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Spot Forecast for CATALOOCHEE CAMP SAR...USFS
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
704 PM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 2000 EDT on July 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A strong cold front will cross the region from the west Friday
through Friday night. Cooler and drier air will arrive across the
western Carolinas and northeast Georgia through the weekend and
linger through the early part of next week. More typical summertime
conditions will return about the middle of next week.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). A chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after
                    midnight.
Chance of pcpn......30 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 65.
Max humidity........98 percent.
Surface winds.......Light winds.
Ceiling (FT)........5000, briefly increasing to 20000 late in the
                    evening, then decreasing to 2500 after midnight.
Visibility (SM).....falling to 3 miles in fog overnight.

TIME (EDT)      8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........70  71  73  74  73  73  72  74  75  77
Weather cov.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC SCH CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RNF RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Chc of pcpn (%).30  30  30  30  30  30  20  30  30  30
Temp............78  75  72  71  69  68  67  66  66  65
RH..............70  77  81  84  87  89  92  94  95  97
Aparnt tmp (F)..78  75  72  71  69  68  67  66  66  65
Surface wnd dir.W   W   SW  S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW
Surface wnd spd.2   2   3   3   3   3   3   2   2   2
Surface wnd gst.        5   5   5   5   5
Ceiling (hft)...50  60  60  200 200 200 26  26  25  25
Visibility (sm).8   9   9   9   8   6   6   5   4   3

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Patchy fog early
                    in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms
                    in the morning. Showers, with embedded thunderstorms,
                    becoming more widespread in the afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......80 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 78.
Min humidity........72 percent.
Surface winds.......Becoming southwest at 5 to 10 mph
Ceiling (FT)........2500, increasing to 4000.
Visibility (SM).....3 to 5 early, increasing to 6 to 8 in the afternoon.

TIME (EDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........78  80  82  84  85  87  87  87  87  87  88  89
Weather cov.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC LKY LKY LKY LKY DEF DEF
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC SCH SCH CHC
Chc of pcpn (%).30  30  40  40  50  50  60  60  70  70  80  80
Temp............65  66  67  70  72  74  75  77  77  78  77  76
RH..............98  96  91  87  82  79  76  74  73  72  73  75
Aparnt tmp (F)..65  66  67  70  72  74  75  77  77  77  77  76
Surface wnd dir.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Surface wnd spd.2   3   4   5   6   6   7   7   7   7   8   8
Surface wnd gst.        5   7   8   9   9   10  11  12  12  12
Ceiling (hft)...25  25  35  50  50  50  50  50  60  45  45  40
Visibility (sm).3   4   5   6   7   8   8   8

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Showers likely
                    in the evening, then a chance of showers overnight.
Chance of pcpn......70 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 63.
Max humidity........96 percent.
Surface winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Ceiling (FT)........3000, decreasing to 1000.
Visibility (SM).....7.

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........87  85  88  86  84  83  81  79  77  77  77  77
Weather cov.....LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC SCH SCH SCH SCH
Chc of pcpn (%).70  70  70  60  60  60  60  60  50  50  50  40
Temp............76  74  71  69  68  67  66  65  65  64  64  63
RH..............75  78  85  89  92  94  95  95  95  96  96  96
Aparnt tmp (F)..76  74  71  69  68  67  66  65  65  64  64  63
Surface wnd dir.SW  W   W   W   W   W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
Surface wnd spd.7   7   7   7   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6
Surface wnd gst.8   9   15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
Ceiling (hft)...30  30  24  24  17  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Visibility (sm).7.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent). A chance of
                    showers, mainly in the morning.
Chance of pcpn......40 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 75.
Min humidity........58 percent.
Surface winds.......North winds 7 to 12 mph.
Ceiling (FT)........1000, increasing to 2400 late in the morning,
                    then 4000 to 6000 feet in the afternoon.
Visibility (SM).....7.


TIME (EDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........77  77  77  72  68  63  58  54  49  48  46  45
Weather cov.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).40  40  40  30  30  30  30  20  20  20  20  20
Temp............63  64  65  67  69  71  72  73  74  74  74  73
RH..............95  91  85  80  76  73  68  61  58  58  58  59
Aparnt tmp (F)..63  64  65  67  69  71  72  73  74  74  74  73
Surface wnd dir.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N   N
Surface wnd spd.6   6   6   6   7   8   8   8   8   9   9   10
Surface wnd gst.15  15  15  15  15  15  20  15  20  20  20  20
Ceiling (hft)...10  10  10  24  40  40  45  50  50  60  60  60
Visibility (sm).7.

$$
Forecaster...Harry Gerapetritis
Requested by...BECKY OGLE
Type of request...SAR
.TAG 1713512.0/GSP



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