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Major nor'easter to affect northeastern U.S.

The stage is being set for a major nor'easter to affect parts of the Northeast Monday through Wednesday. This system will be responsible for heavy snowfall and strong winds, with blizzard conditions possible along coastal areas from New Jersey to Massachusetts. Blizzard Warnings are in effect along the coast from central New Jersey to the Canadian border.
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7-Day Forecast for Latitude 43.66°N and Longitude 70.27°W (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Portland ME
Issued by: National Weather Service Gray/Portland, ME
Last Update: 3:24 am EST Jan 26, 2015




Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 20. Wind chill values as low as -9. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight: A chance of snow before 11pm, then snow likely between 11pm and 1am, then snow with areas of blowing snow after 1am. Low around 13. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 7 inches possible.

Tuesday: Snow with areas of blowing snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 20. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a north wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 9 to 13 inches possible.

Tuesday Night: Snow with areas of blowing snow before 1am, then snow likely between 1am and 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Low around 14. Wind chill values as low as -5. Windy, with a north wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.

Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.

Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.



Point Forecast: Portland MESimilar City Names
 43.66°N 70.27°W

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