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
327 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SOME SCATTERED SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON IN
THE NORTH IN ADVANCE OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT. THE COLD FRONT WILL
CROSS THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY WITH WIDESPREAD
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE
REGION LATER WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. THE NEXT FRONT WILL BRING
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS BY LATE FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT.

MEZ001-003-004-010-031930-
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
327 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           50           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           73           48           77
MAX/MIN RH %          99           53           100          44
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    W  6                      W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  5         NW  8        W  6         W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.37         0.05         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       9            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6110                      6160
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 16                     W 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  122200                    112610
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   5            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-031930-
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
327 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           60           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           76           51           80
MAX/MIN RH %          97           52           100          43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    W  6                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         NW  9 G17    W  5         W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.37         0.09         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       8            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6240                      6260
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 16                     W 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  119320                    109640
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   5            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-031930-
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
327 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           50           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           78           53           83
MAX/MIN RH %          100          48           100          39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    W  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  5         NW  8 G17    W  5         W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.25         0.09         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       8            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6540                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 18                     W 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  129460                    81940
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   5            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            5

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-031930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
327 PM EDT TUE SEP 2 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           60           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           78           56           82
MAX/MIN RH %          100          52           100          44
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  5         W  7 G17     W  6         SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.06         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6530                      6500
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 19                     W 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  132830                    83860
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   5            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4            5

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$





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