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
315 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE TODAY AND TONIGHT AS A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM OVER THE NORTHERN GULF OF MEXICO MOVES ACROSS FLORIDA AND
THEN OFF THE SOUTHEAST UNITED STATES COAST. RAIN WILL PERSIST INTO
THE WEEKEND AS THIS SYSTEM DRIFTS NORTHEAST. A HIGH PRESSURE
PATTERN WILL THEN REASSERT ITSELF BRIEFLY BEFORE A COLD FRONT
MOVES THROUGH LATE ON TUESDAY. DRY HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS FOR THE
END OF THE WEEK.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ105-106-191115-
INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURGAW...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH
315 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          60           50
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           64           49           69
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 10 G20    NE 11        NE 15 G23    NE 19 G29
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 10        NE 13 G20    NE 18 G26    NE 18 G29
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.68         0.76         0.24         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       8            11           4            2
INVERSION             1900         56/1000      1900         59/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        93           75           94           52
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2110                      5100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 17                     NE 20
VENTILATION RATE                   35870                     102000
ADI EARLY             16 GEN POOR  29 FAIR      27 FAIR      61 GOOD
ADI LATE              13 GEN POOR  35 FAIR      14 GEN POOR  67 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

NCZ107>110-191115-
INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILMINGTON...CAROLINA BEACH...
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND...BOLIVIA...SHALLOTTE...
OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...SOUTHPORT
315 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          70           50
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           63           51           68
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 13 G24    NE 11        NE 15 G23    NE 19 G29
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 10        NE 13 G20    NE 18 G26    NE 17 G26
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.95         0.89         0.27         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       8            11           9            4
INVERSION             1900         58/1000      1900         60/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        99           74           91           60
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2080                      3950
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 21                     NE 25
VENTILATION RATE                   43680                     98750
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      33 FAIR      35 FAIR      67 GOOD
ADI LATE              15 GEN POOR  41 GEN GOOD  17 GEN POOR  75 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        5            3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS AROUND 70.
MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-191115-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
315 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          60           30
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           59           48           67
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 11        NE 13        NE 14 G22    NE 17 G24
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 12        NE 12        NE 16 G23    NE 16 G24
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.97         0.74         0.18         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       8            11           4            2
INVERSION             1900         54/1000      1900         57/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        93           73           91           53
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                1940                      4690
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 22                     NE 21
VENTILATION RATE                   42680                     98490
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      33 FAIR      32 FAIR      50 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              15 GEN POOR  43 GEN GOOD  19 GEN POOR  62 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        5            3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-191115-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
315 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          70           50
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           67           50           67
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 13 G22    NE 12        NE 15 G23    NE 20 G30
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 11        NE 13 G22    NE 18 G29    NE 18 G29
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.55         0.93         0.24         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       8            10           7            2
INVERSION             1900         59/1000      1900         59/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        99           74           87           59
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                1930                      3520
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 21                     NE 26
VENTILATION RATE                   40530                     91520
ADI EARLY             31 FAIR      34 FAIR      32 FAIR      56 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              20 GEN POOR  38 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  68 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        5            3            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-191115-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
315 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          60           30
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           62           49           68
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE 12        NE 14 G20    NE 17 G23    NE 20 G25
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 12        NE 15 G23    NE 19 G25    NE 18 G25
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.34         0.71         0.18         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       9            10           4            2
INVERSION             1900         54/1000      1900         57/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        96           74           88           48
DSI                                1                         2
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                1770                      4380
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 23                     NE 22
VENTILATION RATE                   40710                     96360
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      34 FAIR      34 FAIR      50 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              19 GEN POOR  41 GEN GOOD  17 GEN POOR  63 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        4            3            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 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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