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

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000 FNUS51 KCAR 041945 FWFCAR FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME 345 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015 .DISCUSSION... A COLD FRONT WILL SLOWLY MOVE ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT BRINGING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA. THE THREAT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY ALONG A SECONDARY COLD FRONT. DRIER WEATHER IS EXPECTED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. $$ MEZ001-003-004-010-050915- NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS- CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALLAGASH...CLAYTON LAKE...MADAWASKA... FORT KENT...FRENCHVILLE...BAKER LAKE...BILLY-JACK DEPOT... BAXTER ST PARK...CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM... MOUNT KATAHDIN...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD 345 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 40 60 30 30 MIN/MAX TEMP 53 69 50 65 MAX/MIN RH % 100 61 100 60 20FTWND/AM(MPH) SW 5 W 7 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 5 W 5 W 9 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.06 0.17 0.03 0.02 PRECIP DURATION 2 4 0 2 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING 7 AM PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING 9 PM 6 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6590 7120 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 11 W 20 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 84400 133740 DISPERSION VERY GOOD EXCELLENT LAL 4 2 2 1 HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 4 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ002-005-006-050915- 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 345 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 70 60 30 40 MIN/MAX TEMP 57 72 52 68 MAX/MIN RH % 99 59 100 58 20FTWND/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 6 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 5 LGT/VAR W 8 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.10 0.18 0.03 0.02 PRECIP DURATION 3 3 1 2 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 6 AM CONTINUING 7 AM PRECIP END 2 AM CONTINUING 10 PM 6 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 6990 7110 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 14 W 18 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 122090 124930 DISPERSION EXCELLENT EXCELLENT LAL 5 2 2 1 HAINES INDEX 4 3 3 4 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ011-015>017-031-032-050915- CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK- CENTRAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD... BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM... EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM... MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON...DOVER-FOXCROFT... MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD 345 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS SHOWERS PRECIP CHC (%) 60 60 30 20 MIN/MAX TEMP 59 76 55 72 MAX/MIN RH % 100 52 99 50 20FTWND/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 6 20FTWND/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 5 LGT/VAR W 8 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.09 0.12 0.03 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 2 3 1 1 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 9 AM CONTINUING 8 AM PRECIP END 1 AM CONTINUING 10 PM 5 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7570 7870 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 16 W 17 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 141510 133720 DISPERSION EXCELLENT EXCELLENT LAL 4 2 2 1 HAINES INDEX 3 4 3 4 REMARKS...NONE. $$ MEZ029-030-050915- COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL... EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD 345 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015 TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS SHOWERS NONE PRECIP CHC (%) 30 40 20 0 MIN/MAX TEMP 59 74 56 73 MAX/MIN RH % 100 56 96 53 20FTWND/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 7 20FTWND/PM(MPH) SW 5 SW 6 W 5 W 9 PRECIP AMOUNT 0.05 0.04 0.01 0.00 PRECIP DURATION 2 1 0 PRECIP BEGIN 6 PM 10 AM CONTINUING PRECIP END 1 AM CONTINUING 8 PM MIXING HGT(FT-AGL) 7530 7870 TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 19 W 17 VENT RATE (KT-FT) 143640 135970 DISPERSION EXCELLENT EXCELLENT LAL 3 2 2 1 HAINES INDEX 3 3 4 4 REMARKS...NONE. $$ .FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7... .THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND. .SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND. .MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WIND. .MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. .OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS... TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL. PRECIPITATION ABOVE NORMAL. $$

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