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...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
855 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND DRIZZLE WILL CONTINUE TODAY OVER THE REGION.
A GRADUAL IMPROVEMENT IS EXPECTED FROM NORTH TO SOUTH ON WEDNESDAY
AND THIS WILL CONTINUE INTO THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS
ACROSS THE REGION.

MEZ001-003-004-010-011300-
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
855 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           DRIZZLE      DRIZZLE      DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        10           10           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           40           57
MIN/MAX RH %          80           100          57
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SE  6                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3090                      3290
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE  3                     NE  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     12230                     18160
DISPERSION            POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-011300-
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
855 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      DRIZZLE      DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           41           57
MIN/MAX RH %          80           100          58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       E  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    1990                      3460
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE  2                     NE  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     5840                      17130
DISPERSION            POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-011300-
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
855 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      DRIZZLE      DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           10           10
MAX/MIN TEMP          53           45           58
MIN/MAX RH %          77           100          58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE  6                     NE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NE  5        NE  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            0            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    2970                      3470
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE  5                     NE  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     18390                     45100
DISPERSION            POOR                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ029-030-011300-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
855 AM EDT TUE SEP 30 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      DRIZZLE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           20           10
MAX/MIN TEMP          55           47           59
MIN/MAX RH %          78           100          66
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NE  9 G18                 NE  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  7        NE  8        NE  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4            1            0
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   8 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3600                      3450
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NE  8                     NE 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     22310                     55970
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            2

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$

HEWITT





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