Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FNUS52 KCAE 250725
FWFCAE

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central South Carolina
and East Central Georgia
National Weather Service Columbia SC
325 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...

An upper trough will move through the region today, while surface low
presure tracks by to our north. Drier air will continue to enter our FA
today, though a few showers possible today mainly northern areas. Breezy
west winds expected to develop today, along with much higher mixing
heights. The upper and surface lows will shift to our E and NE Friday,
with a continued influx of drier air into our region. Not as breezy Friday
with slightly lower mixing heights.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-252115-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
325 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Clear        Clear
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None
Precip Chance (%)     10           0            0
Min/Max Temp          75           57           84
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  6 G20     W  7 G21     Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W 11 G22     Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    44           92           36
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   3            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5800                      5200
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 30                      W 17
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    174000                    88400
ADI Early             70 Good      66 Good      59 Gen Good
ADI Late              103 Very Good3 Very Poor  79 Good
Max LVORI Early       6            3            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 51 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
54 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 48 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 43 percent. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-252115-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
325 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None
Precip Chance (%)     20           0            0
Min/Max Temp          75           57           83
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  7 G20    W  8 G21     W  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W 12 G22     W  5         W  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin          8 AM
Precip End            Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    45           90           36
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   4            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6200                      5100
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 32                      W 16
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    198400                    81600
ADI Early             71 Good      76 Good      51 Gen Good
ADI Late              112 Very Good4 Very Poor  70 Good
Max LVORI Early       6            3            6
Max LVORI Late        1            5            1
Dispersion                         11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 50 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 46 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 41 percent. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-252115-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
325 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Clear        Clear
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None
Precip Chance (%)     10           0            0
Min/Max Temp          76           57           84
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  8 G21     W  8 G22     Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W 13 G23     Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    45           91           36
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   3            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5800                      5000
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 30                      W 17
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    174000                    85000
ADI Early             75 Good      69 Good      53 Gen Good
ADI Late              101 Very Good4 Very Poor  77 Good
Max LVORI Early       5            3            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 37 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 70. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 50 percent. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
53 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 49 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 44 percent. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-252115-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
325 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None
Precip Chance (%)     30           0            0
Min/Max Temp          75           58           82
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  8 G21    W 10 G23     W  6
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW 13 G23    W  6         W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin          8 AM
Precip End            Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    46           90           36
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   4            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6000                      5000
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 35                      W 15
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    210000                    75000
ADI Early             78 Good      81 Good      44 Gen Good
ADI Late              116 Very Good9 Poor       62 Good
Max LVORI Early       5            3            5
Max LVORI Late        1            5            1
Dispersion                         11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 44 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 50 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 46 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 42 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-252115-
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
325 AM EDT Thu May 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None
Precip Chance (%)     20           0            0
Min/Max Temp          76           58           83
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  9 G22    W  9 G23     W  6
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W 14 G23     W  5         W  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin          9 AM
Precip End            Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    45           89           37
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   3            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6000                      4900
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 33                      W 18
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    198000                    88200
ADI Early             80 Good      77 Good      60 Gen Good
ADI Late              110 Very Good7 Poor       80 Good
Max LVORI Early       5            3            5
Max LVORI Late        1            5            1
Dispersion                         11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. Highs in the lower 90s.
Minimum RH 48 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
51 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 47 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 43 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near 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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