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
235 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...
DRY AND COOL CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY
DROPPING TO NEAR 25 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON. A WARM FRONT WILL
CROSS LATE SATURDAY AND TEMPERATURES WILL WARM BACK TOWARDS 70F BY
SUNDAY WITH INCREASING SOUTHERLY WINDS. A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY
WORK THROUGH THE AREA SUNDAY AFTERNOON INTO MONDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-200645-
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
235 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          53           31           60
MIN/MAX RH %          26           87           58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  6                     SW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  5        LGT/VAR      SW  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2800                      2660
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  6                      S 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     22230                     48900
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-200645-
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
235 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          54           29           60
MIN/MAX RH %          25           96           54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  7                     S  7 G18
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6        LGT/VAR      SW 10 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2900                      2780
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  7                      S 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     25000                     60710
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-200645-
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
235 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          56           29           62
MIN/MAX RH %          21           100          51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  6                     SW  6 G18
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6        LGT/VAR      SW 10 G19
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3220                      3320
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  8                      S 23
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     31540                     101160
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-200645-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
235 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          57           32           61
MIN/MAX RH %          22           100          57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N  8 G17                  SW  9 G21
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  7        LGT/VAR      SW 13 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3230                      3210
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  7                     SW 27
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     31210                     99460
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$





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