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
330 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Daytime temperatures will rise to about normal for late April
much of the upcoming week, mainly upper 70s to around 80. A
series of low pressure systems, will bring isolated showers
today, and then a better chance of rain with isolated storms
Thursday night. A drying trend is expected into the weekend
through early next week, with seasonable temperatures, as a
Canadian High drops into the mid-Atlantic region.

Wind profile analysis/fire control over flat terrain is Favorable

Fog potential for tonight...Low to Moderate

NCZ105>110-252330-
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
330 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud amount          PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip chc (%)        30           0            30
Precip type           Showers      None         Tstms
LAL                   1            1            3
Min/Max Temp          77           55           75
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    SW  5        W  5         N  4
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     SW  9        NW  3        SE  6
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1                         0
Inversion             65/1000      2000         66/1000
Dispersion                         Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        50           97           50
DSI                   3                         3
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   7620                      6870
Transport wnd (mph)   W 18                      SW  8
Ventilation rate      137160                    54960
ADI early             51 Gen good  44 Gen good  20 Gen poor
ADI late              70 Good      2 Very poor  28 Fair
Max LVORI early       9            6            7
Max LVORI late        1            7            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH
91 percent. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the mid 70s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 93 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 54 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
87 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
96 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 46 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
93 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 47 percent. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-252330-
Robeson-Bladen-Columbus-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Bladenboro,
Whiteville, Tabor City, Chadbourn, and Lake Waccamaw
330 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud amount          PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip chc (%)        30           0            30
Precip type           Showers      None         Tstms
LAL                   1            1            3
Min/Max Temp          78           55           75
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    SW  6        W  5         N  4
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W  9         NW  4        S  5
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.01
Precip duration       1                         1
Inversion             63/0900      2000         65/1000
Dispersion                         Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        49           92           48
DSI                   3                         3
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   7600                      6720
Transport wnd (mph)   W 20                      SW  8
Ventilation rate      152000                    53760
ADI early             49 Gen good  68 Good      10 poor
ADI late              75 Good      3 Very poor  29 Fair
Max LVORI early       7            5            6
Max LVORI late        1            7            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and scattered
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 92 percent. Chance
of precipitation 70 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the mid 70s. Minimum RH 52 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 92 percent. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 47 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
86 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 38 percent. North
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Maximum RH 97 percent.
East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 42 percent. East
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
95 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 41 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ054>056-058-059-252330-
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
330 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud amount          PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          78           56           76
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    SW  7        W  5         NE  5
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W  9         NW  4        SE  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             64/0900      2000         67/1000
Dispersion                         Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        47           93           51
DSI                   3                         3
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   8030                      6730
Transport wnd (mph)   W 18                      S  7
Ventilation rate      144540                    47110
ADI early             66 Good      50 Gen good  18 Gen poor
ADI late              79 Good      2 Very poor  28 Fair
Max LVORI early       6            5            6
Max LVORI late        1            6            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
scattered thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH
91 percent. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the mid 70s. Minimum RH 57 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 93 percent. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 54 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
87 percent. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 45 percent. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
97 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 48 percent. East
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
92 percent. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 48 percent.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-252330-
Florence-Marion-Williamsburg-
Including the cities of Florence, Marion, Mullins, and Kingstree
330 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud amount          PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip chc (%)        0            0            30
Precip type           None         None         Tstms
LAL                   1            1            3
Min/Max Temp          79           55           77
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  7         W  5         NE  5
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W  9         NW  3        S  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                 1
Inversion             63/0900      2000         66/1000
Dispersion                         Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        45           95           47
DSI                   3                         3
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   8000                      6690
Transport wnd (mph)   W 18                      S  8
Ventilation rate      144000                    53520
ADI early             61 Good      59 Gen good  15 Gen poor
ADI late              73 Good      2 Very poor  28 Fair
Max LVORI early       7            5            7
Max LVORI late        1            7            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with scattered thunderstorms and a
chance of showers. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 92 percent.
Chance of precipitation 50 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the mid 70s. Minimum RH 50 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 92 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 47 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
87 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 39 percent. North
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
98 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 40 percent. East
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
96 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 40 percent.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-252330-
Marlboro-Darlington-Dillon-
Including the cities of Bennettsville, McColl, Hartsville,
Darlington, North Hartsville, and Dillon
330 AM EDT Wed Apr 25 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud amount          PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip chc (%)        20           0            30
Precip type           Showers      None         Tstms
LAL                   1            1            3
Min/Max Temp          79           55           76
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  6         NW  5        NE  5
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W  9         NW  4        S  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip duration       1                         1
Inversion             62/0900      2000         65/1000
Dispersion                         Poor
Max/Min RH (%)        46           88           46
DSI                   3                         3
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   8180                      6800
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     SW  8
Ventilation rate      163600                    54400
ADI early             61 Good      71 Good      9 poor
ADI late              76 Good      3 Very poor  27 Fair
Max LVORI early       7            4            6
Max LVORI late        1            6            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and scattered
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Maximum RH 92 percent. Chance
of precipitation 70 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the mid 70s. Minimum RH 51 percent. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 92 percent. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 43 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
85 percent. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 37 percent.
North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH
94 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 39 percent. East
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH
96 percent. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. Minimum RH 36 percent. South
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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