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
251 PM EST Sun Feb 28 2021

.DISCUSSION... A cold front will move through the area tomorrow
morning into the early afternoon. We will remain unsettled through
the week, with more periods of rain Tuesday and Wednesday as a low
pressure system moves across the SE. Rain chances taper off Thursday,
completely drying out Friday morning. Models are starting to trend to
a drier start to the weekend.


Fog potential for tonight: None.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-010930-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
251 PM EST Sun Feb 28 2021

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      None         Rain
Chance Precip         0            70           0            60
Precip Amount         0.00         0.18         0.00         0.06
Precip Duration                    4                         4
Precip Begin                       6 AM                      7 AM
Precip End                         6 PM                      Continuing
Min/Max Temp          61           72           41           54
Max/Min RH            100          44           77           42
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      SW  9 G19    NW  5        NE  5
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   SW  6        NW  6        Lgt/Var      E  5
Inversion             1900         0700         1800         0600
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
Max ADI Early         9 Poor       35 Fair      11 Poor      44 Gen Good
Max ADI Late          16 Gen Poor  35 Fair      10 Poor      45 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            5            3            3
Max LVORI Late        5            2            3            2
Mixing Height                      2400                      3200
Transport Wind                     NW 20                     E 14
Ventilation Rate                   48000                     44800
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4            4
DSI                   3            1            3            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of rain near 100 percent. East winds as low
as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Highs in the mid
50s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Chance of rain 70 percent. North
winds as high as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum
RH 98 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 46 percent.
Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
92 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 60. Minimum RH 50 percent.
Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain.
Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH 89 percent. Northeast winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs
in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 53 percent. North winds as high as
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
79 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 37 percent.
Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-010930-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
251 PM EST Sun Feb 28 2021

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy        Pcldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Rain         Rain
Chance Precip         0            80           20           30
Precip Amount         0.00         0.21         0.02         0.02
Precip Duration                    6            0            1
Precip Begin                       6 AM         Continuing   1 PM
Precip End                         Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
Min/Max Temp          59           70           39           53
Max/Min RH            100          49           77           35
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      SW  8 G17    N  6         NE  5
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   SW  6        W  6         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Inversion             1900         0700         0500         0900
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
Max ADI Early         9 Poor       32 Fair      16 Gen Poor  44 Gen Good
Max ADI Late          15 Gen Poor  23 Fair      8 Poor       35 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            5            3            3
Max LVORI Late        5            3            3            2
Mixing Height                      2200                      3500
Transport Wind                     NW 16                     E  8
Ventilation Rate                   35200                     28000
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4            4
DSI                   3            1            3            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows around 40. Maximum RH 98 percent.
Chance of rain near 100 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph or
less.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 63 percent.
Chance of rain 90 percent. North winds as high as 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum
RH 98 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
90 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH
48 percent. Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
87 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
52 percent. North winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Maximum
RH 75 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 37 percent.
Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-010930-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including Augusta, Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
251 PM EST Sun Feb 28 2021

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Rain         Rain
Chance Precip         0            60           30           60
Precip Amount         0.00         0.12         0.03         0.09
Precip Duration                    3            1            4
Precip Begin                       7 AM         Continuing   7 AM
Precip End                         Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
Min/Max Temp          61           76           43           54
Max/Min RH            99           42           77           41
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      SW 10 G21    NW  6        NE  7
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   SW  6        NW  9 G22    NE  5        E  7
Inversion             1900         0800         1800         0600
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
Max ADI Early         16 Gen Poor  54 Gen Good  15 Gen Poor  43 Gen Good
Max ADI Late          14 Gen Poor  57 Gen Good  14 Gen Poor  41 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       4            5            3            2
Max LVORI Late        5            2            3            2
Mixing Height                      2800                      3100
Transport Wind                     W 24                      E 15
Ventilation Rate                   67200                     46500
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4            4
DSI                   3            2            3            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Chance of rain near 100 percent. East winds as low
as 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 67 percent.
Chance of rain 90 percent. North winds as high as 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Maximum RH
98 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
91 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 60. Minimum RH 49 percent.
Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain.
Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH 89 percent. Northeast winds as
low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs
in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Northeast winds as high
as 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
79 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 40 percent.
North winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ016-022-029-115-116-010930-
Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-Northern Lancaster-Southern Lancaster-
Including Cheraw, Pageland, Camden, Lugoff,
Bishopville, Indian Land, Lancaster, Elgin, and Lancaster Mill
251 PM EST Sun Feb 28 2021

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy        Pcldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Rain         Rain
Chance Precip         0            70           30           10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.20         0.02         0.00
Precip Duration                    6            1            1
Precip Begin                       6 AM         Continuing   1 PM
Precip End                         Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
Min/Max Temp          60           72           38           54
Max/Min RH            100          49           78           33
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  SW  5        SW 10 G21    NW  7        NE  6
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   SW  7        W  7 G20     N  5         E  5
Inversion             1900         0700         0500         0900
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
Max ADI Early         15 Gen Poor  36 Fair      16 Gen Poor  41 Gen Good
Max ADI Late          16 Gen Poor  27 Fair      10 Poor      34 Fair
Max LVORI Early       5            5            3            3
Max LVORI Late        5            3            3            2
Mixing Height                      2400                      3700
Transport Wind                     NW 17                     NE 13
Ventilation Rate                   40800                     48100
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4            4
DSI                   3            2            3            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows around 40. Maximum RH 98 percent.
Chance of rain near 100 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph or
less.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 67 percent.
Chance of rain 90 percent. North winds as high as 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum
RH 97 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
89 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
North winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
84 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
54 percent. North winds as high as 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Maximum
RH 74 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 39 percent.
Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-010930-
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
251 PM EST Sun Feb 28 2021

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Rain         Rain
Chance Precip         0            60           30           40
Precip Amount         0.00         0.14         0.03         0.02
Precip Duration                    3            1            1
Precip Begin                       7 AM         Continuing   1 PM
Precip End                         Continuing   12 AM        Continuing
Min/Max Temp          61           76           42           54
Max/Min RH            99           44           81           35
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  S  5         SW 10 G22    NW  6        NE  7
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   SW  7        NW  8 G22    N  5         E  6
Inversion             1900         0800         1800         0600
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
Max ADI Early         14 Gen Poor  51 Gen Good  14 Gen Poor  43 Gen Good
Max ADI Late          15 Gen Poor  42 Gen Good  14 Gen Poor  43 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       5            5            4            2
Max LVORI Late        5            2            3            2
Mixing Height                      2500                      3500
Transport Wind                     W 21                      E  9
Ventilation Rate                   52500                     31500
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4            4
DSI                   3            2            4            1

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
99 percent. Chance of rain near 100 percent. East winds as low as
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 69 percent.
Chance of rain 90 percent. North winds as high as 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Maximum RH
99 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Minimum RH 46 percent.
Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
90 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH
49 percent. Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
87 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of rain. Highs
in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 58 percent. North winds as high as
10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
77 percent. North winds as low as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 41 percent.
North winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

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

$$



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