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
320 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...
THE CLEARING TREND THAT HAS BEGUN IN THE NORTH WILL SPREAD SOUTH
FOR THURSDAY WITH PARTLY TO MOSTLY SUNNY AND DRY WEATHER FORECAST
ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA. SOME DRIZZLE WILL BE POSSIBLE ALONG THE
COAST AGAIN BY FRIDAY HOWEVER THIS WILL NOT AMOUNT TO ANYTHING
SIGNIFICANT. THE NEXT AREA WIDE SIGNIFICANT RAIN WILL NOT OCCUR
UNTIL LATE SATURDAY INTO SUNDAY AS A FRONT COMES THROUGH.


MEZ001-003-004-010-021930-
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
320 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          38           62           38           61
MAX/MIN RH %          100          38           98           52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3840                      2910
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  7                      SE  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  34590                     24620
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...HIGH.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-021930-
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
320 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          36           63           37           62
MAX/MIN RH %          100          39           100          57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3810                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  8                      E  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  38090                     19770
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...HIGH.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-021930-
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
320 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          45           64           42           62
MAX/MIN RH %          88           39           100          56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  6                     NE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  5        NE  7        NE  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                              0
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 3 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3990                      3010
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 11                     NE  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  47930                     22170
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-021930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
320 PM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           63           45           62
MAX/MIN RH %          88           45           99           61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE 10 G21                 NE  9
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  9 G20    NE 10 G21    NE  8 G17    NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 6 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3780                      2810
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 14                     NE  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  64030                     28490
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF LIGHT RAIN. PATCHY
FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. PATCHY FOG.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$

PF




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