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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KGYX
756 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

...THE RED FLAG WARNING EXPIRES AS OF 8 PM TONIGHT...

...A FIRE WEATHER WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR MUCH OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
AND ALL OF CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MAINE FROM LATE THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

A HIGH FIRE DANGER WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE AREA TOMORROW AS A
VERY DRY AIR MASS REMAINS IN PLACE. ANYONE CONSIDERING OUTSIDE
BURNING SHOULD MONITOR LATER STATEMENTS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE AS WELL AS LOCAL AND STATE OFFICIALS BEFORE BURNING.

MEZ018-023-NHZ009-010-071230-
/O.CON.KGYX.FW.A.0004.150507T1500Z-150508T0000Z/
INTERIOR YORK-COASTAL YORK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-
756 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE THURSDAY
MORNING THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS FOR BELKNAP AND STRAFFORD COUNTIES IN NH AND YORK
COUNTY ME...

* AFFECTED AREA...BELKNAP... STRAFFORD... AND YORK COUNTIES.

* WINDS...WEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* TIMING...FROM LATE THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH EVENING.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...AS LOW AS 20 PERCENT.

* TEMPERATURES...NEAR 80.

* LIGHTNING...NONE

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. LISTEN FOR LATER FORECASTS AND POSSIBLE
RED FLAG WARNINGS.

&&

$$

SCHWIBS


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KGYX
757 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

MEZ018-023-NHZ009-010-080000-
INTERIOR YORK-COASTAL YORK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-
757 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THURSDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WESTERN MAINE AND CENTRAL NEW
HAMPSHIRE.

.DAY ONE...OVERNIGHT.

DIMINISHING WINDS...MODEST RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY...AND
COOLING TEMPERATURES WILL TEMPORARILY IMPROVE THE CURRENT FIRE
SITUATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   FIRE WEATHER WATCH.

CONTINUED DRY WEATHER...WARM TEMPERATURES...AND OCCASIONALLY
GUSTY WINDS WILL KEEP THE FIRE DANGER ELEVATED THURSDAY. ANY FIRES
MAY GROW QUICKLY AND DANGEROUSLY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

SCHWIBS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KGYX
757 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

NHZ007-008-011>015-080000-
SULLIVAN-MERRIMACK-CHESHIRE NH-EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-
INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-COASTAL ROCKINGHAM-
WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH NH-
757 PM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NEW
HAMPSHIRE...SOUTHEASTERN NEW HAMPSHIRE AND SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE.

.DAY ONE...OVERNIGHT.

DIMINISHING WINDS...MODEST RELATIVE HUMIDITY RECOVERY...AND
COOLING TEMPERATURES WILL TEMPORARILY IMPROVE THE CURRENT FIRE
SITUATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

CONTINUED DRY WEATHER...WARM TEMPERATURES...AND OCCASIONALLY
GUSTY WINDS WILL KEEP THE FIRE DANGER ELEVATED THURSDAY. ANY FIRES
MAY GROW QUICKLY AND DANGEROUSLY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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