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
222 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

.DISCUSSION...A cold front over the Midlands has pushed south towards
the coast. A cool and dry airmass will build into the region tonight.
Dry high pressure will be over the area Thursday and Friday providing
below normal temperatures. Another cold front will cross the region
Saturday with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

Fog potential for tonight: Fog is not expected in this dry airmass.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-180915-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
222 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Chance Precip         0            0            0            0
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Min/Max Temp          53           71           45           73
Max/Min RH            75           34           80           36
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Inversion             2000         0900         2200         1000
Dispersion            Poor                      Very Poor
Max ADI Early         12 Poor      22 Fair      10 Poor      14 Gen Poor
Max ADI Late          11 Poor      24 Fair      4 Very Poor  20 Gen Poor
Max LVORI Early       3            3            3            3
Max LVORI Late        3            2            4            2
Mixing Height                      2600                      2400
Transport Wind                     NE  7                     S  9
Ventilation Rate                   18200                     21600
DSI                   2            1            2            2

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH
92 percent. Southwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the mid 70s. Minimum RH 64 percent. West winds as high as 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s.
Maximum RH 98 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny, cooler. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH
35 percent. North winds as high as 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
76 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
36 percent. East winds as high as 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
81 percent. Southeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs
around 70. Minimum RH 45 percent. East winds as high as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50. Maximum RH
85 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs
in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 54 percent. Northeast winds as high as
10 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-180915-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
222 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Chance Precip         0            0            0            0
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Min/Max Temp          50           67           43           70
Max/Min RH            77           35           88           35
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Inversion             2000         0900         2000         1000
Dispersion            Poor                      Very Poor
Max ADI Early         11 Poor      21 Fair      10 Poor      15 Gen Poor
Max ADI Late          12 Poor      23 Fair      4 Very Poor  22 Fair
Max LVORI Early       3            3            4            5
Max LVORI Late        3            2            5            3
Mixing Height                      2500                      2400
Transport Wind                     NE  6                     SW 10
Ventilation Rate                   15000                     24000
DSI                   2            1            1            2

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
98 percent. Southwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the lower 70s. Minimum RH 67 percent. West winds as high as
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum
RH 100 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny, cooler. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH
36 percent. North winds as high as 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
80 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 36 percent.
East winds as high as 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum RH
85 percent. South winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
44 percent. Northeast winds as high as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
85 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs
in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 53 percent. Northeast winds as high
as 10 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-180915-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including Augusta, Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
222 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Chance Precip         0            0            0            0
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Min/Max Temp          55           70           46           74
Max/Min RH            78           38           77           41
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      NE  7        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   NE  5        NE  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Inversion             2000         0900         2100         0900
Dispersion            Fair                      Poor
Max ADI Early         13 Gen Poor  25 Fair      13 Gen Poor  13 Gen Poor
Max ADI Late          13 Gen Poor  29 Fair      4 Very Poor  19 Gen Poor
Max LVORI Early       3            2            3            3
Max LVORI Late        3            2            3            2
Mixing Height                      2300                      2400
Transport Wind                     NE  9                     S  7
Ventilation Rate                   20700                     16800
DSI                   2            1            2            2

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH
95 percent. Southwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the upper 70s. Minimum RH 64 percent. West winds as high as
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s.
Maximum RH 100 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny, cooler. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH
36 percent. North winds as high as 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
76 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 37 percent.
East winds as high as 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
84 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 49 percent.
Northeast winds as high as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50. Maximum RH
88 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs
in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 55 percent. Northeast winds as high as
10 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-180915-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
222 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Chance Precip         0            0            0            0
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Min/Max Temp          49           66           42           70
Max/Min RH            80           39           83           36
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      NE  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   N  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Inversion             2000         0900         2100         1000
Dispersion            Poor                      Very Poor
Max ADI Early         11 Poor      25 Fair      12 Poor      14 Gen Poor
Max ADI Late          11 Poor      29 Fair      3 Very Poor  21 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            3            4            4
Max LVORI Late        3            2            4            3
Mixing Height                      2600                      2500
Transport Wind                     NE  8                     SW  9
Ventilation Rate                   20800                     22500
DSI                   2            1            1            2

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
99 percent. Southwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the mid 70s.
Minimum RH 67 percent. Chance of showers 70 percent. West winds
as high as 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum
RH 100 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny, cooler. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH
37 percent. North winds as high as 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
78 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 38 percent.
East winds as high as 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum RH
86 percent. South winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
45 percent. North winds as high as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
84 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs
in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 53 percent. Northeast winds as high
as 10 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-180915-
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
222 PM EDT Wed Oct 17 2018

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Chance Precip         0            0            0            0
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Min/Max Temp          54           69           43           73
Max/Min RH            87           38           78           40
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      NE  7 G17    Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   NE  5        NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Inversion             2100         0900         2100         1000
Dispersion            Poor                      Very Poor
Max ADI Early         13 Gen Poor  26 Fair      13 Gen Poor  13 Gen Poor
Max ADI Late          14 Gen Poor  30 Fair      4 Very Poor  18 Gen Poor
Max LVORI Early       4            3            3            4
Max LVORI Late        4            2            4            3
Mixing Height                      2500                      2500
Transport Wind                     NE  8                     S  6
Ventilation Rate                   20000                     15000
DSI                   2            1            1            2

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH
98 percent. Southwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the upper 70s. Minimum RH 64 percent. West winds as high as
15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum
RH 100 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny, cooler. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH
37 percent. North winds as high as 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
75 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 38 percent.
East winds as high as 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum RH
86 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
47 percent. Northeast winds as high as 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50. Maximum RH
86 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs
in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 54 percent. Northeast winds as high as
10 mph.

$$

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

$$


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