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
ALL BUT SOUTHWEST NEW HAMPSHIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
305 AM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE BRINGS LIGHT WINDS...SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES AND
LOW HUMIDITY LEVELS TODAY. A SEA BREEZE DEVELOPS ALONG THE COAST
THIS AFTERNOON. FAIR WEATHER CONTINUES TONIGHT WITH LIGHT WINDS
AND INCREASING NIGHTTIME HUMIDITY LEVELS. SATURDAY IS ANOTHER DAY
WITH LIGHT WINDS AND SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES THOUGH HUMIDITY
LEVELS MAY BE SLIGHTLY HIGHER. A SEA BREEZE DEVELOPS ON SATURDAY
AND WILL PUSH FURTHER INLAND ACROSS SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL MAINE.

A WARM FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE SOUTHWEST SATURDAY NIGHT AND
SUNDAY BRINGING WARMER AND MORE HUMID WEATHER WITH A THREAT OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS INCREASING. THE VERY WARM AND HUMID
WEATHER WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUES AHEAD
OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

MEZ007>009-112130-
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM...
JACKMAN
305 AM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      76 (+7)      45 (-3)      80
RH % (24H TREND)      37 (+3)      100 (+1)     38
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                4            4            4
MIXING HGT            8430                      7690
TRANSPORT WIND        W  7                      SW 12
VENTILATION RATE      50580                     76900
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-112130-
SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-INTERIOR YORK-
INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-INTERIOR WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUMFORD...NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD...
FARMINGTON...WILTON...MADISON...SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD...
SANFORD...BERWICK...NORTH WINDHAM...GORHAM...BRIDGTON...
LEWISTON-AUBURN...LIVERMORE FALLS...AUGUSTA...WATERVILLE...
WINTERPORT...UNITY
305 AM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (+1)      49 (-4)      81
RH % (24H TREND)      37 (+2)      100 (+3)     40
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            3            4
MIXING HGT            8320                      7540
TRANSPORT WIND        SW  6                     SW 12
VENTILATION RATE      41600                     75400
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ023>028-112130-
COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-KNOX-
COASTAL WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BIDDEFORD...SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...
KITTERY...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...WESTBROOK...BATH...
TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...WALDOBORO...CAMDEN...
ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...BELFAST...LINCOLNVILLE
305 AM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      77 (-2)      54 (-1)      77
RH % (24H TREND)      42 (+3)      100 (+7)     47
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW  6        SW  6        S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            4            3
MIXING HGT            5860                      3930
TRANSPORT WIND        S  6                      S 13
VENTILATION RATE      29300                     43230
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ001>004-112130-
NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER...
LITTLETON...NORTH CONWAY
305 AM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      77 (+7)      43 (-4)      81
RH % (24H TREND)      35 (-3)      100 (+3)     39
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                4            4            4
MIXING HGT            8190                      7500
TRANSPORT WIND        W  5                      SW 12
VENTILATION RATE      32760                     75000
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ005-007-112130-
SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SULLIVAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEBANON...HANOVER...PLYMOUTH...
CLAREMONT...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN
305 AM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (+4)      51 (0)       83
RH % (24H TREND)      36 (+1)      100 (+3)     38
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            3            4
MIXING HGT            8550                      8130
TRANSPORT WIND        W  3                      W 12
VENTILATION RATE      25650                     81300
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ006-008>010-013-112130-
SOUTHERN CARROLL-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOLFEBORO...OSSIPEE...CONCORD...
HOOKSETT...LACONIA...MEREDITH...ROCHESTER...DOVER...SALEM...
DERRY...EXETER
305 AM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (+1)      52 (-3)      83
RH % (24H TREND)      38 (+5)      100 (+5)     39
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            3            3
MIXING HGT            8230                      7850
TRANSPORT WIND        SW  3                     SW  9
VENTILATION RATE      24690                     62800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ014-112130-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
305 AM EDT FRI JUL 11 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      75 (-4)      57 (-3)      80
RH % (24H TREND)      46 (+7)      100 (+5)     45
20FTWND AM(MPH)       NE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       E  7         S  5         S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                4            3            3
MIXING HGT            2240                      1970
TRANSPORT WIND        E  9                      S 10
VENTILATION RATE      17920                     17730
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES HIGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES
MODERATE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY
VALUES HIGH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES
MODERATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION BELOW NORMAL.

$$





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