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
333 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Breezy conditions and intermittent showers are expected overnight
through Wednesday with some locations experiencing a wetting
rainfall amount.

MEZ001-002-300945-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
333 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers      Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        50           40           60           50
Min/Max Temp          42           62           48           63
Max/Min RH %          100          56           96           64
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    S  7                      S  8
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SE  5        S  9 G19     S  8         S  7
Precip Amount         0.04         0.04         0.13         0.14
Precip Duration       3            4            3            2
Precip Begin          7 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5100                      5010
Transport Wnd (kts)                S 19                      S 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  99130                     86520
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   10           10           40           40
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          3            3            2            2

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ003>005-300945-
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
333 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers      Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        50           40           70           50
Min/Max Temp          42           61           47           62
Max/Min RH %          100          60           99           68
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    S  7                      S  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  5         S  9 G21     S  8 G18     S  6
Precip Amount         0.07         0.04         0.16         0.14
Precip Duration       4            3            4            2
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4960                      4950
Transport Wnd (kts)                S 18                      S 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  91650                     90880
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   20           10           50           40
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          2            3            2            2

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-300945-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
333 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        30           20           70           60
Min/Max Temp          44           63           48           59
Max/Min RH %          100          48           96           78
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    S  5                      S  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  8 G18     S  7         S  6
Precip Amount         0.02         0.01         0.15         0.20
Precip Duration       3            1            5            4
Precip Begin          8 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5520                      4530
Transport Wnd (kts)                S 18                      S 22
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  101830                    101420
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0            0            70           60
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2            2

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ016-017-300945-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
333 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        20           0            60           60
Min/Max Temp          44           62           47           58
Max/Min RH %          100          48           98           79
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   S  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  7 G17     S  6         S  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.12         0.20
Precip Duration       1                         4            6
Precip Begin          8 PM                      6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            6 AM                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5080                      4350
Transport Wnd (kts)                S 16                      S 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  81490                     86080
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0            0            70           70
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2            2

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-300945-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
333 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Showers      Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        50           30           70           60
Min/Max Temp          43           62           47           61
Max/Min RH %          100          62           99           75
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    S  5                      S  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  7 G19     S  7         S  6
Precip Amount         0.04         0.02         0.21         0.16
Precip Duration       4            3            7            4
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4850                      4700
Transport Wnd (kts)                S 17                      SW 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  82060                     93770
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   10           10           70           40
LAL                   1            1            1            3
Haines Index          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-300945-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
333 PM EDT Mon May 29 2017

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Showers      Showers
Precip Chc (%)        20           0            60           60
Min/Max Temp          44           58           47           57
Max/Min RH %          100          58           98           81
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   S  8
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  7         S  6         S  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.09         0.21
Precip Duration       1                         3            4
Precip Begin          8 PM                      6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            6 AM                      Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 3980                      3950
Transport Wnd (kts)                S 14                      S 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  57700                     79200
Dispersion                         Good                      Good
CWR                   0            0            60           70
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2            2

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows around
50. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 40s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 40s. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the mid
60s. Light winds.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near normal and precipitation above normal.

$$

VJN



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