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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
1225 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

MEZ001>006-010-011-015>017-029>032-250015-
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN SOMERSET-
NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-COASTAL HANCOCK-
COASTAL WASHINGTON-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALLAGASH...CLAYTON LAKE...MADAWASKA...
FORT KENT...FRENCHVILLE...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN...
MARS HILL...BAKER LAKE...BILLY-JACK DEPOT...BAXTER ST PARK...
CHAMBERLAIN LAKE...CHURCHILL DAM...MOUNT KATAHDIN...MILLINOCKET...
EAST MILLINOCKET...PATTEN...MEDWAY...HOULTON...HODGDON...
SHERMAN...SMYRNA MILLS...GREENVILLE...MONSON...BLANCHARD...
LINCOLN...HOWLAND...SPRINGFIELD...BANGOR...BREWER...ORONO...
OLD TOWN...AMHERST...AURORA...DEDHAM...EASTBROOK...GREAT POND...
ORLAND...DEBLOIS...GRAND LAKE STREAM...MEDDYBEMPS...PEMBROKE...
PERRY...PRINCETON...ELLSWORTH...BAR HARBOR...BLUE HILL...
EASTPORT...MACHIAS...CHERRYFIELD...DOVER-FOXCROFT...MILO...
GUILFORD...DANFORTH...VANCEBORO...TOPSFIELD
1225 PM EDT SUN MAY 24 2015

THE MAINE STATE FOREST SERVICE HAS INDICATED THAT THE WILDFIRE
DANGER ACROSS NORTHERN AND EASTERN MAINE IS HIGH TODAY INTO EARLY
THIS EVENING. THE COMBINATION OF WINDS GUSTING OVER 30 MPH...LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL PROMOTE RAPID SPREAD OF
ANY FIRES THAT IGNITE. YOU SHOULD CHECK WITH YOUR LOCAL FIRE
DEPARTMENT OR FORESTRY OFFICE BEFORE DOING ANY BURNING. PLEASE
REMEMBER THAT A BURN PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ALL BURNING.

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