Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Portland, ME

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN MAINE AND
ALL BUT SOUTHWEST NEW HAMPSHIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
257 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
INCREASING SOUTHWEST WINDS AND MODERATE HUMIDITY LEVELS ARE
EXPECTED TODAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED THIS
AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT MOVES THROUGH. THESE
STORMS COULD PRODUCE FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND STRONG WINDS.
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN AT THE END OF THE WEEK.

MEZ007>009-232115-
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM...
JACKMAN
257 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         70           60           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      85 (+3)      52 (-10)     75
RH % (24H TREND)      53 (+6)      100 (+7)     41
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  9 G21                 N  5
20FTWND PM(MPH)       W 11 G26     NW  8 G23    NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            3
PRECIP BEGIN          10 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM
LAL                   5            5            1
HAINES                3            2            3
MIXING HGT            7840                      6800
TRANSPORT WIND        SW 23                     NW  7
VENTILATION RATE      156800                    40800
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-232115-
SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-INTERIOR YORK-
INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-INTERIOR WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUMFORD...NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD...
FARMINGTON...WILTON...MADISON...SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD...
SANFORD...BERWICK...NORTH WINDHAM...GORHAM...BRIDGTON...
LEWISTON-AUBURN...LIVERMORE FALLS...AUGUSTA...WATERVILLE...
WINTERPORT...UNITY
257 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         50           60           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (+5)      60 (-3)      77
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (0)       100 (+3)     44
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  7 G18                 N  6 G17
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW 11 G21    W  6         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   11 AM
LAL                   4            4            1
HAINES                4            3            3
MIXING HGT            8040                      6690
TRANSPORT WIND        SW 21                     N  6
VENTILATION RATE      144720                    33450
CWR                   0            10           0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ023>028-232115-
COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-KNOX-
COASTAL WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BIDDEFORD...SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...
KITTERY...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...WESTBROOK...BATH...
TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...WALDOBORO...CAMDEN...
ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...BELFAST...LINCOLNVILLE
257 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         30           60           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      86 (+6)      61 (-2)      74
RH % (24H TREND)      59 (-1)      99 (+1)      53
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  8 G17                 N  8
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW 13 G24    SW  8 G18    E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.05         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       1            6            2
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   5 PM
LAL                   3            4            1
HAINES                3            3            3
MIXING HGT            6700                      5550
TRANSPORT WIND        SW 21                     S  3
VENTILATION RATE      120600                    16650
CWR                   0            20           0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ001>004-232115-
NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER...
LITTLETON...NORTH CONWAY
257 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         70           60           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      86 (+5)      52 (-9)      76
RH % (24H TREND)      53 (0)       100 (+6)     42
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  9 G21                 N  5
20FTWND PM(MPH)       W 11 G23     NW  7 G19    NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            4
PRECIP BEGIN          11 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM
LAL                   4            4            1
HAINES                3            3            3
MIXING HGT            7850                      6290
TRANSPORT WIND        SW 21                     NW  7
VENTILATION RATE      141300                    37740
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ005-007-232115-
SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SULLIVAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEBANON...HANOVER...PLYMOUTH...
CLAREMONT...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN
257 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         50           70           20
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (+5)      58 (-6)      77
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (-2)      100 (+4)     44
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  8 G18                 N  5
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW 11 G21    W  6 G18     N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            5            0
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   10 AM
LAL                   4            4            1
HAINES                3            3            3
MIXING HGT            6680                      6040
TRANSPORT WIND        SW 18                     N  9
VENTILATION RATE      106880                    48320
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ006-008>010-013-232115-
SOUTHERN CARROLL-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOLFEBORO...OSSIPEE...CONCORD...
HOOKSETT...LACONIA...MEREDITH...ROCHESTER...DOVER...SALEM...
DERRY...EXETER
257 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         40           60           30
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      92 (+6)      61 (-5)      76
RH % (24H TREND)      47 (-3)      100 (+5)     47
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  8 G18                 N  5 G19
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW 12 G20    W  7 G17     LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.04         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       1            6            2
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
LAL                   3            4            1
HAINES                3            3            3
MIXING HGT            7340                      5960
TRANSPORT WIND        SW 18                     N  6
VENTILATION RATE      117440                    29800
CWR                   0            10           0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ014-232115-
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
257 AM EDT WED JUL 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHC(%)         0            60           50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS
TEMP (24H TREND)      88 (+6)      66 (-1)      72
RH % (24H TREND)      52 (-10)     100 (+8)     66
20FTWND AM(MPH)       SW  8 G17                 N  8 G17
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW 12        SW  8        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.05         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                    6            4
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
LAL                   2            4            1
HAINES                3            3            3
MIXING HGT            6800                      2030
TRANSPORT WIND        SW 17                     N 16
VENTILATION RATE      102000                    28420
CWR                   0            20           10

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES HIGH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES HIGH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES HIGH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.

$$





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