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
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL STALL TO OUR SOUTH TODAY. LOW PRESSURE
MOVING ALONG THIS BOUNDARY SHOULD YIELD A WET WEEKEND. DRY AIR
RETURNS ON MONDAY WITH ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM POSSIBLY APPROACHING
ON WEDNESDAY.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

NCZ105>110-240030-
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
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           44           69
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  8        W  6         N  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  7         N  7         NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             67/1000      2000         61/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        22           73           26
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6750                      5170
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 16                      NW 13
VENTILATION RATE      108000                    67210
ADI EARLY             53 GEN GOOD  91 GOOD      57 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              72 GOOD      5 VERY POOR  65 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
90 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
86 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST 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 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-240030-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          74           43           69
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  8         W  6         N  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) W  9         N  6         NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             64/1000      2000         60/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        21           79           26
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6510                      5070
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 18                      W 10
VENTILATION RATE      117180                    50700
ADI EARLY             47 GEN GOOD  66 GOOD      51 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              62 GOOD      3 VERY POOR  50 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WARMER.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 91 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 93 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-240030-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          80           46           70
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  7        W  4         N  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  7        N  6         NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             69/1000      2000         62/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        23           74           28
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7360                      4880
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 22                      W  7
VENTILATION RATE      161920                    34160
ADI EARLY             57 GEN GOOD  91 GOOD      50 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              106 VERY GOOD5 VERY POOR  46 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            3            3
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 84 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-240030-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           43           70
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  8         W  5         N  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  9        N  6         NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             65/1000      2000         61/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        21           78           26
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6570                      5060
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 22                      W  8
VENTILATION RATE      144540                    40480
ADI EARLY             53 GEN GOOD  82 GOOD      38 FAIR
ADI LATE              80 GOOD      4 VERY POOR  37 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       3            2            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 87 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS 80 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-240030-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
423 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          79           47           70
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  6        NW  4        N  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) NW  7        N  6         NW  4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             67/1000      2000         62/1100
MIN/MAX RH (%)        23           82           28
DSI                   3                         2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6810                      4980
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 20                      W  7
VENTILATION RATE      136200                    34860
ADI EARLY             49 GEN GOOD  80 GOOD      44 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              101 VERY GOOD5 VERY POOR  39 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            3            4
MAX LVORI LATE        1            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. CHANCE
OF SHOWERS 80 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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