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
250 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

...SOME SHOWERS MAINLY NORTH ON THURSDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
TONIGHT WILL BECOME PARTLY CLOUDY. A WEATHER DISTURBANCE LIFTING
NORTHWEST OF THE AREA ON THURSDAY WILL BRING SOME THUNDERSTORMS TO
NORTHERN AND WESTERN AREAS THURSDAY AFTERNOON. FRIDAY WILL THEN
BE PARTLY CLOUDY AND SATURDAY WILL BECOME MOSTLY WITH A CHANCE
FOR SHOWERS SATURDAY. A SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW WILL LIKELY RESULT IN
HUMID CONDITIONS INTO THIS WEEKEND.

MEZ001-003-004-010-311900-
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
250 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           80           80           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           76           52           78
MAX/MIN RH %          100          49           93           49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.12         0.12         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            4            3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         6 AM         CONTINUING   12 PM
PRECIP END            9 PM         CONTINUING   2 AM         6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4600                      4390
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 14                      SW 12
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  85100                     60800
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   2            5            5            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-311900-
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
250 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           60           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          51           79           53           79
MAX/MIN RH %          100          47           93           48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  6         LGT/VAR      SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.07         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1            3            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING   2 PM
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 AM         6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4700                      4540
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 15                      SW 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  80900                     66100
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            4            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-311900-
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
250 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           20           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          53           79           56           80
MAX/MIN RH %          100          46           93           50
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S  8         S  5         SW  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.01         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    1            0
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   10 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4930                      4810
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                S 16                      SW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  98910                     68520
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   2            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-311900-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
250 PM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           76           56           77
MAX/MIN RH %          100          52           93           56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  5         S  9         S  7         S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4800                      4750
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 14                     SW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  87830                     66900
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$





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