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
338 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL ALLOW FOR WARM
TEMPERATURES AND MINIMAL RAIN CHANCES THROUGH MOST OF THE
UPCOMING SEVEN DAYS. AT THE SURFACE THERE WILL BE A LIGHT ONSHORE
FLOW. A TROPICAL DISTURBANCE IN THE BAHAMAS WILL CROSS FLORIDA
OVER THE WEEKEND AND MAY NEED TO BE WATCHED FOR A TURN UP THE
EAST COAST.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-261145-
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...SUNSET BEACH
338 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           94           71           92
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    SE  4        LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     LGT/VAR      S  4         LGT/VAR      E  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             2000         78/0900      2000         80/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        98           46           100          51
DSI                                3                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5270                      5180
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  2                      SE  3
VENTILATION RATE                   10540                     15540
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      16 GEN POOR  19 GEN POOR  7 POOR
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  22 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  17 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            8            5            10
MAX LVORI LATE        8            2            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-261145-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...BLADENBORO...
WHITEVILLE...TABOR CITY...CHADBOURN...LAKE WACCAMAW
338 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           94           71           93
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    S  3         LGT/VAR      S  5         LGT/VAR
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  3         E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
INVERSION             2000         76/0900      2000         77/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          48           100          51
DSI                                3                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5270                      5040
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  2                      E  3
VENTILATION RATE                   10540                     15120
ADI EARLY             7 POOR       25 FAIR      16 GEN POOR  9 POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  26 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            10           5            10
MAX LVORI LATE        10           2            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-261145-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...MCCOLL...HARTSVILLE...
DARLINGTON...NORTH HARTSVILLE...DILLON...FLORENCE...MARION...
MULLINS...KINGSTREE
338 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           94           71           94
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    SE  3        LGT/VAR      S  4         SE  3
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
INVERSION             2000         76/0900      2000         78/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          45           98           47
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5730                      5960
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  2                     E  7
VENTILATION RATE                   11460                     41720
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  21 FAIR      13 GEN POOR  7 POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  22 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            10           5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        10           2            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-261145-
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...MURRELLS INLET
338 PM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           93           71           93
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    SE  4        LGT/VAR      S  5         NE  3
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     LGT/VAR      E  5         LGT/VAR      E  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             2000         78/0900      2000         79/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          48           99           49
DSI                                3                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5410                      5550
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                E  3                      E  7
VENTILATION RATE                   16230                     38850
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      7 POOR       21 FAIR      9 POOR
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  25 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            10           4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        10           2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. EAST
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 93 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 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.

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