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
511 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...

TROPICAL DEPRESSION BONNIE NEARLY STATIONARY NEAR THE CENTRAL SC
COAST, AND IS FORECAST TO MOVE VERY SLOWLY TO THE NE UP THE COAST.
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS TODAY, WITH
ACTIVITY EXPECTED TO MAINLY FAVOR THE EASTERN HALF OF THE FORECAST
AREA TUESDAY.  FOG POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT/EARLY TUESDAY MORNING
DEPENDING ON EXTENT OF LINGERING CLOUD COVER.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-302115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
511 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          86           67           87
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   3 AM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    40           100          45
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5200                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 13                      N  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    67600                     32400
ADI EARLY             37 FAIR      38 FAIR      23 FAIR
ADI LATE              60 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            2
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-302115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
511 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           30           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          84           65           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   10 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    49           100          47
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4500                      5100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 14                      N  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    63000                     40800
ADI EARLY             31 FAIR      31 FAIR      31 FAIR
ADI LATE              46 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            2
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM
RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-302115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
511 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          85           66           87
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   N  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   3 AM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    46           100          46
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          3            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4800                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 15                      N  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    72000                     42400
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR
ADI LATE              54 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  34 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            2
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM
RH 48 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-302115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
511 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     40           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          82           65           84
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  N  6         NE  5        N  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   N  7         LGT/VAR      NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    59           100          53
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4000                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 14                      NE 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    56000                     59800
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      32 FAIR      29 FAIR
ADI LATE              38 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  37 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            6            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            3
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-302115-
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
511 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     40           40           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          81           66           84
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   N  6         LGT/VAR      N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    56           100          51
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4200                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 14                      N 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    58800                     57600
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      30 FAIR      26 FAIR
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  36 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            3
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM
RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR 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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