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
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Good relative humidity recovery is expected each night followed by
minimum daytime humidity values generally above 40 percent through
the weekend. No wetting rains are expected through early next
week.

&&

MEZ023>028-242200-
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
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (-1)      52 (-7)      73
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-4)      96 (+4)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  6 G19    LGT/VAR      W  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7240                      7390
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      NW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     57920                     73900
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-242200-
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
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (-2)      49 (-9)      72
RH % (24h trend)      42 (0)       97 (+3)      43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         NW  5        NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7320                      6930
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      NW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     65880                     69300
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-242200-
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
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      71 (+1)      44 (-9)      67
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-2)      100 (+4)     47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G18                  NW  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G17     NW  6 G17    NW  7 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    1 PM
Precip end                                      Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6920                      5870
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     89960                     82180
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-242200-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (0)       50 (-6)      72
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-3)      98 (+5)      43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6190                      6740
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  9                     W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     49520                     74140
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-242200-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+2)      51 (-7)      73
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-2)      94 (+6)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6770                      6980
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     54160                     76780
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-242200-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (0)       53 (-7)      75
RH % (24h trend)      36 (-2)      94 (+7)      38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6990                      7350
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     55920                     88200
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-242200-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (0)       52 (-8)      76
RH % (24h trend)      38 (0)       97 (+7)      40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6960                      7160
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     62640                     93080
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-242200-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (-2)      55 (-7)      76
RH % (24h trend)      41 (+1)      94 (+6)      40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6                      N  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  6 G19     LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6980                      6950
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     62820                     90350
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-242200-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (0)       50 (-6)      71
RH % (24h trend)      46 (-1)      97 (+4)      46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6380                      6630
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  9                     NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     51040                     72930
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-242200-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+1)      49 (-8)      73
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-2)      99 (+8)      40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6700                      6910
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  9                     NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     53600                     82920
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-242200-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (+1)      52 (-8)      75
RH % (24h trend)      39 (0)       99 (+8)      40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7080                      7160
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     63720                     85920
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-242200-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (0)       51 (-7)      72
RH % (24h trend)      42 (0)       93 (+2)      43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7         LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6590                      6800
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10                     NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     59310                     74800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-242200-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (+1)      49 (-6)      70
RH % (24h trend)      45 (0)       97 (+3)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  6        NW  5        NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6530                      6740
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10                     NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     58770                     74140
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-242200-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+2)      51 (-6)      72
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-1)      95 (+3)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7020                      6900
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  9                     NW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     56160                     69000
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-242200-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      71 (0)       47 (-6)      68
RH % (24h trend)      49 (+2)      97 (+1)      48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7 G18    NW  6 G18    NW  7 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6390                      6370
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 12                     NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     63900                     70070
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-242200-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+2)      48 (-7)      70
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-1)      95 (+1)      44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5        NW  5        NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7250                      6780
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10                     NW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     65250                     67800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-242200-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      72 (+3)      44 (-8)      66
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-3)      99 (+1)      47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G18                  NW  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  8 G18    NW  6 G18    NW  7 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6420                      5890
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     77040                     70680
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-242200-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
316 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      68 (0)       43 (-8)      65
RH % (24h trend)      51 (-1)      100 (+1)     52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7        NW  6 G17    NW  7 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                    1            1
Precip begin                       9 PM         Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5890                      5380
Transport wnd (mph)   W 16                      NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     82460                     64560
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs around 70. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds
around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds around
5 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. West winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds around 5 mph.
Daytime humidity values moderate.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds
around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.

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

$$


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