETURNS MONDAY
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A VIGOROUS LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM THE PLAINS ON MONDAY  
TO THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY TUESDAY SPREADING MOISTURE BACK ACROSS THE  
SOUTHEAST. CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN UNSETTLED THROUGH THE MIDDLE OF  
THE WEEK. EXPECT BREEZY CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY WITH  
BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.  
 
NCZ033-049-050-501-503-505-240900-  
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  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 90 100 40  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN RAIN  
MIN/MAX TEMP 35 43 41 59  
MAX/MIN RH % 85 70 99 66  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 3 SE 5 G15 S 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR S 5 SE 4 G15 SW 5 G15  
PRECIP DURATION 0 6 8 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.24 0.54 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0000 48/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR FAIR  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2100 3400  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 15 SW 13  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 31500 44200  
ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 27 FAIR 7 POOR 23 FAIR  
ADI LATE 1 VERY POOR 26 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 31 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 7 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 5 8 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 4 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 2 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 6 4 5 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
56 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ048-052-053-064-065-507-509-240900-  
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, BREVARD, CEDAR MOUNTAIN,  
LITTLE RIVER, HENDERSONVILLE, FLETCHER, DANA, EAST FLAT ROCK,  
TUXEDO, ETOWAH, CHIMNEY ROCK STATE PARK, AND SALUDA  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 100 100 40  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN RAIN  
MIN/MAX TEMP 36 45 43 59  
MAX/MIN RH % 83 68 99 59  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 SW 4 S 7 G18 S 5 G17  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 3 S 6 G15 S 5 G17 SW 6 G17  
PRECIP DURATION 0 8 8 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.25 0.45 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 2200 50/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR FAIR  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1700 3600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 17 W 15  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 28900 54000  
ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 26 FAIR 9 POOR 32 FAIR  
ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 28 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 46 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 7 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 8 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 4 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 9 2 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 6 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ303-240900-  
NORTH CAROLINA PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 100 100 40  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN SNOW/RAIN RAIN SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 34 43 43 54  
MAX/MIN RH % 85 69 99 65  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 4 S 6 G15 S 11 G23 SW 7 G21  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 5 S 9 G20 S 8 G22 SW 8 G21  
PRECIP DURATION 2 8 8 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.04 0.44 0.67 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 12 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0000 48/0900  
DISPERSION FAIR GOOD  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1400 3100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 18 W 15  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 25200 46500  
ADI EARLY 5 VERY POOR 21 FAIR 12 POOR 31 FAIR  
ADI LATE 6 VERY POOR 26 FAIR 9 POOR 39 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 6 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 5 7 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 1 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 1 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 5 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH  
65 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
OR SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 30S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ051-058-059-062-063-240900-  
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  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY PCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 100 100 40  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 35 44 44 57  
MAX/MIN RH % 87 69 99 60  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 S 4 S 7 G18 SW 6 G18  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 4 S 6 G16 S 6 G18 SW 7 G19  
PRECIP DURATION 8 8 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.45 0.60 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 12 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 2000 49/0900  
DISPERSION POOR FAIR  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1400 3200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 15 W 16  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 21000 51200  
ADI EARLY 5 VERY POOR 21 FAIR 8 POOR 36 FAIR  
ADI LATE 5 VERY POOR 25 FAIR 7 POOR 46 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 6 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 5 8 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 9 1 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 2 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 5 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM  
RH 59 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN  
OR SNOW SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
30S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS  
AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ035-056-068-502-504-506-508-510-240900-  
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  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 90 100 50  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 39 47 44 62  
MAX/MIN RH % 84 67 98 68  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR S 3 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP DURATION 0 6 8 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.19 0.54 0.04  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 3 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2200 45/1000 0100 51/1000  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 2 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2200 2700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 20 SW 15  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 44000 40500  
ADI EARLY 5 VERY POOR 46 GEN GOOD 4 VERY POOR 23 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 40 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 35 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 8 10  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 9 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 5 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 1 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 6 3 5 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH  
45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. WEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ036-037-057-240900-  
IREDELL-DAVIE-ROWAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STATESVILLE, MOORESVILLE, FARMINGTON,  
FORK CHURCH, MOCKSVILLE, ADVANCE, AND SALISBURY  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 90 90 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE RAIN RAIN SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 38 49 45 62  
MAX/MIN RH % 86 67 99 74  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 LGT/VAR SE 3 S 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR S 4 SE 4 SW 6  
PRECIP DURATION 0 6 6 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.16 0.45 0.06  
PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2000 47/1100 2200 54/1100  
DISPERSION VERY POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 2 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2600 2700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 22 SW 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 57200 45900  
ADI EARLY 6 VERY POOR 32 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 23 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 47 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 37 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 8 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 4 9 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 7 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 1 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 6 4 4 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. WEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ069>072-082-240900-  
LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION NC-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLNTON, CROUSE, GASTONIA, CHARLOTTE,  
HUNTERSVILLE, MATTHEWS, CONCORD, KANNAPOLIS, MONROE, TRINITY,  
INDIAN TRAIL, AND WEDDINGTON  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 90 90 60  
PRECIP TYPE NONE RAIN RAIN SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 41 50 47 65  
MAX/MIN RH % 77 66 98 70  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 LGT/VAR SE 4 S 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR S 3 S 5 SW 7  
PRECIP DURATION 0 6 6 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.18 0.61 0.11  
PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2100 48/1100 2100 56/1000  
DISPERSION VERY POOR FAIR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2400 3300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 18 SW 21  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 43200 69300  
ADI EARLY 5 VERY POOR 33 FAIR 8 POOR 29 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 42 GEN GOOD 11 POOR 50 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 4 6 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 4 7 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 6 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 1 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 6 3 4 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE  
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ010-017-240900-  
RABUN-HABERSHAM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLAYTON, PINE MOUNTAIN, MOUNTAIN CITY,  
CORNELIA, BALDWIN, DEMOREST, CLARKESVILLE, AND HOLLYWOOD  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 100 100 40  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN RAIN  
MIN/MAX TEMP 39 45 44 61  
MAX/MIN RH % 80 67 99 60  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 3 LGT/VAR E 4 SW 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR E 3 E 3 SW 7 G15  
PRECIP DURATION 2 8 8 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.47 0.70 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 10 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 2 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0100 51/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1500 3300  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 10 W 18  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 15000 59400  
ADI EARLY 6 VERY POOR 19 GEN POOR 6 VERY POOR 44 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 18 GEN POOR 4 VERY POOR 59 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 7 10  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 5 10 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 3 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 2 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 6 3 5 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM  
RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ018-026-028-029-240900-  
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  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 100 100 50  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 43 50 48 66  
MAX/MIN RH % 78 69 99 60  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR E 4 S 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR E 4 E 4 SW 7 G15  
PRECIP DURATION 0 8 8 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.37 0.97 0.07  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2200 46/1000 0000 56/1000  
DISPERSION VERY POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 4 2 4  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1600 3700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 9 W 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 14400 62900  
ADI EARLY 4 VERY POOR 12 POOR 6 VERY POOR 41 GEN GOOD  
ADI LATE 1 VERY POOR 18 GEN POOR 5 VERY POOR 67 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 4 7 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 5 9 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 3 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 2 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 6 3 4 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH  
43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ001>003-240900-  
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNTAIN REST, WALHALLA, WESTMINSTER,  
PUMPKINTOWN, TIGERVILLE, GOWENSVILLE, CLEVELAND,  
AND SLATER-MARIETTA  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 100 100 40  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN RAIN  
MIN/MAX TEMP 41 47 45 63  
MAX/MIN RH % 78 66 98 59  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 LGT/VAR NE 3 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 7  
PRECIP DURATION 0 8 8 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.33 0.75 0.00  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 2 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) NONE NONE 0300 51/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 4  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1700 3600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 14 W 17  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 23800 61200  
ADI EARLY 6 VERY POOR 26 FAIR 5 VERY POOR 36 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 23 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 59 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 4 8 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 5 9 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 4 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 2 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 6 3 5 3  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. WEST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ004>008-010-240900-  
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  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 100 100 50  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 42 49 47 65  
MAX/MIN RH % 76 67 98 63  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 LGT/VAR E 4 S 3  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR E 4 SW 7 G16  
PRECIP DURATION 0 8 8 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.26 0.77 0.07  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 5 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2200 46/1000 0100 54/1000  
DISPERSION VERY POOR POOR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 2 3  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1700 3500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 13 SW 21  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 22100 73500  
ADI EARLY 5 VERY POOR 27 FAIR 5 VERY POOR 30 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 26 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 68 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 4 7 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 9 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 4 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 1 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 6 3 4 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM  
RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ009-011>014-019-240900-  
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  
259 PM EST SUN FEB 23 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 100 90 60  
PRECIP TYPE RAIN RAIN RAIN SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 42 51 49 67  
MAX/MIN RH % 79 68 99 66  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 LGT/VAR E 4 S 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 3 S 6 SW 7 G15  
PRECIP DURATION 0 8 6 2  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.23 0.95 0.13  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1 2  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2100 48/1100 2000 56/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR FAIR  
HAINES INDEX 5 5 3 3  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1600 3500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 14 SW 20  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 22400 70000  
ADI EARLY 4 VERY POOR 21 FAIR 10 POOR 36 FAIR  
ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 26 FAIR 12 POOR 57 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 4 8 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 5 7 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 10 4 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 10 1 FOG 2 FOG  
TURNER STABILITY 6 3 4 4  
 
REMARKS: ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.  
LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM  
RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE  
MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.  
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

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

 
 
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