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
300 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE REGION INTO THE
EVENING HOURS TONIGHT. A RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR
YORK COUNTY IN MAINE. MUCH OF SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE IS MEETING
THE CRITERIA FOR A RED FLAG WARNING. HOWEVER...FUELS REMAIN TOO
WET FOR IGNITION PER THE NEW HAMPSHIRE FOREST SERVICE. WINDS
SHOULD CUT OFF TONIGHT AT OR AROUND SUNSET. RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES WILL ONCE AGAIN BE VERY LOW TOMORROW BUT THE WINDS WILL BE
MUCH LIGHTER.

MEZ007>009-250900-
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM...
JACKMAN
300 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            50           70
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SNOW SHOWERS RAIN
TEMP (24H TREND)      23 (-8)      55 (+8)      27           45
RH % (24H TREND)      85 (-4)      24 (-17)     88           55
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW  9 G19                 SE  6
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 18 G41    NW  7        LGT/VAR      E  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.14
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            7
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                2            3            3            2
MIXING HGT                         7420                      5630
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW  9                     SE 20
VENTILATION RATE                   59360                     95710
CWR                   0            0            0            50

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ012>014-019>022-250900-
SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-
INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-INTERIOR WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUMFORD...NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD...
FARMINGTON...WILTON...MADISON...SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD...
NORTH WINDHAM...GORHAM...BRIDGTON...LEWISTON-AUBURN...
LIVERMORE FALLS...AUGUSTA...WATERVILLE...WINTERPORT...UNITY
300 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            50           70
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      28 (-9)      59 (+7)      33           48
RH % (24H TREND)      71 (-1)      23 (-11)     82           55
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW  7 G17                 LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 17 G36    NW  6        LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.17
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            7
PRECIP BEGIN                                    12 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                2            3            3            2
MIXING HGT                         7470                      5390
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW  9                     SE 17
VENTILATION RATE                   59760                     80850
CWR                   0            0            0            60

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ018-250900-
INTERIOR YORK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SANFORD...BERWICK
300 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            50           70
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      26 (-11)     60 (+4)      34           47
RH % (24H TREND)      67 (+1)      23 (-3)      85           60
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 16 G36    SW  5        LGT/VAR      NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.27
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            9
PRECIP BEGIN                                    11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                3            4            3            2
MIXING HGT                         6000                      4160
TRANSPORT WIND                     W  8                      SE 25
VENTILATION RATE                   42000                     91520
CWR                   0            0            10           90

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ024>028-250900-
COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-KNOX-COASTAL WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...WESTBROOK...
BATH...TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...WALDOBORO...
CAMDEN...ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...BELFAST...LINCOLNVILLE
300 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            40           70
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      31 (-8)      57 (+4)      36           48
RH % (24H TREND)      70 (-2)      27 (-11)     81           58
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW 10 G19                 E  7
20FTWND PM(MPH)       N 19 G40     W  7         S  6         E  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.16
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            6
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                2            3            3            2
MIXING HGT                         6500                      4510
TRANSPORT WIND                     W  9                      E 17
VENTILATION RATE                   52000                     67650
CWR                   0            0            0            50

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ023-250900-
COASTAL YORK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BIDDEFORD...SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...
KITTERY
300 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            60           80
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      28 (-11)     58 (+1)      35           48
RH % (24H TREND)      66 (-1)      30 (+3)      84           61
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW  8                     E  6
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 19 G39    SW  6        S  6         NE 12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.29
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            9
PRECIP BEGIN                                    11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                3            3            3            2
MIXING HGT                         5870                      3740
TRANSPORT WIND                     W 10                      SE 28
VENTILATION RATE                   52830                     89760
CWR                   0            0            10           90

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ001>004-250900-
NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER...
LITTLETON...NORTH CONWAY
300 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            60           70
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN
TEMP (24H TREND)      22 (-8)      58 (+11)     28           47
RH % (24H TREND)      86 (0)       22 (-13)     85           56
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW  5 G19                 SE  6
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 14 G46    NW  5        LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04         0.19
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            9
PRECIP BEGIN                                    10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                2            3            4            2
MIXING HGT                         7440                      5060
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW  8                     E 16
VENTILATION RATE                   52080                     70840
CWR                   0            0            10           80

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ005-007-250900-
SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SULLIVAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEBANON...HANOVER...PLYMOUTH...
CLAREMONT...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN
300 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            60           70
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      23 (-10)     62 (+11)     32           48
RH % (24H TREND)      80 (+9)      19 (-6)      83           58
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   E  5
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 11 G32    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.11         0.25
PRECIP DURATION                                 3            9
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                3            4            3            2
MIXING HGT                         6040                      4240
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW  9                     E 22
VENTILATION RATE                   48320                     80560
CWR                   0            0            40           80

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ006-008>010-013-250900-
SOUTHERN CARROLL-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOLFEBORO...OSSIPEE...CONCORD...
HOOKSETT...LACONIA...MEREDITH...ROCHESTER...DOVER...SALEM...
DERRY...EXETER
300 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            60           70
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      26 (-10)     63 (+8)      34           47
RH % (24H TREND)      72 (+4)      19 (-5)      82           60
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   E  5
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 14 G36    W  5         LGT/VAR      NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.07         0.31
PRECIP DURATION                                 3            9
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                3            4            3            2
MIXING HGT                         6570                      4150
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 10                     E 24
VENTILATION RATE                   59130                     87150
CWR                   0            0            20           90

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ014-250900-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
300 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            0            60           80
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      33 (-6)      59 (+1)      40           47
RH % (24H TREND)      64 (-7)      28 (+2)      79           63
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW  7                     E  8
20FTWND PM(MPH)       NW 18 G36    S  6         SE  7        NE 13
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.05         0.35
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            9
PRECIP BEGIN                                    9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                3            4            4            2
MIXING HGT                         5440                      3060
TRANSPORT WIND                     W  9                      E 30
VENTILATION RATE                   43520                     79560
CWR                   0            0            20           100

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.

$$






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