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
256 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE EAST ON SATURDAY WITH WINDS BECOMING
LIGHT SOUTHEAST. MOISTURE WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY ON
SATURDAY WITH SOME LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS POSSIBLE...MAINLY DOWNEAST.
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE STATE ON SUNDAY, BRINGING A WETTING
RAIN TO THE REGION.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-070915-
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
256 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           30           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           64           45           54
MAX/MIN RH %          94           54           90           70
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SE  5                     S  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  7         S  6         S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.22
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            7
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3490                      3130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 12                      SW 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  41110                     58610
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            10           90
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2            4

REMARKS...HIGH.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-070915-
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
256 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           30           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           63           48           58
MAX/MIN RH %          95           60           91           66
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   S  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  5         S  9 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.18
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            6
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3660                      4050
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 11                      SW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  38670                     72650
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            90
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2            3

REMARKS...HIGH.

$$

MEZ010-070915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
256 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           30           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          41           58           45           52
MAX/MIN RH %          98           74           93           68
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   S  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  5         S  8 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.29
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            7
PRECIP BEGIN                       9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2880                      2900
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 10                      W 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  28940                     61450
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
CWR                   0            0            10           90
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-070915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
256 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           20           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          41           59           47           58
MAX/MIN RH %          97           74           91           65
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   S  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.20
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            6
PRECIP BEGIN                       9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3190                      4030
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  8                      SW 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  25870                     74580
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            90
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ015-070915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
256 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           30           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           59           47           56
MAX/MIN RH %          98           71           91           65
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   S  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.21
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            6
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3150                      3930
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  7                      W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  20680                     77540
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            90
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ016-017-070915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
256 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           20           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           58           47           57
MAX/MIN RH %          100          75           93           69
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   S  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.12
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2840                      3840
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  6                      SW 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  16630                     72750
DISPERSION                         POOR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            90
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-070915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
256 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           20           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           55           45           54
MAX/MIN RH %          100          80           94           74
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    E  5                      S  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SE  5        LGT/VAR      S 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.00         0.12
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1            4
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2140                      3110
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SE  6                     SW 22
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  12890                     67310
DISPERSION                         POOR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            90
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.

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

$$



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