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
247 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL SINK INTO THE REGION
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. THE ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT... EXPECTED TO PASS
FRIDAY EVENING... WILL BRING TEMPERATURES 10 TO 15 DEGREES BELOW
NORMAL FOR SATURDAY.

EXPECT STRONG WINDS ON SATURDAY. TRANSPORT WINDS NEAR 40 MPH ARE
POSSIBLE WITH GUSTS AT THE SURFACE OF 30 TO 35 MPH. SHOWERS ARE
LIKELY IN THE CATAWBA AND PEE DEE REGIONS.

FOG IS NOT EXPECTED DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-310945-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
247 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           70           41           54
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6         NW 13 G30
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 10 G20    NW 16 G31
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    92           34           78           33
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      4300
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  7                      NW 36
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 37100                     154800
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  10 POOR      23 FAIR      64 GOOD
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  24 FAIR      18 GEN POOR  95 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM
RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-310945-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
247 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30           50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP          41           68           40           50
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 11 G25
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  7        NW 15 G26
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    92           39           89           44
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      4100
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  7                      NW 38
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 37100                     155800
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      8 POOR       30 FAIR      53 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      11 POOR      95 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            5            4
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-310945-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
247 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           71           42           55
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 14 G27
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  9 G18     NW 17 G29
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    99           34           78           33
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      4600
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  7                      NW 38
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 37100                     174800
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      11 POOR      24 FAIR      66 GOOD
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  25 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  104 VERY GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 25 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-310945-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
247 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            50           80
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           68           43           48
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 11 G26
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5        NW 15 G27
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.05         0.08
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            2            4
PRECIP BEGIN                                    10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    92           40           89           57
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5000                      3600
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  7                      NW 40
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 35000                     144000
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  14 GEN POOR  26 FAIR      54 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  29 FAIR      10 POOR      87 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            5            4
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM
RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-310945-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
247 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30           50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP          45           70           44           51
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 13 G31
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6 G15     NW 16 G31
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    95           38           85           46
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5200                      4100
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  7                      NW 38
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 36400                     155800
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      13 GEN POOR  27 FAIR      55 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  27 FAIR      11 POOR      98 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            4            3
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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