Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Central South Carolina
and East Central Georgia
National Weather Service Columbia SC
404 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure extending into the region from the Mid Atlantic
region. Moisture will increase across the region by late Sunday
as a low pressure system over the Lower Mississippi Valley moves
slowly east. Rain will spread into the region late in the day
into the overnight from Georgia as a warm front approaches the
region. The Minimum relative humidity will range from near 40
percent in the Pee Dee to near 60 percent in the CSRA. Widespread
showers and a few thunderstorms Monday. Heavy rain will be possible
into Monday evening. Showers are expected to linger into Tuesday.

Fog potential for tonight: Good dispersion overnight will limit fog
although rain will be spreading into the area.


GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-222130-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
404 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance Precip         40           90           100
Precip Amount         0.03         0.54         1.28
Precip Duration       1            8            12
Precip Begin          10 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Temp          70           56           67
Max/Min RH            52           97           78
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  E  5         E  9         E 11
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   E  8         E 10         E  9 G17
Inversion             1000         2000         1100
Dispersion                         Excellent
Max ADI Early         28 Fair      49 Gen Good  32 Fair
Max ADI Late          62 Good      20 Gen Poor  34 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            3            5
Max LVORI Late        1            4            4
Mixing Height         4300                      2000
Transport Wind        SE 18                     SE 18
Ventilation Rate      77400                     36000
DSI                   2            2            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Chance of
precipitation 90 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 61 percent.
Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Southwest winds as high as
5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 99 percent. Northwest
winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 50 percent. West winds as high
as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 94 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 49 percent. West winds as high
as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 95 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
44 percent. West winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
91 percent. West winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
39 percent. West winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-222130-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
404 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance Precip         20           80           100
Precip Amount         0.01         0.24         1.14
Precip Duration       1            5            12
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Temp          70           54           64
Max/Min RH            43           93           77
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      E  7         E 10
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   E  7         E  8         E 11
Inversion             1000         2000         1000
Dispersion                         Good
Max ADI Early         25 Fair      60 Gen Good  37 Fair
Max ADI Late          63 Good      19 Gen Poor  41 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            3            5
Max LVORI Late        1            4            4
Mixing Height         4500                      1500
Transport Wind        SE 16                     SE 26
Ventilation Rate      72000                     39000
DSI                   2            2            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. East winds as low as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a slight chance
of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 66 percent.
Chance of precipitation 70 percent. East winds as high as 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 99 percent. Northwest
winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 50 percent. Northwest winds as
high as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 93 percent. Northwest
winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 48 percent. West winds as high
as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 97 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
42 percent. West winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
90 percent. West winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
38 percent. West winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-222130-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including Augusta, Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
404 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance Precip         30           90           100
Precip Amount         0.01         0.36         1.26
Precip Duration       1            7            12
Precip Begin          11 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Temp          71           57           70
Max/Min RH            52           98           76
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  E  6         E 10 G17     E 11 G20
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   E  9 G17     E 10 G18     SE 11
Inversion             0900         2000         1000
Dispersion                         Excellent
Max ADI Early         35 Fair      57 Gen Good  31 Fair
Max ADI Late          61 Good      20 Gen Poor  38 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            3            5
Max LVORI Late        1            4            3
Mixing Height         4300                      2000
Transport Wind        SE 20                     SE 21
Ventilation Rate      86000                     42000
DSI                   2            2            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Chance of
precipitation 90 percent. Southeast winds as low as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
57 percent. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Southwest winds
as high as 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 99 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
49 percent. West winds as high as 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 94 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 48 percent. West winds as high
as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 98 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
43 percent. West winds as high as 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
93 percent. West winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
38 percent. West winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-222130-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
404 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Tstms
Chance Precip         0            60           100
Precip Amount         0.00         0.08         0.74
Precip Duration                    2            12
Precip Begin                       8 PM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Temp          71           53           65
Max/Min RH            39           92           72
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      SE  7        E 10 G20
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   E  7         E  7         E 13 G23
Inversion             0900         2000         1000
Dispersion                         Good
Max ADI Early         40 Fair      61 Good      39 Fair
Max ADI Late          61 Good      17 Gen Poor  49 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            2            4
Max LVORI Late        1            4            3
Mixing Height         5000                      1700
Transport Wind        SE 15                     E 29
Ventilation Rate      75000                     49300
DSI                   3            2            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. East winds as low as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with showers likely and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 66 percent.
Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Southeast winds as high as
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 50 percent. Northwest winds as
high as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 93 percent. Northwest
winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 47 percent. Northwest winds as
high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 98 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
40 percent. West winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
90 percent. West winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
36 percent. West winds as high as 10 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-222130-
Lexington-Richland-Sumter-Orangeburg-Calhoun-Clarendon-
Including Seven Oaks, West Columbia, Cayce,
Lexington, Red Bank, Oak Grove, Columbia, Sumter, Orangeburg,
Brookdale, St. Matthews, Manning, and Summerton
404 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Tstms
Chance Precip         0            70           100
Precip Amount         0.00         0.14         1.17
Precip Duration                    5            12
Precip Begin                       6 PM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Temp          71           56           67
Max/Min RH            44           95           76
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  E  5         E  9         E 11 G20
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   E  8         E  8         E 13 G23
Inversion             0900         2000         1000
Dispersion                         Excellent
Max ADI Early         31 Fair      52 Gen Good  35 Fair
Max ADI Late          55 Gen Good  17 Gen Poor  43 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            3            5
Max LVORI Late        1            4            3
Mixing Height         4600                      1600
Transport Wind        SE 18                     SE 25
Ventilation Rate      82800                     40000
DSI                   2            2            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. East winds as low as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight
chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
59 percent. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. South winds as
high as 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 99 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 49 percent. West winds as high
as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 92 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 47 percent. West winds as high
as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 98 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
41 percent. West winds as high as 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
90 percent. West winds as low as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
37 percent. West winds as high as 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures below normal.  Precipitation below normal.

$$



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