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

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FNUS51 KCAR 271908
FWFCAR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
308 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS SOUTH FROM LABRADOR WITH GENERALLY COOL,
CLOUDY AND HUMID CONDITIONS WEDNESDAY INTO THURSDAY. EXPECT MORE
SUN AND LOW HUMIDITY FRIDAY INTO SATURDAY. THE CHANCE OF RAIN
RETURNS LATER SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-280930-
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
308 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          39           55           38           56
MAX/MIN RH %          98           65           100          56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      E  5         NE  5        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            4 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3950                      2940
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E 11                      NE  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  43450                     26460
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-280930-
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
308 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          41           57           39           57
MAX/MIN RH %          95           63           100          57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NE  6        NE  5        NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            10 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4410                      3230
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E 11                      NE 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  48510                     35530
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      FAIR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ010-280930-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
308 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           56           40           58
MAX/MIN RH %          96           67           100          56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  5                     NE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NE  6        NE  5        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            3 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4230                      3320
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E 10                      NE  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  42300                     26560
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ031-280930-
SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD
308 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           59           44           60
MAX/MIN RH %          94           63           95           54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  5                     NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NE  6        NE  6        NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4930                      3920
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 13                     NE 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  64090                     47040
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      FAIR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ015-280930-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
308 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           0            10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           61           45           61
MAX/MIN RH %          95           61           95           55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  6                     NE  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NE  6        NE  6        NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM
PRECIP END            9 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      4190
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 15                     NE 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  79500                     58660
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ011-032-280930-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
308 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           0            10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          45           59           44           60
MAX/MIN RH %          95           65           97           58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  6                     NE  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  5        NE  6        NE  6        NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4920                      3720
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 15                     NE 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  73800                     55800
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ016-017-280930-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
308 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           10           10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           60           46           60
MAX/MIN RH %          96           66           97           60
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  6                     NE  9
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  5        NE  8        NE  8        NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      7 PM
PRECIP END            9 PM                      1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4980                      3940
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 16                     NE 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  79680                     59100
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-280930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
308 PM EDT TUE SEP 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           20           20           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           60           48           60
MAX/MIN RH %          96           70           96           62
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  9 G18                 NE 11 G21
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  6        NE 10 G19    NE 11 G20    NE 10 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    0            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         1 PM         6 PM
PRECIP END            8 PM         5 PM         1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4870                      3920
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 20                     NE 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  97400                     62720
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

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

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

$$



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