Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Maine and New Hampshire
National Weather Service Gray ME
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Warmer and drier air will be in place today...though relative humidity
values are expected to remain generally in the 40s. A return to
cooler...wet weather returns Monday as an area of showers will work west
to east across the forecast area.

&&

MEZ023>028-282130-
Coastal York-Coastal Cumberland-Sagadahoc-Lincoln-Knox-
Coastal Waldo-
Including the cities of Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach,
Kittery, Portland, Cape Elizabeth, South Portland, Westbrook,
Yarmouth, Brunswick, Arrowsic, Bath, Phippsburg, Bowdoinham,
Topsham, Bowdoin, Whitefield, Dresden, Alna, Bremen, Bristol,
Damariscotta, Newcastle, Boothbay Harbor, Wiscasset, Waldoboro,
Owls Head, Rockland, Appleton, Camden, Hope, Rockport, Thomaston,
Belfast, Northport, Searsmont, and Lincolnville
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           70
Temp (24h trend)      66 (+2)      46 (+1)      57
RH % (24h trend)      56 (-7)      100 (+3)     71
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  8 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  8 G17     S  6         SE  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.06
Precip duration                                 3
Precip begin                                    9 AM
Precip end                                      Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3030                      2240
Transport wnd (mph)   S 10                      SE 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     27270                     29120
CWR                   0            0            20

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-282130-
Southern Oxford-Southern Franklin-Southern Somerset-Interior York-
Interior Cumberland-Androscoggin-Kennebec-Interior Waldo-
Including the cities of Bethel, Bryant Pond, Hanover,
Locke Mills, Milton, Newry, Rumford, Norway, Fryeburg, Oxford,
Farmington, New Sharon, New Vineyard, Temple, Wilton,
Chesterville, Jay, Athens, Cornville, Skowhegan, Palmyra,
Pittsfield, Embden, Madison, Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford,
Goodwins Mills, Buxton, Limington, Berwick, New Gloucester, Gray,
North Windham, Gorham, Bridgton, Greene, Lewiston, Sabattus,
Wales, Minot, Turner, Auburn, Livermore Falls, Augusta, Sidney,
Windsor, Vassalboro, Waterville, China, Palermo, Brooks, Jackson,
Knox, Liberty, Montville, Morrill, Waldo, Winterport, and Unity
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           70
Temp (24h trend)      72 (+4)      47 (+2)      59
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-10)     100 (+5)     66
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  6 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  7         S  6         SE  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.07
Precip duration                                 6
Precip begin                                    6 AM
Precip end                                      Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5130                      2390
Transport wnd (mph)   S  8                      SE 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     35910                     26290
CWR                   0            0            30

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-282130-
Northern Oxford-Northern Franklin-Central Somerset-
Including the cities of Upton, Wilsons Mills, Andover, Byron,
Middle Dam, Roxbury, South Arm, Coburn Gore, Davis, Oquossoc,
Rangeley, Avon, Kingfield, Phillips, New Portland, Brassua,
Long Pond, Moosehead, Pittston Farm, Seboomook, Bingham,
and Jackman
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           30           80
Temp (24h trend)      71 (+6)      46 (+2)      58
RH % (24h trend)      46 (-9)      100 (+6)     67
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  8 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  5         S  6         SE 11 G23
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.05
Precip duration       1            1            6
Precip begin          11 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7460                      2030
Transport wnd (mph)   S  5                      SE 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     29840                     32480
CWR                   0            0            20

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-282130-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           20           90
Temp (24h trend)      74 (+6)      50 (-2)      59
RH % (24h trend)      51 (-8)      95 (+2)      73
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  5         S  6         SE  8 G19
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.34
Precip duration       1            0            8
Precip begin          11 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5110                      1860
Transport wnd (mph)   S  8                      SE 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     35770                     22320
CWR                   0            0            100

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-282130-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           20           90
Temp (24h trend)      74 (+5)      50 (-1)      59
RH % (24h trend)      49 (-5)      94 (+3)      71
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5        SE  6        E  8 G17
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.27
Precip duration       1                         7
Precip begin          11 AM                     6 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4380                      1730
Transport wnd (mph)   S  8                      E 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     30660                     17300
CWR                   0            0            90

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-282130-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           90
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+4)      51 (+1)      60
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-6)      92 (+3)      70
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  6        SE  6        E  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.23
Precip duration       1                         8
Precip begin          12 PM                     7 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4520                      1650
Transport wnd (mph)   S 10                      E  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     40680                     13200
CWR                   0            0            80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-282130-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           90
Temp (24h trend)      74 (+5)      50 (+1)      59
RH % (24h trend)      51 (-6)      94 (+2)      71
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  7        SE  6        E  9 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.21
Precip duration                                 7
Precip begin                                    8 AM
Precip end                                      Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4270                      1620
Transport wnd (mph)   S  9                      E 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     34160                     21060
CWR                   0            0            80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-282130-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           80
Temp (24h trend)      68 (+5)      51 (+2)      57
RH % (24h trend)      59 (-4)      94 (0)       74
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  9 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  8 G18    SE  8 G18    E 10 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.20
Precip duration                                 6
Precip begin                                    9 AM
Precip end                                      Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2650                      1610
Transport wnd (mph)   S  9                      E 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     21200                     19320
CWR                   0            0            90

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-282130-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           20           90
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+8)      50 (-1)      59
RH % (24h trend)      47 (-11)     95 (+5)      72
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  9 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5        SE  6        SE 10 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.27
Precip duration       1            1            8
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5770                      1970
Transport wnd (mph)   S  8                      SE 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     40390                     27580
CWR                   0            0            90

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-282130-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           20           90
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+4)      50 (0)       60
RH % (24h trend)      47 (-5)      97 (+6)      70
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5        SE  6        E  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.23
Precip duration       1            1            7
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing   6 AM
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4680                      1780
Transport wnd (mph)   S  8                      E 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     32760                     19580
CWR                   0            0            80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-282130-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           90
Temp (24h trend)      72 (+4)      49 (+3)      58
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-3)      97 (+3)      70
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  7        SE  5        E  8 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.19
Precip duration                                 6
Precip begin                                    9 AM
Precip end                                      Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4100                      1670
Transport wnd (mph)   S  7                      E 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     24600                     21710
CWR                   0            0            80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-282130-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           90
Temp (24h trend)      74 (+4)      50 (+1)      59
RH % (24h trend)      47 (-6)      96 (+7)      68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  6 G18    SE  6        E  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.19
Precip duration       1                         7
Precip begin          1 PM                      6 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5430                      1790
Transport wnd (mph)   S  7                      E 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     32580                     17900
CWR                   0            0            80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-282130-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           30           90
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+7)      49 (+1)      59
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-11)     98 (+7)      69
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  9 G24
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5        SE  6        SE 11 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.22
Precip duration       1            1            7
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5600                      1830
Transport wnd (mph)   S  8                      SE 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     39200                     31110
CWR                   0            0            80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-282130-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           100
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+5)      49 (+2)      59
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-9)      99 (+6)      68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  6 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  6        SE  5        E  8 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.18
Precip duration       1            1            7
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   6 AM
Precip end            Continuing   12 AM        Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5690                      1910
Transport wnd (mph)   S  7                      SE 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     34140                     19100
CWR                   0            0            80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-282130-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           90
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+10)     47 (+1)      60
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-12)     99 (+5)      67
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE 10 G25
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  5         SE  7        SE 12 G25
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.17
Precip duration       1            1            7
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6220                      2110
Transport wnd (mph)   S  8                      SE 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     43540                     29540
CWR                   0            0            70

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-282130-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           20           100
Temp (24h trend)      74 (+7)      48 (+1)      58
RH % (24h trend)      46 (-10)     100 (+6)     70
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  6 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  6        SE  5        SE  8 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.17
Precip duration       1            1            7
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5570                      1990
Transport wnd (mph)   S  6                      SE 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     27850                     23880
CWR                   0            0            80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-282130-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           100
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+9)      46 (+1)      60
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-10)     100 (+10)    62
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE  9 G24
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  5         SE  6        SE 12 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.14
Precip duration       1            1            6
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6600                      1960
Transport wnd (mph)   S  6                      SE 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     33000                     29400
CWR                   0            0            50

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-282130-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
246 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           20           90
Temp (24h trend)      72 (+7)      47 (+4)      59
RH % (24h trend)      45 (-3)      100 (+10)    64
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SE 10 G24
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      SE  5        SE 13 G25
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.10
Precip duration       1            1            7
Precip begin          11 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7330                      1750
Transport wnd (mph)   S  5                      SE 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     29320                     29750
CWR                   0            0            40

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Patchy fog. Lows in
the upper 40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Patchy fog. Highs
in the lower 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity
values high.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows around
50. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
around 50. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.

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

$$



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