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
457 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE CAROLINAS TODAY ALLOWING FOR
INCREASING RAIN INTO TONIGHT. CLEARING AND COOLER BY WEDNESDAY
AND NEW YEARS DAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA. MILD
AND WET WEATHER MAY RETURN LATE WEEK INTO NEXT WEEKEND AHEAD
OF A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...HIGH

NCZ105>110-300200-
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
457 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           40           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          62           44           54
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  6         NE  7        N  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         N  6         N 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.18         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            1
INVERSION             58/1100      2100         48/0600
MIN/MAX RH (%)        83           97           65
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1620                      2740
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 12                      N 16
VENTILATION RATE      19440                     43840
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  20 GEN POOR  32 FAIR
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  14 GEN POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            5            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
80 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
78 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. NOT AS
COOL. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-300200-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
457 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           40           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          61           42           53
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  5         NE  6        NE  8
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  5         N  5         NE 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.21         0.06         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1
INVERSION             56/0600      2100         46/0600
MIN/MAX RH (%)        82           95           66
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2060                      2880
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  9                      NE 16
VENTILATION RATE      18540                     46080
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      20 GEN POOR  33 FAIR
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-300200-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
457 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           50           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           46           57
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  6        N  6         N  8
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  7        N  5         N  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.12         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            1
INVERSION             60/1000      2100         50/0600
MIN/MAX RH (%)        83           99           67
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1490                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 12                      N 15
VENTILATION RATE      17880                     45000
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  18 GEN POOR  28 FAIR
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      8 POOR       36 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-300200-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
457 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           40           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           45           56
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  4        N  6         NE  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         N  5         N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.06         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1
INVERSION             58/0600      2100         49/0600
MIN/MAX RH (%)        83           100          68
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1960                      3050
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 10                      N 14
VENTILATION RATE      19600                     42700
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      18 GEN POOR  22 FAIR
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  7 POOR       32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            6            7
MAX LVORI LATE        5            6            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
84 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-300200-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
457 AM EST MON DEC 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          60           43           53
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  4        NE  6        NE  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        NE  5        NE  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.22         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1
INVERSION             55/0600      2100         46/0600
MIN/MAX RH (%)        81           99           65
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2430                      3180
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  9                     NE 15
VENTILATION RATE      21870                     47700
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       19 GEN POOR  29 FAIR
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  36 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            6            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 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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