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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sanford, Sanford Regional Airport (KSFM)

Lat: 43.4°NLon: 70.72°WElev: 243ft.

Light Snow

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.51 in (1034.1 mb)
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill6°F (-14°C)
Last update 16 Jan 2:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N West Kennebunk ME

Winter Storm Watch January 16, 07:00pm until January 17, 05:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as zero. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  Cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow, mainly before 5pm. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 34. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. Wind chill values as low as zero. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. North wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 10pm. The snow could be heavy at times. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow, mainly before 5pm. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 34. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N West Kennebunk ME
 43.45°N 70.62°W (Elev. 180 ft)
11:11 pm EST Jan 15, 2018
3am EST Jan 16, 2018-6pm EST Jan 22, 2018
 
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