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
230 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA TODAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY AND TOMORROW. THE FRONT MAY
PASS THROUGH THE CENTRAL MIDLANDS TOMORROW MORNING BEFORE IT
STALLS. THE GREATEST THUNDERSTORM COVERAGE ON FRIDAY IS EXPECTED
MAINLY EAST OF THE FORECAST AREA...HOWEVER THERE IS SOME
UNCERTAINTY ON WHERE THE FRONT WILL STALL. FOG AND LOW STRATUS
WILL BE POSSIBLE EARLY FRIDAY MORNING WITH HIGH LOW LEVEL
MOISTURE.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-310915-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
230 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     40           20           20           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          75           93           71           93
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      N  5         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 PM         9 AM         CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            6 AM         CONTINUING   6 AM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    89           37           83           34
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   4            4            3            4
HAINES INDEX          5            4            6            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5700                      7200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  8                      N  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 45600                     43200
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      41 GEN GOOD  35 FAIR      48 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            5            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-310915-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
230 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     40           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           92           69           93
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      N  5         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 PM         12 PM        CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            4 AM         CONTINUING   1 AM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    86           34           80           33
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   4            3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          5            4            6            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5900                      7200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  8                      NW  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 47200                     43200
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      41 GEN GOOD  35 FAIR      40 FAIR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            4            1
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-310915-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
230 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     40           50           40           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          75           94           72           93
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         0.12         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            2                         0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           41           97           37
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   4            4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5200                      7300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  7                      NW  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 36400                     43800
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      36 FAIR      36 FAIR      40 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            7            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            6            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-310915-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
230 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           92           69           93
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      N  6         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 PM         10 AM        CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            4 AM         CONTINUING   6 AM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    89           36           84           33
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   4            4            3            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            6            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5800                      7200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  8                      NW  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 46400                     43200
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      39 FAIR      30 FAIR      37 FAIR
ADI LATE              7 POOR       42 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            4            1
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-310915-
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
230 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           40           40           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          75           93           72           93
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      N  5         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 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    93           38           93           34
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   4            4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      7300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  7                      NW  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 37100                     43800
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      35 FAIR      33 FAIR      42 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  37 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            5            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION NEAR 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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