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
445 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

.DISCUSSION...A DRY AIR MASS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE OVER THE
FORECAST AREA TODAY. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL BE 25 TO
30 PERCENT. MUCH LESS WIND WILL OCCUR TODAY COMPARED TO
YESTERDAY. EXPECT MAINLY WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. MOISTURE
WILL INCREASE TONIGHT AHEAD OF WEAK LOW PRESSURE. THE
LOW WILL BE NEAR THE SOUTH CAROLINA COAST EARLY FRIDAY AND FARTHER
OFF THE COAST FRIDAY AFTERNOON. MUCH OF THE MOISTURE ASSOCIATED
WITH THE LOW WILL BE EAST OF THE FORECAST AREA. NO FOG IS
FORECAST THROUGH FRIDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-112115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
445 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           33           52
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  W 5          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W 10         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           85           49
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3900                      2800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  9                     W  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    35100                     19600
ADI EARLY             37 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              37 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2
DISPERSION                         6PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 24 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 26 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-112115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
445 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           30           47
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  W 5          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W 10         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           84           47
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4300                      2800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  8                      W  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    34400                     16800
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              39 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2
DISPERSION                         6PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 22 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 24 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-112115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
445 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           34           53
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  W 5          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W 10         LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    29           89           51
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4000                      2700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     NW  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    40000                     21600
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              45 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2
DISPERSION                         6PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 24 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 24 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-112115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
445 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           28           43
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  W 5          LGT/VAR      NE  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W  10        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM
PRECIP END                                      4 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    28           73           47
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4400                      2600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     NW  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    39600                     15600
ADI EARLY             46 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              46 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       18 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            2
DISPERSION                         6PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 22 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS
IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH 24 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-112115-
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
445 AM EST THU FEB 11 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           33           48
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  W 5          LGT/VAR      NE  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W 10         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           89           53
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4200                      2500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      NW  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    37800                     17500
ADI EARLY             44 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              44 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       20 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2
DISPERSION                         6PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 25 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 25 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION NEAR 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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