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
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
306 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN CONTROL OF THE WEATHER ACROSS THE
REGION THROUGH SATURDAY WITH ANOTHER DRY DAY EXPECTED ALONG WITH
CONTINUED LIGHT WINDS. AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL FALL
TO AROUND 20 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH WILL SHIFT
SOUTHEASTERLY ALONG THE COAST DURING THE AFTERNOON. WHILE DRY
CONDITIONS WILL LIKELY CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY SUNDAY...
INCREASING CLOUDS AND SOMEWHAT GREATER LOW LEVEL MOISTURE WILL
LEAD TO HIGHER AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES. A WETTING RAIN IS
LIKELY ACROSS THE REGION ON MONDAY.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-300930-
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN 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
306 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            20
MIN/MAX TEMP          21           52           28           55
MAX/MIN RH %          80           23           89           42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.02
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 1 PM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6120                      8220
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  3                      SE  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  19350                     56750
DISPERSION                         POOR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-300930-
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
306 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          23           55           29           58
MAX/MIN RH %          74           23           88           38
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     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)                 6490                      8810
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  4                      SE  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  25480                     61480
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-300930-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
306 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            30
MIN/MAX TEMP          25           55           32           55
MAX/MIN RH %          68           22           82           45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN                                                 11 AM
PRECIP END                                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6440                      7650
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  3                      SE  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  19450                     63090
DISPERSION                         POOR                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-300930-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
306 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          27           56           32           58
MAX/MIN RH %          70           21           84           37
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)                 6490                      8400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  4                      SE  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  24420                     61370
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-300930-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
306 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          29           56           33           59
MAX/MIN RH %          78           24           85           39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6340                      7900
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  4                     SE  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  25730                     48770
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-300930-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
306 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          29           55           33           58
MAX/MIN RH %          78           23           86           39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6350                      7360
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  4                      E  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  26020                     39080
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-300930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
306 PM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          32           54           35           54
MAX/MIN RH %          83           27           89           49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4810                      4790
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  5                     E  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  22610                     26260
DISPERSION                         MARGINAL                  MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

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

$$

ARNOTT



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