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
340 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE FORECAST AREA
THIS MORNING WILL BE JUST OFF THE COAST THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
MONDAY. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE TODAY AND TONIGHT.
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS WILL BE MORE OFTEN FROM THE SOUTH AROUND
5 MPH MONDAY AFTERNOON. IT WILL BE DRY TODAY AND MONDAY WITH
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AROUND 30 PERCENT. A FEW AREAS WILL
HAVE FOG DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS TODAY AND MONDAY. ANY
FOG WILL BE MAINLY CONFINED TO LOW-LYING AREAS NEAR BODIES OF
WATER.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-032115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
340 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           56           82
20 FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20 FT WIND/LATE(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    32           95           32
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6000                      6700
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  7                     S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    42000                     53600
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  21 FAIR
ADI LATE              29 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-032115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
340 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          81           55           82
20 FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20 FT WIND/LATE(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    33           99           31
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6200                      6700
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  7                     S  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    43400                     60300
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  21 FAIR
ADI LATE              25 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-032115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
340 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           55           83
20 FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20 FT WIND/LATE(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    32           98           31
DSI                   3                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6100                      6800
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  6                      S  8
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    36600                     54400
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              23 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-032115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
340 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          80           54           81
20 FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20 FT WIND/LATE(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    28           100          31
DSI                   3                         3
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          6            5            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6400                      6600
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  7                      S  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    44800                     59400
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-032115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
340 AM EDT SUN MAY 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           55           82
20 FT WIND/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
20 FT WIND/LATE(MPH)  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    30           99           30
DSI                   3                         4
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6300                      6700
DISPERSION                         8PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  6                     S  9
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    37800                     60300
ADI EARLY             15 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              16 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  36 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$

ADI IS ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX BY LAVDAS.

1-6..... VERY POOR
7-12.... POOR
13-20... GENERALLY POOR
21-40... FAIR
41-60... GENERALLY GOOD
61-100.. GOOD
>100.... VERY GOOD

LVORI IS LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX.

LVORI RANGES FROM 1 TO 10 WHERE 1 REPRESENTS THE LOWEST RISK
AND 10 REPRESENTS THE HIGHEST RISK

$$




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