Recreational Report
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Recreational Forecast for Northern and Eastern Maine
National Weather Service Caribou ME
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

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Top of Mount Katahdin-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

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

.TODAY...Cloudy this morning, then summit becoming obscured. A
slight chance of snow until mid morning...then a chance of snow late
this morning. snow likely this afternoon. Not as cool with high
around 24. Southwest winds 10 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent. Wind chill values as low as 8 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured. Snow until midnight. Sleet. rain and
freezing rain after midnight. Brisk and not as cool with low around
23. Temperatures rising to around 34 after midnight. Southwest winds
10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Chance of
precipitation 90 percent. Wind chill values as low as 16. No
lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Summit obscured. Areas of fog. Rain. sleet in the
afternoon. Very windy and not as cool with high around 39. Southwest
winds 25 to 40 mph. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. Wind
chill values as low as 20. No lightning risk.

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MEZ005-232230-
Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

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

.TODAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow until mid morning...then a
chance of snow late this morning. snow likely this afternoon. Not as
cool with high around 24. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Wind chill values as low as 9 below. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Snow until midnight. Sleet. rain or freezing rain
after midnight. Not as cool with low around 22. Temperatures rising
to around 32 after midnight. South winds 10 mph increasing to 10 to
15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No
lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Areas of fog. Rain. Not as cool with high around
42. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ029-232230-
Top of Cadillac Mountain-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

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

.TODAY...Cloudy this morning, then summit in and out of clouds. A
slight chance of snow early this afternoon. A chance of snow, rain
and sleet late. Brisk and not as cool with high around 37. Southwest
winds 10 to 30 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph this afternoon. Chance
of precipitation 30 percent. Wind chill values as low as 5 above. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit in and out of clouds until midnight, then summit
becoming obscured. Areas of fog. A chance of snow until midnight.
Rain, windy and not as cool with low around 36. Southwest winds
15 to 35 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Summit obscured. Areas of fog. Rain. Strong winds and
not as cool with high around 48. Southwest winds 30 to 45 mph
increasing to 40 to 50 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation
near 100 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ001-232230-
Top of Deboullie Mountain-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

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

.TODAY...Cloudy this morning, then summit in and out of clouds. A
chance of snow this morning...then snow this afternoon. Not as cool
with high around 20. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 80 percent. Wind chill values as low as 11 below. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit in and out of clouds until midnight, then summit
becoming obscured. Snow. freezing rain or sleet after midnight. Not
as cool with low around 17. Temperatures rising to around 26 after
midnight. South winds 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after
midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Summit obscured. Areas of fog. Freezing rain and sleet
in the morning. Rain. Not as cool with high around 39. South winds
10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 80 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ006-232230-
Top of Mars Hill Mountain-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

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

.TODAY...Cloudy through early afternoon, then summit in and out of
clouds. A slight chance of snow until mid morning...then a chance of
snow late this morning. snow this afternoon. Not as cool with high
around 24. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation
80 percent. Wind chill values as low as 13 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured. Snow. sleet or rain and freezing rain
after midnight. Not as cool with low around 21. Temperatures rising
to around 30 after midnight. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Summit obscured. Areas of fog. Rain. Not as cool with
high around 42. South winds 10 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation
near 100 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ010-232230-
Top of White Cap Mountain-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

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

.TODAY...Cloudy this morning, then summit in and out of clouds. A
slight chance of snow until mid morning...then a chance of snow late
this morning. snow likely this afternoon. Not as cool with high
around 24. Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation
70 percent. Wind chill values as low as 7 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Summit obscured until midnight, then summit in and out of
clouds. Sleet and snow until midnight. freezing rain. rain after
midnight. Not as cool with low around 23. Temperatures rising to
around 33 after midnight. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph increasing to
15 to 25 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Wind chill values as low as 15. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Summit obscured. Areas of fog. Rain, breezy and not as
cool with high around 41. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. Wind chill values as low as 23. No
lightning risk.

$$

MEZ010-232230-
Moosehead Lake-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...MOOSEHEAD LAKE...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow until mid morning...then a
chance of snow late this morning. snow likely this afternoon. Not as
cool with high around 24. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 70 percent. Wind chill values as low as 8 below. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Sleet or snow until midnight...then rain or
freezing rain after midnight. Not as cool with low around 20.
Temperatures rising to around 31 after midnight. South winds 10 mph
increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation
90 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Areas of fog. Rain. Not as cool with high around
40. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation
90 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ001-232230-
Allagash Wilderness Waterway-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...ALLAGASH WILDERNESS WATERWAY...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow this morning...then snow this
afternoon. High around 22. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 80 percent. Wind chill values as low as 11 below. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy, snow. sleet or rain or freezing rain after
midnight. Not as cool with low around 18. Temperatures rising to
around 28 after midnight. South winds 10 mph increasing to 10 to
15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No
lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Areas of fog. Rain. Not as cool with high around
40. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No
lightning risk.

$$

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St Croix River-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...ST CROIX RIVER...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow late this morning. A chance
of snow early this afternoon...then snow likely late. Not as cool
with high around 32. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation 60 percent. Wind chill values as low as 7 below. No
lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Snow or sleet likely until midnight. Rain. Areas
of fog after midnight. Not as cool with low around 29. South winds
10 mph shifting to the southwest 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance
of precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Areas of fog. Rain. Not as cool with high around
48. Southwest winds 10 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. No lightning risk.

$$

MEZ030-232230-
West Quoddy Head-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...WEST QUODDY HEAD...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow this afternoon. A chance of rain
late. Not as cool with high around 40. Southwest winds 10 to 25 mph.
Chance of precipitation 40 percent. Wind chill values as low as
4 above. No lightning risk. Water temperature 41 degrees Fahrenheit.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Areas of fog. Rain, breezy and not as cool with
low around 38. Southwest winds 15 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation
90 percent. No lightning risk. Water temperature 41 degrees
Fahrenheit.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Areas of fog. Rain. Very windy with high around
48. Southwest winds 25 to 35 mph increasing to 30 to 45 mph in the
afternoon. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning
risk. Water temperature 41 degrees Fahrenheit.

$$

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Upper Penobscot Watershed-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...UPPER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow until mid morning...then a
chance of snow late this morning and early afternoon. snow likely
late. Not as cool with high around 27. Southwest winds 15 mph.
Chance of precipitation 70 percent. Wind chill values as low as
10 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Sleet or snow until midnight. freezing rain. rain
after midnight. Not as cool with low around 24. Temperatures rising
to around 34 after midnight. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. No lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Areas of fog. Rain. Not as cool with high around
44. Southwest winds 10 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation near
100 percent. No lightning risk.

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

$$

MEZ011-015-016-031-232230-
Lower Penobscot Watershed-
322 AM EST Wed Jan 23 2019

...LOWER PENOBSCOT WATERSHED...

.TODAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow late this morning. A chance
of snow this afternoon. Not as cool with high around 32. Southwest
winds 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent. Wind chill values
as low as 4 below. No lightning risk.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. Freezing rain or snow and sleet likely until
midnight. Rain. Areas of fog after midnight. Not as cool with low
around 30. Temperatures rising to around 39 after midnight.
Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent. No
lightning risk.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Areas of fog. Rain, breezy and not as cool with
high around 48. Southwest winds 10 to 30 mph. Chance of
precipitation near 100 percent. 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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