Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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000 FNUS51 KCAR 011917 FWFCAR FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME 317 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016 .DISCUSSION... LOW PRESSURE WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST TONIGHT AND CROSS THE GULF OF MAINE ON MONDAY. THIS SYSTEM WILL BRING INCREASINGLY MOIST CONDITIONS TO THE REGION LATE TONIGHT WITH A WETTING RAINFALL ACROSS MOST OF THE AREA DURING MONDAY. UNSETTLED WEATHER AND THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH MID WEEK. $$ MEZ001-003-004-020930- NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALLAGASH...CLAYTON LAKE...MADAWASKA... FORT KENT...FRENCHVILLE...BAKER LAKE...BILLY-JACK DEPOT... BAXTER ST PARK...CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM... MOUNT KATAHDIN 317 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016 TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 60 70 80 30 MIN/MAX TEMP 34 44 33 51 MAX/MIN RH % 91 61 100 55 20FTWND/AM(MPH) SE 5 LGT/VAR 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 7 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.11 0.32 0.28 0.01 PRECIP DURATION 4 9 6 1 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 3 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2790 3590 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SE 17 NW 5 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 48540 16850 DISPERSION FAIR POOR LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 3 2 2 3 REMARKS...HIGH. $$ MEZ002-005-006-020930- 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 317 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016 TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 40 80 80 30 MIN/MAX TEMP 37 46 34 55 MAX/MIN RH % 86 54 100 53 20FTWND/AM(MPH) SE 5 LGT/VAR 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SE 6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.30 0.40 0.01 PRECIP DURATION 1 8 7 1 PRECIP BEGIN 9 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 2 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3270 4130 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SE 19 NW 4 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 62140 16840 DISPERSION GOOD POOR LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 3 3 2 3 REMARKS...HIGH. $$ MEZ010-020930- CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD 317 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016 TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 80 90 70 20 MIN/MAX TEMP 35 43 35 54 MAX/MIN RH % 85 72 100 54 20FTWND/AM(MPH) SE 5 LGT/VAR 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 6 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.10 0.44 0.26 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 6 12 5 1 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 1 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 2620 3880 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SE 14 NW 4 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 36160 14390 DISPERSION FAIR POOR LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 3 2 2 3 REMARKS...HIGH. $$ MEZ011-031-032-020930- CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD... DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO... TOPSFIELD 317 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016 TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 60 90 90 20 MIN/MAX TEMP 37 46 38 58 MAX/MIN RH % 88 62 100 51 20FTWND/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 6 NE 5 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.05 0.39 0.35 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 2 12 7 0 PRECIP BEGIN 7 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 10 AM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3350 4760 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SE 18 W 4 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 59300 21240 DISPERSION GOOD MARGINAL LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 2 2 3 REMARKS...HIGH. $$ MEZ015-020930- SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN 317 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016 TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 60 90 80 0 MIN/MAX TEMP 38 47 39 59 MAX/MIN RH % 88 72 100 51 20FTWND/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 6 NE 5 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.05 0.40 0.27 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 3 12 5 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 AM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3550 4970 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SE 18 W 6 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 62430 27360 DISPERSION GOOD MARGINAL LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 2 2 3 REMARKS...HIGH. $$ MEZ016-017-020930- INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK... GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS... PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON 317 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016 TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 40 80 90 0 MIN/MAX TEMP 38 47 40 56 MAX/MIN RH % 92 63 100 57 20FTWND/AM(MPH) SE 5 LGT/VAR 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 6 NE 6 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.03 0.31 0.30 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 1 8 6 PRECIP BEGIN 8 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 6 AM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3580 4680 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SE 20 SW 9 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 70430 40830 DISPERSION GOOD FAIR LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 2 2 3 REMARKS...HIGH. $$ MEZ029-030-020930- COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL... EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD 317 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016 TONIGHT MON MON NIGHT TUE CLOUD COVER CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS RAIN SHOWERS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 40 80 80 20 MIN/MAX TEMP 39 47 40 55 MAX/MIN RH % 94 69 100 63 20FTWND/AM(MPH) E 7 LGT/VAR 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR E 8 NE 7 G21 LGT/VAR PRECIP AMOUNT 0.04 0.29 0.23 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 2 8 5 1 PRECIP BEGIN 8 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING 12 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 3640 4330 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SE 22 SW 6 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 78870 27550 DISPERSION GOOD MARGINAL LAL 1 1 1 1 HAINES INDEX 4 2 2 2 REMARKS...VERY HIGH. $$ .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT WINDS. .WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. LIGHT WINDS. .FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS. .SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL. $$

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