Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FNUS52 KCAE 251948
FWFCAE

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
248 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...A FAST MOVING LOW WILL SWING INTO THE FORECAST AREA
THIS EVENING. THIS WILL BRING MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES ON MONDAY AND A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE NORTHERN MIDLANDS AND PEE DEE. WINDS ON
MONDAY AND TUESDAY WILL BE GUSTY AND OUT OF THE WEST TO
NORTHWEST. EXPECT FAIR DISPERSION TONIGHT WITH GOOD DISPERSION
MONDAY NIGHT AS SURFACE WINDS RANGE FROM 5 TO 10 MPH MONDAY NIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS WILL BE NW RANGING FROM 20 TO 25 MPH THROUGHOUT
THE FORECAST PERIOD.

FOG IS NEITHER EXPECTED SUNDAY NIGHT NOR MONDAY NIGHT DUE TO
DECENT LOW LEVEL MIXING.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-260930-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
248 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           53           33           53
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      W  8 G20     W 11 G21     W  7 G17
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  5        W 13 G23     W  8 G15     W 11 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 AM
PRECIP END                         1 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    86           45           75           35
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            3            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4200                      4100
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                11PM-7AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 22                     NW 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 92400                     73800
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  40 FAIR      29 FAIR      39 FAIR
ADI LATE              7 POOR       59 GEN GOOD  12 POOR      42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            2            3
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-260930-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
248 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          38           53           32           50
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S  5         W  6 G18     NW  9 G18    W  6 G15
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  5        W 11 G21     W  6         NW  9 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         5 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    91           49           76           33
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4200                      4100
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                11PM-7AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 20                     NW 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 84000                     73800
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  33 FAIR      26 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              7 POOR       55 GEN GOOD  13 GEN POOR  52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 25 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-260930-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
248 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           56           34           54
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      W  8 G21     W 13 G24     W 10 G18
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        W 15 G26     W  9 G17     W 12 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 AM
PRECIP END                         5 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    89           42           76           34
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4300                      4100
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                11PM-7AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 24                     NW 20
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 103200                    82000
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  39 FAIR      28 FAIR      36 FAIR
ADI LATE              8 POOR       62 GOOD      21 FAIR      48 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            2            3
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-260930-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
248 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          38           53           33           48
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SW  5 G15    NW 10 G17    W  7 G15
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      NW 10 G20    NW  7 G17    NW 11 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          3 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    91           50           77           34
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4200                      3900
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                11PM-7AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 17                     NW 20
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 71400                     78000
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR  24 FAIR      47 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD  19 GEN POOR  52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        5            3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 26 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-260930-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
248 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           55           34           51
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      W  7 G18     NW 10 G20    W  8 G18
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  5        W 13 G24     W  8 G17     NW 11 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 AM
PRECIP END                         6 PM
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    88           47           76           32
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4200                      4100
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                11PM-7AM/GD
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 21                     NW 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 88200                     73800
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  28 FAIR      26 FAIR      39 FAIR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD  13 GEN POOR  48 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 26 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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