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
353 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE ALONG WITH CLEAR SKIES AND LIGHT WINDS WILL REMAIN
OVER THE REGION TODAY THEN MOVE NORTHEAST OF THE AREA SUNDAY AS A
COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTHWEST. MOISTURE FROM THE GULF
OF MEXICO WILL RETURN TO THE AREA SUNDAY AFTERNOON WITH CHANCES
OF SHOWERS SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AS THE COLD FRONT STALLS
OVER THE REGION. WITH A DRY AIR MASS IN PLACE FOG IS NOT EXPECTED
TONIGHT.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-102145-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
353 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            10
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           27           50
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    27           84           46
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3200                      2500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  6                     E  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    19200                     17500
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              22 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  17 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-102145-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
353 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            10
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           25           49
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    26           85           43
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3100                      2500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  7                      E  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    21700                     17500
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              26 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-102145-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
353 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            10
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           28           52
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    27           84           48
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3200                      2400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  7                     NE  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    22400                     19200
ADI EARLY             16 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              23 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-102145-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
353 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            10
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           25           50
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      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           82           42
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3100                      2400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  7                      E  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    21700                     16800
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              28 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  15 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            2
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-102145-
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
353 AM EST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            10
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           27           52
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    27           84           45
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3100                      2400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  7                     NE  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    21700                     19200
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              23 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST 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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