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...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
825 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK WARM FRONT WILL CROSS THE STATE EARLY TODAY WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS USHERING IN WARMER
TEMPERATURES. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL SLIDE THROUGH THE REGION LATE
THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN RETURN AS A WARM FRONT ON TUESDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-221230-
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
825 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           70
MAX/MIN TEMP          57           38           54
MIN/MAX RH %          43           95           55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  9         LGT/VAR      SE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.16
PRECIP DURATION                    1            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4130                      3250
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 18                      SE 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     82770                     57940
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            2

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-221230-
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
825 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           20           50
MAX/MIN TEMP          59           37           57
MIN/MAX RH %          39           95           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  8        LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.09
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            4
PRECIP BEGIN          11 AM        3 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4160                      3280
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 18                     SE 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     82770                     55850
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-221230-
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
825 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          60           39           59
MIN/MAX RH %          36           92           50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  8                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW 10 G18    S  6         SE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    7 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4530                      3630
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 19                     S 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     84170                     67620
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-221230-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
825 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          54           39           54
MIN/MAX RH %          44           90           55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW 10                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW 14 G21    SW  9        S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3320                      2910
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 24                     S  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     79980                     32990
DISPERSION            GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$








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