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
811 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD EAST TODAY. WEAK LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS
CENTRAL CANADA AND MOVE EAST TONIGHT AND SUNDAY WITH SHOWERS,
MAINLY ACROSS NORTHERN AREAS.

MEZ001-003-004-010-261215-
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
811 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            80           70
MAX/MIN TEMP          52           35           48
MIN/MAX RH %          48           100          74
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SW  5 G18
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  8 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.18         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                    6            7
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3690                      4350
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  5                     W 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     28960                     84120
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-261215-
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
811 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            80           70
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           37           50
MIN/MAX RH %          55           100          74
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.10         0.10
PRECIP DURATION                    5            4
PRECIP BEGIN                       9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3650                      4240
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  5                     W 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     22500                     83520
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-261215-
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
811 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            60           50
MAX/MIN TEMP          56           39           55
MIN/MAX RH %          51           100          64
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  9 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4220                      4770
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  7                     NW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     36690                     90730
DISPERSION            FAIR                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-261215-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
811 AM EDT SAT OCT 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           30
MAX/MIN TEMP          53           42           55
MIN/MAX RH %          60           100          62
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  5                     W  8 G19
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 10 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3610                      4820
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  7                      NW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     31050                     92440
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.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
62 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. 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. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$






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