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
447 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A coastal front will lift north through tonight. A complex storm
system will move along this boundary and bring excessive rainfall
and isolated strong to severe thunderstorms through Tuesday
morning. Dry high pressure will return by the middle of the week.

Wind profile analysis/fire control over flat terrain is Favorable.

Fog potential for tonight...Low.

NCZ105>110-250100-
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
447 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud amount          Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip chc (%)        100          100          70
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
LAL                   2            2            2
Min/Max Temp          73           61           72
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    E  6         E 10 G22     SW  6
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SE 11 G22    SE  9 G20    SW  6
Precip amount         1.62         2.26         0.16
Precip duration       12           12           4
Inversion             72/1100      None         None
Dispersion                         Good
Max/Min RH (%)        76           100          63
DSI                   2                         2
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   3270                      3030
Transport wnd (mph)   E 25                      SW 10
Ventilation rate      81750                     30300
ADI early             25 Fair      57 Gen good  11 poor
ADI late              60 Gen good  9 poor       24 Fair
Max LVORI early       9            7            9
Max LVORI late        4            8            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Maximum RH
95 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
53 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
95 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
93 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
53 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
98 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
55 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
99 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
56 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

NCZ087-250100-
Robeson-
Including the city of Lumberton
447 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud amount          Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip chc (%)        100          100          80
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
LAL                   2            2            2
Min/Max Temp          69           58           71
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    E  9         NE  9        NW  5
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     E  8         N  9 G20     NW  5
Precip amount         2.70         2.06         0.13
Precip duration       12           12           4
Inversion             66/1100      2000         60/0800
Dispersion                         Good
Max/Min RH (%)        79           97           63
DSI                   1                         2
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   1680                      2240
Transport wnd (mph)   E 14                      W 10
Ventilation rate      23520                     22400
ADI early             12 poor      20 Gen poor  7 poor
ADI late              24 Fair      10 poor      20 Gen poor
Max LVORI early       7            6            6
Max LVORI late        4            6            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH
96 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
51 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
96 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 43 percent.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
93 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
98 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
47 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
95 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 51 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ053>056-250100-
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
447 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud amount          Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip chc (%)        100          100          60
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
LAL                   2            2            2
Min/Max Temp          75           58           74
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    SE  8        E  7         SW  6
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SE 10 G20    S  7         W  6
Precip amount         2.89         1.55         0.06
Precip duration       12           10           3
Inversion             73/1100      None         None
Dispersion                         Good
Max/Min RH (%)        74           97           59
DSI                   2                         2
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   3280                      3110
Transport wnd (mph)   S 18                      W 13
Ventilation rate      59040                     40430
ADI early             25 Fair      30 Fair      19 Gen poor
ADI late              52 Gen good  6 Very poor  28 Fair
Max LVORI early       8            6            7
Max LVORI late        4            7            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Maximum RH
94 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
52 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
95 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 48 percent.
South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
93 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
54 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
98 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH
55 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
100 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
55 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ017-024-033-250100-
Marlboro-Dillon-Marion-
Including the cities of Bennettsville, McColl, Dillon, Marion,
and Mullins
447 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud amount          Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip chc (%)        100          100          70
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
LAL                   2            2            2
Min/Max Temp          71           57           73
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    E  9         NE  7        NW  5
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     E  9         N  7         NW  6
Precip amount         2.81         1.72         0.09
Precip duration       12           11           4
Inversion             67/1100      2000         59/0800
Dispersion                         Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        78           97           59
DSI                   1                         2
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   2180                      2440
Transport wnd (mph)   E 13                      W  9
Ventilation rate      28340                     21960
ADI early             12 poor      19 Gen poor  7 poor
ADI late              23 Fair      8 poor       20 Gen poor
Max LVORI early       7            6            7
Max LVORI late        4            7            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH
95 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
49 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
94 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 42 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
93 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
97 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
46 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
97 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

NCZ096-099-250100-
Bladen-Columbus-
Including the cities of Elizabethtown, Bladenboro, Whiteville,
Tabor City, Chadbourn, and Lake Waccamaw
447 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud amount          Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip chc (%)        100          100          80
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
LAL                   2            2            2
Min/Max Temp          72           59           71
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    E  6         E  8         W  5
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     E  8         NE  8        NW  4
Precip amount         2.45         2.39         0.13
Precip duration       12           12           4
Inversion             70/1100      2000         61/0800
Dispersion                         Good
Max/Min RH (%)        75           99           63
DSI                   1                         2
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   2550                      2770
Transport wnd (mph)   E 20                      W 10
Ventilation rate      51000                     27700
ADI early             11 poor      29 Fair      5 Very poor
ADI late              39 Fair      8 poor       23 Fair
Max LVORI early       8            8            9
Max LVORI late        4            8            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH
97 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
51 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
96 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
93 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
98 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
50 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Maximum RH
99 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 51 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ023-032-039-250100-
Darlington-Florence-Williamsburg-
Including the cities of Hartsville, Darlington, North Hartsville,
Florence, and Kingstree
447 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud amount          Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip chc (%)        100          100          60
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
LAL                   2            2            2
Min/Max Temp          73           57           73
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    E  7         NE  7        NW  6
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     E  7         N  7         N  7
Precip amount         2.70         1.04         0.07
Precip duration       12           10           3
Inversion             70/1100      2000         58/0800
Dispersion                         Good
Max/Min RH (%)        77           98           59
DSI                   1                         2
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   3460                      2710
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  8                     W 10
Ventilation rate      27680                     27100
ADI early             12 poor      15 Gen poor  10 poor
ADI late              18 Gen poor  8 poor       23 Fair
Max LVORI early       8            5            8
Max LVORI late        4            7            3

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH
92 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Minimum RH
48 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
95 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH 42 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
93 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
97 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s. Minimum RH
45 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Maximum RH
97 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Minimum RH 48 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near 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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