Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 240919 CCA FWFCAE Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central South Carolina...CORRECTED and East Central Georgia National Weather Service Columbia SC 419 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017 .DISCUSSION... Warm and dry conditions expected today with an upper ridge over the area. High temperatures will be near record highs in the lower 80s. A general east southeast surface wind is expected at less than 10 mph. Areas of fog this morning should dissipate by around 1000 am. The minimum relative humidity will be 40 to 45 percent this afternoon. Fair dispersion tonight. Fog does not appear likely Saturday morning due to a strong low level jet ahead of an approaching front. Strong west- southwest winds Saturday afternoon with relative humidity dropping to near 30 percent. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-242130- Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield- Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans, Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston 419 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017 Today Tonight Sat Cloud Cover MClear PCldy PCldy Precip Type NONE NONE NONE Precip Chance (%) 0 10 10 Min/Max Temp 80 56 73 20ft Wind/Early(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var SW 6 20ft Wind/Late(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var W 10 G18 Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin Precip End Max/Min Humidity % 44 100 28 DSI 2 2 LAL 1 1 1 Haines Index 4 5 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5500 5600 Transport Wnd (mph) S 8 W 28 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 44000 156800 ADI Early 21 Fair 3 Very Poor 58 Gen Good ADI Late 35 Fair 7 Poor 85 Good Max LVORI Early 7 4 6 Max LVORI Late 2 7 1 Dispersion 9pm-7am/FA REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs around 70. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. $$ SCZ020-021-026-242130- Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda- Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills, Saluda, and Ridge Spring 419 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017 Today Tonight Sat Cloud Cover MClear PCldy PCldy Precip Type NONE NONE NONE Precip Chance (%) 0 10 10 Min/Max Temp 79 55 75 20ft Wind/Early(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var SW 7 20ft Wind/Late(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var W 11 Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin Precip End Max/Min Humidity % 44 100 26 DSI 2 3 LAL 1 1 1 Haines Index 4 5 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5300 6100 Transport Wnd (mph) S 8 W 30 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 42400 183000 ADI Early 17 Gen Poor 3 Very Poor 56 Gen Good ADI Late 31 Fair 6 Very Poor 96 Good Max LVORI Early 7 5 7 Max LVORI Late 2 8 1 Dispersion 9pm-7am/FA REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Cooler. Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-242130- Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg- Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken, North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg, and Denmark 419 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017 Today Tonight Sat Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy Precip Type NONE NONE NONE Precip Chance (%) 0 10 10 Min/Max Temp 81 55 76 20ft Wind/Early(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var SW 7 G17 20ft Wind/Late(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var W 11 G20 Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin Precip End Max/Min Humidity % 43 100 27 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 Haines Index 4 5 4 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5800 6000 Transport Wnd (mph) SE 7 W 26 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 40600 156000 ADI Early 24 Fair 3 Very Poor 50 Gen Good ADI Late 29 Fair 5 Very Poor 85 Good Max LVORI Early 7 5 8 Max LVORI Late 2 9 1 Dispersion 9pm-7am/FA REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-242130- Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee- Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw, Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville 419 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017 Today Tonight Sat Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy Precip Type NONE NONE showers Precip Chance (%) 0 10 20 Min/Max Temp 80 56 78 20ft Wind/Early(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var SW 7 20ft Wind/Late(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var SW 12 G20 Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin 6 AM Precip End 3 PM Max/Min Humidity % 43 100 29 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 1 1 Haines Index 4 5 5 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5800 6600 Transport Wnd (mph) S 7 W 31 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 40600 204600 ADI Early 19 Gen Poor 3 Very Poor 55 Gen Good ADI Late 29 Fair 5 Very Poor 104 Very Good Max LVORI Early 7 4 7 Max LVORI Late 2 7 1 Dispersion 9pm-7am/FA REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-242130- 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, and Summerton 419 AM EST Fri Feb 24 2017 Today Tonight Sat Cloud Cover MClear MClear PCldy Precip Type NONE NONE NONE Precip Chance (%) 0 10 10 Min/Max Temp 81 55 78 20ft Wind/Early(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var SW 7 G17 20ft Wind/Late(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var W 12 G20 Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 0 0 Precip Begin Precip End Max/Min Humidity % 42 100 29 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 1 1 Haines Index 4 5 5 Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5900 6400 Transport Wnd (mph) SE 6 W 29 Vent Rate (mph-ft) 35400 185600 ADI Early 24 Fair 3 Very Poor 52 Gen Good ADI Late 28 Fair 4 Very Poor 96 Good Max LVORI Early 7 5 8 Max LVORI Late 2 8 1 Dispersion 9pm-7am/FA REMARKS...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. $$ .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... Temperatures near normal. Precipitation near normal. $$ 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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