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
254 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.DISCUSSION...
UNSETTLED WEATHER CONTINUES THROUGH THE WEEKEND. RELATIVE HUMIDITY
LEVELS WILL BE HIGH AND WINDS WILL BE LIGHT.

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MEZ001-003-004-040915-
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
254 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            40           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          34           54           37           53
MAX/MIN RH %          100          53           93           52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   E  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.06         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3890                      2730
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  4                      E  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  16880                     21710
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            30           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ002-005-006-040915-
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
254 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            50           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           57           38           52
MAX/MIN RH %          100          48           91           54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.10         0.08
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4400                      2680
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  4                      E  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  18920                     23580
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            50           20
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-040915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
254 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            60           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          37           54           37           51
MAX/MIN RH %          98           54           93           61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.15         0.09
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3770                      2280
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  5                      NE  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  18590                     20010
DISPERSION                         POOR                      MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            60           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-040915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
254 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            60           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          37           58           40           52
MAX/MIN RH %          98           49           94           60
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.18         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                                 4            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4610                      2710
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E  6                      NE 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  25990                     27170
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            60           30
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-040915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
254 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            70           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           59           42           53
MAX/MIN RH %          94           49           95           62
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  9
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.19         0.13
PRECIP DURATION                                 4            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4820                      2890
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  7                     NE 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  32250                     31420
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            60           30
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-040915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
254 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            70           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          37           55           41           52
MAX/MIN RH %          98           52           96           65
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NE  9
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E  5         NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.20         0.19
PRECIP DURATION                                 5            3
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4330                      2660
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE  8                     NE 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  32620                     33320
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            0            60           50
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-040915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
254 PM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           70           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          40           53           42           51
MAX/MIN RH %          98           57           96           70
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  7                     NE 11 G21
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      E  7         E  7         NE 10 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.23         0.23
PRECIP DURATION                    0            6            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3720                      2480
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 10                     NE 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  35270                     46890
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      FAIR
CWR                   0            0            70           60
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.

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

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