931  
FNUS52 KILM 251926  
FWFILM  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST  
FOR NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC  
326 PM EDT SUN OCT 25 2020  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE A DRYING TREND EARLY IN THE  
WEEK. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL THROUGH THE NEXT  
WEEK. LOW LEVEL MOISTURE WILL REMAIN IN ABUNDANCE, BRINGING AREAS OF  
FOG IN MORNING AND OCCASIONAL OCEAN CLOUDS THROUGH AT LEAST MID  
WEEK. A FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE AREA LATE IN THE WEEK.  
 
FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT IS LOW.  
 
NCZ105>110-261130-  
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  
326 PM EDT SUN OCT 25 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
MIN/MAX TEMP 57 73 59 77  
MAX/MIN RH (%) 98 73 100 64  
WIND20FT/EARLY(MPH) N 5 N 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND20FT/LATE(MPH) N 5 N 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2100 60/0600 1900 63/0800  
DISPERSION FAIR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 2300 2900  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) N 7 NE 3  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 15900 10000  
ADI EARLY 8 POOR 16 GEN POOR 9 POOR 12 POOR  
ADI LATE 8 POOR 17 GEN POOR 1 VERY POOR 13 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 8 7 8 10  
MAX LVORI LATE 8 4 10 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 7 7 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 7 7  
TURNER STABILITY D C E B  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH  
100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
67 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH  
84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH  
93 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
NCZ087-096-099-261130-  
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LUMBERTON, ELIZABETHTOWN, BLADENBORO,  
WHITEVILLE, TABOR CITY, CHADBOURN, AND LAKE WACCAMAW  
326 PM EDT SUN OCT 25 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
MIN/MAX TEMP 56 72 58 77  
MAX/MIN RH (%) 98 71 100 63  
WIND20FT/EARLY(MPH) NE 6 N 4 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND20FT/LATE(MPH) N 5 N 4 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2100 59/0600 1800 63/0900  
DISPERSION FAIR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 3 3  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 2200 3400  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) N 5 NW 3  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 10100 11700  
ADI EARLY 22 FAIR 16 GEN POOR 7 POOR 10 POOR  
ADI LATE 9 POOR 13 GEN POOR 1 VERY POOR 14 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 7 7 8 10  
MAX LVORI LATE 7 4 10 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 7 7 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 7 7  
TURNER STABILITY D D E B  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH  
100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH  
66 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
MAXIMUM RH 82 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH  
90 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
62 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ054>056-058-059-261130-  
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  
326 PM EDT SUN OCT 25 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
MIN/MAX TEMP 58 74 59 77  
MAX/MIN RH (%) 97 71 99 67  
WIND20FT/EARLY(MPH) NE 4 N 5 NE 3 LGT/VAR  
WIND20FT/LATE(MPH) N 5 N 5 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2100 61/0600 1900 65/0900  
DISPERSION FAIR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 3 3  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 2600 3100  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) N 3 N 5  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 9000 14300  
ADI EARLY 9 POOR 16 GEN POOR 7 POOR 13 GEN POOR  
ADI LATE 8 POOR 13 GEN POOR 1 VERY POOR 14 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 6 7 10  
MAX LVORI LATE 7 4 9 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 7 7 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 7 7  
TURNER STABILITY D C F B  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH  
99 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 76 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.  
MAXIMUM RH 82 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH  
61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH  
90 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT.  
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.  
 

 
 
SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-261130-  
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BENNETTSVILLE, MCCOLL, HARTSVILLE,  
DARLINGTON, NORTH HARTSVILLE, DILLON, FLORENCE, MARION, MULLINS,  
AND KINGSTREE  
326 PM EDT SUN OCT 25 2020  
 
TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP CHANCE (%) 0 0 0 0  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
MIN/MAX TEMP 55 73 58 78  
MAX/MIN RH (%) 97 69 100 63  
WIND20FT/EARLY(MPH) NE 5 N 4 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
WIND20FT/LATE(MPH) NE 5 N 4 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
INVERSION(TEMP/TIME) 2100 59/0600 1800 64/0900  
DISPERSION FAIR VERY POOR  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 3 3  
DSI 1 2  
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 2600 3500  
TRANSPORT WIND (MPH) NW 3 NW 3  
VENT RATE (MPH-FT) 9000 12100  
ADI EARLY 20 GEN POOR 15 GEN POOR 7 POOR 9 POOR  
ADI LATE 9 POOR 10 POOR 1 VERY POOR 15 GEN POOR  
MAX LVORI EARLY 6 6 8 10  
MAX LVORI LATE 6 4 10 3  
MIN VSBY EARLY 7 7 7  
MIN VSBY LATE 7 7 7  
TURNER STABILITY D D E B  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH  
100 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST  
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS  
AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 76 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.    
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
MAXIMUM RH 82 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH  
89 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH  
63 PERCENT. NORTHEAST 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.  
 

 
FORECASTER...31  
 
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