October 22, 2014


TODAY'S WEATHER 

Cloud Cover: cloudy with rain likely

 

Temperature: upper 40s to low 50's

 

Relative Humidity:  between 82 and 93 percent

 

Wind: inland will range from 10 to 13 mph with gust between 18 and 31 mph.  Winds on the seacoast will be around 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph

 

Summary: wet weather is expected through Friday

 

  

TODAY'S PREDICTED FIRE DANGER



*See Class Day Definitions Below

FIRE DANGER  ZONES  PREDICTED  CLASS  DAY* 
One  1
Two 1
Three 1
Four 1
Five 1
Six 1
Seven 1
Eight 1
Nine 1
Ten 1
Eleven 1
Twelve 1
Thirteen 1


You can get the weekend fire weather by calling 

(866) 643-4737 or 603-271-2259

WHAT DOES THE CLASS DAY MEAN?
 

Class 1: Low 

Fires are not likely, it may be raining

Class 2: Moderate

Fires are possible in light fuels, day after a rain

Class 3: High

Fuels in open areas and sunny slopes may spread rapidly

Class 4: Very High

Fires start easily from all causes
Fires spread and increase in intensity rapidly
Spot fires occur
Fire will burn deep, except in the spring

Class 5: Extreme

Fires will spread very rapidly with severe spotting
Difficult to extinguish, mop-up requires a great deal of effort

Difficult to extinguish, mop-up requires a great deal of effort