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
212 AM EDT SUN OCT 26 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS WILL BE AROUND TODAY AS LOW PRESSURE CROSSES THE AREA. THE
LOW WILL EXIT INTO THE MARITIMES TONIGHT AND MONDAY AND A STRONG
GRADIENT BEHIND THE LOW WILL BRING GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS THROUGH
MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY BUILD OVER THE REGION EARLY
TUESDAY MORNING BRINGING CALM CONDITIONS. A LIGHT SOUTHERLY WIND
WILL SET IN LATE TUESDAY AS LOW PRESSURE BEGINS TRACKING NORTHWEST
OF THE REGION.

MEZ001-003-004-010-270615-
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
212 AM EDT SUN OCT 26 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           40           20
MAX/MIN TEMP          49           35           45
MIN/MAX RH %          71           99           63
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  5                     NW 10 G19
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  7        NW  6        NW 12 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            4            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4190                      4220
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  8                     NW 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     59520                     98160
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-270615-
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
212 AM EDT SUN OCT 26 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           30           20
MAX/MIN TEMP          52           36           48
MIN/MAX RH %          69           98           59
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  9 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  5        NW 12 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4370                      4410
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  5                      NW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     36170                     98040
DISPERSION            FAIR                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-270615-
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
212 AM EDT SUN OCT 26 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          54           40           51
MIN/MAX RH %          59           92           54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W  9 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  7        NW  6        NW 11 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4590                      4750
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 11                     NW 23
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     68380                     123850
DISPERSION            GOOD                      EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-270615-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
212 AM EDT SUN OCT 26 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          56           41           52
MIN/MAX RH %          60           88           54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  6                      W 11 G22
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  9 G19    NW 10 G21    NW 12 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4750                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 11                     NW 24
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     69160                     129660
DISPERSION            GOOD                      EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM
RH 56 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

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

$$






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