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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for North and Central Georgia
National Weather Service Peachtree City GA
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

.DISCUSSION...

A strong arctic front will move across the region today and
tonight bringing areas of light snow and much colder air.
A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for much of north
and west Georgia for today and tonight for light snow
accumulating up to 1 inch with isolated higher amounts in the
mountains. A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect tonight for much
of north and west Georgia for values ranging from 20 degrees
above to 5 degrees below zero.

Winds will increase out of the northwest at 10 to 20 mph with
gusts of 20 to 30 mph across north Georgia this afternoon and
spread across the rest of the region tonight and Wednesday.

Light snow is also possible for extreme east central Georgia
on Wednesday morning.


GAZ001>004-011-012-019-162130-
Dade-Walker-Catoosa-Whitfield-Chattooga-Gordon-Floyd-
Including the cities of Calhoun and Rome
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           snow         snow         NONE
Chance precip (%)     90           80           0
Temp (24h trend)      39 (-6)      8 (-18)      28
RH % (24h trend)      60 (+26)     85 (-5)      38
20ft winds AM(mph)    NW  3                     N 10 G20
20ft winds PM(mph)    NW  6        NW  9 G16    N 11 G20
Precip amount         0.06         0.03         0.00
Precip duration       4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   3200                      4600
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 13                     N 17
Dispersion Index      19                        61
Max LVORI             6            4            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 15. Highs in the upper 30s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows around 20. Highs in the upper 40s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

GAZ005-007-162130-
Murray-Gilmer-
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           snow/rain    snow         NONE
Chance precip (%)     80           80           0
Temp (24h trend)      40 (-1)      8 (-19)      26
RH % (24h trend)      59 (+21)     94 (+4)      42
20ft winds AM(mph)    S  3                      N 11 G23
20ft winds PM(mph)    W  6         NW  9 G17    N 13 G23
Precip amount         0.05         0.05         0.00
Precip duration       3            5
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   3100                      4600
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  9                     N 20
Dispersion Index      21                        54
Max LVORI             5            6            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 14. Highs in the upper 30s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows around 20. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum
RH 25 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 25 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

GAZ006-008-009-162130-
Fannin-Union-Towns-
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           snow/rain    snow         NONE
Chance precip (%)     70           80           0
Temp (24h trend)      40 (+1)      8 (-17)      23
RH % (24h trend)      57 (+17)     96 (0)       39
20ft winds AM(mph)    SW  3                     NW 11 G22
20ft winds PM(mph)    W  6         NW  8 G15    N 14 G24
Precip amount         0.04         0.05         0.00
Precip duration       2            5
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   3600                      3800
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 13                     N 18
Dispersion Index      28                        47
Max LVORI             5            7            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 13. Highs in the upper 30s.
Minimum RH 25 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows around 19. Highs in the upper 40s. Minimum
RH 22 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 22 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the lower 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

GAZ014>016-162130-
Dawson-Lumpkin-White-
Including the cities of Dahlonega and Cleveland
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           snow/rain    snow         NONE
Chance precip (%)     50           60           0
Temp (24h trend)      45 (+5)      11 (-15)     28
RH % (24h trend)      51 (+14)     94 (-2)      32
20ft winds AM(mph)    Lgt/Var                   NW 11 G23
20ft winds PM(mph)    SW  6        NW  8 G16    NW 14 G25
Precip amount         0.01         0.05         0.00
Precip duration       1            2
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4200                      3400
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 15                     N 21
Dispersion Index      36                        52
Max LVORI             5            6            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 16. Highs around 40. Minimum RH
24 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the upper 40s.
Minimum RH 23 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 50s.
Minimum RH 23 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

GAZ013-020-021-030>033-162130-
Pickens-Bartow-Cherokee-Polk-Paulding-Cobb-North Fulton-
Including the cities of Cartersville, Marietta, and Atlanta
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        Clear
Precip type           snow/rain    snow         NONE
Chance precip (%)     70           70           0
Temp (24h trend)      45 (0)       11 (-16)     29
RH % (24h trend)      48 (+14)     89 (+4)      34
20ft winds AM(mph)    Lgt/Var                   NW 12 G23
20ft winds PM(mph)    W  6         NW  9 G18    NW 13 G24
Precip amount         0.02         0.04         0.00
Precip duration       2            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4500                      4300
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      N 22
Dispersion Index      32                        59
Max LVORI             5            5            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 16. Highs in the upper 30s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the upper 40s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

GAZ022>025-027-034>038-047-162130-
Forsyth-Hall-Banks-Jackson-Madison-Gwinnett-Barrow-Clarke-Oconee-
Oglethorpe-Walton-
Including the cities of Gainesville, Lawrenceville, and Athens
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           NONE         snow/rain    NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            40           0
Temp (24h trend)      51 (+7)      17 (-9)      34
RH % (24h trend)      40 (+8)      80 (-10)     29
20ft winds AM(mph)    Lgt/Var                   NW 11 G22
20ft winds PM(mph)    SW  5        W  7 G16     NW 13 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.03         0.00
Precip duration                    2
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   5100                      5900
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 16                     NW 22
Dispersion Index      48                        63
Max LVORI             5            4            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 19. Highs in the lower 40s.
Minimum RH 24 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 24 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Minimum RH 25 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 30s. Highs around 60. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

GAZ041>043-052-053-066-067-078-079-089-162130-
Haralson-Carroll-Douglas-Heard-Coweta-Troup-Meriwether-Harris-
Talbot-Muscogee-
Including the cities of Carrollton, Douglasville, Newnan,
and Columbus
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           rain         snow         NONE
Chance precip (%)     30           60           0
Temp (24h trend)      53 (+4)      14 (-14)     32
RH % (24h trend)      39 (+6)      84 (-12)     28
20ft winds AM(mph)    S  3                      NW 11 G21
20ft winds PM(mph)    W  6         NW  9 G17    NW 13 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.07         0.00
Precip duration       1            6
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4700                      4000
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      N 22
Dispersion Index      41                        60
Max LVORI             6            4            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 18. Highs in the lower 40s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs around 50. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
upper 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

GAZ044>046-048-054>058-068>071-162130-
South Fulton-DeKalb-Rockdale-Newton-Fayette-Clayton-Spalding-
Henry-Butts-Pike-Upson-Lamar-Monroe-
Including the cities of East Point, Decatur, Conyers, Covington,
Peachtree City, and Griffin
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        Cloudy       MClear
Precip type           NONE         snow/rain    NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            50           0
Temp (24h trend)      52 (+5)      16 (-12)     32
RH % (24h trend)      39 (+6)      82 (-12)     28
20ft winds AM(mph)    Lgt/Var                   NW 13 G24
20ft winds PM(mph)    SW  6        NW  8 G18    NW 14 G25
Precip amount         0.00         0.04         0.00
Precip duration                    2
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   5100                      3900
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 16                     NW 25
Dispersion Index      50                        62
Max LVORI             5            4            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 19. Highs in the lower 40s.
Minimum RH 24 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs around 50. Minimum RH
24 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 50s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

GAZ049-050-059-060-072-073-162130-
Morgan-Greene-Jasper-Putnam-Jones-Baldwin-
Including the city of Milledgeville
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        Cloudy       MClear
Precip type           NONE         snow/rain    snow
Chance precip (%)     0            50           30
Temp (24h trend)      53 (+6)      22 (-6)      34
RH % (24h trend)      38 (+6)      80 (-7)      29
20ft winds AM(mph)    Lgt/Var                   NW 10 G19
20ft winds PM(mph)    SW  4        W  5         NW 12 G22
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.00
Precip duration                    2            1
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   5100                      4600
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 15                     NW 25
Dispersion Index      54                        67
Max LVORI             5            4            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 20. Highs in the mid 40s. Minimum
RH 24 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 24 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Minimum RH 25 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

GAZ039-051-061-062-074>076-085-162130-
Wilkes-Taliaferro-Hancock-Warren-Washington-Glascock-Jefferson-
Johnson-
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           NONE         snow/rain    snow
Chance precip (%)     0            40           40
Temp (24h trend)      54 (+8)      26 (-2)      36
RH % (24h trend)      35 (+4)      82 (-15)     29
20ft winds AM(mph)    Lgt/Var                   W  9 G18
20ft winds PM(mph)    SW  4        SW  3        NW 12 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.01
Precip duration                    1            1
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4600                      5800
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 14                     NW 22
Dispersion Index      43                        65
Max LVORI             5            4            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the mid 40s.
Minimum RH 25 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 25 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 50s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

GAZ080>082-090>095-102>106-162130-
Taylor-Crawford-Bibb-Chattahoochee-Marion-Schley-Macon-Peach-
Houston-Stewart-Webster-Sumter-Dooly-Crisp-
Including the cities of Macon, Warner Robins, Lumpkin, Americus,
and Cordele
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           NONE         snow/rain    snow
Chance precip (%)     0            50           30
Temp (24h trend)      56 (+6)      23 (-7)      35
RH % (24h trend)      36 (+4)      79 (-19)     27
20ft winds AM(mph)    SE  3                     NW 12 G21
20ft winds PM(mph)    SW  5        NW  7 G16    NW 14 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.02         0.00
Precip duration                    2            1
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   5100                      3900
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      NW 25
Dispersion Index      45                        58
Max LVORI             5            4            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the lower 40s.
Minimum RH 24 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 24 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the upper 50s.
Minimum RH 25 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

GAZ083-084-096-097-107>109-162130-
Twiggs-Wilkinson-Bleckley-Laurens-Pulaski-Wilcox-Dodge-
Including the city of Dublin
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           NONE         snow/rain    snow
Chance precip (%)     0            40           40
Temp (24h trend)      57 (+8)      26 (-3)      36
RH % (24h trend)      33 (+1)      82 (-16)     27
20ft winds AM(mph)    Lgt/Var                   NW 11 G19
20ft winds PM(mph)    SW  4        W  3         NW 14 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.01
Precip duration                    1            1
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4700                      3900
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 13                     NW 25
Dispersion Index      41                        60
Max LVORI             5            4            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the mid 40s.
Minimum RH 25 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 25 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs around 60.
Minimum RH 25 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

GAZ086-098-110>113-162130-
Emanuel-Treutlen-Telfair-Wheeler-Montgomery-Toombs-
Including the cities of Swainsboro and Vidalia
449 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           NONE         snow         snow
Chance precip (%)     0            30           30
Temp (24h trend)      57 (+8)      31 (+2)      38
RH % (24h trend)      33 (+2)      83 (-15)     27
20ft winds AM(mph)    Lgt/Var                   NW  9 G18
20ft winds PM(mph)    SW  3        Lgt/Var      NW 12 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                    0            1
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4700                      4200
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 10                     NW 25
Dispersion Index      32                        64
Max LVORI             4            4            4

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid 40s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid 50s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs around 60. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$



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