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
339 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A slow moving cold front will move across the region later
tonight into early Wednesday. Showers and thunderstorms can be
expected into tonight with another round of showers and storms for
Wednesday. Some thunderstorms could contain strong wind gusts and
small hail along with heavy rainfall.

MEZ001-002-280930-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
339 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        70           70           30           40
Min/Max Temp          50           68           49           73
Max/Min RH %          100          62           96           47
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   SW  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      W  5         Lgt/Var      SW  7
Precip Amount         0.27         0.20         0.03         0.06
Precip Duration       7            7            1            2
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5390                      5570
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 13                      W 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  70310                     84610
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   60           50           0            20
LAL                   3            3            3            3
Haines Index          3            3            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ003>005-280930-
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
339 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        70           50           30           50
Min/Max Temp 50 68 51 73 warm front is expected to move north
across the region today Max/Min RH % 100 57 90 45
20FtWnd/AM(mph) Lgt/Var W 6 20FtWnd/PM(mph) Lgt/Var W 6 W 5 SW 7
Precip Amount 0.30 0.13 0.02 0.05 Precip Duration 6 5 1 2 Precip
Begin 6 PM Continuing Continuing Continuing Precip End Continuing
Continuing Continuing Continuing Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL) 5410 5390
Transport Wnd (kts) W 14 W 14 Vent Rate (kt-ft) 77760 77360
Dispersion Good Good CWR 70 30 0 30 LAL 3 3 3 3 Haines Index 3 3 3
3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-280930-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
339 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        60           40           20           50
Min/Max Temp          54           72           51           76
Max/Min RH %          98           55           94           43
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  7
Precip Amount         0.20         0.07         0.02         0.03
Precip Duration       4            5            0            2
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 6070                      6000
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 13                      SW 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  77140                     83630
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   50           30           0            10
LAL                   3            3            3            3
Haines Index          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-280930-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
339 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        20           40           20           40
Min/Max Temp          53           71           54           76
Max/Min RH %          98           55           93           45
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   W  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      W  5         Lgt/Var      SW  8
Precip Amount         0.02         0.03         0.01         0.01
Precip Duration       2            3            0            1
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   9 AM
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   9 PM         Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 6150                      6180
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 12                      SW 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  72080                     93680
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            10           0            0
LAL                   3            3            2            3
Haines Index          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-280930-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
339 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type Tstms Tstms None Tstms warm front is expected to move
north across the region today Precip Chc (%) 70 40 0 50 Min/Max
Temp 52 71 52 75 Max/Min RH % 97 53 91 45 20FtWnd/AM(mph) Lgt/Var
SW 5 20FtWnd/PM(mph) Lgt/Var W 5 Lgt/Var SW 7 Precip Amount 0.25
0.05 0.00 0.05 Precip Duration 5 3 2 Precip Begin 6 PM Continuing
6 AM Precip End Continuing 6 PM Continuing Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL) 5840
5810 Transport Wnd (kts) W 15 SW 13 Vent Rate (kt-ft) 85170 77160
Dispersion Very Good Good CWR 70 10 0 40 LAL 3 3 2 3 Haines Index
2 4 4 4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-280930-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
339 PM EDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        20           30           0            40
Min/Max Temp          53           69           53           72
Max/Min RH %          100          61           97           52
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   W  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SW  6        W  5         SW  9
Precip Amount         0.01         0.01         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration       1            1                         1
Precip Begin          6 PM         10 AM                     12 PM
Precip End            2 AM         6 PM                      Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5650                      5650
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 14                      SW 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  76590                     94430
Dispersion                         Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   3            3            2            3
Haines Index          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the
upper 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the lower 70s.
East winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows around 60.
East winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the lower 70s.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid
70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around
5 mph.

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

$$



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