Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Recreational Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

MEZ004-182200-
Top of Mount Katahdin-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon...then becoming mostly
cloudy. Not as cool with high around 34. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph shifting to the southwest this afternoon. Wind chill values
as low as 11. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy until midnight...then summit becoming obscured.
Freezing rain and snow likely. rain and sleet after midnight. Patchy
fog after midnight. Breezy and not as cool with low around 30.
Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph shifting to the south around 25 mph
after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Wind chill
values as low as 17. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Summit obscured. Patchy fog. Rain. snow in the afternoon.
Breezy with high around 40. Southwest winds around 25 mph. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 23. No
lightning risk.

$$

MEZ005-182200-
Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon...then becoming mostly
cloudy. High around 35. Light winds. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Freezing rain and snow likely. rain and sleet
after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Low around 28. Southeast
winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No
lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain. Not as cool with high around 45.
Southeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ029-182200-
Top of Cadillac Mountain-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.TODAY...Mostly sunny through early afternoon...then becoming mostly
cloudy. High around 40. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph shifting to the
southwest 10 to 15 mph this afternoon. Wind chill values as low as
14. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy until midnight...then summit becoming obscured.
Patchy fog. Rain. Very windy and not as cool with low around 40.
Temperatures rising to around 49 after midnight. South winds 15 to
25 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph after midnight. Chance of
precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Summit obscured. Patchy fog. Rain. Very windy and not as
cool with high around 52. Southwest winds 30 to 40 mph. Chance of
precipitation 80 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ001-182200-
Top of Deboullie Mountain-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.TODAY...Partly sunny this morning...then becoming mostly cloudy.
High around 31. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the south
this afternoon. Wind chill values as low as 4 above. No lightning
risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow and freezing rain until
midnight...then freezing rain...snow AND sleet after midnight. Not
as cool with low around 28. Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of
precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Summit obscured. Patchy fog. Rain. High around 40.
Southeast winds 15 to 20 mph shifting to the south 10 to 15 mph in
the afternoon. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No
lightning risk.

$$

MEZ006-182200-
Top of Mars Hill Mountain-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon...then becoming mostly
cloudy. High around 30. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph this morning
becoming light winds. Wind chill values as low as 5 above. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy until midnight...then summit becoming obscured. A
chance of freezing rain and snow until midnight...then rain with
snow and freezing rain likely after midnight. Patchy fog after
midnight. Windy and not as cool with low around 29. South winds
10 to 15 mph increasing to southeast 20 to 30 mph after midnight.
Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Wind chill values as low as 19.
No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Summit obscured. Patchy fog. Rain, windy and not as cool
with high around 45. Southeast winds 25 to 30 mph shifting to the
south 15 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation
90 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ010-182200-
Top of White Cap Mountain-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

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

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon...then becoming mostly
cloudy. A slight chance of rain and snow late. Not as cool with high
around 35. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the southwest
this afternoon. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Wind chill
values as low as 11. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy until midnight...then summit becoming obscured.
Freezing rain and snow likely until midnight...then rain and sleet
after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Breezy and not as cool
with low around 31. South winds 15 to 20 mph increasing to around
25 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Wind
chill values as low as 20. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Summit obscured. Patchy fog. Rain. snow likely in the
afternoon. Breezy with high around 44. Southwest winds 20 to 25 mph.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ010-182200-
Moosehead Lake-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...MOOSEHEAD LAKE...

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon...then becoming mostly
cloudy. A slight chance of rain and snow late. High around 36. Light
winds. Waves 1 foot. Chance of precipitation 20 percent. No
lightning risk. Water temperature 55 degrees Fahrenheit.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Snow likely with a chance of freezing rain until
midnight. rain and sleet. Patchy fog after midnight. Not as cool
with low around 32. Waves 2 feet. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk. Water
temperature 55 degrees Fahrenheit.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain. High around 42. Waves 3 feet.
Southeast winds around 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.
Water temperature 55 degrees Fahrenheit.

$$

MEZ001-182200-
Allagash Wilderness Waterway-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...ALLAGASH WILDERNESS WATERWAY...

.TODAY...Partly sunny this morning...then becoming mostly cloudy.
High around 33. Light winds. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of freezing rain and snow until
midnight...then freezing rain with snow likely with rain and sleet
after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Not as cool with low
around 26. Southeast winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
90 percent. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain. High around 41. Southeast winds
around 10 mph shifting to the south in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ030-182200-
St Croix River-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...ST CROIX RIVER...

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon...then becoming mostly
cloudy. High around 39. Northwest winds around 10 mph this morning
becoming light winds. Wind chill values as low as 15. No lightning
risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of rain and snow with a slight chance of
freezing rain until midnight...then rain after midnight. Patchy fog
after midnight. Low around 32. Temperatures rising to around
43 after midnight. Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph
after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No lightning
risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain. Not as cool with high around 52.
South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No
lightning risk.

$$

MEZ030-182200-
West Quoddy Head-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...WEST QUODDY HEAD...

.TODAY...Mostly sunny through early afternoon...then becoming mostly
cloudy. High around 43. West winds 10 to 20 mph. Wind chill values
as low as 18. No lightning risk. Water temperature 52 degrees
Fahrenheit.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of rain until midnight...then rain after
midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Breezy and not as cool with low
around 42. South winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph after
midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.
Water temperature 52 degrees Fahrenheit.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain, windy and not as cool with high
around 55. South winds 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation
90 percent. No lightning risk. Water temperature 52 degrees
Fahrenheit.

$$

MEZ004>006-010-011-031-182200-
Upper Penobscot Watershed-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...UPPER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon...then becoming mostly
cloudy. High around 38. Light winds. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of freezing rain...snow AND rain until
midnight...then rain with freezing rain likely after midnight.
Patchy fog after midnight. Not as cool with low around 31. Light
winds becoming southeast around 10 mph after midnight. Chance of
precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain. High around 47. Southeast winds
around 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.

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

$$

MEZ011-015-016-031-182200-
Lower Penobscot Watershed-
259 AM EST Sat Nov 18 2017

...LOWER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon...then becoming mostly
cloudy. A slight chance of rain late. High around 40. Light winds.
Chance of precipitation 20 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain. Not as cool with low around 35.
Temperatures rising to around 45 after midnight. Southeast winds
around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No lightning
risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Patchy fog. Rain. Not as cool with high around 51.
South winds around 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. 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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