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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13
000
FNUS52 KCAE 281021
FWFCAE

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
521 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WEST OF THE AREA WILL BUILD EASTWARD
AND BE CENTERED OVER THE REGION TONIGHT. THIS WILL KEEP MOSTLY
CLEAR SKIES ALONG WITH COOL AND DRY AIR IN PLACE THROUGH TONIGHT.
THE HIGH WILL SLIDE EAST OF THE REGION SATURDAY...HOWEVER DRY AIR
WILL PERSIST THROUGH MONDAY. WITH THE DRY AIR IN PLACE FOG IS NOT
EXPECTED TONIGHT.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-282130-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
521 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          50           31           59
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    27           81           29
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3400                      2300
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  6                     S 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    20400                     23000
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              28 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  25 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-282130-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
521 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          49           28           57
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    29           81           31
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3400                      2300
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  7                     S 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    23800                     23000
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              27 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-282130-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
521 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           29           60
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 %    29           86           28
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3400                      2400
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  7                      S  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    23800                     21600
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              27 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-282130-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
521 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          48           28           56
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    31           83           33
DSI                   2                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3300                      2300
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  7                     SW 12
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    23100                     27600
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  7 POOR       20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              26 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-282130-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
521 AM EST FRI NOV 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          49           29           58
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    30           83           31
DSI                   1                         1
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3300                      2400
DISPERSION                         7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  8                     S 10
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    26400                     24000
ADI EARLY             23 FAIR      7 POOR       18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              27 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  25 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 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

$$





USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.