Forestry Weather & Smoke Management Forecast
From Georgia Forestry Commission
Issued at: 630 AM EDT Mon 23 Apr 2018

District 3 (Oconee)
CAUTION ITEMS
Wind shift occurs in 2ND period
  Today Tonight Tuesday Tuesday Night Wednesday
Sky Condition Mostly Cloudy Mostly Cloudy Mostly Cloudy Partly Cloudy Partly Sunny
Temperature 70 To 74 55 To 59 72 To 76 51 To 55 73 To 77
Relative Humidity 72 To 77 95 To 100 48 To 53 95 To 100 42 To 47
Probability of Precipitation 100 80 50 20 None
Shower Coverage Numerous Numerous Scattered Isolated None
Precipitation Type Showers & ThunderShowers Showers & ThunderShowers Showers Light Rain None
Precipitation Amount 1/2 To 1 Inch 1/4 To 1/2 Inch 1/4 Inch Or Less Trace None
Precipitation Duration Around 6 Hours Around 6 Hours 1 To 3 Hours 1 To 2 Hours None
Surface Wind (Open) Southeast 10- 14mph Southeast 6- 10mph Southwest 5- 8mph West 5- 8mph West 6- 10mph
Wind Direction Shift Within Period None Clockwise from East to Southwest None None None
Canopy Wind Southeast 6- 10mph Southeast 5- 8mph Variable 3- 6mph Variable 3- 6mph West 5- 8mph
Smoke Dispersion Index 19(Generally Poor) 10(Poor) 43(Generally Good) 4(Very Poor) 70(Good)
Fog Potential None Slight None Moderate None
Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index 3(Low) 8(High) 1(Low) 9(High) 1(Low)
Mixing Height 304m
997ft
10m
33ft
1286m
4218ft
10m
33ft
1490m
4887ft
Transport Wind Speed 7m/s
16mph
5m/s
11mph
5m/s
11mph
4m/s
9mph
6m/s
13mph
Turner & Atmosphere Tendency 4(Normal) 4(Normal) 3(Normal) 6(Subdued) 2(Intense)
Plume Trajectory Northwest Northwest Northeast Drift to East East
Drying Potential Moderate Low Moderate Low Moderate
Available Sunshine Around 5 Hours None Around 5 Hours None Around 9 Hours


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