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
256 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING FROM WEST VIRGINIA SOUTHWEST
INTO THE WESTERN GULF OF MEXICO...WILL SLOWLY MOVE EAST ACROSS THE
EASTERN SEABOARD...THEN OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC AND SOUTHEAST COAST
THROUGH MONDAY. DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE WITH A GRADUAL WARMING
TREND.

CLEAR SKIES AND POOR DISPERSION ARE EXPECTED AGAIN TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...THE AIRMASS WILL REMAIN DRY ENOUGH TO PREVENT ALL BUT
PATCHY FOG EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. THE NIGHTTIME INVERSION WILL BREAK UP
BY AROUND 9 AM.

MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES SUNDAY AFTERNOON WILL BE AROUND 28 PERCENT.
SURFACE AND TRANSPORT WINDS WILL BE GENERALLY OUT OF THE NORTHWEST...
WITH LIGHT SPEEDS (SURFACE) AND AROUND 10 MPH (TRANSPORT).


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-261100-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
256 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           83           50           83
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    96           27           100          28
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4200                      4100
DISPERSION            7PM-9AM/PO                7PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  8                     S  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 33600                     28700
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  11 POOR      24 FAIR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  26 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            3            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-261100-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
256 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           81           47           81
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    93           28           100          30
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            6            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4300                      3600
DISPERSION            7PM-9AM/PO                7PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 10                     S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 43000                     28800
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  28 FAIR      13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-261100-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
256 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           84           49           84
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    98           27           100          28
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3900                      4200
DISPERSION            7PM-9AM/PO                7PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  8                     S  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 31200                     29400
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      11 POOR      24 FAIR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  25 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-261100-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
256 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           80           46           80
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      NW  6        LGT/VAR      S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    94           29           97           29
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4000                      3500
DISPERSION            7PM-9AM/PO                7PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 12                     S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 48000                     28000
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  32 FAIR      12 POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-261100-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
256 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           82           49           82
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    95           27           99           30
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4000                      3800
DISPERSION            7PM-9AM/PO                7PM-9AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 10                     SE  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 40000                     26600
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      13 GEN POOR  28 FAIR      13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  34 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  24 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION BELOW 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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