Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 271859 FWFCAE FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC 259 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016 .DISCUSSION...A WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE NEAR THE SOUTH CAROLINA-NORTH CAROLINA BORDER WILL PROMOTE ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE NORTHERN MIDLANDS LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING. THE WEAK PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL CONTINUE TO SUPPORT POOR DISPERSION LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. ENOUGH LOW-LEVEL MOISTURE WILL BE PRESENT FOR PATCHY FOG DEVELOPMENT OVERNIGHT. SURFACE WINDS SUNDAY WILL BE FROM THE NORTHEAST LESS THAN 5 MPH AFTER DAYBREAK...THEN BECOME EAST-NORTHEAST ASROUND 10 MPH BY AFTERNOON. TRANSPORT WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 10 TO 15 MPH. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL DROP TO NEAR 45 PERCENT. AN UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE CURRENTLY WELL OFF THE SOUTHEASTERN US COAST WILL APPROACH THE AREA SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY...AND PROVIDE ATMOSPHERIC ENERGY TO SUPPORT SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-281145- LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ... EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON 259 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016 TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 30 30 30 PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 74 93 73 92 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 5 LGT/VAR NE 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM CONTINUING 12 PM PRECIP END CONTINUING 3 AM CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 90 44 94 46 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 4 2 4 HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5600 5800 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 12 NE 10 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 67200 58000 ADI EARLY 44 GEN GOOD 19 GEN POOR 43 GEN GOOD 20 GEN POOR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 50 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 47 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 6 3 6 MAX LVORI LATE 5 2 6 2 DISPERSION 8PM-8AM/PO 8PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ020-021-026-281145- NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO... WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING 259 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016 TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 20 30 30 20 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 74 93 73 91 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 12 PM CONTINUING 12 PM PRECIP END 4 AM CONTINUING 3 AM CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 95 46 94 43 DSI 3 3 LAL 4 4 2 4 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5700 6000 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 10 NE 9 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 57000 54000 ADI EARLY 34 FAIR 25 FAIR 36 FAIR 20 GEN POOR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 44 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 42 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 4 7 4 6 MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 7 2 DISPERSION 8PM-8AM/PO 8PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-281145- RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN... NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG... DENMARK 259 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016 TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 30 30 30 PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 73 93 73 92 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR E 5 LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 7 LGT/VAR NE 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM CONTINUING 12 PM PRECIP END CONTINUING 2 AM CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 95 44 97 45 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 4 2 4 HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 5 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5400 5500 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 13 E 12 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 70200 66000 ADI EARLY 47 GEN GOOD 23 FAIR 36 FAIR 22 FAIR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 40 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 49 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 6 4 7 MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 6 2 DISPERSION 8PM-8AM/PO 8PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-281145- LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL... CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE 259 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016 TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 30 30 30 20 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 73 92 73 91 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 6 LGT/VAR NE 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 12 PM CONTINUING 12 PM PRECIP END 2 AM CONTINUING 3 AM CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 97 46 97 45 DSI 3 3 LAL 4 4 2 4 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5600 5800 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 12 NE 10 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 67200 58000 ADI EARLY 34 FAIR 23 FAIR 33 FAIR 19 GEN POOR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 36 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 37 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 4 7 5 7 MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 7 2 DISPERSION 8PM-8AM/PO 8PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-281145- 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 259 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016 TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 20 30 30 30 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 74 93 73 91 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 6 LGT/VAR NE 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 12 PM CONTINUING 12 PM PRECIP END 12 AM CONTINUING 2 AM CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 95 46 97 48 DSI 3 3 LAL 2 4 2 4 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5500 5600 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 12 NE 10 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 66000 56000 ADI EARLY 39 FAIR 22 FAIR 33 FAIR 19 GEN POOR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 37 FAIR 3 VERY POOR 33 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 4 6 4 7 MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 6 2 DISPERSION 8PM-8AM/PO 8PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. EAST 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 $$ ACM

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