Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
for Northeast South Carolina and Southeast North Carolina
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
314 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A weak cold front will be the focus for scattered showers and
thunderstorms mainly along the coast tonight through late
Monday. Drier and cooler high pressure will build into the
region on Tuesday and Wednesday. The high will shift off the coast
late in the week with return flow on the west side of the Bermuda
High late in the week brings a return of condtions more typical of
summer Thursday through Sunday.

Fog potential for tonight...Low

NCZ105>110-261115-
Inland Pender-Coastal Pender-Inland New Hanover-Coastal New Hanover-
Inland Brunswick-Coastal Brunswick-
Including the cities of Burgaw, Surf City, Wilmington, Masonboro,
Myrtle Grove, Ogden, Carolina Beach, Seagate, Boiling Spring Lakes,
Leland, Shallotte, Oak Island, Long Beach, Southport,
and Sunset Beach
314 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud amount          MCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip chc (%)        50           30           0            30
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None         Tstms
LAL                   3            3            1            3
Min/Max Temp          68           85           67           87
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    SW  3        N  4         S  3         N  3
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SW  3        E  4         LGT/VAR      NE  3
Precip amount         0.07         0.02         0.00         0.03
Precip duration       2            2                         1
Inversion             2000         73/0900      2000         76/0900
Dispersion            Very Poor                 Very Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        98           39           95           42
DSI                                2                         3
Haines Index          3            3            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                6270                      5900
Transport wnd (mph)                E  3                      NW  7
Ventilation rate                   18810                     41300
ADI early             40 Fair      38 Fair      16 Gen poor  38 Fair
ADI late              2 Very poor  38 Fair      1 Very poor  33 Fair
Max LVORI early       6            8            5            7
Max LVORI late        8            2            7            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH 83 percent. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 42 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
87 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
90 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 58 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 70s. Maximum RH
91 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 87 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 69 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-261115-
Robeson-Bladen-Columbus-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Bladenboro,
Whiteville, Tabor City, Chadbourn, and Lake Waccamaw
314 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud amount          PCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip chc (%)        40           0            0            20
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         Tstms
LAL                   3            1            1            2
Min/Max Temp          66           86           66           84
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    S  3         N  4         LGT/VAR      N  4
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SW  3        NE  3        LGT/VAR      N  5
Precip amount         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration       1                                      0
Inversion             2000         72/0900      2000         73/0900
Dispersion            Poor                      Very Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        97           34           93           42
DSI                                2                         2
Haines Index          3            3            5            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                6680                      5990
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  3                     N  9
Ventilation rate                   20040                     53910
ADI early             34 Fair      61 Good      17 Gen poor  43 Gen good
ADI late              3 Very poor  58 Gen good  2 Very poor  38 Fair
Max LVORI early       5            7            4            7
Max LVORI late        7            2            7            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
85 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 40 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
92 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
92 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Maximum RH
94 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 55 percent. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 90 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 65 percent. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ053>056-261115-
Inland Horry-Coastal Horry-Inland Georgetown-Coastal Georgetown-
Including the cities of Conway, Red Hill, Myrtle Beach, Socastee,
North Myrtle Beach, Garden City, Little River, Andrews, Georgetown,
and Murrells Inlet
314 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud amount          MCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip chc (%)        60           40           0            30
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None         Tstms
LAL                   4            3            1            3
Min/Max Temp          69           85           66           85
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    S  4         N  5         SE  3        N  3
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SW  4        E  5         LGT/VAR      NE  4
Precip amount         0.08         0.03         0.00         0.02
Precip duration       2            2                         1
Inversion             2000         74/0900      2000         75/0900
Dispersion            Poor                      Very Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        96           47           95           47
DSI                                2                         2
Haines Index          3            3            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                5870                      5970
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  8                     N  6
Ventilation rate                   46960                     35820
ADI early             41 Gen good  46 Gen good  22 Fair      36 Fair
ADI late              4 Very poor  44 Gen good  1 Very poor  34 Fair
Max LVORI early       5            6            4            7
Max LVORI late        6            2            7            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
86 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 46 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
88 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 51 percent.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
91 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Maximum RH
93 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 61 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 89 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 70 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-261115-
Florence-Marion-Williamsburg-
Including the cities of Florence, Marion, Mullins, and Kingstree
314 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud amount          PCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip chc (%)        60           0            0            20
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         Tstms
LAL                   4            1            1            2
Min/Max Temp          69           86           66           86
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    S  3         N  5         SE  3        N  3
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SW  3        NE  5        SW  3        N  5
Precip amount         0.06         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration       2                                      0
Inversion             2000         73/0900      2000         74/0900
Dispersion            Very Poor                 Very Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        93           38           95           42
DSI                                2                         3
Haines Index          3            3            5            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                6380                      5950
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  7                     N  7
Ventilation rate                   44660                     41650
ADI early             54 Gen good  54 Gen good  27 Fair      36 Fair
ADI late              3 Very poor  53 Gen good  2 Very poor  31 Fair
Max LVORI early       5            6            4            7
Max LVORI late        6            1            7            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
85 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 40 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
93 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
93 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 53 percent. South
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Maximum RH
94 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 57 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Maximum RH 91 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 69 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-261115-
Marlboro-Darlington-Dillon-
Including the cities of Bennettsville, McColl, Hartsville,
Darlington, North Hartsville, and Dillon
314 PM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud amount          PCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip chc (%)        30           0            0            20
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         Tstms
LAL                   2            1            1            2
Min/Max Temp          66           87           66           85
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    LGT/VAR      N  5         LGT/VAR      N  5
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     LGT/VAR      NE  3        LGT/VAR      N  5
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration       1                                      0
Inversion             2000         72/0900      2000         72/0900
Dispersion            Very Poor                 Very Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        90           33           88           38
DSI                                3                         3
Haines Index          3            4            5            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                6830                      5900
Transport wnd (mph)                N  5                      N  9
Ventilation rate                   34150                     53100
ADI early             36 Fair      69 Good      16 Gen poor  36 Fair
ADI late              3 Very poor  64 Good      2 Very poor  32 Fair
Max LVORI early       4            5            3            5
Max LVORI late        5            1            5            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
81 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 37 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
91 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 42 percent.
South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
91 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 50 percent. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Maximum RH
93 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 91 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 67 percent. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation above normal.

$$


     SC USERS                               NC USERS
===================================================================
VENTILATION RATE         BURN CATEGORY  VENTILATION RATE
===================================================================
    0 TO 17249                 1             0 TO 33499
17250 TO 34499                 2         33500 TO 44999
34500 TO 51749                 3         45000 TO 59999
51750 TO 68999                 4         60000 TO 111999
69000 OR GREATER               5        112000 OR GREATER

     SC USERS                               NC USERS
===================================================================
FORECAST SURFACE WIND    DISPERSION    FORECAST SURFACE WIND
===================================================================
                         STAGNANT       NEAR CALM
CALM                     VERY POOR      2 TO 4 MPH
2 TO 5 MPH                 POOR         5 TO 8 MPH
6 TO 8 MPH                 FAIR         9 TO 12 MPH
9 TO 13 MPH                GOOD         GREATER THAN 12 MPH
14 MPH OR MORE           EXCELLENT

ADI is Atmospheric Dispersion Index by LAVDAS.
LVORI is Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index.

$$

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