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Severe weather threat continues and flash flooding returns to portions of the Plains Thursday

The severe weather threat will continue over portions of the Plains on Thursday. Large hail and damaging winds are the primary threats. Moderate to heavy rain will also be possible, mainly across the southern Plains, returning the flash flood threat to an area with already saturated soils.
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Current conditions at

Portland, Portland International Jetport (KPWM)

Lat: 43.64°NLon: 70.3°WElev: 72ft.

Partly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.1 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 28 May 11:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West End ME

  • Today

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Severe Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Increasing clouds, with a high near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 11am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
West End ME
 43.64°N 70.27°W
9:17 am EDT May 28, 2015
10am EDT May 28, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2015
 
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