September 19, 2014


TODAY'S WEATHER 

Cloud Cover: clear skies

 

Temperature:  mid to upper 50s

 

Relative Humidity:  between 28 and 33 percent

 

Wind: light inland and near 9 mph on the seacoast

 

Summary: Cold and dry air moves across the region today.  Good humidity recovery is expected tonight followed by moderate humidity values tomorrow.

 

  

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