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000 FNUS52 KILM 020813 FWFILM FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC 413 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014 .DISCUSSION... SUMMERTIME CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST MUCH OF THE WEEK AS BERMUDA HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS ANCHORED OFF THE COAST. THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH DAY. A STRONGER COLD FRONT MAY BRING ABOUT AN INCREASE IN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE START OF NEXT WEEK. WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS/FIRE CONTROL OVER FLAT TERRAIN IS UNFAVROABLE TYPE I-F WITH A MAXIMUM WIND OF SSW 21 KT AT 1700 FEET AGL. FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW. NCZ105>110-030015- 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 413 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD AMOUNT MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 40 30 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS LAL 3 3 3 MAX/MIN TEMP 92 73 88 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW 3 SW 8 G22 SW 5 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S 10 G24 SW 5 SW 7 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.04 0.14 PRECIP DURATION 0 2 3 INVERSION 81/1000 2000 82/1100 MIN/MAX RH (%) 55 98 61 DSI 2 2 HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 4240 5590 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 14 SW 12 VENTILATION RATE 59360 67080 ADI EARLY 28 FAIR 35 FAIR 35 FAIR ADI LATE 46 GEN GOOD 6 VERY POOR 40 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 9 5 6 MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 3 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ NCZ087-096-099-030015- ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE 413 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 50 40 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS LAL 3 3 3 MAX/MIN TEMP 95 73 91 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR S 6 SW 3 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 7 SW 3 S 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.04 0.15 PRECIP DURATION 1 2 2 INVERSION 79/0900 2000 81/1000 MIN/MAX RH (%) 48 98 56 DSI 3 2 HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 6440 6640 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 13 S 9 VENTILATION RATE 83720 59760 ADI EARLY 26 FAIR 42 GEN GOOD 25 FAIR ADI LATE 60 GEN GOOD 5 VERY POOR 33 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 9 5 8 MAX LVORI LATE 1 7 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ053>056-030015- INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH... NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN... MURRELLS INLET 413 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD AMOUNT MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 30 30 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS LAL 3 3 3 MAX/MIN TEMP 93 73 89 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR S 8 G22 SW 5 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S 10 G24 SW 4 S 8 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.03 0.14 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 3 INVERSION 81/1000 2000 83/1000 MIN/MAX RH (%) 53 96 60 DSI 2 3 HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 5060 6390 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 16 S 13 VENTILATION RATE 80960 83070 ADI EARLY 31 FAIR 42 GEN GOOD 33 FAIR ADI LATE 52 GEN GOOD 6 VERY POOR 45 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 9 4 7 MAX LVORI LATE 1 6 1 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTH 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 97 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ032-033-039-030015- FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE 413 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 50 40 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS LAL 3 3 3 MAX/MIN TEMP 95 73 91 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR S 6 SW 3 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S 7 SW 3 S 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.04 0.15 PRECIP DURATION 1 2 3 INVERSION 79/1000 2000 83/1100 MIN/MAX RH (%) 49 98 56 DSI 3 3 HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 7350 7560 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) S 14 S 12 VENTILATION RATE 102900 90720 ADI EARLY 23 FAIR 41 GEN GOOD 25 FAIR ADI LATE 65 GOOD 5 VERY POOR 42 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 9 4 8 MAX LVORI LATE 1 8 1 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ017-023-024-030015- MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON 413 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014 TODAY TONIGHT WED CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC (%) 50 40 40 PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS LAL 3 3 3 MAX/MIN TEMP 95 73 92 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR S 6 SW 3 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 7 SW 3 S 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.04 0.14 PRECIP DURATION 1 2 2 INVERSION 79/1000 2000 82/1100 MIN/MAX RH (%) 46 97 53 DSI 3 3 HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 8050 7950 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) SW 13 SW 9 VENTILATION RATE 104650 71550 ADI EARLY 21 FAIR 42 GEN GOOD 25 FAIR ADI LATE 67 GOOD 4 VERY POOR 46 GEN GOOD MAX LVORI EARLY 9 4 8 MAX LVORI LATE 1 7 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHEAST 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. $$ 8

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