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
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
314 AM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

.DISCUSSION...
CONTINUED WARM AND MORE HUMID TODAY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
PERHAPS AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM AFFECTING WESTERN AREAS LATE THIS
AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO APPROACH THE REGION FROM
THE WEST TONIGHT AND MOVE THROUGH THE STATE ON WEDNESDAY. MORE
SHOWERS AND PERHAPS A THUNDERSTORM ARE EXPECTED WITH THE FRONT.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-072115-
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
314 AM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           60           70
MAX/MIN TEMP          80           61           76
MIN/MAX RH %          50           100          52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  5                      SW  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S 10 G20     S  9 G17     NW  9 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.11         0.11
PRECIP DURATION       2            5            4
PRECIP BEGIN          11 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6010                      6050
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 16                      NW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     107450                    113330
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   3            3            2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ002-005-006-072115-
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
314 AM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            40           90
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           64           81
MIN/MAX RH %          48           100          54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  5                      SW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S 10 G19     S 10 G17     W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                    3            4
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   5 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6200                      6240
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 18                      W 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     115900                    120110
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            2            2
HAINES INDEX          4            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ011-015>017-031-032-072115-
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
314 AM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           70
MAX/MIN TEMP          81           62           82
MIN/MAX RH %          49           100          55
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SW  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S 10 G18     S  9         W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.08
PRECIP DURATION                    1            4
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6240                      6740
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 19                      W 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     123870                    151990
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   3            3            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ029-030-072115-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
314 AM EDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           60
MAX/MIN TEMP          74           58           81
MIN/MAX RH %          60           100          62
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  5                      SW  9
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  9         S 10         W  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.06
PRECIP DURATION                    3            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4710                      6630
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 20                     W 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     93180                     145240
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            2            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

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

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HEWITT


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