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
432 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION TODAY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN ADVANCE OF THE FRONT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD ACROSS THE REGION SATURDAY WITH LESS HUMID CONDITIONS.

MEZ001-003-004-262200-
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN 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
432 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          81           52           75
MAX/MIN RH %          54           96           49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  9         NW  5        N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6450                      5610
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 20                      N  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     129000                    50490
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 FAIR
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-262200-
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
432 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          84           54           76
MAX/MIN RH %          55           96           50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  5                     N  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  8        NW  5        N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6950                      5840
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 16                      N 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     111200                    64240
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-262200-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
432 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          82           55           76
MAX/MIN RH %          56           96           51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  7         NW  5        N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6500                      5890
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 14                      NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     91000                     58900
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-262200-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
432 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          86           58           79
MAX/MIN RH %          54           96           50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   N  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  8        LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7250                      6480
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 13                      N 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     94250                     77760
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-262200-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
432 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          86           59           81
MAX/MIN RH %          53           94           48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  8        LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7440                      6990
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 13                      N 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     96720                     76890
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-262200-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
432 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          85           59           79
MAX/MIN RH %          57           98           48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  5                     NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6990                      6700
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 12                      N 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     83880                     87100
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-262200-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
432 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          81           59           81
MAX/MIN RH %          63           100          48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  6                     NW  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  8        W  5         N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5870                      6490
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 12                      N 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     70440                     77880
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

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

$$


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