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
326 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE REGION TODAY AND CONTINUE INTO FRIDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-230730-
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
326 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           80           90
MAX/MIN TEMP          48           37           48
MIN/MAX RH %          63           97           79
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE  7                     NE 12 G23
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE 11        NE 11        NE 13 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.45         0.39
PRECIP DURATION       6            11           10
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2350                      1240
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE 14                     NE 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     45480                     27160
DISPERSION            FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-230730-
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
326 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           80           90
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           40           50
MIN/MAX RH %          60           97           80
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE  7                     NE 11 G23
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE 11        NE 12        NE 12 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.48         0.42
PRECIP DURATION       7            11           11
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2680                      1530
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE 17                     NE 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     50770                     31500
DISPERSION            GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-230730-
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
326 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          100
MAX/MIN TEMP          49           43           53
MIN/MAX RH %          78           100          87
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE 11                     NE 15 G28
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE 12        NE 12        NE 14 G27
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.54         0.70         1.19
PRECIP DURATION       12           12           12
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2670                      2260
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE 21                     NE 23
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     82160                     78120
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-230730-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
326 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          100
MAX/MIN TEMP          50           47           55
MIN/MAX RH %          81           100          87
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE 16 G29                 NE 19 G34
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE 17 G30    NE 16 G30    NE 17 G32
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.65         0.72         1.26
PRECIP DURATION       12           12           12
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3360                      2520
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E 33                      E 30
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     142620                    94490
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...WINDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 20 TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
MINIMUM RH 86 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
50. MINIMUM RH 72 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 72 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$






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