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
330 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...A STRONG LOW PRESSURE CENTER IN THE WESTERN
CAROLINAS THIS MORNING WILL MOVE INTO EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
THIS AFTERNOON AND BE OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST TONIGHT.
THERE WILL BE CONSIDERABLE WARP-AROUND MOISTURE TODAY
SUPPORTING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BUT DRYING WILL OCCUR TONIGHT
AS THE LOW MOVES FARTHER AWAY. BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL BE
ASSOCIATED WITH THE LOW TODAY AND TONIGHT WITH GUSTS AROUND
25 MPH. THERE WILL BE LESS WIND AS A DRY PRESSURE RIDGE MOVES
INTO THE AREA TUESDAY. FOG IS NOT FORECAST THROUGH TUESDAY.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL BE AROUND 60 PERCENT TODAY AND
40 PERCENT TUESDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-232115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLNTON, THOMSON, MARTINEZ, EVANS,
MCCORMICK, EDGEFIELD, AND JOHNSTON
330 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     40           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          62           42           65
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW  6 G18    W 12 G25     W  7
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W 11 G23     W 10 G23     W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            4 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    58           92           41
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2900                      2400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 24                      W 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    69600                     33600
ADI EARLY             47 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR      26 FAIR
ADI LATE              56 GEN GOOD  17 GEN POOR  36 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            2
DISPERSION                         NONE/GD

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-232115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEWBERRY, WINNSBORO, WINNSBORO MILLS,
SALUDA, AND RIDGE SPRING
330 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     40           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          59           42           65
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  S  6 G17     W  8 G21     W  7
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W  8 G19     W  7 G20     W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    65           96           41
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2900                      2900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 22                      W 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    63800                     40600
ADI EARLY             42 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      27 FAIR
ADI LATE              50 GEN GOOD  11 POOR      41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        3            6            2
DISPERSION                         NONE/GD

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-232115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF HEPHZIBAH, WAYNESBORO, AIKEN,
NORTH AUGUSTA, BARNWELL, WILLISTON, BLACKVILLE, BAMBERG,
AND DENMARK
330 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          62           42           65
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW  8 G22    W 13 G25     W  9
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W 12 G25     W 11 G23     W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    57           94           40
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2900                      2400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 25                      W 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    72500                     36000
ADI EARLY             52 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR      25 FAIR
ADI LATE              61 GOOD      17 GEN POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            2
DISPERSION                         NONE/GD

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-232115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LANCASTER, ELGIN, LANCASTER MILL, CHERAW,
PAGELAND, CAMDEN, LUGOFF, AND BISHOPVILLE
330 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           44           65
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  S  7 G19     NW  7 G18    NW  7
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W  8 G20     NW  8 G17    NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    61           95           40
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2900                      3200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 21                      W 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    60900                     51200
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  24 FAIR      30 FAIR
ADI LATE              50 GEN GOOD  13 GEN POOR  42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            2
DISPERSION                         NONE/GD

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-232115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SEVEN OAKS, WEST COLUMBIA, CAYCE,
LEXINGTON, RED BANK, OAK GROVE, COLUMBIA, SUMTER, ORANGEBURG,
BROOKDALE, ST. MATTHEWS, MANNING, AND SUMMERTON
330 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           43           66
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  S  7 G19     W  9 G22     W  8
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W 10 G23     W  9 G22     W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    60           97           40
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2900                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 23                      W 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    66700                     45000
ADI EARLY             48 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      27 FAIR
ADI LATE              56 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2
DISPERSION                         NONE/GD

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR 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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