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
311 PM EDT SUN AUG 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE AREA FROM THE NORTH MONDAY AND TUESDAY
BEFORE STALLING OVER THE AREA AND REMAINING THROUGH FRIDAY.  THE FRONT
COULD DROP SOUTH OF THE AREA FOR THE WEEKEND.  HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL
REMAIN OVER THE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY BEFORE TEMPERATURES RETURN TO MORE
SEASONABLE VALUES LATE THIS WEEK INTO THE WEEKEND.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW

NCZ105>110-181115-
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
311 PM EDT SUN AUG 17 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           40           40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   1            3            3            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           93           74           92
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        SW  6        SW  9        SW  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  7        SW 10        SW  7        SW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.09         0.05         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1            2
INVERSION             2000         84/1000      2000         83/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        89           50           91           54
DSI                                3                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4650                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 17                     W 22
VENTILATION RATE                   79050                     96800
ADI EARLY             41 GEN GOOD  20 GEN POOR  39 FAIR      39 FAIR
ADI LATE              8 POOR       57 GEN GOOD  11 POOR      65 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-181115-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
311 PM EDT SUN AUG 17 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           40           40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   1            3            3            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           93           73           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  5        SW  6        SW  6        SW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        SW  8        SW  5        SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.08         0.06         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            2
INVERSION             2000         84/1000      2000         83/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        91           47           92           51
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                6350                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 18                     W 18
VENTILATION RATE                   114300                    113400
ADI EARLY             42 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD  37 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  65 GOOD      11 POOR      63 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-181115-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
311 PM EDT SUN AUG 17 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           40           40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   1            3            3            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           93           74           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  6        SW  6        SW  8        SW  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  7        SW  9        SW  6        SW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.11         0.05         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1            2
INVERSION             2000         84/1000      2000         83/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        91           50           95           54
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5490                      5250
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 17                      W 22
VENTILATION RATE                   93330                     115500
ADI EARLY             40 FAIR      30 FAIR      39 FAIR      48 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              8 POOR       70 GOOD      13 GEN POOR  93 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTH
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 95 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-181115-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
311 PM EDT SUN AUG 17 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           40           40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   1            3            3            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           95           73           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  5        SW  6        SW  6        SW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  6        SW  8        SW  5        W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.09         0.05         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1            2
INVERSION             2000         84/1000      2000         83/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        89           46           94           49
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                6870                      6830
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 17                      W 20
VENTILATION RATE                   116790                    136600
ADI EARLY             48 GEN GOOD  33 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD  49 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  63 GOOD      9 POOR       97 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            5            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 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.

$$

RAN






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