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

District 5 (Satilla)-Coast
CAUTION ITEMS
Occasional Gusts in 5TH period
  Today Tonight Sunday Sunday Night Monday
Sky Condition Becoming Mostly Cloudy Mostly Cloudy Partly Sunny Mostly Clear Variable Cloudiness
Temperature 93 To 97 74 To 78 79 To 83 69 To 73 84 To 88
Relative Humidity 45 To 50 87 To 92 65 To 70 95 To 100 53 To 58
Heat Index 98 To 110 (Extreme Caution) ---- ---- ---- 86 To 94 (Extreme Caution)
Probability of Precipitation 50 70 50 20 20
Shower Coverage Scattered Numerous Scattered Isolated Isolated
Precipitation Type Mainly Evening ThunderShowers Showers & ThunderShowers Mainly Evening ThunderShowers Mainly Evening ThunderShowers Mainly Evening ThunderShowers
Precipitation Amount 1/4 Inch Or Less 1 To 2 Inches 1/4 To 1/2 Inch 1/4 Inch Or Less 1/4 Inch Or Less
Precipitation Duration 1 To 3 Hours 3 To 5 Hours 1 To 3 Hours Around 1 Hour Around 1 Hour
Surface Wind (Open) Southwest 8- 12mph Northwest 6- 10mph East 8- 12mph Northeast 8- 12mph Northeast 14- 18mph
Occasional Gusts
Canopy Wind Southwest 6- 10mph Northwest 5- 8mph East 6- 10mph Northeast 5- 8mph Northeast 8- 12mph
Smoke Dispersion Index 38(Fair) 10(Poor) 37(Fair) 10(Poor) 59(Generally Good)
Fog Potential None None None Slight None
Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index 1(Low) 5(Medium) 2(Low) 8(High) 1(Low)
Mixing Height 1489m
4884ft
202m
663ft
745m
2444ft
10m
33ft
1151m
3775ft
Transport Wind Speed 6m/s
13mph
5m/s
11mph
6m/s
13mph
7m/s
16mph
10m/s
22mph
Turner & Atmosphere Tendency 4(Normal) 4(Normal) 3(Normal) 5(Normal) 4(Normal)
Plume Trajectory Northeast Southeast West Southwest Southwest
Drying Potential High Low Moderate Low High
Available Sunshine Around 6 Hours None Around 10 Hours None Around 6 Hours


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