Winter Storm Impacting the Central and Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm Moves into the West

A strengthening winter storm with trailing cold front will continue to progress across the central U.S. today then the eastern U.S. on Wednesday. Areas of heavy snow, severe thunderstorms, record high temperatures, high winds, and critical fire weather are expected due to the storm. Another storm system is likely to spread heavy rain and snow with strong winds across the West later this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Portland, Portland International Jetport (KPWM)

Lat: 43.64°NLon: 70.3°WElev: 72ft.

A Few Clouds

44°F

7°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.3 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 27 Feb 10:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Portland ME

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 44. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly after midnight.  Areas of fog. Low around 40. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Showers
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers before 7am, then showers after 10am.  Areas of fog before 10am. High near 48. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers, mainly before 3am.  Low around 23. Windy, with a south wind around 30 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Breezy.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 44. Southeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Showers, mainly after midnight. Areas of fog. Low around 40. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers before 7am, then showers after 10am. Areas of fog before 10am. High near 48. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers, mainly before 3am. Low around 23. Windy, with a south wind around 30 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Portland ME
 43.66°N 70.27°W (Elev. 7 ft)
9:18 am EST Feb 27, 2024
11am EST Feb 27, 2024-6pm EST Mar 4, 2024
 
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