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
409 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Weak high pressure will build into the region today in the wake of
departing low pressure up the East Coast. Mostly sunny skies and
dry weather expected with warmer temperatures in the mid 80s.
Transport winds will pick up from the south around 10-15 mph. A
frontal boundary will approach from the west on Thursday and
stronger winds expected with transport winds 20-25 mph from
the south and increasing chances of rain across the western
Midlands. There could be some patchy fog this morning.


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-262200-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
409 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            40
Min/Max Temp          86           61           84
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  5        Lgt/Var      S  9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0
Precip Begin                                    10 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    37           98           49
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          5            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5700                      5200
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 12                     SW 24
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    68400                     124800
ADI Early             31 Fair      38 Fair      27 Fair
ADI Late              50 Gen Good  2 Very Poor  76 Good
Max LVORI Early       8            3            7
Max LVORI Late        1            7            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
45 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
lower 90s. Minimum RH 48 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
55 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Minimum RH 52 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-262200-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
409 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            50
Min/Max Temp          85           60           83
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  6        Lgt/Var      SW  9 G17
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.11
Precip Duration       0            0            2
Precip Begin                                    12 PM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    39           99           47
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          5            3            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5500                      5100
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 12                     S 21
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    66000                     107100
ADI Early             35 Fair      38 Fair      35 Fair
ADI Late              49 Gen Good  2 Very Poor  62 Good
Max LVORI Early       10           4            8
Max LVORI Late        1            7            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 49 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
56 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Minimum RH 52 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-262200-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
409 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            40
Min/Max Temp          86           60           86
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  5        Lgt/Var      S 11 G18
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin                                    12 PM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    36           98           41
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5800                      5700
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 12                     SW 25
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    69600                     142500
ADI Early             31 Fair      37 Fair      32 Fair
ADI Late              50 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  80 Good
Max LVORI Early       9            3            7
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 42 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
lower 90s. Minimum RH 45 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
51 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 51 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-262200-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
409 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            40
Min/Max Temp          85           61           84
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  6        Lgt/Var      S 11
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin                                    1 PM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    40           99           42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5300                      5200
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 14                     SW 21
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    74200                     109200
ADI Early             27 Fair      43 Gen Good  30 Fair
ADI Late              58 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  62 Good
Max LVORI Early       10           4            7
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
42 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around
90. Minimum RH 49 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
54 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Minimum RH 55 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 10 to
15 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-262200-
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
409 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            40
Min/Max Temp          86           61           85
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  6        Lgt/Var      S 10 G18
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin                                    1 PM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    38           96           42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5800                      5600
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 13                     SW 22
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    75400                     123200
ADI Early             27 Fair      36 Fair      32 Fair
ADI Late              54 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  69 Good
Max LVORI Early       10           3            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
44 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around
90. Minimum RH 47 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
52 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 53 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. West winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures below 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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