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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
500 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

MEZ001>006-010-011-015>017-029>032-292200-
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
500 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

...VERY HIGH FIRE DANGER THIS AFTERNOON...

THE MAINE FOREST SERVICE HAS INDICATED THAT THE WILDFIRE DANGER
ACROSS MAINE IS VERY HIGH TODAY. 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.

$$

MCB


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
338 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

MEZ007>009-012>014-020>022-NHZ001>006-301000-
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-SOUTHERN OXFORD-
SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-
INTERIOR WALDO-NORTHERN COOS-SOUTHERN COOS-NORTHERN GRAFTON-
NORTHERN CARROLL-SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SOUTHERN CARROLL-
338 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH CENTRAL
MAINE...SOUTHWEST MAINE...WEST CENTRAL MAINE...WESTERN MAINE AND
NORTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

DRY AIR WILL REMAIN IN PLACE TODAY OVER INTERIOR SECTIONS OF
WESTERN MAINE AND CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE....WHERE
AFTER RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DROP TO 20 TO 30 PERCENT. THIS WILL
INCREASE THE THREAT OF WILDFIRES ONCE AGAIN. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SATURDAY AFTERNOON WILL SEE ANOTHER ROUND OF LOW HUMIDITY VALUES
AND LIGHT WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
326 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

MEZ001>006-010-011-015>017-029>032-300730-
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-
326 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR COASTAL DOWNEAST MAINE...EAST
CENTRAL MAINE...EASTERN MAINE...FAR NORTHERN MAINE...INTERIOR
DOWNEAST MAINE...NORTH CENTRAL MAINE...NORTHERN MAINE AND WEST
CENTRAL MAINE.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL BE LOW ONCE AGAIN TODAY. EXPECT
ANOTHER DAY OF HIGH FIRE DANGER. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT BUT AN
ONSHORE BREEZE OF 10 TO 15 MPH IS EXPECTED ALONG THE COAST THIS
AFTERNOON. 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.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WEATHER SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER
CONDITIONS ACCORDING TO STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURES.

$$

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