605  
FNUS52 KCAE 271836  
FWFCAE  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA  
AND EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC  
236 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
DISCUSSION
 
A DEEP LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM THE  
PLAINS INTO THE SOUTHEASTERN STATES THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. MOISTURE  
WILL RAPIDLY INCREASE ACROSS THE REGION BY EARLY THURSDAY.  
WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY  
AFTERNOON AND NIGHT, WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS LINGERING INTO FRIDAY.  
COOL TEMPERATURES AND UNSETTLED CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH  
SATURDAY THEN DRYING EXPECTED.  
 
FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT: LOW PROBABILITY  
 
GAZ040-063-064-SCZ018-025-280915-  
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-MCCORMICK-EDGEFIELD-  
INCLUDING LINCOLNTON, THOMSON, MARTINEZ, EVANS,  
MCCORMICK, EDGEFIELD, AND JOHNSTON  
236 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP 0 90 80 30  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.62 0.26 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 7 5 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
MIN/MAX TEMP 48 66 51 62  
MAX/MIN RH 81 66 100 66  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 8 G18 LGT/VAR SW 8  
INVERSION 2000 1100 2000 0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR FAIR  
MAX ADI EARLY 9 POOR 20 GEN POOR 27 FAIR 36 FAIR  
MAX ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 40 FAIR 7 POOR 55 GEN GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 3 9 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 8 3  
MIXING HEIGHT 1600 3700  
TRANSPORT WIND SE 24 SW 18  
VENTILATION RATE 38400 66600  
LAL 1 4 3 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1 1 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH  
99 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AS HIGH  
AS 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM  
RH 100 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AS HIGH AS 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
99 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
98 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
99 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ020-021-026-280915-  
NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-SALUDA-  
INCLUDING NEWBERRY, WINNSBORO, WINNSBORO MILLS,  
SALUDA, AND RIDGE SPRING  
236 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP 0 90 90 40  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.44 0.49 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 5 6 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
MIN/MAX TEMP 46 65 52 64  
MAX/MIN RH 85 64 100 63  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SE 6 LGT/VAR  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR E 7 G17 LGT/VAR SW 8  
INVERSION 2000 1100 2300 0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR FAIR  
MAX ADI EARLY 9 POOR 18 GEN POOR 40 FAIR 29 FAIR  
MAX ADI LATE 1 VERY POOR 46 GEN GOOD 7 POOR 65 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 9 8  
MAX LVORI LATE 4 4 9 3  
MIXING HEIGHT 2000 3700  
TRANSPORT WIND SE 22 SW 20  
VENTILATION RATE 44000 74000  
LAL 1 3 3 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1 1 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
99 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS  
HIGH AS 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM  
RH 100 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
97 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
96 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.  
NORTHWEST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
96 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
GAZ065-077-SCZ030-035-041-280915-  
RICHMOND-BURKE-AIKEN-BARNWELL-BAMBERG-  
INCLUDING AUGUSTA, HEPHZIBAH, WAYNESBORO, AIKEN,  
NORTH AUGUSTA, BARNWELL, WILLISTON, BLACKVILLE, BAMBERG,  
AND DENMARK  
236 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP 0 90 80 30  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.52 0.27 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 6 4 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 8 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
MIN/MAX TEMP 47 70 53 66  
MAX/MIN RH 78 66 99 59  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR S 6 G17 SW 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 9 G20 SW 5 SW 10 G17  
INVERSION 2000 1200 2100 0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR FAIR  
MAX ADI EARLY 9 POOR 19 GEN POOR 30 FAIR 55 GEN GOOD  
MAX ADI LATE 2 VERY POOR 38 FAIR 8 POOR 62 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 8 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 3 4 7 3  
MIXING HEIGHT 1900 4500  
TRANSPORT WIND SE 23 SW 22  
VENTILATION RATE 43700 99000  
LAL 1 4 3 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1 1 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
69 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS HIGH AS 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH  
98 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AS HIGH AS 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
98 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
95 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
98 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ016-022-029-115-116-280915-  
CHESTERFIELD-KERSHAW-LEE-NORTHERN LANCASTER-SOUTHERN LANCASTER-  
INCLUDING CHERAW, PAGELAND, CAMDEN, LUGOFF,  
BISHOPVILLE, INDIAN LAND, LANCASTER, ELGIN, AND LANCASTER MILL  
236 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP 0 70 80 30  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.19 0.58 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 3 6 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
MIN/MAX TEMP 46 68 53 67  
MAX/MIN RH 92 61 100 61  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SE 8 G17 SW 5  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 7 LGT/VAR SW 9  
INVERSION 2000 1100 0200 0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR FAIR  
MAX ADI EARLY 13 GEN POOR 18 GEN POOR 39 FAIR 38 FAIR  
MAX ADI LATE 1 VERY POOR 60 GEN GOOD 10 POOR 66 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 4 6 5 7  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 3 8 3  
MIXING HEIGHT 2800 4700  
TRANSPORT WIND SE 17 SW 21  
VENTILATION RATE 47600 98700  
LAL 1 4 4 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 1 1 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS  
HIGH AS 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM  
RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST  
WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
93 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH  
WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
95 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
92 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ027-028-031-037-038-135>137-280915-  
LEXINGTON-RICHLAND-SUMTER-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-  
NORTHWESTERN ORANGEBURG-CENTRAL ORANGEBURG-  
SOUTHEASTERN ORANGEBURG-  
INCLUDING SEVEN OAKS, WEST COLUMBIA, CAYCE,  
LEXINGTON, RED BANK, OAK GROVE, COLUMBIA, SUMTER, ST. MATTHEWS,  
MANNING, SUMMERTON, NORTH, ORANGEBURG, AND HOLLY HILL  
236 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP 0 80 90 30  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.33 0.58 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 4 6 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 PM  
MIN/MAX TEMP 47 69 54 68  
MAX/MIN RH 88 61 100 56  
WIND 20FT/EARLY(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SE 7 G19 SW 6  
WIND 20FT/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 8 G18 LGT/VAR SW 10 G18  
INVERSION 2000 1100 2300 0900  
DISPERSION VERY POOR FAIR  
MAX ADI EARLY 12 POOR 20 GEN POOR 39 FAIR 54 GEN GOOD  
MAX ADI LATE 1 VERY POOR 51 GEN GOOD 7 POOR 69 GOOD  
MAX LVORI EARLY 3 5 8 6  
MAX LVORI LATE 5 4 8 2  
MIXING HEIGHT 2600 5100  
TRANSPORT WIND SE 23 SW 23  
VENTILATION RATE 59800 117300  
LAL 1 4 4 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 3  
DSI 1 1 1 2  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
67 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AS HIGH AS 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH  
99 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.  
WEST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
95 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
95 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
TUESDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.  
NORTH WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
96 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS LOW AS 5 MPH OR LESS.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AS HIGH AS 5 MPH.  
 

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

 
 
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