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
335 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING INTO THE FORECAST AREA
FROM THE DELMARVA REGION TODAY WILL SLOWLY SHIFT FARTHER
OFFSHORE SUNDAY. AN ONSHORE FLOW INTO THE FORECAST AREA
ASSOCIATED WITH THE RIDGE WILL RESULT IN HIGHER HUMIDITY
BEGINNING SUNDAY. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL BE 25 TO
30 PERCENT TODAY AND AROUND 35 PERCENT SUNDAY.

A FEW AREAS MAINLY NEAR WATER SOURCES WILL HAVE FOG
DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS TODAY AND SUNDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-232130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
335 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           60           86
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   E  7         LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    29           94           37
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            5            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3900                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 10                     E  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    39000                     35200
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      37 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              39 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 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 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-232130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
335 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           57           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   E  6         LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    26           95           34
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4200                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  8                     E  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    33600                     36800
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      30 FAIR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              34 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            3            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND
90. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 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 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-232130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
335 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          83           58           87
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      E  5         E  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   E  9         LGT/VAR      E  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    29           99           36
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4200                      4900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 13                      E 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    54600                     49000
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      38 FAIR      32 FAIR
ADI LATE              38 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-232130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
335 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           57           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   E  6         LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    26           98           34
DSI                   4                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4500                      4900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  8                     SE  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    36000                     39200
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      32 FAIR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              35 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            3            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND
90. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH 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 47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-232130-
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
335 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          83           59           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   E  7         LGT/VAR      E  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    28           98           34
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4100                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 10                      E  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    41000                     43200
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      35 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              39 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  36 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH 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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