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
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry air moves in for today and Friday. Next chance for some
rain or snow showers will be Saturday and Saturday night.
Another cold shot of air is expected Sunday and Monday.

&&

MEZ023-232115-
Coastal York-
Including the cities of Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach,
and Kittery
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      40 (-7)      22 (-8)      47
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-36)     79 (-18)     50
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G18                 W  7 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  8 G18     SW  8 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2320                      3420
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      SW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     13920                     30780
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ024-232115-
Coastal Cumberland-
Including the cities of Portland, Cape Elizabeth, South Portland,
Westbrook, Yarmouth, and Brunswick
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      41 (-4)      21 (-9)      45
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-30)     82 (-14)     53
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G18                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W  5 G17     SW  8 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2270                      3490
Transport wnd (mph)   W  8                      SW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     15890                     31410
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ025>028-232115-
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
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      39 (-10)     19 (-11)     46
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-33)     80 (-18)     53
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G27                 W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5 G18     LGT/VAR      SW  7 G23
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)    2250                      3750
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  9                     SW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     18000                     33750
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ018-232115-
Interior York-
Including the cities of Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford,
Goodwins Mills, Buxton, Limington, and Berwick
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      40 (0)       17 (-10)     47
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-34)     84 (-13)     52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W  5         SW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2250                      3380
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      SW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     13500                     30420
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-019>022-232115-
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
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      37 (-1)      17 (-9)      44
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-34)     83 (-13)     54
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G18                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2380                      3800
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     19040                     45600
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-232115-
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
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      30 (-5)      16 (-4)      39
RH % (24h trend)      49 (-21)     100 (+5)     63
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW 11 G28                 W  6 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7 G19     W  7 G23     SW  7 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.02         0.00
Precip duration                    1            1
Precip begin                       11 PM        Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   2 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2240                      3600
Transport wnd (mph)   W 13                      W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     24640                     46800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-232115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      39 (-2)      23 (-2)      46
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-36)     85 (-8)      52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G20                 SW  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      SW  7 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2560                      2530
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      SW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     20480                     25300
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-232115-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      41 (-1)      22 (-5)      47
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-35)     82 (-11)     50
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G19                 W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  5         SW  6 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2540                      2820
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      SW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     20320                     25380
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-232115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      44 (+1)      24 (-5)      47
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-36)     77 (-17)     48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2600                      3030
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      SW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     20800                     27270
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-232115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      43 (-2)      22 (-7)      47
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-36)     79 (-17)     48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G18                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      SW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2440                      3180
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      SW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     21960                     28620
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-232115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      42 (-8)      25 (-6)      47
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-36)     76 (-20)     49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G20                 W  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7         W  6 G17     SW  8 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2380                      3320
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      SW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     19040                     29880
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-232115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      36 (-3)      22 (-2)      45
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-35)     89 (-5)      55
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G23                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  6 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2450                      2640
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      SW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     19600                     26400
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-232115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      40 (0)       20 (-6)      46
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-34)     85 (-8)      51
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G23                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2430                      3110
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10                     SW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     21870                     31100
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-232115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      41 (-1)      19 (-9)      47
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-36)     82 (-13)     49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G18                 W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         W  6         SW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2340                      3300
Transport wnd (mph)   W  8                      SW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     16380                     29700
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-232115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      38 (-1)      20 (-6)      45
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-31)     85 (-7)      54
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G19                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      SW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2170                      3130
Transport wnd (mph)   W 10                      SW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     19530                     31300
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-232115-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      36 (-1)      21 (-2)      44
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-33)     92 (-2)      59
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G24                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  5 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2190                      2850
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  9                     SW 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     17520                     25650
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-232115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      39 (+1)      18 (-7)      46
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-32)     88 (-6)      54
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5 G17                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         LGT/VAR      SW  5 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2100                      3170
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      SW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     12600                     31700
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-232115-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      36 (0)       19 (-3)      43
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-27)     99 (+4)      63
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G23                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      W  5 G18     SW  7 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2300                      2970
Transport wnd (mph)   W  8                      W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     16100                     32670
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-232115-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      38 (+1)      18 (-5)      45
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-28)     92 (0)       56
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5 G19                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2000                      3110
Transport wnd (mph)   W  7                      W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     12000                     34210
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-232115-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      36 (+1)      17 (-3)      43
RH % (24h trend)      45 (-25)     100 (+5)     64
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G23                 W  5 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  5         W  5 G20     SW  6 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2100                      2890
Transport wnd (mph)   W  9                      W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     16800                     37570
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-232115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
239 AM EST Thu Nov 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         Snow Showers Snow Showers
Chance precip (%)     0            30           20
Temp (24h trend)      30 (-6)      14 (-5)      40
RH % (24h trend)      52 (-19)     100 (+4)     68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G23                 W  8 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         SW  7 G21    SW  8 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.03         0.01
Precip duration                    1            1
Precip begin                       10 PM        Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   11 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2270                      2960
Transport wnd (mph)   W 12                      W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     22700                     41440
CWR                   0            10           0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Lows in the lower 30s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the lower 20s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. West winds
5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 40s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of rain and snow showers.
Highs in the lower 40s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity
values high.

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

$$



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