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 THU AUG 28 2014

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THE PERIOD
WITH INCREASING MOISTURE OVER THE WEEKEND. AS A RESULT THERE IS A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON SATURDAY. RH VALUES
WILL RANGE FROM 25 AND 35 PERCENT ON FRIDAY. EXPECT MIN RH VALUES
ABOVE 35 PERCENT ON SATURDAY. TRANSPORT WINDS WILL BE SOUTHERLY
AND NEAR 10 MPH. PATCHY FOG IS POSSIBLE EARLY FRIDAY MORNING OVER
FOG PRONE AREAS IN THE CSRA. THERE IS A CHANCE FOR FOG OR STRATUS
SATURDAY MORNING AS LOW LEVEL MOISTURE INCREASES.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-290930-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
252 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           96           66           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           26           100          39
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6100                      5900
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 10                      S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 61000                     47200
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      14 GEN POOR  43 GEN GOOD  7 POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  48 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            8            3            9
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-290930-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
252 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           95           65           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
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          38
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6000                      5600
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 10                      S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 60000                     44800
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      14 GEN POOR  45 GEN GOOD  7 POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            8            3            9
MAX LVORI LATE        7            1            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-290930-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
252 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           95           67           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           29           100          39
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6000                      5900
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  9                     S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 54000                     47200
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      11 POOR      39 FAIR      8 POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  36 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            9            3            10
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-290930-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
252 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          64           94           67           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    96           34           100          40
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5900                      5000
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  9                      S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 53100                     40000
ADI EARLY             17 GEN POOR  12 POOR      44 GEN GOOD  7 POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            4            10
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-290930-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
252 PM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           94           68           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           31           100          41
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6000                      5300
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  9                     S  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 54000                     37100
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      10 POOR      44 GEN GOOD  7 POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            9            4            10
MAX LVORI LATE        8            2            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 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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