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
410 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...A FRONTAL ZONE WILL REMAIN NEAR THE SOUTHEAST
COAST THROUGH MONDAY. A SERIES OF LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS WILL
MOVE NORTHEASTWARD ALONG THE FRONT. THE PATTERN WILL SUPPORT
CLOUDY SKIES WITH TIMES OF RAIN AND DRIZZLE. THE GREATEST
CHANCE OF MEASURABLE RAIN WILL BE TONIGHT AND EARLY MONDAY
MORNING. EXPECT AREAS OF FOG THROUGH MONDAY. WINDS WILL BE
LIGHT AND VARIABLE BUT MAINLY FROM THE NORTHEAST THROUGH
MONDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-212115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
410 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           70           70
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           43           50
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      NE  5        NE  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        NE  7        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.11         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       0            3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    60           98           83
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1800                      1400
DISPERSION                         5PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 10                      E  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    18000                     11200
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  6 VERY POOR  6 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              17 GEN POOR  7 POOR       12 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN AND A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-212115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
410 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           70           70
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          50           41           47
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      NE  5        NE  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        NE  7        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.12         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       0            3            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    54           95           78
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1900                      1400
DISPERSION                         5PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 10                     E  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    19000                     11200
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  7 POOR       7 POOR
ADI LATE              17 GEN POOR  8 POOR       11 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN AND A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 92 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 85 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-212115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
410 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           70           70
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           44           51
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  5        NE  5        NE  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        NE  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.12         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                    3            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    59           97           80
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1600                      1300
DISPERSION                         5PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 13                     E  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    20800                     10400
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  6 VERY POOR  5 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  10 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN AND A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 92 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 85 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-212115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
410 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           80           80
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          50           42           47
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  5        NE  6        NE  8
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  6        NE  8        NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.15         0.07
PRECIP DURATION       0            4            4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    52           95           78
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2000                      1400
DISPERSION                         5PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 12                      NE  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    24000                     12600
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  9 POOR       9 POOR
ADI LATE              17 GEN POOR  9 POOR       12 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN AND A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 92 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS...WARMER. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-212115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
410 AM EST SUN DEC 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           70           70
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          50           43           50
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  5        NE  5        NE  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        NE  6        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.12         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       0            3            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    55           97           78
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1800                      1300
DISPERSION                         5PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 12                     NE  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    21600                     11700
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  8 POOR       6 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              17 GEN POOR  7 POOR       9 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            6

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN AND A CHANCE OF DRIZZLE. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS
AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 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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