Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Recreational Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
303 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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Top of Mount Katahdin-
303 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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

.TODAY...Summit in and out of clouds this morning...then summit
becoming obscured. Showers likely this morning...then showers and
thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall possible
this afternoon. High around 54. Southwest winds around 15 mph.
Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Lightning risk is significant.
.TONIGHT...Summit in and out of clouds until midnight...then
becoming mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely until
midnight...then isolated showers after midnight. Low around 49.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Lightning risk is significant.
.FRIDAY...Summit in and out of clouds in the morning...then becoming
mostly cloudy. High around 51. Northwest winds around 10 mph. No
lightning risk.

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Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument-
303 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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

.TODAY...Cloudy. Showers likely this morning...then showers and
thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall possible
this afternoon. Not as warm with high around 69. Southwest winds
around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Lightning risk is
significant.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely until
midnight...then isolated showers after midnight. Low around 58.
Southwest winds around 10 mph until midnight becoming light winds.
Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Lightning risk is significant.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. High around 72. Light winds. No lightning
risk.

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Top of Cadillac Mountain-
303 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

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

.TODAY...Cloudy this morning...then summit in and out of clouds.
Areas of fog this morning. Scattered showers. Cooler. Near steady
temperatures around 61. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of
precipitation 40 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured. Areas of fog. Scattered showers until
midnight. isolated showers after midnight. Low around 59. Southwest
winds around 20 mph shifting to the west 10 to 15 mph after
midnight. Chance of precipitation 40 percent. No lightning risk.
.FRIDAY...Summit obscured in the morning...then summit in and out of
clouds. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon. High around 67.
Northwest winds around 10 mph in the morning becoming light winds.
Chance of precipitation 20 percent. No lightning risk.

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Moosehead Lake-
303 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...MOOSEHEAD LAKE...

.TODAY...Cloudy. Showers likely this morning...then showers and
thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall possible
this afternoon. High around 69. Light winds becoming southwest
around 10 mph this afternoon. Waves 1 foot. Chance of precipitation
70 percent. Lightning risk is significant.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and thunderstorms until
midnight. Low around 57. Waves 1 foot. Light winds. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Lightning risk is elevated.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. High around 69. Waves 1 foot. Light winds
becoming northwest around 10 mph in the afternoon. No lightning
risk.

$$

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Upper Penobscot Watershed-
303 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...UPPER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Cloudy. Scattered showers this morning...then showers
likely with scattered thunderstorms this afternoon. Locally heavy
rainfall possible this afternoon. Not as warm with high around 71.
Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Lightning risk is significant.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers until midnight...then
isolated showers after midnight. Low around 59. Southwest winds
around 10 mph until midnight becoming light winds. Chance of
precipitation 50 percent. Lightning risk is significant.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. High around 74. Light winds. 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-
303 AM EDT Thu Jul 27 2017

...LOWER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Cloudy. Scattered showers. Not as warm with high around 72.
Southwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Lightning risk is elevated.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers until midnight. Areas of
fog after midnight. Low around 60. South winds around 10 mph until
midnight becoming light winds. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
No lightning risk.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy in the morning...then becoming partly sunny.
High around 76. Light winds. 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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