Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 221757 FWFCAE FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC 157 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014 .DISCUSSION...AS THE COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE REGION FROM THE NORTH ON SATURDAY CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE BOUNDARY WILL INCREASE. SATURDAY WILL BE SLIGHTLY COOLER THAN TODAY WITH MIN RH VALUES IN THE CSRA NEAR 35 PERCENT. NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND HUMIDITIES WILL RETURN ONCE THE FRONT PASSES THROUGH THE REGION SUNDAY. FOG IS NOT EXPECTED TOMORROW MORNING BUT COULD BECOME A POSSIBILITY FOR SUNDAY MORNING AS AFTERNOON RAINFALL INCREASES LOW LEVEL MOISTURE. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-230915- LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ... EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON 157 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014 TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 20 30 50 PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 75 98 74 90 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 5 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 5 LGT/VAR NE 7 G15 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.02 0.04 0.07 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 2 PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 87 33 93 54 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 2 4 4 HAINES INDEX 5 4 5 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5700 4600 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 9 E 13 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 51300 59800 ADI EARLY 35 FAIR 25 FAIR 34 FAIR 19 GEN POOR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 40 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 39 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 3 5 MAX LVORI LATE 4 1 4 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 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 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ020-021-026-230915- NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA... RIDGE SPRING 157 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014 TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 20 30 40 30 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 74 97 73 87 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 5 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 7 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.07 0.10 0.03 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 12 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END 8 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 90 35 99 56 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 4 4 4 HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5700 4100 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 10 E 16 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 57000 65600 ADI EARLY 35 FAIR 25 FAIR 47 GEN GOOD 26 FAIR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 40 FAIR 5 VERY POOR 49 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 6 3 6 MAX LVORI LATE 5 2 6 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-230915- RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO... SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL... WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK 157 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014 TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 20 30 40 PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 74 98 75 91 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 6 LGT/VAR NE 8 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.01 0.06 0.07 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 95 36 96 55 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 2 4 4 HAINES INDEX 5 5 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5600 4600 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 10 E 14 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 56000 64400 ADI EARLY 40 FAIR 29 FAIR 34 FAIR 26 FAIR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 43 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 6 4 6 MAX LVORI LATE 5 1 6 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 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 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-230915- LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND... CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE 157 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014 TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 20 40 40 30 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 73 95 72 87 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 7 G16 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR N 5 LGT/VAR NE 8 G16 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.08 0.06 0.01 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 6 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END 2 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 97 42 100 58 DSI 3 2 LAL 2 4 4 4 HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5600 4100 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 10 NE 18 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 56000 73800 ADI EARLY 35 FAIR 29 FAIR 41 GEN GOOD 39 FAIR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD 8 POOR 62 GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 7 5 8 MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 7 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-230915- LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON... RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS... MANNING...SUMMERTON 157 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014 TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 30 30 30 PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS MIN/MAX TEMP 75 97 74 89 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NE 6 G16 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 6 LGT/VAR NE 8 G16 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.06 0.11 0.04 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 94 39 100 57 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 4 4 4 HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5600 4200 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 10 NE 17 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 56000 71400 ADI EARLY 40 FAIR 29 FAIR 36 FAIR 32 FAIR ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 43 GEN GOOD 6 VERY POOR 55 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 6 4 7 MAX LVORI LATE 5 1 6 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 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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