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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
FOR NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
336 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFFSHORE TONIGHT AND FRIDAY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON...AHEAD OF A COLD FRONT
WHICH WILL CROSS THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL ONCE
AGAIN BUILD INTO THE AREA FOR THE WEEKEND WITH ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES. UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL DEVELOP EARLY NEXT WEEK AND
LIKELY PERSIST FOR A FEW DAYS AS A LARGE AREA OF LOW PRESSURE DRIFTS
ACROSS THE COUNTRY.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW INLAND...MODERATE NEAR THE COAST.

NCZ099-107>110-251145-
COLUMBUS-INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WHITEVILLE...WILMINGTON...CAROLINA BEACH...
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND...BOLIVIA...SHALLOTTE...
OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...SOUTHPORT
336 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           30           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   1            3            3            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           79           57           80
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SE  3        S  8         SW 10        NW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SE  4        S 14 G20     W  7         NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.08         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1
INVERSION             2000         69/1000      2000         63/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          51           93           29
DSI                                2                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5290                      6070
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 30                     W  7
VENTILATION RATE                   158700                    42490
ADI EARLY             9 POOR       51 GEN GOOD  66 GOOD      75 GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  97 GOOD      8 POOR       76 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            10           5            7
MAX LVORI LATE        10           1            7            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.

$$

NCZ087-096-251145-
ROBESON-BLADEN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN
336 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           30           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   1            3            3            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           80           55           81
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      S  7         SW  8        NW  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SE  3        S 13         NW  7        NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.08         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1            0
INVERSION             2000         66/1000      2000         60/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          49           94           27
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          5            3            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                6060                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 26                     W 10
VENTILATION RATE                   157560                    64000
ADI EARLY             8 POOR       56 GEN GOOD  55 GEN GOOD  64 GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  96 GOOD      12 POOR      65 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       5            10           4            6
MAX LVORI LATE        10           1            6            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM
RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

SCZ053>056-251145-
INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...
MURRELLS INLET
336 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            3            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           81           57           81
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SE  5        S  8         SW 10        N  5
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SE  5        S 14         W  6         NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.07         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    2
INVERSION             2000         70/1000      2000         63/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          51           94           31
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                6000                      6410
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 29                     W  5
VENTILATION RATE                   174000                    32050
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      65 GOOD      63 GOOD      70 GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  96 GOOD      1 VERY POOR  69 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       7            10           5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        10           1            8            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.

$$

SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-251145-
MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...
FLORENCE...MARION...KINGSTREE
336 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE         NONE
LAL                   1            3            1            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           81           54           82
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)SE  5        S  7         SW  8        N  4
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SE  4        S 12         NW  6        NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.07         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1
INVERSION             2000         68/1000      2000         61/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          48           96           27
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                6730                      7040
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 25                     W  7
VENTILATION RATE                   168250                    49280
ADI EARLY             21 FAIR      65 GOOD      58 GEN GOOD  59 GEN GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  91 GOOD      8 POOR       60 GEN GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       6            10           5            8
MAX LVORI LATE        10           1            8            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM
RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

NCZ105-106-251145-
INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BURGAW...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH
336 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD AMOUNT          MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           40           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
LAL                   1            3            3            1
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           80           57           80
WND20FT2MIN/EARLY(MPH)LGT/VAR      S  7         SW 10        NW  6
WND20FT2MIN/LATE(MPH) SE  3        S 14         W  7         NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.09         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1
INVERSION             2000         68/1000      2000         62/0900
MAX/MIN RH (%)        100          49           92           27
DSI                                3                         3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            5
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                5980                      6140
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SW 32                     W  9
VENTILATION RATE                   191360                    55260
ADI EARLY             5 VERY POOR  51 GEN GOOD  74 GOOD      79 GOOD
ADI LATE              1 VERY POOR  107 VERY GOOD11 POOR      81 GOOD
MAX LVORI EARLY       4            10           4            7
MAX LVORI LATE        9            1            8            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 34 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 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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