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
236 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION THROUGH THE END OF THE
WORK WEEK. A NORTHEAST WIND WILL DOMINATE ACROSS THE
REGION TODAY...WITH LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS ALONG THE COAST AND
ISLANDS. TEMPERATURES WILL SLOWLY WARM INTO THE WEEKEND WITH
PLENTY OF SUNSHINE TODAY AND FRIDAY. THE CHANCE FOR RAIN SHOWERS
INCREASES BY THE WEEKEND...WITH THE GREATEST CHANCE EXPECTED
DOWNEAST.

MEZ001-003-004-300915-
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
236 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           62           36           65
MAX/MIN RH %          93           37           98           37
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4220                      4610
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  2                      S  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  8440                      13830
DISPERSION                         POOR                      POOR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-300915-
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
236 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          36           62           36           65
MAX/MIN RH %          94           38           100          38
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4370                      4910
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  2                     SW  2
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  8740                      9820
DISPERSION                         POOR                      POOR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ010-300915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
236 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          38           62           41           63
MAX/MIN RH %          91           38           88           37
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4100                      4360
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SE  4                     S  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  16400                     21800
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ031-300915-
SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD
236 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           63           42           65
MAX/MIN RH %          87           38           90           37
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4430                      4770
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  4                      S  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  17720                     23850
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ015-300915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
236 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            10
MIN/MAX TEMP          41           64           42           66
MAX/MIN RH %          88           38           95           39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4450                      4820
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  5                      S  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  22250                     24100
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-032-300915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
236 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          39           63           40           66
MAX/MIN RH %          91           38           99           37
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4420                      4950
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  3                     S  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  13260                     19800
DISPERSION                         POOR                      POOR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ016-017-300915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
236 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            10
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           63           42           65
MAX/MIN RH %          88           38           97           40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4220                      4650
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  5                     S  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  21100                     13950
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  POOR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-300915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
236 PM EDT THU SEP 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            10           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           60           45           63
MAX/MIN RH %          83           43           91           48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 10 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3680                      4140
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  7                      SE  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  25760                     16560
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  POOR
CWR                   0            0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
60. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.

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

$$


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