Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS51 KGYX 240706 FWFGYX FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN MAINE AND ALL BUT SOUTHWEST NEW HAMPSHIRE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME 306 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR YORK COUNTY MAINE... .DISCUSSION... AN INTENSE SURFACE LOW SOUTH OF NOVA SCOTIA WILL PRODUCE NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH. DRIER AIR MOVING INTO THE AREA WILL PRODUCE MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES AS LOW AS 25 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. METEOROLOGICAL RED FLAG CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY IN SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE AND EXTREME SOUTHWEST MAINE TODAY. GOOD RH RECOVERY ALONG WITH DIMINISHING WINDS IS EXPECTED TONIGHT. WINDS WILL BE MUCH LIGHTER ON FRIDAY...BUT MINIMUM RH VALUES WILL BE EVEN LOWER AT 15 TO 25 PERCENT. MEZ007>009-242130- NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON... WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM... JACKMAN 306 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC(%) 30 0 0 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE TEMP (24H TREND) 50 (+4) 25 (-9) 57 RH % (24H TREND) 37 (-27) 88 (0) 22 20FTWND AM(MPH) NW 26 G50 NW 11 G20 20FTWND PM(MPH) NW 28 G50 NW 18 G41 NW 7 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 2 PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM PRECIP END 6 PM LAL 1 1 1 HAINES 2 2 2 MIXING HGT 6880 7350 TRANSPORT WIND N 38 NW 8 VENTILATION RATE 227040 51450 CWR 0 0 0 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ012>014-019>022-242130- SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET- INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-INTERIOR WALDO- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUMFORD...NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD... FARMINGTON...WILTON...MADISON...SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD... NORTH WINDHAM...GORHAM...BRIDGTON...LEWISTON-AUBURN... LIVERMORE FALLS...AUGUSTA...WATERVILLE...WINTERPORT...UNITY 306 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP CHC(%) 20 0 0 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE TEMP (24H TREND) 56 (+1) 28 (-11) 59 RH % (24H TREND) 30 (-24) 80 (+6) 23 20FTWND AM(MPH) NW 24 G43 NW 8 20FTWND PM(MPH) NW 27 G44 N 17 G36 NW 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 1 PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM PRECIP END 4 PM LAL 1 1 1 HAINES 2 2 2 MIXING HGT 6780 7370 TRANSPORT WIND N 39 NW 7 VENTILATION RATE 230520 44220 CWR 0 0 0 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ018-242130- INTERIOR YORK- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SANFORD...BERWICK 306 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... TODAY TONIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHC(%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TEMP (24H TREND) 56 (0) 28 (-9) 60 RH % (24H TREND) 26 (-23) 78 (+8) 23 20FTWND AM(MPH) NW 23 G43 NW 6 20FTWND PM(MPH) NW 28 G44 NW 16 G36 SW 6 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END LAL 1 1 1 HAINES 3 2 3 MIXING HGT 5980 6010 TRANSPORT WIND NW 38 NW 8 VENTILATION RATE 197340 42070 CWR 0 0 0 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ024>028-242130- COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-KNOX-COASTAL WALDO- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...WESTBROOK... BATH...TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...WALDOBORO... CAMDEN...ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...BELFAST...LINCOLNVILLE 306 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP CHC(%) 30 0 0 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE TEMP (24H TREND) 56 (0) 32 (-8) 58 RH % (24H TREND) 31 (-28) 78 (+4) 27 20FTWND AM(MPH) NW 26 G43 NW 9 20FTWND PM(MPH) NW 28 G47 N 19 G40 W 8 G23 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 1 PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM PRECIP END 4 PM LAL 1 1 1 HAINES 2 2 2 MIXING HGT 6140 6590 TRANSPORT WIND N 39 W 9 VENTILATION RATE 208760 52720 CWR 0 0 0 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ023-242130- COASTAL YORK- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BIDDEFORD...SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH... KITTERY 306 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... TODAY TONIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHC(%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TEMP (24H TREND) 57 (+1) 29 (-11) 59 RH % (24H TREND) 27 (-28) 78 (+8) 26 20FTWND AM(MPH) NW 26 G44 NW 8 20FTWND PM(MPH) NW 29 G44 NW 19 G39 SW 9 G19 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END LAL 1 1 1 HAINES 3 2 3 MIXING HGT 5900 5950 TRANSPORT WIND NW 40 W 8 VENTILATION RATE 206500 41650 CWR 0 0 0 REMARKS...NONE. $$ NHZ001>004-242130- NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER... LITTLETON...NORTH CONWAY 306 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP CHC(%) 20 0 0 PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE TEMP (24H TREND) 53 (+7) 22 (-11) 61 RH % (24H TREND) 29 (-33) 97 (+9) 19 20FTWND AM(MPH) NW 21 G55 NW 6 G20 20FTWND PM(MPH) NW 26 G55 NW 14 G46 NW 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 2 PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM PRECIP END 6 PM LAL 1 1 1 HAINES 2 2 3 MIXING HGT 7390 7440 TRANSPORT WIND NW 40 W 6 VENTILATION RATE 258650 37200 CWR 0 0 0 REMARKS...NONE. $$ NHZ005-007-242130- SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SULLIVAN- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEBANON...HANOVER...PLYMOUTH... CLAREMONT...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN 306 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY PRECIP CHC(%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TEMP (24H TREND) 54 (+5) 24 (-10) 62 RH % (24H TREND) 24 (-29) 90 (+12) 17 20FTWND AM(MPH) NW 20 G37 LGT/VAR 20FTWND PM(MPH) NW 24 G40 NW 11 G32 W 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END LAL 1 1 1 HAINES 3 3 4 MIXING HGT 7530 6200 TRANSPORT WIND NW 40 W 6 VENTILATION RATE 263550 31000 CWR 0 0 0 REMARKS...NONE. $$ NHZ006-008>010-013-242130- SOUTHERN CARROLL-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOLFEBORO...OSSIPEE...CONCORD... HOOKSETT...LACONIA...MEREDITH...ROCHESTER...DOVER...SALEM... DERRY...EXETER 306 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR PCLDY PRECIP CHC(%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TEMP (24H TREND) 57 (+4) 27 (-9) 62 RH % (24H TREND) 23 (-28) 83 (+10) 18 20FTWND AM(MPH) NW 23 G43 NW 5 20FTWND PM(MPH) NW 26 G43 NW 14 G36 SW 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END LAL 1 1 1 HAINES 3 3 3 MIXING HGT 7240 6560 TRANSPORT WIND NW 41 NW 8 VENTILATION RATE 260640 45920 CWR 0 0 0 REMARKS...NONE. $$ NHZ014-242130- COASTAL ROCKINGHAM- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON 306 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014 TODAY TONIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR PRECIP CHC(%) 0 0 0 PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE TEMP (24H TREND) 58 (+2) 34 (-6) 58 RH % (24H TREND) 26 (-31) 75 (+1) 29 20FTWND AM(MPH) NW 27 G44 NW 7 20FTWND PM(MPH) NW 28 G43 NW 17 G36 S 9 G19 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END LAL 1 1 1 HAINES 3 3 3 MIXING HGT 5810 5840 TRANSPORT WIND NW 40 W 7 VENTILATION RATE 203350 35040 CWR 0 0 0 REMARKS...NONE. $$ .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE. .SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. .MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE. .MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE. .TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE. .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL. $$

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