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
258 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK DISTURBANCE WILL RESULT IN SCATTERED SHOWERS ACROSS MUCH OF
THE AREA TODAY. ANOTHER UPPER DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TO NORTHERN AND WESTERN AREAS THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

MEZ001-003-004-010-310700-
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
258 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           80
MAX/MIN TEMP          74           45           78
MIN/MAX RH %          43           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.01         0.11
PRECIP DURATION       3            1            3
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   9 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   9 PM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4350                      4600
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S  6                      S 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     32600                     71020
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            5
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-310700-
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
258 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            50
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           49           80
MIN/MAX RH %          45           100          45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION       3                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 AM                      12 PM
PRECIP END            6 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4570                      4690
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S  6                      SW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     31560                     74720
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-310700-
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
258 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           51           81
MIN/MAX RH %          47           100          45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       3                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM                      1 PM
PRECIP END            6 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4750                      5020
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S  7                      SW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     51240                     86330
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            4
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-310700-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
258 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          73           55           76
MIN/MAX RH %          55           97           52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SE  5        LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4750                      4850
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S  9                      SW 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     50760                     64100
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY AND A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$





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