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
356 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry weather will continue with a return toward normal
temperatures into Tuesday. Another cold blast will arrive
Tuesday night into Wednesday as a strong dry cold front moves
through. Arctic air mass over the Carolinas on Wednesday will
warm back up Thursday through Friday. Another frontal system
will increase rain chances on Friday followed by a brief cool
down on Saturday.

Fog potential for tonight...low.

NCZ105>110-111300-
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
356 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud amount          Clear        Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          28           53           36           58
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    SW  4        W  4         SW  4        SW  9
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W  5         SW  4        SW  7        W 10
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             1800         43/1000      1800         48/0900
Dispersion            Poor                      Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        99           42           95           49
DSI                                1                         2
Haines Index          4            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                2550                      4240
Transport wnd (mph)                NW  3                     W 23
Ventilation rate                   7650                      97520
ADI early             2 Very poor  5 Very poor  2 Very poor  37 Fair
ADI late              2 Very poor  11 poor      6 Very poor  81 Good
Max LVORI early       4            8            5            6
Max LVORI late        7            3            6            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Maximum RH
64 percent. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 35 percent.
Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Maximum RH
81 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
47 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
99 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 53 percent.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Maximum RH
83 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
91 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
around 60. Minimum RH 61 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-111300-
Robeson-Bladen-Columbus-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Bladenboro,
Whiteville, Tabor City, Chadbourn, and Lake Waccamaw
356 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud amount          Clear        Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          27           53           34           57
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    SW  4        W  3         S  4         SW  8
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SW  4        SW  4        SW  7        W 10
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             1800         40/1000      1800         44/0900
Dispersion            Poor                      Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        100          43           96           44
DSI                                1                         2
Haines Index          4            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                2490                      4660
Transport wnd (mph)                W  2                      W 21
Ventilation rate                   4980                      97860
ADI early             2 Very poor  4 Very poor  3 Very poor  33 Fair
ADI late              2 Very poor  18 Gen poor  6 Very poor  78 Good
Max LVORI early       4            9            5            6
Max LVORI late        9            2            6            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Maximum RH
62 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 33 percent.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Maximum RH
80 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH
45 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 51 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Maximum RH
85 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
92 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
around 60. Minimum RH 57 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ054>056-058-059-111300-
Coastal Horry-Inland Georgetown-Coastal Georgetown-Central Horry-
Northern Horry-
Including the cities of Myrtle Beach, Socastee, North Myrtle Beach,
Garden City, Little River, Andrews, Georgetown, Murrells Inlet,
Conway, Longs, Bucksport, Loris, Green Sea, and Aynor
356 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud amount          Clear        Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          29           54           37           58
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    SW  4        W  5         SW  5        SW 10
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SW  5        SW  5        SW  8        W 12
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             1800         43/1000      1800         47/0900
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        100          44           93           46
DSI                                1                         2
Haines Index          4            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                2230                      4240
Transport wnd (mph)                W  5                      W 24
Ventilation rate                   11150                     101760
ADI early             2 Very poor  9 poor       4 Very poor  34 Fair
ADI late              2 Very poor  18 Gen poor  6 Very poor  78 Good
Max LVORI early       4            9            5            5
Max LVORI late        7            2            5            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Maximum RH
68 percent. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 37 percent.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 30. Maximum RH
82 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
49 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
99 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 52 percent.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
85 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 52 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Maximum RH
92 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the lower 60s. Minimum RH 62 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-111300-
Marlboro-Darlington-Dillon-
Including the cities of Bennettsville, McColl, Hartsville,
Darlington, North Hartsville, and Dillon
356 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud amount          Clear        Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          27           54           35           57
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    SW  4        SW  3        S  5         SW  8
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SW  4        SW  5        SW  8        W 11
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             1800         41/1000      1800         43/0900
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        100          42           97           41
DSI                                1                         2
Haines Index          4            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                2500                      4970
Transport wnd (mph)                SW  3                     W 22
Ventilation rate                   7500                      109340
ADI early             3 Very poor  5 Very poor  4 Very poor  36 Fair
ADI late              3 Very poor  26 Fair      7 poor       71 Good
Max LVORI early       4            9            5            6
Max LVORI late        9            2            6            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Maximum RH
64 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 33 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Maximum RH
81 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH
45 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH
48 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 30. Maximum RH
87 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
91 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the upper 50s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-111300-
Florence-Marion-Williamsburg-
Including the cities of Florence, Marion, Mullins, and Kingstree
356 PM EST Sun Dec 10 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud amount          Clear        Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          28           54           36           58
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    SW  4        W  4         SW  5        SW  9
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SW  5        SW  5        SW  7        W 11
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             1800         42/1000      1800         45/0900
Dispersion            Poor                      Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        100          45           94           45
DSI                                1                         2
Haines Index          4            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                2410                      4710
Transport wnd (mph)                W  3                      W 23
Ventilation rate                   7230                      108330
ADI early             2 Very poor  6 Very poor  3 Very poor  36 Fair
ADI late              3 Very poor  24 Fair      6 Very poor  73 Good
Max LVORI early       4            9            5            6
Max LVORI late        9            2            6            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Maximum RH
66 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH 35 percent.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Maximum RH
82 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
46 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Maximum RH
87 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 50 percent.
West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
94 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the lower 60s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near 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.

$$

RGZ



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