Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KCAE 301847 FWFCAE FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC 247 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 .DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL SINK INTO THE REGION FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. THE ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT... EXPECTED TO PASS FRIDAY EVENING... WILL BRING TEMPERATURES 10 TO 15 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL FOR SATURDAY. EXPECT STRONG WINDS ON SATURDAY. TRANSPORT WINDS NEAR 40 MPH ARE POSSIBLE WITH GUSTS AT THE SURFACE OF 30 TO 35 MPH. SHOWERS ARE LIKELY IN THE CATAWBA AND PEE DEE REGIONS. FOG IS NOT EXPECTED DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD. GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-310945- LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ... EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON 247 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT CLOUD COVER CLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 20 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE SHOWERS MIN/MAX TEMP 43 70 41 54 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR W 6 NW 13 G30 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 10 G20 NW 16 G31 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 92 34 78 33 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5300 4300 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 9PM-7AM/FA TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 NW 36 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 37100 154800 ADI EARLY 20 GEN POOR 10 POOR 23 FAIR 64 GOOD ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 24 FAIR 18 GEN POOR 95 GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 6 3 3 MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 3 1 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ020-021-026-310945- NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA... RIDGE SPRING 247 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT CLOUD COVER CLEAR PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 30 50 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN SHOWERS MIN/MAX TEMP 41 68 40 50 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 11 G25 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 7 NW 15 G26 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.03 0.02 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 2 PRECIP BEGIN 10 PM CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 92 39 89 44 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5300 4100 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 9PM-7AM/FA TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 NW 38 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 37100 155800 ADI EARLY 24 FAIR 8 POOR 30 FAIR 53 GEN GOOD ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 35 FAIR 11 POOR 95 GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 3 6 5 4 MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 5 1 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-310945- 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 EDT THU OCT 30 2014 TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 30 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE SHOWERS MIN/MAX TEMP 43 71 42 55 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 14 G27 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR W 9 G18 NW 17 G29 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 0 PRECIP BEGIN CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 99 34 78 33 DSI 3 3 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5300 4600 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 9PM-7AM/FA TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 NW 38 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 37100 174800 ADI EARLY 24 FAIR 11 POOR 24 FAIR 66 GOOD ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 25 FAIR 15 GEN POOR 104 VERY GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 5 7 3 3 MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 4 1 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 25 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ015-016-022-029-310945- LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND... CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE 247 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014 TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLDY MCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 50 80 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN SHOWERS MIN/MAX TEMP 43 68 43 48 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 11 G26 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 5 NW 15 G27 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.05 0.08 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 2 4 PRECIP BEGIN 10 PM CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 92 40 89 57 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 5 4 4 3 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5000 3600 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 NW 40 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 35000 144000 ADI EARLY 20 GEN POOR 14 GEN POOR 26 FAIR 54 GEN GOOD ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 29 FAIR 10 POOR 87 GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 4 6 5 4 MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 6 1 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ027-028-031-036>038-310945- 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 EDT THU OCT 30 2014 TONIGHT FRI FRI NIGHT SAT CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 30 50 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN SHOWERS MIN/MAX TEMP 45 70 44 51 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 13 G31 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR W 6 G15 NW 16 G31 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.03 PRECIP DURATION 0 0 0 2 PRECIP BEGIN 1 AM CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING MAX/MIN HUMIDITY % 95 38 85 46 DSI 3 2 LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 4 MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 5200 4100 DISPERSION 7PM-8AM/PO 7PM-8AM/PO TRANSPORT WND (MPH) W 7 NW 38 VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 36400 155800 ADI EARLY 24 FAIR 13 GEN POOR 27 FAIR 55 GEN GOOD ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 27 FAIR 11 POOR 98 GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 5 6 4 3 MAX LVORI LATE 6 2 5 1 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 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 $$

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