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
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Good relative humidity recovery is expected tonight and Saturday night
with minimum daytime humidity values of 35 to 45 percent on Saturday.
Moderate to high humidity returns for Sunday into early next week along
with an increasing chance of rain.

&&

MEZ023>028-220930-
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
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      60 (-3)      87 (+1)      56           74
RH % (24h trend)      94 (-5)      38 (-12)     84           53
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5 G17     W  6         NW  5        E  5
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          3            3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 9560                      5940
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      N 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  114720                    53460
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-220930-
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
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      59 (-2)      85 (-1)      53           75
RH % (24h trend)      93 (-5)      39 (-6)      87           47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  7 G17     NW  5        LGT/VAR
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          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 9350                      6000
Transport wnd (mph)                W 16                      NW  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  130900                    42000
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-220930-
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
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      54 (-6)      76 (-3)      48           72
RH % (24h trend)      95 (-3)      38 (-12)     88           44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  NW  6 G19                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7 G20    NW 10 G23    NW  7 G20    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            11 PM
LAL                   3            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 8370                      6380
Transport wnd (mph)                W 23                      NW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  167400                    57420
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-220930-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           40
Temp (24h trend)      61 (+2)      84 (-1)      58           75
RH % (24h trend)      89 (-8)      41 (-6)      93           66
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G17     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.07
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5440                      5280
Transport wnd (mph)                W 13                      N  2
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  59840                     10560
CWR                   0            0            30           90

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-220930-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      62 (0)       86 (+1)      59           76
RH % (24h trend)      84 (-9)      39 (-4)      90           64
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7 G17     W  6         NW  5        LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.07
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6410                      5200
Transport wnd (mph)                W 13                      N  2
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  70510                     10400
CWR                   0            0            30           60

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-220930-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      66 (+3)      88 (-1)      61           76
RH % (24h trend)      80 (-13)     37 (-3)      88           62
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7         W  6         NW  5        LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.08
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6790                      5330
Transport wnd (mph)                W 18                      N  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  108640                    15990
CWR                   0            0            20           40

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-220930-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      64 (+3)      88 (-1)      60           75
RH % (24h trend)      85 (-12)     37 (-4)      88           63
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         W  6         NW  5        E  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6600                      5370
Transport wnd (mph)                W 20                      N  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  112200                    16110
CWR                   0            0            20           30

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-220930-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      66 (+1)      88 (0)       62           72
RH % (24h trend)      83 (-14)     39 (-7)      84           63
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         SW  5        W  5         E  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6690                      5060
Transport wnd (mph)                W 10                      N  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  60210                     20240
CWR                   0            0            10           30

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-220930-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      60 (0)       82 (-1)      57           76
RH % (24h trend)      91 (-5)      44 (-4)      91           65
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G19     W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5290                      5350
Transport wnd (mph)                W 10                      NW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  47610                     16050
CWR                   0            0            50           80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-220930-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      62 (+2)      85 (-1)      58           77
RH % (24h trend)      89 (-7)      40 (-3)      89           60
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G17     W  7         NW  5        LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6240                      5420
Transport wnd (mph)                W 12                      NW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  62400                     16260
CWR                   0            0            30           40

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-220930-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      63 (+2)      87 (0)       59           74
RH % (24h trend)      88 (-10)     39 (-3)      86           62
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  7         NW  5        E  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6850                      5420
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      N  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  82200                     21680
CWR                   0            0            20           30

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-220930-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      63 (+3)      84 (-2)      58           77
RH % (24h trend)      86 (-10)     42 (-1)      85           61
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G17     W  7         NW  5        LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6870                      5540
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      NW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  82440                     16620
CWR                   0            0            20           20

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-220930-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      59 (+2)      82 (-1)      55           76
RH % (24h trend)      95 (-1)      44 (-2)      91           61
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  6 G19    W  7 G17     NW  5        LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 7060                      5590
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      NW  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  84720                     22360
CWR                   0            0            30           10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-220930-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      61 (+2)      85 (+2)      57           76
RH % (24h trend)      90 (-6)      40 (-4)      89           62
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G19     W  8 G19     NW  5        LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 7560                      5590
Transport wnd (mph)                W 15                      NW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  98280                     16770
CWR                   0            0            10           0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-220930-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      58 (+1)      80 (0)       53           75
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+1)      44 (-4)      92           60
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7 G23    NW  8 G20    NW  7 G23    E  5 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 11 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 7110                      5360
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      N  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  85320                     26800
CWR                   0            0            10           0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-220930-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      58 (-2)      83 (0)       53           74
RH % (24h trend)      92 (-2)      41 (-2)      90           58
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7 G19    W  7 G19     NW  6 G17    LGT/VAR
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          3            3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 7640                      5890
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      NW  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  91680                     23560
CWR                   0            0            10           0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-220930-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      55 (-2)      80 (+1)      51           75
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+3)     42 (-7)      89           51
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5 G19                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7 G23    NW  9 G21    NW  7 G23    E  5 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              0
Precip begin                                                 2 PM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   2            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 7910                      5620
Transport wnd (mph)                W 16                      N  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  110740                    33720
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-220930-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
233 PM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      55 (-1)      76 (-2)      48           72
RH % (24h trend)      99 (0)       44 (-9)      91           49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  NW  6 G19                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7 G20     NW 10 G21    NW  6 G20    E  5
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            10 PM
LAL                   3            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 7760                      5670
Transport wnd (mph)                W 21                      NW  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  139680                    39690
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Patchy
fog. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the mid 60s. East
winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the mid 50s. East winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values
high.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 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...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
in the mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values high.

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

$$



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