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
136 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...COOL DRY AIR WILL CONTINUE TO FILTER INTO OUR
REGION UNDER NW TO N WINDS.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-222130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
136 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           41           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    26           89           25
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4100                      3200
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 14                      NW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    57400                     32000
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      46 GEN GOOD  13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              45 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  23 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-222130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
136 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          69           40           72
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  7         LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    27           89           25
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4300                      3300
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 18                      NW 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    77400                     39600
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      51 GEN GOOD  17 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              56 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-222130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
136 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          72           42           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  7         LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    26           87           25
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4000                      3300
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 16                      NW 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    64000                     39600
ADI EARLY             41 GEN GOOD  46 GEN GOOD  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              49 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 26 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-222130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
136 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          70           41           71
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  8 G17    N  6         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW 10 G17    LGT/VAR      NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    29           89           29
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4700                      3600
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 21                      NW 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    98700                     54000
ADI EARLY             31 FAIR      62 GOOD      23 FAIR
ADI LATE              58 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-222130-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
136 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           42           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  7 G17     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  9 G17    LGT/VAR      NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    26           88           25
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4300                      3500
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 17                      NW 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    73100                     52500
ADI EARLY             32 FAIR      51 GEN GOOD  21 FAIR
ADI LATE              57 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION BELOW 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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