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
329 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL SHIFT OFF THE EAST COAST AS
MOISTURE FLOWS INTO THE REGION FROM THE SOUTH. SHOWERS WILL BEGIN
LATE TONIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGHOUT THE DAY. SHOWERS WILL BE
HEAVY AT TIMES WITH THE LARGEST RAINFALL TOTALS IN THE EAST.
THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE POSSIBLE ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHTS
WILL REMAIN LOW THROUGHOUT THE DAY STAYING BELOW 1000 FT AGL.

SCATTERED SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE ON MONDAY AS A COLD FRONT STALLS
ALONG THE COAST. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS CAN NOT BE RULED OUT.
STRONG SURFACE WINDS GUSTING UP TO 25 MPH ARE LIKELY ON MONDAY.
TRANSPORT WINDS WILL BE OUT OF THE SW RANGING FROM 25 TO 30 MPH.

A WIDESPREAD FOG EVENT IS POSSIBLE EARLY SUNDAY MORNING AS THE
WARM FRONT APPROACHES. EARLY MORNING SHOWERS WILL ALSO WORK TO
DECREASE VISIBILITIES.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-230945-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
329 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           100          100          30
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           53           50           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      NE  8        S  8         SW 10 G19
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  5         E  9         SW  9 G15    SW 10 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         1.37         0.47         0.07
PRECIP DURATION       2            8            8            0
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    93           81           100          49
DSI                                1                         2
LAL                   1            4            4            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 900                       2800
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                11PM-7AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 12                      SW 28
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 10800                     78400
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR  12 POOR      47 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              7 POOR       17 GEN POOR  14 GEN POOR  62 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            8            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            8            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THANKSGIVING DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-230945-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
329 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           100          100          30
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           52           49           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      NE  5        S  8         SW 11 G20
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      E  7         SW  9 G15    SW 12 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         1.10         0.57         0.07
PRECIP DURATION       0            8            8            0
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    93           77           100          50
DSI                                1                         2
LAL                   1            4            4            2
HAINES INDEX          3            2            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 900                       2700
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                11PM-7AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 16                      SW 30
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 14400                     81000
ADI EARLY             3 VERY POOR  14 GEN POOR  13 GEN POOR  49 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR  14 GEN POOR  63 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            8            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            8            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-230945-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
329 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           100          100          30
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           58           54           76
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      E  8         S  8         SW  9 G20
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  5         E  8         SW  8        SW 11 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         1.41         0.39         0.11
PRECIP DURATION       3            8            8            0
PRECIP BEGIN          11 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    94           86           100          50
DSI                                1                         2
LAL                   1            4            4            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 900                       2700
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 16                     SW 29
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 14400                     78300
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       20 GEN POOR  12 POOR      49 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              7 POOR       20 GEN POOR  13 GEN POOR  62 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            8            5
MAX LVORI LATE        6            7            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-230945-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
329 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            100          100          40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           53           50           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      NE  5        SE 11 G16    SW 11 G23
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      E  8         SW 10 G16    SW 12 G24
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.86         0.71         0.08
PRECIP DURATION       0            8            8            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    96           81           100          57
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            4            4            2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 800                       2600
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                11PM-7AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 16                      SW 32
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 12800                     83200
ADI EARLY             3 VERY POOR  14 GEN POOR  15 GEN POOR  50 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR  16 GEN POOR  67 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            6            5
MAX LVORI LATE        6            5            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH
62 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-230945-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
329 PM EST SAT NOV 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           100          100          40
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           58           54           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      E  6         S 10 G16     SW 10 G22
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      E  7         SW  9        SW 12 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         1.17         0.57         0.10
PRECIP DURATION       0            8            8            0
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    97           84           100          55
DSI                                1                         2
LAL                   1            4            4            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 900                       2600
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                11PM-7AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 17                      SW 31
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 15300                     80600
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR  13 GEN POOR  48 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR  14 GEN POOR  64 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            7            5
MAX LVORI LATE        6            6            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THANKSGIVING DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR 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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