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...UPDATED
National Weather Service Caribou ME
946 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will develop this
afternoon then persist early tonight. Showers could persist
across northern areas overnight in advance of an approaching
cold front. The cold front will begin to cross the region
Monday with a chance of showers in advance of the cold front.

MEZ001-002-252130-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
946 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Precip Chc (%)        40           50           0
Min/Max Temp          74           49           68
Max/Min RH %          42           91           43
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  8         SW  5        NW  6
Precip Amount         0.06         0.12         0.00
Precip Duration       2            5
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   6 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6800                      6410
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 15                      NW 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     98640                     61580
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   40           30           0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ003>005-252130-
Northern Somerset-Northern Piscataquis-Northern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot,
Baxter St Park, Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, Mount Katahdin,
Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, and Medway
946 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Precip Chc (%)        40           50           20
Min/Max Temp          76           50           69
Max/Min RH %          44           93           48
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       W  5                      W  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  8         SW  6        NW  5
Precip Amount         0.08         0.11         0.03
Precip Duration       2            4            1
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6850                      6480
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 13                      NW 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     86600                     64120
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   40           30           0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-252130-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
946 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Precip Chc (%)        40           40           20
Min/Max Temp          79           53           72
Max/Min RH %          43           92           52
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   W  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  7        SW  5        W  6
Precip Amount         0.04         0.07         0.02
Precip Duration       1            4            1
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7600                      7280
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 12                      W 12
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     94210                     83690
Dispersion            Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   30           20           0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ016-017-252130-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
946 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Precip Chc (%)        30           40           0
Min/Max Temp          79           53           75
Max/Min RH %          44           94           46
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  7        SW  5        W  7
Precip Amount         0.02         0.04         0.00
Precip Duration       1            3
Precip Begin          3 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   5 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7770                      7790
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 13                      W 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     104760                    115100
Dispersion            Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   10           10           0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-252130-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
946 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Precip Chc (%)        40           40           20
Min/Max Temp          80           52           73
Max/Min RH %          44           93           50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   W  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  8         SW  5        W  6
Precip Amount         0.06         0.07         0.02
Precip Duration       2            4            1
Precip Begin          12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7420                      7110
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 12                      W 11
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     92690                     82800
Dispersion            Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   30           20           0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-252130-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
946 AM EDT Sun Jun 25 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Precip Chc (%)        30           30           0
Min/Max Temp          78           53           73
Max/Min RH %          47           94           51
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       W  5                      W  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  9 G18    SW  7        W  9
Precip Amount         0.01         0.02         0.00
Precip Duration       0            2
Precip Begin          3 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   3 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7020                      7100
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 15                      W 16
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     103510                    110930
Dispersion            Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
around 50. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and numerous
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 50s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 50s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Light winds.

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

$$

Hewitt


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