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
342 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT RAIN IS EXPECTED ON TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT. A WETTING
RAIN IS MOST LIKELY TOWARDS THE COAST.  MORE HUMID AND CLOUDY
CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. THE THREAT OF
RAIN RETURNS FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY...MOSTLY TOWARDS THE COAST.

MEZ001-003-004-270915-
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
342 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           60           40           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           53           39           53
MAX/MIN RH %          95           80           100          68
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   E  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.08         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            5            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2530                      3330
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  7                      E 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  17710                     46620
DISPERSION                         POOR                      FAIR
CWR                   20           40           10           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-270915-
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
342 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           60           50           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          36           53           41           57
MAX/MIN RH %          93           81           100          65
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5         NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.08         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            4            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          1 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2690                      3880
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  9                      NE 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  24210                     58200
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
CWR                   10           30           0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ010-270915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
342 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           60           30           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           56           42           56
MAX/MIN RH %          93           81           100          67
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.07         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            6            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3300                      3790
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  8                      NE 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  26400                     49270
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  FAIR
CWR                   20           30           0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ031-270915-
SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD
342 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           60           30           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           57           46           58
MAX/MIN RH %          95           82           99           64
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  5        NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.07         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            4            1            0
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3720                      4510
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 10                      NE 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  37200                     72160
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   20           30           0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ015-270915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
342 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           70           30           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           59           48           60
MAX/MIN RH %          97           82           96           63
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  5        NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.09         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            5            1            0
PRECIP BEGIN          1 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4110                      4840
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 10                      NE 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  41100                     82280
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   10           50           0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ011-032-270915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
342 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           70           40           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          41           56           46           58
MAX/MIN RH %          94           81           99           64
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  6        NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.11         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            6            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          1 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3470                      4460
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  8                      NE 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  27760                     80280
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
CWR                   10           50           0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2            2

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ016-017-270915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
342 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           80           50           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           58           48           59
MAX/MIN RH %          96           84           99           65
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  6        NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.17         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            9            2            0
PRECIP BEGIN          1 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3920                      4580
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  7                     NE 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  27440                     82440
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  VERY GOOD
CWR                   10           80           0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            2            2            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-270915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
342 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           90           60           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           60           50           59
MAX/MIN RH %          96           86           100          69
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  6                     NE  9 G18
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        LGT/VAR      NE  6        NE 10 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.21         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            9            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4160                      4520
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  9                     NE 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  37440                     90400
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   10           90           0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. AREAS OF DRIZZLE.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH AREAS OF DRIZZLE. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 60.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$



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