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
313 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

.DISCUSSION...
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY WITH A CONTINUATION OF DRY WEATHER WILL
CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN
AT 10 MPH OR LESS DURING THE DAYLIGHT HOURS ON FRIDAY AND AGAIN ON
SATURDAY.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-290915-
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
313 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          13           46           20           52
MAX/MIN RH %          91           20           93           25
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  5        NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4950                      5390
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  9                      N  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  43590                     20860
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-290915-
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
313 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          16           49           22           55
MAX/MIN RH %          81           20           87           25
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5450                      5900
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  9                      N  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  50050                     27920
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ010-290915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
313 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          19           47           24           55
MAX/MIN RH %          80           18           81           24
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5170                      5700
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  9                      N  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  46300                     16750
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            5            5

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-290915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
313 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          19           51           25           56
MAX/MIN RH %          81           16           88           25
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5880                      6260
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  9                      N  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  53420                     26910
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4            5

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ015-290915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
313 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          20           52           27           58
MAX/MIN RH %          80           17           88           25
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6070                      6340
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  9                      NW  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  55830                     27590
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            5

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ016-017-290915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
313 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          22           50           27           56
MAX/MIN RH %          74           18           92           24
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5840                      6140
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  9                      NW  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  53060                     30100
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            3            5

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

MEZ029-030-290915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
313 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          25           48           30           54
MAX/MIN RH %          74           21           91           31
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N  5                      N  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  6         SW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5240                      5560
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  8                      NW  4
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  40840                     24290
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...VERY HIGH.

$$

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

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

$$



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