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Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Recreational Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

MEZ004-122200-
Top of Mount Katahdin-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...TOP OF MOUNT KATAHDIN (5268`)...

.TODAY...Cloudy until mid morning...then summit in and out of
clouds. A chance of snow until mid morning...then snow from late
morning on. Windy and not as cool with high around 26. South winds
15 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph this afternoon. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as
18 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured. Snow. Very windy and not as cool with
low around 20. South winds 25 to 40 mph. Chance of precipitation
near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 12. No lightning risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Summit obscured. Snow likely in the morning...then
scattered snow showers in the afternoon. High around 25. Southwest
winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Wind chill
values as low as 1 above in the afternoon. No lightning risk.

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MEZ005-122200-
Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...KATAHDIN WOODS AND WATERS NATIONAL MONUMENT...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow until mid morning...then
snow from late morning on. High around 27. East winds around 10 mph.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low
as 4 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy, snow. rain likely after midnight. Not as cool
with low around 27. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Snow likely in the morning...then scattered
snow showers in the afternoon. High around 33. Temperatures falling
to around 24 in the afternoon. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph shifting
to the southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation
60 percent. Wind chill values as low as 12 in the afternoon. No
lightning risk.

$$

MEZ029-122200-
Top of Cadillac Mountain-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...TOP OF CADILLAC MOUNTAIN (1532`)...

.TODAY...Cloudy until mid morning...then summit becoming obscured.
Snow. rain and freezing rain this afternoon. Very windy with high
around 38. Southeast winds 20 to 25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph
this afternoon. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill
values as low as 4 above. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured. Rain until midnight...then scattered
showers after midnight. Very windy and not as cool with low around
31. Southeast winds 35 to 40 mph becoming south 10 to 25 mph after
midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Summit obscured. Scattered rain and snow showers in the
morning...then isolated rain and snow showers in the afternoon.
Windy with high around 36. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Wind chill values as low as 20. No
lightning risk.

$$

MEZ001-122200-
Top of Deboullie Mountain-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...TOP OF DEBOULLIE MOUNTAIN (1981`)...

.TODAY...Cloudy this morning...then summit in and out of clouds. A
slight chance of snow until mid morning...then snow from late
morning on. Not as cool with high around 21. East winds 10 to
20 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values
as low as 13 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit in and out of clouds until midnight...then summit
becoming obscured. Snow, brisk and not as cool with low around 20.
East winds 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Wind chill values as low as 6 above. No lightning risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Summit obscured. Snow likely in the morning...then
scattered snow showers in the afternoon. Not as cool with high
around 32. East winds 10 to 20 mph shifting to the south in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Wind chill values as
low as 10 above. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ006-122200-
Top of Mars Hill Mountain-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...TOP OF MARS HILL MOUNTAIN (1749`)...

.TODAY...Cloudy through early afternoon...then summit in and out of
clouds. A slight chance of snow until mid morning...then a chance of
snow late this morning. snow this afternoon. Windy and not as cool
with high around 27. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to east
15 to 30 mph this afternoon. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 14 below. No lightning
risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured. Snow. rain likely after midnight. Windy
and not as cool with low around 27. East winds 25 to 30 mph. Chance
of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 12.
No lightning risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Summit obscured. Rain and freezing rain likely in the
morning...then scattered snow showers in the afternoon. Brisk with
high around 36. East winds 20 to 25 mph shifting to the south in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Wind chill values as
low as 16. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ010-122200-
Top of White Cap Mountain-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...TOP OF WHITE CAP MOUNTAIN (3654`)...

.TODAY...Cloudy...then summit in and out of clouds late this morning
and early afternoon...then summit becoming obscured. A chance of
snow until mid morning...then snow from late morning on. Windy and
not as cool with high around 27. Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph
increasing to 25 to 30 mph this afternoon. Chance of precipitation
near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 10 below. No lightning
risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured. Snow. Very windy and not as cool with
low around 23. East winds 30 to 35 mph shifting to the southeast
20 to 30 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 13. No lightning risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Summit obscured in the morning...then summit in and out
of clouds. Snow likely in the morning...then scattered snow showers
in the afternoon. Brisk with high around 27. South winds 10 to
20 mph shifting to the west 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Wind chill values as low as 2 above in the
afternoon. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ010-122200-
Moosehead Lake-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...MOOSEHEAD LAKE...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow until mid morning...then snow from
late morning on. High around 26. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as zero. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy, snow. Not as cool with low around 25. East winds
10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill
values as low as 15. No lightning risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Snow likely in the morning...then scattered
snow showers in the afternoon. High around 30. North winds 15 mph
shifting to the west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation
60 percent. Wind chill values as low as 7 above in the afternoon. No
lightning risk.

$$

MEZ001-122200-
Allagash Wilderness Waterway-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...ALLAGASH WILDERNESS WATERWAY...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow until mid morning...then
snow from late morning on. High around 23. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low
as 10 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy, snow. Not as cool with low around 23. East winds
around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill
values as low as 8 above. No lightning risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Snow likely in the morning...then scattered
snow showers in the afternoon. High around 32. East winds 10 to
15 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Wind chill values as low as 8 above in the
afternoon. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ030-122200-
St Croix River-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...ST CROIX RIVER...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow this morning...then snow...rain
AND freezing rain this afternoon. High around 34. East winds 10 to
15 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values
as low as 4 above. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Not as cool with low around 33. East winds
10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning
risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers. scattered snow
showers in the afternoon. High around 38. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ030-122200-
West Quoddy Head-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...WEST QUODDY HEAD...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow until mid morning...then a
chance of rain...snow AND freezing rain late this morning. rain this
afternoon. Breezy and not as cool with high around 43. East winds
10 to 20 mph increasing to around 25 mph this afternoon. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 13. No
lightning risk. Water temperature 49 degrees Fahrenheit.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy, rain. Very windy and not as cool with low around
40. East winds 25 to 35 mph shifting to the southeast 15 to 30 mph
after midnight. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No
lightning risk. Water temperature 49 degrees Fahrenheit.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Windy with high
around 45. South winds 15 to 30 mph shifting to the southwest 25 to
30 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. No
lightning risk. Water temperature 49 degrees Fahrenheit.

$$

MEZ004>006-010-011-031-122200-
Upper Penobscot Watershed-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...UPPER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow until mid morning...then
snow from late morning on. High around 29. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low
as 1 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Snow with rain likely. freezing rain likely after
midnight. Not as cool with low around 29. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the morning.
scattered snow showers. High around 34. Southeast winds around
10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Wind chill values as low as 12 in the
afternoon. No lightning risk.

For current and forecast flow conditions for the Penobscot...see
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=car

$$

MEZ011-015-016-031-122200-
Lower Penobscot Watershed-
250 AM EST Tue Dec 12 2017

...LOWER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow until mid morning...then snow from
late morning on. rain and freezing rain late. High around 34.
Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 4 above. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Rain...freezing rain AND snow until midnight...
then scattered rain and snow showers after midnight. Not as cool
with low around 31. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain showers in the morning.
scattered snow showers. High around 35. South winds 10 to 15 mph
shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation
50 percent. Wind chill values as low as 20. No lightning risk.

For current and forecast flow conditions for the Penobscot...see
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=car

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