Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
for Northeast South Carolina and Southeast North Carolina
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
331 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Canadian high pressure will build into the Carolinas tonight and
Thursday. The high will move more offshore Friday into the
weekend with temperatures warming above normal. Minor rain chances
are expected Sunday as a weak upper disturbance passes well to our
north.

Fog potential for tonight...None

NCZ105-106-231145-
Inland Pender-Coastal Pender-
Including the cities of Burgaw and Surf City
331 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud amount          Clear        MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          31           56           32           69
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    NE  8 G20    NE  7        E  3         LGT/VAR
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     NE  6        NE  7        LGT/VAR      S  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2000         36/0900      2000         43/0900
Max/Min RH (%)        69           25           100          43
DSI                                2                         3
Haines Index          5            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                4490                      6040
Transport wnd (mph)                E  6                      SW 12
Ventilation rate                   26940                     72480
ADI early             55 Gen good  47 Gen good  16 Gen poor  38 Fair
ADI late              4 Very poor  48 Gen good  1 Very poor  56 Gen good
Max LVORI early       2            3            4            9
Max LVORI late        3            2            7            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
100 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
47 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 53 percent. South
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 99 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 51 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
49 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
90 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 58 percent. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

NCZ107>110-231145-
Inland New Hanover-Coastal New Hanover-Inland Brunswick-
Coastal Brunswick-
Including the cities of Wilmington, Masonboro, Myrtle Grove, Ogden,
Carolina Beach, Seagate, Boiling Spring Lakes, Leland, Shallotte,
Oak Island, Long Beach, Southport, and Sunset Beach
331 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud amount          MClear       MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          32           56           35           69
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    NE  9 G22    NE  9        E  5         E  3
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     NE  8        NE  9        NE  4        S  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2000         38/0900      2000         46/0900
Max/Min RH (%)        72           27           100          45
DSI                                2                         3
Haines Index          4            4            4            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                4210                      5800
Transport wnd (mph)                E  9                      S 12
Ventilation rate                   37890                     69600
ADI early             51 Gen good  43 Gen good  24 Fair      35 Fair
ADI late              7 poor       45 Gen good  2 Very poor  50 Gen good
Max LVORI early       2            3            4            10
Max LVORI late        3            1            9            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
100 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
52 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 99 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 57 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 99 percent. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 54 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
53 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
94 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 64 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-231145-
Robeson-Bladen-Columbus-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Bladenboro,
Whiteville, Tabor City, Chadbourn, and Lake Waccamaw
331 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud amount          MClear       MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          32           57           33           70
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    NE  8        NE  7        E  3         LGT/VAR
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     NE  6        NE  7        LGT/VAR      S  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2000         37/0900      2000         43/0900
Max/Min RH (%)        63           24           98           41
DSI                                2                         3
Haines Index          4            4            4            5
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                4580                      5840
Transport wnd (mph)                E  7                      S 10
Ventilation rate                   32060                     58400
ADI early             52 Gen good  42 Gen good  18 Gen poor  36 Fair
ADI late              6 Very poor  44 Gen good  1 Very poor  50 Gen good
Max LVORI early       2            3            3            6
Max LVORI late        3            2            5            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
99 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
45 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 50 percent. South
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 99 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 46 percent. South
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
46 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH 90 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 49 percent. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ053>056-231145-
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
331 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud amount          MClear       MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          34           59           36           70
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    NE 10 G23    NE 10        E  5         E  4
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     NE  9        E 10         E  4         SE  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2000         41/0900      2000         47/0900
Max/Min RH (%)        64           25           100          44
DSI                                2                         3
Haines Index          3            4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                4490                      5750
Transport wnd (mph)                E  9                      S 10
Ventilation rate                   40410                     57500
ADI early             47 Gen good  39 Fair      25 Fair      35 Fair
ADI late              7 poor       38 Fair      2 Very poor  45 Gen good
Max LVORI early       2            3            4            9
Max LVORI late        3            1            7            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Maximum RH
100 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
52 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 56 percent.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 99 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 51 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
50 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH
91 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 50 percent. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ024-032-033-039-231145-
Dillon-Florence-Marion-Williamsburg-
Including the cities of Dillon, Florence, Marion, Mullins,
and Kingstree
331 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud amount          MClear       MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          34           59           35           71
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    NE  9        NE  8        E  4         E  3
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     NE  8        E  9         E  3         S  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2000         39/0900      2000         45/0900
Max/Min RH (%)        60           23           99           40
DSI                                2                         4
Haines Index          4            4            4            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                4790                      5780
Transport wnd (mph)                E  8                      S 10
Ventilation rate                   38320                     57800
ADI early             52 Gen good  41 Gen good  24 Fair      41 Gen good
ADI late              7 poor       41 Gen good  2 Very poor  47 Gen good
Max LVORI early       2            3            3            6
Max LVORI late        2            1            5            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Maximum RH
99 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH
45 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 49 percent.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 99 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 45 percent. South winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 45 percent.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Maximum RH 90 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 45 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ017-023-231145-
Marlboro-Darlington-
Including the cities of Bennettsville, McColl, Hartsville,
Darlington, and North Hartsville
331 PM EDT Wed Mar 22 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud amount          MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          34           58           35           70
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    NE  8        NE  7        E  3         LGT/VAR
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     NE  7        E  8         LGT/VAR      S  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             2000         38/0900      2000         43/0900
Max/Min RH (%)        61           24           88           40
DSI                                2                         3
Haines Index          4            4            4            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)                4750                      5750
Transport wnd (mph)                E  8                      S 10
Ventilation rate                   38000                     57500
ADI early             49 Gen good  40 Fair      21 Fair      43 Gen good
ADI late              7 poor       46 Gen good  1 Very poor  50 Gen good
Max LVORI early       2            3            2            5
Max LVORI late        2            1            3            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Maximum RH
97 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
43 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 48 percent.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 98 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 44 percent. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 100 percent. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
45 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Maximum RH 89 percent. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
West 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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