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
257 AM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will build across the region today then move east
on Sunday. Northwest winds will be quite a bit weaker with gusts
up to 20 mph this afternoon. Dry weather will persist through the
weekend, but moisture will gradually increase each day as flow
turns to the south. The next chance of rain arrives Tuesday, with
wetting rain likely Tuesday night and Wednesday.

MEZ001>004-212115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset-
Northern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot, Baxter St Park,
Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, and Mount Katahdin
257 AM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          56           31           59
Max/Min RH %          39           89           44
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NW  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    3490                      3240
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW  9                     SW 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     32010                     32390
Dispersion            Marginal                  Marginal
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-212115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
257 AM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          64           41           63
Max/Min RH %          43           92           48
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
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4940                      4280
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW  9                     SW 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     46040                     44360
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-212115-
Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten,
Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills, Lincoln,
Howland, Springfield, Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
Princeton, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
257 AM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          60           34           60
Max/Min RH %          40           91           43
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
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4260                      3690
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW  9                     SW 11
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     39750                     38910
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-212115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
257 AM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          62           42           60
Max/Min RH %          44           97           56
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   E  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4610                      3720
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW  9                     S 11
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     42680                     40940
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

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

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

$$



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