July 23, 2014


TODAY'S WEATHER 

Cloud Cover: partly cloudy with showers and thunderstomrs likely this afternoon.

 

Temperature: upper 80s to lower 90s

 

Relative Humidity:  between 47 and 55 percent

 

Wind: range from 8 to 12 mph with gusts between 20 and 23 mph

 

Summary:  A cold front approaching from the west will bring showers and thunderstorms this afternoon and tonight.  Some of the storms could produce frequent lightning and gusty winds.  Showers will end tomorrow as high pressure builds in hte region.

 

  

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