Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
443 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND INTO THE
FORECAST AREA FROM THE ATLANTIC THROUGH TUESDAY. A PERSISTENT
UPPER RIDGE WILL HELP MAINTAIN THE HOT TEMPERATURES. MUCH OF
THE AREA WILL HAVE LOW CLOUDINESS AND FOG DURING THE EARLY
MORNING HOURS TODAY AND TUESDAY. THE FOG WILL DISSIPATE
AROUND 900 AM. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE BUT MAINLY
SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE MORNING AND DURING THE
AFTERNOON TODAY AND TUESDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-012115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
443 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          97           74           97
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.02         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    38           90           37
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      5800
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  6                     SW  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    34800                     46400
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  22 FAIR      23 FAIR
ADI LATE              22 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  25 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST 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 47 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-012115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
443 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          97           74           95
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.02         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 AM        CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    37           91           39
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5600                      5900
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  6                     SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    33600                     59000
ADI EARLY             16 GEN POOR  19 GEN POOR  24 FAIR
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  36 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST 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 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-012115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
443 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          98           74           98
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.05         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    39           94           38
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5700                      5800
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  5                     S  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    28500                     52200
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      15 GEN POOR  18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              16 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH 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 46 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-012115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
443 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          96           74           95
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.03         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    39           97           41
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4900                      5900
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  8                      SW 14
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    39200                     82600
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  26 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              26 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  51 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        3            6            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST 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 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-012115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
443 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          97           74           97
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.04         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM         CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    39           98           40
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          5            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5300                      6000
DISPERSION                         8PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  6                     S 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    31800                     72000
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      18 GEN POOR  19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY 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.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 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 48 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 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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