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
306 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...
FRIDAY WILL BE A SUNNY WARM DAY WITH LIGHT WINDS. A STRONG COLD
FRONT APPROACHING SATURDAY WILL BRING A BREEZY AND WARM DAY WITH
INCREASING SOUTH WINDS AND A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN WESTERN AREAS LATE IN THE DAY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL
PRESS SOUTH ACROSS THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT. COOLER, DRIER AIR WILL
FOLLOW THE FRONT BRINGING A SUNNY AND MODERATELY COOL DAY SUNDAY
FOLLOWED BY A SUNNY WARMER DAY ON MONDAY. DRY WEATHER WILL LIKELY
CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY OF NEXT WEEK. WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE
LIGHT NEXT WEEK.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-292115-
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
306 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            50
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           55           83
MIN/MAX RH %          38           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  8 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 11 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    9 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5940                      6110
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S  7                      SW 24
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     50910                     160420
DISPERSION            GOOD                      EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            4
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ002-005-006-292115-
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
306 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30
MAX/MIN TEMP          74           54           82
MIN/MAX RH %          40           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  5         S 11 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    2 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6110                      6230
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S  6                      SW 26
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     39200                     168630
DISPERSION            FAIR                      EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ011-015>017-031-032-292115-
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
306 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          76           52           80
MIN/MAX RH %          50           100          49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE  5                     S  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S 11 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6120                      6310
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE  4                     SW 25
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     35100                     163630
DISPERSION            FAIR                      EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-292115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
306 AM EDT FRI MAY 29 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          70           49           72
MIN/MAX RH %          58           100          55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE  5                     S  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  5         LGT/VAR      S 11 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5100                      5310
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E  7                      SW 27
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     42750                     140900
DISPERSION            FAIR                      EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...WINDY. SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...BREEZY...SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

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

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