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
758 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...
.ON TUESDAY... GUSTIER WINDS THAN WE SAW TODAY WILL DEVELOP
BEHIND A COLD FRONT. DRY AIR REMAINS IN PLACE. ON WEDNESDAY... AN
ELEVATED FIRE DANGER IS LIKELY TO PERSIST ACROSS THE AREA. ANYONE
CONSIDERING OUTSIDE BURNING SHOULD MONITOR LATER STATEMENTS FROM
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AS WELL AS LOCAL AND STATE OFFICIALS
BEFORE BURNING.


NHZ001>009-011-012-015-050915-
NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL-
SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SOUTHERN CARROLL-SULLIVAN-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-
CHESHIRE NH-EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-
WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER...
LITTLETON...NORTH CONWAY...LEBANON...HANOVER...PLYMOUTH...
WOLFEBORO...OSSIPEE...CLAREMONT...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN...
CONCORD...HOOKSETT...LACONIA...MEREDITH...JAFFREY...KEENE...
MANCHESTER...NASHUA...PETERBOROUGH...WEARE
758 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         20           20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      48 (+1)      75 (-3)      34           70
RH % (24H TREND)      91 (+10)     27 (+5)      89           25
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW  8 G21                 NW  5 G19
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW  8 G29    NW 10 G23    NW  6 G21    NW  9 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                4            3            5            4
MIXING HGT                         7590                      7250
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 15                     NW 18
VENTILATION RATE                   98670                     116000
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

NHZ010-013-014-050915-
STRAFFORD-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCHESTER...DOVER...SALEM...DERRY...
EXETER...PORTSMOUTH...HAMPTON
758 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         20           30           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      56 (+9)      77 (-4)      44           72
RH % (24H TREND)      73 (-18)     30 (+6)      76           25
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    W  7                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW  7        W  9 G21     W  5         W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            1
PRECIP BEGIN          4 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                5            3            5            4
MIXING HGT                         7600                      7010
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 14                     NW 17
VENTILATION RATE                   91200                     105150
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ007>009-050915-
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM...
JACKMAN
758 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         30           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      45 (-1)      68 (-6)      34           62
RH % (24H TREND)      94 (+13)     26 (0)       83           28
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW 11 G23                 NW  7 G21
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW  9 G28    NW 13 G27    W 11 G27     NW 13 G26
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          7 PM
PRECIP END            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                4            4            4            4
MIXING HGT                         8000                      8240
TRANSPORT WIND                     W 22                      NW 21
VENTILATION RATE                   152000                    148320
CWR                   10           0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ018>022-050915-
INTERIOR YORK-INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-
INTERIOR WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SANFORD...BERWICK...NORTH WINDHAM...
GORHAM...BRIDGTON...LEWISTON...AUBURN...LIVERMORE FALLS...
AUGUSTA...WATERVILLE...WINTERPORT...UNITY
758 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (+12)     75 (-2)      40           69
RH % (24H TREND)      78 (-16)     26 (-3)      79           26
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW  8                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW  7 G19    NW 11 G21    W  7         NW  9 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0
PRECIP BEGIN          4 AM
PRECIP END            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                5            4            5            4
MIXING HGT                         7740                      8580
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 18                     NW 20
VENTILATION RATE                   123840                    145860
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ012>014-050915-
SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUMFORD...NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD...
FARMINGTON...WILTON...MADISON...SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD
758 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      52 (+8)      73 (-6)      38           68
RH % (24H TREND)      79 (-12)     24 (-1)      80           27
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    NW  8                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW  6 G20    NW 11 G21    W  7 G17     NW  9 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM
PRECIP END            6 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                5            4            5            4
MIXING HGT                         7930                      8440
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 18                     NW 21
VENTILATION RATE                   126880                    151920
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ023>028-050915-
COASTAL YORK-COASTAL CUMBERLAND-SAGADAHOC-LINCOLN-KNOX-
COASTAL WALDO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BIDDEFORD...SACO...OLD ORCHARD BEACH...
KITTERY...PORTLAND...SOUTH PORTLAND...WESTBROOK...BATH...
TOPSHAM...BOOTHBAY HARBOR...WISCASSET...WALDOBORO...CAMDEN...
ROCKLAND...THOMASTON...BELFAST...LINCOLNVILLE
758 PM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHC(%)         20           20           0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
TEMP (24H TREND)      50 (+9)      75 (+7)      43           69
RH % (24H TREND)      83 (-12)     29 (-17)     75           29
20FTWND AM(MPH)                    W  8                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND PM(MPH)       SW  8 G19    W 10 G19     W  6         W  8 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          4 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 AM
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES                5            4            5            4
MIXING HGT                         7560                      8420
TRANSPORT WIND                     NW 17                     W 17
VENTILATION RATE                   113400                    126300
CWR                   0            0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES
MODERATE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES
MODERATE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.

$$


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