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...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
756 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND TODAY INTO
FRIDAY WITH A DRY AIR MASS IN PLACE. A WEAK COLD FRONT MAY TOUCH
OFF A FEW SHOWERS SATURDAY. LIGHT RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE EXPECTED
WITH THESE SHOWERS.

MEZ001-003-004-010-181200-
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
756 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          46           18           51
MIN/MAX RH %          26           88           26
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4510                      4350
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S  4                      S 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     24070                     58640
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            5

REMARKS...FIRE DANGER IS LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-181200-
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
756 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          46           19           50
MIN/MAX RH %          27           86           26
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4500                      4450
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S  3                      S 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     23260                     59250
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            5

REMARKS...FIRE DANGER IS LOW.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-181200-
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
756 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          47           21           52
MIN/MAX RH %          25           86           28
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4920                      4750
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E  4                      SE 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     28920                     47290
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5

REMARKS...FIRE DANGER IS LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-181200-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
756 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          46           24           48
MIN/MAX RH %          29           81           33
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N  5                      E  7 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  5         LGT/VAR      SE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4760                      4700
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE  6                     SE  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     41370                     44740
DISPERSION            FAIR                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...FIRE DANGER IS LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$

HEWITT/CB




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