Flooding Lingers Across the Northeast; Fire Weather Concerns Continue Out West

Although the heaviest rainfall has ended, significant flooding continues across parts of New York and Pennsylvania. Heavy rainfall may also lead to localized flash flooding across Central parts of the country. Across the west, dry thunderstorms with locally strong winds could lead to dust storms or new fire starts this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bangor, Bangor International Airport (KBGR)

Lat: 44.8°NLon: 68.82°WElev: 190ft.

Fog/Mist

70°F

21°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1010.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 15 Aug 12:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Amherst ME

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Heavy Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 62. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers. Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Light and variable wind.
Friday
A chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 62. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Amherst ME
 44.83°N 68.37°W (Elev. 259 ft)
12:03 am EDT Aug 15, 2018
1am EDT Aug 15, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 21, 2018
 
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