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
318 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A WARMER AND MORE HUMID AIRMASS WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA TODAY
BEHIND A WARM FRONT. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE
EXPECTED TODAY, MAINLY ACROSS THE NORTHERN MAINE WOODS. DRIER
WEATHER RETURNS TUESDAY THROUGH MID WEEK.

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MEZ001-003-004-302130-
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
318 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           30           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          77           55           74
MAX/MIN RH %          48           97           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  6                     W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  9 G18    SW  8 G18    W  8 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.15         0.03         0.04
PRECIP DURATION       3            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   12 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6360                      6770
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 22                     W 25
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     139920                    169250
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
CWR                   20           0            20
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

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MEZ002-005-006-302130-
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
318 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           58           77
MAX/MIN RH %          56           98           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  6                      W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  8         SW  7        W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.15         0.03         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5410                      7360
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 18                     W 22
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     97380                     161920
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
CWR                   30           0            0
LAL                   2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

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MEZ010-302130-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
318 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          74           56           77
MAX/MIN RH %          52           98           41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        SW  7        W  9 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   4 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM         6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5610                      6820
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 16                     W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     89760                     136400
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
CWR                   30           0            0
LAL                   3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

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MEZ011-031-032-302130-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
318 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           58           81
MAX/MIN RH %          63           100          39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         SW  7        W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   5 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5180                      7870
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 17                     W 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     88060                     141660
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
CWR                   30           0            0
LAL                   2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ015-302130-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
318 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           20           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           58           83
MAX/MIN RH %          64           100          37
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         SW  7        W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3                         0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM         6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5380                      8100
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 16                     W 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     86080                     137700
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
CWR                   40           0            0
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ016-017-302130-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
318 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           10           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          69           57           82
MAX/MIN RH %          71           100          39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        SW  6        SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM                      4 PM
PRECIP END            4 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4520                      8010
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 18                     W 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     81360                     136170
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
CWR                   50           0            0
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-302130-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
318 AM EDT MON MAY 30 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          65           54           80
MAX/MIN RH %          78           100          43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        SW  8        SW  9 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.15         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3670                      7280
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 19                     W 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     69730                     123760
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   60           0            0
LAL                   1            1            2
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70.
LIGHT WINDS.

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

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