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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
239 PM EDT Sun May 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Scattered showers are expected into tonight with the highest
potential remaining across the northern and western areas. More
shower activity expected for Monday as an occluded front moves
into the region.

MEZ001-002-290915-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
239 PM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        60           20           70           50
Min/Max Temp          45           59           42           60
Max/Min RH %          100          63           100          68
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    SE  6                     S  7
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SE  7        SE  6        S  9 G17
Precip Amount         0.27         0.04         0.13         0.09
Precip Duration       5            1            5            2
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4330                      4630
Transport Wnd (kts)                SE 16                     S 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  70310                     96680
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   60           0            70           40
LAL                   2            1            1            2
Haines Index          2            3            3            2

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ003>005-290915-
Northern Somerset-Northern Piscataquis-Northern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot,
Baxter St Park, Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, Mount Katahdin,
Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, and Medway
239 PM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Showers      Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        40           30           80           50
Min/Max Temp          46           60           42           61
Max/Min RH %          100          61           100          67
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    SE  6                     S  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SE  7        SE  6        S  8 G19
Precip Amount         0.06         0.01         0.14         0.08
Precip Duration       1            0            5            2
Precip Begin          6 PM         3 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            2 AM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4780                      4710
Transport Wnd (kts)                SE 17                     S 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  78970                     104420
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   10           0            80           30
LAL                   2            1            1            2
Haines Index          3            4            2            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-290915-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
239 PM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            70           40
Min/Max Temp          45           62           44           59
Max/Min RH %          100          59           100          69
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   SE  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SE  6        SE  5        S  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.12         0.04
Precip Duration                                 5            2
Precip Begin                                    6 PM         Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4980                      4660
Transport Wnd (kts)                SE 14                     S 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  70690                     103570
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            60           10
LAL                   2            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ016-017-290915-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
239 PM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            60           30
Min/Max Temp          43           60           44           58
Max/Min RH %          100          60           100          74
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  5         SE  6        Lgt/Var      SE  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.09         0.03
Precip Duration                                 4            2
Precip Begin                                    6 PM         Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4700                      4220
Transport Wnd (kts)                SE 15                     S 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  68560                     76580
Dispersion                         Good                      Good
CWR                   0            0            40           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2            2

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-290915-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
239 PM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            30           70           40
Min/Max Temp          45           61           43           60
Max/Min RH %          100          61           100          71
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    SE  5                     Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  5         SE  7        SE  5        S  6 G17
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.10         0.05
Precip Duration                    1            4            2
Precip Begin                       6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4680                      4560
Transport Wnd (kts)                S 17                      S 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  78760                     91200
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            50           20
LAL                   2            1            1            2
Haines Index          3            3            2            2

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-290915-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
239 PM EDT Sun May 28 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            60           30
Min/Max Temp          43           57           44           56
Max/Min RH %          100          66           100          76
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    SE  5                     E  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  5         SE  7        SE  6        SE  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.07         0.02
Precip Duration                                 3            1
Precip Begin                                    6 PM         Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 3920                      3820
Transport Wnd (kts)                SE 16                     S 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  63990                     68550
Dispersion                         Good                      Good
CWR                   0            0            30           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3            2

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Patchy fog. Lows in
the upper 40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Patchy fog. Highs in the mid 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 40s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Light winds.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near normal.  Precipitation above normal.

$$



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