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
358 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER RIDGE PASSING NORTH OF THE AREA WILL ALLOW FOR WARM
TEMPERATURES AND MINIMAL RAIN CHANCES THROUGH SATURDAY. RAIN
CHANCES WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE SUNDAY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK
AS MOISTURE DEEPENS ACROSS THE REGION. AT THE SURFACE A LIGHT
ONSHORE WIND IS EXPECTED THROUGH MUCH OF THE PERIOD.

WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS/FIRE CONTROL OVER FLAT TERRAIN IS FAVORABLE

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...MODERATE.

NCZ105>110-270000-
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
358 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          93           70           92
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    LGT/VAR      SE  4        LGT/VAR
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     SE  4        LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             79/1000      2000         79/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        49           97           53
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5880                      5530
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  5                     E  5
VENTILATION RATE      29400                     27650
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      21 FAIR      4 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              22 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 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 61 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST 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 97 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. EAST
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 98 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-270000-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...BLADENBORO...
WHITEVILLE...TABOR CITY...CHADBOURN...LAKE WACCAMAW
358 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          93           70           93
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    LGT/VAR      S  3         LGT/VAR
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             78/1000      2000         78/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        47           99           52
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6220                      5580
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  3                      SE  7
VENTILATION RATE      18660                     39060
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      15 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              22 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            10
MAX LVORI LATE        2            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-270000-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...MCCOLL...HARTSVILLE...
DARLINGTON...NORTH HARTSVILLE...DILLON...FLORENCE...MARION...
MULLINS...KINGSTREE
358 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          95           70           94
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    LGT/VAR      SE  4        LGT/VAR
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     E  3         LGT/VAR      E  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 0
INVERSION             78/1000      2000         79/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        46           96           48
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6630                      5930
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  5                      E  9
VENTILATION RATE      33150                     53370
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      18 GEN POOR  7 POOR
ADI LATE              29 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
95 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 56 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 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 62 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-270000-
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
358 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          92           70           93
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    LGT/VAR      SE  6        NE  3
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     SE  5        LGT/VAR      E  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             78/1000      2000         79/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        50           97           50
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6030                      5540
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  6                      E  9
VENTILATION RATE      36180                     49860
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  27 FAIR      8 POOR
ADI LATE              25 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 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 62 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. EAST
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 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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.

$$

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