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
300 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Mainly dry tonight. The next chance of showers and thunderstorms
will be Sunday afternoon and early evening across Western,
Northern, and Central portions of the region with localized
wetting rainfall.

MEZ001-002-250915-
Northwest Aroostook-Northeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
and Mars Hill
300 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            40           30           20
Min/Max Temp          49           74           49           67
Max/Min RH %          99           41           100          44
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   NW  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      W  6         Lgt/Var      NW  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.02         0.02         0.00
Precip Duration                    1            1            1
Precip Begin                       1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7220                      6250
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 11                      NW 10
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  76520                     63310
Dispersion                         Good                      Good
CWR                   0            10           0            0
LAL                   1            3            3            2
Haines Index          4            5            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ003>005-250915-
Northern Somerset-Northern Piscataquis-Northern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Baker Lake, Billy-Jack Depot,
Baxter St Park, Chamberlain Lake, Churchill Dam, Mount Katahdin,
Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten, and Medway
300 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        20           40           40           20
Min/Max Temp          52           75           50           68
Max/Min RH %          98           42           100          49
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   W  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  5         W  6         Lgt/Var      NW  6
Precip Amount         0.01         0.03         0.04         0.01
Precip Duration       1            2            2            1
Precip Begin          6 PM         10 AM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            11 PM        Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7120                      6320
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 11                      NW 11
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  79030                     68020
Dispersion                         Good                      Good
CWR                   0            10           10           0
LAL                   1            3            3            2
Haines Index          3            4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ006-011-032-250915-
Southeast Aroostook-Central Penobscot-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, Smyrna Mills,
Lincoln, Howland, Springfield, Danforth, Vanceboro, and Topsfield
300 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            30           30           20
Min/Max Temp          53           79           53           72
Max/Min RH %          97           41           100          52
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  5         SW  6        Lgt/Var      W  6
Precip Amount         0.00         0.01         0.02         0.01
Precip Duration                    1            2            1
Precip Begin                       12 PM        Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7740                      7230
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 13                      W 12
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  97730                     89190
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0            10           0            0
LAL                   1            3            3            2
Haines Index          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-250915-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
300 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms        Showers
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            30           20
Min/Max Temp          55           79           53           74
Max/Min RH %          96           42           100          48
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   W  5
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  5         SW  6        SW  5        W  8
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.00
Precip Duration                                 1            0
Precip Begin                                    6 PM         3 PM
Precip End                                      6 AM         Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7930                      7670
Transport Wnd (kts)                SW 15                     W 15
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  117920                    117580
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            3            2
Haines Index          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-015-031-250915-
Central Piscataquis-Southern Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, Blanchard, Bangor,
Brewer, Orono, Old Town, Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, and Guilford
300 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Precip Chc (%)        0            40           40           30
Min/Max Temp          55           80           53           73
Max/Min RH %          93           43           100          52
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   W  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      SW  6        Lgt/Var      W  7
Precip Amount         0.00         0.03         0.03         0.01
Precip Duration                    3            2            1
Precip Begin                       8 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7550                      7020
Transport Wnd (kts)                W 13                      W 12
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  97850                     86770
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0            20           10           0
LAL                   1            3            3            2
Haines Index          4            4            4            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-250915-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
300 PM EDT Sat Jun 24 2017

                      Tonight      Sun          Sun Night    Mon

Cloud Cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms        None
Precip Chc (%)        0            0            20           0
Min/Max Temp          56           77           52           72
Max/Min RH %          92           47           100          54
20FtWnd/AM(mph)                    W  5                      W  6
20FtWnd/PM(mph)       W  5         SW  7        SW  6        SW  9 G17
Precip Amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration                                 1
Precip Begin                                    7 PM
Precip End                                      5 AM
Mixing Hgt(Ft-AGL)                 7360                      6930
Transport Wnd (kts)                SW 15                     W 17
Vent Rate (kt-ft)                  112970                    115590
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            2            2
Haines Index          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows
around 50. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Lows in
the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and thunderstorms.
Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Light winds.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures near normal and precipitation above normal.

$$

VJN



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