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...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
828 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT AND MONDAY MORNING WITH A
FEW SHOWERS. AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON
ACROSS CENTRAL MAINE. TUESDAY WILL BE BREEZY AND COOL WITH
SCATTERED SHOWERS ACROSS NORTHERN MAINE. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO
THE REGION MID TO LATE WEEK WITH DRY WEATHER AND MODERATING
TEMPERATURES.

MEZ001-003-004-010-221230-
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
828 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           60           60
MAX/MIN TEMP          70           50           62
MIN/MAX RH %          67           100          67
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  6 G18                  W  7 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  9 G19     S  9 G19     W 10 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.22         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       3            6            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3970                      4060
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 24                     NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     126880                    85010
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-221230-
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
828 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           50           50
MAX/MIN TEMP          69           55           67
MIN/MAX RH %          69           100          63
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  6 G18                  W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  9 G19     S  9 G19     W  9 G17
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.08         0.11         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       2            5            2
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3970                      4540
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 28                     NW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     130550                    72680
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-221230-
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
828 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           30           30
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           58           70
MIN/MAX RH %          75           100          58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  5                      W  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  8 G17     SE  5        W 10 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.04         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       3            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4130                      4820
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 29                     W 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     125020                    104720
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-221230-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
828 AM EDT SUN SEP 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           30           20
MAX/MIN TEMP          68           57           69
MIN/MAX RH %          80           100          59
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  8 G17                  W  8 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S 11 G19     LGT/VAR      W 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.02         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   12 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3710                      4990
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 31                      W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     118900                    108550
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$

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