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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Maine and New Hampshire
National Weather Service Gray ME
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

.DISCUSSION...***This product is currently automated and will not be
updated with regular forecast updates. It should be used for planning
purposes only. If you need additional fire weather information,
please contact the NWS office in Gray, Maine***.

MEZ023-152100-
Coastal York-
Including the cities of Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach,
and Kittery
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      28 (+2)      13 (+4)      34
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-1)      98 (+23)     50
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G17                  W  8 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  6        LGT/VAR      W 11 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2420                      6480
Transport wnd (mph)   W  8                      NW 26
Vent rate (kt-ft)     16940                     149040
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ024-152100-
Coastal Cumberland-
Including the cities of Portland, Cape Elizabeth, South Portland,
Westbrook, Yarmouth, and Brunswick
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      28 (+4)      11 (+3)      34
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-4)      99 (+20)     52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5 G17                  NW  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2800                      6170
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  3                     NW 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)     8400                      111060
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ025>028-152100-
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
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         Snow Showers None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      27 (+5)      9 (+1)       32
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-5)      100 (+20)    54
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G24                  NW  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5 G18     LGT/VAR      NW  7 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                    0
Precip begin                       12 AM
Precip end                         4 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2510                      5100
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      NW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     22590                     81600
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ018-152100-
Interior York-
Including the cities of Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford,
Goodwins Mills, Buxton, Limington, and Berwick
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      25 (+1)      8 (+2)       31
RH % (24h trend)      44 (+2)      100 (+18)    56
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2580                      5720
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      W 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)     15480                     102960
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-019>022-152100-
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
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      24 (+5)      6 (+3)       28
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-3)      100 (+21)    57
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3030                      5370
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     27270                     80550
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-152100-
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
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            30           30
Temp (24h trend)      18 (+10)     5 (+8)       24
RH % (24h trend)      47 (-10)     100 (+10)    58
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  9 G27                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7 G20     LGT/VAR      NW  7 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.03         0.03
Precip duration                    1            2
Precip begin                       10 PM        Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3010                      5390
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     45150                     80850
CWR                   0            10           10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-152100-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         Snow Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      26 (+4)      10 (+4)      31
RH % (24h trend)      53 (+3)      100 (+11)    56
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  8 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 10 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    8 AM
Precip end                                      3 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2600                      5990
Transport wnd (mph)   S  9                      W 24
Vent rate (kt-ft)     20800                     125790
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-152100-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      28 (+5)      10 (+2)      32
RH % (24h trend)      47 (+1)      99 (+20)     51
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      W  8 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 11 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2820                      6140
Transport wnd (mph)   S  8                      NW 25
Vent rate (kt-ft)     19740                     135080
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-152100-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      31 (+4)      17 (+6)      34
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-2)      83 (+7)      48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  7 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 10 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2580                      6140
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  5                     NW 24
Vent rate (kt-ft)     10320                     128940
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-152100-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      29 (+3)      14 (+3)      34
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-3)      95 (+23)     48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  7 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 10 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2420                      5820
Transport wnd (mph)   W  6                      W 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)     12100                     116400
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-152100-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      29 (+2)      15 (0)       36
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-4)      94 (+27)     46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G17                  W  9 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  5        LGT/VAR      W 13 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2290                      6150
Transport wnd (mph)   W  8                      NW 26
Vent rate (kt-ft)     16030                     141450
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-152100-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      25 (+6)      11 (+7)      30
RH % (24h trend)      52 (+3)      100 (+14)    57
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  5 G18                 W  7 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  9 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                    1            0
Precip begin                       11 PM        Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   10 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2710                      6900
Transport wnd (mph)   S  8                      W 24
Vent rate (kt-ft)     18970                     144900
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-152100-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      26 (+3)      12 (+6)      30
RH % (24h trend)      47 (+2)      98 (+19)     54
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   W  6 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 10 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2760                      6520
Transport wnd (mph)   W  6                      NW 25
Vent rate (kt-ft)     13800                     143440
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-152100-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      27 (+4)      9 (+1)       33
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-1)      100 (+24)    51
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      W  7 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 10 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2550                      5910
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      W 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)     15300                     118200
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-152100-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      26 (+4)      12 (+5)      30
RH % (24h trend)      47 (+2)      99 (+22)     56
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  W  6 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2700                      6280
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      NW 24
Vent rate (kt-ft)     16200                     131880
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-152100-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      25 (+6)      10 (+7)      29
RH % (24h trend)      47 (+1)      99 (+15)     58
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5 G20                  W  6 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  9 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                    1            1
Precip begin                       11 PM        Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   11 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2720                      6920
Transport wnd (mph)   W  5                      NW 26
Vent rate (kt-ft)     10880                     159160
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-152100-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      25 (+4)      8 (+4)       29
RH % (24h trend)      44 (+1)      100 (+17)    58
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G21                  W  6 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  9 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2710                      6000
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      W 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)     16260                     120000
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-152100-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           30           30
Temp (24h trend)      24 (+9)      6 (+7)       28
RH % (24h trend)      45 (-4)      100 (+9)     57
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G26                  W  6 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  5 G23    S  6 G28     W  8 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                    1            2
Precip begin                       10 PM        Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2930                      6360
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      NW 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)     17580                     127200
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-152100-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      25 (+6)      5 (+5)       27
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-1)      100 (+17)    58
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5 G23                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  7 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2960                      6740
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      NW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)     17760                     128060
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-152100-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           MClear       MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            30           30
Temp (24h trend)      23 (+11)     5 (+10)      27
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-9)      100 (+7)     59
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G28                  W  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  5 G20    S  5 G26     W  8 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.02         0.03
Precip duration                    1            2
Precip begin                       10 PM        Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2870                      5190
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     25830                     77850
CWR                   0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-152100-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
400 AM EST Fri Dec 15 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            40           50
Temp (24h trend)      19 (+13)     5 (+11)      23
RH % (24h trend)      50 (-12)     100 (+6)     64
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G25                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  6 G17    S  5 G18     W  8 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.05         0.08
Precip duration                    2            2
Precip begin                       9 PM         Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3180                      5060
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     47700                     65780
CWR                   0            20           20

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 8. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 8. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs in the upper
20s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Not as cold. Lows around 19. West
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Highs in the mid 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime
humidity values high.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Lows in the mid 20s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny with a chance of snow showers. Highs in
the lower 30s. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows around 13.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 20s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.

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

$$


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