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

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FWFCAE

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA FOR SOUTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
308 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...WITH WEAK HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED TO THE NORTH AND A FRONTAL
BOUNDARY SLOWLY DRIFTING INLAND...THE CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH SUNDAY. THE ATMOSPHERE WILL REMAIN
MOIST.  NIGHTTIME DISPERSION WILL BE POOR DUE TO WEAK PRESSURE GRADIENT.
MAINLY LIGHT FOG MAY FORM LATE TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-021100-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
308 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           50           50           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           87           70           85
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.16         0.20         0.20
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    93           54           99           60
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   2            4            3            4
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3600                      3400
DISPERSION            9PM-10AM/PO               9PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  6                     E  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 21600                     23800
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  14 GEN POOR  14 GEN POOR  11 POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  23 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            6            5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            8            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST 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.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-021100-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
308 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           50           50           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          68           86           69           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         0.17         0.16         0.23         0.19
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    99           58           100          63
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   2            4            3            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3500                      3200
DISPERSION            9PM-10AM/PO               9PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  6                     E  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 21000                     22400
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  13 GEN POOR  18 GEN POOR  11 POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  24 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            8            5            10
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            10           3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-021100-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
308 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           60           60           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           88           71           87
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.17         0.23         0.31         0.33
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    95           54           100          59
DSI                                3                         2
LAL                   2            4            3            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3700                      3300
DISPERSION            9PM-10AM/PO               9PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  7                     E  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 25900                     26400
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  15 GEN POOR  18 GEN POOR  13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  21 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            9            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST 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.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-021100-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
308 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           50           50           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           85           69           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         0.21         0.25         0.35         0.28
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          65           100          66
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   2            4            3            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3300                      3100
DISPERSION            9PM-10AM/PO               9PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  7                      E  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 23100                     27900
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      13 GEN POOR  18 GEN POOR  13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  27 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  25 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            9            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        9            3            9            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-021100-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
308 PM EDT FRI AUG 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           60           60           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           87           71           86
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.19         0.30         0.46         0.41
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    99           57           100          61
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   2            4            3            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3600                      3200
DISPERSION            9PM-10AM/PO               9PM-10AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  7                     E  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 25200                     28800
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  18 GEN POOR  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  26 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            8            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        7            3            9            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. WEST
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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