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
619 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
CONTINUED VERY DRY THROUGH SATURDAY WITH VERY LOW MINIMUM
AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES. LIGHTER NORTHWEST WINDS OF
5 TO 10 MPH WILL SHIFT TO THE SOUTH ALONG THE COAST SATURDAY
AFTERNOON. WHILE DRY CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH
THE DAY SUNDAY...INCREASING CLOUDS AND SOMEWHAT GREATER LOW
LEVEL MOISTURE WILL LEAD TO HIGHER AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES.
A WETTING RAIN IS POSSIBLE ACROSS THE REGION ON MONDAY.

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MEZ001-003-004-300930-
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
619 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          21           52           28           55
MAX/MIN RH %          85           23           93           39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 12 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5580                      6420
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  6                     S  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  34540                     50870
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-300930-
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
619 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          23           55           29           58
MAX/MIN RH %          77           21           93           36
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6020                      6940
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  7                      S  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  42690                     54460
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-300930-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
619 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            30
MIN/MAX TEMP          25           55           32           55
MAX/MIN RH %          74           21           83           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 11 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5850                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  7                      S 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  42970                     77340
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-300930-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
619 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          27           56           32           58
MAX/MIN RH %          76           20           88           37
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                              0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 3 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6440                      7130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  7                     S  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  45050                     62840
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-300930-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
619 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          29           56           33           59
MAX/MIN RH %          91           22           88           38
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 3 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6540                      7100
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  7                     S 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  42750                     75710
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-300930-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
619 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          29           55           33           58
MAX/MIN RH %          91           20           88           38
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 4 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6360                      6930
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  7                     S  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  42950                     37020
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-300930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
619 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          32           54           35           54
MAX/MIN RH %          93           25           91           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 3 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5700                      6130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  5                     S  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  26860                     41970
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.

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

$$

VJN



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