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
253 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will be building in late this afternoon resulting in
clearing skies this evening. Relative humidities will lower into
the 30s on Wednesday as ridge axis will be overhead. Expect winds
to be light and variable through mid-week. A cold front will cross
the state Thursday evening with showers and possibly a few
thunderstorms across the north.

MEZ001-002-252115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
253 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          73           46           81
Max/Min RH %          37           100          34
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6860                      7280
Transport Wnd (kts)   N  7                      SW  6
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     47600                     41570
Dispersion            Fair                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            5

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ003>005-252115-
Northern Somerset-Northern Piscataquis-Northern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot,
Baxter St Park, Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, Mount Katahdin,
Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, and Medway
253 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          71           47           81
Max/Min RH %          40           100          35
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6480                      7110
Transport Wnd (kts)   NE  8                     W  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     54140                     32380
Dispersion            Good                      Marginal
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-252115-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
253 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           Showers      None         None
Precip Chc (%)        10           0            0
Min/Max Temp          69           46           83
Max/Min RH %          49           100          33
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0
Precip Begin          6 AM
Precip End            8 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5910                      7680
Transport Wnd (kts)   NE 11                     W  2
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     66020                     19170
Dispersion            Good                      Poor
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            5

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-252115-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
253 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Showers      None         None
Precip Chc (%)        20           0            0
Min/Max Temp          66           49           82
Max/Min RH %          56           100          35
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NE  6                     Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0
Precip Begin          6 AM
Precip End            10 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5540                      7570
Transport Wnd (kts)   NE 19                     NW  2
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     107560                    12420
Dispersion            Very Good                 Poor
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-252115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
253 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           Showers      None         None
Precip Chc (%)        10           0            0
Min/Max Temp          69           49           82
Max/Min RH %          49           100          35
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NE  5                     Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0
Precip Begin          6 AM
Precip End            8 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5900                      7440
Transport Wnd (kts)   NE 13                     W  2
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     78690                     18620
Dispersion            Good                      Poor
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-252115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
253 AM EDT Tue Jul 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           Showers      None         None
Precip Chc (%)        10           0            0
Min/Max Temp          66           50           78
Max/Min RH %          63           100          44
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NE  8 G20                 Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE  5        Lgt/Var      SW  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0
Precip Begin          6 AM
Precip End            10 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5310                      6550
Transport Wnd (kts)   NE 18                     NW  2
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     94910                     15550
Dispersion            Very Good                 Poor
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light winds.

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

$$



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