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Slow Moving Cold Front Moves into the Central U.S.

A slow moving cold front continues to move eastward across the U.S. this weekend. Behind the cold front is unseasonably cold weather and high elevation snows; ahead of the front, temperatures are more typical of mid-summer. The front separating these extremes will help focus heavy rain, with the potential for flash flooding extending from eastern New Mexico and western Texas to the Upper Midwest. Read More >


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The NWS office in Greenville-Spartanburg provides spot forecasts for any wildfire within our county warning area. For prescribed burns, requests will only be honored from governmental agencies.

Our office also provides a Fire Weather Forecast for our county warning area. Details about our fire weather program can be found in the 2016 SC Fire Weather Operations Plan, 2017 NC Fire Weather Operations Plan, or the 2015 GA Fire Weather Operations Plan.

Question or Comments? Contact John Tomko, Fire Weather Focal Point,