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
328 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

...SCATTERED SHOWERS CENTRAL AND DOWNEAST TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...
A SMALL WEATHER DISTURBANCE CROSSING THE AREA TODAY WILL BRING
SOME SPOTTY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION, MAINLY
CENTRAL AREAS DURING THE MIDDAY AND DOWNEAST THIS AFTERNOON. TODAY
AND TUESDAY WILL REMAIN HUMID. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
AREA TUESDAY NIGHT WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS BECOMING LIKELY.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY. DEW POINTS
WILL BE IN THE MID 60S TODAY AND TUESDAY THEN DROP TO THE MID 50S
WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY AS SLIGHTLY DRIER AIR MOVES IN.

MEZ001-003-004-010-020730-
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
328 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           20           30
MAX/MIN TEMP          75           58           80
MIN/MAX RH %          70           100          60
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   S  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.01         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       4            0            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   6 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM        CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4380                      4260
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   NW  3                     S 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     20120                     57340
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  GOOD
LAL                   2            2            3
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-020730-
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
328 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           20
MAX/MIN TEMP          77           58           79
MIN/MAX RH %          70           100          62
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   SE  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   11 AM
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   12 AM        CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4450                      4410
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N  2                      S 11
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     17270                     53950
DISPERSION            POOR                      GOOD
LAL                   2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-020730-
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
328 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        50           40           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          81           60           79
MIN/MAX RH %          63           100          63
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.12         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   11 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4750                      4540
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  4                      S  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     23460                     47490
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   2            2            2
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-020730-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
328 AM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           30           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          79           58           76
MIN/MAX RH %          67           100          69
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       3            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   9 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4750                      3880
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   W  5                      S  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     30550                     40550
DISPERSION            MARGINAL                  FAIR
LAL                   2            2            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH
51 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

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

$$

MCB





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