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 FOR SOUTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
311 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...DRY AND COOL CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY
WITH HIGH PRESSURE PUSHING DOWN FROM THE NORTH-NORTHEAST. TONIGHT...
A GENTLE NORTHEAST BREEZE IS EXPECTED AND WILL PROVIDE ENOUGH MIXING
FOR FAIR DISPERSION INTO THURSDAY MORNING. NO FOG IS FORECAST DUE TO
THE DRY AIRMASS.

SURFACE WINDS THURSDAY AFTERNOON WILL BE NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH...
WITH TRANSPORT WINDS SUSTAINED NEAR 15 MPH. THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WILL DROP TO AROUND 25 PERCENT OR SLIGHTLY LOWER.


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-171100-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
311 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           65           46           66
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  7        NE 11 G18    NE  6        NE  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  7        NE 11 G18    NE  7        NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    83           25           81           38
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3500                      3000
DISPERSION            8PM-9AM/FA                8PM-9AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 17                      NE 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 59500                     36000
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR      39 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              8 POOR       41 GEN GOOD  10 POOR      35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            4            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            1            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-171100-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
311 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          33           65           45           65
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  7        NE 10 G16    E  6         NE  8
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  7        NE 10 G16    NE  6        N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    89           23           81           37
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3500                      3200
DISPERSION            8PM-9AM/FA                8PM-9AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 16                     NE 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 56000                     38400
ADI EARLY             46 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      40 FAIR      23 FAIR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD  10 POOR      35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            4            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-171100-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
311 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP          36           66           48           67
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)E  8         NE 12 G20    E  8         NE 10
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  7        NE 11 G19    NE  7        NE  9 G15
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    89           26           88           39
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3500                      2800
DISPERSION            8PM-9AM/FA                8PM-9AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 17                      NE 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 59500                     36400
ADI EARLY             47 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR      39 FAIR      18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              8 POOR       42 GEN GOOD  10 POOR      33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            4            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-171100-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
311 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          33           65           44           65
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  9        NE 12 G18    NE  7        NE  9 G15
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  7        NE 11 G16    NE  7        NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    84           25           86           37
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3500                      2900
DISPERSION            8PM-9AM/FA                8PM-9AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 15                     NE 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 52500                     37700
ADI EARLY             44 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR      40 FAIR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              8 POOR       38 FAIR      9 POOR       34 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            4            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-171100-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
311 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           66           46           66
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  8        NE 11 G18    NE  7        NE 10 G16
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  7        NE  9 G15    NE  7        NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 2 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    91           24           89           40
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3700                      2900
DISPERSION            8PM-9AM/FA                8PM-9AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 16                     NE 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 59200                     37700
ADI EARLY             42 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD  20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              8 POOR       48 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       36 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            4            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 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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