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
320 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...
THUNDERSHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF THIS EVENING. DRY WEATHER IS THEN
EXPECTED LATER TONIGHT INTO MONDAY. SOME THUNDERSHOWERS ARE
POSSIBLE AGAIN LATE MONDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT, ESPECIALLY ACROSS
THE NORTH.

MEZ001-003-004-240915-
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
320 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           0            10           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           78           54           81
MAX/MIN RH %          100          47           93           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  5        NW  5        LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       1                                      2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   8 AM
PRECIP END            11 PM                                  CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6090                      5740
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  8                     SW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  48720                     74620
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            30
LAL                   4            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-240915-
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
320 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           10           10           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           81           55           83
MAX/MIN RH %          100          47           93           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       1                                      1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   9 AM
PRECIP END            11 PM                                  CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6590                      6130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  8                     SW 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  52720                     67430
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            20
LAL                   4            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-240915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
320 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           0            10           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           79           56           82
MAX/MIN RH %          100          46           92           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  5        NW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION       2                                      1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   8 AM
PRECIP END            11 PM                                  CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6070                      5880
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  9                     SW 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  54630                     64680
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0            20
LAL                   4            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-240915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
320 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           0            10           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           83           58           84
MAX/MIN RH %          99           42           93           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       2                                      1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   11 AM
PRECIP END            11 PM                                  CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7070                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  9                     SW 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  63630                     70400
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0            10
LAL                   4            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-240915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
320 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           0            10           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          61           84           59           85
MAX/MIN RH %          96           40           91           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       3                                      1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   12 PM
PRECIP END            11 PM                                  CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7380                      6670
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  9                     SW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  66420                     66700
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0            10
LAL                   4            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-240915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
320 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           0            0            30
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           83           59           83
MAX/MIN RH %          100          42           93           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N  6                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  5        LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       2                                      0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   3 PM
PRECIP END            11 PM                                  CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7330                      6250
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  9                     SW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  65970                     62500
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   4            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-240915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
320 PM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           84           59           81
MAX/MIN RH %          99           43           93           53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N  6                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5         NW  5        W  5         S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       2                                      0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   3 PM
PRECIP END            1 AM                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6970                      5250
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 10                     SW 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  69700                     57750
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   4            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

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

$$



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