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
332 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL WEDGE DOWN THE COAST DURING THE WEEKEND. DRY
BUT CHILLY WEATHER IS EXPECTED ON SATURDAY. RAIN CHANCES WILL
INCREASE ON SUNDAY AS TEMPERATURES MODERATE. A COLD FRONT WILL
CROSS THE AREA MONDAY ACCOMPANIED BY SHOWERS. SEASONABLE WEATHER
IS EXPECTED TUESDAY BEFORE THIS FRONT LIFTS NORTH AS A WARM FRONT
WEDNESDAY BRINGING ONE DAY OF WELL ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH WEDNESDAY NIGHT OR THURSDAY.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE

NCZ105>110-281245-
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
332 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          26           41           28           52
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N  6         NE 11 G21    NE 10 G20    NE  8
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NE  9        NE 11 G20    NE  9        NE  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
INVERSION             1800         35/1100      1800         NONE
MAX/MIN RH (%)        98           40           79           56
DSI                                1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2080                      480
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 15                     NE  6
VENTILATION RATE                   31200                     2880
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      19 GEN POOR  11 POOR      10 POOR
ADI LATE              10 POOR      28 FAIR      9 POOR       7 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 85 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY...COOLER. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-281245-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
332 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          26           41           27           50
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    NE  5        NE 11        NE  8        NE  8
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NE  8        NE 11        NE  8        NE  3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
INVERSION             1800         33/1100      1800         NONE
MAX/MIN RH (%)        94           43           79           59
DSI                                1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2090                      560
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 15                     NE  6
VENTILATION RATE                   31350                     3360
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       20 GEN POOR  10 POOR      11 POOR
ADI LATE              10 POOR      31 FAIR      8 POOR       7 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 82 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WARMER.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 77 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
34 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-281245-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
332 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          28           45           31           53
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    NE  7        NE 12 G20    NE 10        NE  9
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NE 10        NE 11        NE 10        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
INVERSION             1800         38/1100      1800         NONE
MAX/MIN RH (%)        89           44           86           62
DSI                                1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2090                      520
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 15                     NE  8
VENTILATION RATE                   31350                     4160
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      20 GEN POOR  11 POOR      11 POOR
ADI LATE              11 POOR      30 FAIR      9 POOR       9 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 83 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WARMER. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WARMER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY...COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-281245-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
332 PM EST FRI FEB 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          28           45           29           50
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    NE  6        NE 11        NE  9        NE  9
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NE  9        NE 11        NE  9        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
INVERSION             1800         36/1100      1800         NONE
MAX/MIN RH (%)        87           42           85           64
DSI                                1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2230                      590
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 16                     NE  7
VENTILATION RATE                   35680                     4130
ADI EARLY             12 POOR      21 FAIR      10 POOR      12 POOR
ADI LATE              10 POOR      31 FAIR      9 POOR       9 POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            2            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 80 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WARMER.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
COOLER. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 76 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

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