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
246 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TODAY. THIS WILL BRING
FROST AND FREEZE CONDITIONS TONIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN
CHILLY ON FRIDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE 50S AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY
DROPPING TO NEAR 25 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES WILL
WARM BACK TOWARDS 70F BY SUNDAY WITH INCREASING SOUTHWEST WINDS.

MEZ001-003-004-010-190700-
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
246 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          53           22           53
MIN/MAX RH %          49           97           26
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  6                     NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  9 G17    NW  5        W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            10 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2660                      2660
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  7                     W  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     26560                     22950
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-190700-
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
246 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          56           26           55
MIN/MAX RH %          49           86           26
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  6                      NW  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  9 G17    NW  5        NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2750                      2840
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 10                     W  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     34320                     29750
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-190700-
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
246 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           29           56
MIN/MAX RH %          43           80           25
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   N  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  8        NW  5        NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3080                      3130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  9                      W 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     30760                     32490
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-190700-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
246 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          67           35           56
MIN/MAX RH %          44           70           26
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   N  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         N  6         NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3070                      3100
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  8                      W  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     33210                     28090
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WARMER.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$





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