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
403 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL DRIFT OFF THE COAST TONIGHT. A WARM FRONT WILL LIFT
NORTH ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY...BRINGING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
SOME OF THESE THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE STRONG TO SEVERE. THIS FRONT WILL
STALL NORTH OF THE AREA BEFORE DROPPING BACK SOUTH ON SUNDAY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN BEHIND THIS FRONT BRINGING DRY WEATHER THROUGH
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.|

NCZ105>110-251215-
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
403 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          CLEAR        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            80           80           50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   1            2            2            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           71           58           81
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  9         W  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      S  7         SW  6        W 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.35         0.41         0.10
PRECIP DURATION                    5            9            2
INVERSION             2000         64/1000      2000         68/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        90           42           100          52
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            4            3            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                4220                      3830
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 24                      NW 17
VENTILATION RATE                   101280                    65110
ADI EARLY             36 FAIR      28 FAIR      54 GEN GOOD  28 FAIR
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  72 GOOD      7 POOR       55 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            6            8            9
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            9            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 85 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-251215-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
403 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            90           80           50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   1            2            2            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          45           70           56           81
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      S  3         S  6         W  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      S  6         SW  4        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.42         0.38         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                    5            7            2
INVERSION             2000         62/1000      2000         65/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        93           47           100          48
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3            2
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3560                      4340
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 22                      NW 17
VENTILATION RATE                   78320                     73780
ADI EARLY             25 FAIR      29 FAIR      43 GEN GOOD  25 FAIR
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  59 GEN GOOD  5 VERY POOR  57 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            7            8            9
MAX LVORI LATE        6            1            10           1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-251215-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
403 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            90           40           50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   1            2            2            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           71           62           85
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      S  3         S 10         W 10
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      S  8         SW  7        W 13 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.61         0.41         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                    5            4            2
INVERSION             2000         65/1000      2000         71/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        90           50           100          48
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2850                      5280
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 23                      NW 22
VENTILATION RATE                   65550                     116160
ADI EARLY             20 GEN POOR  19 GEN POOR  43 GEN GOOD  65 GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  55 GEN GOOD  9 POOR       76 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            7            8
MAX LVORI LATE        5            3            9            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 88 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
80 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ023-032-039-251215-
DARLINGTON-FLORENCE-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DARLINGTON...FLORENCE...KINGSTREE
403 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            90           40           40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   1            2            2            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           71           60           86
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      S  3         S  8         SW  8
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      S  7         SW  5        W 13 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.72         0.41         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                    5            4            2
INVERSION             2000         64/1100      2000         69/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        89           58           100          42
DSI                                2                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2630                      6310
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 20                      NW 21
VENTILATION RATE                   52600                     132510
ADI EARLY             17 GEN POOR  13 GEN POOR  36 FAIR      68 GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD  8 POOR       90 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            8            9
MAX LVORI LATE        4            3            9            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
79 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-024-033-251215-
MARLBORO-DILLON-MARION-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DILLON...MARION
403 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            90           50           50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
LAL                   1            2            2            3
MIN/MAX TEMP          45           69           58           83
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      S  3         S  6         W  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) LGT/VAR      S  6         SW  4        NW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.54         0.39         0.08
PRECIP DURATION                    5            4            2
INVERSION             2000         63/1100      2000         67/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        88           52           100          44
DSI                                2                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2800                      5120
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S 18                      NW 17
VENTILATION RATE                   50400                     87040
ADI EARLY             19 GEN POOR  20 GEN POOR  34 FAIR      58 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  44 GEN GOOD  7 POOR       66 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            6            8            9
MAX LVORI LATE        5            3            9            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH
78 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION BELOW 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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