Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Recreational Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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Top of Mount Katahdin-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

.TODAY...Summit obscured until mid morning, then becoming cloudy.
Areas of fog until mid morning. Isolated showers until mid morning.
scattered showers this afternoon. Strong winds and not as cool with
high around 50. West winds 35 to 40 mph increasing to 45 to 50 mph
this afternoon. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. No lightning
risk.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Strong winds
and much cooler with low around 16. Northwest winds 45 to 50 mph
decreasing to 25 to 40 mph after midnight. Wind chill values as low
as 3 above after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Much cooler with high around 22. Northwest
winds 15 to 20 mph. Wind chill values as low as 4 above. No
lightning risk.

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Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

.TODAY...Cloudy. Areas of fog this morning. Scattered showers. Not
as cool with high around 59. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Much cooler
with low around 18. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values
as low as 11 after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Much cooler with high around 29. Northwest
winds around 10 mph. Wind chill values as low as 8 above in the
morning. No lightning risk.

$$

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Top of Cadillac Mountain-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy until mid morning, then becoming partly
sunny. Areas of fog until mid morning. patchy fog from late morning
on. Breezy and not as cool with high around 57. West winds 20 to
25 mph. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Patchy fog
until midnight. Breezy, cooler with low around 23. Northwest winds
20 to 25 mph. Wind chill values as low as 16 after midnight. No
lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Much cooler with high around 29. North
winds 10 to 15 mph. No lightning risk.

$$

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Top of Deboullie Mountain-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

.TODAY...Summit obscured. Areas of fog until mid morning. Scattered
showers. Not as cool with high around 51. Southwest winds around
20 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Much cooler
with low around 6 above. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Wind chill
values as low as 5 below after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Much cooler with high around 22. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values as low as 6 below in the morning. No
lightning risk.

$$

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Top of Mars Hill Mountain-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

.TODAY...Summit obscured, then becoming cloudy late this morning and
early afternoon, then summit in and out of clouds. Areas of fog this
morning. Scattered showers until mid morning...then isolated showers
late this morning. scattered showers this afternoon. Breezy and not
as cool with high around 55. Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Brisk and
much cooler with low around 11. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph. Wind
chill values as low as 3 below after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Much cooler with high around 23. Northwest winds
10 to 20 mph. Wind chill values as low as 5 below in the morning. No
lightning risk.

$$

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Top of White Cap Mountain-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

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

.TODAY...Cloudy. Areas of fog until mid morning. Isolated showers
until mid morning. scattered showers this afternoon. Windy and not
as cool with high around 57. West winds around 30 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Windy and
much cooler with low around 16. Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Wind
chill values as low as 5 above after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Much cooler with high around 21. Northwest
winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values as low as 5 above. No
lightning risk.

$$

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Moosehead Lake-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...MOOSEHEAD LAKE...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Isolated showers this morning.
scattered showers this afternoon. Not as cool with high around 60.
Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Much cooler
with low around 17. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values
as low as 10 above after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Much cooler with high around 29. Northwest
winds around 10 mph in the morning becoming light winds. No
lightning risk.

$$

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Allagash Wilderness Waterway-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...ALLAGASH WILDERNESS WATERWAY...

.TODAY...Cloudy. Areas of fog this morning. Scattered showers. Not
as cool with high around 54. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Clear. Much cooler with low around 11. Northwest winds
10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values as low as 4 above after midnight. No
lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Much cooler with high around 26. Light winds. No
lightning risk.

$$

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St Croix River-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...ST CROIX RIVER...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy, then becoming partly sunny early this
afternoon, then becoming mostly cloudy. Areas of fog this morning.
Isolated showers until mid morning. isolated showers late. Not as
cool with high around 61. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Much cooler
with low around 19. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values
as low as 14 after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Much cooler with high around 31. North
winds around 10 mph. Wind chill values as low as 9 above in the
morning. No lightning risk.

$$

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West Quoddy Head-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...WEST QUODDY HEAD...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy, then becoming partly sunny late this morning
and early afternoon, then becoming mostly cloudy. Isolated showers
until mid morning. Areas of fog this morning...then patchy fog this
afternoon. Not as cool with high around 53. Southwest winds around
15 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. No lightning risk. Water
temperature 41 degrees Fahrenheit.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Patchy fog
until midnight. Cooler with low around 26. Northwest winds 15 to
20 mph. No lightning risk. Water temperature 41 degrees Fahrenheit.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Much cooler with high around 34. North
winds 10 to 20 mph. No lightning risk. Water temperature 41 degrees
Fahrenheit.

$$

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Upper Penobscot Watershed-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...UPPER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog until mid morning. areas of fog
late this morning. Isolated showers until mid morning. isolated
showers this afternoon. Not as cool with high around 59. Southwest
winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Cooler with
low around 20. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values as
low as 13 after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Much cooler with high around 31. North
winds around 10 mph in the morning becoming light winds. Wind chill
values as low as 9 above in the morning. 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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Lower Penobscot Watershed-
302 AM EST Wed Feb 21 2018

...LOWER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy, then becoming partly sunny late this morning
and early afternoon, then becoming mostly cloudy. Areas of fog this
morning. Isolated showers until mid morning. isolated showers this
afternoon. Not as cool with high around 63. Southwest winds around
10 mph. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy until midnight, then clearing. Cooler with
low around 23. Northwest winds around 10 mph. Wind chill values as
low as 18 after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Much cooler with high around 35. North
winds around 10 mph in the morning becoming light winds. 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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