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
350 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...
BREEZY TODAY...ESPECIALLY THIS AFTERNOON WITH SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATER THIS AFTERNOON INTO THIS
EVENING ACROSS THE NORTHWEST...BECOMING A MORE GENERAL WETTING
RAINFALL OVERNIGHT...SPREADING TO CENTRAL AND DOWNEAST AREAS LATE
TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

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MEZ001-003-004-010-302200-
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
350 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           100          70
MAX/MIN TEMP          83           44           59
MIN/MAX RH %          49           100          37
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       SW  8 G18                 N  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW 11 G23    SW  9 G19    N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.41         0.09
PRECIP DURATION       2            11           4
PRECIP BEGIN          1 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7280                      3610
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 30                     N 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     253610                    48430
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 FAIR
LAL                   4            5            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

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MEZ002-005-006-302200-
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
350 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           100          90
MAX/MIN TEMP          82           49           59
MIN/MAX RH %          48           100          40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  7 G17                  NW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S 11 G22     SW 10 G20    N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.40         0.15
PRECIP DURATION       1            10           5
PRECIP BEGIN          3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    7070                      3610
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 31                     N 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     230650                    54940
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
LAL                   3            5            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-302200-
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
350 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            80           90
MAX/MIN TEMP          80           54           63
MIN/MAX RH %          49           100          61
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  7                      NW  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S 11 G20     SW 10 G20    N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.18         0.27
PRECIP DURATION                    7            9
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    6650                      4350
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 31                     N 20
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     203270                    90600
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-302200-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
350 AM EDT SAT MAY 30 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            60           80
MAX/MIN TEMP          72           53           61
MIN/MAX RH %          51           100          77
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       S  7                      W  9 G21
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S 11 G23     SW 14 G26    N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.11         0.33
PRECIP DURATION                    5            11
PRECIP BEGIN                       7 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    5400                      3900
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   SW 30                     W 19
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     162110                    73400
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.

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

$$

VJN



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