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
234 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE EAST ALONG SOUTHERN NOVA
SCOTIA TONIGHT INTO TOMORROW MORNING. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
ACROSS THE REGION ON SATURDAY PROVIDING DRIER WEATHER. ANOTHER LOW
WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST ON SUNDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-251845-
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
234 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            60           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          37           52           37           47
MAX/MIN RH %          100          51           100          70
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  7 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.18         0.09
PRECIP DURATION       1                         5            5
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            1 AM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3910                      4140
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  4                     NW 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  31310                     82720
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-251845-
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
234 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           0            60           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          38           50           38           50
MAX/MIN RH %          100          55           100          67
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  8         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.00         0.10         0.11
PRECIP DURATION       3                         3            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            6 AM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3330                      4220
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  5                      N 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  24700                     84040
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-251845-
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
234 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            30           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          39           55           40           55
MAX/MIN RH %          100          50           100          51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     SW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  8         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  9 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.04         0.04
PRECIP DURATION       1                         2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            1 AM                      CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4110                      4760
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  8                     NW 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  35260                     98760
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-251845-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
234 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           0            30           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          43           54           43           55
MAX/MIN RH %          100          52           100          48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  8                     W  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 10         NW  5        LGT/VAR      W 10 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.01         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      10 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            1 AM                      CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3670                      4790
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 10                     W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  39140                     104390
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
62 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
67 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 0 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$






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