Heavy Rainfall Across the South; Strong Storm Impacting the Bering Sea

Heavy rainfall and isolated severe thunderstorms are possible across the South with a stalled front across the region. The remnants of Typhoon Hagibis continue to impact the Bering Sea with very strong winds and large waves. Elsewhere, a developing coastal storm is forecast to bring heavy rain and strong winds to New England late Wednesday into Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wiscasset Airport (KIWI)

Lat: 43.96°NLon: 69.71°WElev: 53ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Oct 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newcastle ME

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 60. West wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 33. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly after 11pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 48. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Rain
    then Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 55. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 60. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 33. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly after 11pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 48. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 55. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Newcastle ME
 44.03°N 69.53°W (Elev. 0 ft)
8:52 am EDT Oct 15, 2019
12pm EDT Oct 15, 2019-6pm EDT Oct 21, 2019
 
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