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

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FNUS52 KCAE 240853
FWFCAE

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central South Carolina
and East Central Georgia
National Weather Service Columbia SC
453 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A slow moving cold front will be in the region through Sunday.
Showers and thunderstorms will be associated with the front
especially just ahead of the feature this afternoon and
evening. There will be areas of fog tonight and during the
early morning Sunday plus in rain soaked air associated with
thunderstorms.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-242130-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
453 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     70           60           20
Min/Max Temp          88           72           89
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  7        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  6         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.25         0.30         0.00
Precip Duration       3            2            0
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    58           93           42
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   5            3            4
Haines Index          3            3            6
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3100                      3900
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 16                      NW  7
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    49600                     27300
ADI Early             34 Fair      36 Fair      19 Gen Poor
ADI Late              48 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  24 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            5            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            2
Dispersion                         9pm-9am/po

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 32 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 35 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 32 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 42 percent.
South winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-242130-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
453 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     70           60           20
Min/Max Temp          89           72           89
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  7        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  6         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.31         0.38         0.00
Precip Duration       3            2            0
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    56           94           41
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   5            4            4
Haines Index          4            3            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3700                      4000
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 14                      N  7
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    51800                     28000
ADI Early             35 Fair      37 Fair      23 Fair
ADI Late              48 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  29 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            5            6
Max LVORI Late        1            7            2
Dispersion                         9pm-9am/po

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 31 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 34 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 32 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 38 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 41 percent.
South winds around 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-242130-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
453 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     70           70           30
Min/Max Temp          91           74           89
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  8        SW  5        Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  8        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.23         0.36         0.00
Precip Duration       3            2            0
Precip Begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    54           95           45
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   5            5            5
Haines Index          4            3            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3800                      4000
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 16                      NW  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    60800                     32000
ADI Early             42 Gen Good  48 Gen Good  21 Fair
ADI Late              52 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  35 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            5            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            2
Dispersion                         9pm-9am/po

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 38 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 36 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 42 percent.
South winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-242130-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
453 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     60           70           30
Min/Max Temp          91           73           88
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  8        Lgt/Var      N  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  7        Lgt/Var      N  5
Precip Amount         0.34         0.42         0.00
Precip Duration       2            3            0
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    55           94           42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   5            5            5
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3800                      4000
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 14                      N  7
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    53200                     28000
ADI Early             39 Fair      41 Gen Good  25 Fair
ADI Late              49 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  33 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            5            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            2
Dispersion                         9pm-9am/po

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 33 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 35 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 33 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 38 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90.
Minimum RH 43 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-242130-
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, and Summerton
453 AM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     60           70           30
Min/Max Temp          92           74           89
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  9        SW  5        Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  9        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.27         0.55         0.00
Precip Duration       2            3            0
Precip Begin          9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    54           97           45
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   5            5            5
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3900                      3900
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 17                      N  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    66300                     31200
ADI Early             46 Gen Good  52 Gen Good  21 Fair
ADI Late              54 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  30 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            5            7
Max LVORI Late        1            7            2
Dispersion                         9pm-9am/po

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 38 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 36 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 44 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above 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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