Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Spot Forecast for Young burn...Danforth Fire department
National Weather Service Caribou ME
1152 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1200 EDT on April 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service at 207-492-0166.

.DISCUSSION...

Southwest winds could occasionally gust to 20 mph until 6pm.

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.........Sunny (15-25 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
Min humidity........20 percent.
WIND SHIFT..........Not expected
Mixing height.......5700-7400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 22 to 23 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (108100 knot-ft).
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.

TIME (EDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........18  18  17  18  20  22
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............60  64  68  69  68  65
RH..............26  22  20  20  21  26
Eye lvl wnd dir.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Eye lvl wnd spd.6   7   7   7   7   6
Eye lvl wnd gst.9   12  12  12  12  12
Mix hgt (kft)...5.7 6.7 7.4 7.4 7.1 6.7
Transp wind dir.W   W   W   W   W   W
Transp wind spd.22  23  23  23  22  22
VRate kt-ft/1000108 133 150 148 138 126

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent) then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (55-65 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Min temperature.....Around 41.
Max humidity........76 percent.
WIND SHIFT..........Not expected
Mixing height.......4100-6000 ft AGL decreasing to 2800-3800 ft AGL
                    late in the evening.
Transport winds.....Southwest 22 to 24 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (70600 knot-ft) decreasing to good to
                    excellent (53700-64400 knot-ft) after midnight.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........24  25  27  27  28  28  28  29  29  40  50  61
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
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............62  59  56  54  53  51  50  48  47  45  44  42
RH..............30  34  40  43  44  50  52  56  58  62  68  73
Eye lvl wnd dir.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Eye lvl wnd spd.6   6   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
Eye lvl wnd gst.9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9
Mix hgt (kft)...6.0 5.4 4.8 4.5 4.1 3.8 3.6 3.4 3.2 3.0 2.9 2.8
Transp wind dir.W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   SW  SW  SW
Transp wind spd.22  23  23  24  24  23  23  22  22  22  22  22
VRate kt-ft/1000117 107 98  92  85  78  71  64  60  56  54  54

$$
Forecaster...MWALKER
Requested by...Thomas Farr
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807644.0/CAR
.DELDT 04/24/18
.EMAIL Tgfarr1968@gmail.com


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