Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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FNUS51 KCAR 271909
FWFCAR

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
309 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE AREA TODAY AND TONIGHT WITH LESS
HUMID CONDITIONS. THE NEXT SYSTEM WILL AFFECT THE AREA BEGINNING
LATE SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY WITH MOST OF NORTHERN,
CENTRAL AND DOWNEAST MAINE SEEING SHOWERS.

MEZ001-003-004-280915-
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
309 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           70           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           72           59           72
MAX/MIN RH %          91           59           98           61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  6         NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.06         0.20         0.09
PRECIP DURATION                    1            7            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5000                      5130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 10                      NW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  50000                     82080
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            50           70           20
LAL                   1            2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-280915-
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
309 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           70           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           75           60           75
MAX/MIN RH %          100          54           97           58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SW  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  7         NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.20         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                    1            6            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5450                      5630
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 13                     NW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  70850                     101340
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            20           70           30
LAL                   1            1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ010-280915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
309 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           60           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           74           59           74
MAX/MIN RH %          93           55           98           58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  7         NW  8 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.14         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                    0            5            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5270                      5300
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 14                     NW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  73780                     84800
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            20           50           10
LAL                   1            1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-280915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
309 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           60           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           76           60           78
MAX/MIN RH %          99           50           99           55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SW  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  6         NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.16         0.08
PRECIP DURATION                                 4            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       4 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5950                      6070
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 13                     NW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  77350                     103190
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            60           10
LAL                   1            1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ015-280915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
309 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           60           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           77           61           79
MAX/MIN RH %          100          50           99           52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SW  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  6         NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.15         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                                 3            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6160                      6290
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 13                      NW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  80080                     106930
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            50           10
LAL                   1            1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ016-017-280915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
309 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           60           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           76           59           78
MAX/MIN RH %          100          51           100          57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  6         W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.16         0.10
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5760                      6160
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 10                      NW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  57600                     98560
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            60           20
LAL                   1            1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          5            3            2            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-280915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
309 PM EDT SAT AUG 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            10           50           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           74           59           77
MAX/MIN RH %          100          55           100          60
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   SW  8 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  7         W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.13         0.08
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    9 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5130                      5790
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 10                      NW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  51300                     92640
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            50           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            3            2            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$


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