Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
342 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure and unseasonably warm temperatures continue into
Wednesday. A strong cold front will cross Wednesday night into
Thursday with a decent chance for a wetting rain. The front will
bring much cooler temperatures and windy conditions later Thursday
into Saturday.

MEZ001>004-232115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset-
Northern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot, Baxter St Park,
Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, and Mount Katahdin
342 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            30
Min/Max Temp          82           57           84
Max/Min RH %          48           100          51
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NW  5        Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    8 AM
Precip End                                      6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5640                      6230
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 14                     NW 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     76240                     137180
Dispersion            Good                      Excellent
CWR                   0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-232115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
342 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          85           58           87
Max/Min RH %          39           100          48
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5940                      6720
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 10                     NW 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     61510                     102970
Dispersion            Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-232115-
Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten,
Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills, Lincoln,
Howland, Springfield, Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
Princeton, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
342 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          84           57           86
Max/Min RH %          40           100          49
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5910                      6720
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 10                     NW 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     56970                     105210
Dispersion            Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            3
Haines Index          4            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-232115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
342 AM EDT Sat Sep 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sun

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          80           56           81
Max/Min RH %          50           100          53
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4970                      5440
Transport Wnd (kts)   N  6                      W 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     28710                     56300
Dispersion            Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Light winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 70s. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
around 50. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid
60s. North winds around 5 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near normal.  Precipitation near normal.

$$



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