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
419 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.DISCUSSION...
DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY...WITH WEAKENING SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE
OVER THE REGION. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP OFFSHORE LATE
TODAY...THEN INTENSIFY AND SHIFT TO THE NE LATE TONIGHT AND SUNDAY.
THIS WILL SPREAD PRECIPITATION INTO MAINLY SOUTHERN AND EASTERN
PORTIONS OF THE FORECAST AREA TONIGHT AND SUNDAY...AND WILL ALSO
LEAD TO INCREASING WIND SPEEDS.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-062115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
419 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            10           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           33           55
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    31           77           39
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4100                      4900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 10                     NW 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    41000                     88200
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  8 POOR       69 GOOD
ADI LATE              40 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  79 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            1
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-062115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
419 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            20           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           33           53
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  6
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    32           77           38
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4200                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 10                     N 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    42000                     100800
ADI EARLY             16 GEN POOR  7 POOR       71 GOOD
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  87 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            1
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-062115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
419 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            40           20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           33           53
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      NE  5        N  7 G16
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   NE  6        N  6         NW  9 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   11 AM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    32           90           38
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            3            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3900                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 14                     NW 23
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    54600                     105800
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      8 POOR       50 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              50 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  88 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-062115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
419 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            30           30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           34           50
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  8 G16
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      NE  6        N  9 G16
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   4 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    32           79           43
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4100                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 12                      N 25
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    49200                     110000
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  7 POOR       58 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              44 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       95 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-062115-
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
419 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            60           40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         SNOW/RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           34           50
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      NE  5        N  9 G18
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   NE  6        N  7         N 10 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.12         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   4 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    33           91           41
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3900                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 14                     N 26
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    54600                     114400
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      10 POOR      55 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              48 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       87 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 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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