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Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Spot Forecast for FWS Ship Island RX Burn...FWS
National Weather Service Caribou ME
822 AM EST Wed Nov 15 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0900 EST on November 15.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service at 207-492-0166.

.DISCUSSION...

Expect light north winds, clear skies and temperatures rising towards 40F.

Weather Coverage Abbreviations... SCH=Slight Chance, ISO=Isolated,
CHC=Chance, SCT=Scattered, LKY=Likely, NUM=Numerous,
DEF=Definite, WID=Widespread, OCL=Occasional, PDS=Periods,
ARS=Areas, PTY=Patchy

Weather Type Abbreviations... DYT=Dry Thunderstorms, TSM=Thunderstorms,
SN=Snow, RN=Rain, SW=Snow Showers, RW=Rain Showers,
DZL=Drizzle, FZR=Freezing Rain, FZD=Freezing Drizzle, SLT=Sleet,
FZF=Freezing Fog, IFG=Ice Fog, HAZ=Haze, BSN=Blowing Snow,
SMK=Smoke, FST=Frost, FZS=Freezing Spray, RS=Rain/Snow,
DZF=Drizzle/Fog, SNF=Snow/Fog, RNF=Rain/Fog,
ZRS=Freezing Rain/Snow

Other Abbreviations... NA=Not Available, M=Missing

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 41.
Min humidity........57 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
WIND SHIFT..........No
Mixing height.......2400-3400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 6 to 13 mph...becoming east 3 to 6
                    mph in the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (10600-28800 knot-ft).
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.

TIME (EST)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........31  25  19  14  8   11  14  17  21
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............35  37  39  40  41  41  40  39  38
RH..............72  67  62  59  57  59  62  67  70
20 FT wind dir..N   N   N   N   N   NE  NE  E   E
20 FT wind spd..8   7   6   6   6   6   6   6   5
20 FT wind gust.15  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Eye lvl wnd dir.N   N   N   N   N   NE  NE  E   E
Eye lvl wnd spd.5   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3
Eye lvl wnd gst.15  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...2.7 2.9 3.1 3.3 3.4 3.3 3.0 2.7 2.4
Transp wind dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E
Transp wind spd.13  12  8   6   3   3   6   6   6
VRate kt-ft/100029  28  23  16  11  11  14  15  12

$$
Forecaster...MWALKER
Requested by...Tony Davis
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1718792.1/CAR
.EMAIL tony_davis@nps.gov



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