Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA FOR SOUTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
453 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...TODAY AND THURSDAY WILL BE WARM AND DRY AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA. AFTERNOON RH LEVELS WILL DROP INTO
THE 25 TO 30 PERCENT RANGE BY THIS AFTERNOON AND THE 30 TO 35
PERCENT RANGE THURSDAY AFTERNOON. TRANSPORT WINDS WILL BE OUT OF
THE NORTH/NORTHWEST ON WEDNESDAY AT 10 TO 15 MPH. DISPERSION WILL
BE POOR TONIGHT. AREAS OF FOG THIS MORNING WILL DISSIPATE BETWEEN
7 AM AND 9 AM. NO FOG IS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT/THURSDAY MORNING.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-232115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
453 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          79           51           78
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    30           80           36
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4800                      5500
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 12                     S 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    57600                     66000
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR      32 FAIR
ADI LATE              47 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-232115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
453 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          81           51           78
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  7         LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    27           86           36
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5200                      5600
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 12                      S 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    62400                     67200
ADI EARLY             49 GEN GOOD  31 FAIR      31 FAIR
ADI LATE              52 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND
80. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-232115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
453 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           48           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  8         LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    22           78           36
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4600                      5400
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 13                     S 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    59800                     64800
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  33 FAIR      27 FAIR
ADI LATE              49 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-232115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
453 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           45           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  8 G16     N  5 G15     LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N 10 G18     LGT/VAR      S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    22           78           33
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            6            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4600                      5500
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16                     S 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    73600                     66000
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  39 FAIR      27 FAIR
ADI LATE              46 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM
RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-232115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
453 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          78           49           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  6 G17     N  5         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  9 G17     LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    23           82           37
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5000                      5700
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 15                     S 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    75000                     68400
ADI EARLY             47 GEN GOOD  37 FAIR      28 FAIR
ADI LATE              51 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND
80. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$

ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.

1-6..... VERY POOR
7-12.... POOR
13-20... GENERALLY POOR
21-40... FAIR
41-60... GENERALLY GOOD
61-100.. GOOD
>100.... VERY GOOD

LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

LVORI RANGES FROM 1 TO 10 WHERE 1 REPRESENTS THE LOWEST RISK
AND 10 REPRESENTS THE HIGHEST RISK

$$





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