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
345 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT BRINGING
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA. THE THREAT OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY ALONG A SECONDARY COLD
FRONT. DRIER WEATHER IS EXPECTED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-050915-
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
345 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           60           30           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           69           50           65
MAX/MIN RH %          100          61           100          60
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  5                     W  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      W  5         W  5         W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.17         0.03         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       2            4            0            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   7 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   9 PM         6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6590                      7120
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 11                      W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  84400                     133740
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   4            2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-050915-
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
345 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           60           30           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           72           52           68
MAX/MIN RH %          99           59           100          58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.18         0.03         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       3            3            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         6 AM         CONTINUING   7 AM
PRECIP END            2 AM         CONTINUING   10 PM        6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6990                      7110
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 14                     W 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  122090                    124930
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   5            2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-050915-
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
345 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           60           30           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          59           76           55           72
MAX/MIN RH %          100          52           99           50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.12         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            3            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         9 AM         CONTINUING   8 AM
PRECIP END            1 AM         CONTINUING   10 PM        5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7570                      7870
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 16                     W 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  141510                    133720
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   4            2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-050915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
345 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           40           20           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          59           74           56           73
MAX/MIN RH %          100          56           96           53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   W  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  5        SW  6        W  5         W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.04         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            1            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         10 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            1 AM         CONTINUING   8 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7530                      7870
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 19                     W 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  143640                    135970
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   3            2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WIND.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
70. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WIND.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WIND.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

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