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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
850 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...
THE CLEARING TREND THAT HAS BEGUN IN THE NORTH WILL SPREAD SOUTH
FOR TODAY WITH PARTLY TO MOSTLY SUNNY AND DRY WEATHER FORECAST
ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA. SOME DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG THE
COAST AGAIN BY FRIDAY HOWEVER THIS WILL NOT AMOUNT TO ANYTHING
SIGNIFICANT. THE NEXT AREA WIDE SIGNIFICANT RAIN WILL NOT OCCUR
UNTIL LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY AS A FRONT COMES THROUGH.

MEZ001-003-004-010-031300-
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALLAGASH...CLAYTON LAKE...MADAWASKA...
FORT KENT...FRENCHVILLE...BAKER LAKE...BILLY-JACK DEPOT...
BAXTER ST PARK...CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM...
MOUNT KATAHDIN...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
850 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          61           37           61
MIN/MAX RH %          38           98           52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3410                      3440
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E  6                      SE  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     33960                     27760
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...HIGH.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-031300-
NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN...
MARS HILL...MILLINOCKET...EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...MEDWAY...
HOULTON...HODGDON...SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS
850 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          61           37           63
MIN/MAX RH %          39           100          57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3200                      3960
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E  8                      SE  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     38230                     26490
DISPERSION            FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...HIGH.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-031300-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK-
CENTRAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...
EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...
MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON...DOVER-FOXCROFT...
MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
850 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          62           43           65
MIN/MAX RH %          39           100          56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  6        NE  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3560                      4160
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE 12                     E  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     50330                     24980
DISPERSION            GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...HIGH.

$$

MEZ029-030-031300-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
850 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          63           48           62
MIN/MAX RH %          45           99           61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE  9                     NE  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  8        NE  7        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3360                      3350
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE 13                     E  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     55770                     30130
DISPERSION            GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
60. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

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