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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
319 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Rain will end across the north this evening. Drier air will push
down from the north tonight into Saturday as high pressure builds
down from Canada.

MEZ001-002-270915-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
319 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MClear       PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        20           0            0            40
Min/Max Temp          37           67           43           67
Max/Min RH %          99           42           88           49
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE  9        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.03         0.00         0.00         0.03
Precip Duration       1                                      2
Precip Begin          6 PM                                   9 AM
Precip End            10 PM                                  Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 6020                      6230
Transport Wnd (kts)                E  3                      N  7
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  18810                     44420
Dispersion                         Poor                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0            20
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ003>005-270915-
Northern Somerset-Northern Piscataquis-Northern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot,
Baxter St Park, Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, Mount Katahdin,
Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, and Medway
319 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        40           0            0            50
Min/Max Temp          38           65           45           69
Max/Min RH %          100          43           88           48
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    N  6                      Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE  9        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.02
Precip Duration       1                                      2
Precip Begin          6 PM                                   9 AM
Precip End            12 AM                                  Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5730                      6700
Transport Wnd (kts)                NE  6                     NW  6
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  32320                     39410
Dispersion                         Marginal                  Fair
CWR                   0            0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            4            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-270915-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
319 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        50           0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          40           64           41           71
Max/Min RH %          96           48           90           50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    N  6                      Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       N  8         Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.06         0.00         0.00         0.01
Precip Duration       2                                      1
Precip Begin          6 PM                                   10 AM
Precip End            1 AM                                   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5460                      7080
Transport Wnd (kts)                NE 11                     W  6
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  58620                     41710
Dispersion                         Good                      Fair
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ016-017-270915-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
319 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        30           0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          42           62           41           69
Max/Min RH %          98           51           91           53
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    N  6                      Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       N  7         NE  5        Lgt/Var      S  5
Precip Amount         0.02         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       1
Precip Begin          6 PM
Precip End            1 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5110                      6430
Transport Wnd (kts)                NE 14                     W  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  72680                     32620
Dispersion                         Good                      Marginal
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-270915-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
319 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         None         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        40           0            0            20
Min/Max Temp          42           65           45           70
Max/Min RH %          95           45           91           50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    N  7                      Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       N 10         NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       1                                      1
Precip Begin          6 PM                                   11 AM
Precip End            1 AM                                   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5570                      6980
Transport Wnd (kts)                NE 10                     W  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  53020                     35590
Dispersion                         Good                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-270915-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
319 PM EDT Fri May 26 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud Cover           MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        20           0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          42           61           42           62
Max/Min RH %          97           55           92           60
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    N  9                      Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE  8        NE  6        Lgt/Var      S  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration       0
Precip Begin          6 PM
Precip End            8 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4740                      5040
Transport Wnd (kts)                NE 13                     SW  5
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  62710                     26630
Dispersion                         Good                      Marginal
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. North winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 50s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
in the upper 40s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. West
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. West winds around 5 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation near normal.

$$



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