Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
416 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.DISCUSSION...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP THE WEATHER DRY ACROSS NORTHERN AND
EASTERN MAINE TODAY INTO TONIGHT. A STRONG COASTAL LOW WILL BRING
RAIN AND SNOW AND GUSTY WINDS TO THE REGION SATURDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY NIGHT.

MEZ001-003-004-010-312130-
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
416 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SNOW/RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          44           30           41
MIN/MAX RH %          47           93           57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4350                      3210
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  2                     NE 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     10280                     51650
DISPERSION            POOR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-312130-
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
416 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            40
MAX/MIN TEMP          46           32           44
MIN/MAX RH %          46           87           57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4460                      3190
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  1                     NE 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     10200                     60220
DISPERSION            POOR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-312130-
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
416 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            70
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           35           46
MIN/MAX RH %          44           86           59
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NE  8 G18
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 10 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.10
PRECIP DURATION                                 3
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4770                      3580
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE  2                     NE 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     17730                     100540
DISPERSION            POOR                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-312130-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
416 AM EDT FRI OCT 31 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           90
MAX/MIN TEMP          50           40           45
MIN/MAX RH %          48           87           69
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NE 13 G25
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NE  5        NE 15 G26
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.21
PRECIP DURATION                    1            7
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4870                      3970
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE  4                     E 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     23900                     92160
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
NORTH WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY...WINDY. RAIN AND A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
NORTH WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...WINDY. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.MONDAY...BREEZY. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. WEST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. NOT AS
COOL. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

HEWITT



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