Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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SPOT FORECAST FOR POOLER FARM...NPS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
829 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EDT ON SEPTEMBER 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION TODAY, USHERING IN A
COOL DRY AIRMASS. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DROP TO AROUND 45
PERCENT BEHIND THE FRONT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS THIS MORNING
WILL PICK UP OUT OF THE WEST TO NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). AREAS OF FOG
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE THIS MORNING...BECOMING
                    WEST TO NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800-3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 8 TO 15 MPH.
WAVE HEIGHT.........4 FEET.

TIME (EDT)          10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............37  38  38  39  39  42  45  45
WEATHER TYPE........
TEMP................59  62  64  65  66  66  65  64
RH..................69  62  56  52  48  47  46  46
EYE LVL WND DIR.....W   W   W   W   W   W   NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.....3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.....6   6   6   9   9   9   9   9
MIX HGT (KFT).......3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....9   8   8   8   8   10  13  15
CHC OF PCPN (%).....0   0   0   0   10  0   0   0
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)....3   3   3   4   4   4   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
MAX HUMIDITY........67 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 18 TO 24 MPH.
WAVE HEIGHT.........3 FEET.

TIME (EDT)          6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).............40  33  26  19  13  9   8   9   9   6   3   0
WEATHER TYPE........
TEMP................62  59  56  54  51  49  47  45  44  42  41  40
RH..................48  51  55  57  61  61  63  65  65  67  67  67
EYE LVL WND DIR.....NW  N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
EYE LVL WND SPD.....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.....9   9   9   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6
MIX HGT (KFT).......3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0
TRANSP WIND DIR.NW  N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
TRANSP WIND SPD.....18  21  23  23  24  24  24  23  23  23  23  23
CHC OF PCPN (%).....0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)....3   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........27 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS UP TO 4 MPH UNTIL LATE
                    AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 14 TO 23 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 9 TO 12
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
WAVE HEIGHT.........2 FEET...SUBSIDING TO 1 FEET IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)          6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............0   0   5   3   1   0   1   3   5   4   3   2
WEATHER TYPE........
TEMP................39  39  40  42  45  49  52  54  56  56  55  53
RH..................67  64  59  53  45  37  32  30  27  29  31  35
EYE LVL WND DIR.....N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NW  W   SW
EYE LVL WND SPD.....4   4   5   4   4   4   4   4   3   2   2   2
EYE LVL WND GST.....6   6               6   6   6   6   6
MIX HGT (KFT).......3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 3.0
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NW  NW  NW  W
TRANSP WIND SPD.....23  22  22  20  18  16  15  14  12  10  10  9
CHC OF PCPN (%).....0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)....2   2   2   2   1   1   1   0   0   0   0   0

$$
FORECASTER...HASTINGS
REQUESTED BY...NPS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140918.POOLE.01/CAR





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