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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
322 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will build down from the north bringing sunny and
mild weather into Saturday. This weekend will be mostly sunny and
very warm. Warm weather will continue into next week.

MEZ001>004-230915-
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
322 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          46           80           54           84
Max/Min RH %          100          49           100          52
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      NW  6        Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                              1
Precip Begin                                                 12 PM
Precip End                                                   6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5750                      6350
Transport Wnd (kts)                NW 13                     NW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  73290                     140710
Dispersion                         Good                      Excellent
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          4            3            3            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-230915-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
322 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          49           82           60           87
Max/Min RH %          100          43           99           49
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5960                      6740
Transport Wnd (kts)                NW 10                     NW 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  56190                     117440
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            2
Haines Index          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-230915-
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
322 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          45           81           56           86
Max/Min RH %          100          43           100          50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                              0
Precip Begin                                                 3 PM
Precip End                                                   6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5930                      6740
Transport Wnd (kts)                NW  9                     NW 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  52840                     123020
Dispersion                         Good                      Excellent
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            4            4            3

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ029-030-230915-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
322 PM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          53           78           57           81
Max/Min RH %          100          54           97           54
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4990                      5530
Transport Wnd (kts)                N  5                      W 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  26220                     76140
Dispersion                         Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Light
winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Light winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds around
5 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near normal.  Precipitation near normal.

$$


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