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
316 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL PASS SOUTH OF THE AREA AND OFFSHORE
LATER TODAY AND TONIGHT. A CLIPPER LOW WILL DIVE SOUTHEAST
AND ACROSS THE CAROLINAS LATE TONIGHT AND MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD IN FROM THE WEST MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOVING
OFFSHORE THURSDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE CAROLINAS
FRIDAY...FOLLOWED BY ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE FOR THE WEEKEND.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-260030-
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
316 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          57           36           58
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    W  4         S  5         SW  5
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     SW  4        SW  4        NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
INVERSION             51/1100      1800         54/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        38           100          54
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2190                      3310
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  3                      W  6
VENTILATION RATE      6570                      19860
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      5 VERY POOR  6 VERY POOR
ADI LATE              14 GEN POOR  6 VERY POOR  24 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        2            9            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
67 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 32 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
78 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-260030-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
316 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          57           38           58
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    W  3         S  7         W  8
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     S  5         SW  5        W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
INVERSION             50/1100      1800         55/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        40           95           54
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2020                      4110
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  6                      W  9
VENTILATION RATE      12120                     36990
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  7 POOR       12 POOR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  8 POOR       39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
73 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
73 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH 82 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-260030-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
316 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          57           36           57
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    W  3         S  6         SW  5
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     S  5         S  4         NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
INVERSION             49/1100      1800         53/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        39           100          57
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2130                      3880
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  6                      W  6
VENTILATION RATE      12780                     23280
ADI EARLY             6 VERY POOR  10 POOR      7 POOR
ADI LATE              18 GEN POOR  7 POOR       26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            5            9
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
76 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
70 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
77 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
80 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
77 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-260030-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
316 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          58           37           56
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    W  3         S  6         SW  6
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     S  7         S  5         NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
INVERSION             49/1100      1800         52/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        38           96           54
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2180                      4550
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      W  9
VENTILATION RATE      19620                     40950
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  9 POOR       9 POOR
ADI LATE              27 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
72 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30. MAXIMUM RH
74 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
76 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-260030-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
316 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          59           38           59
WND20FT/EARLY(MPH)    LGT/VAR      S  6         SW  7
WND20FT/LATE(MPH)     S  6         S  5         NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
INVERSION             50/1100      1800         55/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        38           95           51
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2100                      4440
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  7                      W 12
VENTILATION RATE      14700                     53280
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  7 POOR       13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              22 FAIR      8 POOR       48 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            5            6
MAX LVORI LATE        2            6            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
73 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
36 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
74 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
80 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 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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