Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 270800 FWFCAE FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC 400 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016 .DISCUSSION... FAIR WEATHER EXPECTED TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE, SURFACE AND ALOFT, ALONG WITH DRIER AIR, BUILDS BACK WESTWARD ACROSS THE REGION TODAY. LIGHT WINDS THIS MORNING EXPECTED TO BECOME GENERALLY SE THIS AFTERNOON. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE IN THE ATLANTIC, WHICH MAY BECOME TROPICAL, IS EXPECTED TO MOVE NW TOWARDS THE SC COAST SATURDAY, SPREADING MOISTURE INTO MAINLY THE SOUTH AND EAST FORECAST AREA SATURDAY AFTERNOON. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME MORE E TO NE SATURDAY AS THE OFFSHORE LOW APPROACHES. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-272115- LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ... EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON 400 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016 TODAY TONIGHT SAT CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 20 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 88 62 86 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 2 PM PRECIP END CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 36 91 34 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 1 3 HAINES INDEX 3 5 5 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5700 4300 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 10 E 8 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 57000 34400 ADI EARLY 16 GEN POOR 37 FAIR 29 FAIR ADI LATE 45 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 30 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 5 3 6 MAX LVORI LATE 2 5 2 DISPERSION 9PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ020-021-026-272115- NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO... WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING 400 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016 TODAY TONIGHT SAT CLOUD COVER PCLDY CLEAR PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 20 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 87 61 84 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM PRECIP END CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 37 93 36 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 1 4 HAINES INDEX 3 5 5 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5600 4000 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 9 E 7 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 50400 28000 ADI EARLY 16 GEN POOR 35 FAIR 24 FAIR ADI LATE 42 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 29 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 5 3 7 MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 2 DISPERSION 9PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-272115- RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN... NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG... DENMARK 400 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016 TODAY TONIGHT SAT CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 30 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 89 62 84 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 5 LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) SE 5 LGT/VAR NE 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM PRECIP END CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 32 97 39 DSI 4 3 LAL 1 1 4 HAINES INDEX 4 5 5 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5700 4200 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 12 NE 12 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 68400 50400 ADI EARLY 18 GEN POOR 39 FAIR 31 FAIR ADI LATE 50 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 34 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 7 3 6 MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 2 DISPERSION 9PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-272115- LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL... CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE 400 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016 TODAY TONIGHT SAT CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 30 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 87 62 83 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 5 LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) SE 5 LGT/VAR NE 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM PRECIP END CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 35 95 39 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 4 HAINES INDEX 3 5 5 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5400 3600 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 10 E 8 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 54000 28800 ADI EARLY 14 GEN POOR 38 FAIR 26 FAIR ADI LATE 44 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 29 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 6 3 7 MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 2 DISPERSION 9PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-272115- 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 400 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016 TODAY TONIGHT SAT CLOUD COVER MCLEAR CLEAR PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 30 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 88 62 83 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 5 LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) SE 5 LGT/VAR NE 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM PRECIP END CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 33 95 43 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 4 HAINES INDEX 4 5 5 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5600 3700 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SE 12 NE 10 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 67200 37000 ADI EARLY 18 GEN POOR 39 FAIR 31 FAIR ADI LATE 49 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 33 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 7 3 6 MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 2 DISPERSION 9PM-8AM/PO .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 LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MEMORIAL DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL. PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL. $$ 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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