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WWUS81 KGYX 041350
RFWGYX

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KGYX
950 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT TODAY FOR NORTHERN... CENTRAL AND
SOUTHWEST NEW HAMPSHIRE... AND THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF
MAINE...

.A WARM SOUTHWEST WIND OF 10 TO 15 MPH... WITH SOME HIGHER
GUSTS... COMBINED WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ACROSS
INTERIOR AREAS... WILL CREATE MARGINAL RED FLAG WARNING CONDITIONS
TODAY.

ON TUESDAY AND 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.

MEZ007>009-012>014-NHZ001>009-011-012-015-050000-
/O.CON.KGYX.FW.W.0002.150504T1600Z-150505T0000Z/
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-
SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-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-
950 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR FOR NORTHERN... CENTRAL AND
SOUTHWEST NEW HAMPSHIRE... AND THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF
MAINE...

* AFFECTED AREA... COOS... GRAFTON... CARROLL... OXFORD...
  SULLIVAN... FRANKLIN... MERRIMACK...CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
  SOMERSET... BELKNAP... CHESHIRE... AND HILLSBOROUGH COUNTIES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S.

* LIGHTNING...NONE.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY AND UNCONTROLLABLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

SCHWIBS




000
WWUS81 KGYX 041350
RFWGYX

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KGYX
950 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT TODAY FOR NORTHERN... CENTRAL AND
SOUTHWEST NEW HAMPSHIRE... AND THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF
MAINE...

.A WARM SOUTHWEST WIND OF 10 TO 15 MPH... WITH SOME HIGHER
GUSTS... COMBINED WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ACROSS
INTERIOR AREAS... WILL CREATE MARGINAL RED FLAG WARNING CONDITIONS
TODAY.

ON TUESDAY AND 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.

MEZ007>009-012>014-NHZ001>009-011-012-015-050000-
/O.CON.KGYX.FW.W.0002.150504T1600Z-150505T0000Z/
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-
SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-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-
950 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR FOR NORTHERN... CENTRAL AND
SOUTHWEST NEW HAMPSHIRE... AND THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF
MAINE...

* AFFECTED AREA... COOS... GRAFTON... CARROLL... OXFORD...
  SULLIVAN... FRANKLIN... MERRIMACK...CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN
  SOMERSET... BELKNAP... CHESHIRE... AND HILLSBOROUGH COUNTIES.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THE EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 25 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S.

* LIGHTNING...NONE.

* IMPACTS...ANY FIRES MAY SPREAD RAPIDLY AND UNCONTROLLABLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

SCHWIBS


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000
WWUS81 KCAR 040956
RFWCAR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
556 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING THIS AFTERNOON...

.LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS AND CONTINUED DRY
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON.

MEZ001>006-010-011-015>017-031-032-042000-
/O.CON.KCAR.FW.W.0001.150504T1600Z-150505T0000Z/
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-
NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
556 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT
THIS EVENING FOR HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR NORTHERN AND EASTERN MAINE...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 001 NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  003 NORTHERN SOMERSET...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 NORTHERN
  PISCATAQUIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 005 NORTHERN PENOBSCOT...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 006 SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 010
  CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 011 CENTRAL
  PENOBSCOT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 015 SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 016 INTERIOR HANCOCK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 017
  CENTRAL WASHINGTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 031 SOUTHERN
  PISCATAQUIS AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 032 NORTHERN WASHINGTON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...22 TO 27 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...75 TO 80.

* LIGHTNING...NOT EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...GRASS OR BRUSH FIRES THAT IGNITE COULD SPREAD VERY
  RAPIDLY AND BECOME OUT OF CONTROL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

CB



000
WWUS81 KCAR 040956
RFWCAR

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
556 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING THIS AFTERNOON...

.LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS AND CONTINUED DRY
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON.

MEZ001>006-010-011-015>017-031-032-042000-
/O.CON.KCAR.FW.W.0001.150504T1600Z-150505T0000Z/
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-
NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
556 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT
THIS EVENING FOR HIGH FIRE DANGER FOR NORTHERN AND EASTERN MAINE...

* AFFECTED AREA...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 001 NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK...
  FIRE WEATHER ZONE 002 NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE
  003 NORTHERN SOMERSET...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 004 NORTHERN
  PISCATAQUIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 005 NORTHERN PENOBSCOT...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 006 SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 010
  CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 011 CENTRAL
  PENOBSCOT...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 015 SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT...FIRE
  WEATHER ZONE 016 INTERIOR HANCOCK...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 017
  CENTRAL WASHINGTON...FIRE WEATHER ZONE 031 SOUTHERN
  PISCATAQUIS AND FIRE WEATHER ZONE 032 NORTHERN WASHINGTON.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...22 TO 27 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...75 TO 80.

* LIGHTNING...NOT EXPECTED.

* IMPACTS...GRASS OR BRUSH FIRES THAT IGNITE COULD SPREAD VERY
  RAPIDLY AND BECOME OUT OF CONTROL.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A RED FLAG WARNING MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE EITHER OCCURRING NOW...OR WILL SHORTLY. A COMBINATION OF
STRONG WINDS...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AND WARM TEMPERATURES WILL
CREATE EXPLOSIVE FIRE GROWTH POTENTIAL.

&&

$$

CB




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