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
346 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER EXPECTED TODAY AND SUNDAY.  IF ANY
STORMS DO DEVELOP...THEY WILL BE ISOLATED AND CLOSER TO THE
COAST.  WINDS MAY BE GUSTY AT TIMES THROUGH THE DAY...BOTH
TODAY AND ON SUNDAY.  THE STRONGER WINDS WILL OCCUR ON SUNDAY.
THE MINIMUM RH IN THE AFTERNOON WILL DROP TO AROUND 40 PERCENT
ACROSS THE WESTERN ZONES...AND DOWN TO AROUND 50 PERCENT
ACROSS THE EAST TODAY.  RH VALUES ON SUNDAY WILL BE EVEN
LOWER...WITH MINIMUM READINGS IN THE LOWER 30S ACROSS THE
WEST...AND LOWER 40S ACROSS THE EAST.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-262130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
346 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          94           74           99
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  5        LGT/VAR      W 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    37           84           35
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4900                      5400
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  9                     W 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    44100                     91800
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      30 FAIR      29 FAIR
ADI LATE              37 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. 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 UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-262130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
346 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          94           74           99
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    40           84           33
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5100                      5500
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     W 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    51000                     93500
ADI EARLY             35 FAIR      32 FAIR      26 FAIR
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  68 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 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 MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-262130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
346 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          92           74           98
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    45           93           38
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4800                      6000
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     W 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    48000                     108000
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      32 FAIR      28 FAIR
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.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. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 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 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-262130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
346 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          93           74           97
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  9 G15
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    45           93           38
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4900                      5900
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     W 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    58800                     100300
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      33 FAIR      28 FAIR
ADI LATE              42 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  65 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-262130-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
346 AM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          92           74           98
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    48           94           37
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4600                      6000
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     W 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    46000                     108000
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      31 FAIR      30 FAIR
ADI LATE              39 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 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 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 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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