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
244 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT HAS PUSHED EAST OF THE AREA AND DRIER COOLER
AIR HAS SETTELED OVER THE AREA.SURFACE WINDS OVER THE WEEKEND
WILL BE LIGHT...WITH TRANSPORT WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH OUT OF
THE SOUTHWEST SATURDAY...AND WESTERLY ON SUNDAY. THE DRIER AIR
MASS WILL LEAD TO MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES OF AROUND 25 TO
30 PERCENT. MORNING FOG WILL NOT BE A CONCERN FOR THE WEEKEND.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-010915-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
244 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           83           54           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         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    81           27           100          28
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            6            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5800                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     W  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 40600                     29000
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      22 FAIR      28 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  30 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            7            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-010915-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...
WINNSBORO MILLS...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING
244 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           82           54           85
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         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    85           28           100          31
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            6            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5600                      5500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  8                     W  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 44800                     27500
ADI EARLY             37 FAIR      27 FAIR      26 FAIR      25 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  37 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            7            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-010915-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...AIKEN...
NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...
DENMARK
244 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           84           54           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         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    84           27           100          29
DSI                                3                         4
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5600                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     NW  5
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 39200                     27000
ADI EARLY             37 FAIR      18 GEN POOR  26 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            7            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-010915-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...LANCASTER MILL...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
244 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           83           56           84
20FT WIND/EARLY(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20FT WIND/LATE(MPH)   LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    90           31           100          34
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            6            6            6
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5700                      5200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 10                     W  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 57000                     31200
ADI EARLY             49 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      31 FAIR      21 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  24 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            7            2
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-010915-
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
244 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           85           56           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         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    86           28           100          30
DSI                                3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            6            6            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5700                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  8                     W  6
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 45600                     31800
ADI EARLY             41 GEN GOOD  18 GEN POOR  27 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  40 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  25 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            7            2
DISPERSION            7PM-8AM/PO                7PM-8AM/PO


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

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