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
243 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...
DRY WEATHER AND LIGHT WINDS WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT. CLOUDS WILL
INCREASE ON SUNDAY ALONG WITH INCREASING RELATIVE HUMIDITY.
MEASURABLE RAIN IS FORECAST TO DEVELOP SUNDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE
ON MONDAY.
$$

MEZ001-003-004-010915-
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
243 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SNOW/RAIN    RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30           80
MIN/MAX TEMP          28           56           34           51
MAX/MIN RH %          87           35           94           53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04         0.30
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            6
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6050                      3540
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  5                      SE 22
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  32410                     77960
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            2

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-010915-
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
243 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            70
MIN/MAX TEMP          30           58           36           55
MAX/MIN RH %          87           32           91           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.22
PRECIP DURATION                                              4
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 6 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6470                      4400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  6                      SE 26
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  37420                     112600
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ010-010915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
243 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          31           55           35           46
MAX/MIN RH %          84           38           92           71
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  6         E  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.46
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            8
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6080                      2880
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  9                      SE 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  53690                     58780
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2            2

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-010915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
243 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            10           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          32           59           37           52
MAX/MIN RH %          90           33           93           53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  5         E  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.35
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            6
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6810                      4040
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  9                      SE 24
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  57930                     98680
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            2

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ015-010915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
243 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30           90
MIN/MAX TEMP          32           59           37           52
MAX/MIN RH %          99           36           93           58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   E  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         LGT/VAR      E  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.44
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            7
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6800                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  9                      SE 27
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  62280                     111440
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            2

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ016-017-010915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
243 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20           80
MIN/MAX TEMP          34           58           37           53
MAX/MIN RH %          92           35           93           52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   E  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  9 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.32
PRECIP DURATION                                 0            5
PRECIP BEGIN                                    3 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6610                      4190
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  6                      SE 30
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  36950                     127230
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            2

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ029-030-010915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
243 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30           80
MIN/MAX TEMP          36           54           37           52
MAX/MIN RH %          92           44           98           63
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   E  8 G21
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  5        S  5         LGT/VAR      E 12 G26
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.37
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            6
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5580                      4070
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  7                      SE 34
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  36480                     136270
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            2

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$



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