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
431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
DRY AND COOL HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA TODAY.
LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK UP THE SOUTHEAST COAST WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY AND MAY BRING SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL TO PORTIONS OF
THE AREA. DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL FOLLOW FRIDAY AND INTO THE
WEEKEND WITH A RETURN TO MORE SEASONABLE WEATHER.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...NONE.

NCZ105>110-290045-
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
431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            80
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          69           51           67
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  7         LGT/VAR      E  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  4         E  5         NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                                 4
INVERSION             53/0900      2000         59/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        33           79           53
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5640                      4720
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  8                     E  6
VENTILATION RATE      45120                     28320
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      22 FAIR      13 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              58 GEN GOOD  6 VERY POOR  35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-290045-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            80
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          69           50           63
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  7         NE  3        E  3
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  5         E  5         NE  3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.14
PRECIP DURATION                                 7
INVERSION             52/0900      2000         56/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        35           80           57
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5690                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  8                      E  3
VENTILATION RATE      45520                     13500
ADI EARLY             24 FAIR      22 FAIR      20 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              51 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  24 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-290045-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           80
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          68           51           65
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  8        E  5         NE  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  6        E  7         NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.29
PRECIP DURATION                    1            9
INVERSION             54/0900      2000         58/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        38           89           65
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5300                      3660
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  7                     NE  7
VENTILATION RATE      37100                     25620
ADI EARLY             26 FAIR      22 FAIR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              29 FAIR      8 POOR       35 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-290045-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           80
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          70           51           62
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NE  7        E  4         NE  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NE  5        E  5         NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.32
PRECIP DURATION                    1            9
INVERSION             53/0900      2000         56/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        37           86           66
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5530                      3630
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  6                     NE  5
VENTILATION RATE      33180                     18150
ADI EARLY             28 FAIR      18 GEN POOR  18 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              32 FAIR      6 VERY POOR  29 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            5
MAX LVORI LATE        2            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-290045-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
431 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           80
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          70           50           62
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  7         E  4         E  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  5         E  4         NE  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.19
PRECIP DURATION                    0            9
INVERSION             52/0900      2000         56/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        35           80           60
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            4            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5780                      4200
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  6                      N  3
VENTILATION RATE      34680                     12600
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      20 GEN POOR  21 FAIR
ADI LATE              46 GEN GOOD  4 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
SOUTH 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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