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
539 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

.DISCUSSION...Dry cold front will cross the area this morning with
strong and gusty winds through the day. Relative humidity values
this afternoon will be 20 to 25 percent with the lowest values in
the eastern Midlands and Pee Dee. High pressure will build into
the region tonight and control the area through early Sunday
keeping mostly clear skies and lighter winds over the area. Low
pressure and rain will return for Sunday late afternoon into the
middle of next week.

Fog potential for tonight: Fog is expected tonight due to dry air
and winds remaining 5 to 10 mph overnight.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-192115-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
539 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip         0            0            0
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Min/Max Temp          74           39           71
Max/Min RH            27           80           21
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  W  9 G18     NW  6        NE  5
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   W 11 G21     N  6         Lgt/Var
Inversion             0600         0000         0800
Dispersion                         Fair
Max ADI Early         58 Gen Good  36 Fair      23 Fair
Max ADI Late          82 Good      15 Gen Poor  24 Fair
Max LVORI Early       3            3            3
Max LVORI Late        2            3            2
Mixing Height         5800                      4600
Transport Wind        W 22                      NE  6
Ventilation Rate      127600                    27600
DSI                   2            4            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
78 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 28 percent.
East winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum
RH 82 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 46 percent. East winds as high
as 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
50s. Maximum RH 94 percent. Chance of showers 70 percent. East
winds as low as 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the mid 60s.
Minimum RH 68 percent. Chance of showers 70 percent. East winds
as high as 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
50s. Maximum RH 97 percent. Chance of showers 60 percent. East
winds as low as 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 66 percent. Northeast winds as
high as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 96 percent. Northeast
winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 55 percent. North winds as
high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-192115-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
539 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip         0            0            0
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Min/Max Temp          74           38           69
Max/Min RH            24           81           19
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  W 10 G18     N  7         NE  5
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   NW 11 G20    N  5         Lgt/Var
Inversion             0600         0000         0700
Dispersion                         Fair
Max ADI Early         50 Gen Good  35 Fair      23 Fair
Max ADI Late          69 Good      12 Poor      25 Fair
Max LVORI Early       3            3            3
Max LVORI Late        2            3            2
Mixing Height         5800                      4500
Transport Wind        NW 20                     N  6
Ventilation Rate      116000                    27000
DSI                   2            4            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
81 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 27 percent.
East winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
83 percent. Southeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 39 percent. East winds as high as
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 91 percent. East winds as low as
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the lower 60s.
Minimum RH 62 percent. Chance of showers 60 percent. East winds
as high as 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
50s. Maximum RH 97 percent. Chance of showers 60 percent. East
winds as low as 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the mid 60s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Northeast winds as high as
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 96 percent. Northeast
winds as low as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 54 percent. North winds as
high as 10 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-192115-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including Augusta, Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
539 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip         0            0            0
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Min/Max Temp          78           39           71
Max/Min RH            26           76           19
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  W 11 G21     NW  8 G17    NE  8
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   W 13 G23     N  7         NE  6
Inversion             0600         0000         0700
Dispersion                         Good
Max ADI Early         69 Good      43 Gen Good  34 Fair
Max ADI Late          98 Good      21 Fair      35 Fair
Max LVORI Early       3            2            3
Max LVORI Late        2            3            2
Mixing Height         5900                      4500
Transport Wind        W 28                      NE  7
Ventilation Rate      165200                    31500
DSI                   2            4            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
84 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 27 percent.
East winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum
RH 84 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs around 70. Minimum RH 46 percent. East winds as high as
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid 50s.
Maximum RH 97 percent. Chance of showers 70 percent. East winds
as low as 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the upper 60s.
Minimum RH 67 percent. Chance of showers 70 percent. East winds
as high as 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid 50s.
Maximum RH 98 percent. Chance of showers 60 percent. East winds
as low as 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Highs around 70. Minimum RH 63 percent. Northeast winds as high
as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 97 percent. Northeast
winds as low as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 55 percent. North winds as
high as 10 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-192115-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
539 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip         0            0            0
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Min/Max Temp          77           37           70
Max/Min RH            22           78           20
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  W 11 G21     N  8 G18     N  6
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   NW 12 G23    N  6         N  5
Inversion             0600         0000         0700
Dispersion                         Good
Max ADI Early         57 Gen Good  39 Fair      28 Fair
Max ADI Late          78 Good      15 Gen Poor  31 Fair
Max LVORI Early       3            2            3
Max LVORI Late        2            3            2
Mixing Height         5800                      4600
Transport Wind        NW 23                     N  7
Ventilation Rate      133400                    32200
DSI                   2            4            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 40. Maximum RH 82 percent.
Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 27 percent.
Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum RH
84 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
36 percent. East winds as high as 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
around 50. Maximum RH 87 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the mid 60s.
Minimum RH 56 percent. Chance of showers 60 percent. East winds
as high as 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
50s. Maximum RH 96 percent. Chance of showers 60 percent. East
winds as low as 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the upper 60s. Minimum RH 61 percent. East winds as high as
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 97 percent. Northeast
winds as low as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 53 percent. North winds as
high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-192115-
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
539 AM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip         0            0            0
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Min/Max Temp          79           39           70
Max/Min RH            24           73           18
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  SW 11 G23    N  9 G18     NE  7
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   W 13 G25     N  8         N  5
Inversion             0600         0000         0700
Dispersion                         Good
Max ADI Early         69 Good      46 Gen Good  32 Fair
Max ADI Late          99 Good      20 Gen Poor  34 Fair
Max LVORI Early       3            2            2
Max LVORI Late        2            3            2
Mixing Height         5800                      4600
Transport Wind        W 26                      N  7
Ventilation Rate      150800                    32200
DSI                   2            4            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
82 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 27 percent.
Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
84 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
around 70. Minimum RH 40 percent. East winds as high as 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 91 percent. East winds as low as
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the mid 60s.
Minimum RH 62 percent. Chance of showers 70 percent. East winds
as high as 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the mid 50s.
Maximum RH 97 percent. Chance of showers 60 percent. East winds
as low as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Highs around 70. Minimum RH 61 percent. East winds as high as
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 96 percent. Northeast
winds as low as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 53 percent. North winds as
high as 10 mph.

$$

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

$$



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