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
332 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will build across the region today. A cold front
will cross the region later Thursday through Thursday night with a
chance of showers and thunderstorms. High pressure returns for
Friday.

MEZ001-002-262115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
332 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            30           70
Min/Max Temp          81           57           69
Max/Min RH %          32           96           70
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SW  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  5        Lgt/Var      SW  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.03         0.14
Precip Duration                    1            6
Precip Begin                       12 AM        Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5660                      4800
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 10                     W 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     55110                     86340
Dispersion            Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            10           60
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          5            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ003>005-262115-
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
332 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            30           70
Min/Max Temp          81           57           69
Max/Min RH %          34           96           71
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SW  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  5        Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.03         0.16
Precip Duration                    1            6
Precip Begin                       12 AM        Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5430                      4700
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW  8                     W 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     46030                     80250
Dispersion            Fair                      Very Good
CWR                   0            10           60
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          5            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-262115-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
332 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           Clear        PCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            50
Min/Max Temp          82           57           71
Max/Min RH %          32           91           66
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   S  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SW  5        S  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.07
Precip Duration                                 2
Precip Begin                                    6 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6100                      5030
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW  8                     SW 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     47340                     92560
Dispersion            Fair                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            20
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          5            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-262115-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
332 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       Cloudy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            30
Min/Max Temp          81           55           70
Max/Min RH %          36           95           64
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   S  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SW  5        SW  9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip Duration                                 2
Precip Begin                                    7 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6200                      4840
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW  5                     SW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     28420                     108480
Dispersion            Marginal                  Very Good
CWR                   0            0            20
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-262115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
332 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           Clear        PCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            50
Min/Max Temp          82           57           71
Max/Min RH %          34           92           67
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   S  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SW  5        SW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.14
Precip Duration                                 5
Precip Begin                                    6 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5850                      5070
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW  8                     W 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     46870                     84310
Dispersion            Fair                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            60
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          5            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-262115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
332 AM EDT Wed Jul 26 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            30
Min/Max Temp          77           55           66
Max/Min RH %          44           100          73
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SW  8 G17
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  5         SW  5        SW 11 G19
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    8 AM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5940                      4040
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW  3                     SW 25
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     19380                     100480
Dispersion            Poor                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            2

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds around
5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Light
winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s. Light winds.

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

$$



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