Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Maine and New Hampshire...UPDATED
National Weather Service Gray ME
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will bring somewhat drier air to the region today
on moderate northwesterly winds.  Afternoon relative humidities
will fall as low as 40 percent before good recovery occurs tonight.
Similar conditions are expected on Monday with somewhat weaker winds
from the west. Moisture will increase on Tuesday with the potential
for a wetting rain on Tuesday night and Wednesday as a cold front
moves through the forecast area.

&&

MEZ023>028-202115-
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
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      82 (+7)      57 (-4)      85
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-27)     96 (-3)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5 G17                  W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G19     W  6 G17     SW  8 G20
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)    6270                      6600
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     94050                     79200
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-202115-
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
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      80 (+4)      56 (-5)      85
RH % (24h trend)      50 (-22)     97 (-1)      44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G19                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    W  5 G17     W  7 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6090                      6640
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     109620                    86320
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
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (-2)      54 (-4)      81
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-13)     97 (+1)      47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  9 G25                  W  6 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 12 G25    W  8 G23     W  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            12 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4940                      6190
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 24                     W 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     103740                    99040
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-202115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (-1)      57 (-6)      84
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-6)      95 (-3)      47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  8 G17    W  5         W  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5110                      5970
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     66430                     77610
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
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      80 (-2)      58 (-6)      85
RH % (24h trend)      49 (-4)      89 (-5)      44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G19                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    W  5         W  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5170                      6580
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     72380                     92120
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-202115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      83 (-2)      61 (-4)      87
RH % (24h trend)      45 (-7)      89 (-6)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G17    W  5         W  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5270                      6910
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     73780                     89830
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-202115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      82 (-2)      59 (-5)      87
RH % (24h trend)      47 (-10)     91 (-2)      44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G19                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    W  5         W  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)    5240                      6880
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 17                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     78600                     96320
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-202115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      83 (+5)      61 (-3)      86
RH % (24h trend)      47 (-25)     90 (-7)      46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G17                  W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G17     W  6         SW  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)    5380                      6830
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 17                     W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     80700                     81960
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-202115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (-1)      57 (-5)      83
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-6)      93 (-6)      47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G20    W  5         W  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)    5340                      5980
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 17                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     80100                     83720
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-202115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      81 (-1)      57 (-6)      86
RH % (24h trend)      47 (-9)      92 (-3)      43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G19                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    W  5         W  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5210                      6480
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     83360                     90720
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-202115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      82 (-1)      57 (-6)      86
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-10)     95 (+1)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    W  5 G17     W  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)    5400                      6700
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     91800                     93800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-202115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      80 (-1)      59 (-3)      84
RH % (24h trend)      49 (-11)     90 (-2)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G20                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G20    W  5 G17     W  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)    5230                      6180
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     94140                     86520
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-202115-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      78 (-2)      57 (-4)      84
RH % (24h trend)      51 (-6)      91 (-5)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G23                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G23    NW  5 G19    W  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)    5250                      5860
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     84000                     82040
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-202115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (-1)      58 (-4)      84
RH % (24h trend)      52 (-13)     93 (+1)      48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G23                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G23     W  5 G19     W  7 G17
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)    5640                      6170
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     95880                     86380
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

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

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      76 (-1)      54 (-6)      82
RH % (24h trend)      55 (-9)      95 (0)       48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G27                  W  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G27    NW  7 G25    W  7 G19
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)    5140                      5710
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     87380                     79940
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-202115-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (0)       55 (-5)      83
RH % (24h trend)      51 (-14)     93 (+1)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  8 G23                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G23    W  6 G20     W  6
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)    5610                      6470
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     100980                    90580
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-202115-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (-1)      52 (-7)      82
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-10)     97 (+4)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  9 G26                  W  6 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 12 G27    W  8 G25     W  8 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            1 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4890                      5800
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     92910                     87000
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-202115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
515 AM EDT Sun Aug 20 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      73 (-3)      53 (-5)      80
RH % (24h trend)      59 (-6)      100 (+5)     49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  9 G24                  W  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 11 G24     W  8 G23     W  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            2 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4480                      5620
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     W 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     85120                     89920
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 80s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy 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.

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

$$



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