Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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FNUS51 KCAR 261932
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
332 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A WARM FRONT CROSSES THE AREA ON FRIDAY WITH WIDESPREAD SHOWERS
ACROSS THE NORTH IN THE MORNING. A COLD FRONT CROSSES THE AREA ON
SATURDAY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE IN DOWNEAST
LOCATIONS.

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MEZ001-003-004-270930-
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
332 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           70           40           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           71           51           77
MAX/MIN RH %          96           55           100          39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SE  9                     NW  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  9         S  7         N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.12         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            5            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          11 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   2 AM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4160                      5080
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 16                     N  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  65670                     34940
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      MARGINAL
CWR                   20           50           10           0
LAL                   1            2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-270930-
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
332 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           60           30           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          46           64           51           79
MAX/MIN RH %          94           60           99           40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SE  7                     NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  9         S  7         N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.10         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            4            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          3 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 AM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3100                      5420
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 18                      N 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  56970                     58180
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   10           50           0            0
LAL                   1            1            2            3
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-270930-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
332 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           60           20           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          49           67           54           80
MAX/MIN RH %          91           58           100          43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SE  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  7         S  6         NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.10         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION       1            3            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          1 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   10 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 AM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3740                      5390
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 15                     N  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  54760                     36150
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      FAIR
CWR                   40           40           0            20
LAL                   1            1            2            3
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-270930-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
332 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           50           20           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          48           66           51           82
MAX/MIN RH %          95           61           100          42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  5         NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.09         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       1            3            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          3 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   10 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   12 AM        CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3430                      6090
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 16                      N 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  56720                     59970
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   10           50           0            20
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-270930-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
332 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           40           0            40
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           67           53           83
MAX/MIN RH %          93           60           100          42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         S  5         NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.08         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       1            3                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          4 AM         CONTINUING                11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3840                      6350
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 16                      N  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  61880                     35710
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      FAIR
CWR                   10           30           0            30
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-270930-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
332 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           20           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           63           49           83
MAX/MIN RH %          99           66           100          41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SE  6        S  5         NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.07         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 AM         CONTINUING   12 PM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   1 AM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2860                      5990
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 17                      NW 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  49000                     65700
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            30           0            20
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-270930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
332 PM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           20           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           59           49           77
MAX/MIN RH %          100          75           100          50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SE  8                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SE  7        S  5         LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 AM         CONTINUING   12 PM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 AM         CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2150                      4940
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 16                      NW  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  34070                     33420
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
CWR                   0            20           0            20
LAL                   1            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          4            2            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.

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

$$


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