Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 092003 FWFCAE FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC 303 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 .DISCUSSION...ONE MORE REINFORCING FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL DROP ACROSS THE AREA BY WEDNESDAY MORNING...KEEPING A TIGHT PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER THE AREA THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. COLD AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THURSDAY. GOOD TO FAIR DISPERSION IS FORECAST FOR TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING...WITH NO FOG DEVELOPMENT. WEST SURFACE WINDS WILL BEGIN AT SPEEDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH WEDNESDAY MORNING...THEN INCREASE TO 15 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY BY AFTERNOON. TRANSPORT WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASE TO 20 TO 30 MPH. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL DROP TO AROUND 25 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-101130- LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ... EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON 303 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE MIN/MAX TEMP 26 42 25 50 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) W 8 G19 W 9 G21 W 7 G15 W 5 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) W 8 G17 W 13 G23 W 6 W 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 69 25 72 30 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 5 5 3 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6100 3900 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 28 SW 9 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 170800 35100 ADI EARLY 26 FAIR 58 GEN GOOD 16 GEN POOR 28 FAIR ADI LATE 12 POOR 90 GOOD 6 VERY POOR 39 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 2 3 MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 3 2 DISPERSION 11PM-7AM/GD 9PM-8AM/FA .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 22 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ SCZ020-021-026-101130- NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO... WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING 303 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE MIN/MAX TEMP 24 43 22 47 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) W 7 G17 W 8 G20 W 6 G15 LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) W 6 W 13 G23 W 5 W 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 74 25 75 26 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 5 5 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6300 4300 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 25 W 8 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 157500 34400 ADI EARLY 27 FAIR 50 GEN GOOD 22 FAIR 31 FAIR ADI LATE 11 POOR 83 GOOD 5 VERY POOR 43 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 3 3 MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 3 2 DISPERSION 11PM-7AM/FA 9PM-8AM/FA .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19. HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 20 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-101130- RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN... NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG... DENMARK 303 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE MIN/MAX TEMP 27 44 25 51 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) W 10 G21 W 12 G23 W 8 G18 W 6 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) W 9 G16 W 16 G27 W 6 W 8 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 72 25 73 29 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 5 5 3 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5800 4000 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 29 SW 10 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 168200 40000 ADI EARLY 26 FAIR 57 GEN GOOD 25 FAIR 33 FAIR ADI LATE 11 POOR 93 GOOD 6 VERY POOR 49 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 2 3 MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 3 1 DISPERSION 11PM-7AM/GD 9PM-8AM/FA .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 22 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-101130- LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL... CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE 303 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE MIN/MAX TEMP 25 43 21 45 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) W 7 G17 W 8 G18 W 7 G16 W 6 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) W 6 W 13 G24 W 5 W 8 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 72 25 72 26 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 5 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6600 4400 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 24 NW 9 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 158400 39600 ADI EARLY 24 FAIR 47 GEN GOOD 22 FAIR 33 FAIR ADI LATE 10 POOR 83 GOOD 5 VERY POOR 53 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 3 3 MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 3 2 DISPERSION 11PM-7AM/FA 9PM-8AM/FA .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 18. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 21 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-101130- 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 303 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE MIN/MAX TEMP 27 44 24 48 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) W 9 G21 W 11 G22 W 8 G18 W 6 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) W 8 G19 W 16 G27 W 6 W 7 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 70 25 73 27 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 5 5 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5900 4200 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 29 W 9 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 171100 37800 ADI EARLY 26 FAIR 56 GEN GOOD 24 FAIR 33 FAIR ADI LATE 11 POOR 92 GOOD 7 POOR 48 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 2 3 2 3 MAX LVORI LATE 3 1 3 2 DISPERSION 11PM-7AM/GD 9PM-8AM/FA .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 22 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL. $$ 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 $$ ACM

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