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
249 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...A DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION THIS
EVENING. WINDS OUT OF THE NORTHWEST WILL CONTINUE THE PATTERN OF
COOL DRY WEATHER FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK. MIN RH VALUES
RANGING FROM 25 TO 30 CAN BE EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.
FOG IS NOT EXPECTED WEDNESDAY MORNING.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-220930-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
249 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           71           41           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         N  7         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 %    85           27           91           26
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3900                      3200
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 15                      NW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 58500                     28800
ADI EARLY             65 GOOD      45 GEN GOOD  38 FAIR      29 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-220930-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
249 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          45           69           40           71
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        N  6         N  5         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         N  8         LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    83           28           94           28
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4000                      3300
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 18                      NW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 72000                     33000
ADI EARLY             50 GEN GOOD  49 GEN GOOD  56 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  61 GOOD      2 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-220930-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
249 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           72           42           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        N  7 G15     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         N  8 G15     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 %    87           26           89           26
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3900                      3200
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 15                      NW 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 58500                     38400
ADI EARLY             61 GOOD      38 FAIR      41 GEN GOOD  31 FAIR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  48 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-220930-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
249 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           69           41           71
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  6        NW  8 G16    NW  6        LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  8         NW 10 G16    LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    86           31           95           28
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4300                      3400
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 21                     NW 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 90300                     51000
ADI EARLY             52 GEN GOOD  45 GEN GOOD  65 GOOD      33 FAIR
ADI LATE              7 POOR       57 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            7            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-220930-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
249 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           71           42           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      N  7 G15     NW  5        LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  7         NW  9 G15    LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    84           28           91           27
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4100                      3400
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 18                     NW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 73800                     47600
ADI EARLY             53 GEN GOOD  38 FAIR      51 GEN GOOD  34 FAIR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  55 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 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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