Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS52 KILM 240756 FWFILM FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC 356 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 .DISCUSSION... DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND AND INTO MUCH OF NEXT WEEK. HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY BUILD ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE CENTER OF THE HIGH WILL MOVE OVERHEAD AND THEN OFFSHORE EARLY NEXT WEEK. SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES WILL WARM SEVERAL DEGREES ABOVE NORMAL LATE IN THE WEEKEND AND FOR MUCH OF THE UPCOMING WEEK. WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS/FIRE CONTROL OVER FLAT TERRAIN IS FAVORABLE. FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW. NCZ087-096-099-250000- ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE 356 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT SAT CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE LAL 1 1 1 MAX/MIN TEMP 72 44 76 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N 3 LGT/VAR NW 3 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 4 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION INVERSION 61/1100 1900 66/1100 MIN/MAX RH (%) 30 94 31 DSI 2 2 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3430 3770 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 5 W 9 VENTILATION RATE 17150 33930 ADI EARLY 11 POOR 12 POOR 10 POOR ADI LATE 21 FAIR 2 VERY POOR 35 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 7 5 7 MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ NCZ105>110-250000- INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER- INLAND BRUNSWICK-COASTAL BRUNSWICK- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURGAW...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH... WILMINGTON...CAROLINA BEACH...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND... BOLIVIA...SHALLOTTE...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND... SOUTHPORT 356 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT SAT CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE LAL 1 1 1 MAX/MIN TEMP 72 44 75 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW 4 NW 3 NW 4 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 3 NW 3 NW 3 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION INVERSION 62/1100 1900 67/1100 MIN/MAX RH (%) 31 89 32 DSI 2 2 HAINES INDEX 4 5 4 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3250 3640 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 6 NW 8 VENTILATION RATE 19500 29120 ADI EARLY 13 GEN POOR 13 GEN POOR 8 POOR ADI LATE 21 FAIR 2 VERY POOR 35 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 6 4 5 MAX LVORI LATE 2 4 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 82 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 81 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-250000- MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON... FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE 356 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT SAT CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE LAL 1 1 1 MAX/MIN TEMP 74 45 77 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N 3 LGT/VAR NW 3 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 3 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION INVERSION 61/1100 1900 67/1100 MIN/MAX RH (%) 28 94 31 DSI 2 2 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3460 3860 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 3 W 7 VENTILATION RATE 10380 27020 ADI EARLY 10 POOR 8 POOR 13 GEN POOR ADI LATE 17 GEN POOR 1 VERY POOR 34 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 8 4 7 MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ SCZ053>056-250000- INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH... NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN... MURRELLS INLET 356 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT SAT CLOUD AMOUNT PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE LAL 1 1 1 MAX/MIN TEMP 73 45 76 WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N 4 LGT/VAR NW 3 WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR NW 3 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION INVERSION 63/1100 1900 69/1100 MIN/MAX RH (%) 32 96 32 DSI 2 2 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 MIXING HGT (FT-AGL) 3310 3720 TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NW 3 NW 6 VENTILATION RATE 9930 22320 ADI EARLY 12 POOR 9 POOR 13 GEN POOR ADI LATE 17 GEN POOR 2 VERY POOR 31 FAIR MAX LVORI EARLY 9 4 7 MAX LVORI LATE 2 6 2 REMARKS...NONE. .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 85 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. $$ .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR 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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