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
327 PM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A STRONG COLD FRONT APPROACHING SATURDAY WILL BRING A BREEZY AND
WARM DAY WITH INCREASING SOUTH WINDS AND A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS IN WESTERN AREAS LATE IN THE DAY. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRESS SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT.
COOLER, DRIER AIR WILL FOLLOW THE FRONT BRINGING A SUNNY AND
MODERATELY COOL DAY SUNDAY FOLLOWED BY A SUNNY WARMER DAY ON
MONDAY. DRY WEATHER WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY OF NEXT
WEEK. WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT NEXT WEEK.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-010-300915-
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
327 PM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           80           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           83           45           61
MAX/MIN RH %          100          46           100          33
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  8 G17                  NW  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SW 11 G23    SW  9 G20    N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.05         0.34         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                    3            10           1
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6070                      4880
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 25                     N 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  185860                    67620
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 GOOD
LAL                   1            3            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-300915-
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
327 PM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           80           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           82           49           62
MAX/MIN RH %          100          46           100          32
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  8                      NW  9
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S 11 G21     SW  9 G19    N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.32         0.16
PRECIP DURATION                    2            7            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6200                      4820
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 29                     N 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  187890                    73390
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 GOOD
LAL                   1            3            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-300915-
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
327 PM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            60           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           80           54           65
MAX/MIN RH %          100          49           100          38
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  7                      NW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S 11 G20     S 10 G19     N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.20         0.39
PRECIP DURATION                                 4            5
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6180                      5190
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 27                     N 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  173550                    84530
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-300915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
327 PM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           60           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           71           52           63
MAX/MIN RH %          100          55           100          48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  7                      W  8 G19
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S 11 G22     SW 13 G24    N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.11         0.48
PRECIP DURATION                    1            3            9
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM         7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4580                      4900
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 27                     N 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  128610                    84590
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.

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

$$

HEWITT


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