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

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000 FNUS51 KCAR 241239 FWFCAR Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine National Weather Service Caribou ME 839 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017 .DISCUSSION... High pressure with mainly dry and unseasonably warm temperatures continues into Tuesday. A strong cold front will cross Wednesday night into Thursday with a decent chance for a wetting rain. The front will bring much cooler temperatures and windy conditions later Thursday into Saturday. MEZ001>004-242115- Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset- Northern Piscataquis- Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska, Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren, Mars Hill, Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot, Baxter St Park, Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, and Mount Katahdin 839 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017 Today Tonight Mon Cloud Cover PCldy PCldy PCldy Precip Type None Tstms Tstms Precip Chc (%) 0 10 20 Min/Max Temp 84 56 80 Max/Min RH % 53 100 51 20FtWnd/AM(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20FtWnd/PM(mph) W 6 Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 1 1 Precip Begin 6 PM 1 PM Precip End 12 AM 6 PM Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL) 6300 5880 Transport Wnd (kts) NW 17 W 12 Vent Rate (kt-ft) 107950 70690 Dispersion Very Good Good CWR 0 0 0 LAL 2 2 2 Haines Index 3 3 3 REMARKS...Moderate. $$ MEZ010-015-031-242115- Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis- Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor, Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford 839 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017 Today Tonight Mon Cloud Cover PCldy PCldy PCldy Precip Type None None Tstms Precip Chc (%) 0 0 20 Min/Max Temp 88 62 84 Max/Min RH % 47 100 51 20FtWnd/AM(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20FtWnd/PM(mph) W 5 Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 1 Precip Begin 1 PM Precip End 6 PM Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL) 6750 6560 Transport Wnd (kts) NW 13 W 8 Vent Rate (kt-ft) 89130 50420 Dispersion Very Good Good CWR 0 0 0 LAL 1 1 2 Haines Index 4 3 4 REMARKS...Moderate. $$ MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-242115- Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot- Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Northern Washington- Including the cities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills, Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook, Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry, Princeton, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield 839 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017 Today Tonight Mon Cloud Cover PCldy PCldy PCldy Precip Type None None Tstms Precip Chc (%) 0 0 20 Min/Max Temp 87 59 82 Max/Min RH % 49 100 52 20FtWnd/AM(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20FtWnd/PM(mph) W 5 Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration 0 Precip Begin 2 PM Precip End 5 PM Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL) 6600 6290 Transport Wnd (kts) NW 13 W 8 Vent Rate (kt-ft) 86910 47950 Dispersion Very Good Fair CWR 0 0 0 LAL 3 2 2 Haines Index 4 3 3 REMARKS...Moderate. $$ MEZ029-030-242115- Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington- Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport, Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield 839 AM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017 Today Tonight Mon Cloud Cover MClear PCldy PCldy Precip Type None None None Precip Chc (%) 0 0 0 Min/Max Temp 81 57 79 Max/Min RH % 53 100 59 20FtWnd/AM(mph) Lgt/Var Lgt/Var 20FtWnd/PM(mph) SW 6 Lgt/Var Lgt/Var Precip Amount 0.00 0.00 0.00 Precip Duration Precip Begin Precip End Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL) 4910 5210 Transport Wnd (kts) W 10 SW 5 Vent Rate (kt-ft) 47080 24910 Dispersion Fair Marginal CWR 0 0 0 LAL 2 2 1 Haines Index 3 3 3 REMARKS...Moderate. $$ .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. .TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy fog. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 50s. Light winds. .WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph. .THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. West winds around 5 mph. .FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. .SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... Temperatures above normal. Precipitation below normal. $$

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