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
542 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE FURTHER AWAY FROM THE REGION
TODAY WITH WRAP AROUND MOISTURE PUSHING SOME CLOUDS ACROSS THE
AREA. HIGH PRESSURE ALONG WITH DRIER AIR WILL BUILD INTO THE
REGION TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. WESTERLY WINDS AROUND 8 MPH WILL
INCREASE THIS MORNING TO AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH
THROUGH THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS. AFTERNOON MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES TODAY WILL BE 25 TO 35 PERCENT AND 20 TO 30 PERCENT
WEDNESDAY. WITH WIND SPEEDS EXPECTED TO REMAIN 5 TO 8 MPH
OVERNIGHT FOG IS NOT EXPECTED.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-272215-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
542 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          52           29           54
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  7 G16     NW  6        LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  8 G18    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    34           83           23
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4700                      3500
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 21                     N  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    98700                     31500
ADI EARLY             58 GEN GOOD  38 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              75 GOOD      6 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-272215-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
542 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          49           26           51
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  5         NW  5        LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  7 G15    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    31           71           21
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4500                      3600
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 18                     N  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    81000                     32400
ADI EARLY             51 GEN GOOD  34 FAIR      28 FAIR
ADI LATE              64 GOOD      5 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM
RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-272215-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
542 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          52           29           52
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  8 G17     NW  5        N  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW 10 G19    N  5         N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    32           78           23
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4800                      3400
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 23                     N 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    110400                    34000
ADI EARLY             55 GEN GOOD  36 FAIR      31 FAIR
ADI LATE              60 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM
RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-272215-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
542 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          49           25           49
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  7 G15    NW  5        N  7 G15
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  8 G16    N  6         N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    27           70           23
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4500                      3500
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16                     N 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    72000                     45500
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  35 FAIR      32 FAIR
ADI LATE              58 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
36 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-272215-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
542 AM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           28           50
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  7 G16    LGT/VAR      N  6 G15
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  9 G17    N  5         N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    27           69           22
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4800                      3500
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 18                     N 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    86400                     45500
ADI EARLY             51 GEN GOOD  35 FAIR      32 FAIR
ADI LATE              64 GOOD      6 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

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