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

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000 FNUS51 KCAR 230751 FWFCAR FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME 351 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015 ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... .DISCUSSION... LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS TO NORTHERN AND DOWN EAST MAINE THIS AFTERNOON. && $$ MEZ001-003-004-010-232130- NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS- CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALLAGASH...CLAYTON LAKE...MADAWASKA... FORT KENT...FRENCHVILLE...BAKER LAKE...BILLY-JACK DEPOT... BAXTER ST PARK...CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM... MOUNT KATAHDIN...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD 351 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015 ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 0 20 20 MAX/MIN TEMP 52 37 65 MIN/MAX RH % 21 80 32 20FTWND/AM(MPH) NW 11 G26 W 9 G23 20FTWND/PM(MPH) W 13 G28 W 7 G20 W 13 G24 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING 12 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7850 7850 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) NW 26 W 26 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 214990 211010 DISPERSION EXCELLENT EXCELLENT LAL 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 5 3 4 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ002-005-006-232130- 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 351 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015 ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 20 20 20 MAX/MIN TEMP 55 37 67 MIN/MAX RH % 21 70 32 20FTWND/AM(MPH) NW 11 G26 W 8 G22 20FTWND/PM(MPH) W 14 G27 W 6 G21 W 11 G24 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM 12 AM CONTINUING PRECIP END 11 AM CONTINUING 12 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7950 7880 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) NW 26 W 26 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 206780 229180 DISPERSION EXCELLENT EXCELLENT LAL 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ011-015>017-031-032-232130- CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK- CENTRAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD... BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM... EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM... MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON...DOVER-FOXCROFT... MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD 351 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015 ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 20 MAX/MIN TEMP 58 40 72 MIN/MAX RH % 17 60 35 20FTWND/AM(MPH) NW 11 G23 SW 6 20FTWND/PM(MPH) W 14 G24 W 6 G19 W 9 G18 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 1 PRECIP BEGIN 7 AM PRECIP END 12 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 8250 8300 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) NW 26 W 26 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 231790 233590 DISPERSION EXCELLENT EXCELLENT LAL 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 4 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ029-030-232130- COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL... EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD 351 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015 ...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING... TODAY TONIGHT SUN CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 0 MAX/MIN TEMP 58 42 70 MIN/MAX RH % 23 76 37 20FTWND/AM(MPH) W 12 G22 SW 9 G20 20FTWND/PM(MPH) W 13 G23 SW 7 G18 SW 10 G19 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 PRECIP DURATION PRECIP BEGIN PRECIP END MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 8250 8150 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) NW 27 W 27 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 245410 217230 DISPERSION EXCELLENT EXCELLENT LAL 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 5 4 3 REMARKS...NONE. $$ .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL. $$

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