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...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.CORRECTED DISCUSSION...

DEEP UPPER LEVEL TROUGHING CONTINUES TO APPROACH THE REGION TONIGHT...
WHILE A PREFRONTAL TROUGH PROVIDES A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN THE CSRA AND NORTHERN MIDLANDS. A COLD
FRONT WILL SLOWLY TRAVERSE THROUGH ON WEDNESDAY...PROVIDING A BETTER
CHANCE OF SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS ESPECIALLY IN THE AFTERNOON. DRY AIR
WILL WORK INTO THE REGION THURSDAY. EXPECT INCREASING SW SURFACE AND
TRANSPORT WINDS WEDNESDAY.  PATCHY AREAS OF FOG ARE EXPECTED EARLY
WEDNESDAY MORNING..

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-280930-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           20           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          67           86           59           80
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SW  6        LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         7 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   10 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          45           93           33
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   3            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5000                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 15                     SW 20
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 75000                     118000
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      22 FAIR      34 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  49 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  90 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            9            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        7            1            6            1
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-280930-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     50           30           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          67           85           60           80
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SW  6        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   11 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    99           50           95           36
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   3            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4800                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 14                     SW 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 67200                     90100
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      22 FAIR      29 FAIR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  51 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  82 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            8            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            7            1
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-280930-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           30           30           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          68           87           62           82
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SW  7        LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   2 AM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    97           48           100          34
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   3            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5000                      4900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 14                     SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 70000                     68600
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  20 GEN POOR  31 FAIR      21 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  66 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            9            1
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-280930-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     40           40           40           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          68           84           63           80
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SW  6        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   4 AM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          56           100          43
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   3            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4300                      4700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 14                     SW 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 60200                     61100
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  20 GEN POOR  28 FAIR      21 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  48 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  55 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            8            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        7            3            9            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-280930-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SEVEN OAKS...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...
LEXINGTON...RED BANK...OAK GROVE...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...
ORANGEBURG...BROOKDALE...ST. MATTHEWS...MANNING...SUMMERTON
302 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           40           40           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           87           64           82
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SW  7        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   4 AM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          52           100          39
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   3            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4600                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 14                     SW 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 64400                     59800
ADI EARLY             16 GEN POOR  21 FAIR      31 FAIR      21 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            8            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            9            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

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