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575 FNUS51 KGYX 182101 AAA FWFGYX Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Maine and New Hampshire...UPDATED National Weather Service Gray ME 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 .DISCUSSION... High pressure continues to dominate weather across the northeast. Expect good RH recovery overnight with a brief period of 30 to 45 percent RH on Thursday with southwest winds of 10 to 15 mph by afternoon. A weak cold front will cross the area Thursday night but no precipitation is anticipated with this boundary. && MEZ023-190915- Coastal York- Including the cities of Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach, and Kittery 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 42 (+1) 75 (+11) 44 66 RH % (24h trend) 100 (+18) 37 (-5) 94 37 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 9 G23 W 9 G20 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 13 G25 SW 13 G23 NW 9 G19 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3030 4240 Transport wnd (mph) SW 22 NW 20 Vent rate (kt-ft) 57570 72080 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ MEZ024-190915- Coastal Cumberland- Including the cities of Portland, Cape Elizabeth, South Portland, Westbrook, Yarmouth, and Brunswick 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 44 (+3) 72 (+10) 43 65 RH % (24h trend) 98 (+14) 45 (0) 100 38 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 9 G24 NW 8 G19 20ftWnd - PM(mph) SW 5 SW 14 G27 SW 15 G25 NW 10 G19 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 2550 4310 Transport wnd (mph) SW 22 NW 20 Vent rate (kt-ft) 48450 73270 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ MEZ025>028-190915- 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 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 44 (+2) 69 (+8) 44 64 RH % (24h trend) 100 (+18) 50 (+5) 96 39 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 9 G27 NW 9 G20 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 15 G31 SW 15 G31 NW 11 G23 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 4 5 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 2260 4530 Transport wnd (mph) SW 21 NW 22 Vent rate (kt-ft) 40680 86070 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ MEZ018-190915- Interior York- Including the cities of Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford, Goodwins Mills, Buxton, Limington, and Berwick 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 40 (+3) 74 (+11) 43 66 RH % (24h trend) 100 (+12) 35 (-5) 94 36 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 7 G19 W 8 G19 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 11 G21 SW 10 G19 NW 10 G20 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3250 4180 Transport wnd (mph) SW 23 NW 20 Vent rate (kt-ft) 65000 71060 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ MEZ012>014-019>022-190915- 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 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 40 (+3) 71 (+10) 42 63 RH % (24h trend) 96 (+12) 38 (-4) 94 39 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 6 G23 NW 7 G20 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 11 G24 SW 9 G20 NW 11 G23 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 3 3 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 2970 4560 Transport wnd (mph) SW 21 NW 22 Vent rate (kt-ft) 53460 86640 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ MEZ007>009-190915- Northern Oxford-Northern Franklin-Central Somerset- Including the cities of Upton, Wilsons Mills, Andover, Byron, Middle Dam, Roxbury, South Arm, Coburn Gore, Davis, Oquossoc, Rangeley, Avon, Kingfield, Phillips, New Portland, Brassua, Long Pond, Moosehead, Pittston Farm, Seboomook, Bingham, and Jackman 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear PCldy MClear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 38 (-1) 69 (+14) 39 56 RH % (24h trend) 95 (+9) 33 (-11) 90 44 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 7 G24 NW 12 G32 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 12 G27 W 11 G33 NW 15 G33 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 3 2 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3470 4130 Transport wnd (mph) SW 24 NW 25 Vent rate (kt-ft) 72870 90860 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ011-190915- Cheshire- Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry, and Jaffrey 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 41 (+5) 71 (+9) 43 64 RH % (24h trend) 100 (+16) 29 (-11) 95 38 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 8 G24 NW 8 G23 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 13 G27 SW 11 G25 NW 10 G23 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 3 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3210 3600 Transport wnd (mph) SW 23 NW 21 Vent rate (kt-ft) 64200 64800 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ015-190915- Western And Central Hillsborough- Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown, Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 42 (+2) 72 (+9) 45 65 RH % (24h trend) 99 (+19) 30 (-9) 90 36 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 8 G24 NW 9 G23 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 13 G26 W 11 G25 NW 11 G20 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3160 3900 Transport wnd (mph) SW 23 NW 21 Vent rate (kt-ft) 63200 70200 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ012-190915- Eastern Hillsborough- Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 45 (+7) 76 (+10) 46 67 RH % (24h trend) 95 (+10) 29 (-8) 86 35 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 6 G19 NW 7 G19 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 11 G21 SW 9 NW 10 G19 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3440 4170 Transport wnd (mph) SW 24 NW 21 Vent rate (kt-ft) 72240 75060 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ013-190915- Interior Rockingham- Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow, Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 43 (+6) 75 (+10) 45 66 RH % (24h trend) 97 (+11) 31 (-7) 88 35 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 6 G19 NW 9 G20 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 11 G21 SW 9 G17 NW 11 G20 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3370 4140 Transport wnd (mph) SW 24 NW 21 Vent rate (kt-ft) 70770 74520 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ014-190915- Coastal Rockingham- Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton, Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 47 (+5) 75 (+10) 49 67 RH % (24h trend) 89 (+11) 34 (-6) 84 37 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 9 G20 W 10 G20 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 12 G21 SW 12 G20 NW 11 G20 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 5 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3090 4150 Transport wnd (mph) SW 22 NW 21 Vent rate (kt-ft) 58710 74700 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ007-190915- Sullivan- Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon, Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 41 (+3) 71 (+10) 42 62 RH % (24h trend) 99 (+19) 28 (-13) 93 39 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 7 G23 NW 9 G25 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 12 G26 W 11 G27 NW 12 G25 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 3 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3550 3620 Transport wnd (mph) SW 23 NW 22 Vent rate (kt-ft) 71000 68780 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ008-190915- Merrimack- Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton, Loudon, and Hooksett 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 40 (+5) 72 (+9) 41 65 RH % (24h trend) 100 (+15) 29 (-10) 98 36 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 5 G19 NW 9 G24 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 11 G24 W 10 G23 NW 12 G24 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3280 3840 Transport wnd (mph) SW 23 NW 22 Vent rate (kt-ft) 65600 72960 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ010-190915- Strafford- Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover, Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 41 (+6) 75 (+12) 43 66 RH % (24h trend) 100 (+11) 32 (-8) 90 36 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 6 G19 NW 9 G23 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 11 G23 SW 9 G23 NW 11 G23 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 4 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3300 4100 Transport wnd (mph) SW 24 NW 21 Vent rate (kt-ft) 69300 73800 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ009-190915- Belknap- Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear Clear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 42 (+5) 70 (+8) 43 64 RH % (24h trend) 96 (+12) 33 (-8) 94 38 20ftWnd - AM(mph) LGT/VAR NW 9 G24 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 11 G23 W 10 G24 NW 12 G24 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 3 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3270 3700 Transport wnd (mph) SW 23 NW 22 Vent rate (kt-ft) 65400 70300 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ005-190915- Southern Grafton- Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth, Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 40 (+5) 71 (+11) 42 62 RH % (24h trend) 98 (+9) 30 (-13) 92 39 20ftWnd - AM(mph) LGT/VAR NW 9 G27 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 11 G24 W 10 G27 NW 13 G27 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 3 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3420 3590 Transport wnd (mph) SW 22 NW 23 Vent rate (kt-ft) 64980 71800 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ006-190915- Southern Carroll- Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield, Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear Clear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 41 (+3) 71 (+10) 42 64 RH % (24h trend) 96 (+6) 34 (-8) 95 40 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 5 G19 W 8 G24 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 11 G27 W 10 G28 NW 11 G25 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 3 4 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3250 3820 Transport wnd (mph) SW 22 NW 18 Vent rate (kt-ft) 61750 61120 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ003-190915- Northern Grafton- Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton, Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear MClear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 40 (+3) 70 (+12) 39 59 RH % (24h trend) 98 (+13) 32 (-13) 91 42 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 6 G21 NW 11 G37 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 12 G31 W 11 G36 NW 14 G37 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 3 3 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3340 3740 Transport wnd (mph) SW 23 NW 23 Vent rate (kt-ft) 66800 74800 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ004-190915- Northern Carroll- Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway, Chatham, and Crawford Notch 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear Clear MClear Clear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 40 (+3) 71 (+11) 40 62 RH % (24h trend) 98 (+9) 34 (-8) 92 39 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 5 G17 NW 8 G25 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 11 G24 W 9 G27 NW 12 G27 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 3 3 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 2980 3630 Transport wnd (mph) SW 23 NW 22 Vent rate (kt-ft) 59600 68970 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ002-190915- Southern Coos- Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond, and Lancaster 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear MClear MClear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 36 (-2) 72 (+15) 37 58 RH % (24h trend) 100 (+14) 32 (-13) 90 41 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 6 G20 NW 12 G36 20ftWnd - PM(mph) LGT/VAR SW 12 G28 W 11 G36 NW 15 G36 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 2 3 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3200 3670 Transport wnd (mph) SW 23 NW 24 Vent rate (kt-ft) 64000 77070 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ NHZ001-190915- Northern Coos- Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook 501 PM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Tonight Thu Thu Night Fri Cloud cover Clear MClear PCldy MClear Precip type None None None None Chance precip (%) 0 0 20 0 Temp (24h trend) 38 (0) 69 (+14) 37 55 RH % (24h trend) 100 (+15) 33 (-13) 91 47 20ftWnd - AM(mph) SW 9 G27 NW 13 G29 20ftWnd - PM(mph) SW 5 G20 SW 15 G32 W 14 G35 NW 14 G33 Precip amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip duration Precip begin Precip end LAL 1 1 1 1 Haines Index 5 5 3 2 Mixing hgt(ft-AGL) 3260 3660 Transport wnd (mph) SW 28 NW 26 Vent rate (kt-ft) 78240 84180 CWR 0 0 0 0 REMARKS...None. $$ .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate. .SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate. .SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate. .MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Daytime humidity values high. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values high. .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... Temperatures above normal. Precipitation near normal. $$

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