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 FOR SOUTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
334 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...IT WILL BE VERY DRY TODAY WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY
LOWERING TO NEAR 15 PERCENT. IT WILL REMAIN DRY THURSDAY WITH
RELATIVE HUMIDITY LOWERING TO AROUND 23 PERCENT. WINDS TODAY
AND THURSDAY WILL BE NORTHEAST AROUND 10 WITH GUSTS 15 TO 20 MPH.
WINDS TONIGHT WILL BE NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH. NO FOG IS
FORECAST THROUGH THURSDAY. HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING INTO THE AREA
FROM THE NORTH IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DRY WEATHER.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-162130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
334 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          61           36           66
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 11 G17    NE  7        NE 11 G18
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 10 G16    NE  8        NE 11 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    16           84           23
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3600                      3500
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 18                      E 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    64800                     59500
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      45 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR
ADI LATE              45 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            3
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-162130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
334 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          60           33           65
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 10 G17    NE  7        NE 10 G16
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  9 G16    NE  7        NE 10 G16
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    15           88           21
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3600                      3500
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 16                      NE 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    57600                     56000
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      46 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR
ADI LATE              46 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-162130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
334 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          61           36           66
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 12 G18    E  8         NE 12 G20
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 11 G18    NE  8        NE 11 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    17           88           24
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3500                      3500
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 18                      E 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    63000                     59500
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      46 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR
ADI LATE              46 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-162130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
334 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          60           34           66
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 13 G21    NE  9        NE 12 G18
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 11 G19    NE  8        NE 11 G16
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    15           84           23
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3700                      3500
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 16                     NE 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    59200                     52500
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      51 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR
ADI LATE              51 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-162130-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
334 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          61           36           67
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 13 G24    NE  8        NE 11 G18
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 10 G18    NE  8        NE  9 G15
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    15           90           22
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3600                      3700
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 17                      NE 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    61200                     59200
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      47 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR
ADI LATE              47 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       46 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. 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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