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
308 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A STALLED COLD FRONT WILL KEEP THE CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE
THUNDERSTORMS FOR DOWNEAST AREAS THIS AFTERNOON. DRIER AIR WILL
MOVE INTO NORTHERN AREAS TODAY IN WAKE OF FRONTAL PASSAGE.

MEZ001-003-004-292115-
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
308 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          76           53           74
MAX/MIN RH %          48           96           44
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN          12 PM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6530                      6180
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  4                      NW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     26120                     55620
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-292115-
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
308 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          79           55           77
MAX/MIN RH %          48           97           44
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6980                      6680
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  4                      NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     27920                     66800
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-292115-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
308 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          77           56           76
MAX/MIN RH %          49           94           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6780                      6420
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  4                      NW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     27120                     57780
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-292115-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
308 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          80           59           80
MAX/MIN RH %          50           96           41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7190                      7340
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  4                      NW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     28760                     66060
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-292115-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
308 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          80           61           83
MAX/MIN RH %          50           95           39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   7 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7460                      7770
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  5                      NW  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     37300                     62160
DISPERSION            FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   20           0            0
LAL                   2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-292115-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
308 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          80           60           81
MAX/MIN RH %          57           99           41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   N  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6980                      7590
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW  8                     NW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     55840                     68310
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   40           0            0
LAL                   2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-292115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
308 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           30           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          75           60           82
MAX/MIN RH %          70           100          43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   N  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.15         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6050                      7400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW  8                     NW  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     48400                     59200
DISPERSION            FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   40           0            0
LAL                   2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$



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