Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KILM 200743 FWFILM Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northeast South Carolina and Southeast North Carolina National Weather Service Wilmington NC 343 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017 .DISCUSSION... Showers and thunderstorms will be isolated in the days ahead, as an upper ridge builds from the west. The ridge will bring hot and humid conditions through the weekend. Rain chances will increase early next week, as a surface trough deepens inland. Wind profile analysis/fire control over flat terrain is favorable Fog potential for tonight...Moderate NCZ105>110-202345- 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 343 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017 Today Tonight Fri Cloud amount MClear MClear MClear Precip chc (%) 20 0 0 Precip type Tstms None None LAL 2 1 1 Min/Max Temp 91 74 96 Wnd20ft/early(mph) LGT/VAR S 7 SW 4 Wnd20ft/late(mph) S 5 SW 4 SW 9 Precip amount 0.01 0.00 0.00 Precip duration 1 Inversion 80/1000 2100 81/0900 Dispersion Fair Max/Min RH (%) 53 98 47 DSI 3 3 Haines Index 3 3 3 Mixing hgt (ft-AGL) 7000 7240 Transport wnd (mph) SW 5 SW 12 Ventilation rate 35000 86880 ADI early 18 Gen poor 22 Fair 32 Fair ADI late 21 Fair 2 Very poor 45 Gen good Max LVORI early 10 6 8 Max LVORI late 2 8 1 Remarks...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 89 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 70s. Maximum RH 91 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Maximum RH 95 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 94 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 60 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. $$ NCZ087-096-099-202345- Robeson-Bladen-Columbus- Including the cities of Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Bladenboro, Whiteville, Tabor City, Chadbourn, and Lake Waccamaw 343 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017 Today Tonight Fri Cloud amount MClear MClear MClear Precip chc (%) 0 0 0 Precip type None None None LAL 1 1 1 Min/Max Temp 92 73 96 Wnd20ft/early(mph) LGT/VAR S 4 SW 4 Wnd20ft/late(mph) LGT/VAR SW 3 SW 6 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Inversion 79/1000 2100 81/0900 Dispersion Poor Max/Min RH (%) 47 99 44 DSI 3 3 Haines Index 4 4 3 Mixing hgt (ft-AGL) 6900 7530 Transport wnd (mph) W 2 SW 12 Ventilation rate 13800 90360 ADI early 15 Gen poor 16 Gen poor 26 Fair ADI late 20 Gen poor 2 Very poor 53 Gen good Max LVORI early 10 5 10 Max LVORI late 2 9 1 Remarks...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 90 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 49 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 70s. Maximum RH 89 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 49 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Maximum RH 90 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 50 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 98 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 53 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 93 percent. South winds around 5 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 56 percent. West winds around 5 mph. $$ SCZ053>056-202345- 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 343 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017 Today Tonight Fri Cloud amount MClear MClear MClear Precip chc (%) 20 0 0 Precip type Tstms None None LAL 2 1 1 Min/Max Temp 93 74 95 Wnd20ft/early(mph) LGT/VAR S 6 SW 4 Wnd20ft/late(mph) S 4 SW 3 SW 8 G20 Precip amount 0.01 0.00 0.00 Precip duration 1 Inversion 80/1000 2100 82/0900 Dispersion Poor Max/Min RH (%) 50 96 46 DSI 3 3 Haines Index 3 3 3 Mixing hgt (ft-AGL) 7830 8130 Transport wnd (mph) W 5 SW 8 Ventilation rate 39150 65040 ADI early 19 Gen poor 23 Fair 31 Fair ADI late 23 Fair 2 Very poor 38 Fair Max LVORI early 10 5 8 Max LVORI late 2 7 2 Remarks...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 88 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 54 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 70s. Maximum RH 90 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .SUNDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Maximum RH 93 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 56 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 99 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. .TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 96 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 59 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph. $$ SCZ032-033-039-202345- Florence-Marion-Williamsburg- Including the cities of Florence, Marion, Mullins, and Kingstree 343 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017 Today Tonight Fri Cloud amount MClear MClear MClear Precip chc (%) 20 0 0 Precip type Tstms None None LAL 2 1 1 Min/Max Temp 94 75 96 Wnd20ft/early(mph) LGT/VAR S 3 SW 4 Wnd20ft/late(mph) LGT/VAR SW 3 SW 6 Precip amount 0.01 0.00 0.00 Precip duration 1 Inversion 79/0900 2100 81/0900 Dispersion Very Poor Max/Min RH (%) 46 94 44 DSI 3 3 Haines Index 3 3 3 Mixing hgt (ft-AGL) 7860 8460 Transport wnd (mph) W 3 SW 8 Ventilation rate 23580 67680 ADI early 19 Gen poor 19 Gen poor 25 Fair ADI late 28 Fair 2 Very poor 43 Gen good Max LVORI early 10 4 7 Max LVORI late 2 7 2 Remarks...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 89 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 49 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 70s. Maximum RH 89 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 48 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Maximum RH 91 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Minimum RH 50 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 96 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 94 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 57 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. $$ SCZ017-023-024-202345- Marlboro-Darlington-Dillon- Including the cities of Bennettsville, McColl, Hartsville, Darlington, North Hartsville, and Dillon 343 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017 Today Tonight Fri Cloud amount MClear MClear MClear Precip chc (%) 0 0 0 Precip type None None None LAL 1 1 1 Min/Max Temp 94 74 97 Wnd20ft/early(mph) LGT/VAR S 3 SW 4 Wnd20ft/late(mph) LGT/VAR SW 4 SW 6 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Inversion 79/1000 2100 81/0900 Dispersion Poor Max/Min RH (%) 43 93 41 DSI 3 3 Haines Index 3 4 3 Mixing hgt (ft-AGL) 7890 8790 Transport wnd (mph) W 2 W 10 Ventilation rate 15780 87900 ADI early 11 poor 18 Gen poor 25 Fair ADI late 22 Fair 2 Very poor 52 Gen good Max LVORI early 10 4 6 Max LVORI late 2 6 1 Remarks...None. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 86 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 90s. Minimum RH 45 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 70s. Maximum RH 86 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 90s. Minimum RH 43 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Maximum RH 87 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 90s. Minimum RH 45 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 93 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Maximum RH 90 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs around 90. Minimum RH 55 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph. $$ .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... Temperatures above normal. Precipitation near normal. $$ 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. $$ 8

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