Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
338 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry conditions with low afternoon relative humidity will continue
through next weekend.

MEZ001>004-170915-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset-
Northern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot, Baxter St Park,
Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, and Mount Katahdin
338 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers      None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            20           0
Min/Max Temp          19           49           34           58
Max/Min RH %          100          39           100          48
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   W  7
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NW  5        SW  7        SW  7 G17    W  7 G17
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    6 PM
Precip End                                      4 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4810                      4570
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 14                      NW 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  65760                     77620
Dispersion                         Good                      Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            5

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-170915-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
338 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          26           54           35           64
Max/Min RH %          87           33           98           45
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   W  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NW  6        Lgt/Var      SW  6        W  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5500                      5570
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 10                      NW 19
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  53890                     105630
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-170915-
Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten,
Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills, Lincoln,
Howland, Springfield, Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
Princeton, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
338 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          25           53           35           63
Max/Min RH %          91           32           98           46
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   W  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       N  6         W  5         SW  6        W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5540                      5380
Transport Wnd (kts)                NW 10                     NW 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  55280                     98910
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-170915-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
338 PM EDT Mon Oct 16 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Clear        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          29           53           38           63
Max/Min RH %          89           33           100          50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    NW  7                     W  7 G17
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       N  9 G18     NW  6        SW  8 G21    W  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5680                      5580
Transport Wnd (kts)                NW 10                     NW 19
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  58690                     107880
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. West
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around
5 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation above normal.

$$



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