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
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
319 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

.DISCUSSION...
LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST LATE TONIGHT WITH
INCREASING SHOWER CHANCES BY SUNDAY MORNING. THE LOW WILL BRING SHOWERS
AND POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY EVENING. MORE SHOWERS
EXPECTED FOR MONDAY AS ANOTHER LOW APPROACHES THE REGION.

MEZ001-003-004-010-271930-
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
319 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           80           70           80
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           75           56           69
MAX/MIN RH %          94           66           100          79
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        S  8 G18     S  5         E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.20         0.15         0.64
PRECIP DURATION       2            8            6            7
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4350                      3990
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 19                      SE  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  89110                     55320
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            3            3            2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-271930-
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
319 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           80           70           80
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           75           61           70
MAX/MIN RH %          100          67           100          80
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  6                      SE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7 G17    S 10 G18     S  7         SE  8 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.11         0.18         0.54
PRECIP DURATION       1            7            6            9
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4500                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 20                      SE 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  97920                     76630
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            3            3            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-271930-
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
319 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           60           60           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           75           62           74
MAX/MIN RH %          100          69           100          75
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  6                      SE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  8         S 10 G18     S  7         SE  9 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.06         0.16         0.60
PRECIP DURATION       1            7            6            9
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4680                      4750
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 22                      SE 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  107890                    118660
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            3            3            2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-271930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
319 PM EDT SAT JUL 26 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           70           80
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           73           59           72
MAX/MIN RH %          99           73           100          79
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  9                      SE  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW 10        S 11         S  8         S 12 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.14         0.65
PRECIP DURATION                    4            6            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4200                      4160
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 25                      S 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  118970                    110990
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY
FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$

HEWITT




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