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
509 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...A STATIONARY FRONT NEAR THE NORTH AND
SOUTH CAROLINA BORDER TODAY WILL LIFT NORTH AS A WARM FRONT
TONIGHT. A MOIST SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL OCCUR INTO THE FORECAST
AREA THROUGH SUNDAY. WIDESPREAD FOG WILL OCCUR IN THE AREA
SOUTHEAST OF COLUMBIA EARLY THIS MORNING UNTIL AROUND 900 AM.
PATCHY FOG WILL OCCUR ELSEWHERE. AREAS OF FOG WILL OCCUR
DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS SUNDAY. MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY WILL BE MAINLY 35 TO 40 PERCENT TODAY...AND 45 TO 50
PERCENT SUNDAY. WINDS WILL BE MAINLY SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH
5 TO 10 MPH THROUGH SUNDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-302130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
509 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           40           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          89           66           83
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SE  7        S  6
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   S  7         S  7         SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.21
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    36           98           49
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5400                      3800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 15                      SW 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    81000                     57000
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      35 FAIR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              49 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            3
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM
RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-302130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
509 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           40           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          87           66           82
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SE  6        S  6
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SE  6        SE  7        SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.22
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN          12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    40           96           53
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4400                      3800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 14                      SW 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    61600                     60800
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  35 FAIR      17 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              38 FAIR      7 POOR       41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            3
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM
RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-302130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
509 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            30           50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          90           67           85
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SE  5        SE  9        S  7
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   S  8         SE  7        SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.17
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    33           95           48
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   3            4            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5200                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 15                      SW 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    78000                     59200
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      51 GEN GOOD  21 FAIR
ADI LATE              51 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            3
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-302130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
509 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           40           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          85           66           82
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SE  5        SE  8        S  7
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SE  7        SE  7        SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.18
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN          12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    47           92           53
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4000                      3500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 13                      SW 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    52000                     63000
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      35 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              35 FAIR      8 POOR       45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            3
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM
RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND
80. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-302130-
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
509 AM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            30           50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          88           67           84
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  SE  5        SE  8        S  7
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SE  8        SE  7        S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.16
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    41           94           51
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4300                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 14                      SW 16
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    60200                     59200
ADI EARLY             17 GEN POOR  54 GEN GOOD  23 FAIR
ADI LATE              54 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            3
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION BELOW 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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