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
324 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE EAST OF THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE COULD BRING AN ISOLATED
SHOWER TO NORTHWEST AREAS THIS EVENING. ANOTHER UPPER DISTURBANCE
CROSSING THE REGION SATURDAY COULD BRING AN ISOLATED AFTERNOON
SHOWER. LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST SATURDAY NIGHT
WITH INCREASING SHOWER CHANCES. THE LOW WILL BRING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-262000-
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
324 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           50           80
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           78           55           73
MAX/MIN RH %          90           43           96           70
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  8                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         SW 10 G17    SW  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.03         0.21
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2            9
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4370                      4360
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 17                      N 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  76860                     89710
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-262000-
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
324 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           40           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           80           57           73
MAX/MIN RH %          93           42           97           70
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5         SW  9        SW  5        S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.03         0.20
PRECIP DURATION                    0            1            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4560                      4450
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 17                      N 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  82240                     98170
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-262000-
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
324 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            50           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           81           59           73
MAX/MIN RH %          92           44           100          74
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SW  9        S  6         S  7 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            8
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4750                      4610
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 16                      N 22
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  107780                    109100
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-262000-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
324 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            50           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           79           58           71
MAX/MIN RH %          91           48           99           79
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  7                     S  7 G18
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        SW 10        S  9 G18     S 12 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04         0.20
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            9
PRECIP BEGIN                                    9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4780                      4190
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 18                      N 25
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  102890                    110800
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 75 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$

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