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
243 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
BERMUDA HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA TODAY INTO THURSDAY. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST LATE THURSDAY...STALLING
NEAR THE COAST FOR THE WEEKEND. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM
THE NORTHWEST MONDAY OR TUESDAY.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-241045-
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
243 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           50           60           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   3            3            4            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           92           73           89
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  8        SW  5        SW  5        SW  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        SW 10        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.08         0.38         0.16
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            6            2
INVERSION             2000         80/0900      1900         83/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           50           96           53
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5710                      4820
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 21                      N 13
VENTILATION RATE                   119910                    62660
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  80 GOOD      27 FAIR      27 FAIR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  76 GOOD      2 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-241045-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
243 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           50           60           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   2            3            4            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           94           72           90
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        SW  6        W  5         W  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        W 10         LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.15         0.15
PRECIP DURATION       0            1            2            2
INVERSION             2000         80/0900      1900         83/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        94           49           98           53
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5740                      4940
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 20                      N 13
VENTILATION RATE                   114800                    64220
ADI EARLY             37 FAIR      89 GOOD      31 FAIR      31 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  88 GOOD      2 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            8            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-241045-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
243 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           60           60           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   3            4            4            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           93           73           90
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  5        SW  5        W  5         SW  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  5        W 10         LGT/VAR      SW  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.11         0.29         0.13
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            6            2
INVERSION             2000         79/0900      1900         82/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        93           48           95           52
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5760                      4790
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 20                      N 13
VENTILATION RATE                   115200                    62270
ADI EARLY             40 FAIR      65 GOOD      31 FAIR      17 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  65 GOOD      2 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            6            6            7
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-241045-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
243 PM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           60           60           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   3            4            4            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           93           72           90
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  5        SW  5        W  5         W  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  5        W 10         SW  3        SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.07         0.15         0.12
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            5            2
INVERSION             2000         79/0900      1900         82/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        95           48           98           52
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5600                      5010
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 20                      N 13
VENTILATION RATE                   112000                    65130
ADI EARLY             40 FAIR      66 GOOD      40 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  62 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  51 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            7            5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 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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