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
426 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...A WEDGE PATTERN WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE FORECAST
TODAY THROUGH MONDAY. WIDESPREAD SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS EXPECTED.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE ABOVE 60 PERCENT WITH MIXING
HEIGHTS BELOW 2000 FEET BOTH DAYS.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-042115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
426 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     100          100          60
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           45           55
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  E  7         NE  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   E  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.42         0.59         0.14
PRECIP DURATION       8            8            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    73           100          90
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1900                      1200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 14                      E  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    26600                     8400
ADI EARLY             23 FAIR      10 POOR      6 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              25 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  10 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            9            7
DISPERSION                         NONE/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-042115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
426 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     100          100          40
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           43           54
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  E  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   E  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.39         0.65         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       8            8
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    73           100          85
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1800                      1600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 12                      E  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    21600                     11200
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  9 POOR       5 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  12 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            8            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            9            6
DISPERSION                         NONE/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-042115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
426 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     90           90           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           47           57
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  E  7         NE  6        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   E  7         LGT/VAR      NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.24         0.61         0.20
PRECIP DURATION       4            6            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    65           100          81
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1900                      1300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 15                      NE  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    28500                     9100
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      11 POOR      9 POOR
ADI LATE              28 FAIR      7 POOR       12 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            7
MAX LVORI LATE        5            8            5
DISPERSION                         NONE/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-042115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
426 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     90           100          40
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           43           55
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   E  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.29         0.71         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            8            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    70           100          80
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2000                      1800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 10                      NE  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    20000                     14400
ADI EARLY             17 GEN POOR  9 POOR       7 POOR
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            7            8
MAX LVORI LATE        5            8            5
DISPERSION                         NONE/PO

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-042115-
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
426 AM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     80           100          50
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           46           57
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  NE  6        E  6         LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   E  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.23         0.65         0.15
PRECIP DURATION       4            8            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    65           100          78
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1800                      1500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 14                      NE  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    25200                     10500
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      11 POOR      9 POOR
ADI LATE              25 FAIR      7 POOR       11 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            6            8
MAX LVORI LATE        5            9            5
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST 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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