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
354 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.DISCUSSION...
A low pressure system will move across the region today with
scattered showers mainly across the northern Midlands by this
afternoon. Winds will be east-southeast 5 to 10 mph this morning
then shift to southwest this afternoon around 10 to 15 mph. The
minimum relative humidity will be near 50 percent. Slightly drier
Wednesday although with weak trough across the area can`t rule out
an isolated shower across the north Midlands. Winds will be northwest
5 to 10 mph. Moisture increase again Thursday.

Fog potential for tonight: Fair dispersion tonight and fog threat
appears low.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-242115-
Lincoln-McDuffie-Columbia-McCormick-Edgefield-
Including Lincolnton, Thomson, Martinez, Evans,
Mccormick, Edgefield, and Johnston
354 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None
Chance Precip         50           0            0
Precip Amount         0.03         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       2
Precip Begin          6 AM
Precip End            6 PM
Min/Max Temp          75           55           77
Max/Min RH            51           96           46
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  Lgt/Var      W  5         W  5
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   SW  7        W  5         W  6
Inversion             0900         2200         0800
Dispersion                         Fair
Max ADI Early         34 Fair      66 Good      37 Fair
Max ADI Late          76 Good      5 Very Poor  52 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            4            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Mixing Height         6100                      6300
Transport Wind        W 17                      NW 10
Ventilation Rate      103700                    63000
DSI                   3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
90 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 54 percent. North winds as
high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 96 percent. Southwest
winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 48 percent. West winds as high as
5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 89 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
39 percent. Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
85 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 36 percent.
Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
85 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 37 percent.
East winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-242115-
Newberry-Fairfield-Saluda-
Including Newberry, Winnsboro, Winnsboro Mills,
Saluda, and Ridge Spring
354 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance Precip         70           30           20
Precip Amount         0.13         0.01         0.00
Precip Duration       4            1            1
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   1 PM
Precip End            Continuing   1 AM         6 PM
Min/Max Temp          74           54           76
Max/Min RH            54           97           45
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  SE  5        W  5         Lgt/Var
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   SW  6        Lgt/Var      NW  5
Inversion             0900         2200         0900
Dispersion                         Fair
Max ADI Early         19 Gen Poor  55 Gen Good  42 Gen Good
Max ADI Late          65 Good      6 Very Poor  53 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            4            6
Max LVORI Late        3            6            1
Mixing Height         5800                      5700
Transport Wind        SW 15                     NW 13
Ventilation Rate      87000                     74100
DSI                   2            2            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
91 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 50 percent. North winds as
high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 97 percent. South winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...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.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. 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. Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
85 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 34 percent.
North winds as high as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
85 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 34 percent.
East winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-242115-
Richmond-Burke-Aiken-Barnwell-Bamberg-
Including Augusta, Hephzibah, Waynesboro, Aiken,
North Augusta, Barnwell, Williston, Blackville, Bamberg,
and Denmark
354 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Tstms        None         None
Chance Precip         30           0            0
Precip Amount         0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       1
Precip Begin          6 AM
Precip End            6 PM
Min/Max Temp          77           55           78
Max/Min RH            47           95           44
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  SW  5        W  6         W  5
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   SW  9        Lgt/Var      W  7
Inversion             0900         2200         0800
Dispersion                         Fair
Max ADI Early         43 Gen Good  68 Good      42 Gen Good
Max ADI Late          60 Gen Good  5 Very Poor  58 Gen Good
Max LVORI Early       6            4            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Mixing Height         5900                      6100
Transport Wind        W 18                      NW 13
Ventilation Rate      106200                    79300
DSI                   3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
92 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 50 percent. North winds as high
as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 97 percent. Southwest
winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 48 percent. West winds as high as
5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 92 percent. West winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
37 percent. Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
85 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 34 percent.
Northeast winds as high as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
89 percent. East winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 34 percent.
East winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-242115-
Lancaster-Chesterfield-Kershaw-Lee-
Including Lancaster, Elgin, Lancaster Mill, Cheraw,
Pageland, Camden, Lugoff, and Bishopville
354 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance Precip         70           30           20
Precip Amount         0.17         0.01         0.00
Precip Duration       4            1            1
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   10 AM
Precip End            Continuing   2 AM         6 PM
Min/Max Temp          76           55           79
Max/Min RH            52           95           44
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  SE  6        SW  5        Lgt/Var
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   S  7         Lgt/Var      W  6
Inversion             1000         2200         0800
Dispersion                         Fair
Max ADI Early         20 Gen Poor  51 Gen Good  42 Gen Good
Max ADI Late          60 Gen Good  6 Very Poor  61 Good
Max LVORI Early       6            4            6
Max LVORI Late        3            6            1
Mixing Height         5500                      5700
Transport Wind        SW 15                     NW 14
Ventilation Rate      82500                     79800
DSI                   2            3            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
89 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 46 percent. Northwest winds as
high as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 97 percent. South winds
as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...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.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers. 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. Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
84 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 33 percent.
North winds as high as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
85 percent. Northeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 33 percent.
East winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-242115-
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
354 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      None
Chance Precip         50           20           0
Precip Amount         0.12         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       2            1
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   12 AM
Min/Max Temp          79           56           78
Max/Min RH            47           94           44
Wind 20ft/early(mph)  S  5         SW  5        W  5
Wind 20ft/late(mph)   SW  8        Lgt/Var      W  7
Inversion             0900         2200         0900
Dispersion                         Fair
Max ADI Early         29 Fair      61 Good      48 Gen Good
Max ADI Late          59 Gen Good  5 Very Poor  62 Good
Max LVORI Early       6            4            6
Max LVORI Late        1            6            1
Mixing Height         5900                      5700
Transport Wind        SW 17                     NW 14
Ventilation Rate      100300                    79800
DSI                   3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
89 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 47 percent. North winds as high
as 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 96 percent. Southwest
winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 48 percent. West winds as high as
5 mph.
.FRIDAY 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.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
38 percent. Northwest winds as high as 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
83 percent. Northwest winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 34 percent.
North winds as high as 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
86 percent. Southeast winds as low as 5 mph or less.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 34 percent.
East winds as high as 5 mph.

$$

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

$$



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