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
434 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

.DISCUSSION...A SURFACE TROUGH WILL CROSS THE REGION TODAY...BRINGING
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS
POSSIBLE. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INT0 THE REGION TONIGHT INTO
WEDNESDAY.

THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL BE WEAK THROUGH THE PERIOD. SOUTHWEST
TRANSPORT WINDS THIS MORNING WILL BECOME MORE NORTHERLY THIS AFTERNOON.
MIN RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL RANGE FROM 50 TO 55 PERCENT.
PATCHY LIGHT FOG IS MAY DEVELOP LATE TONIGHT...ESPECIALLY
IN LOCATIONS WHICH RECEIVE SHOWERS.


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-282130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
434 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     70           50           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          89           70           92
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.52         0.10         0.10
PRECIP DURATION       3            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    55           95           37
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   5            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4400                      7100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  8                     SE  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    35200                     63900
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      24 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              27 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  49 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-282130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
434 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     70           40           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          87           69           91
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.57         0.00         0.10
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    54           98           39
DSI                   2                         3
LAL                   5            3            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4200                      7200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  9                      S 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    37800                     72000
ADI EARLY             16 GEN POOR  27 FAIR      10 POOR
ADI LATE              35 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            6            7
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND
90. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-282130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
434 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     70           60           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          91           71           90
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.45         0.19         0.10
PRECIP DURATION       3            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    52           99           42
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   5            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4400                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      E  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    57200                     43400
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      23 FAIR      25 FAIR
ADI LATE              35 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST 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 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-282130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
434 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     70           40           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          87           69           90
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.63         0.00         0.10
PRECIP DURATION       3            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    57           100          43
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   5            4            4
HAINES INDEX          5            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4100                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     S 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    36900                     79200
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  25 FAIR      6 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              31 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            7            8
MAX LVORI LATE        3            8            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST 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 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST 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 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-282130-
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
434 AM EDT TUE JUN 28 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     70           60           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          89           71           89
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.55         0.18         0.10
PRECIP DURATION       3            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    54           100          43
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   5            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4300                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      SE  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    43000                     50400
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  24 FAIR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              31 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-9AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND
90. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST 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 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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