Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Recreational Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

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Top of Mount Katahdin-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

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

.TODAY...Cloudy through early afternoon, then summit becoming
obscured. Numerous showers late this morning and early afternoon. A
chance of thunderstorms early this afternoon...then scattered showers
late. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and small hail
early this afternoon. Breezy and much cooler with high around 44.
Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph this
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Lightning risk is
elevated.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy until midnight, then becoming mostly clear.
Patchy frost until midnight...then areas of frost after midnight.
Breezy, cooler with low around 31. North winds 15 to 25 mph. No
lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Areas
of frost in the morning. High around 45. Northwest winds 10 to
15 mph. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ005-232130-
Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

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

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy through early afternoon, then becoming partly
sunny. Numerous showers late this morning and early afternoon. A
chance of thunderstorms early this afternoon...then isolated showers
late. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and small hail early
this afternoon. Much cooler with high around 60. Light winds
becoming north around 10 mph this afternoon. Chance of precipitation
70 percent. Lightning risk is elevated.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear. Patchy frost after midnight. Much cooler
with low around 35. North winds around 10 mph until midnight
becoming light winds. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. High
around 64. Light winds. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ029-232130-
Top of Cadillac Mountain-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

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

.TODAY...Summit obscured this morning, then becoming cloudy.
Numerous showers with a chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and small hail this afternoon.
High around 60. West winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent. Lightning risk is elevated.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers until midnight. Low
around 43. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
30 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. High around 56. North winds around 10 mph
shifting to the west in the afternoon. No lightning risk.

$$

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Top of Deboullie Mountain-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

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

.TODAY...Summit obscured through early afternoon, then becoming
mostly cloudy. Scattered showers until mid morning...then showers
late this morning and early afternoon. Much cooler with high around
48. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
80 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear until midnight, then becoming partly cloudy.
Cooler with low around 36. North winds around 10 mph until midnight
becoming light winds. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. High
around 55. Light winds becoming west around 10 mph in the afternoon.
No lightning risk.

$$

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Top of Mars Hill Mountain-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

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

.TODAY...Summit obscured. Isolated showers until mid morning...then
showers late this morning and early afternoon. Scattered showers
late. Much cooler with high around 52. West winds around 10 mph
shifting to the north this afternoon. Chance of precipitation 90
percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured until midnight, then becoming mostly
clear. Patchy frost after midnight. Much cooler with low around 35.
North winds 10 to 15 mph. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. High
around 61. Northwest winds around 10 mph. No lightning risk.

$$

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Top of White Cap Mountain-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

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

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy through early afternoon, then summit becoming
obscured. Scattered showers late this morning. Numerous showers with
a chance of thunderstorms early this afternoon...then scattered
showers late. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and small
hail early this afternoon. Much cooler with high around 49. Northwest
winds 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Lightning
risk is elevated.
.TONIGHT...Summit in and out of clouds until midnight, then becoming
partly cloudy. Cooler with low around 36. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. High
around 51. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ010-232130-
Moosehead Lake-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

...MOOSEHEAD LAKE...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy through early afternoon, then becoming partly
sunny. Scattered showers from late morning on. A chance of
thunderstorms early this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce
gusty winds and small hail early this afternoon. High around 59.
Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph this afternoon. Waves 2
feet. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Lightning risk is elevated.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Much cooler with low around 36. Waves
1 foot. North winds around 10 mph until midnight becoming light
winds. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. High around 62. Waves 1 foot. Light winds
becoming west around 10 mph in the afternoon. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ001-232130-
Allagash Wilderness Waterway-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

...ALLAGASH WILDERNESS WATERWAY...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy through early afternoon, then becoming partly
sunny. Scattered showers until mid morning...then numerous showers
late this morning and early afternoon. Much cooler with high around
54. Northwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear until midnight, then becoming partly cloudy.
Widespread frost after midnight. Much cooler with low around 27.
North winds 10 mph until midnight becoming light winds. No lightning
risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. Areas
of frost in the morning. High around 61. Light winds. No lightning
risk.

$$

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St Croix River-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

...ST CROIX RIVER...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers this morning. Numerous
showers with a chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and small hail this afternoon.
High around 63. Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph this
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Lightning risk is
elevated.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy frost after midnight. Much cooler
with low around 35. North winds around 10 mph until midnight
becoming light winds. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. High
around 63. Light winds. No lightning risk.

$$

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West Quoddy Head-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

...WEST QUODDY HEAD...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers until mid morning...then
isolated showers late this morning. Numerous showers with a chance
of thunderstorms this afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty
winds and small hail this afternoon. High around 55. Light winds
becoming southwest around 10 mph this afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Lightning risk is elevated. Water
temperature 46 degrees Fahrenheit.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Scattered showers until midnight. Low
around 40. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
30 percent. No lightning risk. Water temperature 46 degrees
Fahrenheit.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. High around 55. Light winds becoming
southwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. No lightning risk. Water
temperature 46 degrees Fahrenheit.

$$

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Upper Penobscot Watershed-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

...UPPER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy through early afternoon, then becoming partly
sunny. Scattered showers late this morning. Numerous showers with a
chance of thunderstorms early this afternoon...then scattered showers
late. Some thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and small hail
early this afternoon. Cooler with high around 62. Light winds
becoming northwest around 10 mph this afternoon. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Lightning risk is elevated.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Patchy frost after midnight. Much cooler
with low around 36. North winds around 10 mph until midnight
becoming light winds. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Sunny in the morning, then becoming partly sunny. High
around 65. Light winds. No lightning risk.

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

$$

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Lower Penobscot Watershed-
326 AM EDT Wed May 23 2018

...LOWER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers this morning. Numerous
showers with a chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Some
thunderstorms may produce gusty winds and small hail this afternoon.
High around 67. Light winds becoming northwest around 10 mph this
afternoon. Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Lightning risk is
elevated.
.TONIGHT...Partly cloudy. Cooler with low around 39. North winds
around 10 mph until midnight becoming light winds. No lightning
risk.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. High around 66. Light winds becoming west
10 mph in the afternoon. No lightning risk.

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

$$



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