7-DAY Forestry Weather & Smoke Management Forecast
From Georgia Forestry Commission
Issued at: 632 AM EDT Mon 24 Apr 2017

District 1 (Coosa-Northwest)
  TUE 25 WED 26 THU 27 FRI 28 SAT 29 SUN 30 MON 01
Sky Condition PC CL CL CL PC OV PC PC PC PC PC PC OV OV
Max/Min Temperature 53 79 56 84 59 78 62 83 65 85 64 87 63 76
Min/Max RH 100 41 100 36 96 49 100 48 96 47 96 44 93 45
Chance of Precipitation 30 10 10 10 20 50 50 30 30 20 30 40 40 50
Precipitation Type R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Surface Wind Speed (mph) 3 5 3 8 6 10 6 10 5 11 5 14 16 22
Wind Direction NW NW S S S S S S SE S SE S S SW
Changes in Wind Direction -- N,
W,
SW
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Transport Wind Speed (mph) 5 6 5 10 8 13 8 13 6 14 6 18 20 28
Mixing Height (ft) 250 5556 250 6444 250 3556 250 3733 250 4889 250 4267 356 3911
Turner Stability Class 7 1 7 2 6 4 6 3 6 3 6 3 4 4
Atmospheric Tendency Su Er Su In Su No Su No Su No Su No No No
Smoke Dispersion Index 2 41 2 63 4 34 4 47 3 58 3 69 19 75
Smoke Dispersion Adjective VP GG VP G VP F VP GG VP GG VP G GP G
Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index (LVORI) 10 1 10 1 8 1 9 1 8 1 8 1 5 1
LVORI Adjective H L H L H L H L H L H L M L
CAUTION: Smoke Dispersion Values Above 100 are usually indication of extreme fire behavior. Exercise caution.
REMEMBER: Favorable dispersion conditions should NOT be used alone in deciding to initiate a prescribed burn.
Explanation to the acronym used