Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FWFCAE

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central South Carolina
and East Central Georgia
National Weather Service Columbia SC
235 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

.DISCUSSION...A cold front will continue moving through the central Gulf
Coast states with rainshowers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through
Monday afternoon. The cold front will move offshore Monday night with high
pressure along with cooler and drier air over the area Monday night and
Tuesday. Another low pressure system will quickly move into the region
early Wednesday with more rain expected Wednesday into Thursday night.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-261130-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
235 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Rain         Showers      None         None
Precip Chance (%)     70           90           0            0
Min/Max Temp          59           67           49           69
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE  6
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE  5        E  5
Precip Amount         0.19         0.28         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       3            4            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    100          65           92           38
DSI                                2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             2800                      3900
Transport Wnd (mph)                N  9                      E 10
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 25200                     39000
ADI Early             9 Poor       22 Fair      8 Poor       46 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  20 Gen Poor  9 Poor       45 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       5            9            5            5
Max LVORI Late        8            3            5            2
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 77 percent. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows around 60. Highs in
the mid 70s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 36 percent. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 37 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 37 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-261130-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
235 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Rain         Showers      None         None
Precip Chance (%)     70           90           0            0
Min/Max Temp          58           66           46           68
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.17         0.27         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       3            6            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    99           66           94           32
DSI                                2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             2800                      3800
Transport Wnd (mph)                E 10                      E  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 28000                     30400
ADI Early             11 Poor      25 Fair      9 Poor       42 Gen Good
ADI Late              6 Very Poor  23 Fair      8 Poor       40 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            9            5            6
Max LVORI Late        7            3            5            2
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 74 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 61 percent. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 36 percent. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 37 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 60s.
Minimum RH 37 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-261130-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
235 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Rain         Showers      Showers      None
Precip Chance (%)     60           80           30           0
Min/Max Temp          60           69           50           70
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      N  5         NE  7
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      NW  5        NE  5        E  6
Precip Amount         0.15         0.31         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       2            4            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   9 PM
Max/Min Humidity %    98           66           95           37
DSI                                1                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             2300                      4100
Transport Wnd (mph)                N 12                      E 10
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 27600                     41000
ADI Early             16 Gen Poor  19 Gen Poor  12 Poor      48 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  24 Fair      13 Gen Poor  49 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       5            8            5            6
Max LVORI Late        8            3            5            1
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 72 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower 60s.
Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 54 percent. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 36 percent.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 35 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 35 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-261130-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
235 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Rain         Showers      None         None
Precip Chance (%)     60           90           0            0
Min/Max Temp          59           65           44           67
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  5        Lgt/Var      N  6         NE  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      NE  5        NE  5        E  5
Precip Amount         0.16         0.27         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       2            6            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    99           67           94           31
DSI                                2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             3000                      3900
Transport Wnd (mph)                NE 12                     E  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 36000                     31200
ADI Early             16 Gen Poor  23 Fair      15 Gen Poor  46 Gen Good
ADI Late              6 Very Poor  24 Fair      10 Poor      44 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            8            5            6
Max LVORI Late        7            3            5            2
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 70 percent. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 38 percent. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 38 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower 60s.
Minimum RH 38 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-261130-
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
235 PM EST Sun Feb 25 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Rain         Showers      Showers      None
Precip Chance (%)     60           70           30           0
Min/Max Temp          60           68           48           69
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      N  6         NE  6
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      N  5         NE  5        E  6
Precip Amount         0.14         0.30         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       2            3            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   10 PM
Max/Min Humidity %    97           66           93           32
DSI                                2                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            3            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             2400                      4000
Transport Wnd (mph)                N 12                      E 10
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 28800                     40000
ADI Early             18 Gen Poor  18 Gen Poor  15 Gen Poor  48 Gen Good
ADI Late              5 Very Poor  25 Fair      13 Gen Poor  49 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            7            5            5
Max LVORI Late        6            3            5            2
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 69 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 35 percent. Northwest
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 36 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower
60s. Minimum RH 36 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures below 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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