Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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SPOT FORECAST FOR OLD TOWN FIRE CREW...MAINE FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
1036 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1046 EDT ON APRIL 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE AREA WILL BRING A SUNNY AND DRY DAY
TODAY. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL DROP TO AROUND 20 PERCENT AS
HIGH TEMPERATURES REACH AROUND 50 DEGREES. LIGHT WINDS WILL
GRADUALLY BECOME SOUTHWESTERLY AROUND 10 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON.
PEAK WIND GUSTS MAY REACH 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-2200 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5600-6500 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 1 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............1      3      4      6
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................44     47     50     50
RH..................24     25     22     27
EYE LEVEL WIND......SE 2   S 4    SW 4   SW 4
EYE LVL WND GST.....15     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........4400   5200   5900   6500
TRANSPORT WIND......W 7    W 10   W 10   W 9
CHC OF PCPN (%).....0      0      0      0

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 28.
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH
                    AROUND 5 MPH LATE.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800-4700 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 100-1200 FT
                    AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 1 TO 9 MPH...BECOMING NORTH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............7      9      10     12     15     16
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................48     43     37     32     29     28
RH..................39     53     67     78     88     88
EYE LEVEL WIND......SW 4   S 3    W 2    NW 2   N 2    N 2
EYE LVL WND GST.....15     15     15     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........4700   1200   300    100    200    600
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 9   S 8    S 3    SE 1   N 2    N 7
CHC OF PCPN (%).....0      0      0      0      0      0

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200-2900 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5500-5900 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............12     12     10     9      8      10
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................31     34     41     49     56     56
RH..................72     61     48     36     29     30
EYE LEVEL WIND......N 3    N 4    N 4    N 3    NW 3   NW 3
EYE LVL WND GST.....10     10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........1200   2100   3800   5100   5500   5900
TRANSPORT WIND......N 10   N 10   N 8    N 6    NW 5   N 6
CHC OF PCPN (%).....0      0      0      0      0      0

$$
FORECASTER...ARNOTT
REQUESTED BY...JEREMIAH CROCKETT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160429.OLDTO.01/CAR



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