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
352 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL REMAIN OFF TO THE WEST
OF THE REGION INTO MONDAY.  WITH THE AREA BEING ON THE EAST SIDE
OF THE UPPER LOW...AMPLE ATMOSPHERIC MOISTURE WILL BE PULLED
NORTHWARD FROM THE GULF OF MEXICO THROUGH THE PERIOD.

THE DEVELOPMENT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH AFTERNOON WILL
DEPEND IN PART UPON ENOUGH HEATING TO DESTABILIZE THE ATMOSPHERE.
RIGHT NOW...MORE INSTABILITY TOGETHER WITH UPPER LEVEL ENERGY
IS EXPECTED TO BRING INCREASED ACTIVITY THROUGH MONDAY.

WINDS TODAY ARE FORECAST TO BE FROM THE SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO
15 MPH NEAR THE SURFACE AND IN THE MIXING LAYER. MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE AROUND 50 PERCENT.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-052115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
352 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     60           60           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          87           70           91
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  8        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.25         0.09         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   6 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   5 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    52           98           44
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   5            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5400                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 13                     SW 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    70200                     75600
ADI EARLY             33 FAIR      47 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR
ADI LATE              54 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-052115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
352 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     60           60           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          88           70           91
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW  5        SW  5        SW  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  9        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.23         0.13         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   6 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    48           98           43
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   5            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5900                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 13                     SW 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    76700                     78000
ADI EARLY             33 FAIR      42 GEN GOOD  31 FAIR
ADI LATE              42 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  53 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-052115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
352 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     60           50           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          89           70           91
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW  5        SW  5        SW  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  8        LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.22         0.09         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   6 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    47           100          43
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   5            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     SW 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    87000                     84500
ADI EARLY             37 FAIR      47 GEN GOOD  34 FAIR
ADI LATE              53 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  58 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-052115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
352 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     60           60           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          89           70           91
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW  5        S  5         SW  6
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  9        LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.19         0.17         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   6 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    46           98           43
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   5            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6200                      6800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 14                     SW 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    86800                     88400
ADI EARLY             36 FAIR      38 FAIR      33 FAIR
ADI LATE              47 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-052115-
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
352 AM EDT SUN JUL 5 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     60           60           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          90           71           91
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW  5        S  6         SW  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  9        LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.19         0.13         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    46           100          44
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   5            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6300                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    94500                     92400
ADI EARLY             36 FAIR      46 GEN GOOD  33 FAIR
ADI LATE              50 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  61 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        1            9            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.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 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST 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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