Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Maine and New Hampshire...UPDATED
National Weather Service Gray ME
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

.DISCUSSION...
Low pressure tracking near Cape Cod will bring a period of rain
changing to snow for much of the area. The rain begins today in
southwest New Hampshire before spreading east overnight and
changing to snow. Precipitation ends Friday night or early
Saturday with high pressure bringing dry weather and moderate
humidity levels through early next week.

MEZ023>025-152115-
Coastal York-Coastal Cumberland-Sagadahoc-
Including the cities of Biddeford, Saco, Old Orchard Beach,
Kittery, Portland, Cape Elizabeth, South Portland, Westbrook,
Yarmouth, Brunswick, Arrowsic, Bath, Phippsburg, Bowdoinham,
Topsham, and Bowdoin
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip type           None         Rain         Snow/Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           70           100
Temp (24h trend)      53 (-2)      35 (+2)      38
RH % (24h trend)      45 (-12)     100 (0)      81
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   NE 17 G39
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  9 G20    E  8 G20     NE 18 G40
Precip amount         0.00         0.23         0.82
Precip duration                    4            12
Precip begin                       6 PM         Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2760                      2600
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 15                     NE 36
Vent rate (kt-ft)     35880                     80600
CWR                   0            90           100
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ018-019-033-152115-
Interior York-Central Interior Cumberland-
Interior Cumberland Highlands-
Including the cities of Hollis, Alfred, Lebanon, Sanford,
Goodwins Mills, Buxton, Limington, Berwick, New Gloucester, Gray,
North Windham, Gorham, Bridgton, Harrison, and Naples
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip type           None         Rain         Snow/Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           80           100
Temp (24h trend)      55 (-6)      33 (-1)      35
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-11)     100 (0)      83
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   NE 12 G26
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  9 G18    E  7         NE 13 G26
Precip amount         0.00         0.24         0.79
Precip duration                    4            12
Precip begin                       6 PM         Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3360                      2450
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 18                     NE 31
Vent rate (kt-ft)     53760                     66150
CWR                   0            90           100
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ014-020>022-152115-
Southern Somerset-Androscoggin-Kennebec-Interior Waldo-
Including the cities of Athens, Cornville, Skowhegan, Palmyra,
Pittsfield, Embden, Madison, 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
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip type           None         Rain         Snow/Rain
Chance precip (%)     0            20           90
Temp (24h trend)      58 (-3)      35 (+4)      38
RH % (24h trend)      33 (+3)      94 (-6)      69
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   NE 10 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  7 G17    SE  5        NE 12 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.04         0.48
Precip duration                    1            8
Precip begin                       10 PM        Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5110                      3410
Transport wnd (mph)   SE  9                     NE 26
Vent rate (kt-ft)     40880                     78430
CWR                   0            10           100
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ026>028-152115-
Lincoln-Knox-Coastal Waldo-
Including the cities of Whitefield, Dresden, Alna, Bremen,
Bristol, Damariscotta, Newcastle, Boothbay Harbor, Wiscasset,
Waldoboro, Owls Head, Rockland, Appleton, Camden, Hope, Rockport,
Thomaston, Belfast, Northport, Searsmont, and Lincolnville
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mclear       Pcldy        Mcldy
Precip type           None         Rain         Snow/Rain
Chance precip (%)     0            20           100
Temp (24h trend)      53 (-3)      35 (+4)      39
RH % (24h trend)      39 (-2)      96 (-4)      77
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   E 15 G39
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  9 G18    E  6 G17     NE 16 G39
Precip amount         0.00         0.05         0.67
Precip duration                    1            9
Precip begin                       12 AM        Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2990                      2840
Transport wnd (mph)   SE  9                     E 33
Vent rate (kt-ft)     23920                     82360
CWR                   0            20           100
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007>009-012-013-152115-
Northern Oxford-Northern Franklin-Central Somerset-
Southern Oxford-Southern Franklin-
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, Jackman,
Bethel, Bryant Pond, Hanover, Locke Mills, Milton, Newry,
Rumford, Norway, Fryeburg, Oxford, Farmington, New Sharon,
New Vineyard, Temple, Wilton, Chesterville, and Jay
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip type           None         Snow/Rain    Snow/Rain
Chance precip (%)     0            20           70
Temp (24h trend)      58 (-2)      31 (0)       37
RH % (24h trend)      32 (+1)      92 (-7)      64
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  5 G17                 E  9 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE  9 G20    SE  8 G19    NE 12 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.04         0.32
Precip duration                    2            9
Precip begin                       6 PM         Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4910                      3100
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 18                     NE 24
Vent rate (kt-ft)     78560                     65100
CWR                   0            10           90
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-002-152115-
Northern Coos-Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, Colebrook, Berlin,
Dummer, Milan, York Pond, and Lancaster
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Pcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip type           Rain         Snow/Rain    Snow/Rain
Chance precip (%)     30           60           80
Temp (24h trend)      58 (-4)      29 (-5)      36
RH % (24h trend)      35 (+3)      90 (-7)      68
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  6 G19                 E 10 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE 12 G23    SE 10 G21    NE 11 G21
Precip amount         0.01         0.07         0.33
Precip duration       1            4            12
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3860                      2990
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 22                     E 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)     73340                     59800
CWR                   0            30           90
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-004-152115-
Northern Grafton-Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, Woodstock, Jackson,
North Conway, Albany, Conway, Chatham, and Crawford Notch
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip type           Showers      Snow/Rain    Snow/Rain
Chance precip (%)     60           90           100
Temp (24h trend)      55 (-8)      29 (-8)      37
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-2)      97 (+2)      77
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  6 G19                 E  9 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE 10 G21    SE  9 G21    NE 11 G24
Precip amount         0.06         0.24         0.44
Precip duration       3            12           12
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3740                      2630
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 22                     NE 25
Vent rate (kt-ft)     71060                     57860
CWR                   20           80           100
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-006-009-152115-
Southern Grafton-Southern Carroll-Belknap-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, Rumney, Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, Moultonborough, Laconia, Gilford,
and Meredith
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Precip type           Rain         Snow/Rain    Snow/Rain
Chance precip (%)     50           100          100
Temp (24h trend)      54 (-9)      30 (-7)      35
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-4)      100 (+3)     87
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  5 G19                 NE 11 G24
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE 10 G23    E  9 G21     NE 11 G24
Precip amount         0.09         0.40         0.60
Precip duration       2            11           12
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3740                      2350
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 23                     NE 29
Vent rate (kt-ft)     74800                     58750
CWR                   20           100          100
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-008-011-015-152115-
Sullivan-Merrimack-Cheshire-Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, Charlestown, Boscawen,
Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton, Loudon, Hooksett, Gilsum, Keene,
Marlow, Sullivan, Surry, Jaffrey, Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon,
Goffstown, Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type           Showers      Snow/Rain    Snow/Rain
Chance precip (%)     80           100          100
Temp (24h trend)      51 (-15)     31 (-8)      36
RH % (24h trend)      48 (+4)      100 (+4)     87
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  5 G17                 NE  9 G21
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SE 10 G21    E  8 G20     NE 11 G21
Precip amount         0.23         0.73         0.73
Precip duration       6            12           12
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3050                      2270
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 22                     NE 29
Vent rate (kt-ft)     57950                     56750
CWR                   90           100          100
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-012-013-152115-
Strafford-Eastern Hillsborough-Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, Madbury, Manchester, Pelham,
Nashua, Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow, Chester, Derry,
Hampstead, and Exeter
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Cloudy
Precip type           Rain         Rain         Snow/Rain
Chance precip (%)     30           100          100
Temp (24h trend)      52 (-9)      33 (-4)      40
RH % (24h trend)      46 (-7)      100 (+2)     81
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     E  5 G17                  NE 13 G27
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E 10 G19     E  9 G17     NE 14 G28
Precip amount         0.05         0.58         0.84
Precip duration       1            10           12
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    3070                      2110
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 21                     NE 35
Vent rate (kt-ft)     55260                     63300
CWR                   10           100          100
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-152115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
1032 AM EDT Thu Apr 15 2021

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Cloudy
Precip type           Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance precip (%)     20           100          100
Temp (24h trend)      51 (-2)      37 (+1)      41
RH % (24h trend)      55 (-9)      100 (0)      81
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     SE  5 G18                 NE 19 G37
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     E 11 G21     E 11 G23     NE 22 G40
Precip amount         0.01         0.55         0.88
Precip duration       0            8            12
Precip begin          2 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    2270                      2330
Transport wnd (mph)   SE 20                     E 40
Vent rate (kt-ft)     38590                     81550
CWR                   0            100          100
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Snow and rain. Lows in the lower 30s. Northeast
winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or snow. Highs in
the mid 40s. North winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds 5 to
10 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs around 60. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph. Daytime humidity values moderate.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of rain showers. Highs in
the lower 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity values
moderate.

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

$$


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