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
428 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON IN
ADVANCE OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. THE COLD FRONT WILL CROSS
THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY WITH WIDESPREAD SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE REGION
LATER WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-031200-
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
428 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           90           50
MAX/MIN TEMP          78           59           74
MIN/MAX RH %          64           95           53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  8         S  6         NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.38         0.09
PRECIP DURATION       2            9            3
PRECIP BEGIN          10 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4160                      4370
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 13                      N 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     61820                     63940
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   3            5            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-031200-
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
428 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           90           60
MAX/MIN TEMP          78           62           76
MIN/MAX RH %          66           96           52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  8         S  6         NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.39         0.12
PRECIP DURATION       1            8            3
PRECIP BEGIN          12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4260                      4510
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 13                      N 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     58820                     60950
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   3            5            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-031200-
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
428 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           80           50
MAX/MIN TEMP          79           62           79
MIN/MAX RH %          66           97           48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         S  6         NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.29         0.16
PRECIP DURATION       0            8            1
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4440                      4840
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 12                      N 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     54560                     78480
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   3            5            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-031200-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
428 AM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            80           60
MAX/MIN TEMP          73           59           78
MIN/MAX RH %          77           100          52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         S  6         W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.23         0.18
PRECIP DURATION                    7            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   1 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3240                      4890
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 11                      N 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     42540                     83850
DISPERSION            FAIR                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   2            5            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$

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