October 24, 2014


TODAY'S WEATHER 

Cloud Cover: mostly cloudy to cloudy with scattered showers

 

Temperature: upper 40s to low 50's

 

Relative Humidity:  between 66 and 74 percent

 

Wind: range from 5 to 11 mph with possible gusts between 17 and 23 mph

 

Summary: Showers will taper off later today followed by drier weather this evening.  A cold front will cross the region on Saturday with a possiblility of showers Saturday evening.

 

  

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