Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 291900 FWFCAE FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC 300 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016 .DISCUSSION...A BROAD UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE CENTRAL US WILL PUSH FARTHER SOUTH AND EAST THROUGH SUNDAY...SUPPRESSING THE PERSISTENT RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE. AS A RESULT...ATMOSPHERIC MOISTURE WILL INCREASE AND SUPPORT A SOMEWHAT BETTER CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS EACH DAY. AT THE SURFACE...THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL RELAX WITH A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE EXTENDING DOWN FROM THE NORTH. FAIR DISPERSION THIS EVENING WILL BECOME POOR OVERNIGHT. HOWEVER...LIMITED LOW-LEVEL MOISTURE AND SOME CLOUDINESS WILL INHIBIT ANY FOG DEVELOPMENT. SURFACE WINDS SATURDAY WILL BE FROM THE WEST LESS THAN 5 MPH AFTER DAYBREAK...THEN BECOME SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH BY AFTERNOON. TRANSPORT WINDS WILL BE WEST-SOUTHWEST AT 10 TO 15 MPH. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL DROP TO NEAR 40 PERCENT. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-301130- LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ... EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON 300 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016 TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 20 20 20 30 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 75 96 74 96 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) W 6 G16 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR W 6 LGT/VAR SW 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END 10 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 90 40 97 42 DSI 3 3 LAL 2 4 2 4 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6900 7400 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 12 SW 10 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 82800 74000 ADI EARLY 50 GEN GOOD 33 FAIR 41 GEN GOOD 19 GEN POOR ADI LATE 5 VERY POOR 60 GEN GOOD 4 VERY POOR 40 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 3 6 4 7 MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 6 2 DISPERSION 9PM-8AM/PO 9PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ020-021-026-301130- NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO... WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING 300 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016 TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 20 30 30 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 75 96 74 96 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) W 6 G15 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR W 5 LGT/VAR SW 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 12 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END 12 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 90 39 97 39 DSI 3 2 LAL 2 4 4 4 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6900 7500 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 10 SW 12 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 69000 90000 ADI EARLY 50 GEN GOOD 23 FAIR 30 FAIR 21 FAIR ADI LATE 4 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD 3 VERY POOR 44 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 6 3 7 MAX LVORI LATE 5 2 6 2 DISPERSION 9PM-8AM/PO 9PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-301130- RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN... NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG... DENMARK 300 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016 TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 20 20 20 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 75 97 74 96 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) W 6 G15 LGT/VAR SW 5 LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR W 7 LGT/VAR SW 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END 10 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 93 39 98 41 DSI 3 3 LAL 2 2 2 4 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6800 7200 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 13 SW 12 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 88400 86400 ADI EARLY 50 GEN GOOD 35 FAIR 48 GEN GOOD 21 FAIR ADI LATE 4 VERY POOR 67 GOOD 5 VERY POOR 42 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 3 7 MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 6 2 DISPERSION 9PM-8AM/PO 9PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-301130- LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL... CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE 300 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016 TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 20 30 30 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 75 96 75 96 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) W 5 G15 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 5 LGT/VAR SW 7 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 11 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END 12 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 91 40 95 41 DSI 3 2 LAL 2 4 4 4 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6700 7100 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 9 SW 13 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 60300 92300 ADI EARLY 48 GEN GOOD 21 FAIR 28 FAIR 22 FAIR ADI LATE 4 VERY POOR 38 FAIR 4 VERY POOR 47 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 6 3 6 MAX LVORI LATE 5 2 6 2 DISPERSION 9PM-8AM/PO 9PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-301130- 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 300 PM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016 TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHANCE (%) 20 20 20 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 76 97 75 96 20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) W 6 G15 LGT/VAR SW 5 LGT/VAR 20FT WIND/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 7 LGT/VAR SW 7 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 12 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END 10 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 90 39 96 42 DSI 3 3 LAL 2 4 2 4 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6800 7100 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 12 SW 13 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 81600 92300 ADI EARLY 49 GEN GOOD 32 FAIR 34 FAIR 23 FAIR ADI LATE 4 VERY POOR 55 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 3 6 MAX LVORI LATE 5 1 6 2 DISPERSION 9PM-8AM/PO 9PM-8AM/PO .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL. $$ 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 $$ ACM

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