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FNUS51 KCAR 031443  
FWFCAR  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND EASTERN MAINE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
943 AM EST THU DEC 3 2020  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
CLEAR AND DRY TODAY. CLOUDS INCREASING TONIGHT WITH A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS FRIDAY. WET CONDITIONS LIKELY THROUGH THE WEEKEND.  
 
MEZ003-032115-  
NORTHERN SOMERSET-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BAKER LAKE AND BILLY-JACK DEPOT  
943 AM EST THU DEC 3 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 20 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 31 (-9) 26 (+5) 36  
RH % (24H TREND) 68 (+13) 100 (+4) 61  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 9 SW 6  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 7 G18 SW 7 SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.01 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING 6 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 5 AM CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1320 3900  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 14 SW 15  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 23220 62580  
DISPERSION MARGINAL GOOD  
CWR 0 0 10  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
 
MEZ001-004-032115-  
NORTHWEST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN PISCATAQUIS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ALLAGASH, CLAYTON LAKE, MADAWASKA,  
FORT KENT, FRENCHVILLE, BAXTER ST PARK, CHAMBERLAIN LAKE,  
CHURCHILL DAM, AND MOUNT KATAHDIN  
943 AM EST THU DEC 3 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS SNOW SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 10 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 34 (-8) 26 (+3) 38  
RH % (24H TREND) 61 (+8) 100 (+3) 57  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 8 G19 SW 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 8 G18 SW 6 SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.01 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 0 1 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 2 PM CONTINUING CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING CONTINUING CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1630 4270  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 14 SW 15  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 28950 74610  
DISPERSION MARGINAL GOOD  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
 
MEZ002-005-006-032115-  
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, AND SMYRNA MILLS  
943 AM EST THU DEC 3 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 37 (-8) 26 (-1) 40  
RH % (24H TREND) 54 (0) 100 (+8) 60  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 7 G20 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 7 G17 LGT/VAR S 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2250 4500  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 12 SW 16  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 32280 113000  
DISPERSION MARGINAL VERY GOOD  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
 
MEZ010-032115-  
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GREENVILLE, MONSON, AND BLANCHARD  
943 AM EST THU DEC 3 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 36 (-4) 26 (+2) 39  
RH % (24H TREND) 49 (-4) 91 (-1) 54  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 7 G20 SW 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 6 SW 5 SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 3 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2230 4490  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 12 SW 15  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 30110 85360  
DISPERSION MARGINAL VERY GOOD  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 2 3  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
 
MEZ011-031-032-032115-  
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLN, HOWLAND, SPRINGFIELD,  
DOVER-FOXCROFT, MILO, GUILFORD, DANFORTH, VANCEBORO,  
AND TOPSFIELD  
943 AM EST THU DEC 3 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 38 (-7) 27 (0) 43  
RH % (24H TREND) 53 (-2) 98 (+7) 59  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 5 G19 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 6 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 4 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2560 5050  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 12 SW 22  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 35140 132410  
DISPERSION FAIR EXCELLENT  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
 
MEZ015-032115-  
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BANGOR, BREWER, ORONO, AND OLD TOWN  
943 AM EST THU DEC 3 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 40 (-6) 28 (0) 45  
RH % (24H TREND) 51 (-2) 94 (+6) 57  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5 LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 4 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3020 5500  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 10 SW 24  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 43570 145180  
DISPERSION FAIR EXCELLENT  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
 
MEZ016-017-032115-  
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF AMHERST, AURORA, DEDHAM, EASTBROOK,  
GREAT POND, CALAIS, GRAND LAKE STREAM, WESLEY, AND PRINCETON  
943 AM EST THU DEC 3 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 40 (-6) 30 (+1) 46  
RH % (24H TREND) 52 (-18) 98 (+9) 60  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 6 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 6 LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 5 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3110 5770  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 13 SW 27  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 54260 193670  
DISPERSION GOOD EXCELLENT  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
 
MEZ029-030-032115-  
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ELLSWORTH, BAR HARBOR, BUCKSPORT, ORLAND,  
CASTINE, EASTPORT, PERRY, MACHIAS, AND CHERRYFIELD  
943 AM EST THU DEC 3 2020  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 43 (-4) 34 (+3) 47  
RH % (24H TREND) 56 (-12) 95 (+7) 62  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 8 G19 SW 8 G21  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 8 G21 SW 7 G19 SW 9 G21  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 5 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3470 6050  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 16 SW 32  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 89550 226810  
DISPERSION VERY GOOD EXCELLENT  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN  
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 30. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 17. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES NEAR NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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