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
151 PM EST Mon Feb 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...An onshore flow and increasing moisture will bring
a chance for showers to the area tonight into Tuesday. The
weather pattern will remain unsettled through Wednesday night when
a strong cold front will cross the area. High pressure along with
cooler and drier air will return to the region for Thursday into
next weekend. Areas of fog is expected to develop overnight.

Transport winds on Tuesday will be light southeast at sunrise
then veer south to southwest 15 to 20 mph for the afternoon.
MIN RH will be 45 to 50 percent with max mixing heights reaching
4000 to 5000 feet in the afternoon.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-280945-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
151 PM EST Mon Feb 27 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           showers      tstms        showers      tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           20           20
Min/Max Temp          53           77           59           80
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  7
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      S  5         S  5         SW 12 G23
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         11 AM        7 PM         Continuing
Precip End            3 AM         6 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    100          51           100          49
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            3            1            4
Haines Index          3            3            4            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4400                      4200
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 15                     SW 35
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 66000                     147000
ADI Early             5 Very Poor  19 Gen Poor  6 Very Poor  51 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  60 Gen Good  7 Poor       98 Good
Max LVORI Early       4            9            5            8
Max LVORI Late        9            2            7            1
Dispersion            7pm-10am/PO                7pm-9am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-280945-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
151 PM EST Mon Feb 27 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           showers      tstms        showers      tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           20           30
Min/Max Temp          52           77           59           80
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  8
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      SW  6        S  6         SW 13 G23
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin          8 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    100          51           100          48
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            3            1            4
Haines Index          5            3            5            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4200                      4100
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 18                     SW 37
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 75600                     151700
ADI Early             4 Very Poor  18 Gen Poor  7 Poor       50 Gen Good
ADI Late              3 Very Poor  65 Good      13 Gen Poor  102 Very Good
Max LVORI Early       4            9            5            5
Max LVORI Late        8            2            5            1
Dispersion            7pm-10am/PO                7pm-9am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
around 70. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-280945-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
151 PM EST Mon Feb 27 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        showers      tstms
Precip Chance (%)     30           20           20           20
Min/Max Temp          56           81           60           84
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5         SW  8 G17
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      SW  7        S  5         SW 14 G24
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         11 AM        10 PM        Continuing
Precip End            5 AM         4 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    100          46           100          42
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            3            1            3
Haines Index          3            4            4            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4800                      4500
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 15                     SW 35
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 72000                     157500
ADI Early             6 Very Poor  31 Fair      8 Poor       54 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  67 Good      13 Gen Poor  102 Very Good
Max LVORI Early       5            9            4            6
Max LVORI Late        9            1            6            1
Dispersion            7pm-10am/PO               7pm-9am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Warmer. Lows around 40. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-280945-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
151 PM EST Mon Feb 27 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           showers      tstms        showers      tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           20           20
Min/Max Temp          54           78           60           81
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5         SW 10 G18
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      SW  8        S  7         SW 15 G25
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin          10 PM        Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    99           51           100          47
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            3            1            4
Haines Index          5            3            4            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4700                      4300
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 20                     SW 39
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 94000                     167700
ADI Early             6 Very Poor  24 Fair      14 Gen Poor  51 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  58 Gen Good  17 Gen Poor  109 Very Good
Max LVORI Early       4            8            4            5
Max LVORI Late        7            1            5            1
Dispersion            7pm-10am/PO                7pm-9am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
around 70. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-280945-
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
151 PM EST Mon Feb 27 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           showers      tstms        showers      tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           20           20
Min/Max Temp          56           80           61           83
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5         SW  8 G18
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      SW  8        S  7         SW 14 G25
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin          8 PM         Continuing   8 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   6 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    100          49           100          44
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            3            1            3
Haines Index          4            3            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4800                      4400
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 18                     SW 36
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 86400                     158400
ADI Early             6 Very Poor  25 Fair      13 Gen Poor  49 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  61 Good      16 Gen Poor  105 Very Good
Max LVORI Early       4            9            4            5
Max LVORI Late        8            1            5            1
Dispersion            7pm-10am/PO                7pm-9am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 60s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60.
East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in
the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 70s. 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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