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
1228 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE THROUGH FRIDAY.
THE CHANCE FOR RAIN WILL RETURN LATE SATURDAY AS LOW PRESSURE
DEVELOPS ALONG THE GULF COAST AND MOVES NORTHEAST.

NO FOG IS FORECAST THROUGH FRIDAY. AREAS OF FOG MAY OCCUR
DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS SATURDAY.

WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE THROUGH SATURDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-260915-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
1228 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP          34           59           39           62
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         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 1 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    94           39           100          57
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2300                      1700
DISPERSION            5PM-10AM/PO               5PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  3                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 6900                      15300
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  4 VERY POOR  4 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  9 POOR       2 VERY POOR  17 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            7            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            9            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 77 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH
68 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-260915-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
1228 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            10
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP          33           58           36           61
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           41           100          52
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2200                      1700
DISPERSION            5PM-10AM/PO               5PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  6                     SW 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 13200                     17000
ADI EARLY             16 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  4 VERY POOR  5 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  9 POOR       2 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            9            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            10           4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
76 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH
65 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-260915-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
1228 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
MIN/MAX TEMP          34           61           40           63
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         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 1 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    96           39           100          58
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2400                      2200
DISPERSION            5PM-10AM/PO               5PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  3                      SW  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 7200                      17600
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       2 VERY POOR  5 VERY POOR  3 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  9 POOR       2 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            7            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            10           4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-260915-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
1228 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          33           59           36           63
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 %    99           42           100          50
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2400                      2000
DISPERSION            5PM-10AM/PO               5PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  6                     SW 13
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 14400                     26000
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      2 VERY POOR  3 VERY POOR  5 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  12 POOR      2 VERY POOR  24 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            9            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            10           4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH
65 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-260915-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
1228 PM EST THU DEC 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           60           39           64
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           41           100          57
DSI                                1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2500                      2200
DISPERSION            5PM-10AM/PO               5PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  3                      SW  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 7500                      19800
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      2 VERY POOR  4 VERY POOR  4 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  9 POOR       2 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            8            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            10           4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
65 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM
RH 57 PERCENT. NORTHWEST 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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