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
243 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD TO THE SOUTH OF THE REGION TODAY. A WEAK
WEATHER DISTURBANCE COULD TOUCH OFF AN ISOLATED SHOWER THIS AFTERNOON
ACROSS NORTHERN MAINE. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-260645-
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
243 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           52           78
MIN/MAX RH %          38           98           41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  6                      SW  8 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  8         W  7         SW 10 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0                         1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 PM                      12 PM
PRECIP END            6 PM                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4560                      4390
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 14                      SW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     67030                     91010
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-260645-
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
243 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            20
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           52           80
MIN/MAX RH %          36           100          40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       W  5                      SW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         W  5         SW 10 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    1 PM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4710                      4630
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 13                      SW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     63080                     90100
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            4            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-260645-
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
243 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          80           54           81
MIN/MAX RH %          35           100          40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  5                     SW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         LGT/VAR      SW 10
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5100                      4750
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 11                      SW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     59510                     105780
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-260645-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
243 AM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0
MAX/MIN TEMP          79           53           79
MIN/MAX RH %          35           100          46
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW  5                     SW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6         SW  7        SW 11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4880                      4750
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W 12                      SW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     63180                     109440
DISPERSION            GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            5            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND
60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

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