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

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FWFCAE

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA FOR SOUTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
233 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.DISCUSSION...DRIER AIR WILL REDUCE...IF NOT PRECLUDE...PRECIPITATION
POTENTIAL THROUGH SUNDAY FOR MUCH OF OUR FORECAST AREA. BETTER
CHANCES WILL BE SOUTHERN AREAS WHERE BETTER MOISTURE AND A POSSIBLE
SEA BREEZE BOUNDARY WILL EXIST. SOME SLIGHT ATMOSPHERIC MOISTURE
INCREASE WILL BEGIN MONDAY AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING FRONT PROMOTING ONLY
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF DIURNAL CONVECTION ACROSS THE AREA. HIGH LOW-
LEVEL MOISTURE COUPLED WITH NOCTURNAL COOLING MAY RESULT IN
WIDESPREAD STRATUS AND FOG DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS SUNDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-130945-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
233 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           93           72           95
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.01         0.04
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          39           96           39
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            2            1            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6300                      6300
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  7                      SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 44100                     88200
ADI EARLY             49 GEN GOOD  16 GEN POOR  28 FAIR      40 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  31 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            9            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        8            2            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-130945-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
233 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           92           72           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          39           98           38
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            2            1            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6300                      6100
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  8                      SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 50400                     85400
ADI EARLY             52 GEN GOOD  17 GEN POOR  29 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  31 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  61 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            10           3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            7            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-130945-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
233 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           93           72           95
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.02         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         1 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            9 PM         CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          43           100          41
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   2            4            2            4
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6000                      6200
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  8                      SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 48000                     86800
ADI EARLY             50 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR  28 FAIR      38 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  30 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  55 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            9            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            8            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND
90. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-130945-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
233 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          70           92           73           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5         SW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR      SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          44           100          40
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            2            1            4
HAINES INDEX          5            6            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5900                      6200
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  9                      SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 53100                     86800
ADI EARLY             35 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  32 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  61 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            10           4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            7            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-130945-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
233 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           92           73           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR      SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.01         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM                      2 PM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING                CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          44           100          42
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5800                      6100
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 10                      SW 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 58000                     91500
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  31 FAIR      41 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  61 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            9            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            8            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR 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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