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
319 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
DRIER WEATHER WILL RETURN FOR WEDNESDAY FOR MOST OF THE STATE. AN
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM MAY BE POSSIBLE NEAR DOWNEAST DURING THE
AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN WEDNESDAY NIGHT WITH ANOTHER
FRONT CROSSING THE AREA ON THURSDAY WITH MORE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-290915-
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
319 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            50
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           81           54           82
MAX/MIN RH %          100          42           100          54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 10 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7850                      7050
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 11                     SW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  98480                     110470
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   3            2            1            4
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ002-005-006-290915-
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
319 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            40
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           82           55           82
MAX/MIN RH %          100          42           100          51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 10 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7950                      7050
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 13                     SW 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  108220                    87980
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   3            2            1            3
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-290915-
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
319 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           85           57           83
MAX/MIN RH %          100          43           100          50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       2            1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         12 PM                     12 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM        6 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 8250                      7220
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 12                     SW 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  114840                    97190
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   3            2            1            3
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-290915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
319 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           81           57           75
MAX/MIN RH %          100          52           100          63
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         11 AM
PRECIP END            1 AM         6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7920                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 12                     SW 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  98260                     59240
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   3            2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL.

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