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
410 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...
ONE FINAL DAY OF ABOVE-NORMAL TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR BEFORE A
STRONG COLD FRONT ARRIVES FRIDAY MORNING. COLD HIGH PRESSURE
OVER THE GREAT LAKES WILL BUILD SOUTHWARD INTO THE CAROLINAS
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY...MOVING OFFSHORE MONDAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL PUSH ACROSS THE AREA MONDAY NIGHT...WITH HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDING IN FROM THE WEST TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW INLAND...MODERATE AT THE BEACHES.

NCZ105>110-270015-
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
410 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           70           80
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
LAL                   3            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           61           64
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S 10 G21     S 11 G21     SW  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) S 12 G21     SW 10        N 12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.30         0.27         0.27
PRECIP DURATION       4            4            9
INVERSION             69/1000      2000         63/0600
MIN/MAX RH (%)        52           100          72
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4370                      2620
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 25                     N 21
VENTILATION RATE      109250                    55020
ADI EARLY             44 GEN GOOD  54 GEN GOOD  30 FAIR
ADI LATE              79 GOOD      19 GEN POOR  45 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            4

REMARKS...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD PUSH OFFSHORE BY 10 AM
WITH SUNSHINE EXPECTED FOR THE AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
71 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 28 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 75 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-270015-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
410 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           70           70
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
LAL                   3            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          80           58           63
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S  8         S 10         W  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 12 G21    SW 10        N 14
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.20         0.24
PRECIP DURATION       3            4            7
INVERSION             69/1000      2000         62/0600
MIN/MAX RH (%)        47           100          71
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6370                      3070
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 24                     N 21
VENTILATION RATE      152880                    64470
ADI EARLY             58 GEN GOOD  56 GEN GOOD  40 FAIR
ADI LATE              85 GOOD      17 GEN POOR  52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            8
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            4

REMARKS...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD PUSH OUT OF THE AREA
SHORTLY AFTER SUNRISE...WITH SUNSHINE EXPECTED FOR THE AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
80 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
34 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
69 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 27 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 77 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-270015-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
410 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           70           80
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
LAL                   3            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          80           63           64
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)S  6         S 10 G21     SW 11
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 12 G21    SW  8        N 13
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.19         0.25
PRECIP DURATION       1            3            11
INVERSION             70/1000      2000         65/0600
MIN/MAX RH (%)        47           100          71
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5700                      2640
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 22                     N 17
VENTILATION RATE      125400                    44880
ADI EARLY             70 GOOD      46 GEN GOOD  32 FAIR
ADI LATE              76 GOOD      14 GEN POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            4

REMARKS...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS SHOULD PUSH OUT OF THE AREA
SHORTLY AFTER SUNRISE...WITH SUNSHINE EXPECTED FOR THE AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
38 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
72 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 79 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-270015-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
410 AM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           60           70
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          81           58           64
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  6        S 10         W 10
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW 12 G20    SW  8        N 12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.16         0.23
PRECIP DURATION       1            3            7
INVERSION             69/1000      2000         62/0600
MIN/MAX RH (%)        43           100          65
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6660                      3250
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 22                     N 17
VENTILATION RATE      146520                    55250
ADI EARLY             59 GEN GOOD  54 GEN GOOD  44 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              77 GOOD      13 GEN POOR  50 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS WITH POSSIBLE
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
78 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
36 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
69 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 29 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 80 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. WARMER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 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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