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Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Recreational Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

MEZ004-192300-
Top of Mount Katahdin-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...TOP OF MOUNT KATAHDIN (5268`)...

.TODAY...Partly sunny this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
Patchy blowing snow until mid morning. Much cooler with high around
2 below. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Wind chill values as low as
25 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy until midnight, then summit in and out of clouds.
A chance of snow until midnight...then snow after midnight. Cold.
Near steady temperatures around 4 below. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph shifting to the south 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as
25 below. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Summit in and out of clouds. Snow. Areas of blowing snow
in the afternoon. Snow may be heavy at times in the afternoon.
Strong winds with high around 7 above. Southeast winds 25 to 45 mph
shifting to the east 35 to 50 mph in the afternoon. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as
27 below. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ005-192300-
Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...KATAHDIN WOODS AND WATERS NATIONAL MONUMENT...

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon, then becoming mostly
cloudy. Patchy blowing snow until mid morning. Much cooler with high
around 3 above. North winds 15 mph. Wind chill values as low as
20 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow until midnight...then snow after
midnight. Cold with low around 9 below. Light winds becoming
northeast 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 25 below after midnight. No
lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy, snow. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. Snow
may be heavy at times in the afternoon. High around 5 above.
Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 24 below. No lightning
risk.

$$

MEZ029-192300-
Top of Cadillac Mountain-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...TOP OF CADILLAC MOUNTAIN (1532`)...

.TODAY...Partly sunny. Cooler with high around 14. North winds 10 to
25 mph. Wind chill values as low as 9 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy until midnight, then summit in and out of clouds.
A chance of snow until midnight...then snow after midnight. Very
windy with low around 6 above. South winds 10 to 15 mph increasing
to southeast 25 to 45 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation
near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 12 below. No lightning
risk.
.SUNDAY...Summit in and out of clouds. Snow in the morning...then
freezing rain, sleet and snow in the afternoon. Precipitation may be
heavy at times. Strong winds with high around 23. East winds 40 to
55 mph shifting to the southeast 30 to 50 mph in the afternoon.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low
as 11 below in the morning. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ001-192300-
Top of Deboullie Mountain-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...TOP OF DEBOULLIE MOUNTAIN (1981`)...

.TODAY...Partly sunny. Patchy blowing snow until mid morning. Much
colder with high around 6 below. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph
decreasing to 15 mph this afternoon. Wind chill values as low as
35 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow until midnight...then
snow after midnight. Cold with low around 16 below. North winds
10 mph shifting to the northeast after midnight. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as
30 below. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy, snow. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. Snow
may be heavy at times in the afternoon. High around 1 below.
Northeast winds 10 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 34 below in the morning. No
lightning risk.

$$

MEZ006-192300-
Top of Mars Hill Mountain-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...TOP OF MARS HILL MOUNTAIN (1749`)...

.TODAY...Partly sunny. Patchy blowing snow until mid morning. Much
cooler with high around 4 below. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Wind
chill values as low as 32 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow until midnight...then
snow after midnight. Cold with low around 13 below. Northeast winds
10 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy, snow. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. Snow
may be heavy at times in the afternoon. Not as cool with high around
8 above. Northeast winds 10 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 29 below in the morning. No
lightning risk.

$$

MEZ010-192300-
Top of White Cap Mountain-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...TOP OF WHITE CAP MOUNTAIN (3654`)...

.TODAY...Partly sunny this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
Much cooler with high around 5 below. Northwest winds 10 to 20 mph
decreasing to 15 mph this afternoon. Wind chill values as low as
26 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow until midnight...then snow after
midnight. Brisk, cold with low around 6 below. South winds 15 mph
increasing to southeast 15 to 30 mph after midnight. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as
26 below. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy in the morning, then summit in and out of clouds.
Snow. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. Snow may be heavy at
times. Strong winds and not as cool with high around 5 above. East
winds 30 to 50 mph decreasing to 25 to 40 mph in the afternoon.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low
as 31 below. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ010-192300-
Moosehead Lake-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...MOOSEHEAD LAKE...

.TODAY...Partly sunny this morning, then becoming mostly cloudy.
Much cooler with high around 3 above. North winds 15 mph. Wind chill
values as low as 20 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow until midnight...then snow after
midnight. Cold with low around 6 below. Northeast winds 10 mph.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy, snow. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. High
around 3 above. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as
23 below. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ001-192300-
Allagash Wilderness Waterway-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...ALLAGASH WILDERNESS WATERWAY...

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon, then becoming mostly
cloudy. Patchy blowing snow until mid morning. Much cooler with high
around 3 below. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the north
this afternoon. Wind chill values as low as 28 below. No lightning
risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow until midnight...then
snow after midnight. Cold with low around 12 below. Northeast winds
10 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy, snow. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. Snow
may be heavy at times in the afternoon. High around 1 above.
Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 27 below. No lightning
risk.

$$

MEZ030-192300-
St Croix River-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...ST CROIX RIVER...

.TODAY...Mostly sunny. Much cooler with high around 8 above. North
winds 10 to 15 mph. Wind chill values as low as 15 below. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow until midnight...then snow after
midnight. Low around 3 below. North winds 10 mph shifting to the
northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
Wind chill values as low as 17 below after midnight. No lightning
risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy, snow. sleet in the afternoon. Areas of blowing
snow in the afternoon. Snow may be heavy at times. High around 17.
Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 14 below. No lightning
risk.

$$

MEZ030-192300-
West Quoddy Head-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...WEST QUODDY HEAD...

.TODAY...Mostly sunny. Much cooler with high around 17. North winds
10 to 25 mph. Wind chill values as low as 5 below. No lightning
risk. Water temperature 41 degrees Fahrenheit.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow until midnight...then snow after
midnight. Low around 9 above. Northeast winds 10 to 25 mph. Chance
of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as
5 below. No lightning risk. Water temperature 41 degrees Fahrenheit.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Snow in the morning...then freezing rain, sleet
and snow in the afternoon. Precipitation may be heavy at times.
Brisk and not as cool with high around 31. East winds 20 to 30 mph.
Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low
as 4 above. No lightning risk. Water temperature 41 degrees
Fahrenheit.

$$

MEZ004>006-010-011-031-192300-
Upper Penobscot Watershed-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...UPPER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Partly sunny through early afternoon, then becoming mostly
cloudy. Patchy blowing snow until mid morning. Much cooler with high
around 6 above. North winds 15 mph. Wind chill values as low as
17 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow until midnight...then snow after
midnight. Cold with low around 5 below. Northeast winds 10 mph
becoming 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 23 below after midnight. No
lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy, snow. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. Snow
may be heavy at times in the afternoon. High around 8 above.
Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 22 below. No lightning
risk.

For current and forecast flow conditions for the Penobscot...see
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=car

$$

MEZ011-015-016-031-192300-
Lower Penobscot Watershed-
349 AM EST Sat Jan 19 2019

...LOWER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Partly sunny. Much cooler with high around 10 above. North
winds 15 mph. Wind chill values as low as 10 below. No lightning
risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow until midnight...then snow after
midnight. Low around zero. Northeast winds 10 mph becoming 15 mph
after midnight. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill
values as low as 13 below. No lightning risk.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy, snow. sleet in the afternoon. Areas of blowing
snow in the afternoon. Snow may be heavy at times. High around 11.
Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 17 below. No lightning
risk.

For current and forecast flow conditions for the Penobscot...see
http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=car

$$

VJN



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