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
300 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

...WARM AND DRY THROUGH THE COMING WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE SLOWLY BUILDING DOWN FROM THE NORTH WILL MAINTAIN
WARM AND DRY WEATHER THROUGH THE COMING WEEKEND. THERE IS JUST A
SLIGHT CHANCE FOR A THUNDERSTORM IN THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS TO THE
WEST ON THURSDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-211900-
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
300 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           20           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           77           53           74
MAX/MIN RH %          100          51           100          54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM         CONTINUING   1 PM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   11 PM        6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4350                      4360
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  6                      E  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  29420                     30200
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-211900-
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
300 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           20           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           77           54           74
MAX/MIN RH %          99           53           100          54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    0            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   9 PM         5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4520                      4550
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  6                      NE  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  29820                     35290
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   1            3            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-211900-
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
300 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           20           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           78           56           76
MAX/MIN RH %          97           53           100          53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1            1            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM         CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   11 PM        6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4750                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  6                      NE  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  43690                     49610
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      FAIR
LAL                   1            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-211900-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
300 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           75           56           73
MAX/MIN RH %          95           58           100          57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  5        SE  5        LGT/VAR      E  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4740                      4780
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  6                      E 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  37670                     71510
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$





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