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
250 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...ONSHORE FLOW ASSOCIATED WITH HIGH PRESSURE
OFF THE MIDDLE-ATLANTIC COAST WILL RESULT IN HIGHER HUMIDITY
THROUGH THE WEEK. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL BE AROUND
30 TO 35 PERCENT SUNDAY AFTERNNON...RISING TO 35 TO 40 PERCENT
MEMORIAL DAY AND INCREASING TO ABOVE 40 PERCENT TUESDAY.

AS MOISTURE CONTINUES TO STREAM IN...IS LIFTED BY TERRAIN...
SOLAR HEATING AND THE UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WEAKENS
CONDITIONS CONDITIONS WILL BECOME SOMEWHAT MORE FAVORABLE FOR
SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT BY MONDAY AFTERNOON. BEST
CHANCES THROUGH MID WEEK WILL BE N THE PIEDMONT...WESTERN MIDLANDS
AND CSRA...ESPECIALLY ON TUESDAY.

A FEW AREAS NEAR BODIES OF WATER WILL SEE LIMITED FOG AND LOW
CLOUDS IN THE EARLY MORNING HOURS ON MONDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-251145-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
250 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      MEMORIAL DAY MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            30           20           40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          65           85           68           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM        CONTINUING   7 AM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    95           50           100          49
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5200                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 16                     SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 83200                     40000
ADI EARLY             53 GEN GOOD  27 FAIR      49 GEN GOOD  37 FAIR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  68 GOOD      4 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            9            1
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/PO                9PM-7AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-251145-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
250 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      MEMORIAL DAY MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            20           0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          62           85           66           86
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM                      2 PM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING                CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    97           45           100          48
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5200                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 14                     S 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 72800                     40000
ADI EARLY             52 GEN GOOD  31 FAIR      46 GEN GOOD  32 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  65 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            9            1
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/PO                9PM-7AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-251145-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
250 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      MEMORIAL DAY MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            20           0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          64           87           67           87
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SE  4        E  5         SE  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SE  6        LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM                     2 PM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING                CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    97           48           100          45
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5600                      4200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 16                     S 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 89600                     58800
ADI EARLY             51 GEN GOOD  37 FAIR      53 GEN GOOD  35 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  72 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  53 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            5            10
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            10           1
DISPERSION            11PM-7AM/PO               9PM-7AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-251145-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
250 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      MEMORIAL DAY MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          61           86           65           87
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR      S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    97           36           99           42
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5600                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 14                     S 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 78400                     57400
ADI EARLY             55 GEN GOOD  33 FAIR      49 GEN GOOD  30 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  65 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            3            8
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            8            1
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/PO                9PM-7AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-251145-
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
250 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      MEMORIAL DAY MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           86           67           87
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SE  6        LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SE  6        LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    96           43           100          43
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5500                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 15                     S 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 82500                     61500
ADI EARLY             54 GEN GOOD  35 FAIR      52 GEN GOOD  32 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  66 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  55 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            9            1
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/PO                9PM-7AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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