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
244 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...
UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. THIS WILL KEEP PERIODS OF LIGHT PRECIPITATION AND MOIST
CONDITIONS ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THE WEEKEND.


MEZ001-003-004-010-250915-
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
244 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW/RAIN    SNOW/RAIN    RAIN     SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           50           40           40
MIN/MAX TEMP          29           46           31           47
MAX/MIN RH %          96           52           100          54
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N  5                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  7 G19    N  6         LGT/VAR      N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.06         0.06         0.04
PRECIP DURATION       9            2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4410                      4360
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N 10                      N  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  49590                     32800
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            2            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-250915-
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
244 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW/RAIN    SNOW/RAIN    SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        70           50           40           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          31           50           31           52
MAX/MIN RH %          95           47           99           49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6        N  5         LGT/VAR      N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.05         0.04         0.04         0.03
PRECIP DURATION       6            2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4640                      4480
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  8                      N  9
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  45770                     35250
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      FAIR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            3            3            4

REMARKS...LOW

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-250915-
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
244 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW/RAIN    SNOW/RAIN    SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           50           30           20
MIN/MAX TEMP          32           53           32           54
MAX/MIN RH %          93           43           100          45
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  7         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.03         0.03         0.01         0.01
PRECIP DURATION       4            2            1            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4890                      4770
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  9                      N  5
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  54230                     25820
DISPERSION                         GOOD                      MARGINAL
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            4

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

MEZ029-030-250915-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
244 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW/RAIN    RAIN         RAIN         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        40           50           30           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          34           51           33           53
MAX/MIN RH %          95           47           100          49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    NW  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  8         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.03         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   10 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 4770                      4750
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                NW  7                     NW  3
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  43400                     19020
DISPERSION                         FAIR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          4            3            3            3

REMARKS...LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

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

$$


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