Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 270716 FWFCAE FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC 316 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 .DISCUSSION... UPPER ENERGY AND A SURFACE LOW WILL MOVE NE OFFSHORE THE SC COAST TODAY, WHILE A PREFRONTAL TROUGH WILL MOVE SLOWLY SOUTH INTO OUR REGION TODAY, PROVIDING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS, FOR MAINLY OUR NORTHERN FA, THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. EXPECT LIGHT WINDS TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY TRAVERSE THE FA WEDNESDAY, PROVIDING A BETTER CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS, MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON. EXPECT INCREASING SW SURFACE AND TRANSPORT WINDS WEDNESDAY. AREAS OF FOG, POSSIBLY LOCALLY DENSE, EARLY THIS MORNING. PATCHY FOG LATE TUESDAY NIGHT/EARLY WEDNESDAY. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-272115- LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ... EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON 316 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 30 30 20 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 88 67 86 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING 7 AM PRECIP END CONTINUING 2 AM CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 47 98 36 DSI 2 2 LAL 3 3 3 HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5500 5000 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 9 SW 17 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 49500 85000 ADI EARLY 9 POOR 29 FAIR 28 FAIR ADI LATE 33 FAIR 2 VERY POOR 75 GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 9 6 7 MAX LVORI LATE 2 7 1 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ020-021-026-272115- NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO... WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING 316 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 40 50 30 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 86 67 85 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.16 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 2 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 51 98 40 DSI 2 2 LAL 3 3 3 HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5000 4800 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 9 SW 16 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 45000 76800 ADI EARLY 11 POOR 31 FAIR 28 FAIR ADI LATE 33 FAIR 2 VERY POOR 78 GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 9 7 7 MAX LVORI LATE 3 7 1 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ 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 316 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 20 20 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 88 68 86 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 3 PM CONTINUING 6 AM PRECIP END CONTINUING 2 AM CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 49 98 43 DSI 2 2 LAL 3 3 3 HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5400 5000 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 5 SW 16 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 27000 80000 ADI EARLY 9 POOR 19 GEN POOR 23 FAIR ADI LATE 18 GEN POOR 3 VERY POOR 74 GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 9 5 7 MAX LVORI LATE 3 6 1 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-272115- LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL... CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE 316 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 40 40 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 85 68 83 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 54 98 51 DSI 2 2 LAL 3 3 3 HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4500 4300 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 6 SW 16 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 27000 68800 ADI EARLY 9 POOR 20 GEN POOR 21 FAIR ADI LATE 22 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 70 GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 9 6 6 MAX LVORI LATE 3 6 1 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ 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 316 AM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 30 30 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 87 69 85 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 52 98 48 DSI 2 2 LAL 3 3 3 HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4900 4600 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 3 SW 16 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 14700 73600 ADI EARLY 9 POOR 14 GEN POOR 21 FAIR ADI LATE 12 POOR 3 VERY POOR 69 GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 8 6 7 MAX LVORI LATE 3 6 2 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST 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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