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 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
LOW PRESSURE WILL PASS THROUGH THE GULF OF MAINE TODAY AND PASS
SOUTH OF NOVA SCOTIA TONIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
REGION ON SATURDAY PROVIDING DRIER WEATHER.

MEZ001-003-004-010-250730-
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 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          60           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          44           34           51
MIN/MAX RH %          82           100          55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 10                      NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  9         N  8         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.36         0.07         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       12           4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1560                      3580
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 11                      NW  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     22730                     33510
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-250730-
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 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          60           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          46           36           52
MIN/MAX RH %          86           100          62
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 10                      NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  9         N  7         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.45         0.07         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       11           4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1970                      3730
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 14                      NW  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     26330                     28330
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-250730-
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 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           30           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          50           38           56
MIN/MAX RH %          85           100          51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 11 G18                  NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 10         N  8 G18     LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.17         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   5 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2930                      4290
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 14                      NW  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     47520                     46270
DISPERSION            FAIR                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-250730-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
321 AM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           20           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          53           39           57
MIN/MAX RH %          84           100          56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 13 G22                  NW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 12 G20     N 10 G20     NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   3 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2940                      4110
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 15                      NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     50020                     47050
DISPERSION            GOOD                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
50. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 61 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
59 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 71 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
62 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$

HEWITT




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