Summer Heat Continues; Severe Weather For Northeast

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, southern Plains, Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, severe thunderstorms are in the forecast for the Northeast into the northern Mid-Atlantic for damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Frenchville, Northern Aroostook Regional Airport (KFVE)

Lat: 47.29°NLon: 68.31°WElev: 988ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 4:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fort Kent ME

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers between 1pm and 3pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers between 1pm and 3pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. Light southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail and gusty winds. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Kent ME
 47.25°N 68.58°W (Elev. 600 ft)
3:02 am EDT Aug 21, 2019
5am EDT Aug 21, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2019
 
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