Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Spot Forecast for Butler Island Prescription...MAINE FOREST SERVICE
National Weather Service Caribou ME
1009 AM EDT Mon Oct 23 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 EDT on October 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service at 207-492-0166.

.DISCUSSION...

No measurable rain is expected today. Winds will be south
at 5 to 10 mph.

Weather Coverage Abbreviations... SCH=Slight Chance, ISO=Isolated,
CHC=Chance, SCT=Scattered, LKY=Likely, NUM=Numerous,
DEF=Definite, WID=Widespread, OCL=Occasional, PDS=Periods,
ARS=Areas, PTY=Patchy

Weather Type Abbreviations... DYT=Dry Thunderstorms, TSM=Thunderstorms,
SN=Snow, RN=Rain, SW=Snow Showers, RW=Rain Showers,
DZL=Drizzle, FZR=Freezing Rain, FZD=Freezing Drizzle, SLT=Sleet,
FZF=Freezing Fog, IFG=Ice Fog, HAZ=Haze, BSN=Blowing Snow,
SMK=Smoke, FST=Frost, FZS=Freezing Spray, RS=Rain/Snow,
DZF=Drizzle/Fog, SNF=Snow/Fog, RNF=Rain/Fog,
ZRS=Freezing Rain/Snow

Other Abbreviations... NA=Not Available, M=Missing

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 63.
Min humidity........52 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds...becoming south 5 to 7 mph late in
                    the morning.
WIND SHIFT..........No significant wind shift is expected.
Mixing height.......1700-3200 ft AGL...increasing to 3400-4200 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 10 to 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to good (14500-58300 knot-ft).
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.

TIME (EDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........77  71  65  59  54  54  55  56
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Temp............50  54  58  61  63  63  62  60
RH..............74  66  60  56  54  52  54  58
Eye lvl wnd dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   3   4   4   4   4   4   3
Eye lvl wnd gst.5       10  10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...1.7 2.5 3.2 3.8 4.2 4.1 3.8 3.4
Transp wind dir.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Transp wind spd.10  12  13  14  14  16  17  18
VRate kt-ft/100015  25  36  44  52  57  58  55

.TONIGHT...

CWR.................0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 50.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Eye level winds.....South winds around 5 mph early in the
                    evening...becoming light...then becoming south
                    around 5 mph late.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Temp............58  56  54  52  51  50  50  50  50  50  50  51
RH..............62  69  77  80  89  89  93  96  96  100 100 100
Eye lvl wnd dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Eye lvl wnd spd.3   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   3   3
Eye lvl wnd gst.    5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   10  10  10

.TUESDAY...

CWR.................4 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
Min humidity........78 percent.
Eye level winds.....South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Pcpn amount.........0.01 inches.

TIME (EDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Temp............51  52  53  55  57  59  62  63  65  65  65  64
RH..............100 100 100 100 93  90  81  81  78  78  78  81
Eye lvl wnd dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Eye lvl wnd spd.3   4   4   4   4   4   5   5   5   5   6   6
Eye lvl wnd gst.10  10  15  15  15  15  15  20  20  20  20  20

$$
Forecaster...DUDA
Requested by...Will Barnum
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1717714.0/CAR
.EMAIL ranger.will.barnum@gmail.com


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