883  
FNUS72 KGSP 291230  
FWSGSP  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR ALDRIDGE...NC FOREST SERVICE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
830 AM EDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 EDT ON AUGUST 29.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
FAIRLY QUIET WEATHER AGAIN TODAY WITH WARM TO HOT AND SOMEWHAT  
HUMID CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON. LIGHT WINDS WHICH WILL BE  
VARIABLE TO SOUTHERLY OR SOUTHWESTERLY. THERE IS AN  
OUTSIDE CHANCE OF AN AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORM, WITH VERY LOW  
CHANCES OF ANY PRECIPITATION BEFORE NOON.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 93.  
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED  
NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-2800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5600-6400 FT  
AGL.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.03 INCHES.  
 
TIME (EDT) 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........51 43 35 39 42 46 49 51 54  
WEATHER COV..... SCH SCH SCH SCH  
WEATHER TYPE.... RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........ SCH SCH SCH SCH  
TEMP............77 82 86 89 91 92 92 93 92  
DEWPOINT........72 72 73 72 71 70 69 69 69  
RH..............84 74 65 57 51 48 47 46 47  
20 FT WIND DIR..S SW SW SW S S S S S  
20 FT WIND SPD..3 3 3 4 4 4 5 5 5  
20 FT WIND GUST. 6 6  
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.7 2.8 3.9 4.7 5.5 6.4 6.1 5.8 5.6  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.  
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING  
BECOMING LIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS  
EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE  
EVENING.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800-4200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-1500 FT AGL  
EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01 INCHES.  
 
TIME (EDT) 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM  
SKY (%).........52 50 48 40 32 24 22 20 18 16 14 13  
WEATHER COV.....SCH SCH  
WEATHER TYPE....RW RW  
TSTM COV........SCH SCH  
TEMP............91 88 85 82 79 78 77 76 74 74 73 72  
DEWPOINT........69 70 70 71 71 71 71 71 70 71 71 71  
RH..............50 55 62 69 75 81 83 85 87 90 93 95  
20 FT WIND DIR..S S S S S S S SW SW SW SW SW  
20 FT WIND SPD..4 3 2 2 2 3 3 3 3 3 3 3  
20 FT WIND GUST.  
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.2 2.8 1.5 1.1 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3  
 

 
FORECASTER...BILL MARTIN  
REQUESTED BY...ANDY CRANFILL  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1815133.0/GSP  
.DELDT 08/29/18  
 
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