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
327 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS TODAY WILL BRING AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH OF RAIN TO
COASTAL AREAS WITH A THIRD OF AN INCH OF RAIN OVER THE NORTH. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE AREA THURSDAY THROUGH THE
COMING WEEKEND BRINGING PARTLY TO MOSTLY SUNNY AND DRY WEATHER.
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY WILL BRING LIGHT WESTERLY BREEZES AND SATURDAY
WILL BRING A VERY LIGHT SOUTHERLY BREEZE.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-012115-
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
327 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           60           20
MAX/MIN TEMP          69           53           73
MIN/MAX RH %          69           100          47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  7 G17                  SW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S 10 G19     S  9 G19     W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.26         0.07         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4240                      4530
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SE 17                     W 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     85970                     100140
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-012115-
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
327 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           60           20
MAX/MIN TEMP          72           56           76
MIN/MAX RH %          65           100          45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  5                      SW  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7 G17     S  7 G17     SW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.25         0.06         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            4            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4450                      4660
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 14                      W 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     69460                     108640
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-012115-
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
327 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           50           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          71           56           78
MIN/MAX RH %          62           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         SE  5        SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4460                      4960
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 15                      W 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     70370                     97420
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-012115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
327 AM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           50           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          67           53           75
MIN/MAX RH %          69           100          53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  5                      SW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SE  8        SE  6        SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.05         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   3 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3860                      4820
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 16                      SW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     64450                     117840
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

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

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