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

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FWFCAE

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
256 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING DOWN FROM THE GREAT LAKES WILL
DIRECT COOL AND DRY AIR ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY.

WEAK LOW-LEVEL MIXING IS EXPECTED AT TIMES THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT
WITH FAIR DISPERSION OVERALL. NO FOG IS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT OR EARLY
WEDNESDAY MORNING.

MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AROUND 25 PERCENT ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE OUT OF THE NORTH. WITH THE PRESSURE GRADIENT
RELAXING...SPEEDS NEAR THE SURFACE WILL BE 5 TO 10 MPH...AND IN THE
MIXING LAYER AROUND 10 MPH.


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-281130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
256 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          29           52           30           56
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    84           23           86           30
DSI                                2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3500                      2500
DISPERSION            7PM-9AM/FA                6PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  9                      W 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 31500                     32500
ADI EARLY             32 FAIR      21 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  31 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES
THROUGH THE NIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-281130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
256 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          27           48           25           54
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    70           24           91           30
DSI                                2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3600                      2700
DISPERSION            7PM-9AM/FA                6PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  9                      W 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 32400                     37800
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      21 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  34 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES
THROUGH THE NIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
MINIMUM RH 36 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 31 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-281130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
256 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          28           50           28           57
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  5        N  5         LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    81           23           87           29
DSI                                2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3400                      2700
DISPERSION            7PM-9AM/FA                6PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 10                      W 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 34000                     35100
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      24 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  34 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES
THROUGH THE NIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-281130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
256 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          25           47           26           54
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        N  7 G15     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         N  6         LGT/VAR      SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    70           26           88           28
DSI                                2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3500                      2700
DISPERSION            7PM-9AM/FA                6PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 12                      W 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 42000                     40500
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      26 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  39 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  36 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES
THROUGH THE NIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-281130-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
256 PM EST TUE JAN 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          28           48           27           56
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      N  6 G15     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  5         N  6         LGT/VAR      SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    68           25           85           27
DSI                                2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3500                      2700
DISPERSION            7PM-9AM/FA                6PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 13                      W 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 45500                     40500
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      26 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  40 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SPRINKLES
THROUGH THE NIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST 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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