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
933 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

.DISCUSSION...
CLOUDS WILL INCREASE TODAY WITH THE CHANCE OF A LATE DAY SHOWER
OR THUNDERSTORM, MAINLY FROM THE KATAHDIN REGION WEST TO THE
QUEBEC BORDER. SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
TONIGHT, WITH MANY AREAS TO RECEIVE A WETTING RAIN. A FEW SHOWERS
AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY, MAINLY TO THE NORTH OF THE
BANGOR AREA.

MEZ001-003-004-252115-
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
933 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           70           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          82           59           78
MAX/MIN RH %          43           100          61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.23         0.09
PRECIP DURATION       0            6            3
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6320                      6230
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW  8                     NW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     50560                     105910
DISPERSION            FAIR                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   30           60           20
LAL                   2            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-252115-
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
933 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           60           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          84           61           79
MAX/MIN RH %          43           100          61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.28         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                    6            3
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6750                      6660
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW  7                     NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     47250                     99900
DISPERSION            FAIR                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            60           20
LAL                   2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          4            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ010-252115-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
933 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           70           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          82           61           79
MAX/MIN RH %          41           100          57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.39         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       0            6            2
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6300                      6400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW  7                     NW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     44100                     134400
DISPERSION            FAIR                      EXCELLENT
CWR                   30           60           0
LAL                   2            3            3
HAINES INDEX          5            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-252115-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
933 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           60           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          86           62           83
MAX/MIN RH %          41           100          54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  5        LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.26         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                    5            3
PRECIP BEGIN          5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7120                      7230
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW  8                     NW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     56960                     122910
DISPERSION            GOOD                      EXCELLENT
CWR                   0            60           10
LAL                   2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ015-252115-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
933 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           60           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          86           63           85
MAX/MIN RH %          42           100          51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        S  5         NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.17         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                    5            2
PRECIP BEGIN          5 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7220                      7700
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW  8                     NW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     57760                     138600
DISPERSION            GOOD                      EXCELLENT
CWR                   0            50           0
LAL                   2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          5            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ016-017-252115-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
933 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           60           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          86           60           83
MAX/MIN RH %          42           100          55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        S  5         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.18         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                    5            3
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7060                      7290
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW  9                     NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     63540                     109350
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            50           10
LAL                   2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-252115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
933 AM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           60           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          83           59           82
MAX/MIN RH %          48           100          56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  8         S  5         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.15         0.05
PRECIP DURATION                    5            3
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6060                      6800
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 11                     NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     66660                     102000
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            50           0
LAL                   2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          5            4            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

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

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

$$


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