Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR VISTA  5...ACADIA NATIONAL PARK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
945 AM EDT THU MAY 21 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 EDT ON MAY 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE AREA TODAY. WINDS WILL
WILL PICK UP OUT OF THE WEST TO SOUTHWEST INTO THE AFTERNOON. A FEW
SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS MAINLY THE NORTH AND WEST THIS
AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT. A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION FRIDAY
BRINGING MORE WIDESPREAD RAINFALL. TOTAL RAIN AMOUNTS WILL BE A
QUARTER OF AN INCH OR LESS.

&&

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 9
                    TO 14 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400-6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 22 TO 24 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............18  21  24  20  17  14
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................62  64  64  63  62  60
RH..................36  34  34  35  36  41
EYE LVL WND DIR.....SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
EYE LVL WND SPD.....7   8   8   8   8   8
EYE LVL WND GST.....20  20  25  25  20  20
MIX HGT (KFT).......6.2 6.3 6.2 6.0 5.7 5.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.....W   W   W   SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....24  24  24  23  23  22
CHC OF PCPN (%).....0   0   0   0   0   0

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MAX HUMIDITY........86 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 13 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200-5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 23 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).............24  24  24  30  37  46  54  62  68  71  74  75
WEATHER COV.........                                        ISO ISO
WEATHER TYPE........                                        RW  RW
TSTM COV............
TEMP................58  55  53  51  50  49  48  48  48  47  47  47
RH..................45  53  59  63  68  71  77  80  80  83  86  86
EYE LVL WND DIR.....SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.....8   8   7   7   7   7   6   6   5   5   5   5
EYE LVL WND GST.....20  20  20  20  20  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT).......5.0 4.6 4.2 3.9 3.7 3.5 3.3 3.3 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.6
TRANSP WIND DIR.....SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....21  21  20  20  21  21  22  23  23  23  23  23
CHC OF PCPN (%).....0   0   0   0   0   0   10  10  10  10  20  20

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......40 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800-5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 14 TO 23 MPH...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 16
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)          6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............75  75  74  73  72  71  71  71  71  74  78  81
WEATHER COV.........ISO SCT CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE........RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV............
TEMP................48  50  52  53  55  56  57  58  58  58  56  55
RH..................86  83  80  77  72  69  67  64  64  62  66  66
EYE LVL WND DIR.....S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW
EYE LVL WND SPD.....5   5   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.....15  15  15  15  15  15  15  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT).......3.8 4.0 4.2 4.5 4.7 5.0 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.4 5.3 5.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.....SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W
TRANSP WIND SPD.....23  22  22  20  17  14  13  10  10  12  14  16
CHC OF PCPN (%).....20  30  30  30  30  30  40  40  40  40  40  40

$$
FORECASTER...HASTINGS
REQUESTED BY...FRED MASON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150521.VISTA.02/CAR


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