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
324 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN
BEHIND THE FRONT YET REMAIN TO OUR NORTH FOR THE ENTIRE UPCOMING WEEK
THIS WILL BRING BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AS WELL AS A GRADUAL INCREASE
IN LIGHT RAIN CHANCES MAINLY ALONG THE COAST.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ105>110-221130-
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
324 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   1            3            3            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          67           84           59           78
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  9        NW  5        N  5         NE  9 G22
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  9         NW  4        NE  6        NE 10 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
INVERSION             1900         76/1000      1900         73/1100
MAX/MIN RH (%)        81           41           89           47
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3030                      3130
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 12                      NE 17
VENTILATION RATE                   36360                     53210
ADI EARLY             35 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  10 POOR      40 FAIR
ADI LATE              9 POOR       29 FAIR      7 POOR       55 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO
25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
20 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO
25 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
20 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO
25 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
20 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO
25 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
20 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-221130-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
324 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   1            3            3            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          66           85           56           78
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  8        NW  4        N  4         NE  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  6         N  6         N  4         NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
INVERSION             1900         74/1000      1900         72/1100
MAX/MIN RH (%)        80           41           89           43
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2490                      3380
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 13                      NE 17
VENTILATION RATE                   32370                     57460
ADI EARLY             46 GEN GOOD  16 GEN POOR  9 POOR       45 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              10 POOR      27 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS
AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-221130-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
324 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   1            3            3            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          67           86           59           80
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        W  5         N  4         NE 10 G22
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  8        NW  4        N  5         NE 10 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
INVERSION             1900         76/1000      1900         74/1100
MAX/MIN RH (%)        79           42           91           48
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3260                      3260
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 10                     NE 17
VENTILATION RATE                   32600                     55420
ADI EARLY             35 FAIR      16 GEN POOR  10 POOR      37 FAIR
ADI LATE              7 POOR       29 FAIR      7 POOR       49 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO
25 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS
AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-221130-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
324 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            3            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          65           85           56           80
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        NW  4        N  4         NE  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  6         N  6         N  4         NE  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1
INVERSION             1900         74/1000      1900         72/1100
MAX/MIN RH (%)        81           42           91           45
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2870                      3520
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 12                     NE 17
VENTILATION RATE                   34440                     59840
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  17 GEN POOR  10 POOR      36 FAIR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  28 FAIR      5 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            4            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS
AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 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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