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
457 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN FROM THE NORTHWEST WILL BRING
COOL AND DRY CONDITIONS THROUGH FRIDAY. DAYTIME TEMPERATURES WILL
WARM TO ABOVE AVERAGE FOR LATE OCTOBER...IN THE UPCOMING WEEKEND.
MILD AND DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED TO PREVAIL INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ087-096-099-230100-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
457 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          69           40           69
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  7        NW  6        NW  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW 11        NW  6        NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             63/1200      1900         54/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        38           96           38
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6110                      4740
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16                     NW 13
VENTILATION RATE      97760                     61620
ADI EARLY             42 GEN GOOD  50 GEN GOOD  33 FAIR
ADI LATE              53 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 85 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 81 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

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
457 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          70           41           69
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  8        NW  8        NW  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW 12 G21    NW  7        W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             64/1200      1900         55/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        40           94           39
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6070                      4550
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16                     W 13
VENTILATION RATE      97120                     59150
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  50 GEN GOOD  37 FAIR
ADI LATE              56 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
84 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

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

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           40           71
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  8        NW  7        NW  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW 11        NW  5        NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             64/1200      1900         55/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        34           96           35
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6010                      4750
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16                     NW 12
VENTILATION RATE      96160                     57000
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  51 GEN GOOD  34 FAIR
ADI LATE              53 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  51 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 84 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 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
457 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           42           71
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  8        NW  7        NW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW 11        NW  7        NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             65/1200      1900         56/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        36           92           36
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5610                      4460
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 16                     NW 13
VENTILATION RATE      89760                     57980
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  49 GEN GOOD  38 FAIR
ADI LATE              51 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  51 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION NEAR 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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