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
327 AM EDT SUN MAY 22 2016

.DISCUSSION...
LOW PRESSURE AND AN ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFFSHORE
THIS MORNING. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE ALOFT WILL BRING A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON AND AGAIN ON MONDAY. TYPICAL
SUMMERTIME TEMPERATURES AND MAINLY DRY WEATHER WILL DEVELOP BY
THE MIDDLE OF THE WEEK WITH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES INTO NEXT
WEEKEND.

WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS/FIRE CONTROL OVER FLAT TERRAIN IS FAVORABLE

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW

NCZ105>110-222330-
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
327 AM EDT SUN MAY 22 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           40           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   3            3            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          75           53           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  5         N  5         N  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  8        N  3         NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.02         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       1            0            1
INVERSION             70/1100      2000         62/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        56           95           50
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4950                      6020
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     NW  8
VENTILATION RATE      44550                     48160
ADI EARLY             18 GEN POOR  29 FAIR      25 FAIR
ADI LATE              32 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-222330-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...BLADENBORO...
WHITEVILLE...TABOR CITY...CHADBOURN...LAKE WACCAMAW
327 AM EDT SUN MAY 22 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   3            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          76           54           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  6         N  4         N  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  9         LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
INVERSION             68/1100      2000         61/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        47           94           47
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6120                      6290
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 12                     NW  7
VENTILATION RATE      73440                     44030
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              40 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  25 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-222330-
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
327 AM EDT SUN MAY 22 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   3            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          78           54           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  7        N  4         N  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW 10        LGT/VAR      N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1
INVERSION             70/1000      2000         62/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        46           93           44
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6060                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 15                     N  5
VENTILATION RATE      90900                     31000
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      47 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              48 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ024-032-033-039-222330-
DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DILLON...FLORENCE...MARION...MULLINS...
KINGSTREE
327 AM EDT SUN MAY 22 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          79           55           77
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  7        N  4         N  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW 10        LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             69/1000      2000         62/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        41           92           42
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6610                      6370
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 15                     N  8
VENTILATION RATE      99150                     50960
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      48 GEN GOOD  20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              53 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-222330-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...MCCOLL...HARTSVILLE...
DARLINGTON...NORTH HARTSVILLE
327 AM EDT SUN MAY 22 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          78           54           77
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  8         N  4         N  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW 11        LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             68/1000      2000         61/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        39           90           42
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6740                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16                     N  7
VENTILATION RATE      107840                    45500
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      51 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              55 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  30 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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