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
326 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THE PERIOD
WITH INCREASING MOISTURE INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. AS MOISTURE
INCREASES THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY
MAINLY ACROSS THE CSRA...WITH A GENERAL LOW CHANCE ACROSS THE AREA SUNDAY.
SOUTHEAST TRANSPORT WINDS TODAY AND SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST TRANSPORT WINDS
SUNDAY WILL KEEP AFTERNOON RH LEVELS WELL ABOVE CRITICAL VALUES. AFTERNOON
MIXING HEIGHTS WILL BE MAINLY 4000 FT TO 5000 FT BOTH TODAY AND SUNDAY.
SOME FOG IS EXPECTED EARLY THIS MORNING PARTICULARLY IN FOG PRONE
LOCATIONS. FOG OR LOW STRATUS IS ALSO POSSIBLE SUNDAY MORNING.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-302115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
326 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          93           71           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.09
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   9 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    40           94           45
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          6            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5600                      4500
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 10                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    56000                     40500
ADI EARLY             7 POOR       34 FAIR      10 POOR
ADI LATE              35 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  34 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...MOSTLY 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.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 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 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-302115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
326 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          93           69           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.11
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    9 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    39           97           46
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5200                      4600
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    46800                     41400
ADI EARLY             7 POOR       33 FAIR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              36 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 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 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-302115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
326 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          93           71           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.07
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       CONTINUING   10 AM
PRECIP END                         12 AM        CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    38           98           46
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5600                      4900
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  9                     SW  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    50400                     39200
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       34 FAIR      11 POOR
ADI LATE              35 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 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 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-302115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
326 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          92           70           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.07
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    9 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    43           100          46
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            4
HAINES INDEX          6            6            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5100                      4600
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 10                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    51000                     41400
ADI EARLY             7 POOR       43 GEN GOOD  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              38 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY 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.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...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.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY 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.
.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. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-302115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
326 AM EDT SAT AUG 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          93           71           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    10 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    39           100          46
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            4
HAINES INDEX          5            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5100                      4800
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 12                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    61200                     43200
ADI EARLY             7 POOR       39 FAIR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              36 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY 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.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST 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 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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