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
320 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A SLOW MOVING COLD FRONT WILL BRING CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO THURSDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-270915-
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
320 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           30           30           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           82           56           79
MAX/MIN RH %          100          46           100          48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      W  5         LGT/VAR      W  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.06         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                    2            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         11 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            8 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6990                      6610
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 11                      W 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  76890                     92540
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            20           10           0
LAL                   2            3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-270915-
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
320 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           30           30           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           85           59           81
MAX/MIN RH %          100          43           100          54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.02         0.07         0.09
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            3            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         12 PM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            9 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7510                      6980
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  8                      W 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  60080                     76780
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
CWR                   0            10           10           30
LAL                   2            3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ010-270915-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
320 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           30           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          59           84           60           81
MAX/MIN RH %          100          42           100          53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                                 0            3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      3 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            7 PM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7000                      6680
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  6                      W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  42000                     60120
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            40
LAL                   2            2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-270915-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...
TOPSFIELD
320 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           20           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          61           88           61           84
MAX/MIN RH %          100          38           100          58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.01         0.17
PRECIP DURATION       0                                      4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      4 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            9 PM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7800                      7600
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  6                     W 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  46800                     76000
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            60
LAL                   2            2            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ015-270915-
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN
320 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           20           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          61           88           63           86
MAX/MIN RH %          100          38           100          55
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         0.14
PRECIP DURATION                                              3
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      4 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            8 PM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7980                      7870
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  6                     SW  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  47880                     70830
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            60
LAL                   2            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ016-017-270915-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...
GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...
PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON
320 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           10           10           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          61           87           61           86
MAX/MIN RH %          100          41           100          53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       1                                      2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                      5 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            8 PM                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7840                      7810
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  6                     SW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  47040                     101530
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            20
LAL                   2            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-270915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
320 PM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           0            30
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           85           59           85
MAX/MIN RH %          100          46           100          59
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SW  5        LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DURATION                                              1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM                                   11 AM
PRECIP END            8 PM                                   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7130                      7020
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  6                     SW 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  42780                     105300
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      VERY GOOD
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$



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