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Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Spot Forecast for TEST...TEST
National Weather Service Caribou ME
355 PM EDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1600 EDT on April 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service at 207-492-0166.

.DISCUSSION...
Dry conditions this afternoon with areas of fog developing tonight. Winds will
be shifting to the south-southwest later this afternoon into the evening

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 sunny (25-35 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 46.
Min humidity........79 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southwest winds 9 to 10 mph.
Wind shift..........Southwest 10 to 15 mph shifting to the south from 415pm-615pm.
Mixing height.......1700-2100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 8 to 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair (15500 knot-ft).
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.

TIME (EDT)      4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........31  24
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........NO  NO
CWR.............0   0
LAL.............1   1
Temp............46  46
RH..............83  79
Eye lvl wnd dir.SW  SW
Eye lvl wnd spd.5   6
Eye lvl wnd gst.15  20
Mix hgt (kft)...2.1 1.7
Transp wind dir.SW  SW
Transp wind spd.8   12
VRate kt-ft/100016  17

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30 percent). Areas of fog
                    after midnight.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Min temperature.....Around 38.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Eye level winds.....West winds 8 to 12 mph.
Wind shift..........South to southwest 10 mph shifting to the west from 930pm-1130pm.
Mixing height.......700-2300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 14 to 23 mph...becoming west 17 to 26
                    mph late in the evening.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (11800-38700 knot-ft).
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........19  13  8   9   14  19  26  32  36  38  38  37
Weather cov.....                            ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS
Weather type....                            FOG FOG FOG FOG FOG
Tstm cov........NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............44  41  40  40  41  43  43  42  41  40  39  38
RH..............86  96  100 100 96  89  89  93  96  100 100 100
Eye lvl wnd dir.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W
Eye lvl wnd spd.7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   5   5
Eye lvl wnd gst.20  20  20  20  20  20  20  25  20  20  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...1.3 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.8 1.0 1.2 1.4 1.7 1.9 2.1 2.3
Transp wind dir.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W
Transp wind spd.14  16  18  21  23  24  26  26  26  23  20  17
VRate kt-ft/100015  14  12  13  16  21  27  33  39  39  37  35

$$
Forecaster...HEWITT
Requested by...TEST
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707597.0/CAR
.EMAIL malcolm.walker@noaa.gov


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