Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR NEZINSCOT WAY FIRE...MAINE FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
456 PM EDT SAT MAY 21 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1710 EDT ON MAY 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
...ANY WIND LATE THIS AFTERNOON WILL BECOME LIGHT AND VARIABLE
AFTER SUNSET. LOW RH VALUES AROUND 35-45 PERCENT WILL RECOVER TO
80-90 PERCENT TONIGHT. MORE MODERATE HUMIDITY LEVELS WITH CLOUDY
SKIES AND THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS EXPECTED ON SUNDAY...

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MAX HUMIDITY........86 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5300 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 400-1200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 3 TO 12 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 1 TO 2
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SURFACE WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............79     86     91     95     96     97
WEATHER COV.........NONE   NONE   NONE   ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................73     67     62     57     54     53
RH..................33     42     54     67     80     80
20 FT WIND..........S 6    S 5    S 3    SW 3   SW 3   NW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     5      5      5      5
SURFACE WIND........S 6    S 5    S 3    SW 3   SW 3   NW 2
SURFACE WND GST.....10     10     5      5      5      5

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 7
                    MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2300 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 3100-4500 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO
                    3700-5200 FT AGL EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...DECREASING TO 2900 FT AGL LATE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 8 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 12 TO
                    16 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURFACE WINDS.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 7
                    MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............96     92     94     92     86     89
WEATHER COV.........CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................54     57     60     63     65     64
RH..................80     80     69     62     60     63
20 FT WIND..........N 2    NE 2   E 3    E 6    E 7    E 7
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5             10     10
SURFACE WIND........N 2    NE 2   E 3    E 6    E 7    E 7
SURFACE WND GST.....5      5      5             10     10

$$
FORECASTER...CEMPA
REQUESTED BY...CORY GOLOB
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160521.NEZIN.01/GYX


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