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
347 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A FRONT WILL REMAIN STALLED NEAR THE COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND.
THIS WILL BRING A HEIGHTENED RISK FOR FLOODING AS WIDESPREAD
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS PLAGUE THE AREA FOR MUCH OF THE WEEKEND.
THE AIRMASS WILL ONLY SLOWLY DRY OUT DURING THE MIDDLE AND LATER
PORTIONS OF NEXT WEEK.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...MODERATE.

NCZ105-106-030000-
INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURGAW...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH
347 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           80           80
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   4            4            4
MAX/MIN TEMP          84           71           82
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SE  4        LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SE  4        LGT/VAR      SE  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.80         1.02         0.53
PRECIP DURATION       8            9            9
INVERSION             78/1000      2000         76/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        71           96           78
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3990                      3140
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  6                     SE  7
VENTILATION RATE      23940                     21980
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  13 GEN POOR  17 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  21 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            6            8
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS
IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 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 52 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ107>110-030000-
INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILMINGTON...CAROLINA BEACH...
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND...BOLIVIA...SHALLOTTE...
OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...SOUTHPORT
347 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           80           80
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   4            4            5
MAX/MIN TEMP          84           71           82
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SE  3        S  5         SE  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  5         S  4         SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.83         1.15         0.65
PRECIP DURATION       9            10           9
INVERSION             79/1000      2000         77/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        67           95           77
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3990                      3230
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  8                     E  8
VENTILATION RATE      31920                     25840
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      22 FAIR      16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              27 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  23 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        3            6            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST 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 87 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 57 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 85 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-030000-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
347 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           80           70
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   4            4            4
MAX/MIN TEMP          84           71           83
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SE  3        LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.52         0.64         0.37
PRECIP DURATION       7            8            9
INVERSION             77/1000      2000         77/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        68           96           72
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3990                      3660
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  5                      E  6
VENTILATION RATE      19950                     21960
ADI EARLY             15 GEN POOR  16 GEN POOR  14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  1 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            8            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-030000-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
347 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           80           80
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   4            4            5
MAX/MIN TEMP          85           71           84
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SE  5        LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.68         0.93         0.52
PRECIP DURATION       8            8            9
INVERSION             78/1000      2000         79/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        67           97           70
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3990                      3900
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  8                      NE  9
VENTILATION RATE      31920                     35100
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  20 GEN POOR  16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              25 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
70 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST 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 90 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-030000-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
347 AM EDT SAT AUG 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           80           70
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   4            4            4
MAX/MIN TEMP          85           71           84
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  3        E  3         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  3         LGT/VAR      E  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.43         0.46         0.30
PRECIP DURATION       6            8            9
INVERSION             76/1000      2000         77/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        68           98           67
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3970                      4230
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  7                      NE  8
VENTILATION RATE      27790                     33840
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  16 GEN POOR  17 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              24 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  25 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            7            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. EAST 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.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST
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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