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
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Drier weather is expected today however isolated afternoon showers
and perhaps a spot thunderstorm will be possible this afternoon. A
warm front arriving on Thursday night will spread a period of
rain into the area with increasing humidity to the south of the
warm front.

&&

MEZ023>028-282115-
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
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      74 (+3)      50 (-2)      76
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-12)     91 (-7)      48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      SW  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G21     W  6 G17     SW 10 G25
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.02
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          1 PM                      1 PM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7520                      5990
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      SW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     112800                    65890
CWR                   0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-282115-
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
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           20           50
Temp (24h trend)      72 (0)       50 (-1)      75
RH % (24h trend)      49 (-5)      92 (-5)      46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G19     W  6         SW  9 G19
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.04
Precip duration       1                         1
Precip begin          11 AM                     11 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7380                      8520
Transport wnd (mph)   W 16                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     103320                    144840
CWR                   0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-282115-
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
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      Rain
Chance precip (%)     30           20           70
Temp (24h trend)      67 (0)       47 (+1)      71
RH % (24h trend)      52 (-4)      99 (+1)      48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G18                  W  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 11 G21     W  8 G20     SW 10 G20
Precip amount         0.04         0.01         0.05
Precip duration       2            1            3
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing   10 AM
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6990                      8200
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     SW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     111840                    123000
CWR                   10           0            20

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-282115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           20           40
Temp (24h trend)      72 (+3)      51 (+2)      76
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-21)     90 (-7)      51
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G18                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G21     W  6         SW  8 G21
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.03
Precip duration       0                         2
Precip begin          2 PM                      9 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7560                      2640
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     W 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     128520                    23760
CWR                   10           0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-282115-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+4)      53 (+2)      77
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-18)     80 (-14)     48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G18                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G20     W  5         SW  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip duration       0                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      10 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7660                      5110
Transport wnd (mph)   W 20                      SW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     130220                    81760
CWR                   0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-282115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+2)      55 (+3)      81
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-16)     76 (-20)     43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 11 G20     W  5         SW  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    1 PM
Precip end                                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7820                      6540
Transport wnd (mph)   W 18                      W 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)     125120                    130800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-282115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+1)      53 (+1)      80
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-15)     79 (-18)     45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G19     W  5         SW  9 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    1 PM
Precip end                                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7710                      7230
Transport wnd (mph)   W 21                      W 24
Vent rate (kt-ft)     138780                    151830
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-282115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+1)      55 (+2)      79
RH % (24h trend)      45 (-11)     83 (-12)     51
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G18     W  6         SW  8 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                 0
Precip begin                                    2 PM
Precip end                                      Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7720                      7490
Transport wnd (mph)   W 21                      SW 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)     138960                    134820
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-282115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           20           70
Temp (24h trend)      71 (+4)      51 (+1)      73
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-16)     87 (-8)      56
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G18                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G21     W  5         SW  8 G17
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.08
Precip duration       0                         3
Precip begin          2 PM                      9 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7340                      5110
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     SW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     124780                    76650
CWR                   0            0            30

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-282115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           20           50
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+4)      50 (-1)      75
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-17)     83 (-13)     51
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G20     W  5         SW  8 G17
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.05
Precip duration       0                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      10 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7400                      6230
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     SW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     125800                    93450
CWR                   0            0            20

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-282115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+1)      51 (0)       78
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-10)     84 (-13)     47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G18                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G20     W  5 G17     SW  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    1 PM
Precip end                                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7770                      8380
Transport wnd (mph)   W 22                      SW 24
Vent rate (kt-ft)     147630                    175980
CWR                   0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-282115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           20           50
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+2)      53 (+1)      75
RH % (24h trend)      45 (-14)     79 (-13)     52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G18                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G20     W  5 G17     SW  8 G17
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.06
Precip duration       0                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      11 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7290                      6550
Transport wnd (mph)   W 21                      SW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     131220                    85150
CWR                   0            0            20

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-282115-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     30           20           70
Temp (24h trend)      71 (+3)      49 (0)       72
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-13)     85 (-11)     59
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G18                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G21     W  5 G17     SW  8 G18
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.10
Precip duration       1                         3
Precip begin          2 PM                      10 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7050                      6640
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     SW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     119850                    99600
CWR                   10           0            40

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-282115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           20           50
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+3)      50 (-1)      74
RH % (24h trend)      46 (-12)     80 (-15)     48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G18                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G21     W  6 G18     SW  9 G21
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.06
Precip duration       0                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      11 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7210                      6940
Transport wnd (mph)   W 21                      SW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     129780                    97160
CWR                   0            0            20

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-282115-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      Rain
Chance precip (%)     30           20           80
Temp (24h trend)      70 (+4)      47 (0)       70
RH % (24h trend)      50 (-10)     91 (-7)      57
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G21                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G25     W  5 G23     SW  9 G24
Precip amount         0.06         0.02         0.12
Precip duration       1            0            3
Precip begin          7 AM         Continuing   11 AM
Precip end            Continuing   8 PM         Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6710                      7260
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     SW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     107360                    108900
CWR                   20           0            50

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-282115-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Rain
Chance precip (%)     30           30           70
Temp (24h trend)      71 (+3)      48 (-1)      73
RH % (24h trend)      46 (-11)     86 (-9)      52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G20     W  6 G18     SW  9 G21
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.08
Precip duration       0                         2
Precip begin          2 PM                      11 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7300                      7200
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 17                     W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     109500                    108000
CWR                   10           0            30

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-282115-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      Rain
Chance precip (%)     30           30           80
Temp (24h trend)      69 (+3)      45 (-2)      71
RH % (24h trend)      52 (-5)      96 (-1)      52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G20                  W  5 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 11 G24     W  7 G23     SW  9 G21
Precip amount         0.05         0.01         0.09
Precip duration       1            0            3
Precip begin          7 AM         Continuing   11 AM
Precip end            Continuing   8 PM         Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6430                      7730
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     102880                    131410
CWR                   20           0            40

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-282115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
330 AM EDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      Rain
Chance precip (%)     30           30           80
Temp (24h trend)      66 (+1)      44 (-2)      67
RH % (24h trend)      57 (+3)      99 (0)       55
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  SW  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G20     W  7 G19     SW 10 G19
Precip amount         0.08         0.02         0.07
Precip duration       1            1            4
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing   11 AM
Precip end            Continuing   2 AM         Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6290                      7200
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     SW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     106930                    108000
CWR                   20           0            20

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around
80. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime
humidity values high.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms
likely. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.

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

$$


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