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 FOR SOUTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
319 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE OFF THE GEORGIA AND SOUTH CAROLINA
COAST WILL MOVE A LITTLE FARTHER OUT TO SEA TODAY AS A PRESSURE
RIDGE APPROACHES FROM THE WEST. THIS RIDGE WILL EXTEND THROUGH
THE FORECAST AREA MONDAY. THERE WILL BE AREAS OF LIGHT RAIN...
DRIZZLE AND FOG MAINLY IN THE EAST PART EARLY TODAY. CLOUDINESS
WILL LIKELY PERSIST AND KEEP MIXING HEIGHTS RELATIVELY LOW. IT WILL
BE BREEZY TODAY WITH GUSTS 25 TO 30 MPH. WINDS WILL DIMINISH
TONIGHT AS THE RIDGE GET CLOSER AND THE PRESSURE GRADIENT
DIMINISHES. MONDAY WILL BE VERY DRY WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY
LOWERING TO AROUND 25 PERCENT. HOWEVER...WINDS WILL BE LIGHT.
FOG IS NOT EXPECTED TONIGHT OR MONDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-202130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
319 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          67           47           76
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 12 G26    NE  6 G22    LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 13 G26    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            1 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    39           82           23
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2900                      4200
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 21                     NE  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    60900                     37800
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      41 GEN GOOD  34 FAIR
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-202130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
319 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          67           45           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 11 G24    NE  7 G22    N  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 12 G26    N  5         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            1 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    38           84           22
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3100                      4100
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 18                     NE  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    55800                     36900
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      36 FAIR      33 FAIR
ADI LATE              38 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-202130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
319 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           46           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 14 G27    NE  8 G25    N  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 14 G27    N  5 G15     N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    43           87           23
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2800                      4200
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 22                     N 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    61600                     63000
ADI EARLY             36 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD  38 FAIR
ADI LATE              45 GEN GOOD  10 POOR      51 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-202130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
319 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           44           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 13 G27    NE 10 G27    N  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 15 G30    N  8 G16     N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    41           85           26
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3200                      3700
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 21                     NE 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    67200                     44400
ADI EARLY             36 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  35 FAIR
ADI LATE              45 GEN GOOD  11 POOR      38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-202130-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
319 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           45           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N 14 G30     N 10 G27     N  7 G15
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 14 G30    N  7 G18     N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    46           87           23
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2800                      3800
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 21                     NE 15
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    58800                     57000
ADI EARLY             36 FAIR      39 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              42 GEN GOOD  12 POOR      52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 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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