Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KILM 280831 FWFILM FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC 431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015 .DISCUSSION... DRY AND COOL HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA TODAY. LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK UP THE SOUTHEAST COAST WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY AND MAY BRING SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL TO PORTIONS OF THE AREA. DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL FOLLOW FRIDAY AND INTO THE WEEKEND WITH A RETURN TO MORE SEASONABLE WEATHER. WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS/FIRE CONTROL OVER FLAT TERRAIN IS FAVORABLE. FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE. NCZ105>110-290045- 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 431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY PCLDY CLOUDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 80 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS LAL 1 1 1 MAX/MIN TEMP 69 51 67 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N 7 LGT/VAR E 4 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N 4 E 5 NE 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.13 PRECIP DURATION 4 INVERSION 53/0900 2000 59/0900 MIN/MAX RH (%) 33 79 53 DSI 3 2 HAINES INDEX 5 5 3 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5640 4720 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 8 E 6 VENTILATION RATE 45120 28320 ADI EARLY 24 FAIR 22 FAIR 13 GEN POOR ADI LATE 58 GEN GOOD 6 VERY POOR 35 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 4 MAX LVORI LATE 1 3 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ NCZ087-096-099-290045- ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE 431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY PCLDY CLOUDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 80 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS LAL 1 1 1 MAX/MIN TEMP 69 50 63 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N 7 NE 3 E 3 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N 5 E 5 NE 3 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.14 PRECIP DURATION 7 INVERSION 52/0900 2000 56/0900 MIN/MAX RH (%) 35 80 57 DSI 3 2 HAINES INDEX 5 5 4 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5690 4500 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 8 E 3 VENTILATION RATE 45520 13500 ADI EARLY 24 FAIR 22 FAIR 20 GEN POOR ADI LATE 51 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 24 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 4 MAX LVORI LATE 1 3 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ053>056-290045- INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH... NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN... MURRELLS INLET 431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 50 80 PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS LAL 1 1 1 MAX/MIN TEMP 68 51 65 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 8 E 5 NE 6 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 6 E 7 NE 7 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.02 0.29 PRECIP DURATION 1 9 INVERSION 54/0900 2000 58/0900 MIN/MAX RH (%) 38 89 65 DSI 2 2 HAINES INDEX 4 4 2 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5300 3660 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 7 NE 7 VENTILATION RATE 37100 25620 ADI EARLY 26 FAIR 22 FAIR 19 GEN POOR ADI LATE 29 FAIR 8 POOR 35 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 4 MAX LVORI LATE 2 4 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. $$ SCZ032-033-039-290045- FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE 431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 50 80 PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS LAL 1 1 1 MAX/MIN TEMP 70 51 62 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 7 E 4 NE 6 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 5 E 5 NE 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.02 0.32 PRECIP DURATION 1 9 INVERSION 53/0900 2000 56/0900 MIN/MAX RH (%) 37 86 66 DSI 3 2 HAINES INDEX 4 4 2 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5530 3630 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 6 NE 5 VENTILATION RATE 33180 18150 ADI EARLY 28 FAIR 18 GEN POOR 18 GEN POOR ADI LATE 32 FAIR 6 VERY POOR 29 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 5 MAX LVORI LATE 2 4 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ017-023-024-290045- MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON 431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY PRECIP CHC (%) 0 40 80 PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS LAL 1 1 1 MAX/MIN TEMP 70 50 62 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N 7 E 4 E 4 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N 5 E 4 NE 4 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.01 0.19 PRECIP DURATION 0 9 INVERSION 52/0900 2000 56/0900 MIN/MAX RH (%) 35 80 60 DSI 3 2 HAINES INDEX 5 4 3 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5780 4200 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 6 N 3 VENTILATION RATE 34680 12600 ADI EARLY 25 FAIR 20 GEN POOR 21 FAIR ADI LATE 46 GEN GOOD 4 VERY POOR 22 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 3 3 4 MAX LVORI LATE 2 3 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTH 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. $$ 27

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