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
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

.DISCUSSION...
A cold front moves through today, with a few showers as it moves
through. Drier air will pour in behind it tonight and Monday. This
could bring relative humidity values down to 25 percent or so,
with winds of 10 to 20 mph. Winds decrease on Tuesday and moisture
levels gradually increase until the next cold front arrives on
Wednesday.

MEZ023>026-202115-
Coastal York-Coastal Cumberland-Sagadahoc-Lincoln-
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,
and Waldoboro
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (+17)     45 (0)       76
RH % (24h trend)      54 (+7)      90 (-7)      28
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  9 G21                 W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G19     NW  6        W 10 G23
Precip amount         0.04         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5510                      7910
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 15                     W 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     71630                     126560
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012-018-019-202115-
Southern Oxford-Interior York-Interior Cumberland-
Including the cities of Bethel, Bryant Pond, Hanover,
Locke Mills, Milton, Newry, Rumford, Norway, Fryeburg, Oxford,
Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford, Goodwins Mills, Buxton,
Limington, Berwick, New Gloucester, Gray, North Windham, Gorham,
and Bridgton
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+16)     42 (0)       77
RH % (24h trend)      47 (+10)     95 (-2)      25
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  8 G20                 W  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G20    NW  6 G19    W 10 G21
Precip amount         0.06         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            5 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5440                      7300
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     W 21
Vent rate (kt-ft)     87040                     131400
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ020>022-202115-
Androscoggin-Kennebec-Interior Waldo-
Including the cities of 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
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      72 (+11)     44 (0)       74
RH % (24h trend)      51 (+13)     85 (-11)     28
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  8 G18                 W  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G19    NW  7 G17    W 11 G23
Precip amount         0.04         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            5 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5200                      8850
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     NW 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)     83200                     177000
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ027-028-202115-
Knox-Coastal Waldo-
Including the cities of Owls Head, Rockland, Appleton, Camden,
Hope, Rockport, Thomaston, Belfast, Northport, Searsmont,
and Lincolnville
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+17)     45 (0)       74
RH % (24h trend)      56 (+7)      88 (-8)      28
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW 11 G27                 W  6 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G25     NW  7 G17    W 12 G28
Precip amount         0.03         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4910                      8350
Transport wnd (mph)   W 15                      W 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     63830                     141950
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007-008-013-202115-
Northern Oxford-Northern Franklin-Southern Franklin-
Including the cities of Upton, Wilsons Mills, Andover, Byron,
Middle Dam, Roxbury, South Arm, Coburn Gore, Davis, Oquossoc,
Rangeley, Avon, Kingfield, Phillips, Farmington, New Sharon,
New Vineyard, Temple, Wilton, Chesterville, and Jay
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      70 (+10)     37 (-3)      72
RH % (24h trend)      47 (+16)     90 (-4)      28
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  9 G27                  W  9 G27
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 12 G27    NW  9 G26    NW 14 G29
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4590                      7940
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 23                     NW 25
Vent rate (kt-ft)     91800                     174680
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ009-014-202115-
Central Somerset-Southern Somerset-
Including the cities of New Portland, Brassua, Long Pond,
Moosehead, Pittston Farm, Seboomook, Bingham, Jackman, Athens,
Cornville, Skowhegan, Palmyra, Pittsfield, Embden, and Madison
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      70 (+6)      40 (-1)      72
RH % (24h trend)      46 (+13)     82 (-14)     28
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  7 G20                 W  8 G24
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G24    NW  7 G21    NW 13 G27
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            5 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4690                      8760
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     NW 26
Vent rate (kt-ft)     89110                     201480
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-202115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+18)     46 (-1)      77
RH % (24h trend)      56 (+9)      95 (0)       27
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW 10 G23                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G20    NW  5 G17    W  7
Precip amount         0.06         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            4 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5760                      5870
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16                     W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     80640                     70440
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-202115-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+19)     46 (+1)      78
RH % (24h trend)      56 (+6)      84 (-13)     25
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW 11 G24                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G21    NW  6 G17    W  7
Precip amount         0.06         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            5 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5670                      6400
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     79380                     83200
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-202115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+17)     50 (+4)      79
RH % (24h trend)      55 (+6)      80 (-17)     24
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  9 G21                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G19     NW  6        W  7
Precip amount         0.05         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5540                      6540
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     77560                     85020
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-202115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+17)     48 (+3)      78
RH % (24h trend)      55 (+6)      80 (-18)     26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW 10 G21                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G20     NW  7 G17    W  8 G18
Precip amount         0.05         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5450                      6450
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     87200                     90300
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-202115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+21)     51 (+5)      77
RH % (24h trend)      58 (-1)      79 (-19)     29
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW 11 G21                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G20     NW  7        SW  8
Precip amount         0.05         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4730                      6650
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     66220                     86450
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-202115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+16)     44 (-2)      76
RH % (24h trend)      52 (+12)     93 (-1)      27
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  9 G24                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G21    NW  6 G20    NW  9 G19
Precip amount         0.06         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            4 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5740                      6040
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     91840                     84560
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-202115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+17)     44 (0)       78
RH % (24h trend)      52 (+10)     87 (-9)      25
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  9 G21                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G20    NW  6 G19    W  9 G19
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            5 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5760                      6470
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     NW 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)     92160                     97050
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-202115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+18)     45 (+1)      78
RH % (24h trend)      52 (+7)      85 (-11)     26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  9 G21                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G20     NW  7 G18    W  9 G20
Precip amount         0.05         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            5 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5430                      6710
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     W 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     92310                     107360
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-202115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+15)     46 (+2)      77
RH % (24h trend)      52 (+12)     83 (-13)     26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  9 G21                 W  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G21    NW  7 G20    W 10 G20
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            4 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5510                      6390
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     W 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     93670                     102240
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-202115-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+15)     41 (-3)      76
RH % (24h trend)      50 (+13)     92 (-3)      26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  8 G23                 NW  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G24    NW  7 G23    NW 10 G24
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            4 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5550                      6220
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     94350                     99520
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-202115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     40           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (+16)     43 (0)       77
RH % (24h trend)      49 (+12)     86 (-10)     25
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  9 G26                 W  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G24    NW  6 G20    W 10 G24
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            4 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5480                      6780
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18                     W 20
Vent rate (kt-ft)     87680                     115260
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-202115-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     60           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      71 (+13)     39 (-4)      74
RH % (24h trend)      52 (+18)     96 (+2)      26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W 10 G36                  NW  6 G24
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G28    NW  8 G26    NW 13 G29
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4800                      6310
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)     81600                     119890
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-202115-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (+15)     41 (-1)      76
RH % (24h trend)      48 (+12)     86 (-8)      24
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  9 G26                  NW  6 G19
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G24    NW  7 G21    W 11 G25
Precip amount         0.09         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            4 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5300                      6910
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     NW 22
Vent rate (kt-ft)     90100                     131290
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-202115-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     60           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      71 (+11)     36 (-7)      74
RH % (24h trend)      49 (+18)     100 (+5)     27
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W 10 G37                  W  8 G25
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G28    NW  8 G26    NW 14 G29
Precip amount         0.09         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       3
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4970                      6720
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     W 24
Vent rate (kt-ft)     94430                     141120
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-202115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
258 AM EDT Sun May 20 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     60           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      67 (+5)      35 (-7)      70
RH % (24h trend)      51 (+21)     99 (+5)      31
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W 10 G26                  W  9 G26
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G25    NW  8 G23    W 14 G29
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       4
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4550                      6700
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     NW 25
Vent rate (kt-ft)     86450                     147400
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with chance of rain showers. Highs in
the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds
5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Daytime humidity values moderate.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. West winds up to
5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds up
to 5 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.

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

$$


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