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

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FNUS51 KCAR 291856
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
256 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT CROSSING THE AREA ON THURSDAY WITH MORE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE STRONG WITH GUSTY WINDS
AND HEAVY RAINFALL. SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE
NORTH ON FRIDAY AND THEN ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA
SATURDAY.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-300915-
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
256 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            70           70           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           83           57           76
MAX/MIN RH %          100          55           100          52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.15         0.17         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                    2            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6870                      7610
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 15                      SW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  108620                    119680
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   2            5            5            3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-300915-
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
256 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           70           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           83           60           80
MAX/MIN RH %          100          52           100          50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         LGT/VAR      W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.13         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                    1            4            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6860                      7940
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 14                      SW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  103070                    123940
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            4            5            3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-300915-
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
256 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           50           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           84           59           83
MAX/MIN RH %          100          52           100          45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.07         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    0            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       3 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7130                      8250
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 15                      SW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  112010                    126010
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   2            4            4            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-300915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
256 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           0            40           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           75           55           82
MAX/MIN RH %          100          63           100          50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SE  6        S  5         SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.07         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0                         2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      6 PM
PRECIP END            10 PM                     6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5900                      8120
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 13                      SW 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  88230                     127060
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   2            2            3            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

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

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