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SPOT FORECAST FOR FORT KNOX RX...MAINE FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
1024 AM EDT WED APR 27 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EDT ON APRIL 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
LOWER AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES TODAY AND TOMORROW WITH GOOD
MIXING. NO CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL RISING TO 7000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............0   0   1   3   4   12  20  29
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............NONENONENONENONENONENONENONENONE
TEMP................42  44  46  47  48  48  48  48
RH..................39  30  27  25  23  23  24  24
20 FT WIND DIR......NW  W   W   W   W   W   W   W
20 FT WIND SPD......8   9   10  10  12  10  10  9
20 FT WIND GUST.....15  15  15  15  20  15  15  15

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 24.
MAX HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH UNTIL EARLY
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............37     53     43     34     24     23
WEATHER COV.........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................46     43     36     32     29     27
RH..................26     30     40     49     55     63
20 FT WIND..........W 9    W 7    W 6    W 5    NW 3   NW 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     15     10     10     5      10

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO 5000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............21     20     18     15     13     12
WEATHER COV.........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................24     31     36     42     47     46
RH..................74     58     43     31     25     27
20 FT WIND..........NW 7   NW 8   W 9    W 9    W 10   W 8
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     15     15     15     15     15

$$
FORECASTER...FOISY
REQUESTED BY...JILL FRENCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160427.FORTK.02/GYX



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