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
457 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WEDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL LINGER ACROSS THE CAROLINAS TODAY
THROUGH FRIDAY. RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE DURING THE WEEKEND AS AN
AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVES UP ALONG THE SOUTHEAST COAST. ANOTHER
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL SETTLE ACROSS THE CAROLINAS THE FIRST
PART OF NEXT WEEK.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-180100-
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
457 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          64           44           64
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  8         NE 10        NE 10
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 12        NE 10        NE 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.12
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             55/1100      2000         56/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        46           90           60
DSI                   2                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4670                      2880
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 14                     NE 16
VENTILATION RATE      65380                     46080
ADI EARLY             31 FAIR      34 FAIR      27 FAIR
ADI LATE              46 GEN GOOD  11 POOR      39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-180100-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
457 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          64           41           63
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  7        NE  8        NE  9
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 11        NE  8        NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             55/1100      2000         52/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        39           92           59
DSI                   2                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4610                      2850
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 14                     NE 16
VENTILATION RATE      64540                     45600
ADI EARLY             36 FAIR      31 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              41 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-180100-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
457 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           43           65
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  8        NE  8        NE 11
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 12        NE 10        NE 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.26
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             57/1100      2000         56/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        41           95           64
DSI                   2                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4280                      2810
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE 15                     NE 16
VENTILATION RATE      64200                     44960
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      33 FAIR      27 FAIR
ADI LATE              42 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       37 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        1            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND
70. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-180100-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
457 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           43           63
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  7        NE  7        NE 10
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE 11        NE  8        NE 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.23
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
INVERSION             56/1100      2000         53/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        33           90           58
DSI                   2                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4380                      2870
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E 12                      NE 16
VENTILATION RATE      52560                     45920
ADI EARLY             34 FAIR      36 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              37 FAIR      7 POOR       37 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 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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