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
253 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THE PERIOD
WITH INCREASING MOISTURE INTO THE MIDWEEK. AS MOISTURE INCREASES
THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE
WEEKEND... WITH THE GREATEST CHANCE IN THE EXTREME WEST AND CSRA
ON SUNDAY. MIN RH VALUES TODAY RANGE FROM 25 TO 30 PERCENT. CRITICAL RH
VALUES ARE NOT EXPECTED THE REMAINDER OF THE PERIOD. EXPECT
SOUTHERLY TRANSPORT WINDS NEAR 10 MPH. FOG IS EXPECTED SATURDAY MORNING
PARTICULARLY IN FOG PRONE LOCATIONS. FOG OR LOW STRATUS IS ALSO
POSSIBLE SUNDAY MORNING.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-300930-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
253 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           20           30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           95           72           92
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.01         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM        CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    96           37           97           45
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5700                      4300
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 10                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 57000                     38700
ADI EARLY             41 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       35 FAIR      10 POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  36 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-300930-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
253 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          68           95           71           92
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.08
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 11 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           37           99           46
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      4400
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  9                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 47700                     39600
ADI EARLY             41 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       33 FAIR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  39 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            9            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-300930-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
253 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           20           30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          68           95           72           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.01         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          40           100          47
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5600                      4800
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  9                     SW  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 50400                     38400
ADI EARLY             35 FAIR      8 POOR       34 FAIR      11 POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            10           4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-300930-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
253 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          68           94           71           92
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.07
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 11 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           40           100          45
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            4
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5200                      4400
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 10                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 52000                     39600
ADI EARLY             40 FAIR      7 POOR       43 GEN GOOD  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  39 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            10           4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-300930-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
253 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           95           72           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 11 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          40           100          46
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            4
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5200                      4600
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 12                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 62400                     41400
ADI EARLY             40 FAIR      7 POOR       40 FAIR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  38 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            9            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        10           2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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