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
333 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND TONIGHT. A
CLEAR SKY AND DRY AIR MASS WILL MAKE FOR A COLD NIGHT AS A GUSTY
WIND LATE THIS AFTERNOON RAPIDLY DIMINISHED TOWARD SUNSET.  DRY
WEATHER WITH SEASONABLE TEMPERATURES THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. A WEAK
COLD FRONT MAY TOUCH OFF A FEW SHOWERS SATURDAY...BUT A SOAKING
RAIN IS NOT EXPECTED.

MEZ001-003-004-010-171945-
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
333 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          5            45           21           51
MAX/MIN RH %          100          26           88           21
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   S  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6 G18     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S 10 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4680                      4320
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  5                      S 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  30850                     70830
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-171945-
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
333 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          12           45           22           50
MAX/MIN RH %          87           27           86           22
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SE  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5 G17     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  9 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4680                      4340
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  5                      S 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  30770                     74300
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-171945-
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
333 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          16           47           24           52
MAX/MIN RH %          88           25           86           26
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6 G18    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5090                      4520
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  4                      SE 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  30140                     67860
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-171945-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
333 PM EDT WED APR 16 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          21           45           28           48
MAX/MIN RH %          76           29           81           35
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N  5                      E  9 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  9 G21    E  5         LGT/VAR      SE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4790                      3980
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  5                     SE 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  40070                     56600
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
40 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$

CB





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