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
307 PM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...A SURFACE LOW OFF OF THE COAST WILL ALLOW FOR
ONSHORE FLOW AND INCREASED MOISTURE ON SATURDAY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE CSRA AND COASTAL REGION. SUNDAY
IS EXPECTED TO BE MOSTLY SUNNY WHICH WILL ALLOW FOR SOME DRYING OF
SURFACE FUELS. A DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT AND
MONDAY. NORTHEASTERLY TRANSPORT WINDS WILL SHIFT TO WESTERLIES ON
SUNDAY AND DECREASE IN SPEED. FOG AND LOW STRATUS ARE POSSIBLE IN
FOG PRONE LOCATIONS EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-200945-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
307 PM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           83           62           88
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)E  5         NE  7 G15    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        NE 10 G17    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            1 AM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           46           96           40
DSI                                2                         3
LAL                   2            2            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4400                      4700
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 16                     W 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 70400                     47000
ADI EARLY             42 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR      36 FAIR      15 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  37 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            7            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-200945-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
307 PM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          62           82           62           86
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      NE  6 G15    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      NE  8 G17    LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            10 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          46           98           43
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   2            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4400                      4200
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 16                     W 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 70400                     42000
ADI EARLY             44 GEN GOOD  33 FAIR      32 FAIR      18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  37 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            8            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-200945-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
307 PM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          64           82           62           88
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)E  5         NE  8 G17    NE  5        LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        NE 11 G18    LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           50           100          42
DSI                                2                         3
LAL                   2            4            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4300                      5200
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 21                     W 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 90300                     52000
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  36 FAIR      39 FAIR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              8 POOR       50 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM
RH 63 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-200945-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
307 PM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          62           81           62           86
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      NE  6 G17    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        NE 10 G17    LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    95           47           100          43
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   2            2            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4300                      4200
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 17                     W 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 73100                     54600
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  31 FAIR      35 FAIR      21 FAIR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-200945-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
307 PM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          64           81           64           86
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)E  5         NE  8 G17    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        NE 10 G18    LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    96           50           100          44
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   2            4            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4300                      4700
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 17                     W 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 73100                     56400
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  31 FAIR      37 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              9 POOR       56 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM
RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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