Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 270757 FWFCAE FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC 357 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015 .DISCUSSION...COOLER AND DRIER WEATHER EXPECTED TODAY ACROSS THE REGION AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN FROM THE NORTH. SURFACE WINDS WILL BE FROM THE NORTHEAST 5-10 MPH EARLY THIS MORNING AND THEN SHOULD GRADUALLY SHIFT MORE NORTH TO NORTHWESTERLY AS MIXING TAKES PLACE. FAVORABLE MIXING HEIGHTS TODAY OVER 5000 FT WITH MIN RH VALUES FALLING TO AROUND 30 PERCENT. TRANSPORT WINDS GENERALLY FROM THE NORTHWEST AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH. FOG NOT EXPECTED TO BE AN ISSUE THIS MORNING OR TUESDAY MORNING. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-272115- LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ... EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON 357 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE MAX/MIN TEMP 75 51 69 20 FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 6 20 FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 6 E 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.03 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MIN/MAX HUMIDITY % 34 80 39 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5800 4800 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 10 E 10 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 58000 48000 ADI EARLY 21 FAIR 28 FAIR 25 FAIR ADI LATE 44 GEN GOOD 7 POOR 38 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 6 3 4 MAX LVORI LATE 2 4 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ020-021-026-272115- NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA... RIDGE SPRING 357 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE MAX/MIN TEMP 72 47 70 20 FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 5 20 FT WIND/LATE(MPH) NW 6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MIN/MAX HUMIDITY % 30 84 32 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 5 5 5 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5900 5000 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 13 NE 8 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 76700 40000 ADI EARLY 25 FAIR 37 FAIR 18 GEN POOR ADI LATE 51 GEN GOOD 4 VERY POOR 39 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 6 3 5 MAX LVORI LATE 1 4 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-272115- RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO... SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL... WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK 357 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE MAX/MIN TEMP 74 50 70 20 FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) N 5 LGT/VAR NE 7 20 FT WIND/LATE(MPH) NW 6 NE 5 E 7 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.02 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MIN/MAX HUMIDITY % 32 88 37 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5700 4400 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 10 E 10 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 57000 44000 ADI EARLY 25 FAIR 27 FAIR 25 FAIR ADI LATE 42 GEN GOOD 7 POOR 38 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 6 3 5 MAX LVORI LATE 1 5 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-272115- LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND... CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE 357 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE MAX/MIN TEMP 72 46 71 20 FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) N 5 NW 5 N 6 20 FT WIND/LATE(MPH) NW 8 N 5 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MIN/MAX HUMIDITY % 29 89 30 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 5 5 6 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6200 4800 DISPERSION 9PM-7AM/FA TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 14 NE 7 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 86800 33600 ADI EARLY 29 FAIR 42 GEN GOOD 18 GEN POOR ADI LATE 62 GOOD 3 VERY POOR 36 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 6 3 6 MAX LVORI LATE 1 5 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-272115- LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON... RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS... MANNING...SUMMERTON 357 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015 TODAY TONIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE MAX/MIN TEMP 74 49 70 20 FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) N 5 LGT/VAR NE 6 20 FT WIND/LATE(MPH) NW 7 N 5 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MIN/MAX HUMIDITY % 30 91 34 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 5 5 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5900 4700 DISPERSION 9PM-7AM/FA TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 14 NE 8 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 82600 37600 ADI EARLY 29 FAIR 37 FAIR 18 GEN POOR ADI LATE 55 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 36 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 6 3 6 MAX LVORI LATE 1 6 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST 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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