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

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FNUS52 KCAE 230941
FWFCAE

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central South Carolina
and East Central Georgia
National Weather Service Columbia SC
541 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure extending into the forecast area from the Atlantic
today will weaken tonight ahead of an approaching cold front.
The slow moving front will be in the area Saturday.

It will be breezy ahead of the front today. Southwest wind
will gust around 20 mph this afternoon.

Areas of low clouds and fog will occur early this morning
with any fog dissipating by 1000 am. There will also be fog
associated with scattered showers and thunderstorms mainly
Saturday.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-232115-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
541 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           30           60
Min/Max Temp          92           76           90
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  5        S  8         SW  8
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  8 G17    SW  8        W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.25
Precip Duration       0            0            2
Precip Begin          2 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    47           86           55
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   2            4            4
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4700                      4800
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 22                     SW 15
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    103400                    72000
ADI Early             40 Fair      62 Good      42 Gen Good
ADI Late              76 Good      18 Gen Poor  60 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            3            4
Max LVORI Late        1            4            1
Dispersion                         9pm-8am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
45 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 37 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 43 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 38 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 43 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-232115-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
541 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           50
Min/Max Temp          92           76           90
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  6        S  8         SW  8
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  9 G17    SW  9        W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.20
Precip Duration       0            0            2
Precip Begin          2 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    46           86           55
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   2            4            4
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4700                      4800
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 23                     SW 15
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    108100                    72000
ADI Early             43 Gen Good  64 Good      47 Gen Good
ADI Late              68 Good      19 Gen Poor  61 Good
Max LVORI Early       6            3            4
Max LVORI Late        1            4            1
Dispersion                         9pm-8am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 44 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 35 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 37 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 42 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-232115-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
541 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           60
Min/Max Temp          93           76           92
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  5        S  9 G17     SW  9
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  8 G18    SW  8        W  9 G17
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.23
Precip Duration       0            0            2
Precip Begin          2 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    45           87           51
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            4            4
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4600                      4800
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 20                     SW 15
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    92000                     72000
ADI Early             37 Fair      54 Gen Good  39 Fair
ADI Late              59 Gen Good  13 Gen Poor  53 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            4            5
Max LVORI Late        1            5            1
Dispersion                         9pm-8am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH
50 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 42 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 46 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 44 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-232115-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
541 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           50
Min/Max Temp          93           76           91
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  7        S 10 G19     SW 10
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  9 G18    SW 11        SW  8 G17
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.22
Precip Duration       0            0            2
Precip Begin          2 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    46           86           52
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            4            4
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4600                      4900
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 23                     SW 15
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    105800                    73500
ADI Early             46 Gen Good  63 Good      43 Gen Good
ADI Late              67 Good      16 Gen Poor  61 Good
Max LVORI Early       6            3            4
Max LVORI Late        1            4            1
Dispersion                         9pm-8am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 45 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 35 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 42 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 38 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 42 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-232115-
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
541 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           50
Min/Max Temp          93           76           92
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  7        S  9 G17     SW 10 G19
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  8 G18    SW  9        SW  9 G18
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.26
Precip Duration       0            0            2
Precip Begin          2 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    45           87           51
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            4            4
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4600                      4900
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 21                     SW 16
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    96600                     78400
ADI Early             39 Fair      59 Gen Good  42 Gen Good
ADI Late              61 Good      15 Gen Poor  55 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            3            4
Max LVORI Late        1            4            1
Dispersion                         9pm-8am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the mid 70s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 51 percent. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 41 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 46 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 44 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near 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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