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Recreation Report for New Hampshire and western Maine
National Weather Service Gray ME
318 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

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Elevations From 2500 Feet to 4000 Feet in Northern New Hampshire and
the Western Maine Mountains-
318 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...Recreation forecast for elevations between 2500 and 4000 feet in
northern New Hampshire and the western Maine mountains...

.TODAY...Summits obscured. A slight chance of showers this morning,
then showers and thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds, and small hail this
afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Chance of rain 70 percent. Lightning threat is high.
.TONIGHT...Summits obscured. A chance of thunderstorms in the
evening. A chance of showers. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds, and small hail in the evening. Lows in the mid 50s. West
winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of rain
50 percent. Lightning threat is moderate.
.WEDNESDAY...Summits obscured. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds
20 to 30 mph. No lightning is expected.

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Summits Above 4000 Feet in Northern New Hampshire and Western Maine-
318 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...Recreation forecast for summits above 4000 feet in northern New Hampshire and western Maine...

.TODAY...Summits obscured. A slight chance of showers this morning,
then showers and thunderstorms likely this afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds, and small hail this
afternoon. Highs in the mid 60s...except in the upper 50s at
elevations above 5000 feet. Southwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts
up to 35 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent. Lightning threat is
moderate.
.TONIGHT...Summits obscured. A chance of thunderstorms in the
evening. A chance of showers. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds, and small hail in the evening. Lows around 50...except in the
mid 40s at elevations above 5000 feet. West winds 20 to 30 mph. At
elevations above 5000 feet, west winds around 35 mph increasing to
northwest around 45 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Lightning threat is moderate.
.WEDNESDAY...Summits obscured. A chance of showers in the morning.
Highs in the upper 50s...except around 50 at elevations above
5000 feet. Northwest winds 35 to 45 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.
Chance of rain 30 percent. No lightning is expected.

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Summits of Mount Monadnock and North Pack Monadnock Mountain-
318 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...Recreation forecast for summits of Mount Monadnock and North Pack Monadnock mountain...

.TODAY...Summits obscured. A chance of showers. A chance of
thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest
winds up to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Lightning threat is
low.
.TONIGHT...Summits obscured. Lows in the lower 60s. West winds 10 to
15 mph. Lightning threat is very low.
.WEDNESDAY...Summits obscured. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest
winds 10 to 15 mph. No lightning is expected.

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Islands of Casco Bay Maine-
318 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...Recreation Forecast for the Islands of Casco Bay Maine...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog this morning. Areas of fog this
afternoon. A chance of showers. A chance of thunderstorms this
afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds becoming
south around 15 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Lightning threat is very low.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Lows around 60. South winds
around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph in the evening becoming light
and variable. Lightning threat is very low.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning. Highs in
the upper 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph. No lightning is
expected.

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Islands and Necks of the Mid Coast of Maine-
318 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...Recreation Forecast for the Islands and Necks of the Mid Coast of Maine...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of dense fog this morning. A slight
chance of showers this morning, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms this afternoon. Visibility one quarter mile or less at
times this morning. Highs in the lower 70s. Light and variable winds
becoming south around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph this afternoon.
Chance of rain 30 percent. Lightning threat is very low.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Visibility one quarter mile
or less at times. Lows around 60. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
Lightning threat is very low.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning. Visibility
one quarter mile or less at times in the morning. Highs in the upper
70s. Light and variable winds becoming west around 10 mph in the
afternoon. No lightning is expected.

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Islands of Penobscot Bay Maine-
318 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...Recreation Forecast for the Islands of Penobscot Bay Maine...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog this morning. A slight chance
of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Visibility one quarter
mile or less at times this morning. Highs in the upper 60s. South
winds up to 10 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent. Lightning threat is
very low.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Visibility one quarter mile
or less at times. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds up to
10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Lightning threat is very low.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning. Visibility
one quarter mile or less at times in the morning. Highs in the lower
70s. West winds up to 10 mph. No lightning is expected.

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Offshore Islands of Monhegan, Matinicus and Criehaven-
318 AM EDT Tue Aug 15 2017

...Recreation Forecast for the Offshore Islands of Monhegan, Matinicus and Criehaven...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of dense fog this morning. A slight
chance of showers this morning, then a chance of showers and
thunderstorms this afternoon. Visibility one quarter mile or less at
times this morning. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds up to
10 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent. No lightning is expected.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog. Visibility one quarter mile
or less at times. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph. Lightning threat is very low.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog in the morning. Highs in
the upper 60s. West winds up to 10 mph. No lightning is expected.

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