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...UPDATED
National Weather Service Caribou ME
931 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A warm front is expected to move north across the region today
followed by a cold front later tonight into Wednesday. Showers
and thunderstorms can be expected this afternoon into this
evening. Some thunderstorms could contain strong wind gusts and
small hail along with heavy rainfall.

MEZ001-002-272130-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
931 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        60           60           50
Min/Max Temp          68           48           67
Max/Min RH %          56           100          54
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  6         Lgt/Var      W  5
Precip Amount         0.13         0.29         0.16
Precip Duration       3            8            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6730                      6650
Transport Wnd (kts)   S 13                      W 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     86420                     92040
Dispersion            Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   60           60           50
LAL                   4            4            4
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ003>005-272130-
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
931 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        60           60           40
Min/Max Temp          69           48           69
Max/Min RH %          59           100          51
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W  6
Precip Amount         0.14         0.36         0.11
Precip Duration       4            3            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6700                      6710
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 13                     W 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     90030                     100350
Dispersion            Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   70           60           20
LAL                   4            4            3
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-272130-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
931 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        40           40           40
Min/Max Temp          73           52           72
Max/Min RH %          56           100          49
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  5         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.05         0.14         0.08
Precip Duration       3            2            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7630                      7460
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 17                     W 12
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     130030                    88840
Dispersion            Excellent                 Very Good
CWR                   30           40           30
LAL                   4            4            3
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ016-017-272130-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
931 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        30           30           40
Min/Max Temp          74           51           72
Max/Min RH %          52           100          49
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  7         Lgt/Var      W  5
Precip Amount         0.02         0.04         0.04
Precip Duration       1            1            2
Precip Begin          3 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7720                      7530
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 18                     W 11
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     136790                    86230
Dispersion            Excellent                 Very Good
CWR                   10           10           10
LAL                   3            3            3
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-272130-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
931 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        60           70           40
Min/Max Temp          73           51           71
Max/Min RH %          56           100          49
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  5         Lgt/Var      W  5
Precip Amount         0.10         0.28         0.05
Precip Duration       3            4            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7320                      7190
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 18                     W 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     131350                    98440
Dispersion            Excellent                 Very Good
CWR                   70           70           10
LAL                   4            4            3
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-272130-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
931 AM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            30           20
Min/Max Temp          70           51           69
Max/Min RH %          61           100          56
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  7         Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.04         0.01
Precip Duration                    1            1
Precip Begin                       6 PM         6 AM
Precip End                         2 AM         6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6720                      6930
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 18                     W 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     120520                    89650
Dispersion            Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0            10           0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance
of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Highs around 70. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the
upper 50s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
around 60. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid
70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

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

$$

Hewitt



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