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...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
825 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND TODAY WITH A
DRY AIR MASS IN PLACE. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL TOUCH OFF SNOW AND
RAIN LATE TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY. LIGHT RAINFALL AMOUNTS ARE
EXPECTED. SOME SNOW IS EXPECTED ACROSS THE FAR NORTH AND WEST WITH
UP TO AN INCH POSSIBLE BY SATURDAY MORNING.

MEZ001-003-004-010-191230-
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
825 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           40
MAX/MIN TEMP          49           29           47
MIN/MAX RH %          34           92           53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  5                      W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         LGT/VAR      NW 11 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                    2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4350                      4430
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 12                      NW 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     55620                     101530
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-191230-
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
825 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SNOW SHOWERS SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           40
MAX/MIN TEMP          50           27           48
MIN/MAX RH %          33           93           56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         LGT/VAR      NW  9 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4460                      4540
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 13                      NW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     66030                     105210
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-191230-
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
825 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SNOW SHOWERS SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           30
MAX/MIN TEMP          50           29           52
MIN/MAX RH %          32           96           50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SE  6        LGT/VAR      NW 10 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4620                      4940
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE 10                     NW 23
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     46510                     137580
DISPERSION            FAIR                      EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-191230-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
825 AM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          46           32           51
MIN/MAX RH %          38           99           51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       E  6                      SW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SE  6        LGT/VAR      W  9 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 AM
PRECIP END                                      6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4130                      4990
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE 10                     NW 25
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     44150                     135020
DISPERSION            FAIR                      EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND
50. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

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

$$

HEWITT






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