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
502 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...High pressure and dry air will remain over the
region through Saturday. This will keep light northeasterly winds
over the area with temperatures slowly warming a few degrees each
day and skies remaining mostly clear. The weather pattern will
begin changing Sunday as low pressure moves into the western Gulf
Coast states with Atlantic and Gulf moisture returning to the
area.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-182145-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
502 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          72           44           76
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    29           93           32
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2600                      3100
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  9                     N  7
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    23400                     21700
ADI Early             15 Gen Poor  11 Poor      15 Gen Poor
ADI Late              27 Fair      3 Very Poor  26 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            3            5
Max LVORI Late        2            4            2
Dispersion                         7pm-8am/VP

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Minimum RH 31 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Minimum RH 44 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Minimum RH 62 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 76 percent.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 51 percent. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-182145-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
502 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          71           43           75
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    29           98           32
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2700                      3100
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  9                     N  7
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    24300                     21700
ADI Early             15 Gen Poor  11 Poor      15 Gen Poor
ADI Late              27 Fair      2 Very Poor  27 Fair
Max LVORI Early       7            3            5
Max LVORI Late        2            5            2
Dispersion                         7pm-8am/VP

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Minimum RH 32 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Minimum RH 41 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Minimum RH 59 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 73 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows around 60.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 53 percent. West winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-182145-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
502 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          73           46           77
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   NE  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    30           97           36
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2700                      3300
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE 10                     NE  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    27000                     26400
ADI Early             21 Fair      13 Gen Poor  18 Gen Poor
ADI Late              31 Fair      3 Very Poor  27 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            3            5
Max LVORI Late        2            5            2
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Minimum RH 32 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Minimum RH 45 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80.
Minimum RH 59 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 72 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 52 percent. West winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-182145-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
502 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          71           45           76
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    29           100          33
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2700                      3200
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  9                     N  7
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    24300                     22400
ADI Early             15 Gen Poor  11 Poor      15 Gen Poor
ADI Late              27 Fair      2 Very Poor  27 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            3            6
Max LVORI Late        2            5            2
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Minimum RH 33 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Minimum RH 41 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Minimum RH 55 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 67 percent.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 55 percent. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-182145-
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, and Summerton
502 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          72           48           77
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   NE  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    30           96           37
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2800                      3300
Transport Wnd (mph)   NE  9                     NE  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    25200                     26400
ADI Early             15 Gen Poor  12 Poor      18 Gen Poor
ADI Late              27 Fair      3 Very Poor  27 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            3            6
Max LVORI Late        2            5            2
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Minimum RH 33 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 80.
Minimum RH 43 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Minimum RH 57 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 67 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 54 percent. West winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures below 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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