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
400 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

.DISCUSSION...
DRIER AND COOLER AIR HAS SETTLED INTO THE FORECAST AREA
BEHIND A COLD FRONT. THIS AIR MASS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE
THROUGH SUNDAY. THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL REMAIN WEAK
RESULTING IN LIGHT SURFACE WINDS WITH TRANSPORT WINDS LESS
THAN 10 MPH OUT OF THE SOUTHWEST TODAY AND WEST SUNDAY.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE MAINLY 25 TO 30 PERCENT
TODAY AND SUNDAY. FOG WILL OCCUR DURING THE EARLY MORNING
HOURS IN A FEW LOCATIONS...MAINLY NEAR BODIES OF WATER.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-012115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
400 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          83           54           86
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    27           97           29
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  7                     W  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    40600                     29000
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      28 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              42 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            8
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2
DISPERSION                         7PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-012115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
400 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          82           53           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    29           100          30
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5600                      5500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  8                     W  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    44800                     27500
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      27 FAIR      25 FAIR
ADI LATE              38 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            2
DISPERSION                         7PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-012115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
400 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          84           54           86
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    28           98           28
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5600                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  7                     NW  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    39200                     27000
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  26 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              42 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2
DISPERSION                         7PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-012115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
400 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          83           56           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    32           97           32
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5700                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     W  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    57000                     31200
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      31 FAIR      21 FAIR
ADI LATE              46 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2
DISPERSION                         7PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-012115-
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...SUMMERTON
400 AM EDT SAT OCT 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          84           56           86
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    30           99           30
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5700                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  8                     W  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    45600                     31800
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  30 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  30 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2
DISPERSION                         7PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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