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
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Warmer and drier air arrives Sunday...though again relative humidity
values are not expected to be low. A return to cooler wet weather returns
Monday.

&&

MEZ023>028-280915-
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
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           80
Temp (24h trend)      45 (-3)      65 (+7)      47           58
RH % (24h trend)      96 (0)       61 (-7)      94           72
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      S  8 G17     S  6         SE  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.10
Precip duration                                              4
Precip begin                                                 9 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 3740                      1790
Transport wnd (mph)                S  7                      SE 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  22440                     26850
CWR                   0            0            0            40

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-280915-
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
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           80
Temp (24h trend)      45 (-3)      72 (+12)     48           60
RH % (24h trend)      96 (+1)      52 (-13)     92           67
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      S  5         S  5         SE  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.11
Precip duration                                              5
Precip begin                                                 6 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5090                      2620
Transport wnd (mph)                S  5                      SE 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  20360                     41920
CWR                   0            0            0            40

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-280915-
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
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30           80
Temp (24h trend)      44 (+1)      71 (+14)     48           59
RH % (24h trend)      94 (-3)      51 (-12)     95           67
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.03         0.14
Precip duration                    2            2            7
Precip begin                       7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6620                      2570
Transport wnd (mph)                SW  5                     SE 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  26480                     51400
CWR                   0            0            10           50

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-280915-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           80
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+1)      72 (+10)     51           62
RH % (24h trend)      94 (-2)      53 (-13)     84           68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.41
Precip duration                                 0            7
Precip begin                                    3 AM         Continuing
Precip end                                      Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4720                      1870
Transport wnd (mph)                S  7                      SE  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  28320                     14960
CWR                   0            0            0            100

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-280915-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           80
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+1)      73 (+10)     51           61
RH % (24h trend)      92 (-3)      52 (-9)      84           68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.37
Precip duration                                              7
Precip begin                                                 6 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 3990                      1750
Transport wnd (mph)                S  7                      SE 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  23940                     17500
CWR                   0            0            0            100

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-280915-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           80
Temp (24h trend)      50 (0)       74 (+9)      52           62
RH % (24h trend)      92 (-4)      51 (-9)      82           69
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5        S  5         S  5         SE  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.31
Precip duration                                              6
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 2770                      1780
Transport wnd (mph)                S  8                      SE  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  19390                     14240
CWR                   0            0            0            100

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-280915-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20           80
Temp (24h trend)      49 (-2)      73 (+9)      52           61
RH % (24h trend)      92 (-5)      54 (-8)      85           70
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5        SE  5        SE  5        SE  7 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.27
Precip duration                                              6
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 2890                      1690
Transport wnd (mph)                S  6                      E 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  14450                     15210
CWR                   0            0            0            90

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-280915-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           80
Temp (24h trend)      50 (-1)      68 (+8)      52           58
RH % (24h trend)      94 (0)       62 (-5)      89           75
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  6        SE  8        SE  7        SE 10 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.22
Precip duration                                              5
Precip begin                                                 9 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            4            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 2870                      1800
Transport wnd (mph)                S  7                      SE 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  17220                     21600
CWR                   0            0            0            90

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-280915-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           30           80
Temp (24h trend)      49 (+2)      74 (+13)     51           61
RH % (24h trend)      92 (-5)      49 (-17)     89           68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.43
Precip duration                                 0            8
Precip begin                                    3 AM         Continuing
Precip end                                      Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4980                      1850
Transport wnd (mph)                S  7                      SE 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  29880                     20350
CWR                   0            0            10           100

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-280915-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           80
Temp (24h trend)      48 (-2)      74 (+9)      51           62
RH % (24h trend)      91 (-4)      50 (-9)      89           68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.34
Precip duration                                              8
Precip begin                                                 6 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 3840                      1670
Transport wnd (mph)                S  7                      SE 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  23040                     15030
CWR                   0            0            0            100

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-280915-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20           80
Temp (24h trend)      47 (-2)      70 (+7)      51           59
RH % (24h trend)      94 (-2)      56 (-5)      88           68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      SE  6        SE  5        SE  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.23
Precip duration                                              6
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 2830                      1710
Transport wnd (mph)                S  7                      SE 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  16980                     18810
CWR                   0            0            0            90

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-280915-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           80
Temp (24h trend)      48 (-1)      73 (+9)      51           60
RH % (24h trend)      93 (-1)      49 (-11)     88           66
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5        SE  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.26
Precip duration                                              7
Precip begin                                                 6 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 3010                      1590
Transport wnd (mph)                S  8                      SE 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  21070                     17490
CWR                   0            0            0            90

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-280915-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           30           80
Temp (24h trend)      48 (0)       74 (+12)     51           61
RH % (24h trend)      92 (-2)      46 (-17)     92           68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.34
Precip duration                                 0            8
Precip begin                                    3 AM         Continuing
Precip end                                      Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4930                      1800
Transport wnd (mph)                S  6                      SE 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  24650                     28800
CWR                   0            0            10           100

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-280915-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           80
Temp (24h trend)      46 (-2)      72 (+11)     50           61
RH % (24h trend)      91 (-5)      49 (-14)     91           67
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.22
Precip duration                                              7
Precip begin                                                 6 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 3260                      1620
Transport wnd (mph)                S  7                      SE 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  19560                     22680
CWR                   0            0            0            90

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-280915-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30           80
Temp (24h trend)      45 (-1)      74 (+15)     48           61
RH % (24h trend)      90 (-6)      43 (-20)     96           67
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5         SE  8 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.26
Precip duration                                 0            8
Precip begin                                    3 AM         Continuing
Precip end                                      Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5670                      2230
Transport wnd (mph)                S  6                      SE 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  28350                     37910
CWR                   0            0            10           90

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-280915-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           80
Temp (24h trend)      45 (-2)      73 (+13)     49           60
RH % (24h trend)      93 (0)       48 (-14)     94           69
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.21
Precip duration                                 0            7
Precip begin                                    3 AM         Continuing
Precip end                                      Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4990                      1660
Transport wnd (mph)                S  6                      SE 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  24950                     24900
CWR                   0            0            0            80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-280915-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30           80
Temp (24h trend)      44 (+1)      74 (+15)     48           60
RH % (24h trend)      91 (-2)      45 (-14)     96           65
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  6 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.20
Precip duration                                 1            8
Precip begin                                    12 AM        Continuing
Precip end                                      Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6310                      1780
Transport wnd (mph)                S  5                      SE 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  25240                     28480
CWR                   0            0            10           80

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-280915-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
219 PM EDT Sat May 27 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           40           80
Temp (24h trend)      44 (+3)      71 (+13)     49           59
RH % (24h trend)      95 (-2)      50 (-6)      95           64
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SE  7 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.17
Precip duration                                 1            7
Precip begin                                    10 PM        Continuing
Precip end                                      Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6650                      2380
Transport wnd (mph)                SW  5                     SE 25
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  26600                     52360
CWR                   0            0            10           80

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Patchy fog.
Lows in the upper 40s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values
high.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Patchy
fog. Lows around 50. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. 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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