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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EASTERN AND NORTHERN MAINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
316 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
DRY AND WARM CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY
MORNING. THE NEXT CHANCE OF WETTING RAINFALL WILL BE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
AND EARLY EVENING WITH SHOWERS AND POTENTIALLY STRONG TO SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS. STRONG AND SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE ACCOMPANIED BY
STRONG TO DAMAGING WINDS THAT MAY ARRIVE PRIOR TO RAINFALL...RESULTING
IN BRIEF OUT OF CONTROL FIRESPREAD OF ANY ONGOING CAMPFIRES OR
FOREST PRESCRIBED BURN FIRES.

MEZ001-003-004-010-232045-
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
316 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            80           40           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           85           50           74
MAX/MIN RH %          89           51           96           39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  8 G19                 LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  5        SW  9 G18    NW  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.30         0.11         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    5            1
PRECIP BEGIN                       10 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7850                      7400
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 28                     NW  8
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  220580                    58040
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 GOOD
LAL                   1            5            3            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ002-005-006-232045-
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
316 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            90           60           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          65           88           54           76
MAX/MIN RH %          87           49           98           39
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  7 G18                 LGT/VAR
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  5        SW 10 G18    NW  6        LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.30         0.17         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    4            2
PRECIP BEGIN                       11 AM        CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   2 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7950                      7410
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 26                     NW  7
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  210790                    51670
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 GOOD
LAL                   1            5            5            1
HAINES INDEX          4            4            3            4

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ011-015>017-031-032-232045-
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
316 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            70           70           0
MIN/MAX TEMP          63           88           58           77
MAX/MIN RH %          89           48           100          41
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  6 G17                 N  5
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  6        SW 11 G18    W  6 G17     LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.15         0.17         0.00
PRECIP DURATION                    3            5
PRECIP BEGIN                       1 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 8150                      7580
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 24                     NW  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  197390                    44560
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 FAIR
LAL                   1            5            5            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

MEZ029-030-232045-
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD
316 PM EDT TUE JUL 22 2014

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS
PRECIP CHC (%)        0            0            70           30
MIN/MAX TEMP          60           82           58           76
MAX/MIN RH %          89           59           100          49
20FTWND/AM(MPH)                    SW  8 G17                 NE  7
20FTWND/PM(MPH)       SW  8        SW 13 G20    SW  9 G22    LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.18         0.03
PRECIP DURATION                                 6            1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING   2 PM
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)                 7180                      7190
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)                SW 28                     NW  6
VENT RATE (KT-FT)                  191150                    43510
DISPERSION                         EXCELLENT                 FAIR
LAL                   1            3            4            1
HAINES INDEX          3            4            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

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

$$

VJN





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