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Spot Forecast for Tryon Field A...Maine Forest Service
National Weather Service Gray ME
642 PM EDT Thu Apr 19 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1900 EDT on April 19.
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.

NOTE... this spot forecast is for tonight through Friday night.
Please resubmit the request for Sunday in order to get a tabular
forecast prepared for Sunday.

On Sunday we are expecting a northwest wind at 10 to 15 mph,
gusting as high as 20 mph. Relative humidity will bottom out at
around 35 percent in the afternoon with a high mixing height of
around 6,000 to 8,000 feet.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Rain showers likely
                    early in the evening, then a chance of rain
                    showers early in the evening. A slight chance
                    of rain showers early in the evening.
CWR.................6 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........82 percent.
Min apparent temp...29.
Wind (20 ft)........Light and variable winds, becoming northwest 5
                    to 6 mph early in the evening.
Transport winds.....Northwest 9 to 18 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to excellent (20000-64400 knot-ft).
CEILING (KFT).......3.7, increasing to 4.5 in the late evening and
overnight.

TIME (EDT)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........94  92  91  89  88  88  88  87  88  89  90
Weather cov.....CHC SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO  NO
CWR.............10  0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Temp............41  41  40  40  39  38  38  37  36  36  35
RH..............70  67  70  67  70  73  70  72  75  75  75
Aparnt tmp (F)..38  37  36  35  34  33  33  32  30  30  29
20 FT wind dir..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT wind spd..4   5   5   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6
20 FT wind gust.7   8   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Transp wind dir.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
Transp wind spd.14  17  18  18  18  17  17  16  16  16  17
LVORI...........M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M
ADI.............M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M
VRate kt-ft/100060  64  57  45  32  28  24  20  21  22  24
Ceiling (kft)...3.8 4.3 5.0 5.2 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.2 4.5 4.5 4.5

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 50.
Min humidity........49 percent.
Min apparent temp...27.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 8 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest 18 to 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair to excellent (28000-71200 knot-ft),
                    increasing to excellent (110300 knot-ft) in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
CEILING (KFT).......4.0 until late afternoon.

TIME (EDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........89  87  83  83  82  80  83  87  89  83  76  70
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
Temp............35  34  37  41  44  46  47  48  48  48  48  48
RH..............78  82  75  65  57  53  51  49  49  49  49  49
Aparnt tmp (F)..28  27  30  34  38  40  41  42  43  43  43  43
20 FT wind dir..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT wind spd..6   7   8   9   10  11  12  12  13  13  13  13
20 FT wind gust.11  13  14  16  17  18  18  19  20  20  20  20
Transp wind dir.NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NW
Transp wind spd.18  20  21  23  25  26  25  24  23  23  24  24
LVORI...........M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M
ADI.............M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M
VRate kt-ft/100028  33  38  71  110 150 149 144 139 136 134 132
Ceiling (kft)...4.6 4.6 4.6 4.1 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). A slight chance
                    of rain showers after midnight. A slight chance
                    of snow showers after midnight.
CWR.................0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 33.
Max humidity........82 percent.
Min apparent temp...27.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 23 mph
                    early in the evening.
Transport winds.....Northwest 14 to 23 mph, decreasing to around 13
                    mph late.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (72300 knot-ft), decreasing to poor
                    to good (12000-49100 knot-ft) early in the
                    evening.


TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........65  64  64  63  80  80  75  71  66  64  61  59
Weather cov.....                        SCH SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....                        RS  RS  SW  SW
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
Temp............47  45  43  42  41  40  37  36  34  34  33  33
RH..............51  55  60  62  65  67  72  72  78  78  82  82
Aparnt tmp (F)..42  40  38  37  36  35  31  30  28  28  27  27
20 FT wind dir..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT wind spd..12  10  8   7   7   7   7   6   6   6   6   6
20 FT wind gust.18  17  14  13  12  12  12  10  10  10  10  10
Transp wind dir.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
Transp wind spd.23  23  22  22  23  23  22  20  17  15  14  13
LVORI...........M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M
ADI.............M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M
VRate kt-ft/1000102 72  46  47  49  49  39  29  20  17  14  12
Ceiling (kft)...

$$
Forecaster...KIMBLE
Requested by...Ranger Erik Ahlquist
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807121.0/GYX
.DELDT 04/19/18



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