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
315 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT CROSSES THE AREA ON SATURDAY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE ALONG THE COAST TOMORROW AFTERNOON.

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MEZ001-003-004-280915-
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
315 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           30           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           75           46           68
MAX/MIN RH %          100          43           98           50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        N  6         LGT/VAR      SE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.02         0.30
PRECIP DURATION       1                         1            5
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      11 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END            2 AM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3590                      3570
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 11                      S 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  39490                     57120
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            10           60
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ002-005-006-280915-
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
315 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           20           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           77           48           68
MAX/MIN RH %          100          43           95           49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         N  6         LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.24
PRECIP DURATION                                 0            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            8 PM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4100                      4060
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 11                      S 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  45100                     56840
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            60
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ010-280915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
315 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           20           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           80           51           69
MAX/MIN RH %          100          40           92           51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  5         NW  6        LGT/VAR      S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            7 PM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 3720                      3540
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 11                      S 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  40920                     56640
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ011-031-032-280915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
315 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           10           10           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          52           83           51           70
MAX/MIN RH %          100          40           93           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  5         N  6         NE  5        S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                              2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      5 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            7 PM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4500                      4280
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 10                      S 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  45000                     55640
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ015-280915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
315 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           10           10           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          54           85           55           70
MAX/MIN RH %          100          39           86           48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   E  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NW  6        NE  5        S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 9 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4770                      4390
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 11                     S 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  52470                     61460
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ016-017-280915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
315 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           10           10           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           82           51           68
MAX/MIN RH %          100          43           93           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   E  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  5         NW  6        NE  5        SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         2 PM                      12 PM
PRECIP END            7 PM         3 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4580                      3970
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 11                      SE 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  50380                     43670
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      FAIR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            2            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ029-030-280915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
315 PM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           20           10           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          50           79           50           64
MAX/MIN RH %          100          49           93           51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   E  8 G18
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                              0
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM                      4 PM
PRECIP END                         4 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4410                      3050
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 10                     SE 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  44100                     36600
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      FAIR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            2            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

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