549  
FNUS52 KGSP 211128  
FWFGSP  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MUCH OF WRN NC...NW SC AND NE GA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
   
..VERY MOIST CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE THROUGH LATE WEEK
 
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
CHILLY HIGH PRESSURE ATOP THE REGION WILL WEAKEN TODAY AS A SERIES  
OF LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS MOVES UP FROM THE GULF. THE MOIST PATTERN  
WILL CONTINUE WELL INTO THE WEEKEND UNTIL A COLD FRONT FINALLY MOVES  
THROUGH THE REGION SUNDAY. AFTER A BRIEF BREAK EARLY NEXT WEEK,  
ANOTHER SYSTEM WILL APPROACH BY MID-WEEK.  
 
NCZ033-049-050-501-503-505-212100-  
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  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 80 90  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 56 43 46  
MAX/MIN RH % 81 99 80  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 5 NW 4 E 4  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 5 NE 3 E 4  
PRECIP DURATION 4 4 4  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.25 0.22 0.38  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 52/1100 NONE NONE  
DISPERSION POOR  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1400 1700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 20 S 7  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 28000 11900  
ADI EARLY 26 FAIR 10 POOR 20 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 27 FAIR 5 VERY POOR 14 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 7 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 7 5  
MIN VSBY EARLY 1 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 3 FOG 2 FOG  
 
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 40. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 82 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. WEST  
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
56 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ048-052-053-064-065-507-509-212100-  
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  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 80 80  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 56 45 49  
MAX/MIN RH % 85 100 83  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NW 5 N 4 E 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) NW 4 NE 4 SE 5  
PRECIP DURATION 6 4 4  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.37 0.29 0.39  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 2 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 51/1000 NONE NONE  
DISPERSION FAIR  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1400 1500  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 17 S 10  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 23800 15000  
ADI EARLY 27 FAIR 9 POOR 23 FAIR  
ADI LATE 26 FAIR 5 VERY POOR 18 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 7 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 8 5  
MIN VSBY EARLY 1 FOG 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 3 FOG 1 FOG  
 
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
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 80 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH  
58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ303-212100-  
NORTH CAROLINA PORTION OF THE GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK-  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 80 90  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 54 47 52  
MAX/MIN RH % 83 100 88  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 4 N 4 SE 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 5 SE 4 S 6  
PRECIP DURATION 4 4 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.44 0.33 0.65  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 49/0900 NONE NONE  
DISPERSION FAIR  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1800 1100  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 20 SW 21  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 36000 23100  
ADI EARLY 25 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 34 FAIR  
ADI LATE 28 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 28 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 7 9  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 8 5  
MIN VSBY EARLY 0 FOG 0 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 1 FOG 0 FOG  
 
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
 
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 83 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND  
10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO  
20 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ051-058-059-062-063-212100-  
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  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 80 80  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 57 48 53  
MAX/MIN RH % 85 100 87  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 4 N 3 SE 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 4 SE 4 SE 5  
PRECIP DURATION 6 4 4  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.56 0.34 0.52  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 2 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 51/0800 NONE NONE  
DISPERSION POOR  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2000 1400  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 20 SW 21  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 40000 29400  
ADI EARLY 28 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 30 FAIR  
ADI LATE 33 FAIR 5 VERY POOR 28 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 8 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 8 5  
MIN VSBY EARLY 0 FOG 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 1 FOG 1 FOG  
 
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
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 85 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS  
10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH  
59 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ035-056-068-502-504-506-508-510-212100-  
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  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 70 80  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 57 45 48  
MAX/MIN RH % 85 97 79  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 4 NE 5  
PRECIP DURATION 4 3 4  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.30 0.23 0.28  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 2 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) CONTINUED 1900 47/0600  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 900 1800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 16 E 9  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 14400 16200  
ADI EARLY 17 GEN POOR 5 VERY POOR 26 FAIR  
ADI LATE 15 GEN POOR 10 POOR 18 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 7 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 6 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 1 FOG 2 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 3 FOG 1 FOG  
 
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 UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 81 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. WARMER.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
30 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ036-037-057-212100-  
IREDELL-DAVIE-ROWAN-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF STATESVILLE, MOORESVILLE, FARMINGTON,  
FORK CHURCH, MOCKSVILLE, ADVANCE, AND SALISBURY  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 60 80  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS RAIN RAIN  
MIN/MAX TEMP 56 45 47  
MAX/MIN RH % 88 95 82  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 N 3 NE 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 5 NE 6  
PRECIP DURATION 4 2 4  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.29 0.17 0.26  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 7 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 3 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) CONTINUED 1900 46/1000  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 900 1600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 13 E 13  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 11700 20800  
ADI EARLY 27 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 23 FAIR  
ADI LATE 20 GEN POOR 11 POOR 21 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 7 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 6 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 1 FOG 3 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 3 FOG 2 FOG  
 
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 40. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 81 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. WARMER.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
31 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ069>072-082-212100-  
LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLNTON, CROUSE, GASTONIA, CHARLOTTE,  
HUNTERSVILLE, MATTHEWS, CONCORD, KANNAPOLIS, MONROE, TRINITY,  
INDIAN TRAIL, AND WEDDINGTON  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 80 80  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 57 47 50  
MAX/MIN RH % 86 97 81  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) SW 3 LGT/VAR NE 8  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 3 NE 6 NE 7  
PRECIP DURATION 3 4 4  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.17 0.38 0.26  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 6 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END 5 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 2 1 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) CONTINUED 2100 48/0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1000 1900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 18 E 10  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 18000 19000  
ADI EARLY 23 FAIR 7 POOR 24 FAIR  
ADI LATE 22 FAIR 15 GEN POOR 20 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 7 4  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 6 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 0 FOG 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 2 FOG 1 FOG  
 
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
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 78 PERCENT. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
WARMER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH  
33 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. WEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
50 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ010-017-212100-  
RABUN-HABERSHAM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CLAYTON, PINE MOUNTAIN, MOUNTAIN CITY,  
CORNELIA, BALDWIN, DEMOREST, CLARKESVILLE, AND HOLLYWOOD  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 80 80  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 60 51 54  
MAX/MIN RH % 89 100 81  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) W 3 LGT/VAR E 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) W 3 E 4 E 5  
PRECIP DURATION 6 4 4  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.54 0.38 0.41  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 2 2 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 58/1300 NONE NONE  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1200 1600  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 26 S 8  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 31200 12800  
ADI EARLY 12 POOR 7 POOR 10 POOR  
ADI LATE 37 FAIR 7 POOR 14 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 8 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 8 5  
MIN VSBY EARLY 1 FOG 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 2 FOG 1 FOG  
 
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
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. EAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH  
56 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ018-026-028-029-212100-  
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  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 80 70  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 61 54 57  
MAX/MIN RH % 84 100 77  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 3 NE 4 NE 7  
PRECIP DURATION 4 4 3  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.30 0.53 0.23  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 2 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 59/1500 NONE NONE  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1100 1700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 20 E 6  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 22000 10200  
ADI EARLY 16 GEN POOR 6 VERY POOR 12 POOR  
ADI LATE 22 FAIR 7 POOR 13 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 8 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 7 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 0 FOG 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 3 FOG 0 FOG  
 
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
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 77 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
WARMER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
33 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ001>003-212100-  
OCONEE MOUNTAINS-PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MOUNTAIN REST, WALHALLA, WESTMINSTER,  
PUMPKINTOWN, TIGERVILLE, GOWENSVILLE, CAESARS HEAD, CLEVELAND,  
AND MARIETTA  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 80 80  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 59 51 52  
MAX/MIN RH % 88 99 79  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 4 NE 5  
PRECIP DURATION 6 4 4  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.38 0.37 0.29  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 2 2 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 57/1400 NONE NONE  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1100 1900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 24 E 6  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 26400 11400  
ADI EARLY 12 POOR 6 VERY POOR 15 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 26 FAIR 7 POOR 15 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 7 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 7 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 1 FOG 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 2 FOG 1 FOG  
 
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
 
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 82 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
SHOWERS, WARMER. LOWS AROUND 50.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
55 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
SCZ004>008-010-212100-  
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  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 80 80  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 59 50 53  
MAX/MIN RH % 84 100 77  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR N 3 NE 8  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 3 NE 5 NE 8  
PRECIP DURATION 4 4 4  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.24 0.47 0.25  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 2 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) CONTINUED NONE NONE  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 900 1800  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 22 NE 8  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 19800 14400  
ADI EARLY 13 GEN POOR 6 VERY POOR 13 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 24 FAIR 8 POOR 19 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 7 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 7 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 1 FOG 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 2 FOG 1 FOG  
 
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
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 79 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY.  
WARMER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
31 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ009-011>014-019-212100-  
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  
628 AM EST THU FEB 21 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 80 80  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS TSTMS SHOWERS  
MIN/MAX TEMP 59 50 53  
MAX/MIN RH % 85 100 79  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 7  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) SW 3 NE 5 NE 7  
PRECIP DURATION 2 4 4  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.09 0.67 0.21  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
LAL 1 3 1  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 58/1600 2100 52/1000  
DISPERSION VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 2  
DSI 1 1  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 1100 1700  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 21 NE 6  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 23100 10200  
ADI EARLY 17 GEN POOR 7 POOR 11 POOR  
ADI LATE 23 FAIR 8 POOR 15 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 8 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 8 4  
MIN VSBY EARLY 0 FOG 1 FOG  
MIN VSBY LATE 2 FOG 0 FOG  
 
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
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 79 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
WARMER. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
35 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

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

 
 
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