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...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
826 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO NORTHERN ZONES THIS MORNING AND STALL.
LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ALONG THE FRONT TONIGHT AND THEN DRAG A
STRONG COLD FRONT ACROSS THE AREA THURSDAY. THIS WILL BRING FROST
AND FREEZE CONDITIONS THURSDAY NIGHT. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM BACK
TOWARDS 70F BY SUNDAY WITH INCREASING SOUTHWEST WINDS.

MEZ001-003-004-010-181230-
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
826 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           30           30
MAX/MIN TEMP          59           41           53
MIN/MAX RH %          55           98           47
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  5                      W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       1            4            1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2680                      2640
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  8                      NW 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     26460                     36430
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-181230-
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
826 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           20
MAX/MIN TEMP          61           44           57
MIN/MAX RH %          53           94           46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   W  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                    2            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2760                      2780
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  4                      NW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     21860                     39430
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-181230-
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
826 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          67           46           63
MIN/MAX RH %          43           96           45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      2 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3060                      3040
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  7                      W 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     30880                     36640
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-181230-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
826 AM EDT WED SEP 17 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          66           49           63
MIN/MAX RH %          47           96           50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                 0
PRECIP BEGIN                                    8 AM
PRECIP END                                      12 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3050                      3030
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 10                      W 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     36940                     35610
DISPERSION            FAIR                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 30 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WARMER.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WARMER. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$








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