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
400 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

.DISCUSSION...A dry surface pressure ridge will dominate
through Sunday. Moisture will increase ahead of a cold front
Monday. The front will move through the forecast area Monday
night or Tuesday morning. Showers will be associated with the
front mainly Monday night. It will become breezy and dry
behind the front Tuesday.

It will be dry today with minimum relative humidity 25 to
30 percent this afternoon. Wind will be mainly west near
10 mph. Some moisture recovery will occur tonight and Sunday.
A few locations may have fog during the early morning hours
Sunday. Minimum relative humidity will be 35 to 40 percent
Sunday afternoon. Wind will be light and variable.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-202130-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including the cities of Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
400 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          61           37           66
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  7         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    30           100          40
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3100                      3300
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 10                      SE  5
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    31000                     16500
ADI Early             32 Fair      3 Very Poor  7 Poor
ADI Late              45 Gen Good  2 Very Poor  19 Gen Poor
Max LVORI Early       3            6            9
Max LVORI Late        2            8            2
Dispersion                         5pm-10am/po

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. A chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 34 percent. West winds 15 to
25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60.
Minimum RH 28 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 29 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 31 percent. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-202130-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including the cities of Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
400 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          60           34           64
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  w 5          Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   w 7          Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    26           99           40
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3100                      3200
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  8                      S  6
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    24800                     19200
ADI Early             29 Fair      3 Very Poor  7 Poor
ADI Late              33 Fair      2 Very Poor  20 Gen Poor
Max LVORI Early       3            5            9
Max LVORI Late        2            8            2
Dispersion                         5pm-10am/po

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 60s.
Minimum RH 56 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 33 percent. West winds 15 to
25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 29 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 30 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the upper
50s. Minimum RH 31 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-202130-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including the cities of Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
400 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          63           36           67
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  7         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    27           100          40
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3000                      3400
Transport Wnd (mph)   W 10                      S  5
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    30000                     17000
ADI Early             24 Fair      3 Very Poor  7 Poor
ADI Late              37 Fair      2 Very Poor  19 Gen Poor
Max LVORI Early       3            5            9
Max LVORI Late        2            8            2
Dispersion                         5pm-10am/po

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 29 percent. West winds 15 to
25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 27 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 28 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Minimum RH 32 percent. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-202130-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including the cities of Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
400 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          60           33           65
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   w 7          Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    23           100          41
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            5
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3000                      3300
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  8                      S  6
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    24000                     19800
ADI Early             26 Fair      3 Very Poor  9 Poor
ADI Late              32 Fair      2 Very Poor  19 Gen Poor
Max LVORI Early       3            4            9
Max LVORI Late        2            8            2
Dispersion                         5pm-10am/po

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 52 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 30 percent. Southwest winds
15 to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 26 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
mid 50s. Minimum RH 29 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 30 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-202130-
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
400 AM EST Sat Jan 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chance (%)     0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          62           36           66
20ft Wind/Early(mph)  W  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
20ft Wind/Late(mph)   W  8         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0            0            0
Precip Begin
Precip End
Max/Min Humidity %    24           100          40
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)2800                      3400
Transport Wnd (mph)   W  9                      S  5
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    25200                     17000
ADI Early             23 Fair      3 Very Poor  7 Poor
ADI Late              31 Fair      2 Very Poor  19 Gen Poor
Max LVORI Early       3            4            9
Max LVORI Late        2            8            2
Dispersion                         5pm-10am/po

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the
upper 60s. Minimum RH 55 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 29 percent. West winds 15 to
25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60.
Minimum RH 27 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs in the
upper 50s. Minimum RH 29 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 60.
Minimum RH 31 percent. East 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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