Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Spot Forecast for Acadia Telescope Event...National Park Service
National Weather Service Caribou ME
925 AM EDT Fri Sep 22 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 1400 EDT on September 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service at 207-492-0166.

.DISCUSSION...

Long period swell from Jose will continue to produce high surf conditions
tonight but no runup beyond the Highest Astronomical Tide level is expected.

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.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 68.
Surface winds.......Northeast winds 9 to 10 mph.
Wave height.........5 feet.
Sea surface temp....56 Degrees Fahrenheit.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.
CEILING (FT)........None.
Visibility..........9 nautical miles.
SUNSET..............6:30 PM

TIME (EDT)      2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........72  71  71  70
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........NO  NO  NO  NO
Temp............67  67  66  66
Surface wnd dir.NE  NE  NE  NE
Surface wnd spd.10  10  10  9
Surface wnd gst.20  20  20  20
Wave height (ft)5   5   4   4
SST (F).........56  56  56  56
Ceiling (kft)...NA  NA  NA  NA
Visibility (nm).9   9   9   9

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent).
Min temperature.....Around 52.
Surface winds.......Northeast winds 7 to 9 mph.
Wave height.........3 feet...subsiding to 1 foot.
Sea surface temp....56 Degrees Fahrenheit.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.
CEILING (FT)........None.
Visibility..........9 nautical miles.
SUNRISE.............6:21 AM

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........70  69  69  69  69  69  69  69  69  70  71  72
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO
Temp............64  61  59  58  56  55  55  55  55  54  54  53
Surface wnd dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Surface wnd spd.9   9   8   8   8   8   7   7   7   7   6   6
Surface wnd gst.20  20  20  20  15  15  15  15  15  10  10  10
Wave height (ft)3   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
SST (F).........56  56  56  56  56  56  56  56  56  56  56  56
Ceiling (kft)...NA  NA  NA  NA  NA  NA  NA  NA  NA  NA  NA  NA
Visibility (nm).9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (45-55 percent)...then becoming
                    sunny (20-30 percent). Areas of fog early in
                    the morning.
Max temperature.....Around 71.
Surface winds.......Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph early in the
                    morning...becoming light.
Wave height.........Less than 1 foot.
Visibility..........9 nautical miles...decreasing to 1.00 nautical
                    miles early in the morning.

TIME (EDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........73  74  75  67  59  51  43  35  27  26  26  25
Weather cov.....        ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS
Weather type....        FOG FOG FOG FOG FOG FOG FOG FOG FOG FOG
Tstm cov........NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO
Temp............54  56  57  60  62  65  66  67  68  70  71  70
Surface wnd dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   SE  SE  SE  S   S
Surface wnd spd.6   6   5   4   3   2   1   1   0   0   0   1
Surface wnd gst.10  10      5   5
Wave height (ft)0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Visibility (nm).9   9   1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0

$$
Forecaster...MIGNONE
Requested by...Stuart West, Chief Ranger
Type of request...MARINE
.TAG 1716138.0/CAR
.EMAIL stuart_west@nps.gov



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