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
305 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER DISTURBANCE WILL BRING SCATTERED SHOWERS AND POSSIBLY A
THUNDERSTORM THIS EVENING MAINLY TO NORTHERN AREAS. A COLD FRONT
WILL APPROACH MONDAY EVENING AND CROSS THE AREA ON TUESDAY. THIS
WILL BRING THE CHANCE FOR MORE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

MEZ001-003-004-010-030915-
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
305 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           70           50
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           81           59           77
MAX/MIN RH %          99           50           100          53
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  8 G18                  LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  5        S 11 G19     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.11         0.23         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                    2            8            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7250                      6970
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 25                     SW 13
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  197950                    90920
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   2            3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          3            4            2            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-030915-
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
305 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           50           60
MIN/MAX TEMP          55           82           61           78
MAX/MIN RH %          100          49           100          59
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  8 G18                  LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S 12 G20     S  5         SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.05         0.11         0.17
PRECIP DURATION                    0            2            4
PRECIP BEGIN                       3 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7420                      7130
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 25                     SW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  189710                    170640
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   2            3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-030915-
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
305 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            40           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          56           84           62           80
MAX/MIN RH %          100          48           100          58
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  7                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       S  5         S 11         S  6         S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.04         0.11
PRECIP DURATION                                 2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7590                      7500
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 23                     SW 22
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  183960                    196780
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   2            3            3            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-030915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
305 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            30           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          57           74           61           77
MAX/MIN RH %          97           68           100          69
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    S  8                      S  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        S 10 G18     S  9         S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.01         0.07
PRECIP DURATION                                 1            2
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 6170                      6870
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 23                     SW 27
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  139310                    182790
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 EXCELLENT
LAL                   1            1            2            3
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

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

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

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