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Spot Forecast for TEST...TEST
National Weather Service Caribou ME
813 AM EDT Fri Apr 21 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 EDT on April 21.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service at 207-492-0166.

.DISCUSSION...
Cloudy skies today with a chance of light rain after 4 pm. Chance of rain
tonight light rain and drizzle tonight.

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.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Patchy drizzle
                    late in the morning.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 42.
Min humidity........73 percent.
Eye level winds.....East winds 10 to 12 mph.
Wind shift..........East winds 10 to 12 mph shifting to South 20 mph from 10 am to 12 pm.
Mixing height.......2400-2800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 18 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good (41400 knot-ft).
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.

TIME (EDT)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........96  92  86  81  77  73  71  71  71
Weather cov.....        PTY PTY PTY PTY PTY PTY PTY
Weather type....        DZL DZL DZL DZL DZL DZL DZL
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............40  40  41  41  41  42  41  41  41
RH..............85  82  79  79  76  73  76  76  79
Eye lvl wnd dir.E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
Eye lvl wnd spd.6   6   7   7   7   7   7   7   7
Eye lvl wnd gst.20  20  20  20  25  25  25  25  25
Mix hgt (kft)...2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.5
Transp wind dir.E   E   E   E   E   SE  SE  SE  SE
Transp wind spd.20  20  20  20  20  18  18  18  20
VRate kt-ft/100042  44  45  46  46  45  44  42  41

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Patchy drizzle
                    until early morning. A slight chance of rain
                    late in the evening...then a chance of rain
                    after midnight.
CWR.................4 percent...increasing to 44 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Min temperature.....Around 37.
Max humidity........92 percent.
Eye level winds.....East winds 12 to 14 mph.
Wind shift..........
Mixing height.......2000-2400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 20 to 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good (33100 knot-ft).
Pcpn amount.........0.07 inches.

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........72  74  76  78  81  84  87  90  93  94  96  97
Weather cov.....PTY PTY PTY PTY SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....DZL DZL DZL DZL RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN
Tstm cov........NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   40  40  40  40
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............40  40  40  39  39  39  40  40  40  39  39  39
RH..............82  82  82  85  85  85  82  82  82  85  85  85
Eye lvl wnd dir.E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
Eye lvl wnd spd.7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   8   8
Eye lvl wnd gst.25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25
Mix hgt (kft)...2.4 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.2 2.1 2.0 2.0
Transp wind dir.SE  SE  E   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
Transp wind spd.21  22  22  22  21  20  20  20  20  20  20  20
VRate kt-ft/100042  42  42  40  38  36  36  37  38  36  34  33

$$
Forecaster...DUDA
Requested by...TEST
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707348.0/CAR
.EMAIL malcolm.walker@noaa.gov



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