Forestry Weather & Smoke Management Forecast
From Georgia Forestry Commission
Issued at: 130 PM EDT Wed 15 Aug 2018

District 1 (Coosa-Northwest)
  Tonight Tomorrow Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Sky Condition Mostly Clear Becoming Mostly Cloudy Mostly Cloudy Becoming Mostly Cloudy Variable Cloudiness
Temperature 68 To 72 88 To 92 71 To 75 85 To 89 71 To 75
Relative Humidity 93 To 98 44 To 49 93 To 98 57 To 62 90 To 95
Heat Index ---- 89 To 98 (Extreme Caution) ---- 88 To 98 (Extreme Caution) ----
Probability of Precipitation None 20 50 70 70
Shower Coverage None Isolated Scattered Numerous Numerous
Precipitation Type None Mainly Evening ThunderShowers Mainly Evening ThunderShowers Showers & ThunderShowers Showers & ThunderShowers
Precipitation Amount None 1/4 Inch Or Less 1/4 To 1/2 Inch 1/2 To 1 Inch 1/4 To 1/2 Inch
Precipitation Duration None Around 1 Hour 1 To 3 Hours 3 To 5 Hours 3 To 5 Hours
Surface Wind (Open) Light Variable 1- 3mph South 5- 8mph Light Variable 1- 3mph Southwest 5- 8mph Light Variable 1- 3mph
Canopy Wind Light Variable Variable 3- 6mph Light Variable Variable 3- 6mph Light Variable
Smoke Dispersion Index 3(Very Poor) 28(Fair) 3(Very Poor) 37(Fair) 3(Very Poor)
Fog Potential High None High None Moderate
Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index 8(High) 2(Low) 8(High) 1(Low) 6(Medium)
Mixing Height 68m
223ft
1489m
4884ft
68m
223ft
1015m
3329ft
135m
443ft
Transport Wind Speed 3m/s
7mph
3m/s
7mph
3m/s
7mph
5m/s
11mph
3m/s
7mph
Turner & Atmosphere Tendency 7(Subdued) 3(Normal) 6(Subdued) 3(Normal) 6(Subdued)
Plume Trajectory Little Movement Little Movement Little Movement Northeast Little Movement
Drying Potential Low High Low Moderate Low
Available Sunshine None Around 5 Hours None Around 5 Hours None


Current KBDI and Fuel Moisture values - GFC NFDRS 1300 values
Current Weather Data - MesoWest