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
258 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Low relative humidity is forecast Wednesday, but winds will be
light. Dry weather continues for Thursday, but rain is expected
Thursday night into Friday evening.

MEZ001-002-240915-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
258 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          39           71           45           67
Max/Min RH %          100          34           91           53
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                              1
Precip Begin                                                 8 AM
Precip End                                                   2 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 6750                      5710
Transport Wnd (kts)                N  0                      N  0
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  0                         0
Dispersion                         Poor                      Poor
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ003>005-240915-
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
258 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          39           72           47           69
Max/Min RH %          100          33           85           53
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                              1
Precip Begin                                                 8 AM
Precip End                                                   2 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 6900                      5670
Transport Wnd (kts)                N  0                      N  0
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  0                         0
Dispersion                         Poor                      Poor
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-240915-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
258 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          39           73           46           70
Max/Min RH %          100          34           90           53
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7250                      5630
Transport Wnd (kts)                N  0                      N  0
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  0                         0
Dispersion                         Poor                      Poor
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ016-017-240915-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
258 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          43           74           47           68
Max/Min RH %          100          33           94           54
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7290                      5230
Transport Wnd (kts)                N  0                      N  0
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  0                         0
Dispersion                         Poor                      Poor
CWR                   0            0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-240915-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
258 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            10
Min/Max Temp          43           74           49           71
Max/Min RH %          100          34           93           54
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                              1
Precip Begin                                                 8 AM
Precip End                                                   2 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7270                      5740
Transport Wnd (kts)                N  0                      N  0
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  0                         0
Dispersion                         Poor                      Poor
CWR                   0            0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-240915-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
258 PM EDT Tue May 23 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          45           72           48           64
Max/Min RH %          100          38           94           62
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   E  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      E  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 6460                      4140
Transport Wnd (kts)                N  0                      N  0
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  0                         0
Dispersion                         Poor                      Poor
CWR                   0            0            0            20
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

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

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

$$


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