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
507 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
IT WILL BE DRY AND CHILLY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS ACROSS THE AREA
FROM THE NORTH TODAY AND THEN MOVES VIRTUALLY OVERHEAD LATE TONIGHT
AND THURSDAY MORNING BEFORE MOVING OFFSHORE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDING SOUTHWARD FOR THE WEEKEND. MOISTURE WILL RETURN TO THE
REGION ON SUNDAY AHEAD OF A STRONG COLD FRONT THAT WILL CROSS THE
AREA LATE SUNDAY NIGHT. CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE
AREA EARLY NEXT WEEK.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ105>110-290215-
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
507 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          45           21           50
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N 10         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     N  9         LGT/VAR      S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             34/0900      1900         39/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        29           77           30
DSI                   2                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2590                      2140
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 14                      SW 10
VENTILATION RATE      36260                     21400
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      9 POOR       10 POOR
ADI LATE              39 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  32 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM
RH 60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
69 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-290215-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
507 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          47           23           53
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N  9         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     N  8         LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             33/0900      1900         42/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        27           80           33
DSI                   2                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3010                      2630
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 13                      SW 13
VENTILATION RATE      39130                     34190
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      9 POOR       16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              40 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM
RH 59 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
84 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
MAXIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-290215-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
507 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          46           21           51
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N  8         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     N  8         LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             33/0900      1900         37/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        28           80           31
DSI                   2                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2760                      2280
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 12                      SW 14
VENTILATION RATE      33120                     31920
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      7 POOR       14 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              34 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       2            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 83 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM
RH 57 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 31 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
36 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-290215-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
507 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          47           22           52
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N  8         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     N  6         LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             33/0900      1900         39/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        27           82           31
DSI                   2                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3130                      2720
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  9                      SW 15
VENTILATION RATE      28170                     40800
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              30 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  49 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 81 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM
RH 56 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
74 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
34 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-290215-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
507 AM EST WED JAN 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          48           24           55
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    N  8         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     N  7         LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             33/0900      1900         41/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        27           82           31
DSI                   2                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3180                      2830
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 10                      SW 14
VENTILATION RATE      31800                     39620
ADI EARLY             32 FAIR      7 POOR       18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              35 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  48 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 83 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM
RH 57 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. NOT AS COOL. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
MAXIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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