Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 210740 FWFCAE Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central South Carolina and East Central Georgia National Weather Service Columbia SC 340 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017 .DISCUSSION...High pressure centered off the East Coast will circulate an onshore flow with increased low-level moisture in the forecast area through Tuesday. Isolated to scattered showers and thunderstorms this afternoon and evening will favor the southeastern part of the Midlands and CSRA. A slight increase in shower and thunderstorm coverage across the entire area is expected Tuesday. Patchy fog will occur during the early morning hours today and Tuesday with any fog dissipating around 900 am. It will remain hot through Tuesday with afternoon heat index values peaking around 100. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-212115- Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield- Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans, Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston 340 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017 Today Tonight Tue Cloud Cover PCldy PCldy PCldy Precip Type Tstms Tstms Tstms Precip Chance (%) 20 20 30 Min/Max Temp 94 74 93 20ft Wind/Early(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20ft Wind/Late(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin 3 PM Continuing 1 PM Precip End Continuing 9 PM Continuing Max/Min Humidity % 50 95 47 DSI 3 3 LAL 2 2 4 Haines Index 4 4 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5500 5700 Transport Wnd (mph) SE 8 SW 8 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 44000 45600 ADI Early 24 Fair 26 Fair 18 Gen Poor ADI Late 34 Fair 4 Very Poor 36 Fair Max LVORI Early 8 4 7 Max LVORI Late 2 6 2 Dispersion 9pm-8am/po REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 45 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 55 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 51 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph. .SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph. $$ SCZ020-021-026-212115- Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda- Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills, Saluda, and Ridge Spring 340 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017 Today Tonight Tue Cloud Cover PCldy PCldy PCldy Precip Type Tstms None Tstms Precip Chance (%) 20 0 30 Min/Max Temp 93 73 93 20ft Wind/Early(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20ft Wind/Late(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin 3 PM 1 PM Precip End Continuing Continuing Max/Min Humidity % 46 96 47 DSI 3 3 LAL 2 2 4 Haines Index 4 4 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5800 5900 Transport Wnd (mph) SE 8 SW 9 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 46400 53100 ADI Early 26 Fair 30 Fair 22 Fair ADI Late 35 Fair 3 Very Poor 41 Gen Good Max LVORI Early 9 4 7 Max LVORI Late 2 6 2 Dispersion 9pm-8am/po REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 44 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 46 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph. .SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 38 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-212115- Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg- Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken, North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg, and Denmark 340 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017 Today Tonight Tue Cloud Cover PCldy PCldy PCldy Precip Type Tstms Tstms Tstms Precip Chance (%) 30 20 30 Min/Max Temp 93 73 94 20ft Wind/Early(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20ft Wind/Late(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin 12 PM Continuing 1 PM Precip End Continuing 10 PM Continuing Max/Min Humidity % 50 98 47 DSI 3 3 LAL 4 2 4 Haines Index 4 4 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5000 5500 Transport Wnd (mph) SE 9 SW 8 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 45000 44000 ADI Early 22 Fair 30 Fair 18 Gen Poor ADI Late 37 Fair 3 Very Poor 34 Fair Max LVORI Early 9 4 8 Max LVORI Late 2 6 2 Dispersion 9pm-8am/po REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 48 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 58 percent. North winds around 5 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 54 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 42 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 38 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-212115- Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee- Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw, Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville 340 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017 Today Tonight Tue Cloud Cover PCldy PCldy PCldy Precip Type Tstms None Tstms Precip Chance (%) 20 0 30 Min/Max Temp 93 73 93 20ft Wind/Early(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20ft Wind/Late(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin 1 PM 1 PM Precip End Continuing Continuing Max/Min Humidity % 46 96 47 DSI 3 3 LAL 4 2 4 Haines Index 5 5 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5600 5600 Transport Wnd (mph) SE 8 SW 10 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 44800 56000 ADI Early 22 Fair 31 Fair 21 Fair ADI Late 34 Fair 3 Very Poor 44 Gen Good Max LVORI Early 9 4 7 Max LVORI Late 2 6 2 Dispersion 9pm-8am/po REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 47 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 46 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 43 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 40 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-212115- 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, and Summerton 340 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017 Today Tonight Tue Cloud Cover PCldy PCldy PCldy Precip Type Tstms Tstms Tstms Precip Chance (%) 30 20 30 Min/Max Temp 93 74 93 20ft Wind/Early(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20ft Wind/Late(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin 11 AM Continuing 1 PM Precip End Continuing 10 PM Continuing Max/Min Humidity % 49 97 47 DSI 3 3 LAL 4 2 4 Haines Index 4 4 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5200 5700 Transport Wnd (mph) SE 8 SW 9 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 41600 51300 ADI Early 21 Fair 30 Fair 17 Gen Poor ADI Late 34 Fair 3 Very Poor 40 Fair Max LVORI Early 9 5 7 Max LVORI Late 2 6 2 Dispersion 9pm-8am/po REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 50 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. North winds around 5 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 44 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. $$ .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... Temperatures below normal. Precipitation near normal. $$ 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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