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
408 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD AIR MASS WILL LIE ACROSS THE REGION TODAY...WITH BELOW
NORMAL TEMPERATURES UNDER GUSTY WESTERLY WINDS. DRY ARCTIC AIR
WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA WEDNESDAY AND PERSIST THROUGH THE LATE
WEEK PERIOD...AND CONTINUING WELL INTO THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.
WELL BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED THRU THIS TIME-LINE
UNDER GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS.

BROTAK WIND PROFILE CONDITIONS TODAY.

WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS/FIRE CONTROL OVER FLAT TERRAIN IS FAVORABLE.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ105>110-100115-
INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-
INLAND BRUNSWICK-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURGAW...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH...
WILMINGTON...CAROLINA BEACH...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND...
BOLIVIA...SHALLOTTE...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...
SOUTHPORT
408 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           27           41
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W 13 G30     W 11 G25     W 11 G22
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 16 G30     W 10         W 13 G24
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             38/0900      1900         36/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        45           74           35
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5120                      6130
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 29                      W 23
VENTILATION RATE      148480                    140990
ADI EARLY             65 GOOD      25 FAIR      55 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              88 GOOD      16 GEN POOR  77 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            2            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. MAXIMUM RH
67 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 19. MAXIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY...COLDER. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH
30 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
70 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
40 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-100115-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
408 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           26           41
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W 12 G23     W 10         W 11 G20
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 16 G26     W  9         W 13 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             37/0900      1900         35/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        43           74           35
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5690                      6440
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 26                      W 25
VENTILATION RATE      147940                    161000
ADI EARLY             63 GOOD      27 FAIR      55 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              88 GOOD      13 GEN POOR  87 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            2            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
66 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. MAXIMUM RH
68 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 18. MAXIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. MAXIMUM RH
65 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-100115-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
408 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           27           42
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W 14 G31     W 11 G23     W 13 G25
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 17 G32     W 10         W 15 G27
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             38/0900      1900         36/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        43           72           35
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5050                      6130
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 30                      W 29
VENTILATION RATE      151500                    177770
ADI EARLY             77 GOOD      28 FAIR      63 GOOD
ADI LATE              94 GOOD      16 GEN POOR  95 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. MAXIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
77 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S.
MAXIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
68 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. NOT AS COOL. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-100115-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
408 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           27           42
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W 13 G26     W 11         W 12 G23
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 17 G29     W  9         W 15 G26
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             37/0900      1900         35/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        42           72           34
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5310                      6310
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 30                      W 30
VENTILATION RATE      159300                    189300
ADI EARLY             76 GOOD      31 FAIR      64 GOOD
ADI LATE              95 GOOD      15 GEN POOR  101 VERY GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
65 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 20. MAXIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
62 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-100115-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
408 AM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           26           41
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W 12 G25     W 10         W 11 G22
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 16 G29     W  9         W 13 G24
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             36/0900      1900         34/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        40           73           33
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5820                      6480
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 26                      W 26
VENTILATION RATE      151320                    168480
ADI EARLY             64 GOOD      29 FAIR      54 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              89 GOOD      12 POOR      90 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            2            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
65 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. MAXIMUM RH
69 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 19. MAXIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
62 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR 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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