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
451 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING INTO THE REGION FROM THE
ATLANTIC WILL CONTINUE A MOIST ONSHORE FLOW THIS WEEKEND.
INCREASING INSTABILITY WILL BRING THE CHANCE FOR SCATTERED
DIURNAL CONVECTION TODAY AND SUNDAY.

WINDS WILL BE SOUTHEAST TODAY...WITH SPEEDS OF 5 TO 10 MPH BY
AFTERNOON NEAR THE SURFACE. IN THE MIXING LAYER...SPEEDS OF AROUND
10 MPH IN THE MORNING WILL INCREASE TO 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL RANGE FROM 40 TO 50 PERCENT.


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-302130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
451 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          88           67           89
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM         CONTINUING   9 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   9 PM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    41           96           44
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   3            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5900                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  7                     S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    41300                     47200
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  37 FAIR      23 FAIR
ADI LATE              31 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-302130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
451 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          87           67           88
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM         CONTINUING   9 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   9 PM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    44           94           44
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5900                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  8                     S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    47200                     43200
ADI EARLY             17 GEN POOR  34 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              36 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-302130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
451 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          88           67           89
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          12 PM        CONTINUING   10 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    46           93           43
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   3            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      5700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  9                     S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    52200                     45600
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  24 FAIR
ADI LATE              40 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       10           4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-302130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
451 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          88           66           89
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SE  6        LGT/VAR      S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM         CONTINUING   10 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    43           90           41
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      S  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    52200                     53100
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  41 GEN GOOD  21 FAIR
ADI LATE              40 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-302130-
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
451 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          88           67           89
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   10 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    45           91           42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   3            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 10                     S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    58000                     44800
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      49 GEN GOOD  18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              43 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       10           4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST 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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