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
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry weather looks to continue for the balance of the week and into
the upcoming weekend. Minimum relative humidity values of 35 to 45
percent today will be followed by good relative humidity recovery
tonight.

&&

MEZ023-182115-
Coastal York-
Including the cities of Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach,
and Kittery
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      69 (+13)     42 (+3)      74
RH % (24h trend)      39 (+2)      99 (+14)     41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G19                  SW  6 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      SW 10 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3900                      2970
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     35100                     50490
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ024-182115-
Coastal Cumberland-
Including the cities of Portland, Cape Elizabeth, South Portland,
Westbrook, Yarmouth, and Brunswick
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (+13)     43 (+5)      71
RH % (24h trend)      41 (+4)      100 (+13)    47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G21                  SW  7 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      SW 11 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3870                      2620
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     42570                     44540
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ025>028-182115-
Sagadahoc-Lincoln-Knox-Coastal Waldo-
Including the cities of 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
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      65 (+11)     42 (+4)      69
RH % (24h trend)      41 (+1)      100 (+15)    51
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G25                  S  7 G24
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7 G19     LGT/VAR      S 11 G27
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4140                      2470
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16                     SW 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)     57960                     49400
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ018-182115-
Interior York-
Including the cities of Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford,
Goodwins Mills, Buxton, Limington, and Berwick
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      70 (+14)     39 (+4)      73
RH % (24h trend)      38 (+2)      99 (+10)     39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  9 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3780                      3080
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      SW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     34020                     46200
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-019>022-182115-
Southern Oxford-Southern Franklin-Southern Somerset-
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, 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
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      66 (+12)     38 (+3)      71
RH % (24h trend)      40 (+3)      99 (+12)     42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G17     LGT/VAR      SW  8 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3910                      2960
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     SW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     50830                     47360
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-182115-
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
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      61 (+11)     37 (+2)      69
RH % (24h trend)      41 (0)       100 (+6)     39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W 10 G27                  SW  6 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G23     LGT/VAR      SW  9 G25
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3350                      3700
Transport wnd (mph)   W 16                      SW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)     46900                     70300
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-182115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (+12)     39 (+4)      70
RH % (24h trend)      37 (0)       98 (+13)     41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   SW  6 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      SW  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3150                      3290
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     18900                     55930
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-182115-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      69 (+13)     42 (+5)      72
RH % (24h trend)      36 (+1)      98 (+17)     39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  SW  5 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3490                      3060
Transport wnd (mph)   W  8                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     24430                     52020
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-182115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      71 (+13)     45 (+7)      74
RH % (24h trend)      35 (+4)      88 (+9)      36
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  9 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3550                      3270
Transport wnd (mph)   W  8                      SW 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)     24850                     58860
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-182115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      70 (+13)     44 (+8)      75
RH % (24h trend)      36 (+1)      95 (+11)     37
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      SW  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      SW  9 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3480                      3250
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      SW 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)     31320                     58500
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-182115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      69 (+12)     48 (+8)      75
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-2)      92 (+9)      40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G19                  SW  6 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      SW 10 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3470                      3070
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     31230                     52190
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-182115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      67 (+12)     40 (+5)      71
RH % (24h trend)      39 (+2)      96 (+10)     39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5 G18                  SW  5 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  9 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3310                      3550
Transport wnd (mph)   W  8                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     23170                     60350
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-182115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      69 (+12)     39 (+5)      72
RH % (24h trend)      37 (+3)      100 (+11)    38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      SW  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3480                      3250
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10                     SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     31320                     55250
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-182115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      69 (+13)     41 (+5)      74
RH % (24h trend)      37 (0)       98 (+12)     38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3590                      3190
Transport wnd (mph)   W 12                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     35900                     54230
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-182115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      66 (+10)     42 (+5)      70
RH % (24h trend)      39 (+5)      95 (+13)     40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3300                      3220
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 12                     SW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     33000                     51520
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-182115-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      67 (+13)     41 (+7)      71
RH % (24h trend)      41 (+3)      97 (+8)      39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G23                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5 G17     LGT/VAR      SW  8 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3230                      3230
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  9                     SW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     25840                     51680
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-182115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           Clear        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      66 (+11)     40 (+5)      71
RH % (24h trend)      40 (+4)      98 (+12)     41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G23                  SW  5 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G17     LGT/VAR      SW  9 G25
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3440                      3140
Transport wnd (mph)   W 12                      SW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     34400                     50240
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-182115-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      65 (+13)     39 (+5)      70
RH % (24h trend)      42 (+4)      95 (+6)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G34                  S  7 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G24     LGT/VAR      SW 10 G29
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3460                      3110
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 12                     SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     34600                     52870
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-182115-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      66 (+12)     38 (+3)      72
RH % (24h trend)      39 (+1)      98 (+9)      39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G28                  SW  5 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G20     LGT/VAR      SW  9 G25
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3680                      3060
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 14                     SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     44160                     52020
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-182115-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      64 (+13)     34 (0)       72
RH % (24h trend)      42 (+4)      100 (+11)    37
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W 10 G35                  SW  6 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G26     SW  5 G17    SW 10 G31
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3330                      3310
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      SW 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)     39960                     59580
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-182115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
316 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      62 (+12)     36 (0)       69
RH % (24h trend)      43 (+1)      98 (+5)      39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W 10 G26                  SW  8 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G21     LGT/VAR      SW 11 G26
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3300                      3010
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      SW 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)     42900                     60200
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around
5 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Daytime humidity values high.

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

$$


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