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
348 AM EDT TUE MAR 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDING DOWN FROM THE NORTH WILL MOVE EAST
SHIFTING FARTHER OFF THE MID ATLANTIC COAST WEDNESDAY INTO
THURSDAY. A WARM SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL FOLLOW...PRODUCING
UNSEASONABLY WARM TEMPERATURES FOR MID WEEK. A STRONG COLD FRONT
WILL CROSS THE AREA EARLY FRIDAY...USHERING MUCH COLDER AIR INTO
NEXT WEEKEND. AS ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES OVER THE SOUTHEAST
NEXT WEEKEND TEMPERATURES MAY DROP BELOW FREEZING OVER MUCH OF
THE COASTAL CAROLINAS EARLY SUNDAY MORNING. A BRIEF WARMUP WILL
FOLLOW INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS/FIRE CONTROL OVER FLAT TERRAIN IS FAVORABLE.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT....LOW.

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
348 AM EDT TUE MAR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          68           47           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  5        E  3         NE  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  5         NE  4        SE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             55/1100      2000         61/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        45           98           48
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2360                      2510
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  8                      SE 13
VENTILATION RATE      18880                     32630
ADI EARLY             11 POOR      18 GEN POOR  13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MUCH COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
80 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-250000-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
348 AM EDT TUE MAR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          68           48           72
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  3        SE  3        E  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  4         E  3         SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             53/1100      2000         59/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        44           98           51
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3410                      3580
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  5                     SE 15
VENTILATION RATE      17050                     53700
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       20 GEN POOR  12 POOR
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 80 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MUCH COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 82 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
78 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 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
348 AM EDT TUE MAR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          70           50           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  6        E  5         E  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  7         E  4         SE  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
INVERSION             56/1100      2000         65/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        49           98           55
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2390                      2940
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  8                      SE 18
VENTILATION RATE      19120                     52920
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  24 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      7 POOR       53 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
62 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
80 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-250000-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
348 AM EDT TUE MAR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          70           51           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  4        SE  4        E  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  6         E  3         SE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
INVERSION             55/1100      2000         65/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        44           97           53
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3430                      3590
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  6                      SE 20
VENTILATION RATE      20580                     71800
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      26 FAIR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              24 FAIR      7 POOR       54 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-250000-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
348 AM EDT TUE MAR 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          70           50           70
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  4        SE  3        E  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SE  4        E  3         SE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             54/1100      2000         60/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        41           95           51
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3460                      3590
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  5                     SE 16
VENTILATION RATE      17300                     57440
ADI EARLY             7 POOR       19 GEN POOR  17 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              16 GEN POOR  5 VERY POOR  49 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 72 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MUCH COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 80 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
37 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.

$$


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