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
255 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY.
DRIER WEATHER IS EXPECTED TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY MORNING, BUT A
SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL BRING RENEWED CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO THURSDAY.


MEZ001-003-004-262115-
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
255 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           20           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          78           53           81
MAX/MIN RH %          59           100          50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  7         NW  5        W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.01         0.07
PRECIP DURATION       4                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   10 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6140                      6880
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 17                     W 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     104380                    144480
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
CWR                   20           0            10
LAL                   3            1            3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-262115-
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
255 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           30           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          80           57           84
MAX/MIN RH %          59           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         LGT/VAR      W  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.01         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       5            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6620                      7430
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 15                      W 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     99300                     111450
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
CWR                   30           0            10
LAL                   3            2            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-262115-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
255 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          79           60           84
MAX/MIN RH %          60           100          45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  8        NW  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6380                      6950
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 20                     W 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     127600                    83400
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-262115-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
255 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          81           60           87
MAX/MIN RH %          60           100          42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7170                      7810
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 16                     W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     114720                    70290
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-262115-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
255 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          83           60           88
MAX/MIN RH %          59           100          41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         NW  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   7 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7600                      8000
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 16                     W  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     121600                    64000
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-262115-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
255 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          83           60           86
MAX/MIN RH %          61           100          42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   8 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7170                      7910
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 14                      W  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     100380                    55370
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-262115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
255 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          83           59           82
MAX/MIN RH %          61           100          51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5         LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   7 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6650                      7470
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 14                      W  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     93100                     52290
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   3            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. LIGHT WINDS.

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

$$



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