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
255 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A FEW ISOLATED LIGHT SHOWERS ARE OCCURRING AS OF MID AFTERNOON WILL DIMINISH
THIS EVENING. OTHERWISE A LARGE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM BUILDING DOWN
FROM THE NORTH WILL BRING PARTLY SUNNY AND DRY CONDITIONS FOR THE
WEEKEND AND LASTING INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK. WINDS WILL BE
LIGHT.

MEZ001-003-004-010-231900-
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
255 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           75           51           79
MAX/MIN RH %          100          49           100          45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6100                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  4                     NW  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  36070                     60010
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-231900-
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
255 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           75           51           81
MAX/MIN RH %          100          50           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6230                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  5                     NW  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  43630                     60930
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-231900-
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
255 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           76           52           80
MAX/MIN RH %          98           47           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 11 AM
PRECIP END                                                   5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6500                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  9                     NW  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  68570                     44950
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-231900-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
255 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           74           54           77
MAX/MIN RH %          97           53           98           52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6450                      6450
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 10                     NW  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  75740                     38710
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$






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