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
414 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FOR ROBESON BLADEN AND PENDER COUNTIES
TUESDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION THIS EVENING. DRY HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA DURING TUESDAY. A WEAK AND DRY COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY. A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED INTO
LATE WEEK AHEAD OF A STRONGER COLD FRONT...WHICH IS EXPECTED TO CROSS
THE AREA ON SATURDAY.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ087-096-105-106-311215-
ROBESON-BLADEN-INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...BURGAW...
SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH
414 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          39           72           47           70
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  6         SE  3        SW  8 G20    N  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW 12 G25    W  4         NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             2000         53/1000      2000         56/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        90           28           88           30
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5670                      6080
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 21                     N 13
VENTILATION RATE                   119070                    79040
ADI EARLY             33 FAIR      40 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD  46 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  70 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  56 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        4            1            5            1

REMARKS...INCREASED FIRE DANGER FROM GUSTY WINDS AND NEAR CRITICAL
RELATIVE HUMIDITY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM
RH 76 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ099-107>110-311215-
COLUMBUS-INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHITEVILLE...WILMINGTON...CAROLINA BEACH...
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND...BOLIVIA...SHALLOTTE...
OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...SOUTHPORT
414 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          39           72           47           71
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  6         E  3         SW  9        N  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      S 11 G22     W  6         NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             2000         54/1000      2000         57/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           29           90           32
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5130                      5610
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 20                     N 12
VENTILATION RATE                   102600                    67320
ADI EARLY             44 GEN GOOD  36 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD  41 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  61 GOOD      5 VERY POOR  53 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            5            1

REMARKS...NEAR CRITICAL RELATIVE HUMIDITY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. WARMER. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-311215-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
414 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           74           49           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  5        E  4         SW  8        N  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  3         S 10 G21     W  6         NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             2000         57/1000      2000         60/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           29           95           35
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            5            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5090                      5570
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 16                     NE 10
VENTILATION RATE                   81440                     55700
ADI EARLY             48 GEN GOOD  43 GEN GOOD  45 GEN GOOD  38 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            5            1

REMARKS...NEAR CRITICAL RELATIVE HUMIDITY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-311215-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
414 PM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           74           48           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  4        SE  4        SW  7        N  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW 11 G22    W  4         NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             2000         55/1000      2000         59/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           29           96           30
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            5            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5710                      6180
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 18                     NE  9
VENTILATION RATE                   102780                    55620
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  41 GEN GOOD  35 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  63 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            6            1

REMARKS...NEAR CRITICAL RELATIVE HUMIDITY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. WARMER. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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