Western Heat and Monsoon Continues; Increasing Moisture in the East

High pressure continues to produce excessive heat and critical fire weather conditions for portions of the west, with heavy rains and potential for flash flooding associated with the monsoons in the southwest. Meanwhile, a cold front approaching the east coast is increasing the humidity and heat index, and bringing potential for heavy rain and flash flooding.
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Last Update: 337 AM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018

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Caribou, ME Local Forecast Office

20NM S Bar Harbor ME

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Synopsis: ANZ005-162030- 337 AM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018 .Synopsis for Eastport ME to Stonington ME Out 25 NM... High pres will remain over the waters into tonight. A cold front will approach later Tue then cross the waters Tue night into Wed. High pres will build across the region later Wed into Fri. $$

Today
Light and variable winds, becoming S 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of dense fog early this morning, then areas of fog late this morning. Patchy fog this afternoon. Vsby 1 nm or less, increasing to 1 to 3 nm this afternoon.
Tonight
S winds 5 to 10 kt. Gusts up to 20 kt after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 ft. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Tue
S winds 10 to 15 kt with gusts up to 20 kt. Seas 3 to 5 ft. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely with a chance of tstms in the afternoon. Areas of fog. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Tue Night
SW winds 15 to 20 kt, diminishing to 10 to 15 kt after midnight. Seas around 5 ft. A chance of tstms. Showers. Vsby 1 to 3 nm.
Wed
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft. A chance of showers.
Wed Night
NW winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas around 4 ft.
Thu
N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Fri
W winds around 5 kt, becoming SW. Seas around 3 ft. winds and seas higher in and near tstms.

Winds and seas higher in and near tstms.
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Last Update: 337 AM EDT Mon Jul 16 2018
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