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
348 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

.DISCUSSION...
COOL HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST ONE MORE DAY ACROSS THE AREA
TODAY. A COASTAL TROUGH WILL LIFT NORTH ON FRIDAY...AND STALL OVER
THE AREA DURING THE WEEKEND. THIS WILL BRING GOOD RAIN
CHANCES...WITH PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE...FRIDAY THROUGH
MONDAY. MORE SEASONABLE WEATHER WILL DEVELOP THE MIDDLE OF NEXT
WEEK.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-010000-
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
348 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   2            2            4
MAX/MIN TEMP          86           69           84
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)E  5         E  7         E  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  8         E  4         SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.17
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            4
INVERSION             75/0900      2000         78/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        51           95           67
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5240                      4140
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 14                      E  9
VENTILATION RATE      73360                     37260
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      36 FAIR      23 FAIR
ADI LATE              45 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 72 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-010000-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
348 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   2            2            4
MAX/MIN TEMP          87           68           85
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)E  4         E  5         NE  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  7         NE  3        E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.15
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            2
INVERSION             74/0900      2000         77/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        48           96           62
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6050                      4470
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 13                     E 10
VENTILATION RATE      78650                     44700
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      28 FAIR      25 FAIR
ADI LATE              42 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  34 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS
AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-010000-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
348 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   2            2            4
MAX/MIN TEMP          87           69           84
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)E  7         E  8         E  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E 10         E  5         SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.17
PRECIP DURATION       1            0            4
INVERSION             76/0900      2000         79/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        56           98           65
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5820                      4260
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 16                      SE 13
VENTILATION RATE      93120                     55380
ADI EARLY             35 FAIR      40 FAIR      25 FAIR
ADI LATE              51 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        1            7            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-010000-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
348 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           20           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   2            2            4
MAX/MIN TEMP          87           68           85
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)E  5         E  6         NE  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  7         NE  4        E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.16
PRECIP DURATION       1            0            2
INVERSION             74/0900      2000         77/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        55           100          62
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            5            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6480                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 15                     E 14
VENTILATION RATE      97200                     63000
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      37 FAIR      27 FAIR
ADI LATE              51 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        1            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR 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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