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
115 PM EDT Mon May 25 2020

.DISCUSSION...High pressure ridging into the area from the
northeast through the week will produce unsettled weather given
a moist onshore flow. This will keep a chances of showers and
possibly thunderstorms each day. Heavy rainfall will be possible.

Fog potential for tonight: Moderate.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-260915-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
115 PM EDT Mon May 25 2020

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance Precip         50           40           60           60
Precip Amount         0.09         0.02         0.22         0.38
Precip Duration       2            2            5            4
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Temp          65           77           64           77
Max/Min RH            99           64           100          75
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  E  5         E  5         E  5         Lgt/Var
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   Lgt/Var      E  6         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Inversion             2000         0800         2000         0800
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
Max ADI Early         37 Fair      38 Fair      39 Fair      17 Gen Poor
Max ADI Late          6 Very Poor  47 Gen Good  6 Very Poor  28 Fair
Max LVORI Early       6            6            6            7
Max LVORI Late        6            3            7            4
Mixing Height                      2800                      2700
Transport Wind                     E 15                      NE 10
Ventilation Rate                   42000                     27000
LAL                   4            1            1            2
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
DSI                   3            2            2            2

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. East winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 66 percent.
Southeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. South winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 63 percent. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Southwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. South winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 67 percent.
Southwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Southwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 63 percent.
North winds as high as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH 97 percent.
Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
55 percent. Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-260915-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
115 PM EDT Mon May 25 2020

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance Precip         50           30           60           60
Precip Amount         0.18         0.01         0.12         0.35
Precip Duration       2            2            3            9
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Temp          65           77           64           76
Max/Min RH            100          65           100          81
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE  5
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   Lgt/Var      E  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Inversion             2000         0800         2000         0600
Dispersion            Poor                      Fair
Max ADI Early         29 Fair      31 Fair      30 Fair      16 Gen Poor
Max ADI Late          5 Very Poor  43 Gen Good  7 Poor       27 Fair
Max LVORI Early       6            7            6            7
Max LVORI Late        8            3            7            5
Mixing Height                      2500                      1900
Transport Wind                     E 14                      NE 12
Ventilation Rate                   35000                     22800
LAL                   4            1            1            2
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
DSI                   2            2            2            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. East winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 70 percent.
Southeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. South winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 68 percent. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Southwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. South winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 69 percent. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Southwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. West winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 66 percent. Northeast
winds as high as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
95 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
55 percent. Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-260915-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including Augusta, Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
115 PM EDT Mon May 25 2020

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip         50           40           70           70
Precip Amount         0.09         0.06         0.30         0.39
Precip Duration       2            2            6            9
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Temp          66           77           65           81
Max/Min RH            98           66           100          71
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  E  5         NE  7        E  6         E  5
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   E  5         E  7         NE  5        E  5
Inversion             2000         0800         2000         0600
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
Max ADI Early         42 Gen Good  38 Fair      46 Gen Good  18 Gen Poor
Max ADI Late          9 Poor       54 Gen Good  10 Poor      24 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            6            6            6
Max LVORI Late        6            3            6            4
Mixing Height                      2900                      2800
Transport Wind                     E 18                      NW  5
Ventilation Rate                   52200                     14000
LAL                   4            1            3            5
Haines Index          3            4            3            3
DSI                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Southeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent.
Southeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. South winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Southwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. South winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent.
Southwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Southwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 59 percent. North
winds as high as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH 97 percent.
Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
53 percent. Northeast winds as high as 10 mph.

$$

SCZ016-022-029-115-116-260915-
Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-Northern Lancaster-Southern Lancaster-
Including Cheraw, Pageland, Camden, Lugoff,
Bishopville, Indian Land, Lancaster, Elgin, and Lancaster Mill
115 PM EDT Mon May 25 2020

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance Precip         40           20           70           70
Precip Amount         0.03         0.01         0.18         0.48
Precip Duration       1            1            3            9
Precip Begin          6 PM         12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            4 AM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Temp          65           78           65           78
Max/Min RH            99           61           100          76
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      E  5         Lgt/Var      E  6
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   Lgt/Var      E  6         E  5         E  6
Inversion             2000         0800         2300         0600
Dispersion            Poor                      Fair
Max ADI Early         28 Fair      33 Fair      33 Fair      27 Fair
Max ADI Late          5 Very Poor  42 Gen Good  10 Poor      33 Fair
Max LVORI Early       6            6            6            6
Max LVORI Late        6            3            6            4
Mixing Height                      3200                      2100
Transport Wind                     E 13                      E 14
Ventilation Rate                   41600                     29400
LAL                   4            1            3            5
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
DSI                   2            2            2            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. East winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 68 percent. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Southeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. South winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 68 percent. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. South winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. South winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Southwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Southwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 63 percent.
North winds as high as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
92 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 51 percent.
Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-260915-
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
115 PM EDT Mon May 25 2020

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip         40           30           70           70
Precip Amount         0.07         0.02         0.33         0.54
Precip Duration       1            2            6            9
Precip Begin          6 PM         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            4 AM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Min/Max Temp          65           78           65           81
Max/Min RH            97           62           100          71
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  E  5         NE  6        E  5         E  5
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   Lgt/Var      E  6         E  5         E  5
Inversion             2000         0800         2000         0600
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
Max ADI Early         36 Fair      39 Fair      37 Fair      29 Fair
Max ADI Late          7 Poor       45 Gen Good  13 Gen Poor  30 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            6            6            6
Max LVORI Late        6            3            6            3
Mixing Height                      2800                      2300
Transport Wind                     E 15                      S 10
Ventilation Rate                   42000                     23000
LAL                   4            1            3            5
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
DSI                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Southeast winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Southeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. South winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 64 percent. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. South winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a
slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. South winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Southwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Southwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent.
North winds as high as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH 95 percent.
Northeast winds as low as 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
51 percent. Northeast winds as high as 10 mph.

$$

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

$$


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