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
238 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Clouds will build in from the west tonight. Memorial day Monday
will be cloudy but most of the day will be rain free. Some light
showers may stray into the north and west late in the day. A cold
front will cross the area Monday night. This will be followed by a
sunny dry day on Tuesday with gusty winds. High pressure building
over the area through mid week will bring a warming trend.

MEZ003-280915-
Northern Somerset-
Including the cities of Baker Lake and Billy-Jack Depot
238 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     30           20           30           0
Temp (24h trend)      40 (+6)      68 (+3)      51           67
RH % (24h trend)      82 (-4)      52 (+17)     100          29
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                S  6                      NW 10 G20
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  8 G17     SW  6        SW  6        NW 10 G20
Precip amount         0.02         0.02         0.23         0.00
Precip duration       1            1            2
Precip begin          1 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   6 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             5500                      6180
Transport wnd (kts)                SW 17                     N 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  108860                    152250
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Excellent
CWR                   10           10           30           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3            5
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ001-004-280915-
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
238 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           40           0
Temp (24h trend)      40 (+8)      68 (+1)      50           67
RH % (24h trend)      84 (-7)      50 (+16)     100          31
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                S  7                      NW 11 G22
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  6         SW  7 G17    SW  6        NW 12 G22
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.17         0.00
Precip duration       0            1            2
Precip begin          2 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   6 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             5390                      6280
Transport wnd (kts)                SW 18                     N 26
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  124470                    182540
Dispersion                         Excellent                 Excellent
CWR                   0            10           40           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            3            5
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-280915-
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
238 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            50           0
Temp (24h trend)      40 (+6)      68 (+1)      53           70
RH % (24h trend)      88 (-3)      48 (+14)     96           32
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                S  7                      NW 10 G23
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  6         SW  8 G17    SW  7        NW 12 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.13         0.00
Precip duration                                 2
Precip begin                                    6 PM
Precip end                                      6 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             5280                      6630
Transport wnd (kts)                SW 18                     N 27
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  110400                    185790
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            40           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2            4
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...Moderate.

$$

MEZ010-280915-
Central Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, and Blanchard
238 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            40           0
Temp (24h trend)      41 (+1)      67 (+3)      52           71
RH % (24h trend)      86 (+1)      55 (+17)     98           30
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                S  5                      NW 10 G23
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  7         S  8         SW  7        NW 12 G23
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.11         0.00
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    9 PM
Precip end                                      6 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             5120                      6980
Transport wnd (kts)                SW 15                     N 25
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  84840                     199840
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            30           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          2            3            2            5
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-280915-
Central Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Lincoln, Howland, Springfield,
Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, Guilford, Danforth, Vanceboro,
and Topsfield
238 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            40           0
Temp (24h trend)      40 (0)       67 (0)       52           74
RH % (24h trend)      91 (+1)      54 (+19)     100          30
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   NW  8 G18
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  5         SW  8        SW  7        NW 11 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.07         0.00
Precip duration                                 2
Precip begin                                    8 PM
Precip end                                      6 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             5030                      7570
Transport wnd (kts)                SW 16                     N 25
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  90940                     201760
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            20           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            3            2            5
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ015-280915-
Southern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Bangor, Brewer, Orono, and Old Town
238 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            30           0
Temp (24h trend)      43 (0)       66 (-1)      51           76
RH % (24h trend)      92 (+3)      58 (+23)     100          31
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   NW  8 G18
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      S  7         S  6         NW 11 G19
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.02         0.00
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    10 PM
Precip end                                      6 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             4930                      7850
Transport wnd (kts)                SW 15                     N 24
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  82980                     196880
Dispersion                         Very Good                 Excellent
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          3            2            2            5
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ016-017-280915-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
238 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            40           0
Temp (24h trend)      40 (0)       64 (-1)      50           74
RH % (24h trend)      96 (+4)      57 (+21)     100          33
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   NW  8 G18
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      S  7         SW  7        NW 11 G20
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.04         0.00
Precip duration                                 2
Precip begin                                    8 PM
Precip end                                      6 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             4600                      7520
Transport wnd (kts)                SW 14                     N 25
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  76860                     193080
Dispersion                         Good                      Excellent
CWR                   0            0            20           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            2            4
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-280915-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
238 PM EDT Sun May 27 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MClear
Precip type           None         None         Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            30           0
Temp (24h trend)      41 (-3)      60 (-1)      49           74
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+9)      66 (+18)     100          37
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                SE  5                     W  8 G17
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  5         S  6         SW  6        NW 10 G18
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.03         0.00
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    9 PM
Precip end                                      6 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             3850                      7480
Transport wnd (kts)                S 12                      N 25
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  55170                     194350
Dispersion                         Good                      Excellent
CWR                   0            0            10           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            2            4
KBDI                  <200         <200         <200         <200

REMARKS...Low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Warmer. Highs in the mid 80s. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Light winds.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Cooler. Highs
in the lower 70s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds
around 5 mph.

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

$$



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