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FNUS51 KCAR 262003  
FWFCAR  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND EASTERN MAINE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
403 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2020  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN TO THE SOUTHEAST THROUGH WEDNESDAY. A  
PASSING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE COULD BRING SOME ISOLATED TO  
SCATTERED SHOWERS, AND POSSIBLY A RUMBLE OF THUNDER TONIGHT TO  
THE NORTH OF A HOULTON TO PATTEN LINE. OTHERWISE CLOUDY WITH SOME  
FOG EARLY AT MORNING AND AT NIGHT. THERE IS ANOTHER CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDER STORMS MAINLY ACROSS THE NORTH AND CENTRAL  
AREAS WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. WINDS SHOULD REMAIN GENERALLY 10 MPH  
OR LESS AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES ABOVE 40 PERCENT.  
 
MEZ003-270915-  
NORTHERN SOMERSET-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BAKER LAKE AND BILLY-JACK DEPOT  
403 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2020  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 40 20 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59 (+4) 85 (+2) 62 84  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+13) 48 (+9) 98 44  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR W 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.06 0.01 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1 0 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 PM 9 AM CONTINUING 12 PM  
PRECIP END 5 AM CONTINUING 8 PM CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3600 3480  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 13 W 14  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 52420 53920  
DISPERSION GOOD GOOD  
CWR 0 20 0 0  
LAL 2 3 3 2  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 4 3  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...MODERATE.  
 

 
 
MEZ001-004-270915-  
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  
403 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2020  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 30 30 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 58 (+3) 86 (+2) 61 87  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+11) 47 (+8) 100 40  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.02 0.05 0.02 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 PM 10 AM CONTINUING 11 AM  
PRECIP END 6 AM CONTINUING 11 PM CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4100 3980  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 11 SW 13  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 54430 79730  
DISPERSION GOOD GOOD  
CWR 0 20 0 0  
LAL 2 3 3 3  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4 3  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...MODERATE.  
 

 
 
MEZ002-005-006-270915-  
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  
403 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2020  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 30 30 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59 (+4) 87 (+4) 61 89  
RH % (24H TREND) 99 (+8) 50 (+4) 100 42  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.09 0.04 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 1 1 1 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 11 PM 11 AM CONTINUING 10 AM  
PRECIP END 6 AM CONTINUING 1 AM CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4390 4390  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 12 SW 12  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 63110 65850  
DISPERSION GOOD GOOD  
CWR 0 30 0 0  
LAL 2 3 3 3  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4 3  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...MODERATE.  
 

 
 
MEZ010-270915-  
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GREENVILLE, MONSON, AND BLANCHARD  
403 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2020  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 30 20 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 57 (+3) 87 (+6) 60 86  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+2) 47 (-2) 100 44  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 5 LGT/VAR SW 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.08 0.03 0.01  
PRECIP DURATION 1 0 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 9 AM CONTINUING 10 AM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 8 PM CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4080 4010  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 9 SW 11  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 50250 64940  
DISPERSION GOOD GOOD  
CWR 0 30 0 0  
LAL 1 3 3 3  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 3  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...MODERATE.  
 

 
 
MEZ011-031-032-270915-  
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLN, HOWLAND, SPRINGFIELD,  
DOVER-FOXCROFT, MILO, GUILFORD, DANFORTH, VANCEBORO,  
AND TOPSFIELD  
403 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2020  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS TSTMS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 20 10  
TEMP (24H TREND) 57 (+3) 89 (+8) 58 88  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+3) 45 (-7) 100 43  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 5 SW 5 LGT/VAR SW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.02 0.01 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 0 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 12 PM CONTINUING 12 PM  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 7 PM CONTINUING  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4600 4570  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 10 SW 14  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 61670 72920  
DISPERSION GOOD GOOD  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
LAL 1 3 2 2  
HAINES INDEX 2 4 3 3  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
 
MEZ015-270915-  
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BANGOR, BREWER, ORONO, AND OLD TOWN  
403 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2020  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS TSTMS NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 10 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 56 (+3) 89 (+10) 58 87  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (+4) 45 (-12) 100 43  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR SW 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 6 S 6 S 5 SW 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 1 PM CONTINUING  
PRECIP END CONTINUING 7 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 4690 4700  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 13 SW 16  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 63590 83620  
DISPERSION GOOD VERY GOOD  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
LAL 1 2 2 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 3 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
 
MEZ016-017-270915-  
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF AMHERST, AURORA, DEDHAM, EASTBROOK,  
GREAT POND, CALAIS, GRAND LAKE STREAM, WESLEY, AND PRINCETON  
403 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2020  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE TSTMS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 10 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 54 (+3) 85 (+7) 54 84  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (0) 50 (-10) 100 47  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) S 6 SW 6 S 5 SW 7  
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/MSL) 4570 4570  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 11 SW 17  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 63410 101500  
DISPERSION GOOD VERY GOOD  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
LAL 1 2 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 3 4 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
 
MEZ029-030-270915-  
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ELLSWORTH, BAR HARBOR, BUCKSPORT, ORLAND,  
CASTINE, EASTPORT, PERRY, MACHIAS, AND CHERRYFIELD  
403 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2020  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY PCLDY PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 50 (+3) 76 (+8) 50 76  
RH % (24H TREND) 100 (0) 58 (-16) 100 57  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) SW 5 SW 7 G21  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 6 SW 9 G18 SW 7 G17 SW 10 G22  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION  
PRECIP BEGIN  
PRECIP END  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL) 3690 4200  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) SW 14 SW 24  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 65490 99690  
DISPERSION GOOD VERY GOOD  
CWR 0 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...LOW.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.  
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. COOLER.  
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. COOLER. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 10 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID  
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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