Air Resources Laboratory banner image
Air Resources Laboratory web site National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

nc fire


FNUS52 KRAH 211813 PAA
FWFRAH

Fire Weather Planning Forecast For North Carolina
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Strong sub-tropical high pressure off the East Coast will remain
through tonight, then gradually weaken and drift southward
through the end of the week. Meanwhile, a backdoor cold front
will settle slowly south and into northern NC by early Fri.

NCZ021-212100-
Forsyth-
Including the cities of Pfafftown, Stanleyville,
and Winston-Salem
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           30
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+6)      62 (+7)      72
RH % (24h trend)      64 (-11)     95 (-5)      70
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 5-9                    SW 5-9
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  Lgt/Var      SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.05
Precip Duration                    1            2
Precip Begin                       7 PM         7 AM
Precip End                         12 AM        Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3800         300          3400
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 24        S 10         SW 25
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    91200        3000         85000
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             35 Fair      3 Very Poor  28 Fair
ADI late              58 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  55 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            6            5
Max LVORI late        3            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ022-212100-
Guilford-
Including the cities of Greensboro, Lake Townsend, and High Point
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           30
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+6)      62 (+6)      73
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-11)     93 (-7)      67
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 5-9                    SW 5-9
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  Lgt/Var      SW 7-11
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip Duration                    1            2
Precip Begin                       7 PM         7 AM
Precip End                         12 AM        Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4300         300          3500
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 25        S 12         SW 25
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    107500       3600         87500
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             35 Fair      5 Very Poor  30 Fair
ADI late              62 Good      5 Very Poor  54 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       6            6            5
Max LVORI late        2            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ023-212100-
Alamance-
Including the cities of Burlington and Graham
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+4)      62 (+6)      75
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-10)     93 (-7)      64
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 5-9                    SW 5-9
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  Lgt/Var      SW 7-11
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip Duration                    1            1
Precip Begin                       7 PM         7 AM
Precip End                         12 AM        Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4400         300          3800
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 25        S 14         SW 23
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    110000       4200         87400
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             37 Fair      7 Poor       32 Fair
ADI late              65 Good      7 Poor       53 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ024-212100-
Orange-
Including the cities of Chapel Hill and Carrboro
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+4)      62 (+5)      75
RH % (24h trend)      64 (-9)      93 (-7)      63
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 5-9                    SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  Lgt/Var      SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4600         300          3900
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 25        S 14         SW 22
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    115000       4200         85800
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             39 Fair      7 Poor       33 Fair
ADI late              66 Good      8 Poor       51 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            4
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ007-212100-
Person-
Including the cities of Bushy Fork, Concord, Roxboro, and Surl
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            30
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+6)      62 (+6)      73
RH % (24h trend)      61 (-12)     92 (-8)      68
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 6-10                   SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 7-11 G20  S 3-7        SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip Duration                                 2
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)3900         300          3300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 26        SW 14        SW 23
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    101400       4200         75900
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             40 Fair      6 Very Poor  32 Fair
ADI late              67 Good      6 Very Poor  49 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ025-212100-
Durham-
Including the cities of Bethesda, Durham, and Research Triangle
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+5)      63 (+4)      76
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-9)      90 (-9)      62
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 4-8                    SW 3-7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 5-9       Lgt/Var      SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4600         300          4100
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 26        S 12         SW 21
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    119600       3600         86100
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             45 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  35 Fair
ADI late              68 Good      3 Very Poor  54 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ008-212100-
Granville-
Including the cities of Oxford, Butner, and Creedmoor
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+5)      62 (+5)      74
RH % (24h trend)      62 (-10)     91 (-9)      65
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 5-9                    SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  S 3-7        SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4400         300          4100
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 28        SW 12        SW 22
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    123200       3600         90200
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             45 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  36 Fair
ADI late              69 Good      4 Very Poor  54 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ009-212100-
Vance-
Including the cities of Dabney and Henderson
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+6)      62 (+5)      74
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-10)     92 (-8)      66
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 5-9                    SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10      S 3-7        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4300         300          4200
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 29        SW 13        SW 22
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    124700       3900         92400
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             49 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  41 Gen Good
ADI late              72 Good      4 Very Poor  57 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ010-212100-
Warren-
Including the cities of Norlina, Wise, Afton, Warrenton,
and Lake Gaston
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+3)      62 (+5)      75
RH % (24h trend)      65 (-7)      93 (-7)      63
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 4-8                    SW 3-7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10      Lgt/Var      SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing

FNUS52 KRAH 211813 PAB
FWFRAH
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4400         300          4500
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 29        SW 13        SW 21
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    127600       3900         94500
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             51 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  42 Gen Good
ADI late              101 Very Good4 Very Poor  56 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ011-212100-
Halifax-
Including the city of Roanoke Rapids
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+2)      61 (+3)      76
RH % (24h trend)      61 (-10)     93 (-5)      63
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 5-9                    SW 3-7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  S 3-7        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4800         300          4400
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 28        SW 12        SW 18
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    134400       3600         79200
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             54 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  37 Fair
ADI late              103 Very Good4 Very Poor  48 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ026-212100-
Franklin-
Including the cities of Pilot, Ingleside, Louisburg,
and Franklinton
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+3)      61 (+2)      77
RH % (24h trend)      65 (-8)      94 (-6)      62
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 5-9                    SW 3-7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10      Lgt/Var      SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5000         300          4400
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 28        S 12         SW 20
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    140000       3600         88000
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             52 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  41 Gen Good
ADI late              95 Good      4 Very Poor  51 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ027-212100-
Nash-
Including the cities of Nashville, Aventon, Red Oak, Sharpsburg,
and Spring Hope
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+2)      61 (+2)      77
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-7)      94 (-5)      60
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 5-9                    SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  S 3-7        SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5200         300          4400
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 25        S 12         SW 17
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    130000       3600         74800
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             55 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  37 Fair
ADI late              99 Good      4 Very Poor  47 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ028-212100-
Edgecombe-
Including the city of Rocky Mount
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+1)      62 (+1)      77
RH % (24h trend)      59 (-9)      92 (0)       59
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 5-9                     SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  S 3-7        SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5100         300          4200
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 22        S 10         SW 16
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    112200       3000         67200
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             54 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  31 Fair
ADI late              88 Good      4 Very Poor  41 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       4            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ038-212100-
Davidson-
Including the cities of Lexington and Thomasville
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           30
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+6)      62 (+6)      74
RH % (24h trend)      65 (-8)      94 (-6)      66
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 5-9                     SW 5-9
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 5-9       Lgt/Var      SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.02
Precip Duration                    1            2
Precip Begin                       6 PM         7 AM
Precip End                         12 AM        Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4000         300          3900
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 23        S 10         SW 23
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    92000        3000         89700
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             33 Fair      4 Very Poor  30 Fair
ADI late              56 Gen Good  6 Very Poor  53 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       7            6            5
Max LVORI late        3            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ039-212100-
Randolph-
Including the cities of Asheboro, Ulah, Archdale, and Trinity
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+5)      62 (+5)      75
RH % (24h trend)      62 (-9)      93 (-7)      62
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 5-9       Lgt/Var      SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                    1            1
Precip Begin                       6 PM         7 AM
Precip End                         12 AM        Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4800         300          4000
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 24        S 12         SW 22
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    115200       3600         88000
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             36 Fair      5 Very Poor  32 Fair
ADI late              64 Good      6 Very Poor  52 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       6            5            5
Max LVORI late        2            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ040-212100-
Chatham-
Including the cities of Hasty, Siler City, Bynum, Moncure,
and Pittsboro
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            10           20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+3)      62 (+4)      77
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-7)      93 (-7)      60
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 5-9       Lgt/Var      SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                    1            1
Precip Begin                       7 PM         7 AM
Precip End                         12 AM        Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5100         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 24        S 12         SW 20
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    122400       3600         86000
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             43 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  36 Fair
ADI late              66 Good      4 Very Poor  51 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            7            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ041-212100-
Wake-
Including the cities of Raleigh and Cary
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+3)      62 (+2)      78
RH % (24h trend)      64 (-6)      93 (-5)      60
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  SW 5-9                    SW 3-7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10      S 3-7        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5100         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 25        S 12         SW 18
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    127500       3600         77400
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             50 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  39 Fair
ADI late              72 Good      4 Very Poor  49 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ042-212100-
Johnston-
Including the cities of Smithfield, Clayton, Flowers, Selma,
Benson, and Coats Crossroads
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (-1)      62 (+2)      79

FNUS52 KRAH 211813 PZD
FWFRAH

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ084-212100-
Richmond-
Including the cities of Rockingham, Hamlet, and East Rockingham
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     20           0            10
Temp (24h trend)      78 (-1)      62 (+2)      79
RH % (24h trend)      62 (-5)      97 (-2)      57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 3-7                     S 3-7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 5-9        S 3-7        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       1                         1
Precip Begin          1 PM                      7 AM
Precip End            6 PM                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5400         300          4400
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 22        S 10         SW 14
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    118800       3000         61600
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             42 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  34 Fair
ADI late              63 Good      4 Very Poor  40 Fair
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ085-212100-
Scotland-
Including the cities of Laurel Hill and Laurinburg
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (-2)      62 (+2)      80
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-4)      97 (-3)      55
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     S 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 5-9        S 4-8        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5500         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 21        S 10         SW 13
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    115500       3000         55900
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             44 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  34 Fair
ADI late              62 Good      4 Very Poor  37 Fair
Max LVORI early       6            4            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ086-212100-
Hoke-
Including the cities of Antioch, Ashley Heights, Raeford,
Rockfish, and Silver City
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (-2)      62 (+2)      80
RH % (24h trend)      62 (-6)      97 (-3)      56
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10      S 4-8        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5500         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 22        S 12         SW 14
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    121000       3600         60200
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             47 Gen Good  5 Very Poor  35 Fair
ADI late              64 Good      4 Very Poor  41 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            4            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ088-212100-
Cumberland-
Including the cities of Fayetteville and Fort Bragg
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (-1)      63 (+3)      80
RH % (24h trend)      61 (-5)      94 (-5)      54
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 6-10 G20   S 4-8        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5500         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 20        S 10         SW 14
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    110000       3000         60200
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             49 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  30 Fair
ADI late              62 Good      4 Very Poor  41 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            4            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            1

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ089-212100-
Sampson-
Including the city of Clinton
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (-2)      62 (+2)      80
RH % (24h trend)      61 (-4)      95 (-4)      55
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     S 3-7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 6-10       S 3-7        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5300         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 16        S  9         SW 14
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    84800        2700         60200
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             49 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  28 Fair
ADI late              69 Good      4 Very Poor  50 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            4            5
Max LVORI late        1            7            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Cooler. Lows in
the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
60s. North winds around 5 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near normal.  Precipitation near normal.

$$

FNUS52 KRAH 211813 PAC
FWFRAH
RH % (24h trend)      60 (-7)      95 (-3)      57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     SW 3-7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10      S 3-7        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5300         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 23        S 10         SW 16
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    121900       3000         68800
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             53 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  32 Fair
ADI late              93 Good      4 Very Poor  44 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            4            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ043-212100-
Wilson-
Including the cities of New Hope and Wilson
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      78 (0)       62 (+2)      78
RH % (24h trend)      60 (-7)      96 (-1)      59
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 5-9                     SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  S 3-7        SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5200         300          4200
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 22        S 10         SW 16
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    114400       3000         67200
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             55 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  30 Fair
ADI late              89 Good      4 Very Poor  42 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ073-212100-
Stanly-
Including the cities of Albemarle and Plyler
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+3)      62 (+4)      76
RH % (24h trend)      64 (-7)      96 (-4)      61
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 3-7                     S 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 4-8        Lgt/Var      SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration       1            1            1
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   7 AM
Precip End            Continuing   12 AM        6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)4800         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 21        S 10         SW 18
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    100800       3000         77400
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             34 Fair      3 Very Poor  32 Fair
ADI late              54 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  48 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       6            6            5
Max LVORI late        3            6            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ074-212100-
Montgomery-
Including the cities of Troy, Biscoe, Mount Gilead, Pekin,
Badin Lake, and Eldorado
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+2)      62 (+3)      77
RH % (24h trend)      62 (-7)      95 (-5)      59
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 3-7                     S 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 4-8       Lgt/Var      SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration       1            1            1
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   7 AM
Precip End            Continuing   12 AM        6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5100         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 23        S 10         SW 17
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    117300       3000         73100
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             38 Fair      3 Very Poor  33 Fair
ADI late              64 Good      3 Very Poor  47 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       6            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            7            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ075-212100-
Moore-
Including the cities of Southern Pines, Pinehurst, Aberdeen,
Eagle Springs, and Seven Lakes
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (0)       62 (+2)      78
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-6)      95 (-5)      58
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 5-9       S 3-7        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5300         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 23        S 10         SW 16
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    121900       3000         68800
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             44 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  36 Fair
ADI late              66 Good      4 Very Poor  46 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            7            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ076-212100-
Lee-
Including the cities of Cumnock, Gum Springs, Sanford,
and Tramway
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+1)      62 (+4)      78
RH % (24h trend)      64 (-5)      93 (-7)      59
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 5-9 G20   S 3-7        SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5100         300          4300
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 24        S 10         SW 17
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    122400       3000         73100
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             47 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  38 Fair
ADI late              68 Good      4 Very Poor  49 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            5            5
Max LVORI late        1            7            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ077-212100-
Harnett-
Including the cities of Dunn, Anderson Creek, Timberlake, Duncan,
Erwin, Angier, and Lillington
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (-1)      62 (+2)      79
RH % (24h trend)      61 (-6)      95 (-4)      56
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     SW 4-8
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  S 3-7        SW 6-10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5400         300          4400
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 23        S 10         SW 16
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    124200       3000         70400
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             50 Gen Good  4 Very Poor  35 Fair
ADI late              69 Good      4 Very Poor  44 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            4            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ078-212100-
Wayne-
Including the city of Goldsboro
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      78 (-1)      62 (+2)      79
RH % (24h trend)      60 (-6)      93 (-4)      57
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 4-8                     SW 3-7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  SW 6-10 G20  S 4-8        SW 5-9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5200         300          4200
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 17        S  9         SW 15
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    88400        2700         63000
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             52 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  29 Fair
ADI late              75 Good      4 Very Poor  55 Gen Good
Max LVORI early       5            4            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

NCZ083-212100-
Anson-
Including the cities of Wadesboro and Polkton
113 PM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      78 (0)       63 (+2)      78
RH % (24h trend)      62 (-4)      94 (-4)      58
20ft Wnd-Val/AM(mph)  S 3-7                     S 3-7
20ft Wnd-Rdg/PM(mph)  S 4-8        Lgt/Var      SW 4-8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration       1                         1
Precip Begin          1 PM                      7 AM
Precip End            6 PM                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(ft-agl/msl)5300         300          4400
Transport Wnd (mph)   SW 22        S  9         SW 14
Vent Rate (mph-ft)    116600       2700         61600
Dispersion                         Poor
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
RH Recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent
Stability Class       D            E            D
ADI early             42 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  34 Fair
ADI late              62 Good      3 Very Poor  40 Fair
Max LVORI early       5            6            5
Max LVORI late        1            6            2