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
348 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A COMPLEX AND POTENT STORM SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE CAROLINAS
THROUGH MONDAY WITH POTENTIAL FOR SEVERE WEATHER INTO THIS EVENING.
TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS THROUGH MONDAY SHOULD AMOUNT TO ONE TO THREE
INCHES. THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL SLOWLY DEPART THROUGH MONDAY LEAVING
HIGH PRESSURE FOR TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. THE NEXT COLD FRONT WILL
MOVE ACROSS THE AREA ON THURSDAY. MUCH COLDER WEATHER WILL FOLLOW
FRIDAY AND INTO NEXT WEEKEND.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE TO LOW.

NCZ105>110-231300-
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
348 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          40           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
LAL                   5            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           64           45           64
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    S 10 G21     SW  8        W  7         NW 10 G20
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     SW 11        SW  9        W  8         NW 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.94         0.34         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            2            1
INVERSION             1800         58/0900      1800         49/0800
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           62           85           44
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4500                      3810
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 24                     NW 26
VENTILATION RATE                   108000                    99060
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  69 GOOD      23 FAIR      77 GOOD
ADI LATE              12 POOR      73 GOOD      9 POOR       76 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MAXIMUM RH 79 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
76 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
80 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-231300-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LUMBERTON, ELIZABETHTOWN, BLADENBORO,
WHITEVILLE, TABOR CITY, CHADBOURN, AND LAKE WACCAMAW
348 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          40           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
LAL                   5            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           62           44           64
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    SE 10        SW  7        W  5         W  8
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     SW  9        SW  8        W  7         W 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.76         0.21         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            2            1
INVERSION             1800         55/0900      1800         48/0800
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           65           86           45
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3910                      3800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 18                      NW 24
VENTILATION RATE                   70380                     91200
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  56 GEN GOOD  13 GEN POOR  70 GOOD
ADI LATE              11 POOR      54 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       67 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            5            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            3            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MAXIMUM RH 79 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY, COOLER. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
78 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-231300-
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
348 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          40           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
LAL                   5            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           62           45           65
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    S 14 G22     SW 10        W  8         W 10
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     SW 11        W 12         W 10         W 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.84         0.30         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            2            1
INVERSION             1800         57/0900      1800         49/0800
MAX/MIN RH (%)        91           64           84           44
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3960                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 25                      NW 25
VENTILATION RATE                   99000                     92500
ADI EARLY             15 GEN POOR  81 GOOD      15 GEN POOR  72 GOOD
ADI LATE              14 GEN POOR  78 GOOD      11 POOR      63 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MAXIMUM RH 81 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
78 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-231300-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BENNETTSVILLE, MCCOLL, HARTSVILLE,
DARLINGTON, NORTH HARTSVILLE, DILLON, FLORENCE, MARION, MULLINS,
AND KINGSTREE
348 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          40           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
LAL                   5            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           62           44           66
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    SE 12        SW  8        W  8         W  9
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     SW 10        W 11         W 10         W 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.67         0.18         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            2            1
INVERSION             1800         55/0900      1800         49/0800
MAX/MIN RH (%)        88           63           85           41
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3900                      3630
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 23                      NW 22
VENTILATION RATE                   89700                     79860
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  61 GOOD      14 GEN POOR  61 GOOD
ADI LATE              13 GEN POOR  72 GOOD      11 POOR      54 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MAXIMUM RH 80 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY, COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR 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.

$$

RGZ


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