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
624 AM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH LATER TODAY...THEN CROSS THE REGION
TONIGHT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL OCCUR ACROSS
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE REGION WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE REGION THURSDAY AND FRIDAY
WITH LOW HUMIDITY. EXPECT DRY CONDITIONS WITH LOW HUMIDITY AND
LIGHT WINDS TO PERSIST THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND.
$$

MEZ001-003-004-010-022115-
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
624 AM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           56           73
MIN/MAX RH %          56           100          42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  7         LGT/VAR      N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6780                      6910
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 12                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     83670                     0
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 POOR
LAL                   3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-022115-
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
624 AM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          84           58           75
MIN/MAX RH %          54           98           42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         LGT/VAR      N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   3 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6790                      6670
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 11                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     83970                     0
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 POOR
LAL                   4            3            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-022115-
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
624 AM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          86           63           81
MIN/MAX RH %          51           99           44
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         LGT/VAR      N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 PM
PRECIP END                         6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7130                      7430
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 11                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     80790                     0
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 POOR
LAL                   3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-022115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
624 AM EDT WED SEP 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          83           60           79
MIN/MAX RH %          57           99           48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  8        SW  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6310                      7230
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 14                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     86100                     0
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 POOR
LAL                   1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

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

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