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
456 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT. THERE IS A SMALL
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION WEDNESDAY...BRINGING NEAR
CRITCALLY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVERHEAD THURSDAY AND THEN OFFSHORE ON FRIDAY.
A BACKDOOR COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTH DURING THE
WEEKEND. TEMPERATURES WILL BE NEAR OR ABOVE NORMAL EACH DAY.

WIND PROFILE ANALYSIS/FIRE CONTROL OVER FLAT TERRAIN IS FAVORABLE.
BROTAK WIND PROFILE ACROSS SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA TODAY.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-230100-
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
456 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   1            2            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          81           55           72
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  4        SW  8        NW  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 11 G20    NW  7        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1
INVERSION             61/0900      2000         60/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        37           91           25
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4240                      5190
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 15                     NW 18
VENTILATION RATE      63600                     93420
ADI EARLY             33 FAIR      32 FAIR      57 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              47 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       69 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-230100-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
456 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   1            2            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          81           51           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  4        W  7         N  8
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 10        NW  6        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    2
INVERSION             58/0900      2000         58/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        39           94           25
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6340                      5210
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 16                      NW 21
VENTILATION RATE      101440                    109410
ADI EARLY             47 GEN GOOD  45 GEN GOOD  60 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              61 GOOD      7 POOR       65 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-230100-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
456 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   1            2            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          81           55           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  4        W  9 G20     N 10
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 11 G21    NW  6        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1
INVERSION             61/0900      2000         60/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        41           93           29
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5110                      5020
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 16                      NW 18
VENTILATION RATE      81760                     90360
ADI EARLY             40 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  58 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              54 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       61 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-230100-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
456 AM EDT TUE APR 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           30           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   2            2            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           52           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  5        W  8         N  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 11 G20     NW  7        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            1
INVERSION             58/0900      2000         58/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        40           93           25
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6480                      4850
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 16                      N 18
VENTILATION RATE      103680                    87300
ADI EARLY             49 GEN GOOD  49 GEN GOOD  55 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              61 GOOD      9 POOR       58 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 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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