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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1134 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

MEZ018-023-NHZ005>015-282200-
INTERIOR YORK-COASTAL YORK-SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SOUTHERN CARROLL-
SULLIVAN-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-CHESHIRE-
EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HOLLIS...ALFRED...LEBANON...SANFORD...
GOODWINS MILLS...BUXTON...LIMINGTON...BERWICK...BIDDEFORD...
SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...KITTERY...LYME...ASHLAND...ELLSWORTH...
HOLDERNESS...PLYMOUTH...RUMNEY...WAKEFIELD...BRIDGEWATER...
BROOKFIELD...OSSIPEE...TUFTONBORO...WOLFEBORO...MOULTONBOROUGH...
CLAREMONT...CORNISH...UNITY...CROYDON...GOSHEN...GRANTHAM...
LEMPSTER...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN...BOSCAWEN...CANTERBURY...
CONCORD...DUNBARTON...LOUDON...HOOKSETT...LACONIA...GILFORD...
MEREDITH...BARRINGTON...ROCHESTER...DOVER...ROLLINSFORD...
SOMERSWORTH...DURHAM...MADBURY...GILSUM...KEENE...MARLOW...
SULLIVAN...SURRY...JAFFREY...MANCHESTER...PELHAM...NASHUA...
SALEM...ATKINSON...NEWTON...PLAISTOW...CHESTER...DERRY...
HAMPSTEAD...EXETER...GREENLAND...PORTSMOUTH...RYE...HAMPTON...
HAMPTON FALLS...NORTH HAMPTON...SEABROOK...AMHERST...MILFORD...
MONT VERNON...GOFFSTOWN...PETERBOROUGH...SHARON...WEARE
1134 AM EDT SAT MAY 28 2016

...VERY HOT WEATHER THIS AFTERNOON...

TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO SOAR INTO THE LOW TO MID 90S ACROSS
CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE AS WELL AS FAR SOUTHWEST MAINE
THIS AFTERNOON. HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE WITH THE HEAT TO MAKE
IT FEEL EVEN HOTTER. HEAT INDEX VALUES OF 95 TO 100 DEGREES ARE
POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON. THIS LEVEL OF EXTREME HEAT AND HUMIDITY
CAN BE DANGEROUS FOR THOSE UNACCUSTOMED TO OR UNEQUIPPED TO COPE
WITH THE HEAT. AVOID STRENUOUS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES DURING THE
HOTTEST PART OF THE DAY AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER TO AVOID
DEHYDRATION AND HEAT STROKE.

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KIMBLE



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