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
328 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020

.DISCUSSION...
A secondary cold front will move through this evening. Cooler and
drier air arrives tonight and will persist through Sunday night.
Relative humidity will be at or below 35 percent today. Winds
will be light to modestly breezy with gusts up to 15 to 20 mph
this afternoon across northern Maine and lighter to the south. The
next chance of a wetting rain is Monday into Tuesday.

MEZ003-132130-
Northern Somerset-
Including the cities of Baker Lake and Billy-Jack Depot
328 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mclear       Mclear       Mclear
Precip type           Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     10           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      82 (0)       50 (-8)      76
RH % (24h trend)      35 (-2)      100 (0)      41
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0
Precip begin          2 PM
Precip end            4 PM
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6990                      6960
Transport wnd (kts)   NW 12                     NE  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)     88140                     60420
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ001-004-132130-
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
328 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mclear       Mclear       Mclear
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           10           20
Temp (24h trend)      84 (0)       47 (-11)     78
RH % (24h trend)      34 (-1)      100 (+2)     40
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            0            0
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   2 PM
Precip end            Continuing   7 PM         Continuing
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)7450                      7400
Transport wnd (kts)   NW 11                     NE  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)     109550                    74620
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            3            4
KBDI                  301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-132130-
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
328 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mclear       Mclear       Mclear
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           20           20
Temp (24h trend)      86 (-1)      52 (-9)      80
RH % (24h trend)      33 (-4)      100 (+3)     40
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.01         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1            0            0
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   2 PM
Precip end            Continuing   7 PM         Continuing
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)7780                      7740
Transport wnd (kts)   NW 10                     NE  8
Vent rate (kt-ft)     114290                    78020
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
KBDI                  401-500      401-500      401-500

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ010-132130-
Central Piscataquis-
Including the cities of Greenville, Monson, and Blanchard
328 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mclear       Mclear       Mclear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      85 (+2)      54 (-7)      79
RH % (24h trend)      33 (-8)      95 (+5)      38
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)7450                      7400
Transport wnd (kts)   NW  9                     N  7
Vent rate (kt-ft)     83470                     59300
Dispersion            Very Good                 Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
KBDI                  201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ011-031-032-132130-
Central Penobscot-Southern Piscataquis-Northern Washington-
Including the cities of Lincoln, Howland, Springfield,
Dover-Foxcroft, Milo, Guilford, Danforth, Vanceboro,
and Topsfield
328 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mclear       Pcldy        Mclear
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      88 (+1)      58 (-4)      82
RH % (24h trend)      30 (-12)     90 (-4)      37
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)8010                      7980
Transport wnd (kts)   NW  8                     N  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)     74690                     58860
Dispersion            Good                      Good
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
KBDI                  301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ015-132130-
Southern Penobscot-
Including the cities of Bangor, Brewer, Orono, and Old Town
328 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mclear       Pcldy        Pcldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      88 (0)       59 (-5)      83
RH % (24h trend)      28 (-18)     90 (-1)      36
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)8190                      8160
Transport wnd (kts)   NW  7                     N  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)     64080                     48700
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          5            4            4
KBDI                  401-500      401-500      401-500

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ016-017-132130-
Interior Hancock-Central Washington-
Including the cities of Amherst, Aurora, Dedham, Eastbrook,
Great Pond, Calais, Grand Lake Stream, Wesley, and Princeton
328 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mclear       Pcldy        Pcldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      88 (+3)      61 (-3)      83
RH % (24h trend)      31 (-27)     89 (-1)      41
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)8080                      8110
Transport wnd (kts)   NW  7                     N  5
Vent rate (kt-ft)     65870                     49880
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
KBDI                  401-500      401-500      401-500

REMARKS...None.

$$

MEZ029-030-132130-
Coastal Hancock-Coastal Washington-
Including the cities of Ellsworth, Bar Harbor, Bucksport, Orland,
Castine, Eastport, Perry, Machias, and Cherryfield
328 AM EDT Thu Aug 13 2020

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Mclear       Pcldy        Pcldy
Precip type           None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      87 (+8)      58 (-4)      82
RH % (24h trend)      35 (-37)     99 (+3)      45
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)8250                      8250
Transport wnd (kts)   NW  6                     N  4
Vent rate (kt-ft)     58480                     48350
Dispersion            Good                      Fair
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1
Haines Index          4            4            4
KBDI                  401-500      401-500      401-500

REMARKS...None.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Highs in the
mid 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of showers. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of showers. Lows in
the mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds
around 5 mph.

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

$$



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