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
252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A LOW PRESSURE CENTER OFF THE VIRGINIA COAST IS DEVELOPING INTO A
POWERFUL NOR`EASTER AND WILL CONTINUE MOVING AWAY FROM THE REGION.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE INTO THE CAROLINAS BY THURSDAY FOLLOWED BY
ANOTHER COLD FRONT THURSDAY NIGHT INTO FRIDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BEGIN BUILDING IN FROM THE WEST BY WEDNESDAY BEFORE GIVING WAY TO
FRONT LATE THURSDAY WITH A SECOND COLD FRONT SWING THROUGH THE REGION
ON SUNDAY.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ105>110-271200-
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
252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           47           27           46
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    NW 10 G21    NW  9 G20    NW  7        NW  9
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NW 12 G22    NW 10        NW  9        N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
INVERSION             1700         37/0900      1900         34/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        80           44           65           34
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4460                      3800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 17                      N 18
VENTILATION RATE                   75820                     68400
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      40 FAIR      15 GEN POOR  59 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              26 FAIR      53 GEN GOOD  14 GEN POOR  69 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        3            1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
62 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM
RH 73 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-271200-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          33           48           28           46
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    NW 12 G22    NW 10        NW  6        NW  8
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NW 12 G22    NW 10        NW  9        N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             1700         38/0900      1900         34/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        73           32           63           36
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4370                      3380
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 18                      N 16
VENTILATION RATE                   78660                     54080
ADI EARLY             31 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       55 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              33 FAIR      54 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR  58 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        3            1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
61 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM
RH 76 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
62 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-271200-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          33           47           27           46
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    NW 10        NW  9        NW  5        N  8
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NW 12        NW 10        NW  8        N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             1700         36/0900      1900         33/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        76           38           64           33
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4510                      3820
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 17                      N 16
VENTILATION RATE                   76670                     61120
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  38 FAIR      9 POOR       53 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              25 FAIR      52 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR  63 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        3            1            2            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
61 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM
RH 70 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
59 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-271200-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          31           49           26           47
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    NW 11        NW  8        NW  6        NW  7
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NW 10        NW 10        NW  8        N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             1700         36/0900      1900         34/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        72           29           63           34
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            5            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4650                      3760
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 17                      N 15
VENTILATION RATE                   79050                     56400
ADI EARLY             23 FAIR      47 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       55 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              23 FAIR      52 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR  56 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            2            3
MAX LVORI LATE        3            1            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
72 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-271200-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
252 PM EST MON JAN 26 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          32           50           28           48
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    NW 11        NW  8        NW  5        N  7
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NW 10        NW 10        NW  8        N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             1700         37/0900      1900         34/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        74           30           66           34
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            5            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4640                      3610
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 18                      N 15
VENTILATION RATE                   83520                     54150
ADI EARLY             27 FAIR      49 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       60 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              28 FAIR      53 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR  60 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        3            1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM
RH 75 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. NORTHWEST 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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