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
331 AM EDT SUN JUL 31 2016

.DISCUSSION...
TODAY WILL BE MOSTLY SUNNY ACROSS THE NORTH AND PARTLY CLOUDY
DOWNEAST WITH VERY LIGHT WINDS AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE
REGION. NORTHERN AREAS WILL BE PARTLY SUNNY ON MONDAY WHILE
DOWNEAST HAS MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AS LOW
PRESSURE SLIDES WELL SOUTH OF THE REGION. A FEW SHOWERS MAY STILL
BE AROUND TUESDAY, MOSTLY DOWNEAST, WITH WINDS REMAINING VERY
LIGHT ACROSS THE AREA.

MEZ001-003-004-312130-
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN 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
331 AM EDT SUN JUL 31 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          77           52           74
MAX/MIN RH %          40           94           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
PRECIP BEGIN                       3 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5360                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  7                     E  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     37520                     21200
DISPERSION            FAIR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-312130-
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
331 AM EDT SUN JUL 31 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          79           52           75
MAX/MIN RH %          40           97           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5830                      5800
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  8                     NE  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     46640                     17400
DISPERSION            FAIR                      POOR
CWR                   0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-312130-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
331 AM EDT SUN JUL 31 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          77           56           69
MAX/MIN RH %          41           92           64
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.12
PRECIP DURATION                    1            3
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5320                      4940
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  2                     SE  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     10640                     24700
DISPERSION            POOR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            50
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-312130-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
331 AM EDT SUN JUL 31 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          80           57           74
MAX/MIN RH %          39           94           57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6090                      5720
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  4                     SE  2
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     24360                     11440
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  POOR
CWR                   0            0            20
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-312130-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
331 AM EDT SUN JUL 31 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           20           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          81           59           74
MAX/MIN RH %          40           95           61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.09
PRECIP DURATION                    1            3
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6230                      5710
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  4                      S  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     24920                     22840
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            40
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-312130-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
331 AM EDT SUN JUL 31 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          80           58           74
MAX/MIN RH %          40           96           59
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                    0            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6200                      5910
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  6                      S  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     37200                     17730
DISPERSION            FAIR                      POOR
CWR                   0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-312130-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
331 AM EDT SUN JUL 31 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          79           57           73
MAX/MIN RH %          43           97           61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6190                      5520
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  5                      SE  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     30950                     16560
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  POOR
CWR                   0            0            20
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$


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