Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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000 FNUS51 KCAR 221916 FWFCAR FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME 316 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014 .DISCUSSION... DRY AND WARM CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE NEXT CHANCE OF WETTING RAINFALL WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING WITH SHOWERS AND POTENTIALLY STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS. STRONG AND SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY STRONG TO DAMAGING WINDS THAT MAY ARRIVE PRIOR TO RAINFALL...RESULTING IN BRIEF OUT OF CONTROL FIRESPREAD OF ANY ONGOING CAMPFIRES OR FOREST PRESCRIBED BURN FIRES. MEZ001-003-004-010-232045- 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 316 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS SHOWERS NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 0 80 40 0 MIN/MAX TEMP 63 85 50 74 MAX/MIN RH % 89 51 96 39 20FTWND/AM(MPH) SW 8 G19 LGT/VAR 20FTWND/PM(MPH) SW 5 SW 9 G18 NW 6 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.30 0.11 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 5 1 PRECIP BEGIN 10 AM CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING 1 AM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7850 7400 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 28 NW 8 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 220580 58040 DISPERSION EXCELLENT GOOD LAL 1 5 3 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 4 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ002-005-006-232045- NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN... MARS HILL...MILLINOCKET...EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...MEDWAY... HOULTON...HODGDON...SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS 316 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 0 90 60 0 MIN/MAX TEMP 65 88 54 76 MAX/MIN RH % 87 49 98 39 20FTWND/AM(MPH) SW 7 G18 LGT/VAR 20FTWND/PM(MPH) SW 5 SW 10 G18 NW 6 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.30 0.17 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 4 2 PRECIP BEGIN 11 AM CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING 2 AM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7950 7410 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 26 NW 7 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 210790 51670 DISPERSION EXCELLENT GOOD LAL 1 5 5 1 HAINES INDEX 4 4 3 4 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ011-015>017-031-032-232045- 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 316 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 0 70 70 0 MIN/MAX TEMP 63 88 58 77 MAX/MIN RH % 89 48 100 41 20FTWND/AM(MPH) SW 6 G17 N 5 20FTWND/PM(MPH) SW 6 SW 11 G18 W 6 G17 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.15 0.17 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 3 5 PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING 6 AM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 8150 7580 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 24 NW 6 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 197390 44560 DISPERSION EXCELLENT FAIR LAL 1 5 5 1 HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 3 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ029-030-232045- COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL... EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD 316 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY PCLDY PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE TSTMS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 0 0 70 30 MIN/MAX TEMP 60 82 58 76 MAX/MIN RH % 89 59 100 49 20FTWND/AM(MPH) SW 8 G17 NE 7 20FTWND/PM(MPH) SW 8 SW 13 G20 SW 9 G22 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.18 0.03 PRECIP DURATION 6 1 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING 2 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7180 7190 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 28 NW 6 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 191150 43510 DISPERSION EXCELLENT FAIR LAL 1 3 4 1 HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 3 REMARKS...NONE. $$ .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES AND PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL. $$ VJN

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