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
330 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL DRIFT OVERHEAD ON THURSDAY...BEFORE MOVING OFFSHORE
FRIDAY AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT. RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES THURSDAY WILL
APPROACH 30 PERCENT...BUT WINDS WILL BE LIGHT. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY AHEAD THE COLD FRONT WHICH WILL CROSS FRIDAY NIGHT.
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY AHEAD OF A SECONDARY
AND DRY COLD FRONT EARLY SUNDAY...BRINGING COOLER TEMPERATURES FOR THE
START OF NEXT WEEK. UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL DEVELOP THE MIDDLE PART OF
NEXT WEEK.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ105>110-241130-
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
330 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            1            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           71           53           79
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  6         NE  4        S  3         S  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  4         LGT/VAR      S  3         S 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                                              2
INVERSION             2000         56/1000      2000         67/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        84           27           90           53
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4980                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W  2                      SW 24
VENTILATION RATE                   9960                      129600
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      33 FAIR      22 FAIR      42 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  34 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  78 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-241130-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
330 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            1            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           72           52           79
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  5         NE  3        S  3         S  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  5         LGT/VAR      S  4         S 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.12
PRECIP DURATION                                              2
INVERSION             2000         53/1000      2000         65/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        87           29           100          52
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          5            4            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5090                      5940
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  2                     SW 23
VENTILATION RATE                   10180                     136620
ADI EARLY             38 FAIR      41 GEN GOOD  14 GEN POOR  59 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  77 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            4            10
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            9            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-241130-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
330 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            1            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           73           55           79
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  5         NE  5        SE  5        S  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        SE  4        SE  5        S 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.09
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
INVERSION             2000         58/1000      2000         67/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        85           36           100          55
DSI                                2                         3
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4690                      5560
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  3                      SW 22
VENTILATION RATE                   14070                     122320
ADI EARLY             31 FAIR      34 FAIR      27 FAIR      55 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  72 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            5            4            10
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            9            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-241130-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
330 PM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            1            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           75           53           81
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  5         NE  4        S  4         S  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        SE  3        SE  5        SW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.09
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
INVERSION             2000         55/1000      2000         65/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        83           32           100          50
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5520                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  3                     SW 22
VENTILATION RATE                   16560                     143000
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      45 GEN GOOD  27 FAIR      64 GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  76 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            5            4            10
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            10           1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 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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