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
337 AM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION LATER THIS AFTERNOON INTO
TONIGHT WITH MORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. SOME THUNDERSTORMS
COULD CONTAIN STRONG WIND GUSTS AND HEAVY RAINFALL. SCATTERED
SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE NORTH ON FRIDAY AND THEN
ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA SATURDAY.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-010-302130-
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
337 AM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           70           20
MAX/MIN TEMP          83           57           76
MIN/MAX RH %          55           100          52
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  5                      SW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         S  5         W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.16         0.27         0.02
PRECIP DURATION       4            4            1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6930                      7470
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 15                      W 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     108600                    122350
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-302130-
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
337 AM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           50           20
MAX/MIN TEMP          83           60           80
MIN/MAX RH %          52           100          50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         S  5         W  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.19         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       2            4            1
PRECIP BEGIN          10 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6920                      7840
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 15                      SW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     107810                    139230
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-302130-
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
337 AM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           50           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          84           59           83
MIN/MAX RH %          52           100          45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  7         S  5         SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.13         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            3
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7210                      8200
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 15                      SW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     115220                    150430
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-302130-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
337 AM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            70           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           55           81
MIN/MAX RH %          63           100          50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SE  7        S  6         SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.10         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    3
PRECIP BEGIN                       9 PM
PRECIP END                         6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6000                      7830
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   S 14                      SW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     91790                     138740
DISPERSION            VERY GOOD                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

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

$$

HEWITT



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