Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
810 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Generally dry conditions will persist today through the weekend.
However, scattered showers are possible across northern areas
tonight with a cold front. South to southwest winds will increase
today in advance of the approaching cold front, with gusts up to
around 30 mph expected this afternoon. Gusty west to northwest
winds are expected behind the cold front Friday.

MEZ001>004-192115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset-
Northern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot, Baxter St Park,
Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, and Mount Katahdin
810 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         Showers      None
Precip Chc (%)        0            30           0
Min/Max Temp          68           38           54
Max/Min RH %          37           89           46
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       S  6 G20                  W  9 G18
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW 12 G23    SW  9 G18    NW 12
Precip Amount         0.00         0.02         0.00
Precip Duration                    2
Precip Begin                       9 PM
Precip End                         5 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5820                      3350
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 29                     NW 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     169620                    71920
Dispersion            Excellent                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-192115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
810 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          70           41           62
Max/Min RH %          40           86           39
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       SW  5 G18                 NW  7
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW 12 G23    SW  8 G18    NW 10
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5910                      4480
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 26                     NW 24
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     151130                    106440
Dispersion            Excellent                 Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-192115-
Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten,
Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills, Lincoln,
Howland, Springfield, Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
Princeton, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
810 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          69           43           61
Max/Min RH %          40           85           41
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       SW  6 G18                 NW  7
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW 12 G23    SW  8 G18    NW 10 G17
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5870                      4470
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 28                     NW 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     164270                    95800
Dispersion            Excellent                 Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ029-030-192115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
810 AM EDT Thu Oct 19 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       Clear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          67           46           62
Max/Min RH %          54           87           41
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       SW  8 G22                 NW  8
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW 14 G26    SW 13 G26    NW  9
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5450                      4860
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 31                     NW 23
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     166630                    110750
Dispersion            Excellent                 Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Light
winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50. South winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the mid
60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in the
lower 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the
lower 60s. South winds around 10 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation near normal.

$$



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