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
237 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Continued dry today and tonight with breezy daylight conditions.

MEZ001>004-242115-
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
237 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          71           42           64
Max/Min RH %          47           100          52
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       W  6                      Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  7         Lgt/Var      NW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                 0
Precip Begin                                    2 PM
Precip End                                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6480                      6110
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 17                      NW 11
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     112300                    66710
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-242115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
237 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          76           48           71
Max/Min RH %          43           97           46
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  6         Lgt/Var      NW  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7300                      7140
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 12                      NW 13
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     89410                     93460
Dispersion            Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-242115-
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
237 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          77           47           70
Max/Min RH %          42           99           44
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  6         Lgt/Var      NW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7580                      7500
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 13                      NW 11
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     98140                     79640
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-242115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
237 AM EDT Thu Aug 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          76           52           71
Max/Min RH %          43           97           46
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   N  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  5        Lgt/Var      W  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7390                      7580
Transport Wnd (kts)   W  9                      NW 11
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     66030                     79670
Dispersion            Good                      Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 70. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Light winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Light
winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Light winds.

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

$$

VJN


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