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
343 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...
SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT AND AGAIN ON
TUESDAY AS A FRONT CROSSES THE REGION. DRIER WEATHER WILL RETURN
FOR WEDNESDAY.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-280915-
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
343 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           50           30           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          58           79           58           79
MAX/MIN RH %          100          55           99           44
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      W  5         LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.12         0.10         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7740                      7850
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 10                      NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  89300                     76140
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   3            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

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MEZ002-005-006-280915-
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
343 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           60           40           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          61           78           58           81
MAX/MIN RH %          100          58           99           44
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.12         0.15         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   3 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7760                      7950
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W  8                      NW 10
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  72560                     86250
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   3            3            3            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

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MEZ011-015>017-031-032-280915-
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
343 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           70           50           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           80           61           83
MAX/MIN RH %          99           60           100          45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.20         0.07         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       4            6            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7930                      8250
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 11                      NW  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  106110                    71220
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 GOOD
LAL                   3            3            3            2
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-280915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
343 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

                      TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           60           50           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           75           58           79
MAX/MIN RH %          99           64           100          56
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SW  5        SW  5        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.15         0.08         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            5            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7120                      8050
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 14                      W  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  110240                    80420
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   3            3            3            2
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

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.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WIND.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

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

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