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
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Warm and humid conditions continue today, with a little bit less
humidity on Friday. Expect cooler conditions this weekend, with a
good chance of rain early next week.

&&

MEZ023>028-202130-
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
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      87 (+9)      61 (-3)      88
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-23)     97 (-3)      38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      W  8 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                    0
Precip begin                       6 PM
Precip end                         10 PM
LAL                   2            2            2
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7130                      7770
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     57040                     116550
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-202130-
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
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      88 (+3)      60 (-4)      86
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-11)     93 (-6)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      W  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                    0            1
Precip begin                       6 PM         1 PM
Precip end                         10 PM        6 PM
LAL                   2            2            2
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7280                      7360
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      W 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     80080                     125120
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-202130-
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
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      82 (+1)      57 (-4)      80
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-6)      93 (-6)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  6 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      NW 10 G25
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration       0                         1
Precip begin          2 PM                      10 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      6 PM
LAL                   2            2            3
Haines Index          3            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6640                      7030
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10                     W 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)     59760                     126540
CWR                   0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-202130-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     30           30           20
Temp (24h trend)      88 (+3)      61 (-2)      85
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-12)     95 (-3)      44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7         LGT/VAR      NW 10 G20
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6890                      5420
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     82680                     75880
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-202130-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      89 (+3)      63 (-2)      88
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-11)     88 (-5)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7         LGT/VAR      NW 10 G20
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8130                      5790
Transport wnd (mph)   W 16                      W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     113820                    75270
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-202130-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      91 (+1)      66 (-1)      89
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-9)      83 (-8)      38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW  9 G19
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       0            1
Precip begin          4 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8420                      6170
Transport wnd (mph)   W 16                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     117880                    74040
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-202130-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      91 (+2)      64 (-2)      90
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-9)      86 (-9)      37
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      W 10 G20
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       0            1
Precip begin          3 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8200                      6630
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     106600                    92820
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-202130-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      90 (+4)      66 (-1)      90
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-15)     87 (-8)      39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  5         LGT/VAR      W  9 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.00
Precip duration                    1
Precip begin                       6 PM
Precip end                         4 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7470                      6990
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     59760                     90870
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-202130-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      85 (+2)      60 (-3)      83
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-11)     92 (-5)      44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW 10 G21
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   2 AM
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6270                      5930
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     75240                     88950
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-202130-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      89 (+2)      62 (-1)      88
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-10)     89 (-8)      39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW 10 G21
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0            1
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7720                      6190
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     100360                    86660
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-202130-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      89 (+2)      63 (-2)      89
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-12)     89 (-7)      38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      W 10 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0            1
Precip begin          3 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7780                      6920
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     93360                     103800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-202130-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      89 (+4)      63 (0)       86
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-14)     84 (-11)     41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      W 11 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0            1
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   3 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7320                      6270
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     95160                     94050
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-202130-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      86 (+1)      58 (-3)      84
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-5)      94 (-4)      44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   NW  5 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW 11 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0            1
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6800                      6410
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     74800                     96150
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-202130-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      89 (+5)      60 (-4)      86
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-17)     91 (-4)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      W 10 G25
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0            0
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7110                      6600
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      W 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     78210                     105600
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-202130-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      84 (+2)      57 (-4)      81
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-4)      94 (-4)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   NW  5 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G17     LGT/VAR      NW 12 G29
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            0
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   9 PM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6730                      6450
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      W 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     74030                     109650
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-202130-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      88 (+4)      58 (-4)      84
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-11)     93 (-4)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   NW  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      NW 10 G25
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            0
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   9 PM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7070                      6960
Transport wnd (mph)   W 12                      W 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     70700                     118320
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-202130-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      85 (+5)      55 (-5)      81
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-7)      96 (-3)      46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  5 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G17     LGT/VAR      NW 11 G28
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            0            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   12 PM
Precip end            Continuing   9 PM         6 PM
LAL                   2            2            2
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6470                      5970
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      W 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)     77640                     119400
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-202130-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
302 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      81 (+3)      55 (-5)      76
RH % (24h trend)      46 (-4)      97 (-2)      51
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  6 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW 11 G25
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration       0            0            1
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing   11 AM
Precip end            Continuing   9 PM         6 PM
LAL                   2            2            3
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6170                      4900
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      NW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     67870                     78400
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West 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. Highs in the
lower 70s. 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 in the
lower 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values
high.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.

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

$$


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