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
1035 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Dry through Tuesday along with moderating temperatures. It will be
breezy this afternoon, with lighter wind on Monday. The next
chance of a wetting rain will be Wednesday afternoon into
Wednesday night.

MEZ003-222115-
Northern Somerset-
Including the cities of Baker Lake and Billy-Jack Depot
1035 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      47 (+4)      22 (+2)      56
RH % (24h trend)      29 (-8)      99 (+11)     25
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  5                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6 G19    Lgt/Var      W  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5360                      6260
Transport wnd (kts)   NW 14                     W  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)     80690                     56850
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            4
RH recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ001-004-222115-
Northwest Aroostook-Northern Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Allagash, Clayton Lake, Madawaska,
Fort Kent, Frenchville, Baxter St Park, Chamberlain Lake,
Churchill Dam, and Mount Katahdin
1035 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      48 (+4)      21 (-3)      56
RH % (24h trend)      29 (-7)      98 (+17)     24
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  5 G19                 Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6 G23    Lgt/Var      W  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5620                      6550
Transport wnd (kts)   NW 14                     W  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)     95150                     58380
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
RH recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-222115-
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, and Smyrna Mills
1035 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      51 (+5)      23 (-4)      59
RH % (24h trend)      28 (-5)      92 (+15)     24
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  6 G17                 Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  7 G20    Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6060                      6780
Transport wnd (kts)   N 16                      NW  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     105510                    58030
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5
RH recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-222115-
Central Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, and Blanchard
1035 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      50 (+5)      25 (-2)      57
RH % (24h trend)      28 (-11)     88 (+5)      26
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  6 G19                 Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  7 G23    NW  5        Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5960                      6730
Transport wnd (kts)   N 15                      NW  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     100190                    54570
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            5
RH recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-222115-
Central Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Lincoln, Howland, Springfield,
Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, Guilford, Danforth, Vanceboro,
and Topsfield
1035 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      53 (+4)      27 (0)       59
RH % (24h trend)      27 (-8)      90 (+5)      24
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  5                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6 G18    Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6450                      7260
Transport wnd (kts)   N 15                      NW  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     109000                    59110
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            5
RH recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ015-222115-
Southern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Bangor, Brewer, Orono, and Old Town
1035 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      54 (+4)      28 (0)       60
RH % (24h trend)      27 (-7)      88 (+3)      24
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6770                      7470
Transport wnd (kts)   N 15                      NW  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     103790                    54660
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            5
RH recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ016-017-222115-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
1035 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        MClear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      55 (+5)      27 (0)       59
RH % (24h trend)      27 (-8)      91 (+3)      27
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  6                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6 G18    Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6780                      7190
Transport wnd (kts)   N 15                      NW  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     117450                    57240
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            5
RH recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-222115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
1035 AM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       Clear        Clear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      53 (+3)      28 (-2)      57
RH % (24h trend)      31 (-7)      92 (+8)      30
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  6                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6        Lgt/Var      SW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6680                      6820
Transport wnd (kts)   NW 14                     NW  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     109810                    55420
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            5
RH recovery           Excellent    Excellent    Excellent

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 40. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Highs in the mid 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the lower
40s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Highs in the lower 50s. East
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 30s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 50s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs in
the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
Temperatures below normal.  Precipitation near normal.

$$



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