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
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
209 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...COOL DRY HIGH PRESSURE CURRENTLY CENTERED OVER
OUR REGION WILL SHIFT TO OUR EAST LATER TODAY. CALM OR LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS EXPECTED DURING THE MORNING HOURS...WITH
WINDS BECOMING LIGHT S TO SW THIS AFTERNOON. A DRY COLD FRONT
WILL COME THROUGH LATE TUESDAY. THIS WILL LEAD TO WINDS
INCREASING SLIGHTLY OUT OF THE WEST TUESDAY...SHIFTING TO NW
AND N LATE TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT BEHIND THE FRONT.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-202115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
209 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           48           77
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    32           98           32
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4200                      5000
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  7                     W 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    29400                     75000
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      23 FAIR      18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              22 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  62 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-202115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
209 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          74           48           76
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    33           97           34
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4000                      5500
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     W 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    40000                     82500
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      26 FAIR      10 POOR
ADI LATE              28 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-202115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
209 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          76           48           79
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    35           98           30
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4300                      5000
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      W 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    38700                     75000
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  29 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              30 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-202115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
209 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          74           48           76
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  6         LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    34           100          35
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4300                      5700
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 13                      W 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    55900                     91200
ADI EARLY             16 GEN POOR  35 FAIR      15 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              42 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-202115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
209 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           50           78
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  5         LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    36           100          32
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4300                      5200
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 12                      W 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    51600                     78000
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  33 FAIR      18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              36 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  58 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

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