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
321 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS OR GENERAL RAINFALL IS MOST LIKELY ACROSS THE NORTHWEST
AND SOUTHEAST PORTIONS OF THE REGION TONIGHT...WITH WETTING
RAINFALL POSSIBLE. SHOWERS WITH LESSER RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE ACROSS
NORTHERN AND CENTRAL PORTIONS OF THE REGION ON MONDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-222000-
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
321 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           60           0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           62           38           55
MAX/MIN RH %          100          69           96           53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    W  6                      W  9
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  8 G18     W 10 G21     NW  9 G18    W 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.08         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            5                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING                11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM                      6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4710                      6100
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 19                      W 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  85750                     97710
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-222000-
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
321 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           60           0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           67           40           59
MAX/MIN RH %          100          66           90           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  5                     W  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  8 G19     W 10 G20     NW  8        W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.08         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4            5                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING                11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM                      6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5300                      6200
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 19                     W 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  100930                    92150
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-222000-
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
321 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           40           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          58           70           44           64
MAX/MIN RH %          100          60           87           41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  5                     W  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      W 10 G19     NW  8        W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.03         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5720                      6510
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 24                     W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  132750                    132650
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-222000-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
321 PM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           30           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           69           46           63
MAX/MIN RH %          100          61           84           44
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  7                     W  9
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      W 10 G20     NW  9 G17    W  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.22         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   3 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5840                      6490
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 29                      W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  166160                    128030
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE AND PRECIPITATION BELOW NORMAL.

$$

VJN



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