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
301 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Unsettled weather continues throughout the weekend. A soaking rain
is expected Friday through Sunday.

MEZ001-002-292130-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
301 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        40           60           60
Min/Max Temp          74           54           70
Max/Min RH %          50           100          66
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       SW  5                     Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.11         0.07         0.13
Precip Duration       5            6            7
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5650                      4400
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 12                     E  2
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     69460                     8840
Dispersion            Good                      Poor
CWR                   30           30           60
LAL                   2            2            3
Haines Index          4            4            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ003>005-292130-
Northern Somerset-Northern Piscataquis-Northern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot,
Baxter St Park, Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, Mount Katahdin,
Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, and Medway
301 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        50           80           70
Min/Max Temp          74           55           71
Max/Min RH %          49           100          70
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       SW  6                     Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.09         0.22         0.21
Precip Duration       4            8            9
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5420                      4410
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 11                     E  3
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     61620                     11160
Dispersion            Good                      Poor
CWR                   30           70           70
LAL                   2            5            4
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-292130-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
301 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        40           80           70
Min/Max Temp          76           56           74
Max/Min RH %          45           100          67
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.05         0.28         0.19
Precip Duration       3            7            8
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6050                      4900
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 11                     N  4
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     67530                     21500
Dispersion            Good                      Marginal
CWR                   20           80           60
LAL                   2            5            4
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-292130-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
301 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        30           80           60
Min/Max Temp          76           57           75
Max/Min RH %          45           100          66
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  7        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.01         0.37         0.17
Precip Duration       2            7            4
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6200                      4970
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 11                     W 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     66430                     48060
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
CWR                   0            80           30
LAL                   2            5            4
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-292130-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
301 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        40           80           80
Min/Max Temp          76           55           76
Max/Min RH %          44           100          65
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.03         0.44         0.25
Precip Duration       2            7            8
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5810                      5210
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 10                     NW  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     59480                     39240
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
CWR                   20           80           80
LAL                   2            5            4
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-292130-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
301 AM EDT Thu Jun 29 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        20           70           50
Min/Max Temp          73           55           72
Max/Min RH %          49           100          72
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       SW  5                     SW  7 G18
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  9 G18    SW  7 G18    SW  6
Precip Amount         0.01         0.31         0.11
Precip Duration       0            6            3
Precip Begin          3 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    6160                      4130
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 16                     W 11
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     99250                     46490
Dispersion            Very Good                 Fair
CWR                   0            70           10
LAL                   2            5            4
Haines Index          3            3            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Areas of fog. Lows in the upper 50s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Areas of fog. Highs around 70. East winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Lows around 60. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 60. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid
70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds
around 5 mph.

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

$$



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