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
1014 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...
ADDITIONAL REGIONAL WETTING RAINFALL IS EXPECTED AGAIN THIS
AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING WITH ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS...ESPECIALLY FROM NORTH CENTRAL SOUTHWARD TO
INTERIOR DOWNEAST PORTIONS OF THE REGION. DRIER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED BEHIND A SECONDARY COLD FRONT LATER TONIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-232115-
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
1014 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          76           52           77
MAX/MIN RH %          60           100          48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6        NW  5        NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6020                      6080
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 14                     NW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     84280                     54720
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   4            3            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-232115-
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
1014 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           40           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          79           56           80
MAX/MIN RH %          60           100          49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6490                      6560
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 12                     NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     77880                     65600
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   60           0            0
LAL                   4            3            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ010-232115-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
1014 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           40           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          77           55           79
MAX/MIN RH %          58           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  5                      NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6        NW  6        NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6330                      6090
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 17                     NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     107610                    60900
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   50           0            0
LAL                   4            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-232115-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
1014 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           40           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          80           60           83
MAX/MIN RH %          55           100          44
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5         LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6930                      7050
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 14                      NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     97020                     70500
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   60           0            0
LAL                   4            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ015-232115-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
1014 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           40           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          82           61           84
MAX/MIN RH %          54           99           42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7250                      7470
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 15                     NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     108750                    74700
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   60           0            0
LAL                   4            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ016-017-232115-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
1014 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           50           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          81           61           83
MAX/MIN RH %          54           99           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5         LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.06         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7100                      7330
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 14                      NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     99400                     73300
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   60           10           0
LAL                   4            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-232115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
1014 AM EDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           40           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          82           60           84
MAX/MIN RH %          54           100          43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5         LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6740                      6950
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 13                      NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     87620                     69500
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   40           10           0
LAL                   4            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$



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