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
350 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE IN THE OHIO RIVER VALLEY WILL
CONTINUE TO FEED COOL DRY AIR INTO OUR REGION UNDER NORTHERLY
WINDS. TRANSPORT WINDS RANGING FROM 10 TO 15 MPH TODAY WILL
BECOME VERY LIGHT ON FRIDAY WITH VALUES AROUND 5 MPH.

EXPECT MIN RH VALUES TO RANGE FROM 25 TO 30 PERCENT. DRY AIR WILL
PREVENT FOG FORMATION DURING THE PERIOD.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-232115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
350 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           42           76
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    30           96           26
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3100                      3100
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 10                     W  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    31000                     15500
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      15 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              26 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-232115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
350 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           41           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    29           99           29
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3100                      2900
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 12                     W  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    37200                     17400
ADI EARLY             15 GEN POOR  21 FAIR      5 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              33 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-232115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
350 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           43           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    30           97           27
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3100                      3100
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 12                     NW  3
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    37200                     9300
ADI EARLY             17 GEN POOR  19 GEN POOR  8 POOR
ADI LATE              30 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-232115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
350 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          70           42           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    31           99           32
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2900                      2800
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 14                     W  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    40600                     16800
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  25 FAIR      7 POOR
ADI LATE              38 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-232115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
350 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           43           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    30           97           29
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3000                      2900
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 14                     NW  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    42000                     14500
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  24 FAIR      9 POOR
ADI LATE              37 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION BELOW 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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