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

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FNUS51 KCAR 291904
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
304 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A WARM FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA ON MONDAY, USHERING IN A WARMER
AND MORE HUMID AIRMASS. SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED ON MONDAY AS WELL. DRIER WEATHER
RETURNS BY THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-300915-
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
304 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           60           50           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           74           58           74
MAX/MIN RH %          100          63           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  6                     W  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  8         SW  8        SW  6        W  9 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.15         0.03         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       4            3            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3650                      3590
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 17                     W 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  62050                     75390
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   50           40           0            10
LAL                   2            2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-300915-
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
304 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           60           30           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           71           58           77
MAX/MIN RH %          99           71           100          43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  6                      W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SE  7        S  7         SW  6        W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.17         0.03         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       4            5            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3730                      4100
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 15                     W 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  55950                     77900
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   60           60           0            10
LAL                   1            2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ010-300915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
304 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           70           40           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           71           58           76
MAX/MIN RH %          100          69           99           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         SW  6        SW  5        W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.15         0.19         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4            5            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3560                      3580
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 11                     W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  39160                     71600
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   60           70           10           0
LAL                   2            2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-300915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
304 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           70           20           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           70           58           79
MAX/MIN RH %          100          72           100          40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         SW  6        SW  5        W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.15         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            5            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3590                      4370
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 14                     W 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  50260                     69920
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   30           70           0            0
LAL                   1            1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ015-300915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
304 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           60           20           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           70           59           80
MAX/MIN RH %          98           73           100          41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         SW  6        SW  5        W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.15         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            4            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   12 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3790                      4560
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 13                     W 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  49270                     72960
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   20           60           0            0
LAL                   1            1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ016-017-300915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
304 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           50           30           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           68           57           80
MAX/MIN RH %          100          78           100          41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SE  6        SW  6        SW  6        W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.18         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3090                      4540
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 12                     W 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  37080                     72640
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   20           60           0            0
LAL                   1            1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-300915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
304 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           60           30           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           65           54           76
MAX/MIN RH %          99           83           100          50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  5                      W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SE  7        SW  7        SW  8        SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.23         0.09         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            4            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2190                      4520
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 12                     W 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  26280                     72320
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
CWR                   10           60           10           0
LAL                   1            1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$


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