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
238 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE OVER NORTHERN MAINE THIS MORNING,
BUT A COLD FRONT SWINGING THROUGH LATER TODAY WILL BRING DRIER AIR
AND COOLER WEATHER THIS EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS
AND POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE AGAIN ON WEDNESDAY, MAINLY
ACROSS NORTHWESTERN MAINE.

MEZ001-003-004-010-300645-
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
238 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            30
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           43           76
MIN/MAX RH %          51           100          43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  7                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  8 G17     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       2                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM                      12 PM
PRECIP END            3 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4370                      4490
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 14                      S  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     69600                     42420
DISPERSION            GOOD                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-300645-
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
238 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          73           49           77
MIN/MAX RH %          52           100          44
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1                         0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM                      2 PM
PRECIP END            5 PM                      6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4480                      4710
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 13                      S  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     69290                     51050
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-300645-
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
238 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           51           79
MIN/MAX RH %          49           100          45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4760                      5070
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 12                      S 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     75270                     55360
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-300645-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
238 AM EDT TUE JUL 29 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          72           54           75
MIN/MAX RH %          57           100          51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW 10 G18                 LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  9 G18    SW  6        SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4750                      4750
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 13                     SE 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     76920                     66010
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$






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