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
303 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER INTO THIS EVENING THEN GRADUALLY
DRIER AIR WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA. HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE ONE
DAY OF DRY WEATHER ON FRIDAY BEFORE LOW PRESSURE RETURNS LATER
SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-251915-
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
303 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0            50
MIN/MAX TEMP          28           47           30           46
MAX/MIN RH %          95           36           81           50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  8 G21     NW  7        LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       1                                      1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   9 AM
PRECIP END            5 AM                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2680                      2650
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  8                      E  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  24250                     24090
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-251915-
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
303 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW SHOWERS NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           0            0            40
MIN/MAX TEMP          29           51           30           50
MAX/MIN RH %          93           36           85           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  8                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  8 G18     N  8         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       3                                      1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   10 AM
PRECIP END            6 AM                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2830                      2790
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 10                      NE  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  36670                     22520
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-251915-
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
303 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0            50
MIN/MAX TEMP          33           56           34           51
MAX/MIN RH %          88           31           81           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N  9                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 11 G21     N  8         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       1                                      1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   9 AM
PRECIP END            11 PM                                  CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3110                      3080
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  9                      E  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  47790                     37410
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-251915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
303 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0            50
MIN/MAX TEMP          34           57           37           48
MAX/MIN RH %          85           36           80           55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N 10 G18                  LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 13 G24     NW  7        LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       0                                      1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   9 AM
PRECIP END            9 PM                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3080                      3060
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  9                      E 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  47890                     51500
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
37 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$






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