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
444 AM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will persist today before shifting offshore on Wednesday. Gusty
winds and critical relative humidity are expected this afternoon. Above normal
temperatures are forecast Wednesday and Thursday ahead of a dry cold front
which will cross the region during Thursday, and another dangerous combination
of relative humidity and gusty winds is possible Thursday. Cooler temperatures will
follow this front. The next chance for rainfall is late next weekend.

Wind profile analysis/fire control over flat terrain is Favorable.

Fog potential for tonight...Low.

NCZ105>110-180045-
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
444 AM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud amount          Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          67           47           82
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  8         SW  8 G21    SW  6
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W 12 G23     W  5         SW 13 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             None         1900         69/1100
Dispersion                         Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        22           91           35
DSI                   3                         2
Haines Index          4            4            5
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4350                      4220
Transport wnd (mph)   W 22                      SW 25
Ventilation rate      95700                     105500
ADI early             68 Good      41 Gen good  32 Fair
ADI late              60 Gen good  4 Very poor  64 Good
Max LVORI early       2            4            6
Max LVORI late        1            6            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Maximum RH
85 percent. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
39 percent. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s.
Maximum RH 74 percent. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 35 percent.
North winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum RH
82 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 38 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
95 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the upper 60s. Minimum RH 48 percent. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 93 percent. East winds 10 to
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 57 percent. East
winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-180045-
Robeson-Bladen-Columbus-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Bladenboro,
Whiteville, Tabor City, Chadbourn, and Lake Waccamaw
444 AM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud amount          Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          67           47           83
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  7         W  7 G21     SW  6
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W 13 G24     SW  4        SW 13 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             None         1900         69/1100
Dispersion                         Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        22           95           33
DSI                   3                         2
Haines Index          4            4            5
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4460                      4320
Transport wnd (mph)   W 23                      SW 30
Ventilation rate      102580                    129600
ADI early             58 Gen good  46 Gen good  41 Gen good
ADI late              65 Good      3 Very poor  84 Good
Max LVORI early       3            3            7
Max LVORI late        1            7            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Maximum RH
84 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
32 percent. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum
RH 74 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 30 percent.
North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum RH
79 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 32 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum RH
93 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
around 70. Minimum RH 44 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 92 percent. East winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 55 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ054>056-058-059-180045-
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
444 AM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud amount          Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          69           49           83
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  7         W  9 G21     SW  8 G20
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W 11 G22     SW  7        SW 13 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             None         1900         70/1100
Dispersion                         Good
Max/Min RH (%)        25           89           34
DSI                   2                         2
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4040                      4540
Transport wnd (mph)   W 22                      SW 28
Ventilation rate      88880                     127120
ADI early             66 Good      42 Gen good  44 Gen good
ADI late              58 Gen good  5 Very poor  79 Good
Max LVORI early       2            3            5
Max LVORI late        1            5            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Maximum RH
84 percent. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
39 percent. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s.
Maximum RH 77 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 37 percent. North winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum RH
83 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 39 percent. Northeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
97 percent. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
around 70. Minimum RH 52 percent. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 95 percent. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 60 percent. East winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ024-032-033-039-180045-
Dillon-Florence-Marion-Williamsburg-
Including the cities of Dillon, Florence, Marion, Mullins,
and Kingstree
444 AM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud amount          Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          69           48           83
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  6         SW  9 G20    SW  9 G21
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W 12 G22     SW  7        SW 14 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             None         1900         69/1100
Dispersion                         Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        23           91           32
DSI                   2                         2
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4170                      4540
Transport wnd (mph)   W 23                      SW 31
Ventilation rate      95910                     140740
ADI early             62 Good      46 Gen good  47 Gen good
ADI late              66 Good      5 Very poor  92 Good
Max LVORI early       3            3            6
Max LVORI late        1            6            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Maximum RH
90 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH
35 percent. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum
RH 78 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 32 percent.
North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum RH
81 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 34 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
94 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs in
the lower 70s. Minimum RH 47 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Maximum RH 93 percent. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 58 percent.
Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

SCZ017-023-180045-
Marlboro-Darlington-
Including the cities of Bennettsville, McColl, Hartsville,
Darlington, and North Hartsville
444 AM EDT Tue Apr 17 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud amount          Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip chc (%)        0            0            0
Precip type           None         None         None
LAL                   1            1            1
Min/Max Temp          69           47           83
Wnd20ft/early(mph)    W  7         W  8 G21     SW  8 G20
Wnd20ft/late(mph)     W 13 G24     SW  6        SW 14 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Inversion             None         1900         69/1100
Dispersion                         Fair
Max/Min RH (%)        23           94           30
DSI                   3                         2
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing hgt (ft-AGL)   4460                      4530
Transport wnd (mph)   W 23                      SW 30
Ventilation rate      102580                    135900
ADI early             60 Gen good  46 Gen good  44 Gen good
ADI late              66 Good      4 Very poor  88 Good
Max LVORI early       3            3            6
Max LVORI late        1            6            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Maximum RH
85 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 29 percent.
West winds 15 to 20 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum
RH 76 percent. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 29 percent.
North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Maximum RH
77 percent. North winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 31 percent.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Maximum RH
89 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
around 70. Minimum RH 44 percent. East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Maximum RH 90 percent. East winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs
in the upper 60s. Minimum RH 55 percent. Chance of precipitation
60 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures below 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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