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
335 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...
TEMPERATURES WILL RISE WELL ABOVE NORMAL TUESDAY AHEAD OF THE
APPROACHING COLD FRONT. THE FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA THIS EVENING
AND OFF THE COAST AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. SEASONABLY COOL AND
FAIR WEATHER WILL FOLLOW WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE
CENTERED OVER THE GREAT LAKES...RIDGES ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA.
AN APPROACHING AND COMPLEX STORM SYSTEM COULD BRING WET CONDITIONS
DURING THIS UPCOMING WEEKEND.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE TO LOW.

NCZ105>110-170045-
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
335 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           30           0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          67           42           61
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        SW  7        NW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  9        NW  6        NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            0
INVERSION             51/1000      2100         52/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        50           94           44
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2260                      3510
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 24                     NW 14
VENTILATION RATE      54240                     49140
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       12 POOR      14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  4 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            8            6
MAX LVORI LATE        4            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
77 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ096-099-170045-
BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
335 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           40           61
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        SW  6        NW  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  8        NW  4        NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            0
INVERSION             49/1000      2100         52/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        52           97           44
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2240                      3760
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 23                     NW 12
VENTILATION RATE      51520                     45120
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       11 POOR      11 POOR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            8            6
MAX LVORI LATE        4            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-170045-
ROBESON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON
335 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          64           39           60
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        W  6         NW  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  9        NW  4        NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             48/1000      2100         52/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        56           98           44
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2150                      3810
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 22                     W  9
VENTILATION RATE      47300                     34290
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       11 POOR      10 POOR
ADI LATE              17 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            9            6
MAX LVORI LATE        4            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-170045-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
335 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          68           41           62
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        SW  7        NW  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 10        NW  5        NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             51/1000      2100         53/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        51           95           44
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2300                      3490
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 25                     NW  6
VENTILATION RATE      57500                     20940
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       12 POOR      9 POOR
ADI LATE              21 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  24 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            7            6
MAX LVORI LATE        4            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
60. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-170045-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
335 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          68           39           62
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  3        W  6         NW  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  9        NW  4        NW  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             50/1000      2100         52/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        52           98           43
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2420                      3780
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 25                     W  6
VENTILATION RATE      60500                     22680
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       11 POOR      7 POOR
ADI LATE              22 FAIR      3 VERY POOR  18 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            9            6
MAX LVORI LATE        4            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-170045-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
335 AM EST TUE DEC 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          64           38           61
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S  3         W  6         NW  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  9        NW  4        NW  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             48/1000      2100         51/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        57           98           43
DSI                   1                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2180                      3870
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 24                     W  7
VENTILATION RATE      52320                     27090
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       10 POOR      7 POOR
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  3 VERY POOR  21 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            8            6
MAX LVORI LATE        4            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR 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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