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

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000 FNUS51 KCAR 271901 FWFCAR FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME 301 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 .DISCUSSION... A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OFF-SHORE TONIGHT AND USHER IN MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES FOR THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. ANOTHER COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO ENTER NORTHERN ZONES LATER SATURDAY. THIS FRONT IS EXPECTED TO STALL AND BRING UNSETTLED CONDITIONS SUNDAY INTO MONDAY FOR THE ENTIRE AREA. MEZ001-003-004-010-281915- 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 301 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 30 30 20 0 MIN/MAX TEMP 52 64 41 69 MAX/MIN RH % 92 63 100 38 20FTWND/AM(MPH) NW 5 LGT/VAR 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 8 G18 N 8 G17 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.03 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 1 2 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 9 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4310 3250 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) NW 12 N 11 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 77790 47010 DISPERSION GOOD FAIR LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 4 REMARKS...FIRE DANGER MODERATE. $$ MEZ002-005-006-281915- NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN... MARS HILL...MILLINOCKET...EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...MEDWAY... HOULTON...HODGDON...SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS 301 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 30 30 20 0 MIN/MAX TEMP 56 67 43 70 MAX/MIN RH % 88 58 99 37 20FTWND/AM(MPH) NW 5 N 6 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR NW 8 G18 N 7 G17 NW 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.02 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 1 2 1 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 11 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4520 3440 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) NW 14 N 14 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 68030 53590 DISPERSION GOOD GOOD LAL 2 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 3 REMARKS...FIRE DANGER MODERATE. $$ MEZ011-015>017-031-032-281915- 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 301 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 0 MIN/MAX TEMP 59 72 49 73 MAX/MIN RH % 88 51 88 37 20FTWND/AM(MPH) NW 5 N 8 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR N 8 NW 7 G17 N 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4890 3630 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) N 17 N 16 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 89730 67540 DISPERSION VERY GOOD GOOD LAL 3 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 2 3 REMARKS...FIRE DANGER MODERATE. $$ MEZ029-030-281915- COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL... EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD 301 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014 TONIGHT THU THU NIGHT FRI CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 0 MIN/MAX TEMP 60 76 52 72 MAX/MIN RH % 98 52 83 43 20FTWND/AM(MPH) NW 5 N 8 G18 20FTWND/PM(MPH) SW 5 NW 7 NW 8 G18 N 5 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 4910 4000 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) N 16 N 18 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 84620 73680 DISPERSION VERY GOOD GOOD LAL 3 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 3 REMARKS...FIRE DANGER MODERATE. $$ .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WARMER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 0 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL. $$

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