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
324 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure with mainly dry and unseasonably warm temperatures
continues into Tuesday. A strong cold front will cross Wednesday
night into Thursday with a decent chance for a wetting rain. The
front will bring much cooler temperatures and windy conditions
later Thursday into Saturday.

MEZ001>004-250915-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset-
Northern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot, Baxter St Park,
Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, and Mount Katahdin
324 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        None         Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            20           0            20
Min/Max Temp          54           85           60           82
Max/Min RH %          100          43           99           48
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   W  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SW  6        SW  5        NW  7 G17
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                    0                         1
Precip Begin                       2 PM                      1 PM
Precip End                         6 PM                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 6880                      6640
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 13                      NW 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  88770                     113090
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            2            1            2
Haines Index          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-250915-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
324 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          61           88           59           85
Max/Min RH %          100          45           100          49
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7430                      7320
Transport Wnd (kts)                W  7                      W 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  53760                     74890
Dispersion                         Good                      Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            2            1            2
Haines Index          3            4            4            5

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-250915-
Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten,
Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills, Lincoln,
Howland, Springfield, Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
Princeton, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
324 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          57           86           58           85
Max/Min RH %          100          46           100          47
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                              0
Precip Begin                                                 3 PM
Precip End                                                   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7150                      7310
Transport Wnd (kts)                W  8                      W 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  59280                     94880
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            2
Haines Index          3            3            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-250915-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
324 PM EDT Sun Sep 24 2017

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          57           80           57           79
Max/Min RH %          100          57           100          59
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5570                      5730
Transport Wnd (kts)                SW  5                     W  8
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  28030                     48520
Dispersion                         Marginal                  Fair
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            2
Haines Index          3            3            3            5

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper
50s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Patchy fog.
Highs in the lower 70s. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the
upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the mid 40s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Light
winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. West winds around
5 mph.

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

$$

VJN



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