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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
823 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
SLOW MOVING LOW PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY MOVE EAST TODAY WITH SOME RAIN
ACROSS EASTERN REGIONS AND RAIN AND WET SNOW ACROSS THE NORTH. SHOWERS
WILL LINGER INTO THIS EVENING THEN GRADUALLY DRIER AIR WILL
OVERSPREAD THE AREA. HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE ONE DAY OF DRY
WEATHER ON FRIDAY BEFORE LOW PRESSURE RETURNS LATER SATURDAY INTO
SUNDAY.

MEZ001-003-004-010-251230-
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
823 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           30           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          42           28           50
MIN/MAX RH %          65           88           40
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW 14 G25                 NW  6
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 14 G25     NW  9 G19    N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.12         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       8            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4360                      4480
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N  0                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     0                         0
DISPERSION            POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-251230-
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
823 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        80           40           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          42           30           52
MIN/MAX RH %          72           85           41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 13 G23                  NW  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 13 G23     N  8 G17     N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.24         0.04         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       9            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   2 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4340                      4580
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N  0                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     0                         0
DISPERSION            POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-251230-
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
823 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           30           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          47           32           55
MIN/MAX RH %          60           85           38
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       N 15 G26                  N  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 15 G26     N 11 G20     N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       8            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4870                      4880
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N  0                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     0                         0
DISPERSION            POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          3            2            3

REMARKS...HIGH.

$$

MEZ029-030-251230-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
823 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        60           30           0
MAX/MIN TEMP          46           34           55
MIN/MAX RH %          64           83           42
20FTWND/AM(MPH)       NW 15 G25                 N  9
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       N 14 G25     N 12 G21     NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.14         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       8            1
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   10 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4910                      4770
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)   N  0                      N  0
VENT RATE (KT-FT)     0                         0
DISPERSION            POOR                      POOR
LAL                   1            1            1
HAINES INDEX          2            3            3

REMARKS...MODERATE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$









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