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
National Weather Service Columbia SC
158 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A slow moving cold front will be in the region through Sunday.
Showers and thunderstorms will be associated with the front
especially just ahead of the feature. There will be areas of
fog tonight through early Sunday morning in rain soaked air in,
around and left behind by heavier thunderstorm cores. High
pressure builds in bringing cooler and drier conditions Monday
through the middle of next week.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-251215-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
158 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
Precip Chance (%)     60           20           0            0
Min/Max Temp          73           89           66           87
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.30         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       2            0            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   6 PM
Max/Min Humidity %    95           40           85           30
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            3            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            5            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             3900                      6500
Transport Wnd (mph)                NW  7                     N  6
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 27300                     39000
ADI Early             24 Fair      18 Gen Poor  12 Poor      49 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  18 Gen Poor  4 Very Poor  45 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       5            6            4            5
Max LVORI Late        6            2            5            2
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 38 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 36 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 42 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 49 percent.
South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH
49 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-251215-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
158 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
Precip Chance (%)     60           20           0            0
Min/Max Temp          72           89           65           86
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.38         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       2            0            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   5 PM
Max/Min Humidity %    96           40           80           30
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   4            3            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            5            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4000                      7100
Transport Wnd (mph)                N  7                      N  7
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 28000                     49700
ADI Early             25 Fair      23 Fair      11 Poor      43 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  23 Fair      3 Very Poor  42 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            6            3            4
Max LVORI Late        7            2            4            1
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 37 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 34 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 39 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90.
Minimum RH 46 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly 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.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-251215-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
158 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        None
Precip Chance (%)     70           40           20           0
Min/Max Temp          74           90           68           86
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      N  6
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE  5
Precip Amount         0.36         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       2            0            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   2 AM
Max/Min Humidity %    96           44           90           35
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   5            4            4            1
Haines Index          4            4            5            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4000                      6100
Transport Wnd (mph)                NW  8                     N  6
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 32000                     36600
ADI Early             33 Fair      20 Gen Poor  17 Gen Poor  53 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  27 Fair      5 Very Poor  50 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       5            6            5            5
Max LVORI Late        6            2            5            2
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 42 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 37 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 42 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 47 percent.
South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH
49 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-251215-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
158 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
Precip Chance (%)     70           20           0            0
Min/Max Temp          73           88           67           86
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      N  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      N  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.42         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       3            0            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   5 PM
Max/Min Humidity %    97           43           81           32
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   5            3            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            5            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             4000                      6800
Transport Wnd (mph)                N  7                      NW  8
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 28000                     54400
ADI Early             28 Fair      25 Fair      14 Gen Poor  47 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  25 Fair      5 Very Poor  48 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            6            4            4
Max LVORI Late        7            2            4            1
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower
80s. Minimum RH 40 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 80s.
Minimum RH 34 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 80s. Minimum RH 39 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 90.
Minimum RH 46 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.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.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-251215-
Lexington-Richland-Sumter-Orangeburg-Calhoun-Clarendon-
Including the cities of Seven Oaks, West Columbia, Cayce,
Lexington, Red Bank, Oak Grove, Columbia, Sumter, Orangeburg,
Brookdale, St. Matthews, Manning, and Summerton
158 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        None
Precip Chance (%)     70           40           20           0
Min/Max Temp          75           90           68           87
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  SW  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      N  5
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.55         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       3            0            0            0
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   2 AM
Max/Min Humidity %    96           45           88           34
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   5            4            4            1
Haines Index          4            4            5            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)             3900                      6500
Transport Wnd (mph)                N  8                      N  6
Vent Rate (mph-ft)                 31200                     39000
ADI Early             35 Fair      20 Gen Poor  17 Gen Poor  44 Gen Good
ADI Late              4 Very Poor  24 Fair      5 Very Poor  44 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       5            6            4            4
Max LVORI Late        6            2            5            2
Dispersion            9pm-7am/FA                9pm-7am/FA

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the mid
80s. Minimum RH 42 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
mid 80s. Minimum RH 37 percent. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
80s. Minimum RH 41 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 90.
Minimum RH 48 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH
50 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 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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