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
317 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will build down from the north bringing sunny and
mild weather into Friday. This weekend will be mostly sunny and
very warm. Warm weather will continue into next week.

MEZ001>004-220930-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset-
Northern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot, Baxter St Park,
Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, and Mount Katahdin
317 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          42           76           46           81
Max/Min RH %          100          34           100          41
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      W  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5540                      5910
Transport Wnd (kts)                E  2                      NW 14
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  13110                     84000
Dispersion                         Poor                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-220930-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
317 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          46           74           48           83
Max/Min RH %          99           33           93           39
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE  5        NE  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5290                      6100
Transport Wnd (kts)                E  7                      NW 11
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  36340                     67460
Dispersion                         Fair                      Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-220930-
Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten,
Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills, Lincoln,
Howland, Springfield, Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
Princeton, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
317 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          43           74           45           83
Max/Min RH %          100          33           99           38
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 5170                      6250
Transport Wnd (kts)                E  7                      NW 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  33110                     65720
Dispersion                         Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-220930-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
317 PM EDT Thu Sep 21 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          49           70           50           78
Max/Min RH %          98           51           97           47
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    NE  6 G17                 Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       NE  9 G18    NE  7        NE  6        Lgt/Var
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 4200                      5140
Transport Wnd (kts)                E 14                      NW  6
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  57530                     32190
Dispersion                         Good                      Marginal
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            2            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Light
winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny. Cooler. Highs in the lower 70s. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. Light winds.

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

$$



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