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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
330 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS WILL WANE IN COVERAGE TODAY, THEN HIGH PRESSURE AND DRY
WEATHER RETURNS FOR TUESDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-292115-
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
330 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          70           50           74
MAX/MIN RH %          61           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  7                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW 10 G18    LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM                      4 PM
PRECIP END            5 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5630                      6670
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 22                     W 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     123860                    86710
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-292115-
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
330 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            10
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           51           76
MAX/MIN RH %          58           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  7                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW 12        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM                      5 PM
PRECIP END            4 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6190                      6960
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 23                     W 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     142370                    76560
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-292115-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
330 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            10
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           53           76
MAX/MIN RH %          58           99           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW 11        NW  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            10 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5920                      6950
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 24                     W 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     142080                    76450
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-292115-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
330 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          77           53           78
MAX/MIN RH %          53           99           42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW 11        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            7 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6950                      7500
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 23                     W 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     159850                    75000
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-292115-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
330 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          79           55           79
MAX/MIN RH %          50           98           41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW 13        NW  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7400                      7790
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 24                     W 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     177600                    77900
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-292115-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
330 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          79           55           78
MAX/MIN RH %          51           99           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW 11 G18    NW  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            8 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7360                      7370
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 23                     W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     169280                    66330
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-292115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
330 AM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          80           56           75
MAX/MIN RH %          52           96           51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  8                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W 11         NW  6        SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            8 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7220                      6460
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 23                     W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     166060                    58140
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
70. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

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

$$



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