Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Spot Forecast for Schillinger Rd...Danforth Fire Department
National Weather Service Caribou ME
358 PM EDT Tue Oct 17 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1700 EDT on October 17.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service at 207-492-0166.

.DISCUSSION...

Continued dry. Breezy southwest winds till sunset, then winds subsiding
this 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
Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 52.
Min humidity........48 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southwest winds around 10 mph.
WIND SHIFT..........to West early Wednesday morning.
Mixing height.......4900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (66100 knot-ft).
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.

TIME (EDT)      5 PM
Sky (%).........31
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE
Tstm cov........NO
CWR.............0
LAL.............1
Temp............49
RH..............52
Eye level wind..SW 4G15
Mix hgt (ft)....4900
Transport wind..W 15
VRate kt-ft/100066

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50 percent)...then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (60-70 percent)...then becoming
                    partly cloudy (40-50 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Min temperature.....Around 36.
Max humidity........96 percent.
Eye level winds.....West winds 10 mph.
WIND SHIFT..........to Southwest by late afternoon
Mixing height.......2700-4600 ft AGL...decreasing to 2400-2600 ft
                    AGL after midnight.
Transport winds.....Southwest 18 to 25 mph...becoming west 22 to 30
                    mph in the late evening and overnight.
Smoke dispersal.....Good to excellent (45500-83800 knot-ft).
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.

TIME (EDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........38     47     62     71     74     50
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........NO     NO     NO     NO     NO     NO
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
Temp............48     45     43     42     40     37
RH..............54     58     65     67     76     89
Eye level wind..SW 4   S 4    SW 4   SW 4   SW 4   SW 4
Eye lvl wnd gst.15     15     15     10     15     10
Mix hgt (ft)....4600   3800   3300   2900   2600   2400
Transport wind..W 18   SW 25  W 29   SW 29  SW 24  W 22
VRate kt-ft/100073     82     83     71     55     47

$$
Forecaster...VJN
Requested by...Thomas Farr
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1717406.0/CAR
.EMAIL tgfarr1968@gmail.com



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