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
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

.DISCUSSION...
A cold front will drop south cross the area today producing
scattered showers and a few thunderstorms across northern and
eastern sections. High pressure will build into the region
Thursday. The next weather maker nears the northeast for the
weekend.

MEZ023>026-232115-
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
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           Tstms        None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+12)     43 (-7)      67
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-8)      84 (-7)      37
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW  9 G25    N  8 G25     S  9 G23
Precip amount         0.03         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          4            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    7810                      5970
Transport wnd (mph)   W 17                      W  6
Vent rate (kt-ft)     117150                    29850
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ012-018-019-232115-
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
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+11)     39 (-10)     71
RH % (24h trend)      34 (-11)     92 (+1)      25
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 12 G28    NW  9 G25    SW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    10970                     7250
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 26                     W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     252310                    79750
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ020>022-232115-
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
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      72 (+4)      41 (-9)      67
RH % (24h trend)      42 (+4)      78 (-12)     32
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G27    N  8 G23     SW  6
Precip amount         0.05         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8400                      7260
Transport wnd (mph)   W 16                      W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     117600                    79860
CWR                   20           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ027-028-232115-
Knox-Coastal Waldo-
Including the cities of Owls Head, Rockland, Appleton, Camden,
Hope, Rockport, Thomaston, Belfast, Northport, Searsmont,
and Lincolnville
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     50           30           0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+9)      42 (-8)      64
RH % (24h trend)      51 (+10)     81 (-9)      41
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     SW 10 G25    N  9 G25     SW  9 G25
Precip amount         0.11         0.04         0.00
Precip duration       1            0
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   8 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          4            3            2
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    4920                      6960
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  9                     W 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     39360                     62640
CWR                   40           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ007-008-013-232115-
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
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           Tstms        None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (+2)      33 (-15)     67
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-1)      98 (+8)      26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G20                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 14 G28    NW 10 G27    W  8 G20
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          10 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    9980                      7060
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 25                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     219560                    91780
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ009-014-232115-
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
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           Tstms        None         None
Chance precip (%)     50           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      66 (-4)      35 (-14)     67
RH % (24h trend)      47 (+11)     84 (-6)      26
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5 G17                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 12 G26    N  8 G24     W  8 G18
Precip amount         0.05         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   3            2            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5960                      7370
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     101320                    95810
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ011-232115-
Cheshire-
Including the cities of Gilsum, Keene, Marlow, Sullivan, Surry,
and Jaffrey
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+15)     44 (-6)      74
RH % (24h trend)      34 (-27)     70 (-25)     23
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G19                 NW  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G25    NW  9 G23    NW  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8520                      5830
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 25                     NW 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     187440                    69960
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ015-232115-
Western And Central Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Amherst, Milford, Mont Vernon, Goffstown,
Peterborough, Sharon, Hollis, and Weare
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      81 (+16)     45 (-6)      74
RH % (24h trend)      33 (-22)     70 (-21)     23
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G18                 NW  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G24    NW  7 G20    NW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    9220                      6500
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 25                     NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     202840                    71500
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ012-232115-
Eastern Hillsborough-
Including the cities of Manchester, Pelham, and Nashua
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      82 (+15)     49 (-3)      74
RH % (24h trend)      31 (-23)     72 (-20)     24
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G17                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 10 G26    NW  8 G23    W  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    9650                      6790
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 25                     W 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     212300                    61110
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ013-232115-
Interior Rockingham-
Including the cities of Salem, Atkinson, Newton, Plaistow,
Chester, Derry, Hampstead, and Exeter
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      81 (+12)     47 (-4)      73
RH % (24h trend)      32 (-18)     87 (-5)      24
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G17                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW  9 G26    NW  9 G24    LGT/VAR
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    9660                      6770
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 26                     W 10
Vent rate (kt-ft)     222180                    60930
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ014-232115-
Coastal Rockingham-
Including the cities of Greenland, Portsmouth, Rye, Hampton,
Hampton Falls, North Hampton, and Seabrook
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+12)     50 (-2)      70
RH % (24h trend)      37 (-17)     81 (-8)      37
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7                      LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     W  8 G23     NW  9 G23    S  9 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    9270                      5380
Transport wnd (mph)   W 23                      SW 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     185400                    53800
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ007-232115-
Sullivan-
Including the cities of Claremont, Cornish, Unity, Croydon,
Goshen, Grantham, Lempster, Newport, and Charlestown
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+13)     41 (-9)      72
RH % (24h trend)      33 (-22)     75 (-19)     24
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G19                 NW  7
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 12 G27    N  9 G27     NW  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    8850                      5770
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 25                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     194700                    75010
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ008-232115-
Merrimack-
Including the cities of Boscawen, Canterbury, Concord, Dunbarton,
Loudon, and Hooksett
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      81 (+13)     43 (-7)      74
RH % (24h trend)      32 (-17)     79 (-14)     23
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G17                 NW  5
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G26    NW  9 G25    NW  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    9310                      6370
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 28                     NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     223440                    70070
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ010-232115-
Strafford-
Including the cities of Barrington, Rochester, Dover,
Rollinsford, Somersworth, Durham, and Madbury
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      79 (+9)      44 (-5)      73
RH % (24h trend)      34 (-12)     93 (+2)      25
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6                     LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 11 G25    NW  8 G23    SW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    9880                      6800
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 30                     W 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     256880                    68000
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ009-232115-
Belknap-
Including the cities of Laconia, Gilford, and Meredith
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+10)     44 (-6)      72
RH % (24h trend)      33 (-15)     79 (-12)     23
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  6 G17                  LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 13 G27    NW  9 G25    W  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    9140                      6350
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 30                     W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     237640                    69850
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ005-232115-
Southern Grafton-
Including the cities of Lebanon, Lyme, Ashland, Ellsworth,
Holderness, Plymouth, and Rumney
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (+12)     40 (-9)      72
RH % (24h trend)      31 (-18)     78 (-15)     24
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G20                 NW  7 G18
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 15 G31    NW 11 G31    NW  9 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    9670                      5900
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 29                     NW 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     241750                    76700
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ006-232115-
Southern Carroll-
Including the cities of Wakefield, Bridgewater, Brookfield,
Ossipee, Tuftonboro, Wolfeboro, and Moultonborough
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (+12)     42 (-8)      73
RH % (24h trend)      32 (-17)     88 (-2)      23
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 12 G28    NW  9 G27    W  7 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    10110                     7030
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 26                     W 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     232530                    70300
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ003-232115-
Northern Grafton-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Lincoln, Littleton,
Sugar Hill, Thornton, Waterville Valley, and Woodstock
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (+13)     37 (-11)     71
RH % (24h trend)      32 (-15)     80 (-12)     24
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  6 G20                 NW  7 G20
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 14 G32    NW 10 G29    NW  9 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    10040                     5770
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 32                     NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     281120                    63470
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ004-232115-
Northern Carroll-
Including the cities of Jackson, North Conway, Albany, Conway,
Chatham, and Crawford Notch
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (+14)     39 (-11)     72
RH % (24h trend)      31 (-16)     83 (-5)      24
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  5 G23                 LGT/VAR
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 15 G34    N 11 G32     W  6 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    10980                     7170
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 31                     W 12
Vent rate (kt-ft)     296460                    71700
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ002-232115-
Southern Coos-
Including the cities of Berlin, Dummer, Milan, York Pond,
and Lancaster
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (+5)      35 (-13)     69
RH % (24h trend)      38 (-5)      92 (+1)      24
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     NW  7 G21                 NW  6 G23
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 16 G34    NW 10 G32    W  9 G21
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            5 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    9740                      6020
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 32                     W 14
Vent rate (kt-ft)     272720                    72240
CWR                   0            0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

NHZ001-232115-
Northern Coos-
Including the cities of Errol, Millsfield, and Colebrook
727 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      64 (-3)      32 (-14)     65
RH % (24h trend)      47 (+3)      100 (+7)     28
20ftWnd - AM(mph)     W  7 G20                  NW  6
20ftWnd - PM(mph)     NW 14 G26    NW 10 G27    W  9 G19
Precip amount         0.02         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          6 AM
Precip end            6 PM
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL)    5740                      5390
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     109060                    70070
CWR                   10           0            0

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds 15 to 20 mph.
Daytime humidity values moderate.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. West winds
15 to 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Highs in
the mid 70s. Northwest winds up to 5 mph. Daytime humidity values
high.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows
around 50. East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Cooler.
Highs in the lower 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Daytime humidity
values high.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows
in the mid 40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. Daytime humidity values
high.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Highs
around 70. West winds up to 5 mph. Daytime humidity values high.

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

$$



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