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
407 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLIP FARTHER OFFSHORE ALLOWING MILD AIR AND
INCREASING MOISTURE TO OVERSPREAD THE AREA. RAIN CHANCES WILL PEAK
TONIGHT AND MONDAY AS A COLD FRONT MOVES SOUTH ACROSS THE CAROLINAS.
CLEARING AND COOLER WEDNESDAY AND NEW YEARS DAY AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS INTO THE AREA. THE END OF THE WEEK WILL SEE A RETURN TO
UNSETTLED CONDITIONS.

WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS/FIRE CONTROL OVER FLAT TERRAIN IS FAVORABLE.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...MODERATE.

NCZ105>110-290115-
INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-
INLAND BRUNSWICK-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURGAW...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH...
WILMINGTON...CAROLINA BEACH...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND...
BOLIVIA...SHALLOTTE...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...
SOUTHPORT
407 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           70
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          68           54           62
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        SW  5        NW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        W  3         N  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.34
PRECIP DURATION                    1            6
INVERSION             65/1200      1700         61/1400
MIN/MAX RH (%)        69           100          80
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1300                      2650
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     N 14
VENTILATION RATE      15600                     37100
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      10 POOR      26 FAIR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  30 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            8            8
MAX LVORI LATE        5            8            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY DRIZZLE.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN
30 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY
DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN
20 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM
RH 84 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-290115-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
407 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           50           70
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          68           53           63
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        SW  4        NW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        LGT/VAR      NE  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.06         0.27
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            7
INVERSION             64/1200      1700         60/1200
MIN/MAX RH (%)        71           99           81
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1650                      2850
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     NE 14
VENTILATION RATE      19800                     39900
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      10 POOR      27 FAIR
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            9            8
MAX LVORI LATE        4            9            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY DRIZZLE.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN
30 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY
DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN
20 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM
RH 85 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-290115-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
407 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           40           70
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           55           65
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SW  5        W  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        SW  4        N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.03         0.31
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            6
INVERSION             68/1300      1700         62/1400
MIN/MAX RH (%)        68           100          81
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1980                      2450
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     N 10
VENTILATION RATE      23760                     24500
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      10 POOR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              23 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            8            8
MAX LVORI LATE        4            8            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY DRIZZLE.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN
30 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY
DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MAXIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-290115-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
407 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           40           70
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           55           64
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SW  4        W  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        SW  4        N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.04         0.27
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            6
INVERSION             66/1200      1700         63/1300
MIN/MAX RH (%)        69           98           80
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2130                      2630
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     N 10
VENTILATION RATE      25560                     26300
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      10 POOR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              23 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            9            8
MAX LVORI LATE        4            8            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY DRIZZLE.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN
30 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY
DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
RAIN 20 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM
RH 88 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-290115-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
407 AM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           50           70
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          66           52           63
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        SW  4        N  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        W  3         NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.07         0.22
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            7
INVERSION             62/1200      1700         60/1200
MIN/MAX RH (%)        73           98           79
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1250                      3090
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     NE 13
VENTILATION RATE      15000                     40170
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      10 POOR      26 FAIR
ADI LATE              17 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            9            7
MAX LVORI LATE        5            9            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY DRIZZLE.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN
30 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND PATCHY
DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN
20 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
78 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
40 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
84 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST 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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