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
319 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

.DISCUSSION...
DRY WEATHER TODAY WITH RH DROPPING TOWARDS 30 PERCENT. MORE HUMID
CONDITIONS RETURN FRIDAY AS A WARM FRONT CROSSES WITH ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS.

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MEZ001-003-004-262115-
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
319 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          72           43           70
MAX/MIN RH %          31           100          54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N  8                      SE  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  6         LGT/VAR      S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.07         0.22
PRECIP DURATION                    1            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5810                      5090
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N  8                      SW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     46300                     76500
DISPERSION            FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            50           70
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ002-005-006-262115-
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
319 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           70
MIN/MAX TEMP          73           45           65
MAX/MIN RH %          43           100          58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 10                      SE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  7         LGT/VAR      S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.20
PRECIP DURATION                    1            4
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5910                      4430
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 10                      SW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     60700                     70060
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   0            20           70
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-262115-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
319 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          75           46           66
MAX/MIN RH %          29           100          61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  5         LGT/VAR      S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.11         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                    1            3
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6260                      4500
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  8                     SW 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     49780                     49440
DISPERSION            FAIR                      FAIR
CWR                   0            60           30
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ011-031-032-262115-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
319 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          78           47           65
MAX/MIN RH %          34           100          63
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  6         LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.10
PRECIP DURATION                    1            3
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6840                      4350
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 10                      SW 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     71290                     62190
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   0            30           50
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-262115-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
319 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          81           48           65
MAX/MIN RH %          32           100          63
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N  6         LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.08         0.08
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7530                      4180
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 10                     S 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     77810                     53240
DISPERSION            GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   0            40           20
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ016-017-262115-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
319 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          78           45           61
MAX/MIN RH %          36           100          68
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  6                     SE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6        LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.09
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6990                      3660
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 13                      S 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     92440                     58710
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   0            10           40
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ029-030-262115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
319 AM EDT THU MAY 26 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          78           45           58
MAX/MIN RH %          36           100          74
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  7                     E  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6        LGT/VAR      SE  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.08
PRECIP DURATION                    1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6720                      3030
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW 13                     S 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     88110                     47790
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 FAIR
CWR                   0            20           30
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. COOLER. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 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...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.

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

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