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
240 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A APPROACHING COLD FRONT WILL STALL NEAR THE AREA THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY...BRINGING GOOD CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS. THIS FRONT WILL
WASH OUT DURING THE WEEKEND WITH A RETURN TO TYPICAL SUMMERTIME
CONDITIONS...CONTINUING INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ105>110-101045-
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
240 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           60           60           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   3            4            4            4
MIN/MAX TEMP          75           90           71           88
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S 10         SW  7        S  5         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        SW  7        S  3         S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.31         0.27         0.19
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            4            5
INVERSION             2200         85/1000      2200         81/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        95           52           100          61
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5670                      5050
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 13                      N 12
VENTILATION RATE                   73710                     60600
ADI EARLY             73 GOOD      46 GEN GOOD  40 FAIR      45 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              9 POOR       52 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            6            10
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            10           3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 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 55 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-101045-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
240 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           60           60           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   3            4            4            4
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           91           71           88
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S  8         S  6         S  4         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  3         S  7         LGT/VAR      S  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.48         0.37         0.18
PRECIP DURATION       3            6            5            5
INVERSION             2200         84/1000      2200         80/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        94           51           100          54
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5770                      5120
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 14                      N 13
VENTILATION RATE                   80780                     66560
ADI EARLY             75 GOOD      39 FAIR      37 FAIR      45 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  49 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            7            6            10
MAX LVORI LATE        7            1            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 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 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-101045-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
240 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           50           60           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   3            3            4            4
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           91           71           89
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S 10         S  6         S  6         S  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  5         S  7         S  3         S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.27         0.23         0.17
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            2            5
INVERSION             2200         85/1000      2200         81/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        90           52           100          59
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5280                      5070
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 13                      N 13
VENTILATION RATE                   68640                     65910
ADI EARLY             64 GOOD      44 GEN GOOD  35 FAIR      40 FAIR
ADI LATE              7 POOR       55 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...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.
.SATURDAY 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.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-101045-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
240 PM EDT WED JUL 9 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           60           60           60
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   3            4            4            4
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           91           71           89
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        S  5         S  4         LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  3         S  7         LGT/VAR      SE  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.45         0.34         0.18
PRECIP DURATION       1            6            5            2
INVERSION             2200         83/1000      2200         80/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           51           99           54
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5660                      5170
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 10                      N 12
VENTILATION RATE                   56600                     62040
ADI EARLY             65 GOOD      27 FAIR      32 FAIR      41 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  34 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            7            6            10
MAX LVORI LATE        7            2            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 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 48 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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