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
322 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE AREA WILL BRING A SUNNY AND DRY DAY
TODAY. WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT. HOWEVER, AN ONSHORE SOUTH
TO SOUTHWESTERLY BREEZE AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
ALONG THE COAST BY EARLY AFTERNOON. SATURDAY WILL AGAIN BE SUNNY
AND DRY WITH AN ONSHORE BREEZE DURING THE AFTERNOON.

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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
322 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           20           53
MAX/MIN RH %          22           88           26
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  5        N  5         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5100                      5230
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  9                      N  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     44720                     24220
DISPERSION            FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            5

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
322 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           22           55
MAX/MIN RH %          21           79           26
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5590                      5770
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  9                      N  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     52870                     29620
DISPERSION            GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           24           55
MAX/MIN RH %          24           73           26
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)    5280                      5390
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  9                      NW  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     48990                     23870
DISPERSION            FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            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
322 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           26           57
MAX/MIN RH %          22           77           25
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5990                      6110
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 10                      NW  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     62190                     31020
DISPERSION            GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           28           58
MAX/MIN RH %          24           93           26
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   N  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        SW  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6160                      6220
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 10                      NW  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     60810                     30070
DISPERSION            GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            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
322 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           27           57
MAX/MIN RH %          23           97           25
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   N  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        SW  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5990                      6080
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 10                      NW  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     61640                     31120
DISPERSION            GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           30           54
MAX/MIN RH %          30           97           31
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       E  5                      N  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  8 G18     SW  8 G18    W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5450                      5470
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  9                      NW  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     49930                     21220
DISPERSION            FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

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

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