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
308 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE TO OUR WEST WILL WILL SHIFT ACROSS THE AREA SUNDAY
AND OFFSHORE MONDAY. VERY DRY AIR WILL PRODUCE MINIMUM RELATIVE
HUMIDITY AS LOW AS 25 TO 30 PERCENT SUNDAY AND MONDAY. TEMPERATURES
WILL WARM ABOVE NORMAL FOR THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT WEEK. A COLD
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY AND STALL JUST OFF THE
COAST THURSDAY. CHANCES FOR MEASURABLE RAINFALL FINALLY WILL
DEVELOP THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ087-096-099-261115-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
308 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           78           45           79
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  3         NW  4        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      NW  7        LGT/VAR      SE  3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             1900         66/1100      1900         66/1100
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           30           100          28
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4790                      3070
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 15                     SW  6
VENTILATION RATE                   71850                     18420
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  35 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  8 POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  61 GOOD      2 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            7            10
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ105>110-261115-
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
308 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           78           44           78
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  3         NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  3         NW  8        LGT/VAR      SE  3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             1900         67/1100      1900         67/1100
MAX/MIN RH (%)        93           31           100          26
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4510                      2920
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 16                     SW  5
VENTILATION RATE                   72160                     14600
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  38 FAIR      46 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  66 GOOD      2 VERY POOR  16 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            7            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 85 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-261115-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
308 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           80           46           81
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  3         NW  3        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      NW  6        LGT/VAR      SE  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             1900         65/1100      1900         66/1100
MAX/MIN RH (%)        93           29           100          29
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4400                      3410
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 13                     S  7
VENTILATION RATE                   57200                     23870
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  21 FAIR      36 FAIR      10 POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            6            10
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH
40 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-261115-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
308 PM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           79           47           80
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  3         NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      NW  6        LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             1900         66/1100      1900         67/1100
MAX/MIN RH (%)        94           31           100          33
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3340                      3140
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 13                     S  6
VENTILATION RATE                   43420                     18840
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  20 GEN POOR  30 FAIR      5 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            7            10
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION BELOW 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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