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...CORRECTED
MAINE...RESENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
346 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...
UNSETTLED WEATHER CONTINUES THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH SOME RAIN
EXPECTED LATER TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT MAINLY ACROSS
CENTRAL AND THE DOWNEAST REGION. RELATIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL BE
HIGH AND WINDS WILL BE LIGHT.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-050000-
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
757 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           36           53
MAX/MIN RH %          59           93           53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   E  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.03         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3630                      2600
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE  6                     E 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     23160                     33050
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            10           10
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-050000-
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
757 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           37           50
MAX/MIN RH %          55           91           59
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   NE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.08         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                    2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3950                      2430
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E  6                      E 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     23910                     32200
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            30           10
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ010-050000-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
757 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           60           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           37           48
MAX/MIN RH %          58           94           69
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       E  5                      NE  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.14         0.10
PRECIP DURATION       1            4            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3550                      1800
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E  6                      NE 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     21340                     19190
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  POOR
CWR                   0            60           20
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-050000-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
757 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           60           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           39           49
MAX/MIN RH %          58           94           67
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE  5                     NE  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  5         LGT/VAR      NE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.20         0.13
PRECIP DURATION       1            5            8
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3960                      2220
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E  8                      NE 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     31750                     36700
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
CWR                   0            60           30
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ015-050000-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
757 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           70           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           41           50
MAX/MIN RH %          60           94           70
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE  5                     NE  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.24         0.15
PRECIP DURATION       0            7            8
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3870                      2280
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E  8                      NE 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     32440                     43080
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
CWR                   0            70           40
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ016-017-050000-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
757 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           70           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           40           49
MAX/MIN RH %          63           96           72
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       E  6                      NE  9 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  6         E  5         NE  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.24         0.17
PRECIP DURATION       0            7            9
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3490                      2150
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E  9                      NE 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     29850                     39400
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
CWR                   0            70           60
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-050000-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
757 AM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           70           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           41           48
MAX/MIN RH %          70           96           74
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       E  8                      NE 11 G22
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       E  8         E  7         NE 10 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.26         0.20
PRECIP DURATION       0            8            9
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2950                      2010
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   E 11                      NE 23
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     33520                     45340
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
CWR                   0            70           60
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 60.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.

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

$$

HEWITT


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