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
335 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A warm front will bring humid air Friday with the threat of heavy
rain and thunderstorms later in the day into the evening...mostly
north of a line from Dover-Foxcroft towards Houlton. A cold front
will cross the region Friday night into Saturday morning. Expect
lower humidity and gusty west winds Saturday afternoon into Sunday.
A trough of low pressure may produce a few weak thunderstorms
Sunday afternoon.

MEZ001-002-232130-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
335 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Tstms        Showers
Precip Chc (%)        100          100          40
Min/Max Temp          67           62           76
Max/Min RH %          74           98           50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  7         S  6         W  8
Precip Amount         0.27         0.62         0.11
Precip Duration       8            9            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4200                      5500
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 20                     W 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     85720                     73180
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   90           90           10
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ003>005-232130-
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
335 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Tstms        Showers
Precip Chc (%)        90           90           40
Min/Max Temp          69           64           78
Max/Min RH %          77           97           50
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  6         S  6         W  7
Precip Amount         0.47         0.54         0.09
Precip Duration       8            9            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4590                      5710
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 18                     W 19
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     83000                     75430
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   90           80           10
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            2            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-232130-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
335 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Tstms        Showers
Precip Chc (%)        60           60           40
Min/Max Temp          70           63           80
Max/Min RH %          78           97           51
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  7         S  7         W  6
Precip Amount         0.20         0.21         0.06
Precip Duration       3            3            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4680                      6170
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 17                     W 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     80860                     71810
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   60           60           10
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          2            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-232130-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
335 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Rain         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        30           30           50
Min/Max Temp          70           59           79
Max/Min RH %          76           99           58
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SW  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  8         S  8         W  6
Precip Amount         0.11         0.04         0.07
Precip Duration       2            1            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    4840                      6040
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 17                     W 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     81830                     70420
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   40           10           20
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          2            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-232130-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
335 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Tstms        Showers
Precip Chc (%)        70           60           40
Min/Max Temp          75           64           81
Max/Min RH %          76           98           51
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  7         S  6         W  6
Precip Amount         0.24         0.15         0.05
Precip Duration       6            3            2
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    5230                      6180
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 15                     W 18
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     78650                     71430
Dispersion            Good                      Good
CWR                   70           30           10
LAL                   3            3            1
Haines Index          3            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-232130-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
335 AM EDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Rain         Rain         Showers
Precip Chc (%)        30           30           50
Min/Max Temp          66           57           76
Max/Min RH %          81           100          64
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   SW  7 G17
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       S  8 G17     S  9 G20     SW  8 G18
Precip Amount         0.09         0.05         0.07
Precip Duration       2            2            2
Precip Begin          7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    3900                      5200
Transport Wnd (kts)   SW 18                     W 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     69500                     64930
Dispersion            Good                      Good
CWR                   40           10           20
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          2            2            3

REMARKS...None.

$$

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

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

$$


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