Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
954 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Dry conditions with low afternoon relative humidity will continue
through the weekend.

MEZ001>004-172115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset-
Northern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot, Baxter St Park,
Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, and Mount Katahdin
954 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      None
Precip Chc (%)        0            10           0
Min/Max Temp          49           34           58
Max/Min RH %          40           99           47
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   W  7
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  6        SW  6        W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                    1
Precip Begin                       8 PM
Precip End                         1 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5170                      4280
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 15                      NW 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     78020                     72620
Dispersion            Good                      Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            5

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-172115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
954 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          54           36           65
Max/Min RH %          35           95           44
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   W  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SW  5        W  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5880                      5310
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 12                     NW 19
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     68810                     100010
Dispersion            Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            5

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-172115-
Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten,
Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills, Lincoln,
Howland, Springfield, Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
Princeton, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
954 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          52           36           64
Max/Min RH %          35           94           46
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   W  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SW  5        W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5700                      5180
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 10                     NW 19
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     57310                     96470
Dispersion            Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-172115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
954 AM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          53           39           64
Max/Min RH %          35           96           50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       NW  6                     W  8 G17
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  5         SW  7 G17    W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5960                      5350
Transport Wnd (kts)   NW 10                     NW 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     58250                     108290
Dispersion            Good                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. West
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around
5 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation above normal.

$$



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