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
335 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

.DISCUSSION...DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA TODAY
BEFORE MOVING EAST ON SUNDAY. A COLD WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA BY
LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON. DEWPOINTS TODAY WILL FALL INTO THE TEENS
...AND POSSIBLY THE SINGLE DIGITS ACROSS THE NORTHERN CWA.  THIS
WILL CAUSE AFTERNOON RH LEVELS ON TODAY TO FALL INTO THE UPPER
TEENS TO THE MIDDLE 20S.  VALUES WILL BE HIGHER ON SUNDAY AS
MOISTURE INCREASES.  AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHTS WILL BE MAINLY AT
OR BELOW 2500 FEET BOTH TODAY AND SUNDAY.  NO FOG EXPECTED
EITHER MORNINGS.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-312145-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
335 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          54           33           60
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7 G15
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    4 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    25           96           43
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2800                      2100
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  6                     S 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    16800                     35700
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      4 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
61 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-312145-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
335 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          53           31           58
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    4 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    23           100          38
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2900                      1700
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  5                      SW 22
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    14500                     37400
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      4 VERY POOR  23 FAIR
ADI LATE              23 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  37 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-312145-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
335 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          54           32           63
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S 10 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    23           99           40
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2900                      3300
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  2                      S 20
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    5800                      66000
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       4 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
ADI LATE              16 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...BREEZY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-312145-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
335 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           31           59
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  9 G16
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    19           97           35
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3000                      2400
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  7                      SW 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    21000                     50400
ADI EARLY             15 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
ADI LATE              27 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...BREEZY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-312145-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
335 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          52           31           61
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  9 G16
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    19           97           34
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2900                      3400
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  5                     S 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    14500                     71400
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      4 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  60 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...BREEZY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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