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
449 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

.DISCUSSION...
LOW PRESSURE WILL CROSS THE GULF OF MAINE TODAY...THEN EXIT ACROSS
THE MARITIMES TUESDAY. THE LOW WILL BRING A WETTING RAIN TO THE
REGION TODAY THROUGH EARLY TONIGHT. THE RAIN WILL TAPER TO
SHOWERS LATER TONIGHT. UNSETTLED WEATHER AND THE CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WILL THEN OCCUR THROUGH MID WEEK.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-022200-
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
449 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           100          20
MIN/MAX TEMP          45           34           51
MAX/MIN RH %          62           93           56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SE  7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.24         0.28         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       5            8            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3290                      3660
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE 14                     S  2
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     47170                     8630
DISPERSION            FAIR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-022200-
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
449 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           100          30
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           34           55
MAX/MIN RH %          58           92           54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SE  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.23         0.39         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       5            8            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3620                      4170
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE 15                     S  1
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     54430                     6180
DISPERSION            GOOD                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-022200-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
449 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           100          20
MIN/MAX TEMP          44           34           55
MAX/MIN RH %          69           93           55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.37         0.27         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       6            6            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3110                      3920
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE 13                     SW  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     39460                     9820
DISPERSION            FAIR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-022200-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
449 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           100          20
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           38           58
MAX/MIN RH %          63           92           53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  6         NE  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.33         0.36         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       5            7            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3590                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE 14                     SW  1
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     51730                     5340
DISPERSION            GOOD                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-022200-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
449 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           90           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           39           57
MAX/MIN RH %          67           94           54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  6         NE  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.34         0.27         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            5
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3790                      4900
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE 16                     S  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     60060                     2420
DISPERSION            GOOD                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-022200-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
449 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           100          20
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           39           56
MAX/MIN RH %          61           94           58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  7         NE  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.25         0.33         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       5            6            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3790                      4740
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE 16                     SW  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     61890                     12240
DISPERSION            GOOD                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-022200-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
449 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        90           100          20
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           40           55
MAX/MIN RH %          65           96           63
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SE  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  9 G17     NE  7 G17    LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.23         0.25         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       5            6            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   9 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3800                      4390
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE 18                     SW  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     66580                     11240
DISPERSION            GOOD                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 40. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$

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