Forestry Weather & Smoke Management Forecast
From Georgia Forestry Commission
Issued at: 1230 PM EST Mon 21 Jan 2019

District 1 (Coosa-Northwest)
CAUTION ITEMS
Armuchee, GA ; Cohutta, GA ; Toccoa, GA ; is forecast to have a Class 4 day today!

Occasional Gusts in 2ND period
Wind shift occurs in 4TH period
  Tonight Tomorrow Tuesday Night Wednesday Wednesday Night
Sky Condition Clear Mostly Sunny Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature 24 To 28 50 To 54 42 To 46 56 To 60 34 To 38
Relative Humidity 68 To 73 27 To 30 89 To 94 61 To 66 95 To 100
Wind Chill Temperature 14 To 21 ---- 34 To 40 ---- 24 To 30
Probability of Precipitation None None 50 100 100
Shower Coverage None None Scattered Numerous Numerous
Precipitation Type None None Light Rain Rain & Few ThunderShowers Moderate Rain
Precipitation Amount None None Trace 1 To 2 Inches 1 To 2 Inches
Precipitation Duration None None 4 To 6 Hours Around 6 Hours Around 8 Hours
Surface Wind (Open) East 5- 8mph Southeast 12- 16mph
Occasional Gusts
Southeast 10- 14mph South 10- 14mph Northwest 10- 14mph
Wind Direction Shift Within Period None None None Clockwise from South to North None
Canopy Wind Variable 3- 6mph Southeast 8- 12mph Southeast 6- 10mph South 6- 10mph Northwest 6- 10mph
Smoke Dispersion Index 7(Poor) 67(Good) 19(Generally Poor) 25(Fair) 19(Generally Poor)
Fog Potential None None None Slight Moderate
Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index 3(Low) 1(Low) 5(Medium) 2(Low) 6(Medium)
Mixing Height 542m
1778ft
2100m
6888ft
102m
335ft
365m
1197ft
10m
33ft
Transport Wind Speed 5m/s
11mph
10m/s
22mph
9m/s
20mph
8m/s
18mph
9m/s
20mph
Turner & Atmosphere Tendency 5(Normal) 4(Normal) 4(Normal) 4(Normal) 4(Normal)
Plume Trajectory West Northwest Northwest North Southeast
Drying Potential Low Moderate Low Low Low
Available Sunshine None Around 8 Hours None Little or None None


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