Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Maine and New Hampshire...UPDATED
National Weather Service Gray ME
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Cloudy, cool, and showery weather is expected into tonight. Briefly drier
conditions are expected Tuesday and Wednesday before the next rain chances
arrive Thursday and Friday.

&&

MEZ023>028-230915-
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
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     80           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      48 (-2)      71 (+13)     48           68
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+11)     46 (-11)     95           55
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  7 G20     S  6         LGT/VAR      E  7 G17
Precip amount         0.16         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       6
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4650                      5220
Transport wnd (mph)                SW  7                     SE  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  27900                     15660
CWR                   40           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-230915-
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
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     90           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      45 (-4)      71 (+13)     49           71
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+10)     42 (-12)     93           49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  6 G17     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
Precip amount         0.10         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       5
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5720                      6220
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 10                     SW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  51480                     18660
CWR                   20           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-230915-
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
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     90           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      41 (-6)      68 (+14)     45           71
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+17)     40 (-15)     90           44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  8 G24                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  8 G20     W  8 G20     NW  6 G17    E  5
Precip amount         0.08         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       4
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6410                      6680
Transport wnd (mph)                W 16                      SW  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  89740                     33400
CWR                   20           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-230915-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      49 (+3)      73 (+17)     50           73
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+4)      36 (-36)     91           47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
Precip amount         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            5 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4550                      6230
Transport wnd (mph)                NW  9                     E  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  36400                     24920
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-230915-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+4)      74 (+18)     51           73
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+5)      35 (-36)     89           48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  6
Precip amount         0.05         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            5 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4830                      5690
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 12                     E  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  48300                     28450
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-230915-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      51 (+2)      74 (+17)     52           74
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+3)      37 (-34)     90           46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5        N  5         LGT/VAR      NE  6
Precip amount         0.06         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            5 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4740                      5880
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 12                     E  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  47400                     35280
CWR                   20           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-230915-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+1)      74 (+18)     51           72
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+4)      37 (-33)     93           49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  7
Precip amount         0.08         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4460                      5550
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 12                     E  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  44600                     33300
CWR                   20           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-230915-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      50 (-1)      69 (+11)     52           67
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+13)    52 (-11)     93           60
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  7 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  8 G20    E  7         E  5         E  9 G19
Precip amount         0.13         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 3510                      3130
Transport wnd (mph)                NW  5                     E  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  14040                     15650
CWR                   30           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-230915-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      48 (+4)      72 (+17)     50           74
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+3)      37 (-34)     89           46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  5 G17     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
Precip amount         0.05         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            5 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5120                      6470
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 10                     SE  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  46080                     19410
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-230915-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     60           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      48 (+1)      74 (+18)     51           74
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+4)      35 (-33)     88           46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5        NW  5        LGT/VAR      E  5
Precip amount         0.05         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            5 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4830                      5660
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 13                     E  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  53130                     28300
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-230915-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     60           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      48 (-1)      72 (+14)     50           70
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+5)      38 (-23)     91           52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  7
Precip amount         0.08         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       4
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4590                      5250
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 12                     E  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  45900                     26250
CWR                   20           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-230915-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     70           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      48 (0)       73 (+16)     51           72
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+7)      37 (-25)     86           48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  6         NW  5        LGT/VAR      E  6
Precip amount         0.06         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4650                      5520
Transport wnd (mph)                NW  9                     SE  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  37200                     22080
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-230915-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     70           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      46 (+1)      73 (+19)     50           74
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+1)      37 (-32)     86           45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  5 G17    NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.06         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5050                      6300
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 13                     SE  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  55550                     18900
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-230915-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     70           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      45 (-3)      74 (+17)     50           72
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+5)      36 (-26)     89           49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       4
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5400                      5540
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 10                     S  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  48600                     16620
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-230915-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     70           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      43 (-2)      73 (+21)     49           73
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+1)      37 (-32)     85           44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  NW  5 G23                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  7 G24     NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.08         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       4
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5160                      6550
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 13                     SW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  56760                     19650
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-230915-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     80           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      44 (-3)      74 (+19)     50           72
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+5)     36 (-28)     86           48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  6 G18     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       4
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5940                      5530
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 13                     SW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  65340                     16590
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-230915-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     80           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      43 (-3)      71 (+17)     46           73
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+6)      39 (-23)     86           40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5 G24                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  7 G24     W  6 G17     W  5         E  5
Precip amount         0.09         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       4
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5610                      6520
Transport wnd (mph)                NW 14                     SW  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  67320                     26080
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-230915-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
501 PM EDT Mon May 22 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud cover           Cloudy       MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     80           20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      42 (-3)      68 (+15)     45           71
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+5)      41 (-26)     88           42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  7 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     S  8 G20     W  8 G19     NW  5        LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.09         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       4                                      1
Precip begin          6 PM                                   8 AM
Precip end            6 AM                                   1 PM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5850                      6570
Transport wnd (mph)                W 16                      W  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  81900                     39420
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows around 50.
East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Patchy fog.
Highs in the mid 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity
values high.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows around 50. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Rain. Highs in the lower 60s. Northeast winds around
5 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. West
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
around 50. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around
70. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values high.

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

$$


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