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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bar Harbor, Hancock County-Bar Harbor Airport (KBHB)

Lat: 44.45°NLon: 68.37°WElev: 82ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 8:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ellsworth ME

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light south wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers between 9pm and 1am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Heavy
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 10am.  Areas of fog before 7am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light south wind increasing to 9 to 14 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers between 9pm and 1am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 10am. Areas of fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Ellsworth ME
 44.58°N 68.5°W (Elev. 312 ft)
9:28 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
9pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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