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
219 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

.DISCUSSION...DRY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THIS EVENING
WITH SURFACE RIDGING ACROSS THE REGION. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
IN THE WESTERN GULF COAST REGION SUNDAY WILL MOVE NORTHEASTWARD
AND INTO THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY TUESDAY. THE ASSOCIATED WARM FRONT
WILL LIKELY REMAIN SOUTH OF THE FORECAST AREA THROUGH MONDAY.
THE PATTERN SUPPORTS RAIN DEVELOPING SUNDAY AND CONTINUING THROUGH
MONDAY. EXPECT FOG IN RAIN SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-040930-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
219 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           70           90           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           49           45           53
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      E  6         NE  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      E  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.32         0.52         0.14
PRECIP DURATION       0            3            6            3
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    86           65           100          97
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             1900                      900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 12                      NE  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 22800                     5400
ADI EARLY             3 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR  8 POOR       6 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR  7 POOR       9 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            7            8
MAX LVORI LATE        4            4            9            8
DISPERSION            5PM-10AM/PO               NONE/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-040930-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
219 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           70           90           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           47           44           52
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.29         0.64         0.14
PRECIP DURATION       0            3            6            3
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    85           67           100          93
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             1800                      1200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 10                      E  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 18000                     8400
ADI EARLY             2 VERY POOR  15 GEN POOR  7 POOR       6 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  17 GEN POOR  7 POOR       9 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            7            9
MAX LVORI LATE        4            4            9            7
DISPERSION            5PM-10AM/PO               NONE/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-040930-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
219 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           70           80           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           52           48           56
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      E  6         NE  6        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      E  6         LGT/VAR      NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.21         0.49         0.22
PRECIP DURATION       0            2            4            3
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    74           58           100          93
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             1900                      900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 13                      NE  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 24700                     6300
ADI EARLY             3 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR  10 POOR      8 POOR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  22 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  10 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            8            8
MAX LVORI LATE        3            3            8            7
DISPERSION            5PM-10AM/PO               NONE/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-040930-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
219 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           70           90           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          39           48           44           53
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      E  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.20         0.68         0.14
PRECIP DURATION       0            3            6            3
PRECIP BEGIN          3 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    81           57           100          92
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             2000                      1200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E  8                      NE  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 16000                     8400
ADI EARLY             3 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR  7 POOR       7 POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR  7 POOR       11 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        4            3            8            6
DISPERSION            5PM-10AM/PO               NONE/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-040930-
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
219 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     10           70           90           80
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           52           47           55
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5         LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      E  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.18         0.57         0.20
PRECIP DURATION       0            3            6            4
PRECIP BEGIN                       CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    76           54           99           94
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)             1800                      1100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 12                      NE  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 21600                     5500
ADI EARLY             3 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR  9 POOR       7 POOR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR  7 POOR       8 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            6            8
MAX LVORI LATE        3            3            7            8
DISPERSION            5PM-10AM/PO               NONE/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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