Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BAKER ISLAND...ACADIA NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
847 AM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON AUGUST 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON. THIS MAY RESULT IN
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THUNDERS MAY CONTAIN GUSTY WINDS. SHOWERS
ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY AS AN UPPER TROUGH MOVES ACROSS THE REGION.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 6 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300-2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 29 MPH.
WAVE HEIGHT.........4 FEET.
WAVE HEIGHT.........4 FEET.

TIME (EDT)          12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............22  25  29  32  37  43
WEATHER TYPE........            RW  RW  RW
TEMP................65  65  65  65  65  65
RH..................87  87  87  87  87  87
EYE LVL WND DIR.....SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
EYE LVL WND SPD.....6   6   6   6   5   5
EYE LVL WND GST.....9   9   9   9   9   9
MIX HGT (KFT).......1.9 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....28  29  29  29  28  26
CHC OF PCPN (%).....10  10  10  20  20  20
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)....4   4   4   4   4   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 4 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900-2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 16 TO 24 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 6 TO 14
                    MPH LATE IN THE EVENING.
WAVE HEIGHT.........4 FEET.
WAVE HEIGHT.........4 FEET.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............54     72     67     64     66     59
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP................65     64     63     62     62     61
RH..................87     87     90     93     90     87
EYE LEVEL WIND......SW 5   SW 4   SW 4   SW 3   W 2    NW 2
EYE LVL WND GST.....9             6             3
MIX HGT (FT)........1900   1900   2000   2100   2200   2200
TRANSPORT WIND......W 24   W 21   W 16   W 12   NW 8   NW 6
CHC OF PCPN (%).....20     30     30     30     20     20
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)....3      3      4      4      4      4

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........65 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-4200 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4300-4400 FT
                    AGL LATE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6 TO 13 MPH...INCREASING TO 16 TO 22 MPH
                    LATE.
WAVE HEIGHT.........5 FEET.
WAVE HEIGHT.........5 FEET.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............49     37     28     21     17     20
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR
TEMP................60     61     63     65     67     67
RH..................90     87     84     75     65     65
EYE LEVEL WIND......NW 3   NW 4   NW 3   NW 3   NW 3   NW 4
EYE LVL WND GST.....       6                           6
MIX HGT (FT)........2300   2500   3100   3700   4200   4300
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 6   N 7    N 8    N 9    N 13   N 18
CHC OF PCPN (%).....20     10     0      0      0      10
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)....4      5      4      4      4      4

$$
FORECASTER...MIGNONE
REQUESTED BY...FRED MASON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140827.BAKER.02/CAR






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