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
334 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

...DRY THROUGH THIS WEEKEND...

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN TODAY AND CREST OVER THE REGION
TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY BRINGING COOL AND DRY WEATHER. A WARM AND
DRY RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN BEHIND THE HIGH LATE
THIS WEEK AND LAST THROUGH THE COMING WEEKEND.

MEZ001-003-004-010-240745-
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
334 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          56           32           62
MIN/MAX RH %          54           100          39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  9 G17                  LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  9 G17     NW  7        SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          10 AM
PRECIP END            5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4370                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 16                      SW  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     71000                     35360
DISPERSION            GOOD                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-240745-
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
334 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          58           33           62
MIN/MAX RH %          47           97           39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  8                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  8         W  6         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4490                      3990
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 15                      SW  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     69680                     32420
DISPERSION            GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-240745-
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
334 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          63           40           63
MIN/MAX RH %          42           94           40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  8                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  7         NW  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4830                      4160
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 16                      SW  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     78500                     20330
DISPERSION            GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-240745-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
334 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          63           44           62
MIN/MAX RH %          43           89           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW 10 G19                 LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  9 G17     NW  8 G17    LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4830                      3780
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 16                      SW  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     86210                     19490
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$






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