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
949 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
No measurable rain is expected through Monday. Light and variable
winds will tend to become southeast today at 5 to 10 mph.
Afternoon relative humidity this afternoon will range from 40 to
45 percent across the north to around 50 percent along the
downeast coast. Relative humidity levels will be trending upward
through mid week. A widespread wetting rainfall is likely
Wednesday into Thursday.


MEZ001>004-222130-
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
949 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          59           39           65
Max/Min RH %          43           100          47
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   S  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    3340                      4130
Transport Wnd (kts)   S  8                      SW 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     28210                     61760
Dispersion            Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-222130-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
949 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          62           43           67
Max/Min RH %          46           100          50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4150                      4410
Transport Wnd (kts)   S  8                      SW 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     32430                     80830
Dispersion            Marginal                  Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4

REMARKS...High.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-222130-
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
949 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          59           38           67
Max/Min RH %          43           100          51
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    3630                      4450
Transport Wnd (kts)   S  7                      SW 19
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     23600                     85210
Dispersion            Marginal                  Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            4            4

REMARKS...High.

$$

MEZ029-030-222130-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
949 AM EDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          59           45           65
Max/Min RH %          55           100          64
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   S  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       E  5         Lgt/Var      SW  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    3680                      4110
Transport Wnd (kts)   SE  6                     SW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     22110                     89490
Dispersion            Marginal                  Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            4            4

REMARKS...High.

$$

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

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

$$



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