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
1259 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...A PRESSURE RIDGE WILL REMAIN SOUTH OF THE
FORECAST AREA THROUGH THURSDAY. A BUILDING UPPER RIDGE JUST TO
OUR WEST WILL REDUCE THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY...
AND LEAD TO HOTTER HIGH TEMPERATURES.

AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL BE AROUND 105.
LOWEST AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES WILL BE 30 TO 40 PERCENT.

THERE WILL BE AREAS OF FOG DURING DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-200930-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
1259 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           97           73           99
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.02         0.02         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         2 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            10 PM        CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    90           34           88           33
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   2            2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6500                      6500
DISPERSION            9PM-9AM/PO                9PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 10                     W  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 65000                     58500
ADI EARLY             78 GOOD      35 FAIR      52 GEN GOOD  31 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-200930-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
1259 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           96           72           98
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.02         0.02         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         2 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            11 PM        CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    94           36           89           33
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   2            2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6500                      6500
DISPERSION            9PM-9AM/PO                9PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  9                      NW  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 58500                     52000
ADI EARLY             63 GOOD      29 FAIR      42 GEN GOOD  30 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            7            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-200930-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
1259 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           98           73           100
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  6 G15     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      W  7         LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.02         0.02         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         2 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            11 PM        CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    93           36           93           33
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   2            2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6500                      6500
DISPERSION            9PM-9AM/PO                9PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 12                      W  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 78000                     39000
ADI EARLY             84 GOOD      36 FAIR      46 GEN GOOD  40 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            7            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-200930-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
1259 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          70           95           71           98
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      W  5         LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.02         0.02         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         2 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM        CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    99           39           96           35
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6400                      6500
DISPERSION            9PM-9AM/PO                9PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  9                      NW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 57600                     65000
ADI EARLY             50 GEN GOOD  20 GEN POOR  33 FAIR      35 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            8            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-200930-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
1259 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           97           73           99
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.02         0.02         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         2 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM        CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    99           36           95           33
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6500                      6500
DISPERSION            9PM-9AM/PO                9PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 10                      W  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 65000                     58500
ADI EARLY             76 GOOD      28 FAIR      39 FAIR      38 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  39 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            8            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE 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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