Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
349 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS ASSOCIATED WITH A COLD FRONT THIS EVENING MAINLY
ACROSS THE NORTH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL DROP BELOW 30
PERCENT ONCE AGAIN WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING WITH
GUSTY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS. ANOTHER DRY DAY AND MILD DAY
EXPECTED ON THURSDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-060930-
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALLAGASH...CLAYTON LAKE...MADAWASKA...
FORT KENT...FRENCHVILLE...BAKER LAKE...BILLY-JACK DEPOT...
BAXTER ST PARK...CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM...
MOUNT KATAHDIN...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD
349 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          34           61           37           66
MAX/MIN RH %          85           28           78           28
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  9 G22                 NW 10 G21
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  7 G23     NW 11 G27    NW  8 G23    NW 12 G23
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            12 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4500                      4420
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 15                      NW 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  76630                     82450
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            4            6

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-060930-
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...SMYRNA MILLS
349 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        30           0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          34           63           36           66
MAX/MIN RH %          84           26           75           27
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  9 G21                 NW  9 G20
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6 G22     NW 10 G24    NW  6 G21    NW 11 G21
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM
PRECIP END            1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4720                      4570
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW 16                     NW 17
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  82990                     86520
DISPERSION                         VERY GOOD                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            5            6

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-060930-
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-INTERIOR HANCOCK-
CENTRAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...
BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...
EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...
MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...PERRY...PRINCETON...DOVER-FOXCROFT...
MILO...GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
349 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          38           67           42           73
MAX/MIN RH %          72           25           74           27
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     NW  7 G18
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5 G18     NW  8 G23    W  5 G20     NW 11 G20
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4950                      4840
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 13                      NW 18
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  72080                     100490
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-060930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
349 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY MORNING THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          39           63           43           69
MAX/MIN RH %          75           34           80           34
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  6 G17     W  6 G20     W  8 G20     NW  9 G18
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4940                      4800
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                W 12                      NW 21
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  74210                     104580
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          5            5            5            5

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS...
TEMPERATURES ABOVE NORMAL.  PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.

$$

HEWITT



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