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
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Drier air will work into the region on westerly winds today...
with a few afternoon showers expected, mainly in the mountains.
Relative humidities should remain somewhat elevated into early
next week as the pattern will be somewhat cool and unsettled.

&&

MEZ023>028-252115-
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
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      80 (-2)      54 (-5)      75
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-6)      95 (+6)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  9 G19    SW  6 G17    W  7 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                    1
Precip begin                       6 PM
Precip end                         11 PM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7340                      8110
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 14                     SW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     88080                     97320
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-252115-
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
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     30           30           20
Temp (24h trend)      80 (-1)      53 (-6)      75
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-5)      92 (+2)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5                      W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  7 G17    LGT/VAR      W  7
Precip amount         0.02         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   12 AM
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7740                      7810
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     92880                     93720
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-252115-
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
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     50           40           20
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+2)      49 (-7)      69
RH % (24h trend)      46 (-2)      95 (+1)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G17                  W  9 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7 G17     W  5 G17     NW  8 G20
Precip amount         0.07         0.05         0.00
Precip duration       2            2            1
Precip begin          11 AM        Continuing   6 AM
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM         Continuing
LAL                   4            3            2
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6950                      6550
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     83400                     78600
CWR                   30           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-252115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           30           30
Temp (24h trend)      79 (-1)      52 (-8)      73
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-6)      92 (+4)      42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6                      W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  9 G17    W  6         W  7
Precip amount         0.04         0.02         0.02
Precip duration       2            1            1
Precip begin          11 AM        Continuing   1 PM
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7270                      7250
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 15                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     94510                     94250
CWR                   20           0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-252115-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           30           20
Temp (24h trend)      82 (+1)      53 (-9)      76
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-4)      86 (+4)      38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6                      W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  9 G17    W  7         W  7
Precip amount         0.03         0.02         0.00
Precip duration       2            1            0
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing   3 PM
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8650                      7790
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 16                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     121100                    109060
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-252115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           30           20
Temp (24h trend)      83 (-2)      57 (-6)      78
RH % (24h trend)      34 (-7)      84 (+1)      34
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6                      W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  9 G17    W  6         W  7
Precip amount         0.03         0.02         0.00
Precip duration       1            1            0
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   3 PM
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8910                      8380
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 16                     W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     124740                    125700
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-252115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      83 (-2)      55 (-7)      77
RH % (24h trend)      35 (-8)      88 (+5)      36
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7                      W  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  9 G17    W  6         W  7
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       1            1            0
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   4 PM
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8690                      8420
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 17                     W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     130350                    126300
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-252115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Showers      Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      82 (-4)      58 (-5)      77
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-4)      87 (+5)      39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7                      W  8
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  8 G17    SW  7        W  9
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7640                      8280
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 14                     SW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     91680                     115920
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-252115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           30           50
Temp (24h trend)      77 (-1)      52 (-7)      72
RH % (24h trend)      42 (-4)      89 (+2)      46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  9 G19    W  7 G18     W  7
Precip amount         0.03         0.02         0.03
Precip duration       2            1            1
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing   12 PM
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7620                      6920
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 17                     W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     114300                    83040
CWR                   10           0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-252115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      81 (-1)      53 (-7)      76
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-3)      89 (+4)      38
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6                      W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G17     W  6         W  7
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.01
Precip duration       1            0            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   1 PM
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8380                      7620
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     125700                    91440
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-252115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      82 (-1)      55 (-6)      77
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-6)      90 (+5)      39
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7                      W  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  9 G17    W  6         W  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            0            0
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   4 PM
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8120                      8140
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     121800                    105820
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-252115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      80 (-1)      55 (-5)      74
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-6)      85 (0)       41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G17                  W  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G19     W  6         W  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip duration       1            0            0
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   3 PM
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
LAL                   2            2            2
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8030                      7170
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     120450                    86040
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-252115-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           30           50
Temp (24h trend)      78 (-1)      51 (-7)      72
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-3)      90 (0)       45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  W  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G19     W  7 G17     W  6
Precip amount         0.03         0.01         0.03
Precip duration       2            1            1
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing   12 PM
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7950                      6720
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     119250                    100800
CWR                   10           0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-252115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           30
Temp (24h trend)      80 (+1)      52 (-6)      74
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-9)      88 (-3)      43
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  W  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G19     W  6 G18     W  7
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.01
Precip duration       1            0            0
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   3 PM
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM        Continuing
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7340                      7220
Transport wnd (mph)   W 16                      W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     102760                    93860
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-252115-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     50           40           50
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+1)      48 (-8)      70
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-7)      94 (+1)      48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G24                  W  8 G24
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G24     W  8 G24     W  7 G23
Precip amount         0.05         0.02         0.02
Precip duration       3            1            1
Precip begin          10 AM        Continuing   8 AM
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7530                      6380
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     97890                     89320
CWR                   20           0            10

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-252115-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     30           30           40
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+1)      50 (-7)      72
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-8)      88 (-5)      42
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  W  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G19     W  6 G17     W  6
Precip amount         0.03         0.01         0.01
Precip duration       1            1            1
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing   3 PM
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM        Continuing
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7940                      7290
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     103220                    80190
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-252115-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     40           40           50
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+2)      48 (-7)      70
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-5)      93 (+1)      45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G23                  W  7 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G23     W  7 G21     W  7 G21
Precip amount         0.05         0.03         0.01
Precip duration       2            1            1
Precip begin          11 AM        Continuing   6 AM
Precip end            Continuing   2 AM         Continuing
LAL                   3            3            2
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7300                      6560
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     87600                     78720
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-252115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
306 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     70           60           30
Temp (24h trend)      71 (-1)      48 (-7)      66
RH % (24h trend)      50 (0)       96 (+1)      49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G18                  W  8 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G19     W  6 G20     W  6 G19
Precip amount         0.11         0.09         0.02
Precip duration       3            3            2
Precip begin          10 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   4            4            2
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6180                      5630
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14                      W 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     74160                     56300
CWR                   40           10           10

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Daytime humidity values moderate.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
high.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows around
60. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Daytime humidity values high.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
Daytime humidity values high.

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

$$



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