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
252 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE CENTERED NORTH OF THE AREA
THROUGH SATURDAY AND MOVE OFFSHORE TO THE NORTHEAST ON SUNDAY.

IT WILL BE DRY SATURDAY WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AROUND
25 PERCENT AND AS ONSHORE FLOW SETS UP FROM THE ATLANTIC ON
SUNDAY MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL RISE SLIGHTLY TO
AROUND 30 PERCENT.

A MORE RELAXED PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL MEAN LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS FOR TONIGHT AND SATURDAY...BUT MORE OFTEN WIND WILL BE
FROM THE EAST OR SOUTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

SIGNIFICANT FOG IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH SATURDAY...PATCHY FOG
MAY DEVELOP NEAR BODIES OF WATER SUNDAY MORNING.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-230930-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
252 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           82           60           86
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      E  6         LGT/VAR      E  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          28           97           36
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4900                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 10                     E  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 49000                     36800
ADI EARLY             16 GEN POOR  30 FAIR      37 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            8            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            5            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH 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 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-230930-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
252 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           82           57           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          28           100          34
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5100                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  8                     E  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 40800                     35200
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      27 FAIR      26 FAIR      18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            9            3            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            7            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND
90. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH 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 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-230930-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
252 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           83           58           87
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      E  8         LGT/VAR      E  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          28           99           35
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5000                      4700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 12                      E 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 60000                     47000
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      34 FAIR      40 FAIR      30 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            8            3            8
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            7            1
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-230930-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
252 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           82           57           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           28           100          36
DSI                                4                         4
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            5            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  8                     SE  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 42400                     36800
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      29 FAIR      32 FAIR      17 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            3            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            7            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND
90. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 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 47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-230930-
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
252 PM EDT FRI MAY 22 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           83           59           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      E  6         LGT/VAR      E  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    99           27           100          34
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            6            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5100                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E  9                      E  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 45900                     39600
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      28 FAIR      33 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  40 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            8            3            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            7            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

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