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
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Good relative humidity recovery will occur tonight and Monday night.
Minimum relative humidity values on Monday will remain above 40 percent.
Moisture will increase on Tuesday with the potential for a wetting rain
Tuesday night and Wednesday as a cold front moves through the forecast area.

&&

MEZ023>028-210915-
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
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            30
Temp (24h trend)      56 (-7)      85 (+6)      61           87
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+1)     43 (-13)     95           51
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G17     SW  8 G20    SW  6 G19    S 10 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 10 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          4            3            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6100                      3050
Transport wnd (mph)                SW 13                     S 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  67100                     51850
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-210915-
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
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           40
Temp (24h trend)      56 (-7)      85 (+6)      60           88
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+1)     42 (-13)     92           48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5 G17     W  7 G17     LGT/VAR      S  8 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          4            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6270                      5820
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      SW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  75240                     110580
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-210915-
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
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           50
Temp (24h trend)      55 (-5)      81 (+9)      59           84
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+4)     45 (-16)     93           50
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  6 G19                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G23     W  9 G20     W  6 G19     S  7 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.04
Precip duration                                              2
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            4
Haines Index          4            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6140                      6170
Transport wnd (mph)                W 16                      S 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  85960                     117230
CWR                   0            0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-210915-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           50
Temp (24h trend)      54 (-8)      84 (+5)      62           88
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+1)     46 (-8)      92           53
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  9 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              2
Precip begin                                                 9 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6310                      3990
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      SW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  75720                     75810
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-210915-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           40
Temp (24h trend)      58 (-6)      85 (+5)      63           89
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+1)      44 (-6)      90           48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  6         LGT/VAR      SW 10
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 9 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6630                      4950
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      SW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  79560                     94050
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-210915-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            40
Temp (24h trend)      61 (-4)      87 (+3)      64           91
RH % (24h trend)      96 (+2)      41 (-6)      87           46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  6         LGT/VAR      SW 10
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 9 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6710                      5050
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      SW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  80520                     95950
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-210915-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            40
Temp (24h trend)      59 (-5)      87 (+4)      64           92
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+2)      42 (-7)      89           45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  7         W  5         SW 10
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 9 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6530                      5080
Transport wnd (mph)                W 13                      SW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  71830                     96520
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-210915-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            30
Temp (24h trend)      61 (-4)      86 (+4)      66           90
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+1)      44 (-10)     88           47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5                      SW  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         SW  7        SW  6        S 12 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              1
Precip begin                                                 10 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6350                      4450
Transport wnd (mph)                W 13                      SW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  69850                     71200
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-210915-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           50
Temp (24h trend)      55 (-6)      83 (+5)      62           88
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+1)     46 (-8)      91           50
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  7         SW  5        S  9 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              2
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            4
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6240                      5150
Transport wnd (mph)                W 15                      SW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  81120                     97850
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-210915-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           40
Temp (24h trend)      57 (-5)      86 (+5)      62           91
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+2)      42 (-8)      91           45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  7         LGT/VAR      SW 10
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              2
Precip begin                                                 9 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6500                      5150
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      SW 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  78000                     92700
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-210915-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            40
Temp (24h trend)      57 (-6)      86 (+4)      63           92
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+2)     43 (-6)      90           44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5 G17     W  7         W  5         SW  9 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                                              2
Precip begin                                                 9 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6400                      5150
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  76800                     87550
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-210915-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           50
Temp (24h trend)      58 (-4)      84 (+4)      62           89
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+1)      43 (-8)      89           47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5 G17     W  7         LGT/VAR      SW 11 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              2
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6260                      4970
Transport wnd (mph)                W 15                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  81380                     84490
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-210915-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           50
Temp (24h trend)      56 (-3)      84 (+7)      61           88
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+1)      44 (-9)      91           48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5 G19    W  7         LGT/VAR      SW 10
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              2
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            4
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6110                      5470
Transport wnd (mph)                W 15                      SW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  79430                     87520
CWR                   0            0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-210915-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           50
Temp (24h trend)      57 (-5)      84 (+6)      61           89
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+4)     45 (-11)     91           48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5 G19     W  7 G17     LGT/VAR      SW  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration                                              2
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6160                      5130
Transport wnd (mph)                W 15                      SW 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  80080                     87210
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-210915-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20           60
Temp (24h trend)      53 (-7)      82 (+8)      59           87
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+6)     45 (-13)     91           49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  5 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7 G25    W  7 G19     SW  6 G24    SW  9 G28
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip duration                                              3
Precip begin                                                 7 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            4
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5800                      6160
Transport wnd (mph)                W 15                      SW 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  75400                     110880
CWR                   0            0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-210915-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20           50
Temp (24h trend)      54 (-7)      83 (+7)      60           88
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+6)     43 (-13)     91           47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G20     W  6         W  5         SW  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip duration                                              2
Precip begin                                                 8 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            4
Haines Index          3            3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 6490                      5740
Transport wnd (mph)                W 14                      SW 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  77880                     103320
CWR                   0            0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-210915-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20           60
Temp (24h trend)      51 (-8)      82 (+9)      57           87
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+8)     43 (-14)     91           45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  6 G18                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G25     W  8 G19     W  6 G20     S  9 G27
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip duration                                              4
Precip begin                                                 6 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            4
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5620                      6670
Transport wnd (mph)                W 15                      SW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  73060                     126730
CWR                   0            0            0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-210915-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
236 PM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20           60
Temp (24h trend)      54 (-4)      80 (+8)      59           84
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+5)     47 (-15)     94           49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  W  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G23     W  9 G19     W  6 G18     S  8 G24
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.05
Precip duration                                              4
Precip begin                                                 6 AM
Precip end                                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            4
Haines Index          3            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5590                      6360
Transport wnd (mph)                W 16                      SW 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  78260                     127200
CWR                   0            0            0            20

REMARKS...None.

$$

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

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

$$



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