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
248 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...A SURFACE TROUGH COUPLED WITH A SERIES OF UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCES AND INCREASED MOISTURE WILL BRING THE CHANCE
FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY.
MOST OF THIS CONVECTION WILL OCCUR EACH DAY DURING THE AFTERNOON
AND EVENING. DAYTIME MIXING HEIGHTS WILL REMAIN BETWEEN 5000 AND
6000 FEET WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY WITH MIN RH VALUES AROUND 40
PERCENT WEDNESDAY AND SLIGHTLY MORE MOIST AT OR ABOVE 45 PERCENT
ON THURSDAY. AFTERNOON TRANSPORT WINDS GENERALLY BE WESTERLY ON
WEDNESDAY AND SOUTHWESTERLY THURSDAY AVERAGING 15 MPH TO 18 MPH.
EVEN WITH MIXING HEIGHTS BELOW 1000 FEET OVERNIGHT...A LIGHT
BREEZE IS EXPECTED TO KEEP DISPERSION GENERALLY FAIR IN MOST
AREAS EXCEPT THOSE SHELTERED BY TERRAIN. LITTLE TO NO FOG IS
EXPECTED IN THE MORNINGS.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-010930-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
248 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     60           20           30           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          70           92           71           90
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW  7        LGT/VAR      W  5         LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      W  7         LGT/VAR      W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    89           41           97           47
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   4            4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5800                      5000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 13                      SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 75400                     70000
ADI EARLY             53 GEN GOOD  44 GEN GOOD  53 GEN GOOD  37 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  58 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            7            1
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-010930-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
248 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     40           20           30           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          70           91           70           90
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW  9        LGT/VAR      W  5         LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      W  7         LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    90           40           97           44
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   4            4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5400                      4900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 64800                     68600
ADI EARLY             59 GEN GOOD  37 FAIR      48 GEN GOOD  36 FAIR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            7            1
DISPERSION            11PM-7AM/GD               9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-010930-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
248 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     50           20           20           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           92           71           92
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW  6 G15    W  5         W  6         LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      W  9 G15     LGT/VAR      W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    91           40           96           44
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5900                      5100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 14                      SW 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 82600                     76500
ADI EARLY             57 GEN GOOD  50 GEN GOOD  54 GEN GOOD  39 FAIR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            7            1
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-010930-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
248 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           20           20           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           91           70           91
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW 11 G17    W  5         SW  6        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      W  7         LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    87           40           94           43
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   4            4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5700                      5100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      SW 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 68400                     81600
ADI EARLY             73 GOOD      35 FAIR      48 GEN GOOD  30 FAIR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  63 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            6            1
DISPERSION            11PM-7AM/GD               9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-010930-
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
248 PM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           20           20           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           92           71           92
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SW  9 G15    SW  6        SW  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      W  8         LGT/VAR      SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    88           40           95           44
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5900                      5000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 14                      SW 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 82600                     85000
ADI EARLY             63 GOOD      48 GEN GOOD  50 GEN GOOD  43 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  58 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            7            1
DISPERSION            11PM-7AM/GD               9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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