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
416 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL VERY SLOWLY CROSS THE REGION TUESDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AHEAD
OF THE FRONT AGAIN ON TUESDAY.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-010-040930-
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
CENTRAL 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...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
416 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          50           40           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          59           77           53           70
MAX/MIN RH %          100          53           100          54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6 G20    S  5         LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.37         0.16         0.08         0.09
PRECIP DURATION       8            3            3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7040                      6960
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 11                     W 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  85790                     90480
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   5            4            3            2
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-040930-
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
416 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           60           50           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          62           79           56           73
MAX/MIN RH %          100          58           100          52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  9 G23     S  5         LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.18         0.21         0.11         0.09
PRECIP DURATION       6            5            3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7230                      7330
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 12                     SW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  127930                    101240
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   5            4            3            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-040930-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK-
CENTRAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...
EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...
MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON...DOVER-FOXCROFT...
MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
416 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           60           50           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           81           59           76
MAX/MIN RH %          100          56           100          47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7 G19     SW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.17         0.07         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       3            5            3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7980                      7900
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 19                     SW 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  181800                    120870
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   4            4            3            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-040930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
416 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           40           40           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          61           77           57           76
MAX/MIN RH %          100          65           100          51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  9 G20     S  7         S  6         SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.11         0.05         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7380                      7710
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 24                     SW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  177820                    125800
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   3            4            3            2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
70. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$


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