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...UPDATED
National Weather Service Gray ME
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure building into the region will bring significantly
drier air...with afternoon relative humidity values
falling to between 30 and 40 percent both this afternoon and
again Thursday afternoon.  Northwesterly winds will continue
throughout the region. A widespread wetting rainfall is possible
Friday.

&&

MEZ023>028-162115-
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
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      81 (+7)      50 (-12)     78
RH % (24h trend)      34 (-36)     88 (-11)     37
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5 G20                 W  7 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    NW  5 G19    W 11 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6190                      6270
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     80470                     94050
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-162115-
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
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (0)       48 (-13)     77
RH % (24h trend)      36 (-24)     89 (-10)     39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G23                 W  6 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G23    NW  6 G19    NW 11 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5650                      5940
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16                     NW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     79100                     95040
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-162115-
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
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      70 (-6)      45 (-11)     71
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-11)     85 (-14)     42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G28                 NW 10 G27
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 13 G28    W  8 G25     NW 12 G26
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5290                      5290
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)     89930                     95220
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-162115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+4)      46 (-17)     77
RH % (24h trend)      46 (-33)     96 (-3)      40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  8 G18    LGT/VAR      W  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5360                      5070
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 14                     W 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     64320                     45630
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-162115-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      80 (+6)      51 (-11)     78
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-31)     83 (-14)     38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5 G18                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7 G18    LGT/VAR      NW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5740                      5540
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     74620                     60940
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-162115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      82 (+7)      54 (-7)      80
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-34)     80 (-19)     36
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5 G18                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  8 G18    LGT/VAR      NW  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6000                      5780
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     78000                     63580
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-162115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      81 (+6)      52 (-10)     79
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-35)     82 (-15)     38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G19                 NW  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  6 G19    LGT/VAR      W  9 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5910                      5770
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     76830                     69240
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-162115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      82 (+7)      55 (-7)      79
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-32)     79 (-16)     40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G17                 W  6 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7 G17    LGT/VAR      W 10 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6010                      5940
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     78130                     77220
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-162115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+1)      48 (-13)     76
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-28)     92 (-7)      42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     N  7 G18     LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5350                      5330
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     69550                     63960
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-162115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (+3)      50 (-11)     78
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-30)     85 (-12)     40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5 G20                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  8 G20    LGT/VAR      NW  8 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5470                      5640
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     76580                     73320
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-162115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      81 (+6)      50 (-12)     79
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-33)     87 (-9)      40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G19                 W  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    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          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5730                      5890
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     74490                     82460
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-162115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+1)      51 (-10)     77
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-27)     86 (-10)     42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G18                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    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          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5220                      5650
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16                     NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     73080                     84750
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-162115-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (-2)      48 (-11)     76
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-20)     89 (-10)     43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G23                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G24    NW  6 G23    NW  7 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5180                      5510
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     67340                     82650
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-162115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+2)      49 (-12)     77
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-24)     90 (-7)      44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5 G21                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G23    W  6 G20     W  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5630                      5890
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 14                     NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     67560                     88350
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-162115-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (-2)      45 (-13)     76
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-20)     96 (-3)      43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G36                 NW  6 G25
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 12 G34    NW  9 G33    NW  9 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5210                      5580
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     NW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     67730                     94860
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-162115-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (-1)      48 (-11)     76
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-23)     87 (-8)      42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G32                 NW  5 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 12 G32    NW 11 G33    NW  8 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5500                      5690
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     NW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     71500                     96730
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-162115-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      72 (-3)      44 (-13)     74
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-16)     92 (-6)      43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G37                 NW  7 G25
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 14 G36    NW  9 G37    NW 10 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5290                      5290
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 17                     NW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)     79350                     100510
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-162115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
1123 AM EDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (-7)      45 (-11)     71
RH % (24h trend)      45 (-12)     92 (-7)      47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  9 G27                  NW  7 G24
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 14 G28    W  9 G25     NW 10 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5030                      4820
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     NW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)     80480                     91580
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Daytime humidity values moderate.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. West winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.

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

$$


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