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
338 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TODAY...WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDESTORMS.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA WEDNESDAY AND CONTROL AREA WEATHER INTO
FRIDAY BEFORE CONDITIONS DETERIORATE IN ADVANCE OF A COLD FRONT THAT WILL MOVE INTO THE AREA
AND STALL INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-152345-
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
338 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          60           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   5            5            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          79           38           56
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S 15 G27     W 14 G20     N 15 G26
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S 19 G30     N 13 G20     NE 13 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.86         0.20         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       8            5
INVERSION             73/1000      NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX RH (%)        61           100          24
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            2            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3130                      3320
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 48                     NE 22
VENTILATION RATE      150240                    73040
ADI EARLY             67 GOOD      82 GOOD      57 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              96 GOOD      40 FAIR      56 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            2
MAX LVORI LATE        3            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-152345-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
338 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          50           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   5            5            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          78           35           57
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S 16 G31     NW 16 G20    N 12
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S 20 G32     N 14 G20     NE 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.88         0.17         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       10           3
INVERSION             72/1000      NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX RH (%)        56           88           19
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3370                      3430
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 47                     NE 22
VENTILATION RATE      158390                    75460
ADI EARLY             69 GOOD      85 GOOD      57 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              105 VERY GOOD40 FAIR      64 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            2            2
MAX LVORI LATE        3            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-152345-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
338 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          50           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   5            5            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          78           38           58
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S 15 G31     NW 15 G22    NE 15 G25
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S 20 G34     N 15 G22     NE 11 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.86         0.17         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       8            3
INVERSION             73/1000      NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX RH (%)        65           99           25
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            2            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3190                      3420
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 49                     NE 22
VENTILATION RATE      156310                    75240
ADI EARLY             51 GEN GOOD  74 GOOD      55 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              110 VERY GOOD39 FAIR      55 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            2
MAX LVORI LATE        3            2            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-152345-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
338 AM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          40           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   5            5            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           34           59
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S 13 G27     NW 14        NE 14 G21
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 20 G32    N 13         NE 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.90         0.14         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       10           3
INVERSION             71/1000      NONE         NONE
MIN/MAX RH (%)        65           93           20
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3210                      3490
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 45                     NE 21
VENTILATION RATE      144450                    73290
ADI EARLY             48 GEN GOOD  64 GOOD      54 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              111 VERY GOOD36 FAIR      69 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            3
MAX LVORI LATE        3            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR 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.

$$

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