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
335 AM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will build down from the north today bringing sunny
and mild weather Today into Friday. This weekend will be mostly
sunny and very warm. Warm weather will continue into next week.

MEZ001>004-212115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset-
Northern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot, Baxter St Park,
Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, and Mount Katahdin
335 AM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          72           41           76
Max/Min RH %          40           97           33
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4350                      4390
Transport Wnd (kts)   NE  8                     NE  3
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     37060                     11240
Dispersion            Fair                      Poor
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            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
335 AM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          75           46           75
Max/Min RH %          41           89           33
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       N  8                      Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE  7        NE  5        Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4790                      4280
Transport Wnd (kts)   NE 15                     E  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     72100                     32000
Dispersion            Good                      Marginal
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-212115-
Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten,
Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills, Lincoln,
Howland, Springfield, Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
Princeton, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
335 AM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           Clear        Clear        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          73           43           75
Max/Min RH %          40           91           32
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NE  7                     Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE  8        NE  5        Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4670                      4100
Transport Wnd (kts)   NE 15                     E  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     71740                     27720
Dispersion            Good                      Marginal
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            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
335 AM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          73           49           71
Max/Min RH %          46           95           48
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NE 11                     NE  8 G17
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE 12        NE 10 G19    NE  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4400                      3330
Transport Wnd (kts)   NE 23                     E 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     101240                    45960
Dispersion            Very Good                 Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 50s.
Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 50s.
Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Light
winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. East winds
around 5 mph.

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

$$

Hewitt



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