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
332 PM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Dry through Tuesday along with moderating temperatures. Winds will
belight out of west during the afternoon hours on Monday. The next
chance of a wetting rain will be Wednesday afternoon into
Wednesday night.

MEZ003-230930-
Northern Somerset-
Including the cities of Baker Lake and Billy-Jack Depot
332 PM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      17 (-3)      56 (+10)     33           61
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+12)    25 (-1)      83           38
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   SW  6
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      W  5         Lgt/Var      SW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             3580                      3530
Transport wnd (kts)                W 10                      W 17
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  38310                     68310
Dispersion                         Fair                      Good
CWR                   0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            3            3


REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ001-004-230930-
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
332 PM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      20 (-4)      56 (+10)     32           63
RH % (24h trend)      99 (+18)     25 (-1)      86           34
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   SW  6
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      W  5         Lgt/Var      SW  8 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             4050                      4000
Transport wnd (kts)                W  9                      W 19
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  42940                     86380
Dispersion                         Fair                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4            3


REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-230930-
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
332 PM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      23 (-4)      59 (+10)     31           65
RH % (24h trend)      94 (+18)     25 (-3)      88           33
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   SW  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             4350                      4320
Transport wnd (kts)                W  8                      W 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  38270                     87740
Dispersion                         Fair                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5            4


REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ010-230930-
Central Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, and Blanchard
332 PM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      22 (-5)      57 (+10)     33           63
RH % (24h trend)      97 (+16)     26 (-4)      82           35
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  5        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             4060                      3970
Transport wnd (kts)                W  7                      W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  34600                     69340
Dispersion                         Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4            4


REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-230930-
Central Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Lincoln, Howland, Springfield,
Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, Guilford, Danforth, Vanceboro,
and Topsfield
332 PM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      23 (-4)      59 (+7)      33           66
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+15)     25 (-3)      87           32
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             4580                      4500
Transport wnd (kts)                NW  7                     SW 18
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  35070                     90090
Dispersion                         Fair                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            5            4


REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ015-230930-
Southern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Bangor, Brewer, Orono, and Old Town
332 PM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      24 (-4)      60 (+7)      34           67
RH % (24h trend)      98 (+14)     26 (-1)      86           31
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             4700                      4640
Transport wnd (kts)                NW  7                     SW 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  33150                     79470
Dispersion                         Marginal                  Good
CWR                   0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4            4


REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ016-017-230930-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Orland, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, Perry,
and Princeton
332 PM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      24 (-3)      59 (+6)      34           64
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+12)    26 (-2)      87           31
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   SW  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SW  9 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             4640                      4590
Transport wnd (kts)                NW  7                     SW 19
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  36150                     107550
Dispersion                         Fair                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          5            5            4            4


REMARKS...Low.

$$

MEZ029-030-230930-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport,
Castine, Eastport, Machias, and Cherryfield
332 PM EDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud cover           Clear        Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      25 (-5)      57 (+4)      36           59
RH % (24h trend)      100 (+16)    30 (-1)      90           40
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)                Lgt/Var                   SW  7 G18
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      SW  5        SW  7        SW 11 G21
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)             4750                      4440
Transport wnd (kts)                NW  7                     SW 23
Vent rate (kt-ft)                  39380                     106820
Dispersion                         Fair                      Very Good
CWR                   0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1
Haines Index          4            5            4            5


REMARKS...Low.

$$

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

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

$$



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