Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FNUS52 KCAE 251909
FWFCAE

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA FOR SOUTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
309 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL PERSIST
MAINLY ACROSS THE SOUTHERN MIDLANDS INTO EARLY THIS EVENING...CLOSE TO
A FRONTAL BOUNDARY. DRIER AIR WILL GRADUALLY MOVE IN FROM THE NORTH
ON SATURDAY...WITH JUST ISOLATED ACTIVITY EXPECTED IN THE AFTERNOON.

WITH PARTIAL CLEARING TONIGHT AND POOR DISPERSION...LIGHT FOG MAY FORM
NEAR RIVER VALLEYS AND PERSIST THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.
THE MINIMUM RH IN THE AFTERNOON WILL DROP TO AROUND 40 PERCENT.


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-261100-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
309 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           93           75           98
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      W 11 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            9 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    99           39           86           35
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   2            2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5600                      5400
DISPERSION            9PM-9AM/PO                9PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  9                     W 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 50400                     91800
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      20 GEN POOR  38 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  40 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            9            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST 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 LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-261100-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
309 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           93           75           99
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      W 11 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          39           86           34
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5700                      5500
DISPERSION            9PM-9AM/PO                9PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 10                     W 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 57000                     93500
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      29 FAIR      38 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  40 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            10           3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        10           1            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-261100-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
309 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           95           76           98
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      W  7         LGT/VAR      W 12 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         2 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM        CONTINUING   8 PM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           39           90           38
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   3            2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6100                      6000
DISPERSION            9PM-9AM/PO                9PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 10                     W 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 61000                     108000
ADI EARLY             40 FAIR      22 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD  21 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        7            1            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST 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 MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-261100-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
309 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           93           74           98
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  6        SW  5        SW 11 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            10 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          43           91           36
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6100                      5900
DISPERSION            9PM-9AM/PO                9PM-8AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 12                     W 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 73200                     100300
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      31 FAIR      45 GEN GOOD  23 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            10           3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        10           1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-261100-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
309 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           94           76           98
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  7 G15
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  7        SW  4        SW 13 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         2 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          41           90           38
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   3            2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6200                      6000
DISPERSION            9PM-9AM/PO                9PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 10                     W 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 62000                     108000
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      25 FAIR      45 GEN GOOD  23 FAIR
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            9            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        9            1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST 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 LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST 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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