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
130 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry air mass remains across the area with pressure ridge
extending into the area from Georgia. Weak trough in the
Upstate of SC will result in west-southwest low level flow
tonight. Fair dispersion tonight and fog not expected.
Dry cold front will move through the area Tuesday morning.
Winds will shift to west-northwest and increase to 15 to
20 mph with higher gusts possible in the afternoon and
evening. Lower humidity Tuesday afternoon...around 40
percent. Continued dry on Wednesday with diminishing winds.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-121215-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
130 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          39           53           29           46
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      W  8 G18     W 10 G19     W  7
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  6        W 11 G21     W  8 G19     W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    91           40           59           31
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4300                      2600
Transport Wnd (mph)                W 28                      W 16
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 120400                    41600
ADI Early             13 Gen Poor  56 Gen Good  49 Gen Good  44 Gen Good
ADI Late              6 Very Poor  83 Good      17 Gen Poor  50 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            4            2            2
Max LVORI Late        6            1            2            1
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 47 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 50 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 45 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 56 percent. West winds
around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-121215-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
130 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          37           54           27           44
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      W  7         NW  8 G18    W  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  6        W 10 G19     W  6         W  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    93           40           62           28
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4600                      2900
Transport Wnd (mph)                W 24                      W 14
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 110400                    40600
ADI Early             12 Poor      51 Gen Good  32 Fair      39 Fair
ADI Late              8 Poor       73 Good      11 Poor      46 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            5            2            2
Max LVORI Late        6            1            3            1
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the mid 50s.
Minimum RH 46 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
50s. Minimum RH 50 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 43 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. Minimum RH 55 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 53 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-121215-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
130 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          37           56           29           47
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      W  8 G18     W 11 G21     W  7
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  5        W 13 G23     NW  8        W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    95           42           61           31
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4300                      2700
Transport Wnd (mph)                W 28                      W 17
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 120400                    45900
ADI Early             13 Gen Poor  54 Gen Good  54 Gen Good  44 Gen Good
ADI Late              6 Very Poor  82 Good      20 Gen Poor  51 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            5            2            2
Max LVORI Late        6            1            2            1
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the upper 50s.
Minimum RH 46 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 52 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 46 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 57 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-121215-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
130 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          37           54           27           43
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      W  7         NW  9 G18    W  7
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  6        NW 11 G19    NW  7        W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    95           39           59           27
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4500                      3000
Transport Wnd (mph)                NW 26                     W 16
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 117000                    48000
ADI Early             10 Poor      52 Gen Good  52 Gen Good  55 Gen Good
ADI Late              8 Poor       78 Good      15 Gen Poor  54 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            5            2            2
Max LVORI Late        6            1            2            1
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 44 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the lower
50s. Minimum RH 50 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 43 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. Minimum RH 51 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 51 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-121215-
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
130 PM EST Mon Dec 11 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          38           56           30           46
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      SW  8 G18    NW 10 G21    W  6
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  6        W 11 G21     NW  7 G18    W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    92           42           61           28
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4500                      2900
Transport Wnd (mph)                W 25                      W 14
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 112500                    40600
ADI Early             11 Poor      51 Gen Good  48 Gen Good  43 Gen Good
ADI Late              7 Poor       74 Good      13 Gen Poor  49 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            5            2            2
Max LVORI Late        6            1            2            1
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the upper 50s.
Minimum RH 45 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 52 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 46 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. Minimum RH 53 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near normal.  Precipitation below 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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