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
338 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A warm front will lift across the area today. Scattered showers
are expected this afternoon into tonight with the highest
potential remaining across the northern and western areas. More
shower activity expected for Monday as an occluded front moves
into the region.

MEZ001-002-282115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
338 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        30           40           50
Min/Max Temp          67           44           58
Max/Min RH %          49           93           73
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  7
Precip Amount         0.03         0.08         0.04
Precip Duration       1            5            3
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5360                      3230
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW  4                     SE 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     21640                     55940
Dispersion            Marginal                  Good
CWR                   10           10           10
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            2            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ003>005-282115-
Northern Somerset-Northern Piscataquis-Northern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot,
Baxter St Park, Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, Mount Katahdin,
Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, and Medway
338 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        30           40           50
Min/Max Temp          69           47           59
Max/Min RH %          51           98           74
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  7
Precip Amount         0.03         0.05         0.06
Precip Duration       1            5            3
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5430                      3420
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW  4                     S 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     22400                     59110
Dispersion            Marginal                  Good
CWR                   10           10           40
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-282115-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
338 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            20           40
Min/Max Temp          71           46           61
Max/Min RH %          48           95           67
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.02
Precip Duration                    1            1
Precip Begin                       6 PM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5870                      3800
Transport Wnd (kts)   S  5                      S 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     29830                     57780
Dispersion            Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-282115-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
338 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            40
Min/Max Temp          66           46           60
Max/Min RH %          52           93           66
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    9 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4770                      3780
Transport Wnd (kts)   S  5                      S 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     22020                     62440
Dispersion            Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            20
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-282115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
338 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            20           60
Min/Max Temp          71           46           61
Max/Min RH %          50           97           69
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  5         SE  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.08
Precip Duration                    2            3
Precip Begin                       6 PM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5630                      3620
Transport Wnd (kts)   S  6                      S 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     35140                     61950
Dispersion            Fair                      Good
CWR                   0            0            50
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-282115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
338 AM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            40
Min/Max Temp          62           45           57
Max/Min RH %          59           96           73
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SE  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  5         S  5         SE  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.06
Precip Duration                                 3
Precip Begin                                    6 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    3890                      3040
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW  4                     S 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     16830                     52430
Dispersion            Poor                      Good
CWR                   0            0            30
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

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

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

$$

Hewitt



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