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
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
342 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REST OVER THE AREA THROUGH FRIDAY BETWEEN AN
APPROACHING COLD FRONT TO THE WEST AND A WEAK AREA OF LOW PRESSURE
ALONG A RESIDUAL FRONT POSITIONED JUST OFFSHORE. A POWERFUL COLD
FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY AS EXPANSIVE CANADIAN HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS IN THROUGH THE REST OF THE WEEKEND. THIS AREA OF
HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BECOME THE DOMINANT WEATHER FEATURE THROUGH
THE FIRST HALF OF NEXT WEEK.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW TO NONE.

NCZ105>110-311200-
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
348 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            50           90
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           66           47           57
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  5         N  8         N  4         NW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  4         N  8         LGT/VAR      NW 12 G27
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.32
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            12
INVERSION             1900         60/1100      2000         52/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        90           46           80           58
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3790                      3470
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  9                      W 13
VENTILATION RATE                   34110                     45110
ADI EARLY             23 FAIR      44 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR      16 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  43 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  38 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 78 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
35 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 0 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ096-099-311200-
BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
348 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            60           90
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          45           66           46           53
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  3        N  5         LGT/VAR      NW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  4        N  6         LGT/VAR      NW 13 G25
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04         0.30
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            12
INVERSION             1900         59/1100      2000         48/1000
MAX/MIN RH (%)        90           42           82           58
DSI                                2                         1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4440                      3500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  9                      W 13
VENTILATION RATE                   39960                     45500
ADI EARLY             22 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  30 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  45 GEN GOOD  3 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            4            4
MAX LVORI LATE        5            1            5            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
83 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
31 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 0 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-311200-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
348 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            50           80
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           67           45           53
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  4         N  7         NW  3        NW 11 G29
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  4         N  7         W  3         NW 18 G34
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.23
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            11
INVERSION             1900         60/1100      2000         47/0600
MAX/MIN RH (%)        91           43           80           56
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4210                      3530
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  8                      W 24
VENTILATION RATE                   33680                     84720
ADI EARLY             23 FAIR      38 FAIR      21 FAIR      52 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              4 VERY POOR  41 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  73 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            4            3
MAX LVORI LATE        6            2            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
20 TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 0 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-SCZ032-033-039-311200-
ROBESON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
348 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            60           90
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          45           68           44           50
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  3        N  5         LGT/VAR      NW 10 G23
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  3        N  5         LGT/VAR      NW 17 G29
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04         0.25
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            12
INVERSION             1900         60/1200      2000         45/0600
MAX/MIN RH (%)        92           40           82           56
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4650                      3460
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N  5                      W 21
VENTILATION RATE                   23250                     72660
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      34 FAIR      18 GEN POOR  54 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              3 VERY POOR  34 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  76 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            5            4            3
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
82 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
31 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 0 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-311200-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
348 PM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            60           80
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN
LAL                   1            1            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           67           43           49
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  3        N  5         LGT/VAR      NW 11 G23
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  3        N  4         NW  3        NW 16 G25
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04         0.26
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            12
INVERSION             1900         59/1200      2000         44/0600
MAX/MIN RH (%)        86           40           84           60
DSI                                3                         1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4850                      3340
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  2                     NW 20
VENTILATION RATE                   9700                      66800
ADI EARLY             17 GEN POOR  30 FAIR      17 GEN POOR  47 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              5 VERY POOR  29 FAIR      4 VERY POOR  63 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            5            5            4
MAX LVORI LATE        5            2            5            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM RH
81 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
30 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
87 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 0 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR 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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