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
410 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...
WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL DISSIPATE OFF THE SOUTH CAROLINA COAST
TODAY. A BACKDOOR COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTHEAST
EARLY SUNDAY...BUT A WARM FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH FROM THE
SOUTHWEST SUNDAY AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE MONDAY
NIGHT...FOLLOWED BY WEAK HIGH PRESSURE TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.
ANOTHER COLD FRONT MAY ARRIVE LATE THURSDAY.

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

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...MODERATE.

NCZ105>110-190015-
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
410 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           0            90
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            2
MAX/MIN TEMP          78           59           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)N  3         LGT/VAR      E  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  5         E  3         SE  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.00         0.23
PRECIP DURATION       6                         5
INVERSION             67/0900      2000         69/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        59           100          61
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3660                      2820
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  9                     SE 28
VENTILATION RATE      32940                     78960
ADI EARLY             10 POOR      19 GEN POOR  28 FAIR
ADI LATE              27 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  66 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       10           7            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            10           2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR
100 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-099-190015-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...WHITEVILLE
410 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           30           100
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            2
MAX/MIN TEMP          79           61           75
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SE  3        E  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  4         LGT/VAR      SE 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.00         0.32
PRECIP DURATION       5            1            5
INVERSION             66/0900      2000         68/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        55           99           61
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4670                      2830
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  9                     SE 26
VENTILATION RATE      42030                     73580
ADI EARLY             14 GEN POOR  20 GEN POOR  26 FAIR
ADI LATE              28 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  61 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       10           5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        3            7            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. MAXIMUM RH 99 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR
100 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
88 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
37 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
94 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-190015-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
410 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           20           100
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            2
MAX/MIN TEMP          78           62           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SE  3        E  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  5         LGT/VAR      SE 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.00         0.34
PRECIP DURATION       6            1            9
INVERSION             67/0900      2000         70/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        61           99           66
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3680                      2020
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 10                     SE 23
VENTILATION RATE      36800                     46460
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       21 FAIR      26 FAIR
ADI LATE              30 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  47 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            9            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR
100 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
92 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
96 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-190015-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
410 AM EDT SAT APR 18 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           30           100
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
LAL                   1            1            2
MAX/MIN TEMP          79           62           74
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      SE  3        E  7
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) E  3         LGT/VAR      SE 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.00         0.40
PRECIP DURATION       5            1            9
INVERSION             65/0900      2000         68/1000
MIN/MAX RH (%)        55           99           64
DSI                   2                         2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   4650                      2560
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  9                      SE 23
VENTILATION RATE      41850                     58880
ADI EARLY             13 GEN POOR  21 FAIR      24 FAIR
ADI LATE              29 FAIR      2 VERY POOR  52 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       9            6            9
MAX LVORI LATE        3            8            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION NEAR
100 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 80S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. MAXIMUM RH 97 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
89 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
36 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW 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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