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
436 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...
LOW PRESSURE WILL INTENSIFY AS IT MOVES RAPIDLY NORTH OF THE AREA
THIS MORNING. PERIODS OF HEAVY RAINFALL AND A SMALL RISK FOR
SEVERE WEATHER WILL CONTINUE EARLY THIS MORNING. COLDER AND DRIER
AIR WILL SWEEP IN BEHIND THE LOW AS IT MOVES UP THE COAST. DRY
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY.
AN ARCTIC FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE AREA EARLY MONDAY...BRINGING COLDER
TEMPERATURES TO THE AREA FOR MUCH OF THE UPCOMING WEEK.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ105>110-250145-
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
436 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
LAL                   2            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          58           32           56
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    W 15 G32     W 12 G23     W  7
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     W 18 G32     W  9         SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.46         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5
INVERSION             NONE         1900         42/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        64           91           41
DSI                   1                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3400                      3050
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 25                     W  6
VENTILATION RATE      85000                     18300
ADI EARLY             44 GEN GOOD  21 FAIR      18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              67 GOOD      8 POOR       22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
76 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-250145-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
436 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
LAL                   2            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          59           33           57
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    W 16 G33     W 10 G22     SW  6
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     W 19 G34     W  8         SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.25         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5
INVERSION             NONE         1900         43/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        67           92           39
DSI                   1                         2
HAINES INDEX          2            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3550                      2750
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 24                     SW  8
VENTILATION RATE      85200                     22000
ADI EARLY             50 GEN GOOD  24 FAIR      15 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              64 GOOD      7 POOR       27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40. MAXIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
76 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY...COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
76 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-250145-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
436 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
LAL                   2            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          54           31           55
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    NW 12 G26    W  9 G20     SW  6
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NW 17 G29    W  7         SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.27         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5
INVERSION             NONE         1900         41/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        64           90           42
DSI                   1                         2
HAINES INDEX          2            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3420                      3160
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 24                     SW  7
VENTILATION RATE      82080                     22120
ADI EARLY             37 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  15 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              62 GOOD      8 POOR       33 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. MAXIMUM RH
69 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-250145-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
436 AM EST SAT JAN 24 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          0            0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
LAL                   2            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          55           32           57
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    NW 11 G27    W  9         SW  6
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     NW 17 G31    W  7         SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.16         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5
INVERSION             NONE         1900         41/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        60           91           39
DSI                   1                         2
HAINES INDEX          2            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3460                      2960
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 22                      SW  9
VENTILATION RATE      76120                     26640
ADI EARLY             41 GEN GOOD  20 GEN POOR  15 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              55 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       37 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        3            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
77 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY...COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
73 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
78 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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