Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Recreational Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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Top of Mount Katahdin-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
early...then showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Low
around 51. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation
80 percent. Lightning risk is extreme.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning. High around 56.
West winds 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Lightning risk is elevated.

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Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
early...then showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Low
around 65. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
80 percent. Lightning risk is extreme.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy in the morning...then clearing. Patchy
fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the
morning. High around 75. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 30 percent. Lightning risk is elevated.

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Top of Cadillac Mountain-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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

.TONIGHT...Partly sunny early...then becoming cloudy. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low around 65.
Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Lightning risk is elevated.
.WEDNESDAY...Summit obscured in the morning...then becoming mostly
cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning...then a slight chance of showers in
the afternoon. High around 70. Southwest winds 25 to 30 mph
decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation
40 percent. Lightning risk is elevated.

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Top of Deboullie Mountain-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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

.TONIGHT...Cloudy until midnight...then summit becoming obscured. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms early...then showers and
thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Low around 59. Southwest
winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Lightning
risk is extreme.
.WEDNESDAY...Summit obscured in the morning...then becoming partly
sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A slight chance of showers in the
morning. High around 66. Southwest winds around 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 20 percent. No lightning risk.

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Top of Mars Hill Mountain-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy until midnight...then summit becoming
obscured. Showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after midnight. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Low around
63. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Lightning risk is extreme.
.WEDNESDAY...Summit in and out of clouds in the morning...then
becoming partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of
showers and thunderstorms in the morning. High around 70. Southwest
winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Lightning
risk is elevated.

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Top of White Cap Mountain-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

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

.TONIGHT...Summit obscured. A slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms early...then showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Low
around 55. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation
80 percent. Lightning risk is extreme.
.WEDNESDAY...Summit obscured in the morning...then becoming partly
sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms in the morning. High around 61. West winds 15 to
20 mph. Chance of precipitation 30 percent. Lightning risk is
elevated.

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Moosehead Lake-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...MOOSEHEAD LAKE...

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
early...then showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Low around
61. South winds around 10 mph. Waves 3 feet. Chance of precipitation
90 percent. Lightning risk is extreme. Water temperature 71 degrees
Fahrenheit.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy in the morning...then clearing. Patchy
fog in the morning. A slight chance of showers in the morning. Not
as warm with high around 72. Waves 3 feet. West winds around 10 mph.
Chance of precipitation 20 percent. Lightning risk is elevated.
Water temperature 71 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Allagash Wilderness Waterway-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...ALLAGASH WILDERNESS WATERWAY...

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms early...
then showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Some thunderstorms may
produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Low around 61. South winds
around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. Lightning risk is
extreme.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Not as warm
with high around 70. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. No lightning
risk.

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St Croix River-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...ST CROIX RIVER...

.TONIGHT...Partly sunny early...then becoming cloudy. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms until midnight. showers and
thunderstorms likely after midnight. Some thunderstorms may produce
gusty winds and heavy rainfall after midnight. Low around 66. South
winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Lightning
risk is significant.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny.
Patchy fog in the morning. Showers and thunderstorms likely in the
morning...then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. High
around 78. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
60 percent. Lightning risk is significant.

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West Quoddy Head-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...WEST QUODDY HEAD...

.TONIGHT...Partly sunny early...then becoming cloudy. Patchy fog. A
chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low around 62.
South winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Lightning risk is elevated. Water temperature 58 degrees Fahrenheit.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning. Showers and
thunderstorms likely in the morning...then a chance of showers in
the afternoon. High around 68. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance
of precipitation 70 percent. Lightning risk is significant. Water
temperature 58 degrees Fahrenheit.

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Upper Penobscot Watershed-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...UPPER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. Showers and thunderstorms.
Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall. Low
around 66. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
90 percent. Lightning risk is extreme.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy in the morning...then clearing. Patchy fog in
the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.
High around 77. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Lightning risk is elevated.

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-
337 PM EDT Tue Aug 22 2017

...LOWER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog. A chance of showers and
thunderstorms until midnight. showers and thunderstorms after
midnight. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and heavy
rainfall until midnight. some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds
and heavy rainfall after midnight. Low around 67. South winds 10 to
15 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. Lightning risk is
extreme.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny.
Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in
the morning. High around 79. Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance
of precipitation 50 percent. Lightning risk is elevated.

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

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