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
259 AM EDT Fri Oct 7 2022

.DISCUSSION...
Showers, possibly an isolated thunderstorm, are expected today
into tonight with a cold front crossing the region. Cooler and
breezy conditions are expected for the weekend. High pressure
dominates early next week with cooler than normal temperatures and
afternoon relative humidity near 40 percent.


MEZ003-072115-
Northern Somerset-
Including the cities of Baker Lake and Billy-Jack Depot
259 AM EDT Fri Oct 7 2022

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Pcldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     80           80           0
Temp (24h trend)      63 (-11)     27 (-17)     46
RH % (24h trend)      66 (+24)     100 (+1)     47
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   W  8 G18
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      W  7 G18     W  7 G17
Precip amount         0.22         0.07         0.00
Precip duration       6            2
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   9 PM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5320                      3460
Transport wnd (kts)   SW 16                     W 16
Vent rate (kt-ft)     92750                     64840
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   100                       0
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          2.0          3.0          4.0

Remarks...None.

$$

MEZ001-004-072115-
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
259 AM EDT Fri Oct 7 2022

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Pcldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     60           80           0
Temp (24h trend)      65 (-9)      29 (-13)     50
RH % (24h trend)      60 (+14)     96 (-2)      46
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   W  8 G17
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      SW  7 G17    W  7 G17
Precip amount         0.17         0.09         0.00
Precip duration       5            3
Precip begin          6 AM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5750                      3970
Transport wnd (kts)   SW 14                     W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     100720                    69710
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   90           20           0
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          2.0          3.0          4.0

Remarks...None.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-072115-
Northeast Aroostook-Northern Penobscot-Southeast Aroostook-
Including the cities of Presque Isle, Caribou, Van Buren,
Mars Hill, Ashland, Millinocket, East Millinocket, Patten,
Medway, Houlton, Hodgdon, Sherman, and Smyrna Mills
259 AM EDT Fri Oct 7 2022

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Pcldy        Mclear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     50           60           0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (-5)      34 (-9)      52
RH % (24h trend)      56 (+12)     92 (-7)      44
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   W  7 G17
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  5         SW  5        W  6
Precip amount         0.04         0.07         0.00
Precip duration       2            3
Precip begin          8 AM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   1 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6410                      4460
Transport wnd (kts)   S 17                      W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     134480                    66090
Dispersion            Excellent                 Good
CWR                   30           30           0
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3.0          3.0          4.0

Remarks...None.

$$

MEZ010-072115-
Central Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, and Blanchard
259 AM EDT Fri Oct 7 2022

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Pcldy        Pcldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     40           80           0
Temp (24h trend)      66 (-7)      33 (-14)     50
RH % (24h trend)      57 (+12)     90 (+3)      45
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   NW  8 G21
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      W  7 G18     W  7 G18
Precip amount         0.08         0.06         0.00
Precip duration       2            2
Precip begin          9 AM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   10 PM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6080                      4210
Transport wnd (kts)   S 13                      W 15
Vent rate (kt-ft)     95340                     74060
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   70           10           0
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3.0          3.0          5.0

Remarks...None.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-072115-
Central Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Lincoln, Howland, Springfield,
Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, Guilford, Danforth, Vanceboro,
and Topsfield
259 AM EDT Fri Oct 7 2022

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Pcldy        Mclear
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           50           0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (-5)      36 (-10)     53
RH % (24h trend)      59 (+13)     94 (-5)      45
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   NW  6
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  5         SW  5        W  5
Precip amount         0.02         0.03         0.00
Precip duration       1            2
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   1 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6550                      4750
Transport wnd (kts)   SW 16                     W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     117830                    71270
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   10           10           0
LAL                   2            2            1
Haines Index          3.0          2.0          4.0

Remarks...None.

$$

MEZ015-072115-
Southern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Bangor, Brewer, Orono, and Old Town
259 AM EDT Fri Oct 7 2022

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Pcldy        Mclear
Precip type           Showers      Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     20           40           0
Temp (24h trend)      69 (-5)      37 (-10)     55
RH % (24h trend)      59 (+10)     91 (-9)      45
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   NW  6
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  6         SW  5        W  6
Precip amount         0.01         0.02         0.00
Precip duration       1            1
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   11 PM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6750                      5060
Transport wnd (kts)   SW 15                     W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     111030                    73920
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                                10           0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          3.0          2.0          4.0

Remarks...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-072115-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, and Princeton
259 AM EDT Fri Oct 7 2022

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Pcldy        Mclear
Precip type           Showers      Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     10           30           0
Temp (24h trend)      68 (-4)      40 (-10)     55
RH % (24h trend)      61 (+12)     97 (-3)      49
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   NW  6
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  6         SW  5        W  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       0            1
Precip begin          3 PM         6 PM
Precip end            5 PM         1 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6410                      5230
Transport wnd (kts)   SW 17                     W 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     120330                    77080
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                                             0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4.0          2.0          4.0

Remarks...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-072115-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport, Orland,
Castine, Eastport, Perry, Machias, and Cherryfield
259 AM EDT Fri Oct 7 2022

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover           Mcldy        Pcldy        Mclear
Precip type           None         Showers      None
Chance precip (%)     0            20           0
Temp (24h trend)      66 (-5)      40 (-11)     58
RH % (24h trend)      67 (+9)      99 (-1)      47
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   NW  7 G21
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  6         SW  6 G17    W  6 G17
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration                    1
Precip begin                       7 PM
Precip end                         1 AM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6060                      5730
Transport wnd (kts)   SW 18                     NW 13
Vent rate (kt-ft)     120290                    88000
Dispersion            Very Good                 Very Good
CWR                   0                         0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4.0          2.0          4.0

Remarks...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of rain showers. Highs in
the lower 50s. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a chance of rain showers. Lows
in the lower 30s. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 50. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
lower 60s. South winds around 10 mph.

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

$$


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