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
854 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
THIS AFTERNOON MAINLY TO NORTHERN AREAS. A COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH ON MONDAY. THIS WILL BRING THE CHANCE FOR MORE SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY AFTERNOON.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-022115-
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
854 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           50
MAX/MIN TEMP          76           55           81
MIN/MAX RH %          48           99           51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  5                      S  9 G23
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        SW  5        SW 13 G26
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.01         0.18
PRECIP DURATION       3            0            1
PRECIP BEGIN          10 AM        CONTINUING   7 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7850                      7440
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 15                      S 29
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     122540                    218040
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   3            2            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-022115-
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
854 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           20
MAX/MIN TEMP          78           57           83
MIN/MAX RH %          48           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  8 G22
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  7        LGT/VAR      S 13 G27
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.01         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            1
PRECIP BEGIN          10 AM        CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7990                      7430
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 15                      S 30
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     127240                    228050
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   3            2            3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-022115-
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
854 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          80           57           84
MIN/MAX RH %          44           99           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  8 G21
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        LGT/VAR      S 14 G25
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    8250                      7580
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 14                      SW 27
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     128940                    213110
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   3            2            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-022115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
854 AM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          80           57           77
MIN/MAX RH %          44           98           60
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S 10 G20
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  8        SW  5        S 13 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    8200                      6580
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 15                      SW 26
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     130710                    173600
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
70. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

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