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
ALL BUT SOUTHWEST NEW HAMPSHIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
226 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SOME RH RECOVERY IS EXPECTED TONIGHT ALONG WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS OF RAIN OR
SNOW. ON SATURDAY...GUSTY NW WINDS WILL COMBINE WITH LOWERING RH VALUES TO
PRODUCE NEAR RED FLAG CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY IN SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE AND
SOUTHWEST MAINE.

MEZ007>009-190915-
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM...
JACKMAN
226 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         40           40           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SLEET        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      28 (+5)      48 (+1)      20           51
RH % (24H TREND)      95 (+17)     49 (+21)     99           34
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW  9 G23                 NW  5 G23
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW 17 G26    NW 13 G24    LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                4            3            2            4
MIXING HGT                         7350                      6770
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 31                     W  7
VENTILATION RATE                   198450                    40620
CWR                   0            10           0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-190915-
SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-INTERIOR YORK-
INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-INTERIOR WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUMFORD...NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD...
FARMINGTON...WILTON...MADISON...SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD...
SANFORD...BERWICK...NORTH WINDHAM...GORHAM...BRIDGTON...
LEWISTON-AUBURN...LIVERMORE FALLS...AUGUSTA...WATERVILLE...
WINTERPORT...UNITY
226 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         20           20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      30 (+6)      55 (+8)      25           53
RH % (24H TREND)      91 (-1)      34 (-5)      88           32
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    W  6 G23                  NW  5
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW 17 G26    NW 11 G20    LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 PM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                4            3            3            4
MIXING HGT                         9130                      6970
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 25                     SW 10
VENTILATION RATE                   200860                    62730
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ023>028-190915-
COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-KNOX-
COASTAL WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BIDDEFORD...SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...
KITTERY...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...WESTBROOK...BATH...
TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...WALDOBORO...CAMDEN...
ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...BELFAST...LINCOLNVILLE
226 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         20           20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      32 (+6)      57 (+13)     29           51
RH % (24H TREND)      92 (0)       33 (-17)     80           37
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    W  7 G20                  N  7
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW 18 G26    NW 13 G24    S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            1
PRECIP BEGIN          3 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                4            3            3            3
MIXING HGT                         8130                      6010
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 30                     W  6
VENTILATION RATE                   211380                    30050
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ001>004-190915-
NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER...
LITTLETON...NORTH CONWAY
226 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         40           40           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SLEET        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      29 (+6)      51 (+3)      20           54
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (+10)     40 (+13)     100          29
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW 10 G28                 NW  5 G25
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW 18 G28    NW  9 G26    SW  6 G25
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                4            3            3            4
MIXING HGT                         8220                      6950
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 29                     SW  7
VENTILATION RATE                   205500                    41700
CWR                   0            10           0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ005-007-190915-
SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SULLIVAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEBANON...HANOVER...PLYMOUTH...
CLAREMONT...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN
226 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      30 (+6)      55 (+5)      25           56
RH % (24H TREND)      92 (+3)      31 (-2)      92           26
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    W  8 G23                  LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW 19 G26    NW  7 G20    LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM
PRECIP END            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                4            3            3            4
MIXING HGT                         8730                      6280
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 28                     SW  9
VENTILATION RATE                   209520                    50240
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ006-008>010-013-190915-
SOUTHERN CARROLL-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOLFEBORO...OSSIPEE...CONCORD...
HOOKSETT...LACONIA...MEREDITH...ROCHESTER...DOVER...SALEM...
DERRY...EXETER
226 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      31 (+7)      58 (+10)     26           56
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (+2)      29 (-10)     85           28
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    W  9 G23                  LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW 19 G26    NW  9 G20    S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                4            3            4            4
MIXING HGT                         9420                      6320
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 29                     SW  6
VENTILATION RATE                   235500                    31600
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ014-190915-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
226 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      35 (+6)      60 (+16)     33           51
RH % (24H TREND)      92 (+3)      29 (-26)     75           40
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    W 10 G21                  N  6
20FTWND PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW 19 G26    NW 12 G23    SE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                4            4            3            3
MIXING HGT                         8180                      5170
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 29                     S  6
VENTILATION RATE                   204500                    25850
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES
MODERATE.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES
MODERATE.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

$$






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