808  
FNUS52 KCAE 121831  
FWFCAE  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA  
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC  
231 PM EDT FRI AUG 12 2022  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
BEHIND THE COLD FRONT, MUCH DRIER AIR WILL STREAM IN AND NO RAIN  
EXPECTED OVER THE WEEKEND. WINDS WILL MAINLY BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE  
BUT FAVOR THE NORTHEAST TOMORROW. MIN RH WILL DIP 40-50 PERCENT  
SATURDAY, NEAR 40 SUNDAY. NORMAL SUMMERTIME PATTERN OF AFTERNOON  
THUNDERSTORMS AND WARM TEMPERATURES RETURN MONDAY.  
 
FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT: NONE  
 
GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-130930-  
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLNTON, THOMSON, MARTINEZ, EVANS,  
MCCORMICK, CLARKS HILL, EDGEFIELD, JOHNSTON, AND MURPHYS ESTATES  
231 PM EDT FRI AUG 12 2022  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP 30 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.06 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM  
PRECIP END 12 AM  
MIN/MAX TEMP 68 87 65 89  
MAX/MIN RH 98 46 93 41  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR E 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
INVERSION 8PM 73F/9AM 8PM 71F/9AM  
DISPERSION VERY POOR NONE VERY POOR NONE  
MAX ADI EARLY 15 GEN POOR 59 GEN GOOD 35 FAIR 25 FAIR  
MAX ADI LATE 4 VERY POOR 67 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 50 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 6 3 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 6 1  
MIXING HEIGHT 5860 7440  
TRANSPORT WIND E 8 SW 6  
VENTILATION RATE 46880 44640  
LAL 3 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 4  
DSI 2 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ020-021-026-130930-  
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NEWBERRY, WINNSBORO, WINNSBORO MILLS,  
SALUDA, AND RIDGE SPRING  
231 PM EDT FRI AUG 12 2022  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIN/MAX TEMP 66 86 63 88  
MAX/MIN RH 95 38 88 38  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
INVERSION 8PM 72F/9AM 8PM 71F/9AM  
DISPERSION POOR NONE VERY POOR NONE  
MAX ADI EARLY 32 FAIR 64 GOOD 40 FAIR 20 GEN POOR  
MAX ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 66 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 44 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 6 3 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 5 1  
MIXING HEIGHT 7000 7650  
TRANSPORT WIND NE 7 SW 5  
VENTILATION RATE 49000 38250  
LAL 2 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 5 4 4  
DSI 2 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-130930-  
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF AUGUSTA, WAYNESBORO, AIKEN,  
NORTH AUGUSTA, BARNWELL, WILLISTON, BLACKVILLE, BAMBERG,  
AND DENMARK  
231 PM EDT FRI AUG 12 2022  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP 40 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.19 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM  
PRECIP END 1 AM  
MIN/MAX TEMP 67 87 64 89  
MAX/MIN RH 100 48 95 41  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NE 5 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR E 6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
INVERSION 8PM 73F/9AM 8PM 71F/9AM  
DISPERSION VERY POOR NONE VERY POOR NONE  
MAX ADI EARLY 17 GEN POOR 63 GOOD 47 GEN GOOD 26 FAIR  
MAX ADI LATE 4 VERY POOR 78 GOOD 3 VERY POOR 47 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 8 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 8 1 6 2  
MIXING HEIGHT 5770 7180  
TRANSPORT WIND E 9 NE 6  
VENTILATION RATE 51930 43080  
LAL 3 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 3  
DSI 2 2 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ016-022-029-115-116-130930-  
CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-NORTHERN LANCASTER-SOUTHERN LANCASTER-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CHERAW, PAGELAND, CAMDEN, LUGOFF, ELGIN,  
BISHOPVILLE, ANDREW JACKSON STATE PARK,  
CAROLINA COMMONS SHOPPING CENTER, COMMUNITY OF ALMOND GLEN,  
INDIAN LAND, VAN WYCK, LANCASTER, SPRINGDALE, AND LANCASTER MILL  
231 PM EDT FRI AUG 12 2022  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP 20 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM  
PRECIP END 10 PM  
MIN/MAX TEMP 63 86 62 88  
MAX/MIN RH 96 37 85 38  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
INVERSION 8PM 72F/9AM 8PM 70F/9AM  
DISPERSION VERY POOR NONE VERY POOR NONE  
MAX ADI EARLY 38 FAIR 71 GOOD 40 FAIR 19 GEN POOR  
MAX ADI LATE 3 VERY POOR 80 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 40 FAIR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 5 6 3 5  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 1 5 1  
MIXING HEIGHT 6750 7460  
TRANSPORT WIND NE 8 SW 5  
VENTILATION RATE 54000 37300  
LAL 2 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 5 4 4  
DSI 2 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID  
80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ027-028-031-037-038-135>137-130930-  
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-  
NORTHWESTERN ORANGEBURG-CENTRAL ORANGEBURG-  
SOUTHEASTERN ORANGEBURG-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SEVEN OAKS, WEST COLUMBIA, CAYCE,  
LEXINGTON, RED BANK, OAK GROVE, BATESBURG-LEESVILLE, COLUMBIA,  
SUMTER, ST. MATTHEWS, MANNING, SUMMERTON, NORTH, SPRINGFIELD,  
NEESES, ORANGEBURG, BROOKDALE, HOLLY HILL, BOWMAN, BRANCHVILLE,  
ELLOREE, SANTEE, AND EUTAWVILLE  
231 PM EDT FRI AUG 12 2022  
 
TONIGHT SAT SAT NIGHT SUN  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP 30 0 0 0  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.14 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM  
PRECIP END 12 AM  
MIN/MAX TEMP 67 88 63 89  
MAX/MIN RH 100 42 91 39  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) NE 5 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR NE 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
INVERSION 8PM 72F/9AM 8PM 71F/9AM  
DISPERSION VERY POOR NONE VERY POOR NONE  
MAX ADI EARLY 17 GEN POOR 67 GOOD 49 GEN GOOD 25 FAIR  
MAX ADI LATE 4 VERY POOR 83 GOOD 2 VERY POOR 49 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 7 4 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 7 1 6 1  
MIXING HEIGHT 6480 7420  
TRANSPORT WIND NE 9 S 6  
VENTILATION RATE 58320 44520  
LAL 3 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 5 4 4  
DSI 2 3 3 3  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

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

 
 
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