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
326 PM EST Sat Dec 9 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Cloudy skies will gradually clear this evening and overnight as
low pressure moves away from the area. Sunshine returns Sunday,
but with continued chilly air as Canadian high pressure builds
eastward. A strong, but dry cold front will cross the area Tuesday
night with Arctic air returning Wednesday. Temperatures gradually
moderate Thursday and Friday before another cold front brings cooler
temperatures for next weekend.

Fog potential for tonight...None.

NCZ105>110-101230-
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
326 PM EST Sat Dec 9 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud amount          PCldy        Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          28           46           27           54
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  8         NW  8        W  3         W  4
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W  8         NW  7        W  4         W  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2300         35/0900      1800         39/0900
Dispersion            Good                      Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        90           40           89           38
DSI                                2                         1
Haines Index          2            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                3050                      2330
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 15                     NW  2
Ventilation rate                   45750                     4660
ADI early             19 Gen poor  61 Good      3 Very poor  15 Gen poor
ADI late              8 poor       60 Gen good  2 Very poor  13 Gen poor
Max LVORI early       5            4            4            5
Max LVORI late        5            2            5            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 40. Maximum RH 90 percent.
Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH
50 percent. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the upper 20s.
Maximum RH 70 percent. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH
33 percent. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Maximum RH
71 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
43 percent. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the upper 30s.
Maximum RH 90 percent. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 48 percent.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
73 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 43 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-101230-
Robeson-Bladen-Columbus-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Bladenboro,
Whiteville, Tabor City, Chadbourn, and Lake Waccamaw
326 PM EST Sat Dec 9 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud amount          PCldy        Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          27           46           26           53
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  6         W  7         SW  4        W  3
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W  7         W  7         SW  4        SW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2300         33/0900      1800         36/0900
Dispersion            Fair                      Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        96           40           94           40
DSI                                2                         1
Haines Index          3            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                2990                      2320
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 13                     W  1
Ventilation rate                   38870                     2320
ADI early             10 poor      57 Gen good  3 Very poor  6 Very poor
ADI late              6 Very poor  52 Gen good  2 Very poor  19 Gen poor
Max LVORI early       7            5            4            6
Max LVORI late        5            2            6            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH
93 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
48 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the mid 20s. Maximum
RH 69 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs around 40. Minimum RH 31 percent.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Maximum RH
70 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH
41 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
94 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Maximum RH
75 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ054>056-058-059-101230-
Coastal Horry-Inland Georgetown-Coastal Georgetown-Central Horry-
Northern Horry-
Including the cities of Myrtle Beach, Socastee, North Myrtle Beach,
Garden City, Little River, Andrews, Georgetown, Murrells Inlet,
Conway, Longs, Bucksport, Loris, Green Sea, and Aynor
326 PM EST Sat Dec 9 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud amount          PCldy        Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          28           47           28           54
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  8         NW  8        SW  4        W  5
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W  8         W  6         W  5         W  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2300         35/0900      1800         39/0900
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        90           38           88           42
DSI                                1                         1
Haines Index          3            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                2980                      2280
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 13                     W  3
Ventilation rate                   38740                     6840
ADI early             21 Fair      51 Gen good  3 Very poor  17 Gen poor
ADI late              7 poor       50 Gen good  2 Very poor  19 Gen poor
Max LVORI early       4            4            4            5
Max LVORI late        4            2            5            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 40. Maximum RH 88 percent.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the upper 20s.
Maximum RH 72 percent. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH
34 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Maximum RH
75 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
42 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Not as cool. Lows in the upper 30s.
Maximum RH 92 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
West winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
74 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 47 percent. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-101230-
Marlboro-Darlington-Dillon-
Including the cities of Bennettsville, McColl, Hartsville,
Darlington, North Hartsville, and Dillon
326 PM EST Sat Dec 9 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud amount          MClear       Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          27           47           26           54
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  6         W  7         SW  4        W  3
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W  7         W  6         SW  4        SW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2300         33/0900      1800         35/0900
Dispersion            Fair                      Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        93           38           95           39
DSI                                2                         1
Haines Index          3            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                2990                      2320
Transport wnd (mph)                W 12                      SW  2
Ventilation rate                   35880                     4640
ADI early             7 poor       51 Gen good  3 Very poor  6 Very poor
ADI late              6 Very poor  46 Gen good  2 Very poor  25 Fair
Max LVORI early       6            4            4            7
Max LVORI late        5            2            7            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
97 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
46 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the mid 20s. Maximum
RH 71 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH
30 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Maximum RH
73 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
41 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
96 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Maximum RH
77 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 50s. Minimum RH 46 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-101230-
Florence-Marion-Williamsburg-
Including the cities of Florence, Marion, Mullins, and Kingstree
326 PM EST Sat Dec 9 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud amount          MClear       Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          28           47           27           54
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  8         W  7         SW  4        W  4
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W  7         W  6         SW  4        SW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2300         34/0900      1800         36/0900
Dispersion            Good                      Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        92           39           92           41
DSI                                2                         1
Haines Index          3            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                2980                      2290
Transport wnd (mph)                W 12                      SW  2
Ventilation rate                   35760                     4580
ADI early             13 Gen poor  49 Gen good  3 Very poor  11 poor
ADI late              6 Very poor  46 Gen good  2 Very poor  24 Fair
Max LVORI early       5            4            4            6
Max LVORI late        5            2            6            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Maximum RH 93 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Minimum RH 47 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the upper 20s.
Maximum RH 72 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny, colder. Highs in the lower 40s. Minimum RH
31 percent. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s. Maximum RH
74 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH
42 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. Maximum RH
95 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 45 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Maximum RH
76 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Minimum RH 45 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 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.

$$

RGZ



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