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
343 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LOW WILL MOVE ACROSS THE EASTERN CAROLINAS TODAY WITH
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE THROUGH THE EVENING.
THE LOW WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TUESDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER
THE REGION. DRIER WEATHER COMBINED WITH ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES
WILL FOLLOW MID WEEK INTO NEXT WEEKEND AS AN UPPER RIDGE EXPANDS
FROM THE GULF STATES.

WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS/FIRE CONTROL OVER FLAT TERRAIN IS FAVORABLE

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW

NCZ105>110-232345-
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
343 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           40           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
LAL                   2            2            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           53           82
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  4        N  3         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  7        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            1
INVERSION             61/0900      2000         69/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        50           93           37
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5200                      5340
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 14                     W  8
VENTILATION RATE      72800                     42720
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      30 FAIR      4 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              44 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-232345-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...BLADENBORO...
WHITEVILLE...TABOR CITY...CHADBOURN...LAKE WACCAMAW
343 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
LAL                   2            2            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          75           53           82
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  3        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  6        LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            1
INVERSION             61/0900      2000         69/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        46           94           36
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5850                      6020
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 12                     W  9
VENTILATION RATE      70200                     54180
ADI EARLY             33 FAIR      27 FAIR      6 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-232345-
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
343 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   2            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          77           55           83
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  3         N  3         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  7        LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             63/0900      2000         71/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        44           92           36
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5700                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 10                     W  5
VENTILATION RATE      57000                     29000
ADI EARLY             35 FAIR      24 FAIR      7 POOR
ADI LATE              48 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  23 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ024-032-033-039-232345-
DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DILLON...FLORENCE...MARION...MULLINS...
KINGSTREE
343 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          78           55           84
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  3         N  3         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  7        LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             64/0900      2000         71/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        41           91           36
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6090                      6530
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     W  7
VENTILATION RATE      54810                     45710
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      26 FAIR      8 POOR
ADI LATE              45 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-232345-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...MCCOLL...HARTSVILLE...
DARLINGTON...NORTH HARTSVILLE
343 AM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          77           55           84
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  3         N  3         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  7         LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            0
INVERSION             61/0900      2000         69/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        42           92           36
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6020                      6490
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  8                     SW  9
VENTILATION RATE      48160                     58410
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      25 FAIR      9 POOR
ADI LATE              43 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
84 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 85 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST 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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