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
331 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE CAROLINAS ALLOWING FOR INCREASED RAIN
CHANCES LATER TONIGHT AND INTO MONDAY. CLEARING AND COOLER
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.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW EXCEPT MODERATE ALONG THE COAST.

NCZ105>110-291245-
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
331 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           70           50           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           62           44           55
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        NW  4        NE  7        N  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  3         N  7         NE  8        N  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.17         0.07         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       1            7            2            1
INVERSION             1800         57/0700      1800         48/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          83           97           62
DSI                                1                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                1420                      1950
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 13                     NW 14
VENTILATION RATE                   18460                     27300
ADI EARLY             3 VERY POOR  21 FAIR      11 POOR      13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  17 GEN POOR  10 POOR      26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            9            6            5
MAX LVORI LATE        10           5            6            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
79 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. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-291245-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
331 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           70           50           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           61           42           54
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      N  5         NE  7        N  8
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      NE  7        NE  7        N  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.19         0.05         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       2            8            2            1
INVERSION             1800         55/0600      1800         46/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        99           83           96           62
DSI                                1                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                1440                      2020
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 14                     N 12
VENTILATION RATE                   20160                     24240
ADI EARLY             1 VERY POOR  24 FAIR      11 POOR      13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR  11 POOR      23 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            6            5
MAX LVORI LATE        8            5            6            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 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.

$$

SCZ053>056-291245-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
331 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           70           50           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           65           46           58
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        W  4         NE  6        N  8
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  3        N  6         NE  7        N  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.17         0.07         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       1            7            2            1
INVERSION             1800         59/0700      1800         51/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          83           97           63
DSI                                1                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                1350                      1990
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  8                      NW 13
VENTILATION RATE                   10800                     25870
ADI EARLY             4 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR  9 POOR       12 POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  13 GEN POOR  9 POOR       28 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            8            7            6
MAX LVORI LATE        9            5            6            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTH 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. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-291245-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
331 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           70           50           20
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           64           45           57
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      NW  4        NE  6        N  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      N  6         NE  6        N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.19         0.06         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       2            7            2            1
INVERSION             1800         57/0700      1800         49/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          83           100          63
DSI                                1                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                1470                      2050
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  9                     NW 10
VENTILATION RATE                   13230                     20500
ADI EARLY             3 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR  9 POOR       12 POOR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR  9 POOR       24 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            8            8            6
MAX LVORI LATE        10           4            7            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. EAST 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 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 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 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 73 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-291245-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
331 PM EST SUN DEC 28 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           70           40           0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           60           43           54
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      N  6         NE  7        NE  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      NE  7        NE  7        N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.21         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            7            2
INVERSION             1800         54/0600      1800         46/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          81           99           63
DSI                                1                         1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                1550                      2100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE  8                     N  9
VENTILATION RATE                   12400                     18900
ADI EARLY             2 VERY POOR  22 FAIR      12 POOR      12 POOR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR  11 POOR      19 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            7            7            7
MAX LVORI LATE        10           4            6            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 40. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
WARMER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 76 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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