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
417 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Weak high pressure will remain over the area today with a
weak cold front approaching from the west tonight. Scattered
storms are expected this afternoon and some could become
severe. Southwesterly winds will become westerly at 10 to 15
mph with gusts to 20 mph late morning into this afternoon.
A cold front will stall over the area on Monday providing
increased chances of storms.  Min relative humidity values
will be around 45 percent today and Monday. Fog not expected
to be an issue this morning.


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-282145-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
417 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           40
Min/Max Temp          93           71           90
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  6         SW  5        W  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  8         Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   11 AM
Precip End            Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    44           98           45
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   4            2            4
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5600                      5600
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 21                      W 14
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    117600                    78400
ADI Early             30 Fair      49 Gen Good  40 Fair
ADI Late              68 Good      3 Very Poor  66 Good
Max LVORI Early       6            4            7
Max LVORI Late        1            7            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 53 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 49 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
48 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 53 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
60 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-282145-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
417 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     30           30           40
Min/Max Temp          92           71           91
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  6         SW  6        W  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  8         Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   11 AM
Precip End            Continuing   12 AM        Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    44           98           40
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   4            2            4
Haines Index          4            5            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5700                      5600
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 23                      W 15
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    131100                    84000
ADI Early             32 Fair      49 Gen Good  42 Gen Good
ADI Late              74 Good      4 Very Poor  76 Good
Max LVORI Early       6            4            7
Max LVORI Late        1            7            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 53 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 46 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
45 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with 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.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
58 percent. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-282145-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
417 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           30
Min/Max Temp          93           71           92
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  5         SW  5        W  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  9         Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin          10 AM        Continuing   12 PM
Precip End            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    42           98           42
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   4            2            4
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5600                      5800
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 23                      W 13
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    128800                    75400
ADI Early             32 Fair      68 Good      35 Fair
ADI Late              73 Good      4 Very Poor  58 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            4            7
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 51 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 47 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
47 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 52 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
60 percent. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-282145-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
417 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     30           30           40
Min/Max Temp          92           71           92
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  5         SW  5        W  5
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          6 AM         Continuing   12 PM
Precip End            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    43           97           37
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            2            4
Haines Index          4            5            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5700                      5600
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 22                      W 13
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    125400                    72800
ADI Early             30 Fair      49 Gen Good  38 Fair
ADI Late              71 Good      4 Very Poor  53 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       7            4            7
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 53 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 46 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
45 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 52 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
56 percent. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-282145-
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
417 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     30           30           30
Min/Max Temp          94           72           93
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  6         SW  5        W  6
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  9         Lgt/Var      W  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   12 PM
Precip End            Continuing   12 AM        Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    43           97           40
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            4            4
Haines Index          4            5            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5700                      5800
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 23                      W 14
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    131100                    81200
ADI Early             33 Fair      50 Gen Good  43 Gen Good
ADI Late              75 Good      4 Very Poor  68 Good
Max LVORI Early       6            4            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 70. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 51 percent. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 47 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
47 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 52 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
57 percent. South winds around 5 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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