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
229 PM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL STALL NEAR THE COAST
SATURDAY...WITH THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY FAVORING SOUTHERN
AREAS. SUNDAY APPEARS TO BE MAINLY HOT AND DRY BUT AN ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORM IS NOT OUT OF THE QUESTION. FOG IS EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP OVERNIGHT AND INTO SATURDAY MORNING. MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES WILL BE AROUND 40 TO 50 PERCENT ON SATURDAY AND
SLIGHTLY LOWER...35 TO 45 PERCENT ON SUNDAY. TRANSPORT WINDS ON
SATURDAY MORNING WILL BE OUT OF THE NORTHEAST BECOMING
SOUTHEASTERLY BY SATURDAY EVENING AND SOUTHERLY BY SUNDAY
AFTERNOON AT 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-120915-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
229 PM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           93           71           95
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      E  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.01         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         1 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            3 AM         CONTINUING   9 PM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          41           97           37
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   2            2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6300                      6100
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 13                      S  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 81900                     42700
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      25 FAIR      50 GEN GOOD  18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            8            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 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 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM
RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-120915-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
229 PM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          70           93           71           95
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      E  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         2 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            1 AM         CONTINUING   8 PM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          41           98           38
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   2            2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6100                      6000
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 12                     S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 73200                     48000
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      22 FAIR      39 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            9            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        8            2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 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 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-120915-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
229 PM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           20           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           92           71           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      E  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.01         0.01         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         10 AM        CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            5 AM         CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          45           100          42
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6000                      6100
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E 15                      S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 90000                     48800
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      27 FAIR      52 GEN GOOD  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  56 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            8            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-120915-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
229 PM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           92           71           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      E  5         LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         1 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            1 AM         CONTINUING   8 PM         CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          44           100          40
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            2            1            2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6000                      5600
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 10                     S  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 60000                     50400
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      22 FAIR      36 FAIR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            9            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        8            2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-120915-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
229 PM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           20           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           92           71           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      E  5         LGT/VAR      S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.01         0.01         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         10 AM        CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            4 AM         CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    100          47           100          41
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6000                      5800
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE 13                     S 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 78000                     58000
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      21 FAIR      39 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            9            5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM
RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 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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