Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Maine and New Hampshire
National Weather Service Gray ME
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Warm weather continues into Friday...though some drying is expected.
Relative humidity values will still remain above critical thresholds.
Expect cooler conditions this weekend...with a good chance of rain 
early next week.

&&

MEZ023>028-210930-
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
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      61 (-3)      87 (+5)      59           84
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+2)     42 (-18)     94           40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   NW  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      SW  8 G18    W  7 G17     W  8 G19
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            12 AM
LAL                   3            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6540                      8490
Transport wnd (mph)                W 15                      W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  85020                     93390
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-210930-
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
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      61 (-3)      86 (+1)      57           83
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+3)     44 (-7)      96           40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W  9 G21     NW  7 G19    NW  8 G20
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            12 AM
LAL                   3            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 7230                      8780
Transport wnd (mph)                W 18                      W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  115680                    131700
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-210930-
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
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      57 (-5)      80 (+1)      52           77
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+4)     50 (-3)      95           39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  7 G18                  NW  7 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W 11 G24     NW  9 G23    NW 11 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            2
Precip begin          6 PM         7 AM
Precip end            11 PM        6 PM
LAL                   2            2            2            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6170                      7790
Transport wnd (mph)                W 20                      W 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  104890                    148010
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-210930-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      62 (-2)      85 (+1)      59           84
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+5)      50 (-5)      98           43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  9 G20     W  7 G19     W  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4720                      4340
Transport wnd (mph)                W 17                      W  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  70800                     26040
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-210930-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      62 (-3)      88 (+2)      60           86
RH % (24h trend)      94 (+3)      46 (-5)      91           38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  6                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  9 G20     NW  7 G19    W  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5370                      5640
Transport wnd (mph)                W 17                      W  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  80550                     45120
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-210930-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      65 (-1)      90 (0)       63           87
RH % (24h trend)      92 (+2)      43 (-6)      90           39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W  9 G19     NW  7 G18    W  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   2            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5660                      6150
Transport wnd (mph)                W 17                      W 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  84900                     55350
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-210930-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      64 (-1)      89 (0)       61           86
RH % (24h trend)      96 (+2)      43 (-8)      93           40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  6                      W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W  9 G20     NW  7 G18    W  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   2            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5670                      6230
Transport wnd (mph)                W 18                      W 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  90720                     56070
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-210930-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      66 (-1)      90 (+2)      64           86
RH % (24h trend)      95 (+3)      43 (-12)     88           44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5                      W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W  8 G18     NW  8 G17    W  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   2            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5620                      6000
Transport wnd (mph)                W 17                      W  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  84300                     48000
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-210930-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      60 (-4)      83 (+1)      58           83
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+7)      51 (-5)      97           45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  5 G17    W 10 G23     NW  7 G21    W  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 1 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5350                      3370
Transport wnd (mph)                W 17                      W  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  80250                     16850
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-210930-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      61 (-2)      87 (+1)      59           85
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+2)      46 (-6)      96           40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  9 G21     NW  7 G20    W  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              0
Precip begin                                                 2 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5490                      4880
Transport wnd (mph)                W 18                      W  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  87840                     39040
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-210930-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      63 (-2)      89 (+2)      61           86
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+4)      43 (-9)      94           42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  6                      W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W 10 G21     NW  8 G19    W  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   2            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5630                      5870
Transport wnd (mph)                W 20                      W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  95710                     88050
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-210930-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      62 (-1)      87 (+2)      60           83
RH % (24h trend)      96 (+1)      46 (-6)      91           45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  6                      W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W 10 G23     NW  7 G20    W  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              0
Precip begin                                                 2 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5840                      5020
Transport wnd (mph)                W 20                      W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  99280                     70280
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-210930-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      58 (-2)      84 (+2)      56           82
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+2)     49 (-4)      99           44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W 10 G23     NW  8 G21    NW  7 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 1 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5570                      4890
Transport wnd (mph)                W 18                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  89120                     58680
CWR                   0            0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-210930-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      62 (0)       86 (+2)      59           83
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+5)     46 (-7)      97           42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W 10 G25     NW  7 G23    W  8 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              0
Precip begin                                                 2 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   2            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6160                      6410
Transport wnd (mph)                W 20                      W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  104720                    70510
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-210930-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      56 (-5)      81 (+1)      55           81
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+6)     51 (0)       99           43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5 G17                  NW  5 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5 G17     W 11 G27     NW  9 G31    NW  9 G29
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 1 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   2            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5710                      5940
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  68520                     71280
CWR                   0            0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-210930-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      58 (-5)      84 (+1)      56           82
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+8)      45 (-2)      95           40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W 10 G23     NW  8 G23    NW  8 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              0
Precip begin                                                 2 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   2            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6620                      7220
Transport wnd (mph)                W 18                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  105920                    86640
CWR                   0            0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-210930-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         Tstms        None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      55 (-6)      81 (+1)      53           80
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+8)     49 (0)       99           40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  6 G17                  NW  6 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W 11 G27     W  9 G28     NW 10 G28
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip duration                    1                         1
Precip begin                       9 AM                      1 PM
Precip end                         5 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            2            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5950                      7710
Transport wnd (mph)                W 16                      W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  83300                     115650
CWR                   0            0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-210930-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
332 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      56 (-5)      77 (-1)      52           76
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+4)     57 (+5)      99           41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  6                      NW  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W 10 G21     NW  8 G21    NW  9 G24
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.00         0.02
Precip duration       1            2                         1
Precip begin          6 PM         7 AM                      1 PM
Precip end            12 AM        6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   3            2            2            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5640                      7570
Transport wnd (mph)                W 20                      W 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  95880                     136260
CWR                   0            0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid
70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 70. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
Daytime humidity values high.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around
70. Northeast winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 50s. North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds
around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. West
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.

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

$$



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