Forestry Weather & Smoke Management Forecast
From Georgia Forestry Commission
Issued at: 630 AM EDT Sat 29 Jul 2017

District 3 (Oconee)
CAUTION ITEMS
Wind shift occurs in 2ND period
  Today Tonight Sunday Sunday Night Monday
Sky Condition Becoming Partly Sunny Becoming Mostly Cloudy Clear Mostly Clear Variable Cloudiness
Temperature 89 To 93 66 To 70 86 To 90 61 To 65 86 To 90
Relative Humidity 44 To 49 95 To 100 34 To 39 95 To 100 34 To 39
Heat Index 91 To 100 (Extreme Caution) ---- 84 To 90 ---- 84 To 90
Probability of Precipitation 40 10 None None None
Shower Coverage Widly Scattered Few None None None
Precipitation Type Mainly Evening ThunderShowers Mainly Evening ThunderShowers None None None
Precipitation Amount 1/4 Inch Or Less 1/4 Inch Or Less None None None
Precipitation Duration 1 To 3 Hours Around 1 Hour None None None
Surface Wind (Open) West 6- 10mph Northeast 5- 8mph Northeast 8- 12mph Light Variable 1- 3mph Northeast 6- 10mph
Wind Direction Shift Within Period None Clockwise from Southwest to Northeast None None None
Canopy Wind West 5- 8mph Variable 3- 6mph Northeast 5- 8mph Light Variable Northeast 5- 8mph
Smoke Dispersion Index 59(Generally Good) 6(Very Poor) 85(Good) 3(Very Poor) 52(Generally Good)
Fog Potential None Moderate None High None
Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index 1(Low) 9(High) 1(Low) 9(High) 1(Low)
Mixing Height 1490m
4887ft
10m
33ft
1964m
6442ft
10m
33ft
1964m
6442ft
Transport Wind Speed 5m/s
11mph
4m/s
9mph
6m/s
13mph
3m/s
7mph
5m/s
11mph
Turner & Atmosphere Tendency 2(Intense) 5(Normal) 2(Intense) 7(Subdued) 3(Normal)
Plume Trajectory East Drift to Southwest Southwest Little Movement Southwest
Drying Potential High Low Very High Low High
Available Sunshine Around 8 Hours None Around 14 Hours None Around 6 Hours


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