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
514 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL MOVE OFFSHORE
THIS AFTERNOON AS A FAST MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH
THE MID MS VALLEY. THE LOW WILL MOVE INTO THE MID ATLANTIC STATES
SUNDAY NIGHT AND NORTHWARD AWAY FROM THE AREA MONDAY. THIS WILL
BRING INCREASING CLOUDS BEGINNING SUNDAY EVENING WITH CHANCES OF
RAIN ON MONDAY. BEST CHANCE OF RAIN WILL BE IN THE NORTHERN
MIDLANDS AND PEE DEE. SURFACE WINDS MONDAY AND TUESDAY WILL BE
WESTERLY TO NORTHWESTERLY AT 10 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS.
MINIMUM AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE 30 TO 40 PERCENT
TODAY AND 40 TO 50 PERCENT MONDAY AND TUESDAY. WITH SURFACE WINDS
EACH NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY REMAINING 5 TO 10 MPH FOG IS NOT
EXPECTED.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-252115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
514 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP          58           41           53
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  7 G16
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  7        SW  5        W 12 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 AM
PRECIP END                                      1 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    32           85           45
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3200                      4200
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 14                     NW 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    44800                     88200
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      18 GEN POOR  28 FAIR
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-252115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
514 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP          58           39           53
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5 G15
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  7        SW  5        NW  9 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      5 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    34           89           48
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3000                      4200
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 14                     NW 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    42000                     75600
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  28 FAIR
ADI LATE              43 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  55 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 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 UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-252115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
514 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP          60           39           56
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      S  5         W  7 G18
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  8 G15    SW  6        W 14 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM
PRECIP END                                      5 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    28           90           42
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3100                      4300
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 14                     NW 22
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    43400                     94600
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      18 GEN POOR  29 FAIR
ADI LATE              42 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  56 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 51 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. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-252115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
514 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP          58           38           53
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  7         LGT/VAR      NW  9 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       3 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   6 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    34           88           51
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3000                      4200
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 15                      NW 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    45000                     67200
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  26 FAIR
ADI LATE              39 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 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
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-252115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
514 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
MAX/MIN TEMP          59           40           55
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6 G16
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  7 G15    SW  5        W 12 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM
PRECIP END                                      6 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    30           86           47
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3000                      4200
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 13                      NW 20
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    39000                     84000
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  18 GEN POOR  27 FAIR
ADI LATE              38 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  48 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 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 52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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