Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
343 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

MEZ001>006-010-011-015>017-029>032-260000-
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-
NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-COASTAL HANCOCK-
COASTAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
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...MOUNT KATAHDIN...MILLINOCKET...
EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...MEDWAY...HOULTON...HODGDON...
SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD...
LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...
OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...
ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...
PERRY...PRINCETON...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...
GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
343 AM EDT MON MAY 25 2015

...HIGH FIRE DANGER ACROSS NORTHERN AND EASTERN MAINE...

THE MAINE FOREST SERVICE HAS INDICATED THAT THE WILDFIRE DANGER
ACROSS NORTHERN AND EASTERN MAINE IS HIGH. THE COMBINATION OF LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WIND GUSTS TO 25 MPH...AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL
CAUSE ANY FIRES THAT IGNITE THIS AFTERNOON TO SPREAD RAPIDLY.

YOU SHOULD CHECK WITH YOUR LOCAL FIRE DEPARTMENT OR FORESTRY
OFFICE BEFORE DOING ANY BURNING. PLEASE REMEMBER THAT A BURN
PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ALL BURNING.

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CB/TD



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