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
323 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A cold front will slide across the region this morning and then stall
along the down east coast this afternoon. High pressure will
build into the area tonight and remain through the weekend with
now measurable rain expected through early next week.

MEZ001-002-282115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
323 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          73           39           72
Max/Min RH %          40           100          37
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NW  6                     Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NW  6        Lgt/Var      N  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6180                      6860
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 13                     N 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     78240                     71470
Dispersion            Good                      Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ003>005-282115-
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
323 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          73           40           74
Max/Min RH %          42           100          36
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NW  5                     Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NW  6        Lgt/Var      N  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6090                      7050
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 11                     N  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     69710                     47030
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            5

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-282115-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
323 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          77           47           75
Max/Min RH %          41           99           35
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NW  5        Lgt/Var      N  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7070                      7490
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 10                     N  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     74130                     38400
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            5

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-282115-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
323 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          77           51           75
Max/Min RH %          47           99           37
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)    7070                      7680
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 10                     NE  4
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     72990                     31250
Dispersion            Good                      Marginal
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-282115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
323 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          78           49           76
Max/Min RH %          44           96           34
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NW  5        Lgt/Var      NE  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6800                      7450
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 11                     NE  6
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     74450                     41170
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            5

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-282115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
323 AM EDT Fri Jul 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         None
Precip Chc (%)        20           0            0
Min/Max Temp          75           51           74
Max/Min RH %          56           100          42
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   NE  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NE  5
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       1
Precip Begin          1 PM
Precip End            6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6340                      7080
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW  9                     E  6
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     58180                     44920
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 80. Light winds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Light
winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs
in the lower 80s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds around
5 mph.

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

$$



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