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
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Gusty northwesterly flow can be expected again today before
high pressure gradually builds in for the second half of the
weekend...with warmer temperatures expected through early next week.

MEZ023-212130-
Coastal York-
Including the cities of Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach,
and Kittery
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      51 (+1)      25 (-10)     54
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-3)      95 (+13)     30
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G19                 NW  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  8 G17    NW  7        W  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7380                      7260
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     118080                    79860
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ024-212130-
Coastal Cumberland-
Including the cities of Portland, Cape Elizabeth, South Portland,
Westbrook, Yarmouth, and Brunswick
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      52 (+2)      28 (-7)      54
RH % (24h trend)      36 (-9)      87 (+4)      29
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G19                 NW  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G18    NW  7        NW  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7610                      7240
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     129370                    86880
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ025>028-212130-
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
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+1)      29 (-6)      53
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-12)     86 (+3)      28
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G19                 NW  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  8 G17    NW  7 G19    NW  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8300                      7230
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     132800                    93990
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ018-212130-
Interior York-
Including the cities of Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford,
Goodwins Mills, Buxton, Limington, and Berwick
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      51 (+2)      24 (-8)      54
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-7)      98 (+13)     26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G17                 NW  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    NW  6        NW  9 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7200                      7030
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     122400                    91390
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012>014-019>022-212130-
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
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+3)      24 (-9)      54
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-14)     91 (+9)      27
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G18                 NW  7 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    NW  6        NW 10 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7730                      6920
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     139140                    103800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-212130-
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
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Snow Showers None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      43 (+4)      20 (-10)     47
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-21)     91 (0)       32
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW 10 G23                 NW  9 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G24    NW  8 G26    NW 11 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            11 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6580                      5840
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     125020                    87600
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-212130-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      52 (+8)      26 (-5)      54
RH % (24h trend)      35 (-17)     92 (+7)      27
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G19                 NW  6 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    NW  5        NW  9 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6740                      6630
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     114580                    86190
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-212130-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      53 (+7)      27 (-5)      56
RH % (24h trend)      34 (-15)     87 (+6)      25
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G19                 NW  7 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    NW  6        NW  9 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7210                      7110
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     122570                    99540
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-212130-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      54 (+4)      30 (-3)      58
RH % (24h trend)      36 (-9)      84 (-2)      27
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G17                 NW  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    NW  5        NW  9
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7450                      7240
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     126650                    101360
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-212130-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      53 (+3)      28 (-5)      57
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-8)      86 (+2)      27
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G18                 NW  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    NW  6        NW  9 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7160                      6950
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     121720                    97300
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-212130-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      52 (+1)      31 (-5)      55
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-4)      84 (+4)      31
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW 10 G19                 NW  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G18    NW  7        W  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7180                      7090
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     114880                    85080
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-212130-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+10)     26 (-4)      54
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-17)     90 (+5)      28
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G21                 NW  6 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G23    NW  6 G19    NW 10 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6550                      6290
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     117900                    88060
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-212130-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      52 (+7)      27 (-6)      55
RH % (24h trend)      34 (-15)     88 (+8)      26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G20                 NW  7 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    NW  6 G17    NW 10 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6760                      6430
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     121680                    96450
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-212130-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      51 (+4)      26 (-8)      55
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-9)      90 (+9)      26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G19                 NW  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G20    NW  6        NW  9 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6980                      6920
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     118660                    89960
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-212130-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+6)      28 (-5)      53
RH % (24h trend)      36 (-16)     83 (+4)      27
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G20                 NW  7 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    NW  6 G17    NW 10 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6280                      6040
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     113040                    78520
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-212130-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+11)     24 (-7)      54
RH % (24h trend)      36 (-21)     93 (+9)      28
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G23                 NW  7 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G24    NW  7 G20    NW 11 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6180                      5870
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     117420                    88050
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-212130-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+6)      24 (-9)      55
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-12)     92 (+11)     26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  8 G20                 NW  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G20    NW  6 G18    NW 10 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6710                      6590
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     114070                    85670
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-212130-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      46 (+11)     20 (-8)      52
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-24)     95 (+2)      29
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW 10 G27                 NW  8 G26
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G29    NW  9 G33    NW 11 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5880                      5480
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     105840                    76720
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-212130-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      49 (+9)      22 (-9)      53
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-19)     94 (+11)     26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  9 G20                 NW  6 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G21    NW  7 G20    NW 10 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6570                      6340
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 21                     NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     118260                    88760
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-212130-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      46 (+10)     19 (-9)      52
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-25)     98 (+8)      28
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW 10 G27                 NW  8 G26
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G29    NW  9 G32    NW 11 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6190                      5540
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     117610                    83100
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-212130-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
247 AM EDT Sat Apr 21 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Snow Showers None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      44 (+9)      17 (-10)     48
RH % (24h trend)      43 (-27)     98 (+3)      31
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW 10 G23                 NW  8 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G25    NW  9 G28    NW 11 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            11 AM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6070                      5270
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 23                     NW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     121400                    84320
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
Daytime humidity values low.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds
5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Highs in the mid 50s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the lower
40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 50s. East winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values high.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
around 40. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures below normal.  Precipitation below normal.

$$



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