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
253 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.DISCUSSION...
LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS THE GULF OF MAINE THIS EVENING...THEN
EXIT INTO CANADA ON TUESDAY. THE LOW WILL BRING A WETTING RAIN TO
THE REGION THROUGH EARLY EVENING. THE RAIN WILL TAPER TO DRIZZLE
AND FOG LATER TONIGHT. UNSETTLED WEATHER AND THE CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WILL THEN OCCUR THROUGH MID WEEK WITH HIGH HUMIDITY LEVELS
AND LIGHT WINDS.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-030930-
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
253 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW/RAIN    SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          30           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          33           52           34           56
MAX/MIN RH %          100          56           99           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.28         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3570                      4070
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  4                      E  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  14280                     17570
DISPERSION                         POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-030930-
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
253 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          30           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           54           35           58
MAX/MIN RH %          99           57           96           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.34         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       9            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3970                      4470
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  5                      E  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  18550                     22880
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-030930-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
253 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          34           54           36           56
MAX/MIN RH %          100          55           96           48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.27         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7                                      1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   12 PM
PRECIP END            6 AM                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3770                      4080
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  3                      E  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  12270                     22450
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-030930-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
253 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          37           56           38           59
MAX/MIN RH %          100          53           95           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.34         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7                                      0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   2 PM
PRECIP END            6 AM                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4470                      4610
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  6                      E  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  25340                     29690
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-030930-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
253 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          37           58           39           58
MAX/MIN RH %          100          52           96           48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.31         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       7                                      1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   12 PM
PRECIP END            6 AM                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4870                      4720
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  5                      E  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  25230                     29570
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-030930-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
253 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          20           0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          38           56           39           57
MAX/MIN RH %          100          57           94           51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.44         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       7            1                         0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING                3 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 PM                     CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4420                      4300
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  6                      NE  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  28310                     29640
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-030930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
253 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          20           0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          39           55           41           54
MAX/MIN RH %          100          58           94           60
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  8 G18    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.38         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       7            1                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING                11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4070                      3730
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  7                     NE 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  26400                     34860
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

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

$$



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