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
447 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...High pressure building into the area today
and Thursday will move offshore Friday. Northwest winds this
morning will become west to southwest this afternoon. Min RH
will fall to around 30 percent with maximum mixing heights
3500 to 4000 feet. No fog is expected tonight.

For Thursday, transport winds will be north to northeast
with min RH 25 to 30 percent.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-242130-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
447 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          58           32           57
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      NW  6        Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  7         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           76           27
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3600                      4000
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 17                      NE  6
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    61200                     24000
ADI Early             14 Gen Poor  12 Poor      13 Gen Poor
ADI Late              51 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  28 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            3            4
Max LVORI Late        2            3            2
Dispersion                         10pm-9am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Minimum RH 26 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows around 50. Highs in
the mid 60s. Minimum RH 77 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows around 40.
Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 34 percent. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid 50s.
Minimum RH 35 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-242130-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
447 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          57           30           55
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      NW  5        Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    33           74           26
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3600                      4000
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 16                      N  6
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    57600                     24000
ADI Early             17 Gen Poor  8 Poor       20 Gen Poor
ADI Late              55 Gen Good  5 Very Poor  26 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            3            3
Max LVORI Late        2            3            2
Dispersion                         9pm-9am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Minimum RH 27 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 75 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 34 percent. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 33 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-242130-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
447 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          60           33           57
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      NW  6        Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  6         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           74           27
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3900                      3800
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 15                      NE  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    58500                     30400
ADI Early             19 Gen Poor  10 Poor      26 Fair
ADI Late              47 Gen Good  5 Very Poor  35 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            3            3
Max LVORI Late        2            3            2
Dispersion                         10pm-9am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Minimum RH 28 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
mid 60s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 77 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs around 60. Minimum RH 36 percent. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 34 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-242130-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
447 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          57           30           54
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    33           75           26
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4000                      4000
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 14                     N  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    56000                     32000
ADI Early             18 Gen Poor  7 Poor       29 Fair
ADI Late              52 Gen Good  6 Very Poor  35 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            3            3
Max LVORI Late        2            3            2
Dispersion                         9pm-9am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Highs in the upper 50s.
Minimum RH 26 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 74 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows around 40.
Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 34 percent. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 33 percent. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-242130-
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
447 AM EST Wed Jan 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          59           33           56
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      W  5         Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  5         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           73           26
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4100                      3900
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 14                      N  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    57400                     31200
ADI Early             19 Gen Poor  6 Very Poor  30 Fair
ADI Late              49 Gen Good  5 Very Poor  35 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            3            3
Max LVORI Late        2            3            2
Dispersion                         9pm-9am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 60s.
Minimum RH 27 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 60s.
Minimum RH 58 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 75 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 35 percent. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 34 percent. North winds 5 to 10 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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