Severe Weather Potential Today from the Great Lakes to the Mid-South; Fire Weather Concerns for Southern California

Thunderstorms, some severe, are expected today along and ahead of a cold front extending from the Great Lakes into the Mid-South. Unseasonably mild weather is forecast along most of the eastern seaboard into Saturday. Meanwhile, temperatures are expected to remain below normal for parts of the West, Plains, and Rockies. Elevated fire weather conditions continue for Southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sanford, Sanford Regional Airport (KSFM)

Lat: 43.4°NLon: 70.72°WElev: 243ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Oct 7:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sanford ME

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4am.  Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely.  Low around 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4am. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 11am, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely. Low around 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Sanford ME
 43.45°N 70.77°W (Elev. 299 ft)
6:33 pm EDT Oct 15, 2021
8pm EDT Oct 15, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 22, 2021
 
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