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
753 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING
WITH SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS
MAY CONTAIN HAIL AND STRONG GUSTY WINDS. DRY WEATHER WILL RETURN
FOR THURSDAY.

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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
753 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           70           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          78           42           72
MAX/MIN RH %          43           100          35
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  5                      N 10 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  7         NW  7        N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.08         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          10 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5410                      5130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 13                      N 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     69840                     60320
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   70           10           0
LAL                   4            4            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

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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
753 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           70           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          78           47           72
MAX/MIN RH %          48           100          40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  5                      NW 11
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        SW  5        N 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.15         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5810                      5250
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 11                     N 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     65320                     70270
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   70           30           0
LAL                   4            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ010-252115-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
753 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           50           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          77           48           76
MAX/MIN RH %          45           100          34
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  9
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        W  6         N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5610                      5320
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 15                      N 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     85440                     63220
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   40           10           0
LAL                   4            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            5

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
753 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           50           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          77           50           77
MAX/MIN RH %          55           100          35
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        S  5         N  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.09         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5520                      5940
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 12                      N 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     66380                     77400
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   30           20           0
LAL                   4            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ015-252115-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
753 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           30           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          76           52           80
MAX/MIN RH %          60           99           35
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        S  5         NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5200                      6300
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 11                      N 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     55060                     77530
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   20           0            0
LAL                   3            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            5

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
753 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           48           77
MAX/MIN RH %          63           100          38
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         S  5         NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    2
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM
PRECIP END                         1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4520                      6130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW  9                     N 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     42200                     88550
DISPERSION            FAIR                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            10           0
LAL                   3            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

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

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          67           47           77
MAX/MIN RH %          73           100          40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NW  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         S  5         NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM
PRECIP END                         1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3470                      5960
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 11                     N 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     37190                     94200
DISPERSION            FAIR                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   2            3            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WARMER. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

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