722  
FNUS51 KGYX 271925  
FWFGYX  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN MAINE AND NEW HAMPSHIRE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A STRONG COASTAL STORM WILL EXIT TO THE SOUTH AND EAST THIS  
EVENING. STRONG NORTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH  
TONIGHT, MAINLY ALONG THE COAST. DRIER WEATHER WILL RETURN ON  
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY, BUT MINIMUM RH IS STILL EXPECTED TO REMAIN  
HIGH.  
 
MEZ023>025-280915-  
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  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 40 (-5) 55 (+4) 34 52  
RH % (24H TREND) 88 (-9) 57 (-21) 100 61  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) N 16 G31 NE 9 G23  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) N 24 G37 N 16 G27 N 11 G24 NE 9 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM  
PRECIP END 9 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3200 3280  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 21 NE 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 57600 26240  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ018-019-033-280915-  
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  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 39 (-5) 53 (+3) 33 51  
RH % (24H TREND) 86 (-11) 57 (-17) 100 60  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) N 11 G19 NE 6  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) N 19 G29 N 11 G20 NE 8 NE 8  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM  
PRECIP END 9 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3150 3280  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 18 NE 10  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 50400 29520  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ014-020>022-280915-  
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  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 38 (-6) 53 (+2) 32 52  
RH % (24H TREND) 85 (-5) 60 (-11) 100 57  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) N 11 G21 N 6  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) N 19 G32 N 12 G23 N 8 NE 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 4 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3200 3280  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 21 NE 10  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 57600 29520  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ026>028-280915-  
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  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 20 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 40 (-5) 54 (+3) 34 53  
RH % (24H TREND) 88 (-8) 63 (-16) 100 63  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) N 17 G35 NE 10 G23  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) N 23 G42 N 17 G33 N 13 G28 NE 9 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM  
PRECIP END 9 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 4 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3090 3310  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) N 23 NE 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 61800 26480  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ007>009-012-013-280915-  
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  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 32 (-8) 51 (0) 27 53  
RH % (24H TREND) 90 (+2) 52 (-11) 100 45  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) N 9 G19 NE 5  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) N 17 G28 NE 9 G18 NE 6 E 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 5  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2800 2900  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 15 E 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 36400 23200  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NHZ001-002-280915-  
NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ERROL, MILLSFIELD, COLEBROOK, BERLIN,  
DUMMER, MILAN, YORK POND, AND LANCASTER  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (-10) 53 (+2) 26 54  
RH % (24H TREND) 93 (-1) 50 (-9) 100 45  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) NE 8 G18 E 5  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) NE 16 G27 NE 8 NE 5 E 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4 5  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2610 2540  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 7 E 8  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 15660 17780  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NHZ003-004-280915-  
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  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 33 (-11) 55 (+4) 29 53  
RH % (24H TREND) 93 (-5) 53 (-9) 98 49  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) N 9 G18 NE 5  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) N 14 G28 NE 6 NE 5 E 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2900 2730  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 7 E 6  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 17400 13650  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NHZ005-006-009-280915-  
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  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 35 (-11) 55 (+3) 30 51  
RH % (24H TREND) 90 (-7) 54 (-12) 99 54  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) N 9 G17 NE 6  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) N 14 G25 NE 8 NE 5 E 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3020 2890  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 9 E 10  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 24160 26010  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NHZ007-008-011-015-280915-  
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  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 36 (-10) 55 (+4) 31 51  
RH % (24H TREND) 93 (-5) 55 (-18) 100 57  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) N 6 NE 5  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) N 12 G24 NE 6 LGT/VAR E 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3200 3110  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 8 E 10  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 22400 27990  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NHZ010-012-013-280915-  
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  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 40 (-6) 54 (+4) 34 50  
RH % (24H TREND) 87 (-10) 58 (-20) 100 64  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) N 10 G18 NE 6  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) N 17 G28 NE 10 NE 5 NE 8  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3370 3310  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 15 NE 9  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 43810 26480  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
NHZ014-280915-  
COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GREENLAND, PORTSMOUTH, RYE, HAMPTON,  
HAMPTON FALLS, NORTH HAMPTON, AND SEABROOK  
325 PM EDT WED OCT 27 2021  
 
TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 42 (-5) 55 (+4) 37 52  
RH % (24H TREND) 90 (-7) 58 (-24) 99 67  
20FTWND - AM(MPH) N 16 G27 N 9 G18  
20FTWND - PM(MPH) N 23 G36 NE 14 G25 N 11 G20 NE 10 G19  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM  
PRECIP END 9 PM  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 4 4  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3340 3200  
TRANSPORT WND (MPH) NE 17 NE 10  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 50100 28800  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES HIGH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS 10 TO  
15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. DAYTIME  
HUMIDITY VALUES HIGH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES HIGH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS  
5 TO 10 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES MODERATE.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. WEST WINDS 5 TO  
10 MPH. DAYTIME HUMIDITY VALUES HIGH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL. PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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