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
402 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA TODAY WITH DAYTIME
SHOWERS AHEAD OF IT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN TONIGHT AND
TUESDAY. A WEAK AND DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING. A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED INTO LATE WEEK AHEAD OF A
STRONGER COLD FRONT...WHICH IS EXPECTED TO CROSS THE AREA ON
SATURDAY.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-310015-
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
402 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          62           39           71
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        W  5         W  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 12         NW  3        SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
INVERSION             50/1100      2000         54/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        59           88           29
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4070                      4810
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 20                      SW 16
VENTILATION RATE      81400                     76960
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      46 GEN GOOD  15 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              56 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  82 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 79 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-310015-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
402 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          62           39           71
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        W  3         W  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 12         LGT/VAR      SW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
INVERSION             49/1100      2000         53/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        56           84           32
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            5            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3890                      5340
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 16                      SW 21
VENTILATION RATE      62240                     112140
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  27 FAIR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              44 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  73 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 83 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-310015-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
402 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           42           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        NW  4        NW  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 12         LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
INVERSION             51/1100      2000         57/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        55           86           32
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3890                      5260
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 18                      SW 16
VENTILATION RATE      70020                     84160
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      48 GEN GOOD  13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              51 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  66 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
56 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-310015-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
402 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           41           73
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        NW  3        NW  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 12         LGT/VAR      SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
INVERSION             50/1100      2000         55/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        55           85           31
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4140                      5690
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 17                      SW 17
VENTILATION RATE      70380                     96730
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      37 FAIR      13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              50 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  78 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA LATER TODAY WITH DAYTIME
SHOWERS AHEAD OF IT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN TONIGHT AND
TUESDAY. A WEAK AND DRY COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH WEDNESDAY
MORNING. A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED INTO LATE WEEK AHEAD OF A
STRONGER COLD FRONT...WHICH IS EXPECTED TO CROSS THE AREA ON
SATURDAY.
SCZ017-023-024-310015-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
402 AM EDT MON MAR 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          64           40           72
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  7        NW  3        W  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W 11         LGT/VAR      SW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.17         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
INVERSION             49/1100      2000         53/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        49           76           30
DSI                   2                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            5            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4450                      5480
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 17                      SW 21
VENTILATION RATE      75650                     115080
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      32 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              51 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  67 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 82 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST 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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