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 FOR SOUTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
236 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...A WEAKENING COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA
THIS EVENING AND STALL ACROSS THE SOUTHERN MIDLANDS. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS AHEAD OF THIS SYSTEM WILL DIMINISH OVERNIGHT.
SCATTERED STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE CSRA AND EASTERN MIDLANDS
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY...CLOSER TO THE STALLED FRONT. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN
WILL BE POSSIBLE. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM TO THE MID AND UPPER 90S
FOR THE WEEKEND.

TRANSPORT WINDS ON FRIDAY WILL BE SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH MIN RH
45 TO 50 PERCENT AND MAX MIXING HEIGHTS 5000 TO 5500 FEET.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-250930-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
236 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           91           71           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.03         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         11 AM
PRECIP END            5 AM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    94           44           96           43
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5400                      6300
DISPERSION            9PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 15                     SW 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 81000                     81900
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  24 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD  34 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            7            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM
RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-250930-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
236 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           92           70           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.32         0.01         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         2 PM
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    96           43           98           43
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            2            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      6300
DISPERSION            9PM-8AM/PO                9PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 15                     SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 79500                     88200
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      30 FAIR      40 FAIR      42 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        7            1            8            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM
RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-250930-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
236 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           92           72           95
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  6        LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.07         0.03         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 PM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    93           47           95           45
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            4            1            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      6200
DISPERSION            9PM-8AM/PO                9PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 15                     SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 79500                     86800
ADI EARLY             47 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      50 GEN GOOD  36 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  55 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  63 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-250930-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
236 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          70           91           70           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.01         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         11 AM
PRECIP END            5 AM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           50           100          44
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            4            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      6300
DISPERSION            9PM-8AM/PO                9PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      SW 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 63600                     94500
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  17 GEN POOR  38 FAIR      46 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  40 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  63 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            7            5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        8            2            10           1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM
RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. NOT AS WARM. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-250930-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
236 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           91           72           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  5 G15    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.25         0.07         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 PM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    97           48           98           44
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            4            1            2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      6200
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/PO               9PM-7AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 15                     SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 79500                     86800
ADI EARLY             46 GEN GOOD  31 FAIR      49 GEN GOOD  39 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  63 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        7            1            7            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST 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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