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
459 AM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A SURFACE TROUGH COUPLED WITH A SERIES OF UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCES AND INCREASED MOISTURE WILL BRING THE CHANCE
FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING
FOR THE NEXT FEW DAYS. MIXING HEIGHTS WILL REMAIN FAVORABLE BOTH
TODAY AND WEDNESDAY WITH  MIN RH AROUND 40 PERCENT. AFTERNOON TRANSPORT WINDS
WILL BE WEST TO SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH. FAIR TO GOOD DISPERSION EXPECTED
TONIGHT,

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-302115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
459 AM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          92           70           92
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  7        LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    39           96           41
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 16                      SW 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    92800                     107100
ADI EARLY             46 GEN GOOD  69 GOOD      52 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              79 GOOD      5 VERY POOR  76 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND
90. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-302115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
459 AM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          92           70           91
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SW  6        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  8        LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    39           96           40
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      5700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     SW 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    92800                     96900
ADI EARLY             46 GEN GOOD  64 GOOD      48 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              80 GOOD      5 VERY POOR  74 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND
90. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-302115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
459 AM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          93           71           92
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SW  7        W  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  8        LGT/VAR      W  9 G15
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    39           98           40
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5600                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     W 20
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    89600                     126000
ADI EARLY             46 GEN GOOD  62 GOOD      56 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              57 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  65 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-302115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
459 AM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          93           71           91
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SW  7        SW  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  9        LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    36           95           40
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6000                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 17                     SW 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    102000                    98600
ADI EARLY             48 GEN GOOD  51 GEN GOOD  54 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              60 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       72 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1
DISPERSION                         11PM-7AM/GD


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-302115-
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
459 AM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          94           71           92
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SW  7        SW  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  8        LGT/VAR      W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    37           97           40
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5700                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     SW 20
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    85500                     122000
ADI EARLY             44 GEN GOOD  55 GEN GOOD  58 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              56 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  77 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1
DISPERSION                         11PM-7AM/GD


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 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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