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
330 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN DEVELOPING ACROSS THE REGION THIS EVENING AND CONTINUING INTO
FRIDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-221930-
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
330 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           70           80           100
MIN/MAX TEMP          33           47           38           48
MAX/MIN RH %          95           69           96           76
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  7 G19                 NE 12 G23
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NE  9 G21    NE 12 G24    NE 12 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.25         0.19         0.39
PRECIP DURATION       4            8            8            10
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 1660                      1480
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 10                     NE 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  36450                     29680
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-221930-
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
330 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           60           80           100
MIN/MAX TEMP          35           48           41           51
MAX/MIN RH %          90           70           98           77
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE  7 G18                 NE 12 G23
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      NE 10 G18    NE 12 G22    NE 12 G22
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.23         0.16         0.42
PRECIP DURATION       2            7            7            12
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 1760                      1670
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 12                     E 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  37840                     38430
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-221930-
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
330 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          100          100
MIN/MAX TEMP          42           51           45           54
MAX/MIN RH %          97           78           100          84
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE 11 G22                 NE 16 G27
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  6        NE 12 G23    NE 15 G25    NE 14 G25
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.37         0.59         0.37         1.20
PRECIP DURATION       11           12           12           12
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2030                      2030
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NE 25                     E 23
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  72670                     68370
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-221930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
330 PM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        100          100          100          100
MIN/MAX TEMP          47           53           48           56
MAX/MIN RH %          98           85           100          85
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NE 16 G32                 NE 20 G34
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NE  9 G23    NE 17 G32    NE 19 G33    NE 18 G32
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.48         0.64         0.49         1.27
PRECIP DURATION       12           12           12           12
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 2000                      2020
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                E 29                      E 31
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  70000                     78000
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
MINIMUM RH 85 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
71 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND
50. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$






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