Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Caribou, ME

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Spot Forecast for BPL 1...Maine Forest Service
National Weather Service Caribou ME
919 AM EDT Mon Oct 3 2022

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1200 EDT on October 03.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact NWS Caribou at 207-492-0166 with any further questions.

.DISCUSSION...

Sunny today. Light north/northeast winds this morning, becoming variable
this afternoon.

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 (0-10 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 58.
Min humidity........36 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds.
Wind shift..........Light north/northeast winds this morning,
                    becoming variable this afternoon.
Mixing height.......4000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 1 to 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (2600 knot-ft) early in the morning
                    increasing to fair (19100 knot-ft) in the
                    afternoon.

TIME (EDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........4   3   3   3   3   3
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............48  52  56  57  58  57
RH..............47  43  37  37  36  37
Eye lvl wnd dir.N   N   N   NE  NE  NE
Eye lvl wnd spd.3   3   3   3   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   5   4   5   4   4
Mix hgt (kft)...3.2 3.7 4.0 3.7 3.3 2.6
Transp wind dir.N   N   N   N   NE  NE
Transp wind spd.7   6   5   3   2   1
Vrate kt-ft/1K..19  18  16  11  7   3
Ventrate Cat....PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (0-10 percent). Patchy frost
                    overnight. Areas of frost after 3 am, then
                    widespread frost early in the morning.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 31.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds.
Wind shift..........Light and variable winds.
Mixing height.......0 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East around 2 mph shifting to the south 0 to 3
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (0 knot-ft).

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........3   2   2   2   2   2   3   3   4   5   7   9
Weather cov.....                            PTY PTY ARS ARS WID
Weather type....                            FST FST FST FST FST
Tstm cov........
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............52  47  42  41  39  38  36  35  34  34  32  31
RH..............46  56  67  70  79  82  85  89  89  89  92  96
Eye lvl wnd dir.N   N   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N
Eye lvl wnd spd.1   1   1   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Eye lvl wnd gst.3   2   2       1
Mix hgt (kft)...1.9 1.3 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Transp wind dir.E   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Transp wind spd.2   3   3   2   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Vrate kt-ft/1K..4   4   2   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Ventrate Cat....PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent). Areas of frost early in
                    the morning, then patchy frost early in the
                    morning.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 61.
Min humidity........51 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds.
Wind shift..........
Mixing height.......4100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 0 to 6 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (0 knot-ft) early in the morning
                    increasing to fair (20700 knot-ft) in the
                    afternoon.

TIME (EDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........10  11  12  11  12  16  18  21  23  26  28  31
Weather cov.....ARS ARS PTY
Weather type....FST FST FST
Tstm cov........
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............32  32  36  43  50  54  56  58  60  60  59  59
RH..............88  96  100 86  68  61  57  55  51  53  55  57
Eye lvl wnd dir.N   NW  NW  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Eye lvl wnd spd.0   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
Eye lvl wnd gst.1               3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
Mix hgt (kft)...0.1 0.1 0.1 0.6 1.4 2.3 3.1 3.7 4.1 4.0 3.7 3.2
Transp wind dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Transp wind spd.0   0   0   1   3   5   6   6   6   6   6   6
Vrate kt-ft/1K..0   0   0   1   4   9   15  19  21  20  19  16
Ventrate Cat....PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR  PR

$$
Forecaster...NORCROSS
Requested by...Malcolm MacDonald
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 2218999.0/CAR
.DELDT 10/03/22
.FormatterVersion 2.0.0
.EMAIL malcolm.macdonald@maine.gov


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