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
245 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will slide off to the e on Sunday. Dry weather will
persist into the beginning of next week. Moisture will gradually
increase each day as flow turns to the south. The next chance of
rain arrives Tuesday, with wetting rain likely Tuesday night and
Wednesday.

MEZ001>004-220915-
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
245 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          31           59           40           66
Max/Min RH %          89           45           100          49
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      S  5         S  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 2690                      3650
Transport Wnd (kts)                S  8                      SW 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  22480                     49440
Dispersion                         Marginal                  Fair
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-220915-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
245 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          41           63           44           66
Max/Min RH %          92           48           100          58
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 3740                      3720
Transport Wnd (kts)                SW  7                     SW 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  27670                     61310
Dispersion                         Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...High.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-220915-
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
245 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          34           60           41           66
Max/Min RH %          90           45           100          57
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 3140                      3650
Transport Wnd (kts)                S  7                      SW 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  22490                     66090
Dispersion                         Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...High.

$$

MEZ029-030-220915-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
245 PM EDT Sat Oct 21 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          42           60           46           64
Max/Min RH %          97           56           100          69
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    E  6                      SW  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SE  6        SE  5        SW  9 G17
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 3170                      3280
Transport Wnd (kts)                SE  9                     SW 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  26940                     67580
Dispersion                         Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...High.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and drizzle.
Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely and a chance of drizzle.
Areas of fog. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain. Areas of fog. Highs in the mid 60s. South
winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely. Areas of fog. Lows in
the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Highs in the upper
50s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 40s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid
50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

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

$$



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