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
335 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH THE PERIOD
WITH INCREASING MOISTURE INTO THE WEEKEND. AS A RESULT THERE IS A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON SATURDAY...MAINLY ACROSS
THE EXTREME WEST. RH VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 25 AND 35 PERCENT TODAY.
EXPECT MIN RH VALUES ABOVE 35 PERCENT ON SATURDAY. TRANSPORT WINDS
WILL BE SOUTHERLY AND NEAR 10 MPH. PATCHY FOG IS POSSIBLE EARLY THIS
MORNING OVER FOG PRONE AREAS IN THE CSRA. THERE IS A CHANCE FOR FOG
OR STRATUS SATURDAY MORNING AS LOW LEVEL MOISTURE INCREASES.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-292130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
335 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          96           69           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    28           97           42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          5            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6100                      5900
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 10                      S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    61000                     47200
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  43 GEN GOOD  7 POOR
ADI LATE              48 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...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.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-292130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
335 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          95           68           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    28           100          40
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6000                      5600
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 10                      S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    60000                     44800
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  44 GEN GOOD  7 POOR
ADI LATE              50 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            9
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...MOSTLY 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.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-292130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
335 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          94           68           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    31           100          42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          6            5            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6000                      5900
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  9                     S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    54000                     47200
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      39 FAIR      8 POOR
ADI LATE              39 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            3            10
MAX LVORI LATE        1            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...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.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-292130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
335 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          93           68           92
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    34           100          43
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            5            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5900                      5000
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    53100                     40000
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      49 GEN GOOD  7 POOR
ADI LATE              52 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            10
MAX LVORI LATE        1            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-292130-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
335 AM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          94           69           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    32           100          42
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          6            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6000                      5300
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  9                     S  7
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    54000                     37100
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      44 GEN GOOD  7 POOR
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            4            10
MAX LVORI LATE        1            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND LABOR DAY...PARTLY 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.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. 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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