Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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SPOT FORECAST FOR S-130 FIRE TRAINING...ACADIA NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
812 AM EDT SAT APR 12 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0825 EDT ON APRIL 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
ANY SHOWERS SHOULD END BY MID MORNING WITH DECREASING CLOUDINESS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY (30-50 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS TIL MID MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT (AFTERNOON).
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST UP TO
                    6 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800-4700 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4800 FT AGL
                    LATE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH...INCREASING TO WEST 15
                    TO 24 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)          8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............50  41  31  24  21  20  21  21  22  23
WEATHER TYPE........
TEMP................46  48  50  53  55  57  58  59  59  58
RH..................55  50  45  40  35  32  30  30  35  40
EYE LVL WND DIR.....N   NW  NW  NW  W   W   W   W   W   W
EYE LVL WND SPD.....2   3   4   5   5   6   7   7   6   5
EYE LVL WND GST.....9   9   9   12  12  12  12  12  12  12
MIX HGT (KFT).......3.2 3.4 3.7 3.9 4.2 4.4 4.6 4.7 4.8 4.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   N   N   NW  NW  W   W   W   W   W
TRANSP WIND SPD.....6   7   9   13  15  18  21  22  23  24
CHC OF PCPN (%).....10  0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

$$
FORECASTER...VJN
REQUESTED BY...DAN PERKINS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140412.S130F.01/CAR








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