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000 FNUS52 KCAE 230805 FWFCAE Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central South Carolina and East Central Georgia National Weather Service Columbia SC 405 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017 .DISCUSSION...High pressure will build over the area today into Friday. The high pressure axis will move offshore by late Friday. Dry weather is expected through Friday. Afternoon mixing heights will be just under 4000 ft today and 4500 to 5000 ft Friday. Transport winds will be from the east at 5 to 10 mph today and southerly 5 to 10 mph Friday. Afternoon RH values will be around 25 percent today and 35 to 40 percent Friday. Early morning fog is not anticipated today due to good low-level mixing. Dispersion tonight is expected to be fair. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-232145- Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield- Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans, Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston 405 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017 Today Tonight Fri Cloud Cover PCldy PCldy PCldy Precip Type None None None Precip Chance (%) 0 0 0 Min/Max Temp 62 44 70 20ft Wind/Early(mph) NE 7 Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20ft Wind/Late(mph) E 7 Lgt/Var SE 5 Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin Precip End Max/Min Humidity % 27 87 41 DSI 2 3 LAL 1 1 1 Haines Index 4 4 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3700 4800 Transport Wnd (mph) E 9 S 10 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 33300 48000 ADI Early 26 Fair 27 Fair 16 Gen Poor ADI Late 37 Fair 4 Very Poor 42 Gen Good Max LVORI Early 3 3 5 Max LVORI Late 1 4 2 Dispersion 9pm-7am/FA REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. $$ SCZ020-021-026-232145- Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda- Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills, Saluda, and Ridge Spring 405 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017 Today Tonight Fri Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy Precip Type None None None Precip Chance (%) 0 0 0 Min/Max Temp 60 40 69 20ft Wind/Early(mph) NE 5 Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20ft Wind/Late(mph) E 5 Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin Precip End Max/Min Humidity % 23 88 41 DSI 2 3 LAL 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4200 5000 Transport Wnd (mph) E 9 S 9 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 37800 45000 ADI Early 28 Fair 28 Fair 21 Fair ADI Late 38 Fair 3 Very Poor 39 Fair Max LVORI Early 3 3 5 Max LVORI Late 1 4 2 Dispersion 9pm-7am/FA REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-232145- Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg- Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken, North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg, and Denmark 405 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017 Today Tonight Fri Cloud Cover PCldy MClear PCldy Precip Type None None None Precip Chance (%) 0 0 0 Min/Max Temp 64 43 72 20ft Wind/Early(mph) NE 8 G17 E 5 Lgt/Var 20ft Wind/Late(mph) E 8 Lgt/Var SE 6 Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin Precip End Max/Min Humidity % 25 96 38 DSI 2 3 LAL 1 1 1 Haines Index 4 4 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3600 4800 Transport Wnd (mph) E 10 S 12 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 36000 57600 ADI Early 26 Fair 31 Fair 24 Fair ADI Late 40 Fair 4 Very Poor 49 Gen Good Max LVORI Early 2 3 6 Max LVORI Late 2 5 1 Dispersion 9pm-7am/FA REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-232145- Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee- Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw, Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville 405 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017 Today Tonight Fri Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy Precip Type None None None Precip Chance (%) 0 0 0 Min/Max Temp 60 38 70 20ft Wind/Early(mph) NE 6 Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20ft Wind/Late(mph) E 6 Lgt/Var S 5 Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin Precip End Max/Min Humidity % 23 88 38 DSI 2 3 LAL 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4300 5000 Transport Wnd (mph) E 8 S 10 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 34400 50000 ADI Early 24 Fair 28 Fair 23 Fair ADI Late 39 Fair 3 Very Poor 43 Gen Good Max LVORI Early 3 3 5 Max LVORI Late 2 4 1 Dispersion 9pm-7am/FA REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80. West winds around 5 mph. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-232145- 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 405 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017 Today Tonight Fri Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy Precip Type None None None Precip Chance (%) 0 0 0 Min/Max Temp 62 41 71 20ft Wind/Early(mph) NE 7 G17 E 5 Lgt/Var 20ft Wind/Late(mph) E 7 Lgt/Var SE 5 Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin Precip End Max/Min Humidity % 22 95 39 DSI 2 3 LAL 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 4 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4100 4900 Transport Wnd (mph) E 10 S 10 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 41000 49000 ADI Early 26 Fair 31 Fair 23 Fair ADI Late 42 Gen Good 3 Very Poor 42 Gen Good Max LVORI Early 3 3 7 Max LVORI Late 2 5 2 Dispersion 9pm-7am/FA REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest 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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