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
455 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...
WEAK SURFACE TROUGH ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THURSDAY. WITH LIMITED
MOISTURE AND WEAK INSTABILITY TODAY EXPECT ONLY ISOLATED SHOWERS OR
THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. DAYTIME MIXING HEIGHTS WILL REMAIN
BETWEEN 5000 AND 6000 FEET WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY WITH MIN RH VALUES
AROUND 40 PERCENT TODAY AND SLIGHTLY MORE MOIST AT OR ABOVE 45 PERCENT
ON THURSDAY. AFTERNOON TRANSPORT WINDS GENERALLY BE WESTERLY ON
WEDNESDAY AND SOUTHWESTERLY THURSDAY AVERAGING 15 MPH TO 18 MPH.
EVEN WITH MIXING HEIGHTS BELOW 1000 FEET OVERNIGHT...A LIGHT
BREEZE IS EXPECTED TO KEEP DISPERSION GENERALLY FAIR IN MOST
AREAS EXCEPT THOSE SHELTERED BY TERRAIN. LITTLE TO NO FOG IS
EXPECTED IN THE MORNINGS.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-012115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
455 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           30           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          91           71           90
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  W  6         W  6         LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W  8         LGT/VAR      W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.12
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    44           98           46
DSI                   3                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5600                      5500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 14                      SW 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    78400                     99000
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      53 GEN GOOD  37 FAIR
ADI LATE              63 GOOD      2 VERY POOR  69 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-012115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
455 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           20           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          90           70           90
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  W  5         W  5         LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W  7         LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.08
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    40           95           44
DSI                   2                         2
LAL                   4            4            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5300                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      W 20
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    68900                     108000
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      48 GEN GOOD  36 FAIR
ADI LATE              60 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  80 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-012115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
455 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           20           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          92           71           92
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  W  7 G17     W  6         W  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W  9 G15     LGT/VAR      SW  9 G15
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    41           96           43
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      5700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 15                      SW 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    87000                     119700
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      54 GEN GOOD  38 FAIR
ADI LATE              68 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  67 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-012115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
455 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           20           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          91           71           91
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  W  5         SW  5        LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W  7         LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    40           92           43
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5500                      5500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      SW 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    71500                     115500
ADI EARLY             32 FAIR      48 GEN GOOD  30 FAIR
ADI LATE              55 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  81 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 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 IN THE MID 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-012115-
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...SUMMERTON
455 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           20           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
MAX/MIN TEMP          92           71           92
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  W  7 G15     SW  6        W  5
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   W  8 G15     W  5         SW  9 G15
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    40           93           43
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   2            2            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5900                      5700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 15                      SW 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    88500                     119700
ADI EARLY             37 FAIR      50 GEN GOOD  43 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              65 GOOD      4 VERY POOR  68 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1
DISPERSION                         9PM-7AM/FA


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. 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. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION NEAR 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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