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
145 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...A FRONT NEAR THE COAST WILL SHIFT SLIGHTLY
INLAND WHILE A WEAK IN SITU WEDGE REMAINS ACROSS THE WESTERN
CAROLINAS. A MOIST ATMOSPHERE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE...PROVIDING
GOOD CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-012130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
145 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           50           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          83           70           85
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.17         0.13         0.17
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    60           93           54
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2700                      3800
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  6                     E  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    16200                     19000
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      17 GEN POOR  10 POOR
ADI LATE              11 POOR      2 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            6            8
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH
62 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM
RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-012130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
145 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           50           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           69           83
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.21         0.14         0.16
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    63           99           58
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2300                      3600
DISPERSION                         8PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  6                      SE  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    13800                     18000
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR  10 POOR
ADI LATE              12 POOR      2 VERY POOR  15 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            7            10
MAX LVORI LATE        3            9            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-012130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
145 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           50           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          86           71           87
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.24         0.20         0.23
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    55           95           54
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2900                      4100
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  7                      E  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    20300                     20500
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  23 FAIR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            6            10
MAX LVORI LATE        3            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-012130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
145 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           60           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           69           82
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.38         0.24         0.25
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    67           100          65
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2500                      3400
DISPERSION                         8PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      SE  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    22500                     20400
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      26 FAIR      9 POOR
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  15 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            6            10
MAX LVORI LATE        3            9            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH
59 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM
RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-012130-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
145 AM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           50           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          84           71           85
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.28         0.24         0.30
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    59           99           57
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2900                      3800
DISPERSION                         8PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  7                      SE  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    20300                     19000
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      28 FAIR      12 POOR
ADI LATE              24 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            6            10
MAX LVORI LATE        3            9            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM
RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST 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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