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
244 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.DISCUSSION...
TONIGHT WILL BE CLEAR AND TRANQUIL AS HIGH PRESSURE CRESTS OVER
THE REGION. CLOUDS WILL INCREASE MONDAY AND SOME SHOWERS ARE
LIKELY MONDAY NIGHT, ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE NORTH. SOME SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE AROUND ON TUESDAY, MOSTLY OVER THE NORTH.
WEDNESDAY SHOULD THEN BE SUNNY TO PARTLY CLOUDY AND WARM.

MEZ001-003-004-250915-
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
244 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           60           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           80           60           78
MAX/MIN RH %          100          45           100          61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.27         0.08
PRECIP DURATION                    1            7            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6320                      6230
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW  8                     NW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  50560                     105910
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            30           60           20
LAL                   1            2            3            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-250915-
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
244 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           60           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           83           62           80
MAX/MIN RH %          100          43           100          59
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.25         0.09
PRECIP DURATION                    0            5            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6750                      6660
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW  7                     NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  47250                     99900
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            10           60           20
LAL                   1            2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-250915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
244 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           60           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           80           62           80
MAX/MIN RH %          98           43           100          58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.25         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                    1            6            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6300                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW  7                     NW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  44100                     134400
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      EXCELLENT
CWR                   0            30           60           0
LAL                   1            2            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-250915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
244 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           50           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          58           84           62           83
MAX/MIN RH %          100          40           100          55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.18         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                    0            3            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7120                      7230
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW  8                     NW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  56960                     122910
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      EXCELLENT
CWR                   0            0            60           10
LAL                   1            2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          3            5            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-250915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
244 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           50           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          59           84           63           86
MAX/MIN RH %          98           39           100          53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SW  6        S  5         NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.14         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                    0            3            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7220                      7700
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW  8                     NW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  57760                     138600
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      EXCELLENT
CWR                   0            10           50           0
LAL                   1            2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-250915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
244 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           50           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          59           84           60           84
MAX/MIN RH %          100          40           100          56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SW  6        S  5         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.15         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7060                      7290
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW  9                     NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  63540                     109350
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            50           10
LAL                   1            2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-250915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
244 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           50           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          59           82           59           83
MAX/MIN RH %          100          45           100          57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5         S  8         S  5         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.14         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       4 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6060                      6800
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 11                     NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  66660                     102000
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            50           0
LAL                   1            2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS.

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

$$



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