Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FWFCAE

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
257 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...
LOW PRESSURE WILL SHIFT OFF TO THE EAST ALLOWING FOR DRIER WEATHER
ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. WITH HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDING IN EXPECT SURFACE WINDS TO BE LIGHT AND
VARIABLE. TRANSPORT WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE OUT OF THE WEST
RANGING FROM 5 TO 10 MPH.

FOG AND LOW STRATUS WILL BE POSSIBLE EARLY TUESDAY MORNING WITH
GOOD LOW LEVEL MOISTURE AND DRY AIR ALOFT.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-040915-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
257 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           99           73           98
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 8 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          31           91           32
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            1            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6400                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  6                      SW  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 38400                     36600
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  13 GEN POOR  28 FAIR      11 POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  27 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            10           3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            5            2
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-040915-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
257 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          70           98           73           97
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 6 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          30           90           32
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            1            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6200                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  7                     SW  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 43400                     42700
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      11 POOR      41 GEN GOOD  13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            10           3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        8            2            5            2
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-040915-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
257 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           98           73           97
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  E  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5         SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 6 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    99           31           97           33
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6300                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  6                      SW  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 37800                     42700
ADI EARLY             31 FAIR      11 POOR      25 FAIR      16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  27 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            9            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        8            2            6            2
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...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.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY 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. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-040915-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
257 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           96           73           97
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 6 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           34           98           32
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6100                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  8                      W  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 48800                     53100
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  33 FAIR      21 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            8            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            6            2
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-040915-
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
257 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           97           74           98
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   6 AM
PRECIP END            11 PM                                  CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    99           34           96           32
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   3            1            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6100                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  6                     SW  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 36600                     48800
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      16 GEN POOR  21 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            8            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            6            1
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...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. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST 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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