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
259 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry weather today into Tuesday morning as high pressure builds
into the area. Low pressure will slowly move up the coast later
tuesday and Wednesday and will spread a wetting rain north across
the region. It likely remains damp and unsettled through the end
of the week.

MEZ001-002-242115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
259 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          45           19           52
Max/Min RH %          30           91           35
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NW  6                     Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  6         Lgt/Var      SE  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    2710                      3400
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 12                      SE 12
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     32060                     41540
Dispersion            Marginal                  Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ003>005-242115-
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
259 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          48           24           52
Max/Min RH %          26           84           38
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NW  5                     E  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  6         Lgt/Var      SE  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    3130                      3420
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 12                      S 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     38370                     46970
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-242115-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
259 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          53           25           54
Max/Min RH %          27           84           35
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NW  5                     E  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4020                      3870
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW  8                     SE 12
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     31800                     46480
Dispersion            Marginal                  Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ016-017-242115-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
259 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          57           30           54
Max/Min RH %          31           91           37
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NW  5                     E  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4500                      4000
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW  7                     SE 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     31130                     52900
Dispersion            Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-242115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
259 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Rain
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          57           29           54
Max/Min RH %          24           82           38
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NW  6                     Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NW  5        Lgt/Var      SE  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 0
Precip Begin                                    3 PM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4120                      3850
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW  9                     SE 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     34620                     52280
Dispersion            Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-242115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
259 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          57           32           50
Max/Min RH %          36           97           43
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NW  6                     E  8 G19
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      E  8 G18
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4560                      3440
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW  6                     SE 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     25380                     56490
Dispersion            Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows around 40. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Highs in the lower 50s. East winds around
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the
upper 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in
the upper 40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs around 60.
South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the
upper 40s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Colder. Lows in the upper 30s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. Light winds.

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

$$


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