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
253 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE OHIO VALLEY WILL BUILD OVERHEAD THURSDAY
AND MOVE OFFSHORE THURSDAY NIGHT. AN APPROACHING WARM FRONT WILL
BRING INCREASING CLOUDS AND RAIN CHANCES BACK BY FRIDAY. STRONG
LOW PRESSURE MOVING THROUGH THE MID-ATLANTIC REGION SHOULD BRING
HEAVIER RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY INTO EARLY MONDAY.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ105>110-191200-
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
253 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20           60
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           63           44           70
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N  7         N  3         SE  3        SE  4
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     N  5         NE  3        SE  3        S  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                                 0            6
INVERSION             1700         51/1100      1700         62/1200
MAX/MIN RH (%)        86           43           100          57
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3250                      2460
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  5                      SW 14
VENTILATION RATE                   16250                     34440
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  18 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  17 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            8            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 76 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 78 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-191200-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LUMBERTON, ELIZABETHTOWN, BLADENBORO,
WHITEVILLE, TABOR CITY, CHADBOURN, AND LAKE WACCAMAW
253 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30           60
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          41           62           46           69
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     N  4         LGT/VAR      SE  4        S  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.09
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            6
INVERSION             1700         51/1100      1700         61/1200
MAX/MIN RH (%)        87           45           100          61
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3090                      2350
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  3                      SW 12
VENTILATION RATE                   9270                      28200
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  17 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  21 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  15 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            7            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-191200-
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
253 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30           60
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           64           48           73
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N  7         NE  3        SE  4        SE  4
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NE  5        NE  3        SE  4        S  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            6
INVERSION             1700         51/1000      1700         62/1100
MAX/MIN RH (%)        84           44           100          56
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2880                      2930
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  5                     W 12
VENTILATION RATE                   14400                     35160
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      14 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  21 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            8            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 78 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 76 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ023-032-039-191200-
DARLINGTON-FLORENCE-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF HARTSVILLE, DARLINGTON, NORTH HARTSVILLE,
FLORENCE, AND KINGSTREE
253 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            50           60
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           65           49           72
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N  6         NE  3        SE  3        SE  4
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NE  4        NE  3        SE  5        S  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            6
INVERSION             1700         51/1000      1700         62/1100
MAX/MIN RH (%)        81           41           100          55
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2950                      2750
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  5                     W 12
VENTILATION RATE                   14750                     33000
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      17 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  17 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            3            9
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            7            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-024-033-191200-
MARLBORO-DILLON-MARION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BENNETTSVILLE, MCCOLL, DILLON, MARION,
AND MULLINS
253 PM EST WED JAN 18 2017

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            60           60
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          41           64           47           70
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N  6         LGT/VAR      SE  3        SE  5
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NE  4        LGT/VAR      SE  5        S  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.09
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            6
INVERSION             1700         51/1000      1700         61/1200
MAX/MIN RH (%)        85           43           100          58
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3020                      2420
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  3                      W 13
VENTILATION RATE                   9060                      31460
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  17 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            3            8
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            7            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

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