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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
259 PM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS NORTHERN AND DOWNEAST MAINE THIS EVENING
AND USHER A COOLER AIR MASS INTO THE REGION. LOW PRESSURE WILL
PASS SOUTH OF THE AREA SATURDAY AND WILL BRING SOME RAINFALL TO
PARTS OF CENTRAL AND DOWNEAST MAINE WITH THE BEST CHANCE OF A
WETTING RAIN IN CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS COUNTY. HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BRING DRY WEATHER TO THE REGION SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-180930-
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
259 PM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            30           30           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          26           48           26           46
MAX/MIN RH %          95           40           95           27
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   NW  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  7 G18    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.04         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   12 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 0                         0
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  0                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  0                         0
DISPERSION                         POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-180930-
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
259 PM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            20           0            0
MIN/MAX TEMP          29           51           28           48
MAX/MIN RH %          89           38           97           26
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       NW  6        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    0
PRECIP BEGIN                       2 PM
PRECIP END                         6 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 0                         0
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  0                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  0                         0
DISPERSION                         POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-180930-
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
259 PM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           40           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          34           55           32           51
MAX/MIN RH %          86           37           97           25
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.06         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 0                         0
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  0                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  0                         0
DISPERSION                         POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-180930-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
259 PM EDT FRI APR 17 2015

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            50           50           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          38           52           33           49
MAX/MIN RH %          90           43           97           34
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    N  6                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.08         0.08         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    2            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       12 PM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 0                         0
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                N  0                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  0                         0
DISPERSION                         POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...WINDY. CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...WINDY. RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 25 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...BREEZY. CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

CB



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