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
349 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY AS LOW
PRESSURE MOVES UP THE SOUTHEAST COAST. SKIES WILL CLEAR OUT BY
THANKSGIVING DAY...WITH TEMPERATURES RUNNING SEVERAL DEGREES
BELOW NORMAL INTO THE WEEKEND BEFORE WARMER TEMPERATURES RETURN
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.
BROTAK WIND PROFILE.

NCZ105>110-261300-
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
349 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THANKSGIVING DAY

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           57           36           55
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  6        NW 13 G21    W  6         W 11 G22
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  7         NW 14 G22    SW  7        W 11 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.26         0.60         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       12           8
INVERSION             1700         52/0600      1800         45/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          74           100          49
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2920                      4790
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 25                     SW  9
VENTILATION RATE                   73000                     43110
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       26 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  15 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              9 POOR       60 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            6            9            8
MAX LVORI LATE        8            4            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
84 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-261300-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
349 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THANKSGIVING DAY

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           51           36           54
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  6        N 14 G23     W  3         W  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N 10         NW 13 G22    SW  6        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.01         0.40         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       12           8
INVERSION             1700         49/0600      1800         43/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          76           100          49
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3280                      4830
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 22                     W  8
VENTILATION RATE                   72160                     38640
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       36 FAIR      13 GEN POOR  7 POOR
ADI LATE              13 GEN POOR  56 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  40 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            9            8
MAX LVORI LATE        6            4            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-261300-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
349 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THANKSGIVING DAY

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           53           37           56
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  7        NW 15 G24    W  6         W 11 G20
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N 10         NW 13 G23    SW  8        NW 11 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.13         0.30         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       12           7
INVERSION             1700         51/0600      1800         45/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          76           100          46
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          2            2            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3100                      4620
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 23                     W 17
VENTILATION RATE                   71300                     78540
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      56 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR  43 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              11 POOR      58 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  56 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            9            6
MAX LVORI LATE        7            4            9            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ024-032-033-039-261300-
DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DILLON...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
349 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THANKSGIVING DAY

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           50           37           55
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  6         NW 15 G24    W  4         W 10
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N 11 G20     NW 13 G21    SW  7        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.95         0.24         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       12           7
INVERSION             1700         49/0600      1800         43/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          79           99           46
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3360                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 23                     W 16
VENTILATION RATE                   77280                     76800
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       62 GOOD      12 POOR      39 FAIR
ADI LATE              12 POOR      64 GOOD      6 VERY POOR  58 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            9            7
MAX LVORI LATE        7            4            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-261300-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON
349 PM EST TUE NOV 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THANKSGIVING DAY

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          90           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           48           35           54
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  6         NW 15 G24    SW  3        W 10
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N 12 G20     NW 12 G21    SW  7        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.80         0.26         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       12           7
INVERSION             1700         47/0600      1800         42/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          83           99           47
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            2            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3430                      5340
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 22                     NW 13
VENTILATION RATE                   75460                     69420
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      54 GEN GOOD  11 POOR      12 POOR
ADI LATE              12 POOR      60 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       55 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            5            9            8
MAX LVORI LATE        6            4            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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