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 EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...High pressure will remain anchored off the coast
of the Carolinas and Georgia through Thursday, with persistent
unseasonably mild and moist air over the region. Increased
moisture will aid patchy fog development in fog-prone areas
the next few mornings.


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-220930-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
250 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          62           80           60           80
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
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    96           56           98           50
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4200                      4500
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 10                      S  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 42000                     36000
ADI Early             5 Very Poor  34 Fair      4 Very Poor  13 Gen Poor
ADI Late              5 Very Poor  45 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  30 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            6            6            6
Max LVORI Late        6            2            7            2
Dispersion            8pm-7am/PO                7pm-8am/VP

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog through the night. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 51 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in
the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 64 percent.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 45 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 53 percent. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-220930-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
250 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          62           78           59           79
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    94           57           98           49
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4300                      4500
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 12                     S  9
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 51600                     40500
ADI Early             5 Very Poor  43 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  16 Gen Poor
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  52 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  31 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            6            6            7
Max LVORI Late        6            1            7            2
Dispersion            8pm-7am/PO                7pm-8am/VP

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog through the night. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 53 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 60 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in
the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 60 percent.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 43 percent. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 49 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-220930-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
250 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          62           81           60           82
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    97           48           99           48
DSI                                2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4400                      5300
Transport Wnd (mph)                S  9                      S 13
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 39600                     68900
ADI Early             6 Very Poor  32 Fair      3 Very Poor  19 Gen Poor
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  40 Fair      3 Very Poor  53 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       5            6            5            7
Max LVORI Late        6            2            7            2
Dispersion            8pm-7am/PO                7pm-8am/VP

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog through the night. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 48 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 55 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Not as warm.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 62 percent.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 44 percent. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
mid 60s. Minimum RH 51 percent. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-220930-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
250 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          61           79           59           79
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      SW  5        Lgt/Var      S  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    95           52           99           48
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4200                      4600
Transport Wnd (mph)                SW 13                     S 10
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 54600                     46000
ADI Early             5 Very Poor  39 Fair      5 Very Poor  17 Gen Poor
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  51 Gen Good  2 Very Poor  36 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            6            5            7
Max LVORI Late        6            1            8            2
Dispersion            8pm-7am/PO                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog through the night. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 52 percent. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 57 percent.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in
the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 58 percent. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 42 percent. North winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 49 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-220930-
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, and Summerton
250 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          62           81           59           81
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    93           46           98           47
DSI                                2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4400                      4900
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 10                      S 12
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 44000                     58800
ADI Early             6 Very Poor  34 Fair      4 Very Poor  17 Gen Poor
ADI Late              3 Very Poor  44 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  45 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            6            5            7
Max LVORI Late        6            1            6            2
Dispersion            8pm-7am/PO                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog through the night. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 48 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Not as warm.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 58 percent.
North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 43 percent. North winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
mid 60s. Minimum RH 49 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near 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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