Forestry Weather & Smoke Management Forecast
From Georgia Forestry Commission
Issued at: 130 PM EDT Thu 20 Sep 2018

Area 8 Coast
CAUTION ITEMS
Wind shift occurs in 4TH period
  Tonight Tomorrow Friday Night Saturday Saturday Night
Sky Condition Mostly Clear Variable Cloudiness Mostly Clear Sunny Variable Cloudiness
Temperature 70 To 74 86 To 90 67 To 71 86 To 90 68 To 72
Relative Humidity 95 To 100 53 To 58 95 To 100 48 To 53 95 To 100
Heat Index ---- 89 To 99 (Extreme Caution) ---- 87 To 96 (Extreme Caution) ----
Probability of Precipitation None 20 10 10 10
Shower Coverage None Isolated Few Few Few
Precipitation Type None Showers Showers & ThunderShowers Showers Showers & ThunderShowers
Precipitation Amount None Trace 1/4 Inch Or Less Trace 1/4 Inch Or Less
Precipitation Duration None Around 1 Hour Around 1 Hour Around 1 Hour Around 1 Hour
Surface Wind (Open) East 6- 10mph East 10- 14mph East 6- 10mph East 8- 12mph Light Variable 1- 3mph
Wind Direction Shift Within Period None None None Clockwise from Northeast to Southeast None
Canopy Wind East 5- 8mph East 6- 10mph East 5- 8mph East 6- 10mph Light Variable
Smoke Dispersion Index 7(Poor) 41(Generally Good) 7(Poor) 53(Generally Good) 3(Very Poor)
Fog Potential Slight None Slight None High
Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index 8(High) 1(Low) 8(High) 1(Low) 9(High)
Mixing Height 10m
33ft
1151m
3775ft
10m
33ft
1355m
4444ft
10m
33ft
Transport Wind Speed 5m/s
11mph
7m/s
16mph
5m/s
11mph
6m/s
13mph
3m/s
7mph
Turner & Atmosphere Tendency 5(Normal) 4(Normal) 5(Normal) 3(Normal) 6(Subdued)
Plume Trajectory West West West West Little Movement
Drying Potential Low High Low High Low
Available Sunshine None Around 5 Hours None Around 12 Hours None


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