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
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Cool Damp weather will linger through Saturday...Some drier air
moves in Sunday.  Winds will be light.

&&

MEZ023>028-270915-
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
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      45 (-2)      61 (+9)      42           66
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+1)      60 (-25)     99           55
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  8 G19                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     N  8 G19     E  6 G17     LGT/VAR      S  8 G17
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            12 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4760                      4990
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  5                     SW  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  19040                     34930
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-270915-
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
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      44 (-3)      65 (+13)     43           70
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+2)      52 (-31)     95           50
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  7                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     N  7 G17     NE  5        LGT/VAR      S  6
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            12 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4680                      6040
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  5                     SW  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  18720                     24160
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-270915-
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
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      41 (-5)      66 (+16)     42           70
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+2)      43 (-38)     90           44
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  7 G19                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     N  9 G20     N  5         LGT/VAR      SW  5
Precip amount         0.03         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1                                      1
Precip begin          6 PM                                   11 AM
Precip end            2 AM                                   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4910                      7040
Transport wnd (mph)                E  2                      W  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  9820                      42240
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-270915-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      47 (-1)      63 (+10)     46           71
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+1)      61 (-22)     100          56
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            11 PM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4060                      5420
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  6                     S  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  20300                     16260
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-270915-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      47 (0)       65 (+12)     46           72
RH % (24h trend)      96 (-2)      59 (-23)     100          53
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            10 PM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4070                      5540
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  2                     S  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  8140                      16620
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-270915-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      49 (+2)      64 (+9)      49           72
RH % (24h trend)      94 (-3)      61 (-17)     87           50
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5        E  5         LGT/VAR      S  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            9 PM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4170                      5450
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  5                     S  2
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  16680                     10900
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-270915-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      47 (0)       62 (+7)      46           71
RH % (24h trend)      95 (-2)      64 (-16)     90           53
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5        E  5         LGT/VAR      SE  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            12 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4010                      5070
Transport wnd (mph)                E  3                      S  2
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  12030                     10140
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-270915-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      48 (+1)      60 (+6)      47           67
RH % (24h trend)      93 (-3)      64 (-19)     92           60
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  7                      S  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  7        E  6         S  5         SE  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            12 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 3600                      4650
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  8                     S  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  25200                     18600
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-270915-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      46 (-1)      66 (+13)     45           71
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+1)      56 (-27)     93           53
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            1 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4290                      5720
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  3                     SW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  12870                     17160
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-270915-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      47 (-1)      66 (+12)     45           73
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+1)      59 (-23)     92           52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            11 PM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4350                      5670
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  7                     SW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  26100                     17010
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-270915-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      44 (-3)      62 (+9)      44           70
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+3)     65 (-15)     98           55
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  6        E  5         LGT/VAR      SE  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            12 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4190                      5310
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  8                     SW  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  29330                     26550
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-270915-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      45 (-3)      65 (+12)     46           72
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+2)      59 (-21)     86           52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            10 PM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4660                      5680
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  8                     SW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  32620                     17040
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-270915-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      47 (-1)      65 (+13)     47           73
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+1)      55 (-28)     88           50
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            1 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4560                      5680
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  3                     SW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  13680                     17040
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-270915-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      44 (-3)      67 (+14)     46           72
RH % (24h trend)      96 (0)       55 (-25)     88           52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            10 PM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 4930                      5800
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  8                     W  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  34510                     23200
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-270915-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      42 (-5)      66 (+14)     45           72
RH % (24h trend)      96 (-1)      53 (-28)     90           45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     N  6         N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            3 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5440                      5590
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  6                     SW  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  27200                     16770
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-270915-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      45 (-2)      66 (+14)     43           72
RH % (24h trend)      94 (-3)      53 (-28)     94           49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            12 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5070                      5970
Transport wnd (mph)                NE 10                     W  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  45630                     17910
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-270915-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      41 (-5)      68 (+17)     39           73
RH % (24h trend)      96 (+2)      46 (-33)     96           40
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     N  6         N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.03         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            3 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            2            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5530                      6160
Transport wnd (mph)                E  5                      W  3
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  22120                     18480
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-270915-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
238 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0            20
Temp (24h trend)      42 (-5)      66 (+15)     41           71
RH % (24h trend)      95 (+3)      47 (-30)     94           41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)                  N  5                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     N  7 G17     N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 PM
Precip end            2 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)                 5460                      6220
Transport wnd (mph)                NE  1                     W  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  5460                      24880
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
around 50. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs around 60.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the
upper 40s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values
high.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
around 50. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
high.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.

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

$$



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