Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central South Carolina
and East Central Georgia
National Weather Service Columbia SC
447 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry high pressure continues to influence the region today
with max temperatures in the lower 90s today with min RH
values around 30 percent.  Southwesterly winds pick up
to around 10 to 15 mph with some gusts to 20 mph this
afternoon.  Moisture will increase ahead of an approaching
front on Sunday with scattered storms possible.  Fog not
expected to be an issue this morning but patchy fog may
be a concern Sunday morning.


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-272130-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
447 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          91           68           92
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  5        SW  5        W  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW  9 G17    Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin                                    11 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    29           97           46
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5800                      5500
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 20                     W 15
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    116000                    82500
ADI Early             53 Gen Good  59 Gen Good  40 Fair
ADI Late              65 Good      4 Very Poor  56 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       7            3            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 50 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
52 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 46 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
47 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
50 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-272130-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
447 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            30
Min/Max Temp          91           68           91
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  6        SW  6        Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW 10 G17    Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin                                    11 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    33           98           45
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            4
Haines Index          5            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5900                      5500
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 21                     W 13
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    123900                    71500
ADI Early             47 Gen Good  46 Gen Good  35 Fair
ADI Late              68 Good      4 Very Poor  49 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       7            3            7
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 49 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 50 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 44 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 44 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 50 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-272130-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
447 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          92           68           93
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  5        SW  6        W  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW 11 G18    Lgt/Var      W  9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin                                    12 PM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    30           91           42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5900                      5500
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 22                     W 15
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    129800                    82500
ADI Early             45 Gen Good  49 Gen Good  43 Gen Good
ADI Late              71 Good      4 Very Poor  50 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       8            3            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH
50 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
50 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Minimum RH 45 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
46 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
50 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-272130-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
447 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     0            20           30
Min/Max Temp          90           67           91
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  5        SW  6        Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW 10 G18    Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin                       7 PM         1 PM
Precip End                         4 AM         Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    34           97           42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            4            4
Haines Index          5            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)6000                      5500
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 21                     SW 10
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    126000                    55000
ADI Early             43 Gen Good  49 Gen Good  27 Fair
ADI Late              70 Good      4 Very Poor  32 Fair
Max LVORI Early       7            3            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            2
Dispersion                         9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH
48 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
50 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 44 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
44 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum
RH 51 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-272130-
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
447 AM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          91           68           93
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  5        SW  6        W  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   SW 10 G18    Lgt/Var      W  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin                                    12 PM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Max/Min Humidity %    30           89           42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            4
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5900                      5600
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 22                      W 14
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    129800                    78400
ADI Early             45 Gen Good  52 Gen Good  43 Gen Good
ADI Late              72 Good      4 Very Poor  57 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       7            3            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Dispersion                         11pm-7am/GD

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH
48 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 70. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 50 percent. West
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 45 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
47 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
51 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near 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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