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FOUS54 KILM 151939  
PFWILM  
 
EXPERIMENTAL FIRE WEATHER POINT FORECAST MATRICES  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
NCZ105-160915-  
BACK ISLAND  
34.53N 77.72W ELEV. 20 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 69 81 67 74 50  
TEMP 81 74 72 71 71 71 78 80 79 77 72 70 69 67 70 73 74 67 58 54 52 50  
DEWPT 68 69 69 69 69 69 70 70 69 68 67 67 67 66 63 59 55 55 51 46 42 41  
MAX/MIN RH 98 71 97 51 78  
RH 64 84 90 93 95 96 78 72 74 73 83 92 95 97 79 60 51 67 77 73 67 72  
WIND DIR S S S SW SW W W NW N E E SW W W NW NW NW NW N N N N  
WIND DIR DEG 18 19 20 21 22 25 29 33 02 08 11 21 25 29 32 33 32 33 34 00 01 02  
WIND SPD 8 6 5 5 4 2 4 4 3 3 2 2 4 5 8 6 6 3 5 8 9 9  
CLOUDS SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW  
CLOUDS(%) 33 13 21 30 44 57 58 58 70 81 77 74 84 77 87 75 73 57 41 27 19 12  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 40 50 40 5  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.07 0.12 0.07 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S C C C C C C C C C S S  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 3 3 2 2  
DSI 2 2 2 1  
MIX HGT 300 300 3700 2600 1200 1500 3100 3600  
T WIND DIR S SW W N SE W N NW  
T WIND SPD 5 3 10 5 3 6 17 19  
ADI 3 3 30 14 3 18 43 52  
MAX LVORI 6 9 5 5 7 7 4 3  
STABILITY F D C D F E D D  
CEILING NONE NONE 7700 5700 7000 4400 1700 8400  
STA PRES 30.09 30.06 30.07 30.02 30.02 30.0 30.05 30.09  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 65 47 71 58 76 53 66 47 64  
TEMP 63 59 50 47 67 67 60 58 73 69 57 53 64 60 51 47 61 59  
DEWPT 40 41 41 42 51 54 55 57 64 62 56 48 44 44 37 39 39 42  
MIN/MAX RH 41 87 52 100 67 97 44 73 42  
RH 44 50 69 82 56 63 83 98 73 80 96 83 47 54 60 72 43 53  
WIND DIR N N NE NE SE S SW SW SW W NW N N N N N N N  
WIND SPD 9 5 5 4 3 3 5 5 10 8 8 9 10 9 10 9 8 5  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 10 40 30 20 10 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C S S  
 

 
 
NCZ110-160915-  
BALD HEAD ISLAND  
33.85N 77.97W ELEV. 30 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 75 82 74 79 59  
TEMP 80 78 78 77 77 76 79 81 80 79 77 76 75 75 76 78 79 72 66 63 61 59  
DEWPT 70 71 71 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 72 71 71 68 65 61 59 56 52 49 48  
MAX/MIN RH 89 75 90 55 72  
RH 71 78 81 84 86 89 80 75 80 79 84 89 87 90 77 64 55 63 72 69 66 68  
WIND DIR S S S SW SW W W W SW SE S SW SW W NW NW N N N N N N  
WIND DIR DEG 19 19 20 21 23 26 27 27 21 15 18 21 24 27 32 32 34 35 00 01 01 02  
WIND SPD 9 10 10 10 10 5 6 6 6 5 5 9 11 11 13 11 10 9 12 16 19 17  
CLOUDS FW FW FW SC SC SC SC SC B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 18 13 25 36 43 50 47 44 59 73 71 65 79 67 76 71 75 68 55 37 33 24  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 30 30 40 10  
QPF 12HR 0.03 0.05 0.14 0.05 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 5 5 4 4 3 3 3 2  
DSI 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 3100 1900 2800 2000 900 1700 3000 3600  
T WIND DIR SW SW W SW S W N NW  
T WIND SPD 16 11 11 11 6 12 13 18  
ADI 12 14 41 29 8 22 42 51  
MAX LVORI 4 5 5 5 5 5 4 2  
STABILITY E D C D D D D D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE 11400 14000 7100 3200 4200  
STA PRES 30.12 30.09 30.10 30.05 30.05 30.03 30.06 30.09  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 67 58 73 67 77 61 69 55 65  
TEMP 65 64 60 58 70 71 68 68 75 72 64 61 67 64 58 55 63 62  
DEWPT 45 46 48 50 54 56 60 63 65 63 61 53 47 47 43 46 43 46  
MIN/MAX RH 45 75 54 87 66 90 46 70 47  
RH 47 52 65 73 57 58 75 85 71 74 90 75 49 53 59 70 48 56  
WIND DIR NE N NE NE E SE S SW SW W NW N N N N N NE N  
WIND SPD 14 11 13 10 9 8 11 10 16 13 12 16 14 16 17 14 12 10  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 5 5 10 40 40 20 10 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C S S  
 

 
 
NCZ099-160915-  
BORDER BELT  
34.41N 78.79W ELEV. 89 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 68 81 67 76 49  
TEMP 83 74 71 70 68 70 77 81 79 77 72 70 69 67 70 74 76 67 58 54 52 49  
DEWPT 68 68 68 68 67 68 70 69 69 68 66 67 66 66 63 58 56 56 51 45 40 39  
MAX/MIN RH 97 67 95 51 78  
RH 62 82 92 95 96 94 78 67 71 72 81 90 93 95 77 57 51 66 77 71 63 67  
WIND DIR S S S S SW W W NW N E E S W NW N NW NW N N N N N  
WIND DIR DEG 19 17 18 20 22 25 29 33 02 08 11 20 25 31 34 33 33 35 35 01 01 02  
WIND SPD 8 6 5 5 4 2 3 4 4 3 2 2 3 3 6 6 5 2 4 8 9 8  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW  
CLOUDS(%) 40 26 30 35 46 56 60 64 70 76 70 74 82 75 88 76 72 55 40 29 22 15  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 2 2 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 40 50 40 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0.05 0.08 0.04 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S C C C C C C C C S S  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 4 3 2 2  
DSI 3 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 300 3700 3400 1600 1400 3500 4100  
T WIND DIR S SW W W S W N NW  
T WIND SPD 5 3 10 4 2 5 14 17  
ADI 3 3 31 23 1 19 37 51  
MAX LVORI 8 8 6 5 7 8 5 3  
STABILITY F D C D F E D D  
CEILING NONE NONE 4500 5900 6500 4700 2000 8800  
STA PRES 30.01 30.0 30.01 29.95 29.95 29.93 30.0 30.02  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 66 45 71 57 76 52 67 44 64  
TEMP 63 59 49 45 67 67 60 57 73 69 57 53 64 60 49 44 60 57  
DEWPT 39 39 38 40 48 52 54 56 62 60 54 45 41 42 34 36 37 40  
MIN/MAX RH 38 86 48 100 60 89 40 75 40  
RH 41 47 65 82 52 59 81 96 68 73 88 76 43 51 58 74 42 53  
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE SE S SW SW W W N N N N N N NE N  
WIND SPD 10 4 5 3 4 2 4 4 11 6 8 8 11 6 9 8 8 3  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 10 40 30 20 5 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C S S  
 

 
 
NCZ107-160915-  
HORTICULTURAL CRS  
34.32N 77.92W ELEV. 43 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 70 82 69 77 50  
TEMP 82 74 73 72 71 71 80 81 80 79 74 72 70 69 72 75 77 69 60 56 53 51  
DEWPT 67 68 69 69 69 69 71 70 71 68 68 68 68 67 64 59 56 56 51 47 40 39  
MAX/MIN RH 95 68 94 49 74  
RH 62 81 88 91 94 93 75 68 73 71 83 90 91 94 77 57 49 63 73 72 60 64  
WIND DIR S S S SW SW W W NW N E SE SW W W NW NW NW N N N N N  
WIND DIR DEG 19 19 19 21 22 26 28 32 01 10 14 21 25 28 32 32 33 34 35 00 01 02  
WIND SPD 9 6 5 5 4 2 4 4 4 3 2 3 4 5 8 8 6 4 5 8 10 10  
CLOUDS SC FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW  
CLOUDS(%) 27 14 22 31 45 58 58 57 69 80 78 71 83 75 86 74 74 59 45 30 23 15  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 40 50 40 5  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.11 0.10 0.06 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S C C C C C C C C S S  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 2  
DSI 2 2 2 1  
MIX HGT 300 300 3900 3100 1300 1500 3200 4200  
T WIND DIR S SW W W SE W N NW  
T WIND SPD 5 3 8 6 3 5 16 18  
ADI 3 3 36 19 2 15 41 54  
MAX LVORI 6 8 5 5 7 7 5 2  
STABILITY F D C D F D D D  
CEILING NONE NONE 15400 5400 6900 5000 2000 7300  
STA PRES 30.10 30.07 30.09 30.02 30.03 30.01 30.05 30.09  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 66 48 72 59 77 53 68 47 65  
TEMP 64 61 52 48 68 68 62 59 74 70 58 54 66 62 52 48 62 60  
DEWPT 39 40 41 42 51 53 56 57 63 60 57 47 43 42 38 37 39 42  
MIN/MAX RH 37 83 50 96 60 95 39 68 41  
RH 40 45 67 79 54 58 82 92 69 71 95 77 43 48 59 68 42 52  
WIND DIR N N NE NE SE SE S SW SW W NW N N N N N N N  
WIND SPD 10 5 6 4 4 3 6 5 11 8 8 9 11 9 10 9 8 5  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 0 5 10 40 30 20 10 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C S S  
 

 
 
SCZ058-160915-  
HORRY RAWS  
33.94N 79.08W ELEV. 8 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 69 84 69 79 51  
TEMP 83 74 72 70 69 70 79 83 82 80 74 72 71 69 73 77 79 70 61 57 54 51  
DEWPT 68 69 69 69 68 69 71 71 71 70 69 69 67 68 66 64 60 59 54 48 41 40  
MAX/MIN RH 98 67 97 54 80  
RH 62 84 90 94 96 96 76 68 70 73 82 90 89 97 81 65 54 69 79 74 62 65  
WIND DIR S S S S SW W W W NW E SE S SW W NW N N N N N N NE  
WIND DIR DEG 17 17 18 20 21 25 27 29 31 11 14 20 24 28 33 34 35 00 00 02 02 03  
WIND SPD 9 6 5 4 3 2 4 5 4 4 3 3 3 3 6 6 6 2 4 8 10 9  
CLOUDS SC FW SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 31 21 26 32 40 48 57 65 70 75 67 65 74 67 84 73 76 67 50 33 30 21  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 7 2 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 30 40 40 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0.06 0.07 0.02 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S C C C C C C C C S S  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 2  
DSI 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 300 3900 3800 1600 1400 3400 4700  
T WIND DIR S SW W W S W N NW  
T WIND SPD 5 3 10 11 3 3 14 17  
ADI 3 2 34 39 2 6 42 57  
MAX LVORI 7 10 5 5 7 7 5 3  
STABILITY F E C D F E D D  
CEILING NONE NONE 8100 5800 5900 4700 2100 6900  
STA PRES 30.05 30.03 30.04 30.0 30.0 29.97 30.02 30.04  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 67 46 72 58 78 54 67 45 65  
TEMP 64 61 50 46 67 68 61 59 75 71 59 54 65 60 50 45 61 58  
DEWPT 42 42 39 38 52 55 56 58 64 62 57 48 44 45 35 35 40 41  
MIN/MAX RH 41 77 54 100 62 93 44 68 42  
RH 43 51 64 72 58 64 84 98 69 75 93 79 46 56 57 66 45 52  
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE E SE S SW W W NW N N N N N NE NE  
WIND SPD 10 5 6 5 3 3 4 4 11 5 8 9 12 6 10 9 8 4  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 5 5 10 40 30 20 5 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C S S  
 

 
 
NCZ087-160915-  
LUMBERTON  
34.59N 79.08W ELEV. 120 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 68 80 67 75 49  
TEMP 82 74 72 70 69 70 75 79 77 76 72 69 68 67 70 73 75 67 58 54 52 49  
DEWPT 69 69 68 68 67 68 69 68 67 66 65 66 65 65 62 57 55 55 50 44 38 39  
MAX/MIN RH 96 70 94 51 77  
RH 65 83 88 93 95 94 80 71 72 71 80 89 90 94 76 57 51 66 76 67 59 67  
WIND DIR S S S S SW W NW N NE E E S W NW N N NW N N N N N  
WIND DIR DEG 20 17 19 20 22 26 31 00 03 07 10 17 29 32 35 34 33 34 35 01 01 02  
WIND SPD 6 6 6 5 4 2 4 4 5 4 3 2 3 3 8 6 5 3 5 9 9 8  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC SC FW FW  
CLOUDS(%) 45 29 31 34 48 61 63 65 67 69 70 76 85 78 88 76 59 50 35 26 18 12  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 2 2 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 40 50 40 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0.05 0.10 0.04 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S C C C C C C C C S S  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 3 3 3 4 3 2 2  
DSI 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 300 3200 3000 1700 1500 3700 4000  
T WIND DIR S SW W NW NE NE N NW  
T WIND SPD 6 4 5 3 5 8 14 18  
ADI 3 4 15 12 4 23 41 54  
MAX LVORI 6 8 6 4 6 7 4 3  
STABILITY F D C D E E D D  
CEILING NONE NONE 3600 6400 6500 3700 2800 10600  
STA PRES 29.96 29.94 29.95 29.90 29.92 29.88 29.95 29.98  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 65 44 70 57 75 52 66 43 63  
TEMP 62 58 48 44 66 66 59 57 72 68 56 52 63 59 48 44 60 57  
DEWPT 39 40 38 36 47 51 53 57 62 59 52 45 42 42 34 34 38 40  
MIN/MAX RH 41 77 48 100 62 88 42 71 41  
RH 43 51 68 73 51 58 79100 70 75 85 77 45 53 59 70 43 54  
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE SE S SW SW W W N N N N N N NE NE  
WIND SPD 10 5 5 3 4 3 4 4 11 6 9 8 12 8 9 8 8 4  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 10 40 30 10 5 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C  
 

 
 
SCZ033-160915-  
MARION  
34.19N 79.34W ELEV. 93 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 68 83 68 77 50  
TEMP 83 74 72 70 69 70 77 82 80 78 73 71 69 68 71 75 77 68 59 55 53 50  
DEWPT 69 69 68 68 68 68 70 70 70 69 67 67 66 67 65 61 58 58 53 46 40 39  
MAX/MIN RH 97 67 96 53 81  
RH 63 83 89 93 95 95 79 68 70 72 82 89 91 96 80 62 53 69 80 72 63 66  
WIND DIR S S S S SW SW W NW N E SE S W NW N N N N N N N N  
WIND DIR DEG 18 17 18 20 21 24 28 31 00 09 13 20 26 31 34 34 34 00 00 02 02 02  
WIND SPD 6 6 5 4 4 2 4 4 4 3 3 2 3 3 6 6 5 2 5 9 10 9  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 43 29 29 29 42 55 60 65 70 74 77 71 75 71 88 74 75 60 44 31 26 18  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 7 2 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 40 50 40 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0.05 0.07 0.03 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S C C C C C C C C S S  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 3 4 4 3 3 3 3 2  
DSI 3 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 300 3800 3700 1600 1400 3400 4500  
T WIND DIR S SW W W S W N NW  
T WIND SPD 5 3 10 6 3 5 16 17  
ADI 3 3 36 31 2 17 42 53  
MAX LVORI 6 8 6 5 7 7 5 3  
STABILITY F D C D F E D D  
CEILING NONE NONE 5000 5800 6000 4600 1700 7600  
STA PRES 30.03 30.01 30.02 29.97 29.97 29.95 30.01 30.03  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 66 45 71 57 77 52 66 44 64  
TEMP 63 59 49 45 66 67 60 58 73 69 57 52 64 59 48 44 60 57  
DEWPT 41 41 38 37 49 53 54 57 63 61 55 47 42 43 34 35 38 40  
MIN/MAX RH 41 79 51 100 62 92 43 71 41  
RH 43 51 65 74 54 61 81 99 69 75 92 81 45 55 58 70 43 52  
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE E SE SW SW W W N N N N N N NE NE  
WIND SPD 10 5 5 4 4 2 4 4 11 5 8 8 11 6 9 9 8 4  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 10 40 30 10 5 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C  
 

 
 
NCZ109-160915-  
NATURE CONSERVANCY  
34.05N 78.29W ELEV. 56 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 71 84 70 79 51  
TEMP 81 75 74 72 72 72 81 83 81 80 75 73 71 70 73 77 79 70 61 57 55 52  
DEWPT 68 70 70 70 70 70 71 71 71 71 70 70 69 68 66 63 59 57 53 49 43 41  
MAX/MIN RH 96 66 95 51 76  
RH 64 83 88 92 94 93 73 66 73 74 85 93 92 95 78 62 51 64 76 75 64 66  
WIND DIR S S S SW SW W W W NW SE S SW SW W NW NW N N N N N N  
WIND DIR DEG 19 18 19 21 22 26 27 29 32 12 16 21 24 28 32 33 34 35 00 01 01 02  
WIND SPD 8 5 5 5 4 2 3 4 3 3 2 2 4 3 6 5 5 2 5 8 10 9  
CLOUDS FW FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 21 21 27 34 43 52 58 63 69 75 72 66 80 69 80 72 75 66 49 35 29 19  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 30 40 40 5  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.10 0.12 0.04 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S S C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 2  
DSI 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 300 3800 3500 1900 1500 3400 4400  
T WIND DIR S SW W W S W N NW  
T WIND SPD 5 3 8 9 3 3 12 16  
ADI 3 3 40 28 3 9 39 51  
MAX LVORI 6 8 5 4 7 7 5 3  
STABILITY F D C D F D D D  
CEILING NONE NONE 16200 5500 6700 5000 2100 6400  
STA PRES 30.09 30.06 30.07 30.01 30.02 30.0 30.04 30.06  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 68 49 73 60 78 54 69 48 65  
TEMP 65 62 53 49 69 69 63 60 75 71 59 55 67 62 52 48 62 60  
DEWPT 41 42 42 38 53 55 58 59 64 62 58 46 45 44 38 35 40 43  
MIN/MAX RH 38 69 52 99 61 96 42 63 42  
RH 41 47 67 64 56 60 85 96 69 73 96 72 45 51 59 61 43 53  
WIND DIR NE N NE N E SE SW SW SW W NW N N N N N NE N  
WIND SPD 9 5 6 4 4 2 5 4 11 6 6 8 10 8 10 9 8 4  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 0 5 10 40 40 20 10 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C S S  
 

 
 
NCZ110-160915-  
SUNNY POINT  
34.00N 77.96W ELEV. 30 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 73 83 72 79 54  
TEMP 81 76 76 75 74 74 80 82 80 79 76 74 73 72 74 77 79 71 63 59 57 55  
DEWPT 69 70 70 71 71 71 72 71 72 71 71 71 70 69 67 63 59 58 54 50 45 43  
MAX/MIN RH 91 70 92 51 72  
RH 67 80 84 87 89 90 75 70 76 76 85 90 89 92 77 62 52 63 72 70 63 66  
WIND DIR S S S SW SW W W W SE SE S SW SW W NW NW N N N N N N  
WIND DIR DEG 19 19 20 21 23 26 27 28 14 12 16 21 24 28 32 32 34 35 35 00 01 02  
WIND SPD 9 8 8 8 6 3 5 4 4 4 4 4 6 8 10 9 8 4 9 10 14 12  
CLOUDS FW FW FW SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B1 B2 B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 B1 SC SC FW  
CLOUDS(%) 18 14 24 33 43 52 54 56 66 76 73 66 82 69 78 72 74 68 51 34 30 20  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 30 40 40 10  
QPF 12HR 0.01 0.07 0.15 0.06 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S C C C C C C C C C C  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 2  
DSI 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 1700 500 3500 2900 1200 1600 3100 4000  
T WIND DIR SW SW W SW S W N NW  
T WIND SPD 13 5 9 10 4 8 13 18  
ADI 11 5 38 27 6 13 42 54  
MAX LVORI 5 6 4 4 6 6 4 2  
STABILITY E D C D E D D D  
CEILING NONE NONE NONE 8000 14000 7100 3200 6400  
STA PRES 30.11 30.09 30.09 30.04 30.04 30.01 30.05 30.09  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 67 53 73 63 78 57 69 51 65  
TEMP 65 63 56 54 69 70 65 64 75 71 61 57 67 64 55 52 63 61  
DEWPT 42 43 45 47 53 55 59 61 64 62 60 50 45 45 41 41 41 44  
MIN/MAX RH 41 82 52 93 62 95 42 67 44  
RH 43 49 67 79 56 59 80 91 69 72 95 75 46 50 59 66 45 54  
WIND DIR NE N N N E SE S SW SW W NW N N N N N NE N  
WIND SPD 11 6 9 6 6 3 8 6 13 9 9 11 11 10 12 11 10 6  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 5 0 5 10 40 40 20 10 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C S S  
 

 
 
NCZ096-160915-  
TURNBULL CREEK  
34.68N 78.58W ELEV. 98 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 68 80 66 74 48  
TEMP 82 75 72 70 69 70 76 78 77 76 71 69 67 66 69 73 74 66 57 53 51 48  
DEWPT 69 69 68 68 68 69 69 68 67 66 64 66 65 65 61 56 55 55 51 44 40 40  
MAX/MIN RH 99 71 96 51 80  
RH 64 82 90 94 96 97 79 72 73 72 80 91 92 96 76 56 51 68 79 71 66 72  
WIND DIR S S S S SW W NW N NE E E SW W NW N NW NW NW N N N N  
WIND DIR DEG 20 18 19 20 22 26 31 00 03 07 10 21 28 31 34 33 32 33 35 00 01 02  
WIND SPD 5 5 5 5 4 2 3 4 3 3 2 1 2 3 5 5 4 2 4 8 8 6  
CLOUDS SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 OV B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW  
CLOUDS(%) 46 26 32 38 51 63 66 68 71 73 73 77 86 79 88 78 57 50 34 25 17 11  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 7 2 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 40 50 40 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0.05 0.10 0.04 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S C C C C C C C C S S  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 3 3 3 3 3 2 2  
DSI 2 2 2 1  
MIX HGT 300 300 3300 2900 1400 1500 3700 3900  
T WIND DIR S SW W N SE NW N NW  
T WIND SPD 5 3 6 4 2 4 14 18  
ADI 3 3 23 13 3 20 41 67  
MAX LVORI 6 10 6 5 7 8 5 3  
STABILITY F D C D F E D D  
CEILING NONE NONE 3600 4000 6500 3700 2000 10200  
STA PRES 30.01 29.98 30.01 29.95 29.96 29.93 30.01 30.02  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 65 44 70 56 75 51 66 44 63  
TEMP 62 58 48 44 66 66 59 56 72 68 56 51 64 59 48 44 60 57  
DEWPT 39 39 38 40 47 52 53 56 62 60 53 44 41 42 35 34 37 40  
MIN/MAX RH 39 88 48 100 64 92 42 70 41  
RH 43 48 67 83 51 61 80100 70 77 89 76 44 54 59 69 43 54  
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE SE S SW SW SW W NW N N N N N NE N  
WIND SPD 9 3 4 3 3 2 4 4 10 6 8 6 10 6 9 6 6 3  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC SC B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 10 40 30 20 5 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C S S  
 

 
 
NCZ099-160915-  
WHITEVILLE  
34.34N 78.73W ELEV. 98 FT  
339 PM EDT MON OCT 15 2018  
 
DATE 10/15/18 TUE 10/16/18 WED 10/17/18 THU  
UTC 3HRLY 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12  
EDT 3HRLY 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08 11 14 17 20 23 02 05 08  
 
MIN/MAX 69 82 69 77 50  
TEMP 83 75 73 71 70 71 78 82 80 79 74 72 70 69 72 75 77 69 60 56 53 51  
DEWPT 68 69 69 69 69 69 71 70 70 69 68 69 67 67 65 61 57 57 52 48 41 40  
MAX/MIN RH 97 68 96 51 78  
RH 61 82 88 93 95 95 77 69 71 73 83 90 91 96 79 61 51 67 77 74 62 67  
WIND DIR S S S S SW W W NW N E SE S SW NW N NW N N N N N N  
WIND DIR DEG 18 18 18 20 22 25 28 31 35 09 13 19 24 30 34 33 34 34 35 01 01 02  
WIND SPD 8 5 4 4 3 1 3 3 3 3 2 1 2 2 5 4 5 1 4 6 9 6  
CLOUDS SC FW SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC SC FW FW  
CLOUDS(%) 31 25 29 34 45 55 61 66 72 78 74 70 78 73 86 75 76 59 44 30 24 16  
VSBY 7 7 7 7 7 2 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7 7  
POP 12HR 20 40 40 40 5  
QPF 12HR 0 0.08 0.09 0.04 0  
RAIN SHWRS S S S C C C C C C C C S S  
TSTMS S S  
OBVIS PF+  
LAL 1 1 2 2 1 1 1 1  
HAINES 4 3 4 3 3 3 3 2  
DSI 2 2 2 2  
MIX HGT 300 300 3500 3400 1800 1400 3400 4400  
T WIND DIR S SW W W S W N NW  
T WIND SPD 4 2 9 8 2 3 14 16  
ADI 2 2 38 27 2 15 38 49  
MAX LVORI 7 9 5 5 7 7 4 3  
STABILITY F D C D F E C D  
CEILING NONE NONE 7400 5600 5900 4700 2000 7700  
STA PRES 30.05 30.02 30.03 29.98 30.0 29.96 30.01 30.04  
 
DATE 10/18 FRI 10/19/18 SAT 10/20/18 SUN 10/21/18 MON 10/22/18  
UTC 6HRLY 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00 06 12 18 00  
EDT 6HRLY 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20 02 08 14 20  
 
MAX/MIN 67 46 72 58 77 54 67 45 65  
TEMP 64 60 51 47 68 68 61 58 74 70 58 54 65 61 50 46 61 58  
DEWPT 40 39 39 41 51 54 56 57 63 60 56 45 43 43 36 37 39 41  
MIN/MAX RH 37 86 51 99 60 91 42 72 41  
RH 42 44 64 81 54 61 83 94 70 71 91 71 45 52 58 71 43 53  
WIND DIR NE NE NE NE E SE SW SW W W NW N N N N N NE N  
WIND SPD 8 4 5 3 3 2 4 3 10 5 6 6 10 5 9 8 6 4  
AVG CLOUDS FW FW FW FW FW SC B1 B2 B2 B2 B2 B1 SC FW FW FW FW FW  
POP 12HR 0 0 5 10 40 30 20 5 5  
RAIN SHWRS C C C C S S  
 

 
 
THIS PRODUCT IS FOR PLANNING AND REVIEW PURPOSES ONLY AND  
IS NOT TO BE SUBSTITUTED FOR AN OFFICIAL FIRE WEATHER SPOT  
FORECAST. THE DATA DISPLAYED ARE CALCULATED FROM A 2.5 BY  
2.5 KM DIGITAL DATABASE AND ONLY APPROXIMATES THE EXPECTED  
WEATHER CONDITIONS. PLEASE RELAY ANY COMMENTS YOU HAVE TO  
THE NWS VIA EMAIL AT ILM.WEBMASTER@NOAA.GOV.  
 
BELOW IS A WEATHER ELEMENT KEY FOR THIS PRODUCT.  
(NOTE...WINDS DO NOT REFLECT LOCAL TERRAIN EFFECTS.)  
 
DAY 1 THROUGH 3...  
MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE  
TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE  
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE  
MIN/MAX RH OR MAX/MIN RH(%).........MAXIMUM/MINIMUM HUMIDITY  
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY  
WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS)...........20 FT. WIND DIRECTION  
WIND DIR DEG(DEGREES)...............20 FT. WIND DIRECTION IN TENS OF DEGREES  
RELATIVE TO DUE NORTH.  
EXAMPLE: 09 = 90 DEGREES = EAST; 18 = 180 DEGREES = SOUTH;  
27 = 270 DEGREES = WEST; 36 = 360 DEGREES = NORTH  
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED  
WIND GUST(MPH)......................20 FT. WIND GUST  
WIND CHILL..........................WIND CHILL TEMPERATURE  
HEAT INDX...........................HEAT INDEX  
CLOUDS(CAT).........................CLOUD COVER CATEGORY  
EXAMPLE: CL = CLEAR; FW = FEW; SC = SCATTERED;  
B1 = MOSTLY CLOUDY; B2 = CONSIDERABLE CLOUDS; OV = OVERCAST  
CLOUDS(%)...........................CLOUD COVER AS A PERCENTAGE  
VSBY................................VISIBILITY VALUE IN STATUTE MILES  
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION  
QPF 12HR(IN)........................LIQUID EQUIVALENT PRECIPITATION AMOUNT  
WEATHER...  
TYPE...  
RAIN...........RAIN  
RAIN SHWRS.....RAIN SHOWERS  
TSTMS..........THUNDERSTORMS  
DRIZZLE........DRIZZLE  
SNOW...........SNOW  
SNOWSHWRS......SNOW SHOWERS  
SLEET..........SLEET  
FLURRIES.......FLURRIES  
FRZG RAIN......FREEZING RAIN  
FRZG DRZL......FREEZING DRIZZLE  
COVERAGE...  
S..............SLIGHT CHANCE  
C..............CHANCE  
L..............LIKELY  
O..............OCCASIONAL  
D..............DEFINITE  
AR.............AREAS  
PA.............PATCHY  
OBVIS...............................OBSTRUCTION TO VISIBILITY  
TYPE...  
F..............FOG  
PF.............PATCHY FOG  
F+.............DENSE FOG  
H..............HAZE  
BS.............BLOWING SNOW  
K..............SMOKE  
BD.............BLOWING DUST  
AF.............VOLCANIC ASHFALL  
LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL  
HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX  
DSI (CAT)...........................DAVIS STABILITY INDEX  
MIX HGT(FT AGL).....................MIXING HEIGHT  
T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION  
T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED  
ADI (INDEX).........................ATMOSPHERIC DISPERSION INDEX  
CEILING (FT)........................CEILING  
MAX LVORI (INDEX)...................LOW VISIBILITY OCCURRENCE RISK INDEX  
PRESSURE (INCHES MERCURY)...........STATION PRESSURE  
STABILITY (CAT).....................PASQUILL TURNER STABILITY  
WATCH/WARNING/ADVISORY...  
EXAMPLE: W = WARNING; Y = ADVISORY; A = WATCH  
IN EFFECT FOR THE INDICATED HOUR  
 
DAY 4 THROUGH 7...  
MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE  
TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE  
DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE  
RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY  
WIND DIR............................20 FT. WIND DIRECTION  
WIND SPD(MPH).......................20 FT. WIND SPEED  
AVG CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY  
POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION  
WEATHER...  
SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS  
 
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