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

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FNUS51 KCAR 301850
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
250 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION INTO THE WEEKEND.
CLOUDS WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY TODAY BUT DRY WEATHER WILL
PREVAIL. THE CHANCE FOR RAIN WILL INCREASE LATE SATURDAY THROUGH
SUNDAY...PARTICULARLY DOWNEAST.

MEZ001-003-004-010915-
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
250 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            10           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           63           37           63
MAX/MIN RH %          83           41           95           49
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                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 6 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4310                      4290
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  5                      S  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  21550                     34320
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-010915-
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
250 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            10           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           63           39           64
MAX/MIN RH %          86           42           94           49
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                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    5 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4510                      4570
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  3                      S  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  13530                     31990
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ010-010915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
250 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           60           43           61
MAX/MIN RH %          79           42           94           57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3740                      3950
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  6                      S  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  22440                     31600
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            10           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ031-010915-
SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD
250 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           40           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           61           44           63
MAX/MIN RH %          82           44           94           54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM         10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3960                      4470
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  6                      S  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  23760                     26820
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            10           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ015-010915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
250 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           50           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           62           45           63
MAX/MIN RH %          86           47           94           53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.09         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM         9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3900                      4490
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SE  6                     SE  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  23400                     26940
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            30           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-032-010915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
250 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           30           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           62           42           64
MAX/MIN RH %          87           43           95           51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4310                      4540
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S  4                      S  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  17240                     22700
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            10           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ016-017-010915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
250 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           60           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           62           43           63
MAX/MIN RH %          85           45           95           54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.08         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                                 3            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM         9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4010                      4380
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SE  5                     SE  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  20050                     26280
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            50           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-010915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
250 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           70           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           60           44           62
MAX/MIN RH %          80           57           96           61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.14         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                    1            3            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 AM         9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3440                      4020
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  7                      E  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  24080                     36180
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  FAIR
CWR                   0            0            70           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$


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