506  
FNUS51 KCAR 201002  
FWFCAR  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN AND EASTERN MAINE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
501 AM EST THU JAN 20 2022  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
***THIS PRODUCT IS CURRENTLY AUTOMATED AND WILL NOT BE UPDATED  
WITH ALL FORECAST UPDATES. IT SHOULD BE USED FOR PLANNING  
PURPOSES ONLY. IF YOU NEED ADDITIONAL FIRE WEATHER INFORMATION,  
PLEASE CONTACT THE NWS OFFICE IN CARIBOU, MAINE***.  
 
MEZ003-202100-  
NORTHERN SOMERSET-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BAKER LAKE AND BILLY-JACK DEPOT  
501 AM EST THU JAN 20 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 11 (-6) -22 (-32) 0  
RH % (24H TREND) 62 (-11) 91 (-4) 48  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 9 G19 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 9 G19 W 7 LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 1 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)320 0  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 10 W 3  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 4350 0  
DISPERSION POOR POOR  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ001-004-202100-  
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  
501 AM EST THU JAN 20 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 15 (+5) -23 (-31) 1  
RH % (24H TREND) 59 (-10) 91 (-5) 47  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 8 G19 LGT/VAR  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) W 8 G18 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 2  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 1 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)660 70  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 8 NW 5  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 30480 4570  
DISPERSION MARGINAL POOR  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 2 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ002-005-006-202100-  
NORTHEAST AROOSTOOK-NORTHERN PENOBSCOT-SOUTHEAST AROOSTOOK-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PRESQUE ISLE, CARIBOU, VAN BUREN,  
MARS HILL, ASHLAND, MILLINOCKET, EAST MILLINOCKET, PATTEN,  
MEDWAY, HOULTON, HODGDON, SHERMAN, AND SMYRNA MILLS  
501 AM EST THU JAN 20 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 19 (+11) -16 (-24) 3  
RH % (24H TREND) 55 (-7) 90 (-2) 46  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 7 G17 NW 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 7 G17 LGT/VAR NW 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 1 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1490 300  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 12 SW 3  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 30810 7730  
DISPERSION MARGINAL POOR  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ010-202100-  
CENTRAL PISCATAQUIS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF GREENVILLE, MONSON, AND BLANCHARD  
501 AM EST THU JAN 20 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 18 (+2) -15 (-24) 4  
RH % (24H TREND) 57 (+2) 90 (-5) 46  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 10 G20 NW 6  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 10 G19 NW 8 G19 NW 6  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 1 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1330 460  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 14 NW 7  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 33380 8150  
DISPERSION MARGINAL POOR  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 3 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ011-031-032-202100-  
CENTRAL PENOBSCOT-SOUTHERN PISCATAQUIS-NORTHERN WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF LINCOLN, HOWLAND, SPRINGFIELD,  
DOVER-FOXCROFT, MILO, GUILFORD, DANFORTH, VANCEBORO,  
AND TOPSFIELD  
501 AM EST THU JAN 20 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 25 (+12) -9 (-20) 7  
RH % (24H TREND) 54 (-4) 91 (-4) 45  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) W 6 N 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 7 LGT/VAR N 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 8 AM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2600 880  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 17 NW 10  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 66280 13790  
DISPERSION GOOD POOR  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 4 4 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ015-202100-  
SOUTHERN PENOBSCOT-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BANGOR, BREWER, ORONO, AND OLD TOWN  
501 AM EST THU JAN 20 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 24 (+8) -7 (-19) 8  
RH % (24H TREND) 54 (-6) 91 (-1) 46  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) NW 6 N 5  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 7 LGT/VAR N 5  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 0  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 9 AM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2540 1110  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) NW 17 N 11  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 54780 17510  
DISPERSION GOOD POOR  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ016-017-202100-  
INTERIOR HANCOCK-CENTRAL WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF AMHERST, AURORA, DEDHAM, EASTBROOK,  
GREAT POND, CALAIS, GRAND LAKE STREAM, WESLEY, AND PRINCETON  
501 AM EST THU JAN 20 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLEAR CLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SNOW SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 30 (+7) -6 (-27) 8  
RH % (24H TREND) 57 (+7) 91 (-6) 47  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) NW 6 N 7  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 7 LGT/VAR N 7  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.00 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 1  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 2 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3470 1240  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) NW 17 N 15  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 63310 25980  
DISPERSION GOOD MARGINAL  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 3 4 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
 
MEZ029-030-202100-  
COASTAL HANCOCK-COASTAL WASHINGTON-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ELLSWORTH, BAR HARBOR, BUCKSPORT, ORLAND,  
CASTINE, EASTPORT, PERRY, MACHIAS, AND CHERRYFIELD  
501 AM EST THU JAN 20 2022  
 
TODAY TONIGHT FRI  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLEAR  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 38 (+1) -2 (-36) 12  
RH % (24H TREND) 57 (+8) 90 (-4) 46  
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH) NW 7 G20 N 10 G23  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 9 G20 NW 8 G19 N 9 G21  
PRECIP AMOUNT 0.01 0.00 0.00  
PRECIP DURATION 3  
PRECIP BEGIN 6 AM  
PRECIP END 4 PM  
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)5240 1850  
TRANSPORT WND (KTS) W 17 N 16  
VENT RATE (KT-FT) 139130 36080  
DISPERSION EXCELLENT FAIR  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
HAINES INDEX 2 4 4  
KBDI <200 <200 <200  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
 

 
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7
 
   
FRIDAY NIGHT
 
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 19 BELOW. NORTHWEST WINDS  
AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 13. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLEAR. NOT AS COLD. LOWS AROUND 7 BELOW.  
LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN  
THE LOWER 20S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS NEAR ZERO. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
MONDAY
 
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 14. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
MONDAY NIGHT
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 6 BELOW. NORTHWEST  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND 16.  
WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
TUESDAY NIGHT
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND  
3. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND  
16. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
   
OUTLOOK 8 TO 14 DAYS
 
 
TEMPERATURES BELOW NORMAL. PRECIPITATION NEAR NORMAL.  
 

 
 
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