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
529 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXIT THE REGION TODAY AS SOUTHERLY FLOW ALOFT
CONTINUES PUSHING MOISTURE BACK INTO THE AREA. CLOUDS WILL
INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY WITH SHOWERS ENTERING THE AREA TONIGHT AS
A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTHWEST. CHANCES OF SHOWERS
WILL REMAIN IN THE FORECAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY AS THE FRONT STALLS
OVER THE REGION. HIGH PRESSURE ALONG WITH DRIER AIR WILL RESIDE
OVER THE REGION THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-112200-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
529 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           20           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          45           40           65
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    55           100          69
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1600                      2000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  9                     SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    14400                     20000
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            9            4
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-112200-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
529 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           20           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           38           62
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    51           100          69
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1600                      2000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  9                     SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    14400                     18000
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            9            4
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WARMER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-112200-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
529 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           20           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           43           69
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    58           100          63
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1700                      2300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 10                     SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    17000                     23000
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  23 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            9            3
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-112200-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
529 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           20           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           40           62
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    47           100          69
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1700                      2100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 10                     SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    17000                     21000
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  21 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            9            4
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WARMER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-112200-
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...SUMMERTON
529 AM EST SUN DEC 11 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           20           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           42           67
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    53           100          64
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1800                      2300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 10                     SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    18000                     23000
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  21 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            9            3
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTHEAST 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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