Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Recreational Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

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Top of Mount Katahdin-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...Cloudy through early afternoon...then summit in and out of
clouds. A chance of snow until mid morning...then snow likely from
late morning on. High around 17. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Wind chill values as low as
7 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit in and out of clouds until midnight...then
becoming partly cloudy. Snow likely until midnight...then a slight
chance of snow after midnight. Low around 11. Southwest winds 10 to
20 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Wind chill values as low
as 4 below. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny and windy. High around 15. West winds 25 to
30 mph. Wind chill values as low as 8 below. No lightning risk.

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Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow until mid morning...then snow from
late morning on. High around 24. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation 80 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow likely until midnight...then a slight
chance of snow after midnight. Low around 11. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. High around 23. West winds around 10 mph.
Wind chill values as low as 5 above. No lightning risk.

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Top of Cadillac Mountain-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...Summit obscured. Snow. High around 31. Southeast winds
around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured until midnight...then becoming partly
cloudy. Snow likely until midnight...then a slight chance of snow
after midnight. Low around 19. Northeast winds around 10 mph
shifting to the northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation
70 percent. Wind chill values as low as 9 above after midnight. No
lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny and windy. High around 25. Northwest winds
15 to 30 mph. Wind chill values as low as 5 above. No lightning
risk.

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Top of Deboullie Mountain-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...Summit in and out of clouds. A slight chance of snow late
this morning. a chance of snow this afternoon. High around 20.
Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Wind chill values as low as 2 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured until midnight...then becoming cloudy. A
chance of snow until midnight. Not as cool with low around 8 above.
Light winds becoming west around 10 mph after midnight. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent. Wind chill values as low as 5 below after
midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Summit obscured in the morning...then summit in and out
of clouds. High around 17. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill
values as low as 4 below. No lightning risk.

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Top of Mars Hill Mountain-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...Cloudy until mid morning...then summit in and out of
clouds. A chance of snow this morning...then snow this afternoon.
Not as cool with high around 22. South winds around 10 mph. Chance
of precipitation 80 percent. Wind chill values as low as 1 above. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured until midnight...then becoming mostly
cloudy. Snow until midnight...then a chance of snow after midnight.
Low around 11. South winds around 10 mph shifting to the west after
midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Wind chill values as
low as 2 above after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy in the morning...then summit in and out of
clouds. High around 19. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values
as low as 1 above. No lightning risk.

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Top of White Cap Mountain-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

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

.TODAY...Summit in and out of clouds. Snow. High around 20.
Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Wind chill values as low as 2 above. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured until midnight...then becoming partly
cloudy. Snow likely until midnight. Low around 10 above. West winds
10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Wind chill values
as low as 5 below after midnight. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny in the morning...then becoming mostly
cloudy. Windy with high around 15. Northwest winds 20 to 30 mph.
Wind chill values as low as 10 below. No lightning risk.

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Moosehead Lake-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...MOOSEHEAD LAKE...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow until mid morning...then snow
likely from late morning on. High around 24. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy until midnight...then becoming partly
cloudy. A chance of snow until midnight. Low around 10 above. Light
winds. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. High around 23. West winds around 10 mph.
Wind chill values as low as 5 above. No lightning risk.

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Allagash Wilderness Waterway-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...ALLAGASH WILDERNESS WATERWAY...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow until mid morning...
then a chance of snow from late morning on. High around 24. Light
winds. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow until midnight. Not as
cool with low around 9 above. Light winds. Chance of precipitation
50 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly
sunny. High around 21. West winds around 10 mph. Wind chill values
as low as 3 above. No lightning risk.

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St Croix River-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...ST CROIX RIVER...

.TODAY...Cloudy, snow. Not as cool with high around 28. Light winds.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Snow until midnight...then a chance of snow after
midnight. Not as cool with low around 17. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. High around 27. West winds around 10 mph.
No lightning risk.

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West Quoddy Head-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...WEST QUODDY HEAD...

.TODAY...Cloudy, snow. Not as cool with high around 35. Southeast
winds 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph this afternoon. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk. Water temperature
44 degrees Fahrenheit.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Snow until midnight...then a chance of
snow after midnight. Low around 26. East winds 10 to 15 mph shifting
to the northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. No lightning risk. Water temperature 44 degrees
Fahrenheit.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. High around 31. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph. No lightning risk. Water temperature 44 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Upper Penobscot Watershed-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...UPPER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Cloudy, snow. High around 25. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy until midnight...then becoming partly cloudy. Snow
likely until midnight...then a slight chance of snow after midnight.
Low around 12. Light winds. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. No
lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. High around 25. West winds 10 mph. Wind
chill values as low as 6 above. 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-
338 AM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...LOWER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Cloudy, snow. High around 27. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy until midnight...then becoming partly cloudy. Snow
until midnight...then a slight chance of snow after midnight. Low
around 14. Light winds. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No
lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. High around 27. West winds around 10 mph.
Wind chill values as low as 9 above. 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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