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
811 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
DRIER AIR WILL CONTINUE TO OVERSPREAD THE AREA TODAY BEHIND A COLD
FRONT THAT WILL BE MOVING EAST OF THE MAINE COAST TODAY. OUTSIDE
OF A FEW SHOWERS EARLY THIS MORNING ACROSS DOWNEAST AREAS EXPECT
MAINLY DRY CONDITIONS TODAY. THE DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
FRIDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS EAST.

MEZ001-003-004-010-251215-
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
811 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            10
MAX/MIN TEMP          74           50           77
MIN/MAX RH %          36           88           42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N  5                      W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6        LGT/VAR      W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4450                      4390
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  9                     W 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     43910                     70350
DISPERSION            FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4

REMARKS...FIRE DANGER MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-251215-
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
811 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            10
MAX/MIN TEMP          76           46           79
MIN/MAX RH %          37           100          41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N  6                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  5        LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4620                      4590
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  7                     W 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     36690                     63940
DISPERSION            FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...FIRE DANGER MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-251215-
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
811 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          79           50           81
MIN/MAX RH %          39           99           39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N  6                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  5         LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            1 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5080                      4860
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N  8                      W 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     46520                     50960
DISPERSION            FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...FIRE DANGER MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-251215-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
811 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           53           78
MIN/MAX RH %          44           100          42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N  7                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  5         LGT/VAR      SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4840                      4770
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N  8                      W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     40920                     46570
DISPERSION            FAIR                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...FIRE DANGER LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN
THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$





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