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
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Relative humidities will drop into the upper 20s to mid 30s in
southeast New Hampshire and southwest Maine this afternoon along
with winds of 10 to 20 mph. Although warm temperatures are
expected through the weekend, humidity will be on the increase.

&&

MEZ023-202115-
Coastal York-
Including the cities of Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach,
and Kittery
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (-3)      38 (-7)      72
RH % (24h trend)      29 (-15)     89 (+2)      37
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  9 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G19    NW  6 G17    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4440                      3330
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     SW  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     71040                     19980
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ024-202115-
Coastal Cumberland-
Including the cities of Portland, Cape Elizabeth, South Portland,
Westbrook, Yarmouth, and Brunswick
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (+1)      42 (-3)      70
RH % (24h trend)      33 (-22)     82 (-6)      39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G17                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    NW  5        LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4690                      2970
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     SW  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)     75040                     14850
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ025>028-202115-
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
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      66 (+1)      39 (-6)      67
RH % (24h trend)      33 (-27)     90 (+3)      38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G20                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G23    NW  5 G19    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5480                      3740
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     W  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     104120                    22440
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ018-202115-
Interior York-
Including the cities of Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford,
Goodwins Mills, Buxton, Limington, and Berwick
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (-4)      36 (-7)      71
RH % (24h trend)      28 (-10)     92 (+7)      35
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G19                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    W  5         LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4390                      3880
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     W  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     74630                     23280
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-019>022-202115-
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
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      65 (-5)      38 (-5)      68
RH % (24h trend)      33 (-10)     86 (+3)      39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G19                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G23    NW  6 G17    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4920                      4290
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     W  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)     93480                     21450
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-202115-
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
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      58 (-10)     36 (-3)      64
RH % (24h trend)      40 (+1)      90 (+7)      46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW 10 G29                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 15 G33    NW 11 G29    LGT/VAR
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)    4310                      3780
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 29                     NW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     107750                    37800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-202115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      66 (-3)      34 (-9)      72
RH % (24h trend)      29 (-9)      89 (+7)      31
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G19                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3640                      3120
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 17                     W  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     54600                     24960
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-202115-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (-2)      39 (-6)      73
RH % (24h trend)      27 (-10)     82 (+3)      30
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G19                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    NW  5 G17    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4030                      3570
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     W 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     64480                     32130
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-202115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      70 (-3)      39 (-5)      74
RH % (24h trend)      25 (-10)     80 (-5)      30
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G19                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4260                      3710
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     W  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)     72420                     25970
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-202115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      70 (-3)      40 (-3)      74
RH % (24h trend)      25 (-11)     79 (-5)      30
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    NW  5 G17    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4260                      3740
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     W  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)     76680                     26180
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-202115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      69 (-4)      42 (-5)      73
RH % (24h trend)      28 (-11)     78 (-7)      35
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  9 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G20    NW  6 G17    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4310                      3250
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     SW  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     73270                     19500
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-202115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      64 (-6)      34 (-9)      71
RH % (24h trend)      29 (-7)      91 (+13)     32
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G23                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G25    NW  5 G20    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3650                      3270
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     W  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     65700                     26160
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-202115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      67 (-5)      36 (-7)      73
RH % (24h trend)      27 (-8)      89 (+9)      31
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G20                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G24    NW  6 G20    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4010                      3540
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     W  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     72180                     28320
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-202115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      69 (-3)      39 (-4)      73
RH % (24h trend)      27 (-10)     85 (0)       32
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G23    NW  6 G19    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4270                      3920
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     W  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)     76860                     27440
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-202115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      65 (-5)      39 (-4)      71
RH % (24h trend)      30 (-8)      83 (+1)      35
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G23                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G24    NW  6 G20    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3890                      3480
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     W 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     70020                     31320
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-202115-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      64 (-6)      35 (-6)      71
RH % (24h trend)      30 (-6)      93 (+10)     36
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G25                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 12 G28    NW  6 G24    LGT/VAR
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)    3610                      3260
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     W  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     68590                     26080
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-202115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      66 (-3)      39 (-3)      70
RH % (24h trend)      31 (-9)      88 (+4)      37
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G23                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G25    W  6 G23     LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4010                      3590
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     W  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)     68170                     25130
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-202115-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      63 (-4)      35 (-5)      69
RH % (24h trend)      33 (-4)      90 (+10)     40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G29                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 13 G33    NW  8 G33    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3780                      3420
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     NW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     71820                     30780
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-202115-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      64 (-4)      37 (-4)      70
RH % (24h trend)      32 (-9)      87 (+8)      39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G24                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G26    NW  8 G24    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3720                      4000
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     W  9
Vent rate (kt-ft)     70680                     32000
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-202115-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      62 (-6)      34 (-5)      68
RH % (24h trend)      34 (+1)      94 (+14)     42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W 10 G29                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 14 G34    NW  9 G33    LGT/VAR
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)    3740                      3670
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 25                     NW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     82280                     36700
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-202115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
251 AM EDT Fri Oct 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      58 (-9)      36 (-3)      63
RH % (24h trend)      40 (+3)      94 (+11)     49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW 11 G28                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 15 G32    NW 10 G28    LGT/VAR
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)    3790                      3380
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 28                     NW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     90960                     33800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds
around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 70. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Highs in the upper
60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds 10 to
15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Highs in the mid 60s. South
winds 10 to 15 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in
the upper 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Highs around 60.
Northwest winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values high.

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

$$



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