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Spot Forecast for SMCC RX Burn...US Forest Service
National Weather Service Gray ME
950 AM EDT Fri Apr 20 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 EDT on April 20.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (207) 688-3224, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

Cool and cloudy weather continues today with widely scattered rain
and snow showers mainly over the mountains and the Mid Coast of
Maine. Northwest winds of around 10 to 15 mph will gusts into the
lower 20s are expected through the afternoon.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (65-75 percent), then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (80-90 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 49.
Min humidity........50 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 11 to 14 mph with gusts to
                    around 21 mph.
Mixing height.......4000-5700 ft AGL, increasing to 5700-7400 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest 22 to 25 mph.
Haines Index........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

TIME (EDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........51  72  78  85  91  82  74  75
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............44  46  47  48  49  49  49  49
RH..............60  55  51  51  50  50  50  50
20 FT wind dir..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT wind spd..11  12  13  13  14  14  13  13
20 FT wind gust.18  19  20  21  21  21  21  20
Mix hgt (kft)...4.0 4.9 5.7 6.6 7.4 6.8 6.3 5.7
Transp wind dir.NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   NW  NW
Transp wind spd.23  23  23  22  22  23  24  25
Haines index....3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3

$$

Forecaster...HANES
Requested by...Jon Janelle
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807179.0/GYX
.DELDT 04/20/18



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