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
256 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

.DISCUSSION...MUCH COOLER TODAY AS ONE COLD FRONT HAS MOVED SOUTH
OF THE REGION. A SECONDARY COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA TODAY
AND PRODUCE SCATTERED SHOWERS ACROSS NORTHERN MAINE. HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS TOWARD THE REGION TONIGHT AND FRIDAY WITH DRY AND COOL
WEATHER. THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS WILL INCREASE OVER THE WEEKEND WITH
MOST AREAS TO RECEIVE A WETTING RAIN.


MEZ001-003-004-010-290700-
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
256 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          65           41           68
MIN/MAX RH %          59           100          37
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW 11 G24    N  9 G24     LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4310                      3250
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 12                     N 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     77790                     47010
DISPERSION            GOOD                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-290700-
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
256 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          68           45           68
MIN/MAX RH %          59           100          35
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   N  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  9 G22    N  8 G23     LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4520                      3440
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 14                     N 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     68030                     53590
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-290700-
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
256 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          74           49           69
MIN/MAX RH %          49           96           34
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   N  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  8        NW  7        N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4890                      3630
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 17                      N 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     89730                     67540
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-290700-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
256 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           52           70
MIN/MAX RH %          49           90           37
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   N 10 G19
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6        NW  7        N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4910                      4000
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 16                      N 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     84620                     73680
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. MINIMUM RH 70 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 60. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$

CB





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