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
405 AM EDT FRI JUL 1 2016

.DISCUSSION...AN UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE OVER THE
NEXT FEW DAYS AS A SURFACE TROUGH REMAINS STALLED THROUGH THE AREA.
AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL FOCUS
ALONG THE SEA BREEZE BOUNDARY TO OUR EAST AND THE TROUGH STALLED
THROUGH THE UPSTATE AND WESTERN MIDLANDS.

TRANSPORT WINDS WILL REMAIN SOUTHWEST TO WEST...GENERALLY AT 10 MPH
OR LESS OUTSIDE OF THUNDERSTORMS. MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHTS WILL
RANGE FROM 5500 TO 6600 FEET EACH DAY...BUT WILL BE MUCH LOWER IN AND
AROUND SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MIN RH WILL RANGE FROM 40 TO 55
PERCENT TODAY THEN 35 TO 50 PERCENT ON SATURDAY.

EARLY MORNING PATCHY FOG IS POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY IN AREAS RECEIVING
RAINFALL...WHILE EXTENSIVE LOW CLOUDS WILL BURN OFF BY LATE MORNING.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-012130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
405 AM EDT FRI JUL 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           10           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          92           73           96
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM                       12 PM
PRECIP END            6 PM                       CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    41           98           36
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   3            3            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  8                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    46400                     59400
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      38 FAIR      29 FAIR
ADI LATE              49 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY 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.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-012130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
405 AM EDT FRI JUL 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           20           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          93           72           95
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   12 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   9 PM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    40           96           37
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   3            3            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6000                      6600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      W  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    54000                     59400
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      39 FAIR      23 FAIR
ADI LATE              53 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 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 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-012130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
405 AM EDT FRI JUL 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           20           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          92           73           96
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  6        LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   12 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   9 PM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    45           99           39
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            3            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5400                      5600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      SW  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    70200                     44800
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      32 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              40 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 44 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 MID
90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-012130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
405 AM EDT FRI JUL 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          91           73           94
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    46           98           41
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            3            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5900                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     SW 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    59000                     78000
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      38 FAIR      17 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              43 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 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 57 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-012130-
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
405 AM EDT FRI JUL 1 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          93           74           95
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   SW  7        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    46           99           41
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   4            3            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5500                      5700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    55000                     51300
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      30 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              40 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2
DISPERSION                         9PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 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 MID
90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

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