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
517 AM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

.DISCUSSION...
DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TODAY. RETURN WINDS BEHIND THE
HIGH WILL BRING INCREASING ATLANTIC MOISTURE FOR THE SECOND PART
OF THE WEEKEND. RAIN CHANCES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY NEXT
WEEK. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE COAST TUESDAY...FOLLOWED BY DRY
HIGH PRESSURE FOR THE BEGINNING OF THE NEW YEAR.



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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...MODERATE EARLY...BECOMING LOW OVERNIGHT.

NCZ105>110-280230-
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
517 AM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           45           67
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
INVERSION             57/1200      1700         63/1300
MIN/MAX RH (%)        48           100          76
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2220                      1590
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  6                     SW 13
VENTILATION RATE      13320                     20670
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  7 POOR       14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              17 GEN POOR  2 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            9            9
MAX LVORI LATE        2            9            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 80 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
61 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM
RH 85 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
77 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-280230-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
517 AM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           44           68
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  3         LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
INVERSION             55/1200      1700         62/1200
MIN/MAX RH (%)        45           100          74
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2660                      2040
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  7                      SW 10
VENTILATION RATE      18620                     20400
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  8 POOR       11 POOR
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            9            9
MAX LVORI LATE        2            9            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM
RH 84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-280230-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
517 AM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          67           45           69
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  3         LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             58/1200      1700         65/1300
MIN/MAX RH (%)        50           100          74
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2530                      1950
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  7                     SW 12
VENTILATION RATE      17710                     23400
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  8 POOR       12 POOR
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            9            10
MAX LVORI LATE        3            10           4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 78 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
61 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-280230-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
517 AM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          66           45           69
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             56/1200      1700         63/1200
MIN/MAX RH (%)        49           100          74
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2820                      2140
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  6                     SW 10
VENTILATION RATE      16920                     21400
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  9 POOR       11 POOR
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  21 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            9            9
MAX LVORI LATE        2            10           4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM
RH 87 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-280230-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
517 AM EST SAT DEC 27 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           44           66
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      S  3         SW  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S  3         LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
INVERSION             54/1200      1700         59/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        45           100          76
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2540                      1940
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  7                      SW 10
VENTILATION RATE      17780                     19400
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  8 POOR       11 POOR
ADI LATE              22 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            9            9
MAX LVORI LATE        2            9            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. CHANCE OF RAIN 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM
RH 83 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
77 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
71 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST 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.

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