720  
FNUS71 KCAR 171958  
FWSCAR  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR SCHILLINGER RD...DANFORTH FIRE DEPARTMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CARIBOU ME  
358 PM EDT TUE OCT 17 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1700 EDT ON OCTOBER 17.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE AT 207-492-0166.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
CONTINUED DRY. BREEZY SOUTHWEST WINDS TILL SUNSET, THEN WINDS SUBSIDING  
THIS EVENING.  
 
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  
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................NO TSTMS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.  
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
WIND SHIFT..........TO WEST EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......4900 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 15 MPH.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (66100 KNOT-FT).  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.  
 
TIME (EDT) 5 PM  
SKY (%).........31  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE  
TSTM COV........NO  
CWR.............0  
LAL.............1  
TEMP............49  
RH..............52  
EYE LEVEL WIND..SW 4G15  
MIX HGT (FT)....4900  
TRANSPORT WIND..W 15  
VRATE KT-FT/100066  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING  
PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................NO TSTMS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.  
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS 10 MPH.  
WIND SHIFT..........TO SOUTHWEST BY LATE AFTERNOON  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700-4600 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 2400-2600 FT  
AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 18 TO 25 MPH...BECOMING WEST 22 TO 30  
MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.  
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (45500-83800 KNOT-FT).  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.  
 
TIME (EDT) 6 PM 8 PM 10 PM MIDNGT 2 AM 4 AM  
SKY (%).........38 47 62 71 74 50  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........NO NO NO NO NO NO  
CWR.............0 0 0 0 0 0  
LAL.............1 1 1 1 1 1  
TEMP............48 45 43 42 40 37  
RH..............54 58 65 67 76 89  
EYE LEVEL WIND..SW 4 S 4 SW 4 SW 4 SW 4 SW 4  
EYE LVL WND GST.15 15 15 10 15 10  
MIX HGT (FT)....4600 3800 3300 2900 2600 2400  
TRANSPORT WIND..W 18 SW 25 W 29 SW 29 SW 24 W 22  
VRATE KT-FT/100073 82 83 71 55 47  
 

 
FORECASTER...VJN  
REQUESTED BY...THOMAS FARR  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1717406.0/CAR  
.EMAIL TGFARR1968@GMAIL.COM  
 
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