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
306 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST THIS EVENING AND CROSS
THE AREA TONIGHT. SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP AHEAD OF THE FRONT THIS
EVENING AND BECOME MORE WIDESPREAD OVERNIGHT. SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE THIS EVENING. SHOWERS WILL WANE IN
COVERAGE ON MONDAY, THEN HIGH PRESSURE AND DRY WEATHER RETURNS FOR
TUESDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-290915-
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
306 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           30           10           10
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           71           52           74
MAX/MIN RH %          98           59           93           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    W  8 G19                  LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         NW 10 G19    NW  5        W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.22         0.05         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4870                      5400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 21                     W 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  102270                    54000
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
CWR                   70           10           0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-290915-
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
306 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           75           53           76
MAX/MIN RH %          98           56           92           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  7 G17                 LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         NW 10 G18    NW  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.24         0.05         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5480                      5880
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 23                     W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  126040                    52920
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   70           10           0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            4            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ010-290915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
306 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           20           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          59           73           54           76
MAX/MIN RH %          98           57           94           42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    W  6 G20                  LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         NW 10 G21    NW  6 G19    LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.16         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5130                      5390
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 23                     W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  117990                    48510
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 FAIR
CWR                   60           0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-290915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
306 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           20           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           78           56           78
MAX/MIN RH %          99           51           91           41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         NW 10 G17    NW  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6020                      6130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 21                     W  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  126420                    49040
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   50           0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            4            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ015-290915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
306 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           20           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          61           79           57           79
MAX/MIN RH %          99           50           88           40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         NW 10 G18    NW  7        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.12         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   9 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6230                      6310
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 23                     W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  143290                    56790
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   40           0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            4            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ016-017-290915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
306 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           78           57           78
MAX/MIN RH %          99           53           89           43
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  7                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         NW  9 G18    NW  8        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   3 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6120                      6250
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 22                     W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  134640                    56250
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   50           0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-290915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
306 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           30           10           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           78           59           75
MAX/MIN RH %          100          56           87           51
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  9 G18                 LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  6         W  9 G17     NW  9        SW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.11         0.04         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 5870                      5980
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 24                     W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  140880                    53820
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 GOOD
CWR                   50           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

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

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

$$


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