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
303 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Low pressure will pass south of the state late Monday night with
rain possible across Downeast and possibly as far north as the
Central Highlands. High pressure will bring drier weather late
Tuesday night into Wednesday night. A cold front will then cross
the state Thursday evening with showers and possibly
thunderstorms.

MEZ001-002-242130-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
303 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            20           20
Min/Max Temp          71           49           73
Max/Min RH %          38           100          41
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                    1            1
Precip Begin                       6 PM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   1 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6240                      6070
Transport Wnd (kts)   E  4                      N  4
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     22270                     21270
Dispersion            Marginal                  Marginal
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ003>005-242130-
Northern Somerset-Northern Piscataquis-Northern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot,
Baxter St Park, Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, Mount Katahdin,
Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, and Medway
303 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        30           40           30
Min/Max Temp          71           48           71
Max/Min RH %          41           100          45
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.01         0.05         0.01
Precip Duration       1            4            2
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   4 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6240                      5830
Transport Wnd (kts)   SE  7                     N  3
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     42510                     17060
Dispersion            Fair                      Poor
CWR                   0            10           0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-242130-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
303 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        20           40           30
Min/Max Temp          73           51           71
Max/Min RH %          39           100          47
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.01         0.06         0.01
Precip Duration       1            4            2
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   4 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6800                      6050
Transport Wnd (kts)   SE  6                     N  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     42510                     28860
Dispersion            Fair                      Marginal
CWR                   0            10           0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-242130-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
303 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        40           50           30
Min/Max Temp          72           53           70
Max/Min RH %          40           99           50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.04         0.11         0.01
Precip Duration       1            4            2
Precip Begin          11 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   5 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6570                      6050
Transport Wnd (kts)   SE 11                     NE  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     74640                     40550
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
CWR                   10           20           10
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-242130-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
303 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        40           50           30
Min/Max Temp          71           51           71
Max/Min RH %          46           98           50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.04         0.08         0.01
Precip Duration       1            4            2
Precip Begin          11 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   4 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6140                      5900
Transport Wnd (kts)   SE 10                     NE  4
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     61450                     22960
Dispersion            Good                      Marginal
CWR                   10           30           10
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-242130-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
303 AM EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        50           50           30
Min/Max Temp          69           53           69
Max/Min RH %          48           100          56
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NE  5 G18
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      E  5
Precip Amount         0.07         0.12         0.01
Precip Duration       1            4            2
Precip Begin          10 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   5 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5840                      5610
Transport Wnd (kts)   SE 15                     NE  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     86980                     39260
Dispersion            Very Good                 Fair
CWR                   20           30           10
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Light
winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the lower
70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds.

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

$$



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