Tower Quest

Free Visitor's Guide

APRIL 17, 2014


TODAY'S WEATHER 

Cloud Cover: moslty clear to clear skies

 

Temperature: 40's

 

Relative Humidity: between 20 and 23 percent

 

Wind: range from 6 to 9 mph inland and near 16 mph on the seacoast. Winds may gust up to 18 mph in the southeast part of the state.

 

Summary: High pressure will hold over the area through tomorrow.  Low pressure passing to the east will bring a chance of showers on Saturday.

 

  

TODAY'S PREDICTED FIRE DANGER



*See Class Day Definitions Below

FIRE DANGER  ZONES  PREDICTED  CLASS  DAY* 
One  2
Two 2
Three 2
Four 2
Five 2
Six 2
Seven 2
Eight 2
Nine 2
Ten 2
Eleven 2
Twelve 2
Thirteen 2


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