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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
121 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA THROUGH
SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE LATE SUNDAY AS A COLD
MOVES IN FROM THE WEST. SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE AREA BY
LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON. AFTERNOON RH LEVELS WILL BE IN THE LOWER
TO MIDDLE 20S SATURDAY...AND RANGING FROM THE MIDDLE 30S EAST
TO THE MIDDLE 40S WEST ON SUNDAY AS MOISTURE BEGINS TO INCREASE
WELL AHEAD OF THE APPROACHING COLD FRONT. AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHTS
WILL BE MAINLY AT OR BELOW 2500 FEET BOTH SATURDAY AND SUNDAY.
NO FOG EXPECTED SATURDAY MORNING DUE TO DRY AIRMASS.

GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-310945-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...MCCORMICK...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON
121 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP          25           53           33           60
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 3 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    84           25           96           43
DSI                                1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            4
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2800                      2100
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  6                     S 17
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 16800                     35700
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  10 POOR      4 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ020-021-026-310945-
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...SALUDA...
RIDGE SPRING
121 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
MIN/MAX TEMP          25           53           31           59
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 3 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    83           23           100          38
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2900                      1700
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  5                      SW 22
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 14500                     37400
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       12 POOR      4 VERY POOR  23 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  23 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  37 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-310945-
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...
SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...BARNWELL...
WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...BAMBERG...DENMARK
121 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          26           53           31           63
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    83           23           99           40
DSI                                1                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2900                      3300
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E  2                      S 20
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 5800                      66000
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       8 POOR       4 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ015-016-022-029-310945-
LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LANCASTER...ELGIN...CHERAW...PAGELAND...
CAMDEN...LUGOFF...BISHOPVILLE
121 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          24           52           30           59
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    74           19           97           35
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3000                      2400
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  7                      SW 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 21000                     50400
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      15 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  27 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ027-028-031-036>038-310945-
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...
RED BANK...COLUMBIA...SUMTER...ORANGEBURG...ST. MATTHEWS...
MANNING...SUMMERTON
121 PM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX TEMP          26           53           30           62
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAX/MIN HUMIDITY %    75           19           97           34
DSI                                2                         2
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            5
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2900                      3400
DISPERSION            9PM-7AM/FA                7PM-8AM/PO
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  5                     S 21
VENT RATE (MPH-FT)                 14500                     71400
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      10 POOR      4 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  60 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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