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
306 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

.DISCUSSION...A dry airmass remains across the area again
today. Temperatures will warm todayy, but low-level moisture
will also increase as a surface pressure trough crosses the
area. Winds will be out of the west through the day today.
Minimum RH should be between 35 and 40 percent. High pressure
will return Friday.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-142115-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
306 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           Clear        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          59           37           54
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  6         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  6         Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    39           88           41
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4200                      3100
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 16
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    63000                     49600
ADI Early             28 Fair      4 Very Poor  19 Gen Poor
ADI Late              55 Gen Good  2 Very Poor  50 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       3            4            5
Max LVORI Late        1            5            2
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 40 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 75 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 59 percent. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the upper
50s. Minimum RH 43 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-142115-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
306 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           Clear        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          57           34           53
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  6         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  5         Lgt/Var      W  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    39           89           41
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4500                      3200
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 13                      W 13
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    58500                     41600
ADI Early             27 Fair      3 Very Poor  11 Poor
ADI Late              51 Gen Good  2 Very Poor  43 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            4            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            2
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 39 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 50 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 74 percent. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 57 percent. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
mid 50s. Minimum RH 40 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-142115-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
306 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           Clear        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          61           38           57
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  7         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  7         Lgt/Var      W  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    39           89           41
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4500                      3200
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 17
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    67500                     54400
ADI Early             28 Fair      4 Very Poor  18 Gen Poor
ADI Late              58 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  43 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       3            4            5
Max LVORI Late        1            5            2
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 39 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 51 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 75 percent. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 60 percent. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 43 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-142115-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
306 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           Clear        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          57           34           53
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  6         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    37           84           42
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4800                      3200
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  9                      W 13
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    43200                     41600
ADI Early             28 Fair      2 Very Poor  9 Poor
ADI Late              42 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  43 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       3            3            5
Max LVORI Late        2            5            2
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Highs in the lower 50s.
Minimum RH 38 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 73 percent. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 57 percent. West winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
mid 50s. Minimum RH 38 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-142115-
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
306 AM EST Thu Dec 14 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           Clear        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          59           37           57
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  7         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  7         Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    39           86           42
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4500                      3300
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 14                      W 17
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    63000                     56100
ADI Early             28 Fair      4 Very Poor  16 Gen Poor
ADI Late              54 Gen Good  2 Very Poor  47 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       3            4            5
Max LVORI Late        1            5            2
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 50s. Minimum RH 39 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 50 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 75 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 59 percent. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near 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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