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
345 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST TODAY...BRINGING
A RISK FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THIS FRONT WILL STALL ACROSS
THE AREA FRIDAY BEFORE DISSIPATING ON SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BRING HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS SUNDAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
INTO THE AREA LATE MONDAY...BRINGING COOLER AND DRIER CONDITIONS
FOR THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-251145-
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
345 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           30           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   4            3            3            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           89           72           92
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  8        NW  3        S  4         SW  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  4        S  4         LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.21         0.06         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            2            1            0
INVERSION             2000         79/1000      2000         81/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          55           100          52
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5050                      4920
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  7                     SW 14
VENTILATION RATE                   35350                     68880
ADI EARLY             53 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       19 GEN POOR  32 FAIR
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  22 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  54 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            9            5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-251145-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
345 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           20           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   3            3            3            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           91           72           92
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  8 G20    W  4         SW  5        SW  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SW  4        SW  7        SW  3        SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.05         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1            0
INVERSION             2000         79/0900      2000         80/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        99           56           100          52
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5320                      5290
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  9                     SW 13
VENTILATION RATE                   47880                     68770
ADI EARLY             50 GEN GOOD  11 POOR      28 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  34 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            8            4            10
MAX LVORI LATE        8            3            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-251145-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
345 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           30           0            20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   4            3            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          71           90           70           93
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)W  4         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            1                         0
INVERSION             2000         78/1000      2000         80/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        99           53           100          47
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5810                      6390
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  6                     SW 14
VENTILATION RATE                   34860                     89460
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  22 FAIR      29 FAIR
ADI LATE              2 VERY POOR  35 FAIR      1 VERY POOR  66 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            8            5            10
MAX LVORI LATE        9            2            10           1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-251145-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
345 PM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           30           0            20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   4            3            1            2
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           91           70           94
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SW  6        NW  3        SW  3        SW  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      SW  4        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            1                         0
INVERSION             2000         78/1000      2000         80/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        97           54           100          46
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5770                      6590
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW  8                     SW 13
VENTILATION RATE                   46160                     85670
ADI EARLY             45 GEN GOOD  26 FAIR      30 FAIR      32 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            8            7            10
MAX LVORI LATE        8            3            10           1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 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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