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 Thu Aug 22 2019

.DISCUSSION...
A cold front will sweep through the region today with a few
showers and thunderstorms. Drier air will work into the region for
Friday and the upcoming weekend.

MEZ023>026-222115-
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
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      87 (+13)     58 (-5)      77
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-21)     88 (-11)     47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  7 G17    LGT/VAR      W  6
Precip amount         0.01         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   5 AM
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4220                      6880
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 14                     W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     50640                     75680
CWR                   0            0            0
KBDI                  301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012-018-019-222115-
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
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      86 (+14)     56 (-5)      77
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-26)     91 (-9)      46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7 G17     LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip amount         0.03         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       1            0
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   8 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6080                      6620
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 16                     NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     85120                     79440
CWR                   10           0            0
KBDI                  301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ020>022-222115-
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
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     40           30           20
Temp (24h trend)      85 (+11)     57 (-5)      75
RH % (24h trend)      59 (-15)     88 (-12)     47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7         LGT/VAR      W  6
Precip amount         0.08         0.04         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5090                      6730
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 16                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     71260                     87490
CWR                   30           0            0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ027-028-222115-
Knox-Coastal Waldo-
Including the cities of Owls Head, Rockland, Appleton, Camden,
Hope, Rockport, Thomaston, Belfast, Northport, Searsmont,
and Lincolnville
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     30           30           20
Temp (24h trend)      84 (+12)     59 (-3)      76
RH % (24h trend)      64 (-15)     90 (-10)     48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  6                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  7 G18    W  5         W  6
Precip amount         0.02         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3410                      6830
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 15                     W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     44330                     81960
CWR                   0            0            0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007-008-013-222115-
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
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      80 (+9)      51 (-8)      71
RH % (24h trend)      52 (-17)     91 (-9)      48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  6 G21                 W  6 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W 10 G23     W  7 G21     NW 10 G24
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5130                      5600
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      NW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     76950                     89600
CWR                   10           0            0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ009-014-222115-
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
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      81 (+8)      51 (-8)      73
RH % (24h trend)      55 (-13)     94 (-6)      47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  5 G18                 W  5 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G20     W  5 G18     NW  9 G21
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4970                      6160
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 18                     NW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     79520                     98560
CWR                   10           0            0
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-222115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      83 (+8)      56 (-7)      75
RH % (24h trend)      55 (-21)     88 (-12)     49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G17     LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   5 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          6            5            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5770                      5990
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     86550                     71880
CWR                   0            0            0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-222115-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      86 (+11)     57 (-7)      76
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-16)     84 (-15)     48
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G17     LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   5 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6320                      6240
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     94800                     68640
CWR                   0            0            0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-222115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      88 (+9)      60 (-5)      78
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-16)     85 (-14)     45
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.03         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   5 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6810                      6350
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     102150                    76200
CWR                   0            10           0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      301-400

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-222115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      88 (+10)     60 (-5)      77
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-12)     86 (-13)     47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.03         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   5 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6900                      6100
Transport wnd (mph)   W 16                      NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     96600                     73200
CWR                   0            20           0
KBDI                  301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-222115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      87 (+8)      61 (-4)      77
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-15)     85 (-13)     49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7         W  5         NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.05         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   5 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4750                      6200
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 12                     NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     47500                     74400
CWR                   0            20           0
KBDI                  301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-222115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      83 (+13)     55 (-7)      74
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-28)     89 (-11)     49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6 G19     LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          11 AM        Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   3 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          5            5            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5710                      5940
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     85650                     71280
CWR                   0            0            0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-222115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      85 (+13)     56 (-7)      76
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-27)     87 (-13)     46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  6         LGT/VAR      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   5 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6560                      6080
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     98400                     79040
CWR                   0            0            0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-222115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      86 (+11)     59 (-5)      77
RH % (24h trend)      54 (-20)     86 (-12)     46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7 G17     LGT/VAR      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   5 AM
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6840                      6070
Transport wnd (mph)   SW 17                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     102600                    78910
CWR                   0            0            0
KBDI                  301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-222115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      84 (+13)     57 (-7)      75
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-29)     87 (-12)     47
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7 G17     LGT/VAR      NW  7 G17
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          12 PM        Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   4 AM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    6250                      5890
Transport wnd (mph)   W 16                      NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     87500                     82460
CWR                   0            0            0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-222115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+3)      49 (-11)     69
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-9)      95 (-4)      52
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  6 G20                 W  6 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  9 G23     W  6 G20     NW  9 G21
Precip amount         0.03         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          5            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5030                      5140
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      NW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)     75450                     82240
CWR                   10           0            0
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-222115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      84 (+14)     56 (-7)      76
RH % (24h trend)      55 (-26)     89 (-11)     46
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SW  5 G18                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  7 G20     LGT/VAR      NW  6 G17
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          12 PM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          5            6            5
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5640                      6240
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     84600                     74880
CWR                   10           0            0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002>005-222115-
Southern Coos-Northern Grafton-Northern Carroll-Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
Lancaster, Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton, Sugar Hill, Thornton,
Waterville Valley, Woodstock, Jackson, North Conway, Albany,
Conway, Chatham, Crawford Notch, Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland,
Ellsworth, Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
306 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      81 (+12)     51 (-9)      73
RH % (24h trend)      53 (-24)     92 (-8)      49
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  5 G20                  NW  5 G17
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G21     W  6 G19     NW  7 G20
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          5            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5350                      5480
Transport wnd (mph)   W 16                      NW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     74900                     76720
CWR                   10           0            0
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

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

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

$$



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