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
331 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE REGION INTO EARLY
THURSDAY. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR PERIODS OF LIGHT PRECIPITATION AND
MOIST CONDITIONS AROUND THROUGH AT LEAST WEDNESDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-282130-
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
331 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        20           40           30
MAX/MIN TEMP          51           33           52
MIN/MAX RH %          49           95           41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 12 G23                  N  8 G18
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 13 G25     N 11 G22     N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.02         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4370                      4460
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 28                      NE 14
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     134180                    68880
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-282130-
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
331 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           40           30
MAX/MIN TEMP          52           36           54
MIN/MAX RH %          50           91           42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 12 G23                  N  8 G18
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 14 G25     N 11 G23     N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.04         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       4            4            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4450                      4700
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 32                      NE 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     150420                    80730
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-282130-
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
331 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           40           30
MAX/MIN TEMP          54           37           56
MIN/MAX RH %          44           89           40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 12 G21                  N  8
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 13 G23     N 12 G22     N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.04         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       5            4            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   4 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4760                      4830
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 32                      NE 16
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     158380                    82500
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-282130-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
331 AM EDT TUE APR 28 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           50           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          53           39           54
MIN/MAX RH %          47           82           48
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 15 G26                  N  9 G17
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 14 G23     N 13 G22     N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5            4
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4800                      4780
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N 33                      N 15
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     160380                    81760
DISPERSION            EXCELLENT                 VERY GOOD
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

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

$$



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