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
330 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO DOMINATE THROUGH NEXT WEEK WITH
GENERALLY DRY CONDITIONS...LOW RH AND LIGHT WINDS. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON SUNDAY AS A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY
CROSSES THE REGION. A SECOND STRONGER FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH ON
MONDAY ALONG WITH MORE SHOWERS IN THE NORTH.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-292115-
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
330 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           40
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           55           76
MIN/MAX RH %          48           100          56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  5                      W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        SW  6        W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5800                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 12                      NW  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     78250                     73280
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ002-005-006-292115-
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
330 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           30
MAX/MIN TEMP          76           57           78
MIN/MAX RH %          48           100          56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        SW  5        W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5980                      6210
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 12                      NW  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     78740                     68950
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ011-015>017-031-032-292115-
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
330 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
MAX/MIN TEMP          79           58           81
MIN/MAX RH %          45           100          50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        SW  5        W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    12 PM
PRECIP END                                      6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6350                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 13                     W 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     85680                     73330
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-292115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
330 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          78           58           80
MIN/MAX RH %          49           100          50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        SW  6        SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    12 PM
PRECIP END                                      5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6160                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 11                     W 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     76870                     80570
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WIND.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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

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