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

District 3 (Oconee)
  Tonight Tomorrow Thursday Night Friday Friday Night
Sky Condition Mostly Clear Becoming Mostly Cloudy Mostly Cloudy Sunny Variable Cloudiness
Temperature 69 To 73 90 To 94 71 To 75 88 To 92 71 To 75
Relative Humidity 95 To 100 45 To 50 95 To 100 51 To 56 95 To 100
Heat Index ---- 92 To 103 (Extreme Caution) ---- 91 To 102 (Extreme Caution) ----
Probability of Precipitation None 20 30 40 50
Shower Coverage None Isolated Isolated Widly Scattered Scattered
Precipitation Type None Mainly Evening ThunderShowers Mainly Evening ThunderShowers Mainly Evening ThunderShowers Mainly Evening ThunderShowers
Precipitation Amount None 1/4 Inch Or Less 1/4 Inch Or Less 1/4 Inch Or Less 1/4 Inch Or Less
Precipitation Duration None Around 1 Hour 1 To 2 Hours 1 To 3 Hours 1 To 3 Hours
Surface Wind (Open) Light Variable 1- 3mph South 5- 8mph South 5- 8mph Southwest 6- 10mph Variable 3- 6mph
Canopy Wind Light Variable Variable 3- 6mph Variable 3- 6mph Southwest 5- 8mph Variable 3- 6mph
Smoke Dispersion Index 3(Very Poor) 46(Generally Good) 6(Very Poor) 51(Generally Good) 6(Very Poor)
Fog Potential High None Moderate None Moderate
Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index 9(High) 1(Low) 9(High) 1(Low) 9(High)
Mixing Height 10m
33ft
1489m
4884ft
10m
33ft
1219m
3998ft
10m
33ft
Transport Wind Speed 3m/s
7mph
5m/s
11mph
4m/s
9mph
5m/s
11mph
4m/s
9mph
Turner & Atmosphere Tendency 7(Subdued) 3(Normal) 5(Normal) 2(Intense) 5(Normal)
Plume Trajectory Little Movement North Drift to North Northeast Drift to Northeast
Drying Potential Low High Low High Low
Available Sunshine None Around 5 Hours None Around 13 Hours None


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