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
843 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LOW WILL PRODUCE CLOUDS AND SHOWERY WEATHER ACROSS THE AREA
THROUGH TONIGHT. THERE WILL BE A FEW LINGERING SHOWERS ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS
THURSDAY BEFORE THE UPPER LOW EXITS THE REGION. MODERATE RH LEVELS TODAY
FOLLOWED BY GOOD RH RECOVERY TONIGHT. NORTHWEST WIND WILL GUST UP TO 40 MPH
ON THURSDAY WITH MINIMUM RH OF 30 TO 40 PERCENT.

MEZ007>009-232115-
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM...
JACKMAN
843 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         60           50           30
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      49 (-7)      30 (-8)      49
RH % (24H TREND)      62 (+8)      91 (-4)      47
20FTWND AM(MPH)       W  7 G17                  NW 25 G42
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 11 G26    NW 15 G29    NW 25 G42
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.11         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       5            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            2            2
MIXING HGT            7200                      6080
TRANSPORT WIND        NW 21                     N 39
VENTILATION RATE      129600                    206720
CWR                   10           30           0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-232115-
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
843 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         60           50           20
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      58 (-7)      34 (-7)      55
RH % (24H TREND)      52 (+18)     83 (-9)      35
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW 22 G35
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW  9 G23    NW 14 G24    NW 24 G41
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.12         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       5            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   4 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            3            2
MIXING HGT            8810                      6060
TRANSPORT WIND        NW 10                     N 40
VENTILATION RATE      79290                     212100
CWR                   20           30           0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ023>028-232115-
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
843 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         60           60           20
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      59 (+1)      35 (-7)      56
RH % (24H TREND)      53 (-2)      85 (-9)      35
20FTWND AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW 24 G36
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW  7 G26    NW 14 G27    NW 25 G44
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.14         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       5            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   4 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            3            3
MIXING HGT            7070                      5530
TRANSPORT WIND        NW  7                     N 39
VENTILATION RATE      42420                     188020
CWR                   40           40           0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ001>004-232115-
NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER...
LITTLETON...NORTH CONWAY
843 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         60           50           30
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (-11)     28 (-12)     51
RH % (24H TREND)      55 (+26)     92 (-4)      39
20FTWND AM(MPH)       NW  8 G23                 NW 20 G46
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 11 G34    NW 12 G36    NW 22 G44
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.06         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       5            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            2            2
MIXING HGT            9290                      6430
TRANSPORT WIND        NW 17                     NW 40
VENTILATION RATE      139350                    225050
CWR                   20           10           0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ005-007-232115-
SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SULLIVAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEBANON...HANOVER...PLYMOUTH...
CLAREMONT...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN
843 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         60           50           0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (-17)     30 (-13)     54
RH % (24H TREND)      49 (+24)     85 (-5)      30
20FTWND AM(MPH)       NW  8 G18                 NW 19 G32
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 14 G27    NW 13 G26    NW 21 G35
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   5 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            2            2
MIXING HGT            6910                      6460
TRANSPORT WIND        NW 24                     NW 41
VENTILATION RATE      145110                    232560
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ006-008>010-013-232115-
SOUTHERN CARROLL-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOLFEBORO...OSSIPEE...CONCORD...
HOOKSETT...LACONIA...MEREDITH...ROCHESTER...DOVER...SALEM...
DERRY...EXETER
843 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         60           50           0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      56 (-18)     32 (-12)     55
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (+27)     80 (-9)      29
20FTWND AM(MPH)       W  6                      NW 22 G36
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 13 G29    NW 15 G29    NW 23 G40
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   5 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            3            2
MIXING HGT            8120                      5930
TRANSPORT WIND        NW 21                     NW 40
VENTILATION RATE      146160                    207550
CWR                   40           0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ014-232115-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
843 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         60           50           0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      56 (-10)     36 (-12)     58
RH % (24H TREND)      57 (+15)     81 (-8)      30
20FTWND AM(MPH)       W  6                      NW 25 G35
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 13 G27    NW 18 G31    NW 26 G40
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.22         0.08         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES                3            3            3
MIXING HGT            5140                      5370
TRANSPORT WIND        NW 26                     NW 40
VENTILATION RATE      118220                    187950
CWR                   80           10           0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHWEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.

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

$$






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