Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Maine and New Hampshire
National Weather Service Gray ME
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Wet weather will continue at least into the middle of the week.

&&

MEZ023>028-292115-
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
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Drizzle
Chance precip (%)     30           40           20
Temp (24h trend)      51 (-10)     45 (-1)      59
RH % (24h trend)      78 (+15)     100 (0)      70
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E  8 G23                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E  9 G17     E  5 G17     SE  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.02         0.00
Precip duration       1            2            0
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   10 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2970                      1820
Transport wnd (mph)   E 18                      S  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     47520                     14560
CWR                   0            10           0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-292115-
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
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     40           60           20
Temp (24h trend)      55 (-15)     45 (-2)      60
RH % (24h trend)      72 (+17)     100 (0)      69
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  6        LGT/VAR      SE  6 G17
Precip amount         0.02         0.03         0.01
Precip duration       1            3            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3150                      2390
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 15                     S 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     40950                     21510
CWR                   0            10           0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-292115-
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
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     40           70           50
Temp (24h trend)      54 (-17)     42 (-4)      61
RH % (24h trend)      70 (+17)     100 (+1)     64
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  9 G24                 S  6 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE 10 G17    SE  8 G20    S  9 G23
Precip amount         0.02         0.06         0.06
Precip duration       1            4            2
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          3            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2700                      2160
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 17                     S 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     40500                     32400
CWR                   10           10           20

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-292115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      55 (-15)     45 (-4)      65
RH % (24h trend)      79 (+23)     100 (+10)    64
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  5                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E  5         LGT/VAR      S  6
Precip amount         0.11         0.02         0.03
Precip duration       7            0            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   1 PM
Precip end            Continuing   12 AM        Continuing
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2830                      2700
Transport wnd (mph)   E 17                      S 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     42450                     32400
CWR                   40           0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-292115-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           30           20
Temp (24h trend)      54 (-17)     45 (-6)      65
RH % (24h trend)      81 (+25)     100 (+10)    64
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  5                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E  5         LGT/VAR      SE  6
Precip amount         0.08         0.02         0.01
Precip duration       6            1            0
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2950                      3220
Transport wnd (mph)   E 17                      S 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     44250                     38640
CWR                   30           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-292115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     90           40           20
Temp (24h trend)      54 (-20)     47 (-5)      66
RH % (24h trend)      81 (+28)     100 (+10)    63
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E  7 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E  5         LGT/VAR      SE  6
Precip amount         0.04         0.02         0.00
Precip duration       4            1
Precip begin          9 AM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2860                      3460
Transport wnd (mph)   E 17                      S 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     42900                     31140
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-292115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Drizzle
Chance precip (%)     70           60           20
Temp (24h trend)      53 (-17)     46 (-4)      64
RH % (24h trend)      83 (+27)     100 (+3)     67
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E  7 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E  5         LGT/VAR      SE  6
Precip amount         0.04         0.03         0.00
Precip duration       4            1            0
Precip begin          9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2490                      3380
Transport wnd (mph)   E 15                      S  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     32370                     27040
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-292115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Drizzle
Chance precip (%)     70           80           20
Temp (24h trend)      50 (-11)     47 (-3)      60
RH % (24h trend)      87 (+21)     100 (0)      73
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E 10 G24                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E  9         E  6 G17     SE  8 G17
Precip amount         0.03         0.02         0.00
Precip duration       2            2            0
Precip begin          9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   10 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    1990                      2480
Transport wnd (mph)   E 15                      S  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     25870                     19840
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-292115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           30           50
Temp (24h trend)      55 (-16)     44 (-7)      63
RH % (24h trend)      78 (+24)     100 (+9)     68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  7 G23                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  6        SE  5        SE  7 G17
Precip amount         0.12         0.04         0.06
Precip duration       7            1            1
Precip begin          9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2810                      2090
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 18                     S 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     44960                     25080
CWR                   40           0            20

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-292115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance precip (%)     90           50           40
Temp (24h trend)      53 (-20)     45 (-6)      64
RH % (24h trend)      81 (+28)     100 (+6)     66
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E  6         LGT/VAR      SE  6
Precip amount         0.08         0.03         0.02
Precip duration       5            1            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3050                      2930
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 18                     S 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     48800                     32230
CWR                   30           0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-292115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Drizzle
Chance precip (%)     70           80           20
Temp (24h trend)      50 (-19)     45 (-4)      62
RH % (24h trend)      85 (+29)     100 (0)      69
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E  7 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E  5         LGT/VAR      SE  6
Precip amount         0.03         0.03         0.00
Precip duration       3            2            0
Precip begin          9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2430                      2440
Transport wnd (mph)   E 15                      S  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     31590                     19520
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-292115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     80           70           40
Temp (24h trend)      51 (-22)     45 (-5)      62
RH % (24h trend)      83 (+29)     100 (+4)     69
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E  9 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E  6         E  5         SE  7
Precip amount         0.07         0.04         0.02
Precip duration       5            1            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2600                      2380
Transport wnd (mph)   E 17                      S 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     39000                     21420
CWR                   30           0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-292115-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance precip (%)     100          50           60
Temp (24h trend)      53 (-21)     43 (-8)      62
RH % (24h trend)      81 (+28)     100 (+5)     71
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  8 G24                 SE  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  8        SE  7 G17    SE  7 G19
Precip amount         0.11         0.04         0.08
Precip duration       6            1            2
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2470                      1870
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 18                     S 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     39520                     18700
CWR                   40           0            30

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-292115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     80           90           40
Temp (24h trend)      50 (-22)     44 (-4)      61
RH % (24h trend)      88 (+34)     100 (+1)     69
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E  9 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E  5         LGT/VAR      SE  6 G17
Precip amount         0.07         0.04         0.04
Precip duration       5            2            1
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2380                      2110
Transport wnd (mph)   E 14                      S  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     28560                     16880
CWR                   30           0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-292115-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance precip (%)     80           70           60
Temp (24h trend)      57 (-15)     42 (-8)      62
RH % (24h trend)      75 (+21)     100 (+7)     66
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  9 G26                 S  6 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  9 G18    SE  8 G20    S  9 G23
Precip amount         0.13         0.06         0.12
Precip duration       5            1            2
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2380                      2090
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 16                     S 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     33320                     22990
CWR                   50           0            50

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-292115-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     90           100          50
Temp (24h trend)      49 (-23)     42 (-5)      60
RH % (24h trend)      86 (+32)     100 (0)      72
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E  6 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  6        SE  5        SE  6 G17
Precip amount         0.12         0.06         0.07
Precip duration       5            2            2
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2090                      1630
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 13                     S 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     22990                     16300
CWR                   50           0            30

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-292115-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance precip (%)     80           100          60
Temp (24h trend)      56 (-15)     42 (-5)      65
RH % (24h trend)      69 (+16)     100 (+1)     59
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  9 G27                 S  5 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE 11 G18    SE  9 G20    S  9 G21
Precip amount         0.10         0.06         0.12
Precip duration       3            3            2
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          3            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    1980                      2710
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 16                     S 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     27720                     32520
CWR                   40           0            50

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-292115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
338 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Chance precip (%)     70           90           60
Temp (24h trend)      54 (-18)     43 (-5)      66
RH % (24h trend)      75 (+25)     100 (+3)     59
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE 10 G27                 S  7 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE 12 G20    SE 10 G23    S 10 G23
Precip amount         0.06         0.05         0.15
Precip duration       1            3            2
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          3            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    1840                      2830
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 18                     S 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     29440                     42450
CWR                   30           10           80

REMARKS...None.

$$

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

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

$$



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