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
331 PM EDT MON AUG 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WARM RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXPAND EASTWARD ACROSS THE AREA
THROUGH LATE WEEK. TROPICAL CYCLONE CRISTOBAL WILL MOVE NORTH AND
NORTHEAST...PASSING SEVERAL HUNDRED MILES EAST OF THE CAROLINA
COAST TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. A WARMING TREND WILL DEVELOP
MID AND LATE WEEK...WITH MORE TYPICAL LATE SUMMER WEATHER EXPECTED
INTO THE WEEKEND. THE RISK FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
ON THE INCREASE EARLY NEXT WEEK.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-261145-
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
331 PM EDT MON AUG 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   2            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           84           64           86
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  9        N 10         NE  8        N  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  8        NE 11        N  7         NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             1900         75/1000      1900         72/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        90           47           89           41
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4710                      4660
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 10                     SE  1
VENTILATION RATE                   47100                     4660
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      37 FAIR      30 FAIR      29 FAIR
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  37 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  26 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            4            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-261145-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
331 PM EDT MON AUG 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          62           84           63           87
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  8        NE  8        NE  6        N  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  7        NE  8        N  4         N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             1900         73/1000      1900         71/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        91           42           88           35
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4910                      4750
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 12                     N  2
VENTILATION RATE                   58920                     9500
ADI EARLY             30 FAIR      41 GEN GOOD  35 FAIR      38 FAIR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            3            6
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-261145-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
331 PM EDT MON AUG 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   2            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          64           86           65           88
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  8        NE 10        NE  7        N  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  9        NE 10        N  6         NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
INVERSION             1900         75/1000      1900         73/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        91           45           88           37
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4670                      4700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 10                     NE  2
VENTILATION RATE                   46700                     9400
ADI EARLY             29 FAIR      39 FAIR      31 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              7 POOR       44 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
85 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-261145-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
331 PM EDT MON AUG 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          62           86           63           90
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  7        NE  9        NE  5        N  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  7        NE  8        N  4         N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             1900         74/1000      1900         71/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        94           40           87           35
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            5            5            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4950                      5100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NE 12                     NE  3
VENTILATION RATE                   59400                     15300
ADI EARLY             31 FAIR      39 FAIR      35 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              6 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  42 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.LABOR DAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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