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

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FNUS51 KCAR 290141
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
941 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION THROUGH THE END OF THE
WORK WEEK. A NORTHEAST WIND WILL BE DOMINATE ACROSS THE
REGION...WITH LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS ALONG THE COAST AND ISLANDS.
TEMPERATURES WILL SLOWLY WARM INTO THE WEEKEND WITH MORE SUN
EXPECTED THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. THE CHANCE FOR RAIN SHOWERS
INCREASES BY THE WEEKEND...WITH THE GREATEST CHANCE EXPECED
DOWNEAST.

MEZ001-003-004-290915-
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
941 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          36           58           35           61
MAX/MIN RH %          100          56           95           40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  5         NE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2600                      3500
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  9                     E  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  23400                     14000
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  POOR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-290915-
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
941 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          39           59           35           62
MAX/MIN RH %          97           58           94           40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  5        NE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2910                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 10                     E  2
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  29100                     7400
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  POOR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ010-290915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
941 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           60           38           61
MAX/MIN RH %          95           55           92           39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  6        NE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2960                      3400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  8                     SE  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  23680                     20400
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ031-290915-
SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD
941 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           63           42           62
MAX/MIN RH %          87           55           87           38
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  6        NE  7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3460                      3780
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 13                     E  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  44980                     26460
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ015-290915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
941 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           10           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           64           43           63
MAX/MIN RH %          91           56           87           38
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  8 G17                 LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  7        NE  8        NE  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3670                      3840
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 16                     E  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  58720                     30720
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ011-032-290915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
941 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           10           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           62           39           62
MAX/MIN RH %          99           58           91           40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  7        NE  7        NE  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3340                      3750
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 14                     E  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  46760                     22500
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ016-017-290915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
941 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           10           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           63           43           61
MAX/MIN RH %          99           61           85           41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  9 G19                 NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  8        NE  9 G17    NE  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3450                      3580
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 16                     E  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  55200                     25060
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-290915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
941 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           10           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           62           46           61
MAX/MIN RH %          97           63           80           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE 11 G21                 NE  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE 11 G19    NE 10 G18    NE  9 G17    NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3440                      3210
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 17                     E 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  58480                     32100
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
60. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.

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

$$


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