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
454 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...
STACKED LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM JUST OFFSHORE FROM THE NORTH CAROLINA
COAST...WILL MOVE FURTHER OFFSHORE AND AWAY FROM THE CAROLINAS
THIS WEEKEND. HIGH PRESSURE WILL FOLLOW AND BUILD IN FROM THE
NORTHWEST THIS WEEKEND. THE CENTER OF THIS HIGH WILL SLOWLY
MOVE OFFSHORE FROM THE NC COAST DURING THIS UPCOMING WEEK...BUT
WILL CONTINUE TO RIDGE BACK ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA. THUS...
AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF DRY WEATHER AND SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES
ARE EXPECTED WELL INTO NEXT WEEK.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW TO POSSIBLY MODERATE.

NCZ105>110-030100-
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
454 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          74           52           79
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  3        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         LGT/VAR      SE  3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             57/0900      2000         63/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        43           98           35
DSI                   3                         4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6740                      5940
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 14                      NE  3
VENTILATION RATE      94360                     17820
ADI EARLY             51 GEN GOOD  33 FAIR      45 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              58 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  37 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            9
MAX LVORI LATE        2            9            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ096-099-030100-
BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
454 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          74           53           79
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  3        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             56/0900      2000         62/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        42           95           35
DSI                   3                         4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7690                      7230
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 14                      E  3
VENTILATION RATE      107660                    21690
ADI EARLY             31 FAIR      35 FAIR      37 FAIR
ADI LATE              56 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  31 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       10           4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-030100-
ROBESON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON
454 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           53           79
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  3        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             55/0900      2000         62/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        40           94           34
DSI                   3                         4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7940                      7400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 12                      E  2
VENTILATION RATE      95280                     14800
ADI EARLY             35 FAIR      34 FAIR      22 FAIR
ADI LATE              55 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  27 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       10           4            8
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-030100-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
454 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          76           53           78
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  3        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             57/0900      2000         64/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        41           95           38
DSI                   3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6940                      5970
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 14                      E  6
VENTILATION RATE      97160                     35820
ADI EARLY             39 FAIR      29 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              52 GEN GOOD  1 VERY POOR  22 FAIR
MAX LVORI EARLY       8            4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ032-033-039-030100-
FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
454 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           54           80
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  3        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         LGT/VAR      SE  3
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             56/0900      2000         63/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        37           91           36
DSI                   3                         4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7590                      7150
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 13                      E  5
VENTILATION RATE      98670                     35750
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              52 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       10           4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-030100-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON
454 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            1            1
MAX/MIN TEMP          76           53           80
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)NW  3        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) N  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
INVERSION             56/0900      2000         62/0900
MIN/MAX RH (%)        35           92           34
DSI                   3                         4
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7860                      7340
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 12                      S  3
VENTILATION RATE      94320                     22020
ADI EARLY             43 GEN GOOD  29 FAIR      19 GEN POOR
ADI LATE              48 GEN GOOD  2 VERY POOR  20 GEN POOR
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            3            7
MAX LVORI LATE        2            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
37 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE 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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