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
255 PM EDT FRI JUN 24 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL DROP SLOWLY SOUTH TODAY INTO SATURDAY WITH
INCREASED THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
DOWN BEHIND FRONT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY BRINGING
COOLER AND DRIER WEATHER. TEMPERATURES WILL REBOUND EARLY NEXT
WEEK AS THE HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW/MODERATE.

NCZ105>110-251100-
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
255 PM EDT FRI JUN 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           50           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   4            3            3            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           89           68           88
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        SW  4        E  5         NE  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  5        SE  6        NE  4        E  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.39         0.23         0.12         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       2            5            2            1
INVERSION             2100         83/1100      2100         78/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           61           89           55
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4290                      4050
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 13                     SE  8
VENTILATION RATE                   55770                     32400
ADI EARLY             33 FAIR      29 FAIR      34 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        6            3            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-251100-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...BLADENBORO...
WHITEVILLE...TABOR CITY...CHADBOURN...LAKE WACCAMAW
255 PM EDT FRI JUN 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           50           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   4            3            3            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           90           68           88
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  4        W  3         NE  4        NE  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  3        NE  5        NE  3        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.50         0.18         0.06         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            5            1
INVERSION             2100         84/1100      2100         77/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           55           90           51
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5590                      4470
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  3                      E  8
VENTILATION RATE                   16770                     35760
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      7 POOR       33 FAIR      30 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  28 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        7            3            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-251100-
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
255 PM EDT FRI JUN 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           40           30           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   4            3            3            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           93           70           89
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        W  5         E  5         NE  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  5        S  5         NE  4        E  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.29         0.19         0.07         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       2            5            2            1
INVERSION             2100         86/1100      2100         80/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        88           52           89           54
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5450                      4590
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  5                     SE  9
VENTILATION RATE                   27250                     41310
ADI EARLY             35 FAIR      14 GEN POOR  33 FAIR      13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  28 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST
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 98 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST 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 96 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-251100-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...MULLINS...KINGSTREE
255 PM EDT FRI JUN 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           40           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   4            3            3            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           93           70           90
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  6        W  4         NE  5        NE  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  4        N  5         NE  4        NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.31         0.15         0.05         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       2            5            1            0
INVERSION             2100         86/1100      2100         79/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        90           48           89           50
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                6840                      5340
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  5                     E  7
VENTILATION RATE                   34200                     37380
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      11 POOR      39 FAIR      33 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  25 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
91 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 46 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-251100-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...MCCOLL...HARTSVILLE...
DARLINGTON...NORTH HARTSVILLE...DILLON
255 PM EDT FRI JUN 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           40           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   4            3            3            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           92           69           90
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  5        NW  3        NE  6        NE  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  3        N  5         NE  5        NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.37         0.14         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1
INVERSION             2100         85/1100      2100         78/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        91           50           86           48
DSI                                2                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                6410                      5360
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  3                      NE  9
VENTILATION RATE                   19230                     48240
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      8 POOR       39 FAIR      39 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  26 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            7            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        7            3            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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