Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
825 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Mostly sunny and warm weather conditions can be expected today.
A mild night can be expected tonight. An isolated evening
thunderstorm is possible across far northern areas. Expect
showers and thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon in advance of an
approaching cold front.

MEZ001>004-212115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-Northern Somerset-
Northern Piscataquis-
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, and Mount Katahdin
825 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            10           40
Min/Max Temp          81           60           83
Max/Min RH %          43           100          49
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       W  6                      Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  9 G18     W  7         S  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.04
Precip Duration                    0            1
Precip Begin                       9 PM         2 PM
Precip End                         12 AM        Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7080                      6840
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 20                      SW 20
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     141410                    135860
Dispersion            Excellent                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            30
LAL                   1            2            3
Haines Index          4            3            3

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-212115-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
825 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          84           62           86
Max/Min RH %          40           96           45
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  7         Lgt/Var      S  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7420                      7370
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 16                      SW 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     119820                    154280
Dispersion            Very Good                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            2
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ005-006-011-016-017-032-212115-
Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten,
Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills, Lincoln,
Howland, Springfield, Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
Princeton, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
825 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          85           61           86
Max/Min RH %          40           97           44
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       W  5                      Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  7         SW  5        S  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7680                      7430
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 16                      SW 21
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     121470                    157290
Dispersion            Very Good                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            2            2
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ029-030-212115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
825 AM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip Type           None         None         None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            0
Min/Max Temp          84           59           83
Max/Min RH %          41           99           53
20FtWnd/AM(mph)       W  5                      Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       SW  9 G18    SW  8 G18    S  9 G18
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration
Precip Begin
Precip End
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)    7120                      6270
Transport Wnd (kts)   W 15                      SW 25
Vent Rate (kt-ft)     107990                    154740
Dispersion            Very Good                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with showers likely and a chance of
thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds
around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 70s. South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 50. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 70. North winds around
5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Light
winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 70. Light winds.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures above normal.  Precipitation near normal.

$$



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