Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 201947 FWFCAE FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC 247 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 .DISCUSSION...A FRONTAL ZONE WILL REMAIN NEAR THE SOUTHEAST COAST THROUGH SUNDAY. MOISTURE WILL BE SHALLOW TONIGHT WITH A DIMINISHED RAIN CHANCE. EXPECT MOST OF THE DAY ON SUNDAY TO REMAIN RAIN FREE WITH SUPPORT FOR RAIN INCREASING LATE SUNDAY EVENING. MOISTURE INCREASES AHEAD OF ANOTHER DISTURBANCE WITH THE BULK OF THE MOISTURE MOVING IN SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING. WIDESPREAD FOG MAY DEVELOP OVERNIGHT AND CONTINUE SUNDAY MORNING. ADDITIONAL FOG MAY OCCUR IN SCATTERED AREAS OF RAIN SUNDAY EVENING AND OVERNIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE BUT MAINLY FROM THE NORTHEAST THROUGH SUNDAY. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-210945- LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ... EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON 247 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 20 80 70 PRECIP TYPE NONE RAIN RAIN RAIN MIN/MAX TEMP 40 53 43 50 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 6 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 5 NE 6 NE 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.17 0.15 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 4 3 PRECIP BEGIN 3 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 100 60 100 86 DSI 1 1 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 3 3 2 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2200 1700 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 9PM-7AM/FA TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 10 NE 6 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 22000 10200 ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 16 GEN POOR 5 VERY POOR 8 POOR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 27 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 8 POOR MAX LVORI EARLY 10 9 4 4 MAX LVORI LATE 10 3 4 4 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN WITH DRIZZLE LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ020-021-026-210945- NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA... RIDGE SPRING 247 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 80 70 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN RAIN MIN/MAX TEMP 37 52 41 47 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 7 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 6 NE 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.13 0.16 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 4 3 PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 98 56 100 88 DSI 1 1 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 2 3 2 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2300 1600 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 10 NE 7 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 23000 11200 ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 14 GEN POOR 4 VERY POOR 8 POOR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 25 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 12 POOR MAX LVORI EARLY 9 9 4 4 MAX LVORI LATE 9 3 4 4 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN WITH DRIZZLE LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 81 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-210945- RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO... SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL... WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK 247 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 20 80 70 PRECIP TYPE NONE RAIN RAIN RAIN MIN/MAX TEMP 41 53 44 53 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 5 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 5 NE 5 NE 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.15 0.16 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 4 3 PRECIP BEGIN 8 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 98 57 100 84 DSI 1 1 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 3 2 2 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2200 1600 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 13 N 6 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 28600 9600 ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 17 GEN POOR 5 VERY POOR 8 POOR ADI LATE 4 VERY POOR 30 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 10 POOR MAX LVORI EARLY 9 8 4 4 MAX LVORI LATE 9 3 4 4 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN WITH DRIZZLE LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-210945- LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND... CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE 247 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON CLOUD COVER CLOUDY PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 80 80 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN RAIN MIN/MAX TEMP 36 51 42 47 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 7 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 5 NE 7 NE 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.12 0.17 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 4 4 PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 96 56 100 86 DSI 1 1 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 2 3 2 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2400 1600 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 9PM-7AM/FA TRANSPORT WND (MPH) E 12 N 8 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 28800 12800 ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 15 GEN POOR 4 VERY POOR 9 POOR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 26 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 14 GEN POOR MAX LVORI EARLY 7 6 4 4 MAX LVORI LATE 8 2 4 4 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN WITH DRIZZLE LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 80 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS...WARMER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-210945- LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON... RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS... MANNING...SUMMERTON 247 PM EST SAT DEC 20 2014 TONIGHT SUN SUN NIGHT MON CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 20 80 70 PRECIP TYPE NONE RAIN RAIN RAIN MIN/MAX TEMP 39 52 44 50 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 6 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 6 NE 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.15 0.17 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 4 3 PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 97 56 100 87 DSI 1 1 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 3 2 2 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2300 1600 DISPERSION 9PM-7AM/FA 9PM-7AM/FA TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 12 N 8 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 27600 12800 ADI EARLY 3 VERY POOR 17 GEN POOR 4 VERY POOR 8 POOR ADI LATE 4 VERY POOR 29 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 12 POOR MAX LVORI EARLY 8 7 4 4 MAX LVORI LATE 8 3 4 4 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...RAIN WITH DRIZZLE LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 85 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND CHRISTMAS DAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL. PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL. $$ 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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