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
505 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA THROUGH
THE DAY AND STALL ACROSS THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MIDLANDS. SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS AHEAD OF THIS HAVE CONTINUED OVERNIGHT AND EXPECT
ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO DEVELOP WITH THE HEATING OF
THE DAY. MAIN AREA WILL ALONG AND SOUTH OF I-20. SCATTERED STORMS WILL
BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE CSRA AND EASTERN MIDLANDS INTO SATURDAY...CLOSER
TO THE STALLED FRONT. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM TO THE MID AND UPPER 90S
FOR THE WEEKEND.

TRANSPORT WINDS TODAY WILL BE RATHER LIGHT WITH THE FRONTAL BOUNDARY
IN THE AREA...MAINLY LESS THAN 10 MPH AND MIXING HEIGHTS AROUND 4500
FEET.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-252115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
505 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          92           71           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    47           99           42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5000                      6000
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    50000                     54000
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      21 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              28 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM
RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-252115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
505 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          91           70           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    49           100          40
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4900                      5900
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  8                     SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    39200                     59000
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      20 GEN POOR  29 FAIR
ADI LATE              29 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       10           5            10
MAX LVORI LATE        3            10           1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM
RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-252115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
505 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          92           72           95
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.04         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING                CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    50           98           43
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            2            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4900                      5900
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    63700                     59000
ADI EARLY             23 FAIR      35 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-252115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
505 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          90           70           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    52           100          45
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4900                      5900
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      SW 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    44100                     70800
ADI EARLY             15 GEN POOR  17 GEN POOR  32 FAIR
ADI LATE              27 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            5            10
MAX LVORI LATE        3            10           1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM
RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-252115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
505 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          91           72           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.15         0.06         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    52           100          43
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            2            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4900                      5900
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    58800                     59000
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      32 FAIR      25 FAIR
ADI LATE              34 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        2            9            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 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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