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
250 AM EDT WED AUG 5 2015

.DISCUSSION...
THE THREAT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO
WEDNESDAY ALONG A SECONDARY COLD FRONT. ADDITIONAL SHOWERS ARE
EXPECTED ON THURSDAY. DRIER WEATHER IS EXPECTED BY FRIDAY THOUGH
THERE WILL BE AT LEAST A LOW CHANCE FOR RAIN OVER THE WEEKEND.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-052130-
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
250 AM EDT WED AUG 5 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           30           40
MAX/MIN TEMP          69           51           69
MIN/MAX RH %          61           100          55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  5                     W  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  7         W  6         W 10 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.03         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       6            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   6 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   9 PM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6100                      6130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 14                      W 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     93690                     103630
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   3            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ002-005-006-052130-
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
250 AM EDT WED AUG 5 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           40           40
MAX/MIN TEMP          73           53           71
MIN/MAX RH %          57           99           54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        W  5         W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.17         0.04         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       6            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   7 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6200                      6240
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 14                     W 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     98090                     91560
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   3            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ011-015>017-031-032-052130-
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
250 AM EDT WED AUG 5 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           40           30
MAX/MIN TEMP          76           55           74
MIN/MAX RH %          52           96           49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        LGT/VAR      W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.02         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       4            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   9 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   9 PM         6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6500                      6530
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 15                     W 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     140170                    102880
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   3            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ029-030-052130-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
250 AM EDT WED AUG 5 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           56           75
MIN/MAX RH %          55           96           49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        W  5         W 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            0
PRECIP BEGIN          10 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6450                      6540
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 19                     W 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     140170                    103130
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WIND.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND.

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

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