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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA FOR SOUTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
312 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...LOW PRESSURE NEAR THE SOUTHEAST COAST WILL KEEP
HIGH MOISTURE IN THE FORECAST AREA THROUGH TONIGHT. THE LOW WILL
MOVE A LITTLE FARTHER OUT TO SEA SUNDAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL
BE HIGH TODAY AND TONIGHT...AND MODERATE SUNDAY. IT WILL BE
BREEZY THROUGH SUNDAY. FOG WILL OCCUR IN AREAS OF RAIN TODAY
AND TONIGHT. RAIN AND FOG WILL DIMINISH SUNDAY.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-192115-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
312 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           50           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          54           49           68
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 13 G19    N 14 G21     NE 13 G19
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 13 G19    NE 12 G18    NE 13 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.33         0.09         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       6            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    75           88           41
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1500                      3000
DISPERSION                         NONE/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 22                     NE 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    33000                     63000
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      34 FAIR      34 FAIR
ADI LATE              35 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-192115-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
312 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          60           30
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          53           48           67
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 12 G18    NE 14 G20    NE 12 G20
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 13 G18    NE 13 G19    NE 14 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.46         0.19         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       8            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 PM
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    76           88           42
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1600                      3100
DISPERSION                         NONE/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 22                     NE 18
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    35200                     55800
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      35 FAIR      28 FAIR
ADI LATE              35 FAIR      18 GEN POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-192115-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
312 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           50           30
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          56           50           68
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 14 G20    NE 15 G21    NE 15 G21
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 13 G20    N 13 G19     N 15 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.30         0.12         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       4            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    72           91           42
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1400                      2800
DISPERSION                         NONE/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 22                     NE 22
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    30800                     61600
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      32 FAIR      36 FAIR
ADI LATE              32 FAIR      19 GEN POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-192115-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
312 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          60           30
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          54           48           65
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 14 G20    NE 16 G25    NE 17 G25
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 14 G20    NE 17 G25    NE 17 G25
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.59         0.31         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       8            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    74           89           41
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1600                      3300
DISPERSION                         NONE/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 23                     NE 22
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    36800                     72600
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      36 FAIR      36 FAIR
ADI LATE              36 FAIR      20 GEN POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-192115-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
312 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           60           30
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
MAX/MIN TEMP          56           49           66
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 14 G24    N 15 G24     N 16 G25
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 12 G18    N 16 G25     N 15 G24
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.40         0.18         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       6            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIN/MAX HUMIDITY %    70           92           45
DSI                   1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1500                      2800
DISPERSION                         NONE/FA
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 22                     NE 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)    33000                     58800
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      33 FAIR      36 FAIR
ADI LATE              33 FAIR      19 GEN POOR  42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

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