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
255 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A cold front will cross the area on today with showers and
scattered thunderstorms expected, mainly across northern and
central areas. High pressure and much drier air is expected for
Saturday.

MEZ001-002-212115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
255 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Precip Chc (%)        40           30           0
Min/Max Temp          76           50           71
Max/Min RH %          52           99           32
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NW  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  7         Lgt/Var      NW  7
Precip Amount         0.11         0.02         0.00
Precip Duration       2            1
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   12 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6630                      6880
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 18                      NW 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     116990                    121550
Dispersion            Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   40           0            0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            4            5

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ003>005-212115-
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
255 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Precip Chc (%)        30           30           0
Min/Max Temp          80           51           75
Max/Min RH %          49           100          33
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NW  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  6         Lgt/Var      NW  9 G18
Precip Amount         0.03         0.01         0.00
Precip Duration       2            1
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   12 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6990                      7100
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 19                      NW 23
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     133270                    160100
Dispersion            Excellent                 Excellent
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            4            5

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-212115-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
255 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Showers      None         None
Precip Chc (%)        20           0            0
Min/Max Temp          85           55           80
Max/Min RH %          46           98           32
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NW  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  7         Lgt/Var      NW  9 G17
Precip Amount         0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       2
Precip Begin          7 AM
Precip End            6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7690                      7750
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 17                      NW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     133830                    167750
Dispersion            Excellent                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          5            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-212115-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
255 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          86           59           81
Max/Min RH %          44           97           32
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NW  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  7         Lgt/Var      NW  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7950                      7970
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 15                      NW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     121180                    173270
Dispersion            Very Good                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-212115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
255 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          86           57           82
Max/Min RH %          43           97           33
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NW  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  7         Lgt/Var      NW  9 G18
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7550                      7560
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 17                      NW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     124830                    168040
Dispersion            Excellent                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          5            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-212115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
255 AM EDT Fri Jul 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      None
Precip Chc (%)        0            20           0
Min/Max Temp          84           59           80
Max/Min RH %          50           99           36
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NW  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  7        W  5         W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.00
Precip Duration                    1
Precip Begin                       6 PM
Precip End                         11 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7360                      8100
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 13                      NW 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     93050                     173150
Dispersion            Very Good                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            3            1
Haines Index          5            5            5

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Light
winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs around
70. Light winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 50s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 50s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 70s. Light winds.

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

$$



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